J Scott The Inside Word

GERALDINE TC, Saturday, November 24

Race 3: MICHELLE (16, Mark), 1950m std: “Was good fresh up but haven’t been as happy with her since, so need luck.”

Race 4: BARRETT (15, Mark), 2500m std: “Drawn terrible and unknown on grass so take on trust.”

Race 11: LETS HUSTLE (7, Laura McKay), mob. 1850m: “Ran home ok first-up but drawing wide over the short trip makes it hard.”

Outside drives

Race 2: THAT ALEXANDER GUY (1), mob. 1850m: “Gets a draw to show some form.”

Race 5: TOUCHE (5), mob. 1850m: “One-paced horse who has an upset place chance.”

BANKS PENINSULA TC, Sunday, November 25

Race 2: KOWHAI SUNDOWN (3, Mark), 2170m std: “Fresh-up and if too wet will scratch. Trialled ok last week and each-way chance if we start.”

Race 5: QUEENOFDANCE (11, Samantha Ottley), mob. 2000m: “Drawn bad in a good field so looking for luck.”

Race 7: ROCK N JOY (7, Laura McKay), mob. 2000m: “Drawn wide and just ok at trails so needs to improve.”

Race 12: SMOKE N REACTOR (9, Samantha Ottley), mob. 2000m: “Very disappointing first-up and drawn bad here but if she runs up to her ability is an each-way chance.”

Outside drives

Race 9: DREAMY DAMIEN (14), mob. 2000m: “Has his chance and battled away at Ashburton. Looking for luck from the draw.”

Race 11: BANZIE (11), mob. 2000m: “Has won all his races on the grass so could be an upset show.”