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Rip Van Winkle’s Let Me Roar remains unbeaten
09 May 2016 | By NZ Racing Desk

The well-related Let Me Roar (Rip Van Winkle) overcame a Slow7 track at Pukekohe Park today to keep her perfect record intact.

“I was a little bit worried, but her half-brother Lion Tamer could handle these sort of conditions so I took heart from that,” co-trainer Murray Baker said.

“She’s a lovely, relaxed horse with a good future.”

Let Me Roar settled fourth on the outer and, after leading at the top of the straight, she held a strong gallop to account for another smart three-year-old prospect in Hiflyer (Tavistock).

The Peter Lock-trained runner-up has an Australian trip ahead of him with the Grafton Guineas on July 10 a principal target on his winter programme.