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District Court Rules Indiana Claiming Jail Rule Unconstitutional

Owner Jerry Jamgotchian won a victory in his battle against “claiming jail” rules with a ruling earlier this week by U.S. District Court Judge William T. Lawrence finding Indiana’s rule unconstitutional. Claiming jail rules place restrictions on newly-claimed horses, preventing them from running out of state or different in-state tracks for a set period — […]

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Graded Stakes-Placed Harry’s Holiday Relocating To Indiana

Justice Farms’ 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 Harlan’s Holiday, winner of $3,632,664 and is a three-quarter brother to the successful stallion, Into Mischief (Grade […]

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Indiana Grand Ready To Launch 15th Season Of Racing April 18

The 15th season of Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse racing will get underway Tuesday, April 18 with a nine-race program at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino. Eight Thoroughbred races will be followed by one Quarter Horse race on the opening day card that begins at 2:05 p.m. Highlighting the first day of racing will be a […]

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Over $4 Million Offered On 2017 Indiana Grand Stakes Program

Indiana Grand Racing & Casino has announced its 2017 stakes schedule for Thoroughbred racing. A total of 35 stakes will be offered during the 120-day racing season that spans April 18 through Oct. 28, 2017. Heading the list of Thoroughbred stakes is the 23rd running of the Grade III $500,000 Indiana Derby, slated for Saturday, […]

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Indiana Grand Finalizes 2017 Racing Dates

Racing dates for the upcoming 2017 Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse season at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino were recently approved by the Indiana Horse Racing Commission. The 120-day meet begins Tuesday, April 18 and concludes Saturday, Oct. 28. Racing will be offered Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday at 2:05 p.m. EST while Saturday night racing will […]

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Indiana Grand Diaries: New Equine Hospital Fills Important Need

The new year will bring with it the opening of a state-of-the-art equine medical center just a stone’s throw from Indiana Grand racetrack in Shelbyville, Ind. The $8.8 million facility, built by a partnership between Purdue University and Centaur Gaming, is another example of the track owner’s ongoing financial commitment to the racing business, and […]

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Indiana Grand Diaries: A Racetrack’s Unsung Heroes

Wednesday marked another important day on the Indiana Grand racing calendar with a card that featured four stakes worth an estimated $400,000. It takes a lot of work and manpower to put on a day of racing, not to mention operate a track year-round. Many of the people who make it happen are rarely seen […]

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Indiana Grand Diaries: What’s Driving New Interest In Racing, Breeding Programs?

Over the weekend, three horseplayers earned spots in the National Handicapping Championship with Indiana Grand’s first ever qualifier for the NHC. It’s another step of many by the Centaur Gaming-owned racetrack to invest in the racing product. The efforts have had far-reaching effects, with horsemen and owners from other states and regions shipping in for […]

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Indiana Grand Reports Record Handle On Saturday’s Oaks-Derby Card

Officials at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino have plenty to cheer about after the facility set both attendance and pari-mutuel records on its Indiana Derby card July 16. According to a report in the Blood-Horse, total handle came in at $3,156,859, the highest in the track’s history. The G2 Indiana Derby produced the highest handle in track […]

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The Friday Show Presented By DRF Bets: Turf, Surf, And Cornfields?

One of the highlights of the summer racing calendar is, of course, opening day at Del Mar, and Ray Paulick has made his annual journey to the West Coast to be there. In this edition of The Friday Show, Ray and Scott Jagow discuss why Del Mar’s recent history suggests racing fans and bettors shouldn’t […]

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