By Peter Quilty
Boom sprinter Hooked On Scotch has his eyes firmly set on the Apple Isle and yet another black type assignment in the $75,000-to-the-winner Group 1 Hobart Thousand (461m) series.
In a sobering thought for his rivals, trainer Jason Thompson says “he’s in very good order; in fact, he’s cherry ripe”.
Hooked On Scotch – a winner of four group races and Sandown’s 515-metre track record holder – lines up in Heat 3 (Box 4) – Race 6, 9.25pm. He’s quoted at $1.30F on the TAB Fixed Odds market.
A minor hiccup for the megastar is that he’s having his first look at the Read full article