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CHART RESULTS

Swifty Sired Fillies
May 25, 6 Furlongs, 3 YO Sired Filly, $100,000 Added
Winner: Payton's Pass
Swifty Sired Fillies
A new star emerged Wednesday, May 25 in the fourth running of the $100,000-added Swifty Sired Fillies Stakes at Indiana Grand. Peyton’s Pass, ridden by Fernando De La Cruz, rallied home in a new stakes record time of 1:10.54 for the win, her second straight at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino.
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Sagamore Sired
May 25, 6 Furlongs, 3 YO Sired, $100,000 Added
Winner: Strong Composition
Sagamore Sired
It was the first test outside of Florida for Strong Composition and he proved he will be a major contender in the Indiana Stakes program for 2016. Ridden by Albin Jimenez, The three-year-old son of Mancini was a strong winner to win his first career stakes race in stakes record time in the fourth running of the $100,000-added Sagamore Sired Stakes Wednesday, May 25 at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino.
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ITOBA Stallion Season Fillies
Linda Swingley Memorial
June 11, 1 Mile, 3 YO Fillies,
 $75,000 Added
Winner: Carmalley Chrome
ITOBA Stallion Season Stakes Fillies- Linda Swingley Memorial
Carmalley Chrome and Jockey Rodney Prescott dazzled a field of seven three-year-old Indiana bred fillies Saturday, June 11 in the third running of the ITOBA Stallion Season Fillies Linda Swingley Memorial at Indiana Grand. The duo rallied to a three-length win in a time of 1:38.27, a new stakes record.
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ITOBA Stallion Season C/G
Jim Elliott Memorial
June 11, 1 Mile, 3 YO Colts/Geldings,
 $75,000 Added
Winner: Easy Doer
ITOBA Stallion Season Stakes Colts/Geldings- Jim Elliott Memorial
Easy Doer and Jockey Rodney Prescott made their journey look like an easy one in the third running of the$75,000 ITOBA Stallion Season Jim Elliott Memorial Saturday, June 11 at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino. The duo covered the one mile race in a time of 1:38.11 to win by seven and three-quarter lengths, establishing a new stakes record for the stakes.
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Hoosier Breeders Sophomore
June 22, 1 1/16 Miles, 3 YO Indiana Bred Fillies, $100,000 Added
Winner: Sassy Miss Officer
Hoosier Breeders Sophomore Fillies
Sassy Miss Officer and Jockey Leandro Goncalves sprinted home to easily win the ninth running of the $100,000-added Hoosier Breeders Sophomore Fillies Stakes at Indiana Grand Wednesday, June 22. The stakes race for three-year-old registered Indiana bred fillies was reflective of the purse increase to $100,000 for all Indiana stakes beginning in 2016.
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Hoosier Breeders Sophomore
June 22, 1 1/16 Miles, 3 YO Indiana Bred, $100,000 Added
Winner: Badabing Badaboom
Hoosier Breeders Sophomore
Badabing Badaboom and Jockey Marcelino Pedroza appeared from the back of the pack in the stretch and never looked back, rallying home to a five and three-quarter length win in the ninth running of the $100,000 Hoosier Breeders Sophomore Stakes Wednesday, June 22 at Indiana Grand.
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Snack Stakes
July 13, 1 Mile Turf, 3 YO Indiana Bred, $100,000 Added
Winner: Derby Express
Snack Stakes
It was evident that Jockey Malcolm Franklin had a ticket to ride on the express in the eighth running of the $100,000 Snack Stakes Wednesday, July 13. Derby Express got the jump on his opponents out of the gate and never looked back, scoring the win by six and one-quarter lengths in a time of 1:36.89 for the one mile turf event.
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Ellen's Lucky Star Stakes
July 13, 1 Mile Turf, 3 YO Indiana Bred Fillies, $100,000 Added
Winner: Tequila And Salt
Ellen's Lucky Star Stakes
Tequila and Salt was able to shake things up in the eighth running of the $100,000 Ellen’s Lucky Star Stakes Wednesday, July 13. The three-year-old filly by Limehouse powered to the lead to take home the title in the one-mile turf race.
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Grade II Indiana Derby
July 16, 1 1/16 Miles, 3 YO Open,
 $500,000 Added
Winner: Cupid
Grade II Indiana Derby
The good Cupid showed up for Indiana Grand’s $500,000 Indiana Derby on Saturday night, and the result was a hard-earned victory by three-quarters of length while fending off The Player’s late surge.
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Grade II Indiana Oaks
July 16, 1 1/16 Miles, 3 YO Open Fillies, $500,000 Added
Winner: Family Tree
Grade II Indiana Oaks
Family Tree proved that she was worthy of her race favorite status in the 21st running of the Grade II $200,000-added Indiana Oaks Saturday, July 16 at Indiana Grand. The three-year-old filly earned her second straight win against graded stakes company with Jockey Julien Leparoux aboard for the one and one-sixteenth mile event on the dirt.
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Mari Hulman George - Listed
July 16, 1 1/16 Miles, 3 YO & Up Open Fillies/Mares, $100,000 Added
Winner: Brooklynsway
Mari Hulman George - Listed
Brooklynsway took control on the far turn and drew off to an 8 1/2-length romp over Pangburn in the $102,850 Mari Hulman George Stakes on Indiana Grand’s Indiana Derby undercard Saturday night.
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Michael G Schaefer Memorial - Listed
July 16, 1 Mile 70 Yards, 3 YO & Up Open, $100,000 Added
Winner: Departing
Michael G Schaefer Memorial - Listed
Brooklynsway took control on the far turn and drew off to an 8 1/2-length romp over Pangburn in the $102,850 Mari Hulman George Stakes on Indiana Grand’s Indiana Derby undercard Saturday night.
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Indiana General Assembly Distaff - Listed
July 16, 1 1/16 Miles Turf, 4 YO & Up Open Fillies/Mares, $100,000 Added
Winner: Lovely Loyree
Indiana General Assembly Distaff - Listed
Lovely Loyree and Indiana Grand’s leading jockey Fernando De La Cruz sat patiently on the outside of pacesetter Cabana and Luis Saez before taking control of the race and blazing home for the victory in the eighth running of the $100,000 Indiana General Assembly Distaff, a Listed race on the Indiana Derby Night racing program. The win for Lovely Loyree was making her first start at Indiana Grand during the one and one-sixteenth mile turf race.
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Warrior Veterans - Listed
July 16, 1 1/16 Miles Turf, 4 YO & Up Open, $100,000 Added
Winner: Watchyourownbobber
Warrior Veterans - Listed
Watchyourownbobber and Luis Saez were one of the first ones mentioned out of the gate and they were the first ones mentioned at the finish during the eighth running of the $100,000-added Warrior Veterans (Listed) Stakes at Indiana Grand. The race was one of six stakes on the card featuring the Grade II $500,000-added Indiana Derby, making purses in excess of $1 million for the night.
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Brandywine Overnight Stakes
July 19, 5 Furlongs Turf, 3 YO & Up Open Fillies/Mares, $75,000 Added
Winner: Melaleuca
Brandywine Overnight Stakes
Melaleuca turned in a gate to wire performance to win her first ever attempt in stakes action in the second running of the $75,000 Brandywine Stakes at Indiana Grand Tuesday, July 19. Ridden by Jon Court, the six-year-old grey daughter of Half Ours showed tremendous speed throughout to pull away for the victory by one and three-quarter lengths at the finish of the five furlong race on the turf.
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Ta-Wee - Listed
July 20, 1 Mile Turf, 3 YO Open Fillies, $100,000 Added
Division 1 Winner: Inconclusive


Division 2 Winner: Queen Caroline
Ta-Wee - Listed
The fourth running of the $100,000 Ta Wee established history in the state of Indiana. With 44 nominated and 23 entered, the race was split into two $100,000 divisions, which marks the first time a stakes race has ever produced two divisions in the 22-year history of pari-mutuel Thoroughbred racing in the state of Indiana.
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Governor's Stakes
August 3, 1 Mile 70 Yards, 3 YO Indiana Bred, $150,000 Added
Winner: R Lucky Charlie
Governor's Stakes
The $150,000-guaranteed Governor’s Stakes had a different ending than expected. As front end speed began to fade, R Luckey Charlie kicked into gear and won the tight finish over Badabing Badaboom to take the title Wednesday, Aug. 3 at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino.
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Indiana First Lady
August 3, 1 Mile 70 Yards, 3 YO Indiana Bred Fillies, $150,000 Added
Winner: Lady Fog Horn
Indiana First Lady
Lady Fog Horn, the 2015 Indiana Horse of the Year, was back in action Thursday, Aug. 4, making her trip around the turf course look like a romp in the park. The four-year-old daughter of Zavata rallied at the end of the allowance event to win by two and one-quarter lengths over open competition in the seven and one-half furlong race.
