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Alexander facing cobalt investigation

Trainer Archie Alexander is under investigation after one of his horses returned a high cobalt reading after winning a maiden race at Kilmore.

Alexander with Pakenham Cup day hopes

While Archie Alexander is hoping Lord Fandango can bounce back in the Pakenham Cup, the trainer also has chances in some of the support races...

Lord Fandango presses on to Pakenham Cup

Archie Alexander is hoping for firmer footing in the Pakenham Cup for Lord Fandango after the stayer failed in the Ballarat Cup on rain-affected going.

Lord Fandango chasing home track Cup win

Locally trained Lord Fandango will race on a seven-day back-up in the $350,000 Ballarat Cup as he bids to claim his home track Cup.
Lord Fandango wins at Benalla

Alexander confident Lord Fandango will handle short turnaround

BALLARAT trainer Archie Alexander is confident Lord Fandango will handle the short turnaround ahead of Saturday’s Cup meet. The German import – which ran fourth...

Lord Fandango cleared for Zipping Classic

Lord Fandango has recovered from a bout of colic that forced him out of the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington.

Alexander returns to racing at Caulfield

Trainer Archie Alexander has been given the all-clear to resume racing his horses after having his stable placed in quarantine because of a strangles outbreak

Alexander close to a return at Caulfield

Having had his stables quarantined following a strangles outbreak, trainer Archie Alexander nears a racing return after accepting with two horses at Caulfield.

Alexander to gallop horses at Burrumbeet

Trainer Archie Alexander can transport horses from Ballarat to Burrumbeet for gallops while awaiting final clearance after a strangles outbreak.

Strangles shuts Ballarat stable down

Archie Alexander's stable at Ballarat has been closed down after two horses were confirmed to have the infectious condition strangles.

Wee Gilly transferred to Archie Alexander

Stakes-placed New Zealand filly Wee Gilly has been bought by OTI and will do her future racing in Australia under Archie Alexander.

Staying prospect Wee Gilly relocates across Tasman

Black type performer Wee Gilly has changed stables and will continue her career in Victoria. The sparingly-raced three-year-old has been purchased by OTI Racing with...

So Far Sokool to step up at Randwick

Ballarat trainer Archie Alexander is bringing So Far Sokool to Sydney for the final meeting of the carnival after her emphatic win in the Bendigo...

Drier surface key for Lord Fandango in Cup

Trainer Archie Alexander is looking forward to Lord Fandango getting conditions to suit when he lines up in the Group One Sydney Cup at Randwick.
So Far Sokool racehorse

So Far Sokool dominant in Bendigo Guineas

Archie Alexander-trained filly So Far Sokool has made a one-act affair of the Bendigo Guineas, winning the Listed race by four lengths.

Is it Archie Alexander’s Albury Gold Cup to lose?

TRAINER Archie Alexander is no stranger to country cups in the north east, and Friday’s Albury Gold Cup looms as a golden opportunity to add...

Mornington Cup option for Lord Fandango

Connections of Lord Fandango will watch the weather forecast to decide whether he runs in the Manion Cup in Sydney or instead contests the Mornington...
Australian Cup

Key statistics on the Australian Cup

A look at the history of the Group One Australian Cup over 2000m at Flemington.

Blinkers go on Fandango in Australian Cup

Trainer Archie Alexander is expecting a better performance from Lord Fandango who will wear blinkers in the Australian Cup at Flemington.
Lord Fandango wins at Benalla

Lord Fandango to resume in Carlyon Cup

Lord Fandango begins his latest campaign in the Carlyon Cup at Caulfield as he builds towards Group One targets in both Melbourne and Sydney.

Big race autumn targets for Lord Fandango

Caulfield Cup fourth-placed Lord Fandango is pleasing trainer Archie Alexander as he builds up for an autumn campaign aimed at the Sydney Cup.

Survived chasing city first at the Valley

With four country Cups under his belt, the Archie Alexander-trained Survived is chasing a city first at Moonee Valley.

Ben Allen ready to compete without a claim

Victorian apprentice Ben Allen will compete against the senior jockeys without a claim after notching his 80th city winner.
Lord Fandango wins at Benalla

Lord Fandago dances into the Caulfield Cup

BENNALLA Gold Cup winner Lord Fandango will hunt for a third-straight win in next week’s Caulfield Cup after rampaging home in the Group Two Herbert...

Wheal Leisure lobs into Cups calculations with Caulfield win

IMPROVING stayer Wheal Leisure has put one hand up for the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups later this spring after taking out the Inglis Cup at...