"I hope we're sitting on a big race," trainer Dale Romans said. "His Belmont pedigree says he's set to go a mile-and-a-half as well as anyone else."
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"He's one of the few horses I've had that I think have improved every day of training of his life," Romans said. "He's getting better and better. We're getting a little bit closer every time, maybe eventually we'll catch him."
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