at the track, by Richard Zacharah - 10th September
(Credit: The Sunday Telegraph)
puts Hayson in the clear.
Eddie Hayson has had a good week -- and not just because
he backed the Knights.
Channel 9 gave him a rails run on the Sunday program,
The Bulletin positively deified him.
now his mates are heralding a far more important breakthrough
-- a clean bill of health from the corporate watchdog
has been denying allegations he'd fallen foul of the
regulator by falsifying the names of company directors
at his Stiletto brothel. And that he held directorships
while a bankrupt, from which he was discharged in
had told The Sunday Telegraph that the allegations
-- which if true could send him to jail -- were part
of the ``bash up'' going on in The Sydney Morning
ASIC news would be equally well received by Hayson's
defamation lawyers looking at the Herald reports.
mates say he has been exonerated, with ASIC deciding
after an investigation that no action was necessary.
will neither confirm nor deny Hayson as a person of
interest but The Sunday Telegraph has learned an inquiry
has been concluded to the gambler's advantage.
has refused all requests for an interview, despite
his good news week.
through his mate, trainer Tim Martin, Hayson said
he was never worried ``because I've done nothing wrong.
But don't start writing good things about me now''.
him [me] it's not personal, I just hate his paper.''
shouldn't be so defensive, he has an interesting story
to tell -- he is a $100million-a-year punter who survives,
fascinating a town such as Sydney.
according to The Bulletin, Eddie's a regular guy.
``Just a family man who grew up on the central coast.
I enjoy my family. I work hard.''
has a story to tell.