Optimistic: Racing Victoria chief Bernard Saundry is hopeful of having Victorian racing back on Sky Channel within a fortnight.Optimistic: Racing Victoria chief Bernard Saundry is hopeful of having Victorian racing back on Sky Channel within a fortnight. Photo: Jesse Marlow

The Australian Hotels Association has labelled the value of vision of Victorian races as “zero”, warning pubs and clubs across the country will resist any move to be charged for the vision now Racing Victoria has aligned with Seven West Media.

In a letter to members and obtained by Fairfax Media, AHA and Victorian president Peter Burnett said his organisation would oppose its thousands of clubs and pubs with a TAB service paying a rights fee to Tabcorp to screen Victorian racing.