Tony Wright

Tony Wright is the associate editor and special writer for The Age and the Sydney Morning Herald

Danny Nikolic, pictured with partner Tania Hyett, gives evidence at VCAT in a bid to regain his jockey's licence.

Disgraced jockey Danny Nikolic admits to lying

It's not usually considered a great day when you begin it by admitting, under oath, to lying. On that measure alone, Danny Nikolic had a rough morning at the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal.