There aren’t too many trainers who would go into a Group 1 content with boxes five and seven, but that is exactly how Pearcedale trainer Seona Thompson is feeling ahead of the TAB Australian Cup.
Group 1 Melbourne Cup (515m) runner up Black Opium and Group 1 Rookie Rebel (600m) winner Deliver are Thompson’s two chances, with both sitting at $7 with TAB in Saturday night’s Australian Cup at The Meadows.
Black Opium is one of the hottest young greyhounds in Australia having had just 15 starts for 11 wins.
“Black Opium is the whole package,” trainer Seona Thompson said.
“She is coming into Read full article