J Scott The Inside Word

BANKS PENINSULA TC, Thursday, December 29

Race 3: BETTOR UNDER FIRE (16, Samantha Ottley), mob. 2000m: “Nice maiden with a lot to learn but a winning chance.”

Race 10: AYMAR (10, Samantha Ottley), mob. 2000m: “Racing good but will need luck from the draw. But if she gets the right luck, she’s a winning hope.”

WINTON HRC, Thursday, December 29

Race 3: BEST DEFENCE (1, Stevie Golding), mob. 2400m: “He gets in the right race and won’t get many better chances.”

Race 4: SENORITA MARGARITA (1, Nathan Williamson), mob. 1609m: “She is drawn to lead but the one following her look a big danger. She’s probably a place chance.”

Race 7: GLENFERRIE CLASSIC (11, Stevie Golding), mob. 1609m: “She’s racing good and seems well. If she gets the right run she will be right in the finish.”

Bettor Under Fire, making his race debut for the Mark Jones Stable at Motukarara on Thursday.