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Big Bad George Wins at Churchill

June 30, 2002

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ Big Bad George wore down Two Punch Sonny in the final furlong for a half-length victory in the featured allowance race at Churchill Downs on Sunday.

With Jon Court aboard, Big Bad George covered six furlongs in 1:09.53 and paid $9.80, $5 and $5.60.

Two Punch Sonny help set the early pace but finished second, paying $7 and $6. Bidis paid $4.80 in third.

Big Bad George, owned by James Hines Jr. and trained by Robert Holthus, won $35,625 with the victory to increase his lifetime earnings to $149,816.

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