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Rundown: Ascot 10/01/15

Rundown: Ascot 10/01/15

Jan 11, 2015

RACE 8: 2-ALVARES (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Thoroheads Summary Race 8: 1500m | FP: 12th (of 12) | Jockey: Shaun McGruddy Well away from b2 and urged along to share the lead early before being crossed by an outside runner passing ...

Preview: Ascot 10/01/15

Preview: Ascot 10/01/15

Jan 10, 2015

RACE 8: 2-ALVARES (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Alvares led them up in R66+ company at Ascot 14 days ago and competed very well in the straight to finish only a half-length behind the second placegetter. Naturally goes up in weight (2.5kg) dropping back ...

Trial Report: Albany 8/01/15

Trial Report: Albany 8/01/15

Jan 09, 2015

HEAT 1: WAR KSAR Thoroheads Summary Heat 1: 1000m | FP: 1st (of 12) | Jockey: Shaun McGruddy Well away and worked forward to lead early, before easing to be crossed by outside runners, dropping in to the rail to settle 5th (rail). Held a similar position on ...

Rundown: Albany 8/01/15

Rundown: Albany 8/01/15

Jan 09, 2015

RACE 2: 2-BOYS BUSINESS (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Thoroheads Summary Race 2: 1600m | FP: 1st (of 15) | Jockey: Shaun McGruddy Well away from b4 and raced among the leaders early, before dropping in behind heels to ...

Rundown: Ascot 7/01/15

Rundown: Ascot 7/01/15

Jan 08, 2015

Race 5: 2-Jester Rock (Shaun McGruddy) Thoroheads Summary Race 5: 1400m | FP: 8th (of 14) | Jockey: Shaun McGruddy Well away from b3 and raced among the leaders early before easing to land just off-pace ...

Race to race double for Team Wolfe

Race to race double for Team Wolfe

Jan 08, 2015

Improving three-year-old Rare Selection blitzed his rivals in the Balgownie Equine Maiden (Race 3-1200m), recording a race-to-race double for SJ Wolfe Racing at Albany today. The handsome Rare Selection, who put the writing on the wall with an encouraging performance at ...

Boys Business breaks through

Boys Business breaks through

Jan 08, 2015

Honest four-year-old Boys Business was rewarded for his consistency with a comfortable win in the Little Grove General Store Maiden (Race 2-1600m) at Albany today. The son of Stromberg Carlson jumped from barrier four and enjoyed the run of the race behind the ...

Preview: Albany 8/01/15

Preview: Albany 8/01/15

Jan 08, 2015

RACE 2: 2-BOYS BUSINESS (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Boys Business returns to the Great Southern region after a competitive third at Bunbury 28/12, his third minor placing from as many starts this campaign. This really looks the race for him today, jumping from the good ...

Preview: Ascot 7/01/15

Preview: Ascot 7/01/15

Jan 07, 2015

Race 5: 2-Jester Rock (Shaun McGruddy) Jester Rock drops back to ratings 64 and under company this afternoon after a slightly disappointing performance in 68 and under grade at Ascot 17/12. Has been kept on the fresh side for this assignment, having not raced in 21 days, ...

Trial Report: Belmont 5/01/15

Trial Report: Belmont 5/01/15

Jan 06, 2015

Heat 9: They Call Me Jack Thoroheads Summary Heat 9: 1000m | FP: 6th (of 10) | Jockey: Shaun McGruddy Evenly away and was racing among the leaders early before being burned off by outside runners, settling 6th (3-wide no ...

Rundown: Bunbury 3/01/15

Rundown: Bunbury 3/01/15

Jan 04, 2015

Race 4: 11-Conjob (Shaun McGruddy) Thoroheads Summary Race 4: 1200m | FP: 6th (of 11) | Jockey: Shaun McGruddy Lost ground when slipping at the start and was forced to settle well back in 10th (rail). Held a similar position in ...

Team Wolfe has Countercat purring

Team Wolfe has Countercat purring

Jan 03, 2015

Stable jockey Shaun McGruddy produced a quality riding display to guide stable newcomer Countercat to victory in the Chaff City Handicap (Race 7-1400m) at Bunbury this afternoon. McGruddy was positive at barrier rise and was quickly able to sum up the situation early, ...

