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Preview: Albany 16/04/15

Preview: Albany 16/04/15

Apr 16, 2015

RACE 1: 10-PICKJAM (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Pickjam looks ready to produce a peak performance at her third run back from a spell this afternoon and will appreciate the step up in distance. Expecting her to finish in the top three. RACE 2: 2-ACQUITTED (SHAUN MEERES) Acquitted ...

Team Wolfe treble on Albany Cup Day

Team Wolfe treble on Albany Cup Day

Apr 08, 2015

Although we didn't take home either of the feature events it was still an Albany Cup Day to remember last Sunday, winning three of the first four races with Chasing Chaos, Lucky Charlie and Bettsie, each of them ridden by stable jockey Shaun McGruddy. Exciting ...

Preview: Bunbury 8/04/15

Preview: Bunbury 8/04/15

Apr 08, 2015

RACE 6: 3-COUNTERCAT (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Countercat has performed reasonably well in three metro 60-plus handicap outings sice returning from a let-up and he appears to have found a more suitable assignment at Bunbury this afternoon. Should enjoy the run of the race from ...

Preview: Ascot 4/04/15

Preview: Ascot 4/04/15

Apr 04, 2015

RACE 6: 10-WAR KSAR (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) War Ksar is a promising three-year-old taking on some quality opposition this afternoon and he showed he was up to these when a closing fifth, beaten 1-1/4 lengths last Saturday week. Isn't helped by the outside barrier here, but ...

Preview: Ascot 28/03/15

Preview: Ascot 28/03/15

Mar 28, 2015

RACE 4: 7-I SEE LUCK (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) I See Luck comes to town after a slightly disappointing performance third-up at Mt Barker 15/03, when run off his feet early and never able to get into contention. The blinkers are on here but this is a very competitive 60+ handicap ...

Ancient Spell weaves some of his old magic

Ancient Spell weaves some of his old magic

Mar 26, 2015

Stable veteran Ancient Spell finished our day off perfectly with a dominant win in the Due South - Cellarbrations Handicap (1636m) at the Albany Racing Club this afternoon. Stable jock Shaun McGruddy gave him every possible chance in running and old Ancient was able ...

Preview: Albany 26/03/15

Preview: Albany 26/03/15

Mar 26, 2015

RACE 1: 4-AND SO AM I (MITCHELL PATEMAN) And So Am I has been really brave at his past two outings when racing very competitively and he appears to get his chance to break through today. Should be able to lead or take up a prime position from the inside barrier here and ...

Preview: Bunbury 25/03/15

Preview: Bunbury 25/03/15

Mar 25, 2015

RACE 8: 8-FIELD OF VISION (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Weevils Mens has raced without luck since winning his maiden at Albany 29/01 and there is no doubt he should have finished several lengths closer at Bunbury 8/03 last start, when held up for the majority of the ...

Tiger does us proud

Tiger does us proud

Mar 21, 2015

Big result for Team Wolfe with one of our all-time favourites Tiger Pete saluting the judge in the Bailey's Handicap (Race 4-1200m) at Ascot today, courtesy of a perfect ride from Shaun McGruddy. Tiger Pete has now picked up almost $350,000 in stakes after we snared him ...

Preview: Ascot 21/03/15

Preview: Ascot 21/03/15

Mar 21, 2015

RACE 4: 5-TIGER PETE (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Tiger Pete drops back into a ratings 66+ handicap at Ascot this afternoon after an encouraging fourth in 72+ company last Saturday. Finding his way back down in the ratings and we think his run last Saturday measures up well against ...

Mr Utopia heading east

Mr Utopia heading east

Mar 16, 2015

Quality five-year-old Mr Utopia has been booked on a float to Melbourne this Saturday March 21 and is headed for the Caulfield stables of leading trainer Robert Smerdon. The Steve Wolfe-trained and part-owned gelding is heading east to capitilise on the ample racing ...

Preview: Ascot 14/03/15

Preview: Ascot 14/03/15

Mar 14, 2015

RACE 1: 8-TIGER PETE (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Tiger Pete is getting down in the ratings now and gets in this afternoon as a metro 72 after peaking as a metro 90 in late 2013. Competed well but just faded late when finishing sixth behind She'a A Virtue in a similar ...

