News About Tony Vasil

Happy 2014 Cox Plate Trail Starts in Adelaide

Happy 2014 Cox Plate Trail Starts in Adelaide

Trainer Paul Beshara has confirmed last year’s Cox Plate runner-up Happy Trails, who targets the 2014 edition of the weight-for-age major again this spring, will gear up for their new season debut with an Adelaide trial this Friday. Good Journey gelding Happy Trails will face off against stablemate Richie’s Vibe in the 1000m hit-out at…

2014 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate Nominations Released

2014 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate Nominations Released

Nominations for the 2014 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) have been released, with a current list of 20 hoping to be included in a capacity final field of 18 come final acceptances on Wednesday, including Lankan Rupee. After an impressive 2013 spring campaign that delivered the wins and a place from only four starts including…

Hucklebuck leads Betting Markets for CS Hayes Stakes

Hucklebuck leads Betting Markets for CS Hayes Stakes

Jumping one race prior to the major Black Caviar Lightning Stakes at Flemington on Saturday, the Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes will undoubtedly be one of the tightest, most well-fought events of the weekend, with even the most-favoured runners offering excellent value to all punters. Expected to make his delayed start to 2014 at Flemington…

2014 Manfred Stakes Tips And Betting Preview

2014 Manfred Stakes Tips And Betting Preview

The Group 3 Manfred Stakes (1200m) is the feature race at Caulfield this weekend and has drawn a strong field of talented three-year-olds. The Manfred Stakes has generally been a key lead-up race to the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) and the 2014 edition of the race will be no exception; with a number of Guineas…

Complacent Out Of The Australian Guineas

Complacent Out Of The Australian Guineas

Darley colt Complacent has been ruled out of the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) that will be run at Flemington on March 1 as part of the 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing. Complacent was included in the nominations for the Australian Guineas that were released last week, but trainer Peter Snowden confirmed that the son…

2014 Australia Stakes Results – Richie’s Vibe Scores Maiden Group Win

2014 Australia Stakes Results – Richie’s Vibe Scores Maiden Group Win

Talented sprinter Richie’s Vibe recorded his maiden win at Group level with a fast-finishing victory in the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight. Peter Moody-trained Moment Of Change was well-backed in the lead-up to the race and looked the winner, but tired in the final stages of the race after being forced to do a lot of work…

2013 Christmas Stakes Field & Odds

2013 Christmas Stakes Field & Odds

The Boxing Day racing action is top class around the country this year including tomorrow’s Christmas Stakes 2013 running at Caulfield Racecourse in Melbourne. Set to jump at 4:40pm (AEST) as the seventh race on the program, this year’s $120,000 Listed Mathew Camm Christmas Stakes (1200m) originally drew a final field of 12 hopefuls. Following…

2014 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Aim for The Bowler

2014 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Aim for The Bowler

A trip to the Gold Coast next month for a shot at the 2014 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas is on the cards for Tony Vasil’s young colt The Bowler. A winner of two of their nine starts to date, the Testa Rossa three-year-old is set to return to racing at the end of the month…

2014 Australian Guineas Aim for Prince Harada

2014 Australian Guineas Aim for Prince Harada

Tony Vasil’s progressive colt Prince Harada may have finished out of the money in their two Group 1 assignments this campaign gone but they will be given another chance in the autumn targeting the Australian Guineas 2014. The Haradasun colt enjoyed a great start to their career as a juvenile in the winter winning back-to-back…

2013 Sandown Stakes Odds – Snowden Stranglehold

2013 Sandown Stakes Odds – Snowden Stranglehold

It’s shaping up as a top Zipping Classic Day in Melbourne for Sydney horseman Peter Snowden this weekend as he prepares to saddle-up a number of favourites across the card including Galah in the Sandown Stakes 2013. Set to run as Caulfield Race 5 at 2:50pm (AEST), the meeting transferred from Sandown due to track…