Punt Drunk casts an eye over the biggest horse racing stories to come out of the Australia Day holiday, including David Vandyke's big call on...
Alligator Blood has found a new home in Sydney after his former trainer David Vandyke split with the horse's owners.
Alligator Blood's trainer David Vandyke admits the horse would probably be in Melbourne if not for the lure of the rich Golden Eagle at Rosehill.
Trainer David Vandyke will have a clearer picture of how well Alligator Blood's spring campaign is tracking when he tackles the Silver Eagle at Randwick.
Eight races will be run and won at Ipswich on Friday and we believe that there is one clear standout on the card. The rail...
Trainer David Vandyke is confident his recent acquisition Desert Lord can cope with a class rise in the Lexus Spring Cup at Eagle Farm.
Trainer David Vandyke isn't buying into the hype surrounding the much-anticipated return to racing of Group One winner Alligator Blood at Doomben.
Trainer Rob Heathcote is not hitting the panic button with Rothfire after a minor injury ruled him out of a jump out at Doomben.
Group One winner Tyzone indicated he was on target for an Epsom Handicap campaign with a solid placing in a Gold Coast barrier trial.
Stewards have released their report into the Alligator Blood prohibited substance case after the gelding was stripped of his Magic Millions 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 outlets cannot attend an inquiry into Magic Million Guineas' winner Alligator Blood returning a positive swab after the $2 million race in January.
Jockey Michael Hellyer has been suspended for 21 days for failing to ride short-priced favourite Amiche to the line at Eagle Farm.
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.
Smart two-year-old Acrobatic lived up to his strong breeding with an easy midweek win at Doomben.
Top jockey Ryan Maloney has been booked to ride Baccarat Baby as the mare chases her first win this campaign in the Sapphire Stakes.
Tough mare Baccarat Baby can make up for missing the Stradbroke Handicap by winning the Group Two Dane Ripper Stakes at Eagle Farm.
Honest Baccarat Baby will have a home track advantage in her final lead-up race to the Group One Stradbroke Handicap.
Dissolution has rediscovered his best form when winning for the first time in two years at Doomben
The B sample taken from Alligator Blood's Magic Millions win has also shown an irregularity to altrenogest meaning connections now face an inquiry.
Trainer David Vandyke is looking to the future with optimism as Baccarat Baby prepares to return to racing at Doomben.
David Vandyke has denied administering the prohibited substance altrenogest to stable star Alligator Blood who has returned a swab irregularity.
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...
Trainer David Vandyke has continued his good run with three-year-olds as Roman Republic won on debut at Doomben.
Alligator Blood has landed his first Group One victory with a dominant performance in the $1 million Australian Guineas at Flemington.