Preview: Bunbury 12/03/15

Preview: Bunbury 12/03/15

Mar 12, 2015

RACE 6: 8-KOROLENKO (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Korolenko has performed really well in his five starts this campaign and probably should have finished in the money at Bunbury 1/03 last start, when held up behind heels at a crucial stage. Looks reasonably well placed in this and we ...

Preview: Albany 7/03/15

Preview: Albany 7/03/15

Mar 07, 2015

RACE 1: 3-ENCOSTA LAS VEGAS (LUCAS CAMILLERI) Encosta Las Vegas is coming off a bad day at the office at Bunbury 19/02 and we are simply putting a line through that performance. Previous form was good and we have made some adjustments to his gear and training in recent ...

Rundown: Ascot 4/03/15

Rundown: Ascot 4/03/15

Mar 05, 2015

RACE 2: 2-FIELD OF VISION (PETER HALL) Thoroheads Summary Race 2: 1800m | FP: 3rd (of 12) | Jockey: Peter Hall Evenly away from b2 and was allowed to find his feet early, drifting back to settle 8th (2-wide). Held a similar position in the middle stages, but was ...

Preview: Ascot 4/03/15

Preview: Ascot 4/03/15

Mar 04, 2015

RACE 2: 2-FIELD OF VISION (PETER HALL) Field Of Vision is enjoying a terrific preparation and showed he was just about ready to make the next step when a game fourth in ratings 60+ company at Ascot last Saturday week. Did a fair bit of work in the early stages to work ...

Rundown: Bunbury 1/03/15

Rundown: Bunbury 1/03/15

Mar 02, 2015

RACE 9: 4-KOROLENKO (PETER HALL) Thoroheads Summary Race 9: 1690m | FP: 5th (of 11) | Jockey: Peter Hall Began well from b2 and led them up early, before easing to take a trail and settle 3rd (rail) behind the leader. Travelled strongly in the early and middle ...

Rundown: Ascot 28/02/15

Rundown: Ascot 28/02/15

Mar 01, 2015

RACE 6: 8-TIGER PETE (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Thoroheads Summary Race 6: 1200m | FP: 6th (of 9) | Jockey: Shaun McGruddy Began well from b1 and was among the leaders early before easing to settle 4th (rail) behind the leader. ...

Preview: Bunbury 1/03/15

Preview: Bunbury 1/03/15

Mar 01, 2015

RACE 9: 4-KOROLENKO (PETER HALL) Korolenko hasn't done a lot wrong this campaign and we were satisfied with his efforts at Ascot 14/02 last start, when having to do a bit of work in the early and middle stages to race outside the leader. Was going to run fourth before ...

Preview: Ascot 28/02/15

Preview: Ascot 28/02/15

Feb 28, 2015

RACE 6: 8-TIGER PETE (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Tiger Pete returns to city racing after two 70-plus outings in the Great Southern, coming back to 72-plus metro company with 55kg and dropping 6kg on his latest Mt Barker 18/02 outing. Taking on some smart ...

Rundown: Albany 26/02/15

Rundown: Albany 26/02/15

Feb 27, 2015

RACE 2: 5-I SEE LUCK (BEN PATERSON) Thoroheads Summary Race 2: 1242m | FP: 5th (of 7) | Jockey: Ben Paterson Began well from b2 and shared the lead early before being crossed by an outside runner and settling 3rd (rail) ...

Rundown: Ascot 25/02/15

Rundown: Ascot 25/02/15

Feb 26, 2015

RACE 1: 2-TWO EYE SEE (PETER HALL) Thoroheads Summary Race 1: 1000m | FP: 5th (of 10) | Jockey: Peter Hall Awkwardly away from b3 but was quickly into stride, improving to share the lead before easing to ...

Preview: Albany 26/02/15

Preview: Albany 26/02/15

Feb 26, 2015

RACE 2: 5-I SEE LUCK (BEN PATERSON) I See Luck returned to winning form when racing first-up in a similar assignment to this at Albany 8/02, enjoying a lovely run behind the leader and being produced at the right time in the straight. Should be able to enjoy a similar run ...

Preview: Ascot 25/02/15

Preview: Ascot 25/02/15

Feb 25, 2015

RACE 1: 2-TWO EYE SEE (PETER HALL) Two Eye See is on the quick back-up after his encouraging debut at Bunbury six days ago, when racing outside the leader and competing well in the straight to hold down third. We have hardly had a saddle on him since and he will ...