By Peter Quilty
Back in early May, megastar Hooked On Scotch returned from a four-month enforced layoff and won brilliantly on G2 Warrnambool Cup night.
But the comeback was short-lived as, at his next start 15 days later, he sustained minor muscle-related injuries when seventh to You Tell Me at Sandown.
It precipitated another two weeks off the racing scene, but the “fastest chaser on the planet” does a ‘take 2′ – this time at Shepparton tomorrow.
Okay, it’s not the group racing arena to which we’ve become accustomed to with Hooked On Scotch but trainer Jason Thompson is taking a conservative approach.
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