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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.

Hellyer suspended after Eagle Farm ride

Jockey Michael Hellyer has been suspended for 21 days for failing to ride short-priced favourite Amiche to the line at Eagle Farm.

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.

Acrobatic lives up to breeding at Doomben

Smart two-year-old Acrobatic lived up to his strong breeding with an easy midweek win at Doomben.
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Maloney answers SOS for Sapphire Stakes

Top jockey Ryan Maloney has been booked to ride Baccarat Baby as the mare chases her first win this campaign in the Sapphire Stakes.
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Stradbroke reject to chase consolation

Tough mare Baccarat Baby can make up for missing the Stradbroke Handicap by winning the Group Two Dane Ripper Stakes at Eagle Farm.

Home track an advantage for Baccarat Baby

Honest Baccarat Baby will have a home track advantage in her final lead-up race to the Group One Stradbroke Handicap.

Dissolution scores first win in two years

Dissolution has rediscovered his best form when winning for the first time in two years at Doomben
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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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Vandyke looks to future with Baccarat Baby

Trainer David Vandyke is looking to the future with optimism as Baccarat Baby prepares to return to racing at Doomben.
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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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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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David Vandyke produces another smart 3YO

Trainer David Vandyke has continued his good run with three-year-olds as Roman Republic won on debut at Doomben.
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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.
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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...
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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...
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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.
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Alligator Blood on song for Melbourne

Popular Queensland gelding Alligator Blood has already won the Magic Millions Guineas to start the year and has three feature race targets in Melbourne.
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Alligator Blood set for Melbourne showdown

Queensland three-year-old Alligator Blood has arrived in Melbourne to continue preparations towards his next start in the CS Hayes Stakes at Flemington.