News About: Danny Nikolic

Nikolic’s appeal dismissed by VCAT

Nikolic’s appeal dismissed by VCAT

21 Dec, 2012

Banned jockey Danny Nikolic has to wait until January twenty-two to be handed a final decision on penalty after his appeal to the Victorian Civil and Administration Tribunal against a two year disqualification was dismissed today.

Presiding judge Michael Macnamara dismissed the appeal with his decision on penalty being reserved until the January sitting of …

Nikoilc awaits appeal verdict

Nikoilc awaits appeal verdict

12 Dec, 2012

Banned jockey Danny Nikolic’s riding career is still uncertain while he awaits the verdict from the Victorian Civil Administration Tribunal for his appeal against a two year disqualification for misconduct.

At the centre of the inquiry is Nikolic’s verbal attack and alleged threatening of Racing Victoria’s chief Steward Terry Bailey at the Seymour race meeting …

Nikolic lodges appeal for two year ban

Nikolic lodges appeal for two year ban

5 Oct, 2012

Banned jockey Danny Nikolic continues to fight for his career and has lodged an appeal against a two year disqualification handed down by the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board earlier this week.

Nikolic was also hoping for a stay of proceedings to allow him to continue riding until his appeal is heard by the Victorian …

Nikolic Handed Two Year Suspension By Disciplinary Board

Nikolic Handed Two Year Suspension By Disciplinary Board

2 Oct, 2012

Jockey Danny Nikolic has been banned for two years following his Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board enquiry over alleged threatening comments made to an official.

Jockey Danny Nikolic has received a two-year suspension by the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Nikolic was found guilty of making verbal threats towards …

Nikoilc found guilty of misconduct charges

Nikoilc found guilty of misconduct charges

22 Sep, 2012

The Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board leaned heavily in favour of Racing Victoria Chief Steward Terry Bailey when handing down their guilty verdict to Danny Nikolic’s misconduct charges.

After hearing evidence that Bailey and Nikoilc had a long running battle, the Board came to the conclusion that Nikolic had threatened Bailey at the Seymour races …

Nick Hall replaces Nikolic on Mosheen

Nick Hall replaces Nikolic on Mosheen

15 Sep, 2012

Nick Hall is the new rider for Cox Plate hopeful Mosheen replacing embattled jockey Danny Nikolic whose hearing against improper conduct charges has been rescheduled until next Wednesday.

Mark Zahra was the stand in rider when Mosheen finished down the track in the Group 3 $150,000 Bobbie Lewis Quality (1200m) at Flemington on September 8 …

Nikolic to front RAD board on new charges

Nikolic to front RAD board on new charges

11 Sep, 2012

Embattled jockey Danny Nikolic will have to present a strong defence if he is to contest charges laid against him when he fronts the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board tomorrow morning.

Racing Victoria Stewards issued two charges against Nikolic arising from comments made towards Chief steward Terry Bailey at the Seymour race meeting last Tuesday.…

Victorian Racing needs Black Caviar to lift spirits

Victorian Racing needs Black Caviar to lift spirits

8 Sep, 2012

Black Caviar back on the racetrack is what the Victorian racing community needs to lift their spirits after the recent probes into race fixing and the drama surrounding jockey Danny Nikolic according to trainer Peter Moody.

“I’m sure the industry would love to see her back. You can see what she’s done in the last …

Mark Zahra new rider for Mosheen

Mark Zahra new rider for Mosheen

7 Sep, 2012

Mark Zahra is the new rider for multiple Group 1 winning mare Mosheen at Flemington tomorrow after regular rider Danny Nikolic’s appeal was put back to next Wednesday.

Mosheen will be ridden by Mark Zahra in the Group 3 Bobbie Lewis Quality at Flemington. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Nikloic failed to get a stay of …

Nikolic could lose spring ride on Mosheen

Nikolic could lose spring ride on Mosheen

5 Sep, 2012

Top Victorian jockey Danny Nikolic could lose the Spring ride on outstanding mare Mosheen if his indefinite riding ban imposed on him by chief steward Terry Bailey at Seymour races yesterday isn’t lifted.

Danny Nikolic could lose the Spring rides on Mosheen after receiving an indefinite riding ban. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

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