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Dangerous Midge: Breeders' Cup campaign

Dangerous Midge: Breeders' Cup campaign

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Breeders' Cup Turf hero Dangerous Midge will have an autumn campaign with Brian Meehan aiming his stable star at the race again.

Frankie Dettori steered the five-year-old to success at Churchill Downs last November and all roads lead to a repeat bid.

Dangerous Midge is currently having a break after a disappointing run in the Dubai Sheema Classic at Meydan in March.

"He's having a holiday until midsummer then we'll aim him towards the autumn and back-end for the Breeders' Cup again," said trainer Brian Meehan.

"He may go for something like the Juddmonte International at York as a starter, then America, then hopefully on to Japan.

"He's a tough horse to give a break to as he's full of beans, but we've managed to let him down a bit and he's just enjoying that."

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