By Peter Quilty
Birthday boy Jason Thompson, who turned 51 today, would have been elated – and relieved – with his megastar Hooked On Scotch’s return to racing tonight.
Contesting his first race in four months, Hooked On Scotch was a “bit rusty” and “took the entire straight to get there” in the Stan Lake Memorial (450m) at Warrnambool.
Hooked On Scotch was pitted against only four rivals in the race that honours a Warrnambool greyhound racing legend and GRV Hall of Famer, but had to pull out every centimetre of his champion qualities.
The dual Group 1 winner jumped fairly from his wide draw but Read full article