News About: Tony Vasil

Nash Rawiller takes up Hong Kong riding contract

Nash Rawiller takes up Hong Kong riding contract

30 Jul, 2014

Three time Sydney jockey premiership winner Nash Rawiller has been granted a four month riding contract with the Hong Kong Jockey Club.

Nash Rawiller will take up a Hong Kong Jockey Club riding contract from September 21. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Rawiller will finish his ten week riding stint in Japan for trainer …

Wet Track To Suit The Bowler In The Wangoom Handicap

Wet Track To Suit The Bowler In The Wangoom Handicap

29 Apr, 2014

Trainer Robert Smerdon is confident that the wet track will suit The Bowler when he takes on the older horses in the 2014 Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool tomorrow.

Westsouthwest and The Bowler are two of Robert Smerdon's leading chances at Warrnambool this week. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Bowler has had two starts …

Richie’s Vibe Upsets Moment Of Change To Win Australia Stakes

Richie’s Vibe Upsets Moment Of Change To Win Australia Stakes

24 Jan, 2014

Talented sprinter Richie’s Vibe swooped from the back of the field to upset well-backed favourite Moment Of Change in the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Richie's Vibe (inside) upsets Moment Of Change to win the Group 2 Australia Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

Moment Of Change only jumped fairly …

Prince Harada To Begin Autumn Campaign In Manfred Stakes

Prince Harada To Begin Autumn Campaign In Manfred Stakes

6 Jan, 2014

Trainer Tony Vasil has revealed that classy colt Prince Harada will return to the races in the Group 3 Manfred Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on February 1.

Prince Harada will have three starts in Melbourne before heading to Sydney for the Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Prince Harada has been back …

Vasil Chasing Group 1 Win With Prince Harada In Australian Guineas

Vasil Chasing Group 1 Win With Prince Harada In Australian Guineas

9 Dec, 2013

The 2014 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) is shaping up to be one of the most exciting editions of the race in recent years; with trainer Tony Vasil revealing that Prince Harada is on track to join the likes of Shamus Award, Polanski and El Roca in the field for the $500,000 race.

Trainer Tony …

Vasil Chasing Group Win With Richie’s Vibe In Sandown Stakes

Vasil Chasing Group Win With Richie’s Vibe In Sandown Stakes

14 Nov, 2013

The promising Richie’s Vibe has been in the care of Tony Vasil for just over a fortnight but the leading trainer is already chasing his first win at Group level with the four-year-old in the Group 3 Sandown Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Richie's Vibe will make his debut at Group level in the …

Prince Harada’s wide barrier no concern in Caulfield Guineas

Prince Harada’s wide barrier no concern in Caulfield Guineas

8 Oct, 2013

Caulfield trainer Tony Vasil has brushed aside any concerns of a wide barrier drew for Prince Harada in the Group 1 $1m BECK Caulfield Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

A wide barrier draw won't bother Prince Harada, green, white cap, in the Caulfield Guineas. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

In fact Vasil welcomed …

Clarken Happy To Stick With Stojakovic In Champagne Stakes

Clarken Happy To Stick With Stojakovic In Champagne Stakes

26 Sep, 2013

Trainer Daniel Clarken is expecting Lauren Stojakovic to bounce back when she partners classy filly Miracles Of Life in the Group 3 Champagne Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Daniel Clarken is confident that Miracles Of Life can return to the winners circle in the Champagne Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Golden Rose: Bowman Happy To Be On Prince Harada

Golden Rose: Bowman Happy To Be On Prince Harada

13 Sep, 2013

He has ridden a number of the leading contenders in the lead-up to the Group 1 Golden Rose (1400m) but jockey Hugh Bowman is happy to be on current favourite Prince Harada in the $1 million event.

Jockey Hugh Bowman will ride Prince Harada for the first time in the Golden Rose at Rosehill Gardens …

Barrier One Not A Concern For Vasil

Barrier One Not A Concern For Vasil

12 Sep, 2013

Trainer Tony Vasil is confident that barrier one will suit Prince Harada in the Group 1 Golden Rose (1400m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Prince Harada is the narrow favourite for the Group 1 Golden Rose at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

With seventeen horses in the Golden Rose field …