Wolfe On Track For Albany Premiership

2
May

Honours for Albany’s leading rider remains up for grabs as the 2015-16 racing season draws to a close on Friday.

Brad Parnham, Mitchell Pateman, Shaun McGruddy and Ben Kennedy are still in the hunt for bragging rights.

Parnham and Pateman hold a narrow one win advantage with McGruddy and Kennedy right on their coattails.

Ahead of final acceptances Parnham has picked up the mount on I Done It, a winner over 2000m at Bunbury last start.

The inform Perth jockey also combines with Roy Rogers stable mates, Long Knife and Candlelight Star.

Jester Rock and Rebel Flight look good mounts for Tayla Stone as she attempts to ward off Sarah Bonner’s challenge in leading apprentice.

Stone and Jester Rock, prepared by, Steve Wolfe, will have high hopes after coming off a good win at Bunbury on April 14.

Steve Wolfe enters the final meeting holding a decisive four win lead over Roy Rogers with Paul Hunter to grab third spot.

Roger’s will claim the first three placegetters in Horse of the Year: Potent Secret, Long Knife and Dream Merger.

Potent Secret, a son of Secret Remedy, won six races and was placed on three occasions from his 10 starts at Albany.

Medal Of Honour gelding, Long Knife, claimed four wins and six placings from 11 starts in Albany and Mount Barker.

LEADING JOCKEY

Brad Parnham 13
Mitchell Pateman 13
Shaun McGruddy 12
Mitchell Pateman 12
Ben Kennedy 12

LEADING TRAINER

Steve Wolfe 20
Roy Rogers 16
Paul Hunter 12
Gary Delane 7
Angela Smith 6.5

LEADING APPRENTICE

Tayla Stone 6
Sarah Bonner 4
Fiona Bell 3
Casey Hunter 2
Randy Tan 2

LEADING HORSE

Potent Secret 6
Long Knife 4
Dream Merger 3
Qingdao 3
Multimagic 3

Julio Santarelli