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Big Mike steps up in class and distance

  • Wed, 16 May 2018
  • Richard Edmunds
Races on both sides of the Tasman are possible targets for promising galloper Big Mike, whose stamina will be put to the test at Te Rapa on Saturday. The five-year-old son of Don Eduardo, the winner of four of his 15 starts to date, will step up to 2100 metres for the Fairview Motors 2100. Big Mike’s maiden win came over 1300 metres, and his other three victories were over 1600. In his only previous attempt over a middle-distance, he reportedly felt the firm ground when a close fifth…

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