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William Henry Harrison
August 24, 6 Furlongs, 3 YO & Up Indiana Sired, $100,000 Added
Winner: Sucess Is Racing
Shelby County Stakes
August 24, 6 Furlongs, 3 YO & Up Indiana Sired Fillies/Mares,  $100,000 Added
Winner: Joyous Lady
Centaur Stakes - Listed
Sept 7, 1 Mile Turf, 3 YO Open,  $200,000 Added
Winner: Giant Run
Indiana Grand - Listed
Sept 7, 1 Mile Turf, 3 YO Open Fillies,  $200,000 Added
Winner: Queen Caroline
AJ Foyt
Sept 7, 1 1/16 Mile Turf, 3 YO & Up Indiana Bred,  $100,000 Added
Winner: Victor Jara
Florence Henderson
Sept 7, 1 1/16 Mile Turf, 3 YO & Up Indiana Bred Fillies/Mares,  $100,000 Added
Winner: Lady Fog Horn
Brickyard
Sept 14, 6 Furlongs, 3 YO & Up Indiana Bred,  $100,000 Added
Winner: Bucchero
Merrillville
Sept 14, 6 Furlongs, 3 YO & Up Indiana Bred Fillies/Mares,  $100,000 Added
Winner: Carmalley Chrome
Hillsdale
Sept 14, 6 Furlongs, 2 YO Indiana Bred,  $100,000 Added
Winner: Gifted Justice
City of Anderson
Sept 14, 6 Furlongs, 2 YO Indiana Bred Fillies,  $100,000 Added
Winner: Defining Hope
Gus Grissom
October 5, 1 1/16 Miles, 3 YO & Up Indiana Sired,  $100,000 Added
Winner: Sucess Is Racing
Richmond
October 5, 1 1/16 Miles, 3 YO & Up Indiana Sired Filles/Mares,  $100,000 Added
Winner: She Maybee Wild
Crown Ambassador
October 5, 6 Furlongs, 2 YO Indiana Sired,  $100,000 Added
Winner: Ron
Indiana Stallion Fillies
October 5, 6 Furlongs, 2 YO Indiana Sired Fillies,  $100,000 Added
Winner: I Came To Praise
To Much Coffee
October 29, 1 1/16 Miles, 3 YO & Up Indiana Bred,  $150,000 Added
Winner: Bucchero
Frances Slocum
October 29, 1 1/16 Miles, 3 YO & Up Indiana Bred Fillies/Mares,  $150,000 Added
Winner: Lady Fog Horn
Indiana Futurity
October 29, 1 Mile 70 yards, 2 YO Indiana Bred,  $100,000 Added
Winner: 
Miss Indiana
October 29, 1 Mile 70 yards, 2 YO Indiana Bred Fillies,  
$100,000 Added
Winner: Defining Hope
William Henry Harrison
One of the oldest horses in the field proved to be the toughest in the 13th running of the $100,000-added William Henry Harrison Stakes Wednesday, Aug. 24 at Indiana Grand. Sucess is Racing, a former Indiana champ, returned to his previous stakes winning performance and captured the title in the six-furlong sprint under the guidance of Jockey Eddie Perez.
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Shelby County Stakes
The 14th running of the $100,000-added Shelby County Stakes set up just as expected. The two early favorites, Carmalley Chrome (Rodney Prescott) and Easy Victory (Richard Bracho) broke quickly from the gate and sprinted to the lead. However, it was not anticipated that Joyous Lady and Tommy Pompell would have such a big kick at the end to pass them up in the stretch and drive off for the win.
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Centaur Stakes
Giant Run and “Jersey” Joe Bravo proved to be the toughest in a fine field of three-year-olds to grab the title in the 11th running of the $200,000-added Centaur Stakes Wednesday, Sept. 7 at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino. The race joins the Indiana Grand Stakes as the richest turf races for the state of Indiana and always draws some big names in the sport of Thoroughbred racing.
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Indiana Grand Stakes
Queen Caroline and Jockey Alex Cintron put together a perfect journey to take top honors in the eighth running of the $200,000-added Indiana Grand Stakes Wednesday, Sept. 7. The victory in the one mile turf event marks the fourth straight victory for the three-year-old daughter of Blame for first time owner Amy Moore.
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AJ Foyt Stakes
Victor Jara and 2016 Leading Jockey Fernando De La Cruz exploded in the stretch to take home the title in the 12th running of the $100,000-added A.J. Foyt Stakes Wednesday, Sept. 7. The stakes race was one of four on the card for a special afternoon of turf stakes featuring the $200,000 Centaur Stakes (Listed) at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino.
