By Peter Quilty
Dubbed “the fastest chaser on the planet”, Hooked On Scotch is poised to notch up his fifth group race final victory in tonight’s Group 1 Hobart Thousand (461m).
In last week’s heats, Hooked On Scotch finished a surprise second to fellow Victorian Grey Ghost. However, his trainer Jason Thompson is confident the young megastar (who turns two years old tomorrow) can turn things around in the final.
“Plenty of good dogs have been beaten first up at Hobart… You’d expect improvement with that run under his belt,” Thompson said. “It can be a tricky track; they can get ‘lost’. And that’s what Read full article