J Scott The Inside Word

RANGIORA HRC, Thursday, November 3

Race 9: REAL TORQUE (7, Laura McKay), mob. 2600m: “She’s on the way up again and has had a workout and a trial. With the right luck can place.”

Race 11: ZENA MAC (1, Samantha Ottley), 2600m std: “If she settles handy and does no work, could be an outside place show.”

Outside drive

Race 10: HARD DAYS NIGHT (10), 2000m std: “Has been racing solid overall. A place chance providing she begins good from wide on the front row.”

AUCKLAND TC, Friday, November 4

Race 4: ROCKER BAND (6, Samantha Ottley), mob. 1700m: “Has been making things a little tough for herself from the stand starts but has been going well and was good again at the Pukekohe workouts last Saturday. Should be a chance with the right luck over 1700m.”