Tag: 'Tony Vasil'

Aquanita horses face race disqualification

Several horses involved in the Aquanita 'top up' case face potential disqualification dating back years as Racing Victoria stewards write to managing owners.
Liam Birchley

Liam Birchley cleared over Aquanita case

A Victorian tribunal has released its decision in the "Aquanita eight" doping case, clearing Liam Birchley but finding three other trainers who appealed guilty.

Tony Vasil denies involvement in top-ups

Trainer Tony Vasil has denied any involvement with illegal race day top-ups as he fights his disqualification over Australia's biggest racing scandal.

Stablehand to appear at Aquanita appeal

The appeals of four of the "Aquanita eight" in the race day treatments case will likely be heard in December.
Robert Smerdon

Not guilty pleas in Aquanita case

Group One-winning trainer Robert Smerdon has not entered a plea in the bi-carb case while most of the others charged have pleaded not guilty.
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No RV release of evidence in bicarb case

Racing Victoria has formally refused to release evidence of its case against eight people charged with bicarb offences.
Robert Smerdon

RADB sets tentative date in Lovani case

The Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board will hold a second directions hearing before the Lovani case is heard.
Tony Vasil

Racing Victoria place hold on all prize money won by Tony Vasil

Caulfield trainer Tony Vasil has agreed to any prize money percentage won to be held by Racing Victoria to continue training a small team of...
Robert Smerdon

Robert Smerdon facing serious charges over raceday administrations

Multiple Group One-winning trainer Robert Smerdon is one of eight people facing serious charges over race day treatments.
Robert Smerdon

Eight people charged in raceday treatment probe going back 7 years

High-profile Melbourne trainer Robert Smerdon is among eight people charged over alleged race day treatments of horses.
Tony Vasil

Tony Vasil has nomination ban lifted by Racing Victoria stewards

Muliple Group One-winning trainer Tony Vasil has runners again in his own name after having his nomination ban lifted.