Preview: Bunbury 3/01/15

Preview: Bunbury 3/01/15

Jan 03, 2015

Race 4: 11-Conjob (Shaun McGruddy) Conjob burst on to the scene with two impressive wins in the Great Southern to kick off his career, before looking a little flat and racing on the slower, inside part of the track at Ascot 27/11 last start. Has freshened-up ...

Rundown: Mt Barker 31/12/14

Rundown: Mt Barker 31/12/14

Jan 01, 2015

Race 2: 6-Topped Up Girl (Shaun McGruddy) Thoroheads Summary Race 2: 1850m | FP: 6th (of 10) | Jockey: Shaun McGruddy Evenly away from b1, allowed to find her feet early and was 7th (rail) passing the winning post the ...

Preview: Mt Barker 31/12/14

Preview: Mt Barker 31/12/14

Dec 31, 2014

Race 2: 6-Topped Up Girl (Shaun McGruddy) It's D-Day for Topped Up Girl this afternoon and she really should be able to show something stepping up to the 1850m here. May have been ridden a bit close when well-fancied at Albany 19/12, but her previous Mt Barker ...

Rundown: Bunbury 28/12/14

Rundown: Bunbury 28/12/14

Dec 29, 2014

Race 2: 2-Rare Selection (Shaun McGruddy) Thoroheads Summary Race 2: 1200m | FP: 10th (of 10) | Jockey: Shaun McGruddy Jumped well from b7 and showed good gate speed to work forward to lead, crossing to the rail passing ...

Rundown: Ascot 27/12/14

Rundown: Ascot 27/12/14

Dec 28, 2014

Race 4: 6-Tiger Pete (Shaun McGruddy) Thoroheads Summary Race 4: 1500m | FP: 7th (of 8) | Jockey: Shaun McGruddy Jumped well from b5 and was urged forward to lead early before easing to take a trail, ...

Preview: Bunbury 28/12/14

Preview: Bunbury 28/12/14

Dec 28, 2014

Race 2: 2-Rare Selection (Shaun McGruddy) Rare Selection is racing second-up from a spell this afternoon after doing a few things wrong and finishing fifth first-up at Mt Barker 5/12. Has improved considerably since that outing and he will no doubt appreciate the addition ...

Rundown: Albany 26/12/14

Rundown: Albany 26/12/14

Dec 27, 2014

Race 2: 2-War Plain (Ellie Cockram) Thoroheads Summary Race 2: 1210m | FP: 5th (of 8) | Jockey: Ellie Cockram Slowly away from b7 but was urged forward early to share the lead, before crossing to the rail to lead outright passing the 700m. Held the lead on the turn ...

Preview: Ascot 27/12/14

Preview: Ascot 27/12/14

Dec 27, 2014

Race 4: 6-Tiger Pete (Shaun McGruddy) Tiger Pete returns to the city this afternoon after a fantastic win under 62kg at Mount Barker 5/12, when edging out the in-form Sonny Biscay right on the finish line. Drops a significant 6kg here and while this is ...

Preview: Albany 26/12/14

Preview: Albany 26/12/14

Dec 26, 2014

Race 2: 2-War Plain (Ellie Cockram) War Plain was sent forward from a wide barrier on debut at Esperance 13/12 and showed some spirit to kick away in the straight before being overhauled over the final stages to finish third. That was a most encouraging ...

Preview: Ascot 20/12/14

Preview: Ascot 20/12/14

Dec 20, 2014

Race 8: 9-Trichologist (Shaun McGruddy) Comeback galloper Trichologist heads back to town after a fighting first-up win at Albany 27/11, when holding off Le Sacre, who won well at Albany yesterday. Trichologist, who was racing for the first time since 12/04/14, has ...

Countercat pounces late for impressive win

Countercat pounces late for impressive win

Dec 19, 2014

Promising four-year-old Countercat made it two wins from as many starts for our stable with an impressive win in the Albany Garage Doors Handicap (Race 7-1210m) at Albany yesterday. Countercat ($7) was taking on some handy types after scoring his maiden victory at Mount ...

Meeres steers Vision to victory

Meeres steers Vision to victory

Dec 19, 2014

We've had a competitive day so far at the Albany Racing Club´╗┐ with most of our runners competing well, but the highlight has no doubt been Field Of Vision's overdue victory in the Ryde Builders Maiden (Race 3) over 1512 metres. The four-year-old son of Redoutable ...