J Scott The Inside Word

FORBURY PARK TC, Friday, June 27

Race 1: LADY MACKENDON (5, Kimberly Butt), 2700m std: “First-up for stable. Matthew Cross owns with his fiancée Kim Butt. Only an outside chance.”

Race 6: REMISS (5, Kimberly Butt), mob. 1700m: “Its a $10k race so hard to turn down. She’s been doing things wrong so hopeful rather than confident.”

Race 9: JUNEAMY CASTLETON (3, Jonny Cox), 1, 10m, 2700m std: “Jonny (Cox) and Amber (Hoffman) have got her for winter racing. On best form she should be hard to beat.”

RANGIORA HRC, Sunday, June 29

Race 6: KOWHAI SUNRISE (9, Terry Chmiel), mob. 2000m: “Not bad drawing nine and a good win last start. A strong each-way chance.”

Race 7: ZAKSPATROL (6, Blair Orange), 2600m std: “He’s backing up after two good runs at Blenheim. An each-way chance.”

Race 10: FAIR DINKUM BROMAC (6, Kimberly Butt), 3, 10m, 2600m std: “He’s back in a tough grade so looking for luck.”

Race 12: ROCK TILL YOU DROP (6, Blair Orange), mob. 2000m: “He’s not racing as good as he can so looking for improvement.”