Tag: 'Alligator Blood'

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Gollan On Weather Watch With Just Orm

Tony Gollan is keeping an eye on the weather before deciding if seasoned campaigner Just Orm takes on Alligator Blood at Doomben.
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Alligator Blood Odds-On For Comeback Race

Trainer David Vandyke isn't buying into the hype surrounding the much-anticipated return to racing of Group One winner Alligator Blood at Doomben.

Rothfire misses gallop after stable mishap

Trainer Rob Heathcote is not hitting the panic button with Rothfire after a minor injury ruled him out of a jump out at Doomben.

Epsom-bound Tyzone shines in barrier trial

Group One winner Tyzone indicated he was on target for an Epsom Handicap campaign with a solid placing in a Gold Coast barrier trial.
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Stewards release Alligator Blood findings

Stewards have released their report into the Alligator Blood prohibited substance case after the gelding was stripped of his Magic Millions Guineas win.
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Alligator Blood stripped of Guineas win

Alligator Blood was disqualified and trainer David Vandyke has been fined $20,000 after the horse returned a positive swab after the Magic Millions Guineas.

Media barred from Alligator Blood inquiry

Media outlets cannot attend an inquiry into Magic Million Guineas' winner Alligator Blood returning a positive swab after the $2 million race in January.

Alligator Blood positive inquiry date set

Stewards have set a date for the inquiry into an irregularity in a swab taken from Alligator Blood after winning the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas.

Group One wins add award battle intrigue

The wins of Tyzone in the Stradbroke and Rothfire in the JJ Atkins have put them in the mix to be voted Queensland Horse Of...
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Alligator’s Millions B sample positive

The B sample taken from Alligator Blood's Magic Millions win has also shown an irregularity to altrenogest meaning connections now face an inquiry.
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Alligator Blood swab in irregularity probe

David Vandyke has denied administering the prohibited substance altrenogest to stable star Alligator Blood who has returned a swab irregularity.
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Alligator Blood to run in All-Star Mile after boycott threat

Alligator Blood will run in the All-Star Mile with his owners and their families and friends to gather at a nearby venue close to the...
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Pressure off Vandyke leading into Mile

David Vandyke hopes Alligator Blood can cap his season with an All-Star Mile victory but the trainer says he will be happy with a top-three...
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Alligator Blood dominant in Australian Guineas

Alligator Blood has landed his first Group One victory with a dominant performance in the $1 million Australian Guineas at Flemington.

Alligator Blood wins Group 1 Australian Guineas

Alligator Blood has powered home to win the $1 million Group One Australian Guineas at Flemington.

Facts and figures on Australian Guineas

A look at the history behind the Group One Australian Guineas at Flemington.
Ryan Maloney

Maloney not treating Guineas as match race

Alligator Blood's jockey Ryan Maloney is more confident going into the Australian Guineas over 1600m than in the Caulfield Guineas last spring.
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Alligator Blood after first Group 1 in Guineas

After a close second in the Caulfield Guineas last spring, Queenslander Alligator Blood will be out to claim his first Group One win in the...

Field of eight for Group 1 Australian Guineas

A field of eight has been declared for the Group One Australian Guineas with Alligator Blood and Catalyst drawing barriers two and four respectively.
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Alligator ready to pounce in Australian Guineas

Trainer David Vandyke says Alligator Blood is back on top of his game after his tough win in his Australian Guineas lead-up and ready for...

Catalyst ready to draw blood in Guineas

Trainer Clayton Chipperfield says Catalyst will be at his peak for the Australian Guineas and believes the weight scale and step up to 1600m are...
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Alabama Express set for Guineas showdown

With the Group One C F Orr Stakes against older horses in his keeping, Alabama Express will now take on his own age in the...
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Alligator Blood tops All-Star Mile poll

Alligator Blood and six individual Group One winners feature among the top 10 vote getters to secure spots in the All-Star Mile.

Battle lost but war far from over for Catalyst

While rugged Queenslander Alligator Blood may have taken out the first skirmish with classy New Zealand contender Catalyst, Kiwi trainer Clayton Chipperfield is confident his...
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Alligator Blood wins thrilling Group 3 Hayes

Alligator Blood has narrowly beaten top New Zealand three-year-old Catalyst in a thrilling Group Three C S Hayes Stakes at Flemington.