Alcohol (foaled 16 September 2008) is a retired Australian Thoroughbred racehorse who was trained by Richard Jolly at Morphettville in South Australia. Sporting blue silks with a pink fleurs-de-lys and yellow sleeves, Alcohol was a favourite with the punters in South Australia.
|Damsire||General Nediym (AUS)|
|Foaled||16 September 2008|
|Breeder||Lauriston Thoroughbred Farm, Corinella, Victoria|
|Last updated on 26 Nov 2014|
The current racing record of Alcohol is 25 starts for 6 wins, 4 seconds and 6 thirds for earnings of A$323,630.
Alcohol started racing as a two-year-old on 20 July 2011 in a race at Balaklava, finishing 3rd, prior to spelling.
Alcohol continued his racing career as a three-year-old, and broke his maiden with a win on his 5th race at Moonee Valley Racecourse on 16 December 2011, and competed in Group 1 South Australian Derby on 5 May 2012.
Alcohol commenced his four-year-old season winning 3 out of his first 4 starts, with a first up win on the Morpettville Parks track on 27 October 2012, and continued on by travelling to Victoria to win at Flemington on 15 December 2012.
Alcohol was only lightly raced as a five-year-old, running only 2 races after a lengthy spell.
Returning at Morphettville over 1200m, he returned to the winner circle in his first up race back.
|3-12||20 Jul 2011||Balaklava||2yo Maiden||1055 m||56.5||T. Pannell||1-Medahlia 1:03.11|
|5-10||1 Nov 2011||Morphettville Racecourse||3yo Maiden||1050 m||56.5||L. Hopwood||1-Hot Lover 1:01.42|
|2-14||16 Nov 2011||Gawler Racecourse||3yo+ Maiden||1200 m||57.0||P. Gatt||1-Independent Air 1:11.87|
|2-14||3 Dec 2011||Morphettville Parks||0-75||1400 m||55.0||P. Gatt||1-Zaeimus 1:24.52|
|1-10||16 Dec 2011||Styletread Handicap||Moonee Valley Racecourse||3yo Open||1600 m||54.0||D. Yendall||2 Soaked 1:36.5|
|8-9||12 Mar 2012||Morphettville Racecourse||0-75||1200 m||57.5||P. Gatt||1 Jeunealistic 1:11.9|
|8-16||31 Mar 2012||Morphettville Racecourse||3yo Open||1600 m||57.0||P. Gatt||1 Rock Culture 1:36.9|
|8-14||14 Apr 2012||Port Adelaide Guineas||Morphettville Racecourse||Listed||1800 m||57.5||P. Gatt||1 Cornell 1:49.8|
|2-16||28 Apr 2012||Chairman's Stakes||Morphettville Racecourse||Group 3||2000 m||57.5||P. Gatt||1 Heaven's Riches 2:07.2|
|7-16||5 May 2012||South Australian Derby||Morphettville Racecourse||Group 1||2500 m||56.5||P. Gatt||1 Zabeelionaire (NZ) 2:42.1|
|1-9||27 Oct 2012||Morphettville Parks||CG&E 0-75||1400 m||58.5||C. Lever||2. Zakumi 1:24.32|
|5-7||17 Nov 2012||Morphettville Parks||0 - 86||1400 m||56.0||C. Lever||1 Fast And Free 1:23.78|
|1-6||1 Dec 2012||Morphettville Racecourse||Restricted 94||1600 m||54.0||J. Holder||2. Verco Road 1:37.44|
|1-8||15 Dec 2012||Spotless Handicap||Flemington Racecourse||Handicap||2000 m||54.0||D. Dunn||2. Dark Note 2:02.88|
|8-8||1 Jan 2013||Flemington Racecourse||Handicap||2000 m||57.0||S. Arnold||1. Tuscan Fire 2:00.9|
|5-12||26 Dec 2013||Schweppes Fly Hcp||Morphettville Racecourse||1100 m||57.0||M. Nielsen||1. Essay Raider 1:03.41|
|3-12||18 Jan 2014||Morphettville Racecourse||1550 m||56.0||P. Gatt||1. Pull No Punches 1:33.99|
|1-6||13 Sep 2014||Tattsbet (Bm90)||Morphettville Racecourse||BM 90||1200 m||59.0 (cd 57.0)||J. Toeroek||2. Cellarmaster 1:10.33|
|6-13||28 Sep 2014||Gawler Cup||Gawler Racecourse||Open||1500 m||60.5 (cd 59.0)||Ms K. Cross||1. Boristar 1:29.99|
|3-10||25 Oct 2014||Mac Just Over Don't Drive (Bm90)||Morphettville Parks||BM 90||1400 m||60.5 (cd 58.5)||J. Toeroek||1. Boristar 1:24.28|
|3-14||8 Nov 2014||Antler Luggage Hcp (96)||Flemington Racecourse||0-96||1600 m||57.5||J. Bowman||1. Saint Or Sinner 1:36.47|
|3-13||29 Nov 2014||Sportingbet By W Hill (Bm96)||Moonee Valley Racecourse||Bm96||2040 m||58.0||S. Arnold||1. Schockemohle 2:05.74|
|2-9||9 May 2015||Peter Elberg Funerals (Bm90)||Morphettville Racecourse||Bm90||1200 m||59.0||J. Toeroek||1. Mubakkir 1:10.46|
|3-10||23 May 2015||Hamilton Holden Hcp)||Morphettville Parks||Open||1250 m||57.5||J. Toeroek||1. Underestimation 1:13.95|
|1-10||20 Jun 2015||T Harrison Cup||Moonee Valley Racecourse||Open Hcp||1600 m||56.0||D. Dunn||2 Sadaqa 1:38.53|
|Northern Dancer (Can)
|Pas de Nom (USA)
|Admiral's Voyage (USA)|
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|Change Water (USA)||Swaps (USA)|
|General Nediym (Aus)||Nediym (Ire)||Shareef Dancer (USA)|
|Military Belle (Aus)||Without Fear (Fr)|
|Marie Rambert (Ire)||Common Grounds (GB)||Kris (GB)|
|Ninette de Valois (Fr)||Gay Mecene (USA)|
- "Studbook - Alcohol (AUS)". Australian Studbook. Retrieved 1 May 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- Lauriston Thoroughbred Farm
- "Alcohol (AUS) Record". Racing Information Services Australia. Retrieved 26 November 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Alcohol the Toast of Moonee Valley". racingvictoria.net.au. Archived from the original on 31 December 2012.
- "Christmas Celebrated With Alcohol". Moonee Valley Racing Club. Archived from the original on 6 June 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Race Fields SA Derby Day 2012". Racing Information Services Australia.
- "Heaven's Riches in Derby tilt". The Advertiser. 30 April 2012.
- "Chairman's tops Alcohol up for Derby test". The Advertiser. 4 May 2012.
- "Alcohol fuels Flemington celebration". Wide World of Sports. 15 December 2012. Archived from the original on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 16 December 2012.
- "Alcohol (AUS) Pedigree Report". Racing Information Services Australia. Retrieved 1 May 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)