Over six feet tall, 17 stone in weight, and with immense physical strength developed through farm labouring and shearing, Ike Robin was a formidable wrestler. Nevertheless in 1926 he was outclassed by visiting Polish Ukrainian Stanislaus Zbyszko.
Kōrero: Robin, Ihakara Te Tuku
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Matthew Bennett. 'Robin, Ihakara Te Tuku', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1998. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/4r24/robin-ihakara-te-tuku (accessed 15 November 2019)