J Scott The Inside Word

NZ METRO TC, Friday, September 28

Immortal Change, an each-way chance despite an outside second row draw at Addington on Friday night. (Photo: Race Images).

Race 2: IMMORTAL CHANGE (14, Samantha Ottley), mob. 1980m: “Is racing good. Gets as an easier grade race this week but looking for the right luck from the draw.”

Race 7: HIS ROYAL HARNESS (5, Samantha Ottley), mob. 1980m: “Has freshened up since racing last month. Will probably get back from the draw but an outside place show.”

Mark’s outside drives

Race 4: DIAMOND EDITION (9), mob. 2600m: “A half-sister to Ready For Takeoff but looking for improvement on her races last month.”

Race 8: WAR MACHINE (8), 20m, 2600m std: “Just got too keen and choked down when resuming. This should suit better and an upset chance.”

BANKS PENINSULA TC, Sunday, September 30

Race 1: MANINTHEMIRROR (13, Neil Munro), mob. 2000m: “Likes racing on the grass and an upset show in an even field.”