J Scott The Inside Word

TIMARU HRC @ ADDINGTON, Thursday, April 27

Race 1: BELLE OF BROOKLYN (1, Samantha Ottley), mob. 1950m: “Has been making mistakes, which isn’t like her, but I think she should be running third in this.”

Outside drives

Race 4: BUSHIDO (3), mob. 1950m: “Knocked over last start and a big winning chance.”

Race 8: ARTICULIGHT (13), mob. 1950m: “Not racing as good as he can but on his day can beat this field.”

AUCKLAND TC, Friday, April 28

Race 8: EYRE I COME (17, Brent Mangos), UR 3, 3200m std: “Is racing super. Its an even race and a winning show like many in the race.”

ASHBURTON TC, Saturday, April 29

Race 3: CASTLEREAGH (13, Samantha Ottley), mob. 1609m: “Will need luck from draw but a good each-way chance.”

INVERCARGILL HRC, Sunday, April 30

Race 3: CRYSTAL CAPTRICE (11, Samantha Ottley), mob. 2200m: “Maiden on the way up and a place show.”

Glenferrie Classic. winner of the Alabar Cromwell Cup in January, and a contender for the $25,000 bMAC Sheetmetal Southern Country Cups Final at Invercargill on Sunday.


Race 5: KOWHAI WHIZ (11, Samantha Ottley), 1, 30m, 2700m std: “A victim of new handicapping system so hard to place.”


Race 7: WHITTAKER (3, Samantha Ottley), mob. 2700m: “Drawn to go forward and a good show.”


Race 8: GLENFERRIE CLASSIC (5, Samantha Ottley), 2700m std: “If she begins and can lead she’s a winning hope.”


Race 9: DELIGHTFUL MEMPHIS (2, Blair Orange), mob. 2700m: “Is racing great and this is a good contest between three very good fillies so just looking for no bad luck.”