Leading Victorian trainer Jason Thompson has heaped praise on Hooked On Scotch’s remarkable late-lunge victory in Friday night’s Group 1 Adelaide Cup at Angle Park.
The 22-month-old son of Barcia Bale and Nicky Fields was already regarded as the fastest sprinter in Australia having won match race events the Speed Star and State-Of-Origin.
However, he took his game to a whole new level in the Adelaide Cup, running down top-class duo Whiskey Riot and Sennachie at the death-knock in a performance that left onlookers gobsmacked.
Trainer Jason Thompson spoke to RSN Central’s Gareth Hall about the win.
“Considering his inexperience and that it was Read full article