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Florence Henderson
It’s always fun to watch a talented racehorse on the track and Lady Fog Horn is a perfect example of that. The 2015 Indiana Horse of the Year earned her second consecutive win in the 13th running of the $100,000-added Florence Henderson Stakes for registered Indiana bred three-year-old and up fillies and mares. Guided by 2015 Leading Jockey Albin Jimenez, Lady Fog Horn completed the one and one-sixteenth mile turf event to win her fifth career stakes race at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino.
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Brickyard
Bucchero and Marcelino Pedroza Jr. turned in a commanding performance against a stellar field to win the $100,000-added Brickyard Stakes at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino Wednesday, Sept. 14. The win marked the second career stakes victory for the four-year-old Indiana bred colt, increasing his career bankroll to more than $300,000.
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Merrillville
Carmalley Chrome was back to her winning ways Wednesday, Sept. 14, winning the 22nd running of the $100,000-added Merrillville Stakes at Indiana Grand. The three-year-old chestnut daughter of Cat Dreams scored the gate to wire win in a time of 1:10.07 for the six-furlong sprint with jockey Rodney Prescott aboard. The win marked the third of the day for Prescott, who is Indiana’s all-time leading jockey for wins.
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Hillsdale
A new star emerged at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino Wednesday, Sept. 14, winning one of four stakes races on the card. Gifted Justice and Jockey Declan Cannon rolled to victory in the two-year-old Indiana bred stakes, the 16th running of the $100,000-added Hillsdale Stakes.
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City Of Anderson
She proved herself in her first and only start with a six and three-quarter win to break her maiden, but a step up into stakes action left Defining Hope with few backers in the 16th running of the $100,000-added City of Anderson Stakes Wednesday, Sept. 14. The two-year-old filly dug in gamely to defeat race favorite Whistle Stop in a stretch battle to remain undefeated in two career starts.
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Gus Grissom
There was no reason to doubt the ability of Sucess Is Racing in the 16th running of the $100,000-added Gus Grissom Stakes Wednesday, Oct. 5. The six-year-old racehorse was favored and didn’t disappoint, turning in a three-length victory, his second stakes win of 2016.
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Richmond
Very few horses have had the privilege of defeating Indiana standout Lady Fog Horn. She Mabee Wild moved into that category Wednesday, Oct. 5, defeating Indiana’s 2015 Horse of the Year in a gritty stretch battle of the $100,000-added Richmond Stakes.
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Crown Ambassador
Ron and Indiana Grand Leading Jockey Fernando De La Cruz rolled to an easy victory in the 18th running of the Crown Ambassador Stakes at Indiana Grand Wednesday, Oct. 5. The duo covered the six-furlong event in a time of 1:11.06 to win by four and one-half lengths. The race was the first of four stakes on the program that featured purses in excess of $500,000..
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Indiana Stallion Fillies
I Came To Praise, with jockey David Flores aboard, made her Indiana debut an impressive one, winning the 19th running of the $100,000-added Indiana Stallion Stakes–Filly Division Wednesday, Oct. 5 at Indiana Grand. The Indiana-bred filly shipped in from the West Coast for the race for Owner Bruce Dillenbeck, who purchased her last fall from the yearling sales in Lexington, Ky.
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Too Much Coffee
Bucchero and 2016 Leading Jockey Fernando De La Cruz didn’t disappoint. The duo scored their second straight win in the $150,000 To Much Coffee Stakes Saturday, Oct. 29, repeating their winning performance from the 2015 version of the race. The To Much Coffee, named after former Indiana bred standout To Much Coffee who ran at Hoosier Park in the mid 1990’s, was part of a $600,000-plus purse card that featured four stakes to close out the 2016 racing season.
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Frances Slocum
It was nearly a repeat of the last stakes race between Lady Fog Horn and She Mabee Wild, but this time, the outcome was different. The two talented four-year-old fillies went to battle once again in the stretch, but it was Lady Fog Horn who prevailed to win her second straight title in the 20th running of the $150,000-guaranteed Frances Slocum Stakes Saturday, Oct. 29 at Indiana Grand.
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Indiana Futurity

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Miss Indiana
Defining Hope and Malcolm Franklin have been nearly perfect all season long and they finished the year with a bang, winning the 19th running of the $100,000 Miss Indiana Stakes Saturday, Oct. 29 at Indiana Grand. The win was the third of the season in four starts for owner and breeder Colette Vanmatre of Zionsville, Ind..
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