Grand Allowance posts maiden metropolitan victory at Warwick Farm

HAPPY DAYS: Apprentice jockey Andrew Adkins, trainer Rick Worthington and owner Greg Carroll after Grand Allowance's win on Wednesday. Picture: Rick Worthington

HAPPY DAYS: Apprentice jockey Andrew Adkins, trainer Rick Worthington and owner Greg Carroll after Grand Allowance's win on Wednesday. Picture: Rick Worthington

VETERAN Wagga stayer Grand Allowance has broken through for a maiden metropolitan victory.

Grand Allowance, now being trained by Rick Worthington, won at Warwick Farm on Wednesday.

The injury-plagued nine-year-old bolted in by four lengths for apprentice jockey Andrew Adkins.

Owner Greg Carroll was on hand to witness the win as Grand Allowance ($5.50) took out the $40,000 TAB Benchmark 64 Handicap (2200m), the seventh victory of his career.

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