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Indiana-bred Bucchero Wins Grade 2 Woodford Stakes at Keeneland

Indiana-bred Bucchero Wins Grade 2 Woodford Stakes at Keeneland

Ironhorse Racing Stable LLC’s Indiana-bred Bucchero became a graded stakes winner on Saturday as he scored a 26-1 upset in the Grade 2, $200,000 Woodford Stakes presented by Keeneland Select at Keeneland Race Course. Ridden by Fernando De La Cruz, the son of Kantharos won by 1 ¾ lengths in a time of 1:03.06 for […]

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Broodmare Boarding Database Available for Owners Looking to Bring Mares to Indiana

Broodmare Boarding Database Available for Owners Looking to Bring Mares to Indiana

With the November 1 deadline for registering mares for the Indiana Thoroughbred Breed Development Program looming, the program and the Indiana Horse Racing Commission has started a database for those seeking a barn to ship their mare for the 2018 foaling season. In order to be part of the Indiana-bred program, a Thoroughbred mare must […]

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Paisley, Crafty Spector, Joyous Lady, Mo Money Win $100,000 Stakes at Indiana Grand

Paisley, Crafty Spector, Joyous Lady, Mo Money Win $100,000 Stakes at Indiana Grand

Following is a recap of the four $100,000 stakes held October 4 at Indiana Grand. Paisley prevails in $100,000-added Indiana Stallion Stakes Filly Division It’s always exciting when a horse “breaks its maiden,” but the win was just a little sweeter when Paisley accomplished it for owner-trainer-breeder Marvin Johnson. The two-year-old chestnut daughter of Drinkwiththedevil […]

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Ohio Stallion Twinspired Sires First Winner

Ohio Stallion Twinspired Sires First Winner

Twinspired of Poplar Creek Horse Center LLC in Bethel, Ohio, had his first winner on September 21 when Ohio-bred Pure Justice won a maiden special weight race at Belterra Park. Pure Justice had been on the rise in her two previous starts, as she debuted with a fourth-place effort and then finished second in her […]

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Catalog Now Online for ITOBA Fall Sale

Catalog Now Online for ITOBA Fall Sale

More than 60 head have been consigned to the Indiana Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association Fall Sale set for Sunday, October 15, at 2 p.m. at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino. The catalog is online at www.itobasales.com. The mixed sale includes yearlings, broodmares and horses of racing age. ITOBA is pleased to announce the addition […]

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Yesterday’s Runner is a Star of Tomorrow at Indiana Grand

Yesterday’s Runner is a Star of Tomorrow at Indiana Grand

There are so many important factors involved in the care of a Thoroughbred, too many to count. But one that many people don’t take into consideration is providing a secure home for them after their racing career is over. Fortunately for those at Indiana Grand, there is a special person that many count on to […]

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Harry’s Holiday Moves to Indiana to Stand 2018 Season

Harry’s Holiday Moves to Indiana to Stand 2018 Season

Justice Farms’ stakes-winning and Grade 3-placed stallion Harry’s Holiday makes the move to Dr. Amy Youngblood’s Southern Indiana Equine for the 2018 season to participate in the Indiana Thoroughbred Breed Development Program. Harry’s Holiday is by multiple Grade 1 winner and $3.6-million earner Harlan’s Holiday and is a three-quarter brother to the successful stallion and […]

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Bucchero, Jersey Justice, Bibbidibobbidi Boo and Peyton’s Pass Win $100K Indiana-bred Stakes at Indiana Grand

Bucchero, Jersey Justice, Bibbidibobbidi Boo and Peyton’s Pass Win $100K Indiana-bred Stakes at Indiana Grand

Bucchero is back in $100,000 Brickyard Stakes After traveling to various tracks for stakes action, Indiana’s top older male returned to defend his title in the 21st running of the $100,000 Brickyard Stakes Wed. Sept. 13 at Indiana Grand. The flashy chestnut horse, piloted by Fernando De La Cruz, posted a time of 1:09.36 to […]

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Indiana Breeders and Owners Learn Marketing Lessons from IHRC Seminars

Indiana Breeders and Owners Learn Marketing Lessons from IHRC Seminars

This summer, owners and breeders participating in the Indiana Horse Racing Commission’s (IHRC) Indiana Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse Breed Development Programs were invited to learn about the basics and key points to marketing and advertising their farms and stallion at Indiana Grand Race Course and Casino. Concepts such as tackling social media, building an eye-catching […]

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Indiana Grand Jockeys Visit Hospital in Support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Indiana Grand Jockeys Visit Hospital in Support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Eddie Perez and Erica Murray represented the jockey colony at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino Thursday, Sept. 7 during the annual visit to Riley Hospital for Children in downtown Indianapolis. The trip is conducted by the jockeys with support from The Jockey’s Guild and Indiana Grand to bring awareness to Childhood Cancer Awareness Month during […]

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