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Oct 28 PURE COUNTRY GETS UP IN TIME IN MARE PACE

By Ken Weingartner, for Breeders Crown ANDERSON, Ind. – Eight horses fanned across the track in a battle down the stretch with Pure Country surging in the closing strides to capture Friday night’s $250,000 Breeders Crown Mare Pace by 1¼ lengths over Bedroomconfessions in 1:52.1 over a sloppy track at Hoosier Park. […]

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Oct 28 SWEET 2YO FILLY PACE WIN FOR YOUAREMYCANDYGIRL

By Frank Cotolo, for Breeders Crown ANDERSON, Ind. – Youaremycandygirl, the heavy 2-5 public choice off a strong elimination score last week, won the $600,000 Breeders Crown 2-Year-Old Filly Pace by 4½ lengths at Hoosier Park Friday night. The time for the mile was 1:53.2 over a sloppy track. Yannick […]

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Oct 28 ARIANA G CRUSHES IN 3YO FILLY TROT

By Ken Weingartner, for Breeders Crown ANDERSON, Ind. – As co-owner Marvin Katz made his way to the winner’s circle for another celebration with Ariana G, the word he used to best describe the 3-year-old female trotter was “fantastic.” He could have chosen others, including dominant. Ariana G won Friday night’s $500,000 […]

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Oct 28 ‘BRITCHES’ REBOUNDS TO TAKE 3YO FILLY PACE

By Frank Cotolo, for Breeders Crown ANDERSON, Ind. – Blazin Britches, one of last week’s beaten elimination favorites, won the $500,000 Breeders Crown 3-Year-Old Filly Pace by a half-length at Hoosier Park Friday night. The time for the mile was 1:52.1 over a sloppy track. Trace Tetrick was in the […]

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Oct 28 PERFECT MANCHEGO ROMPS IN 2YO FILLY TROT

By Ken Weingartner, for Breeders Crown ANDERSON, Ind. – Manchego became the first undefeated 2-year-old female trotter to win a Breeders Crown, capturing Friday night’s $600,000 final by 4¼ lengths over Seviyorum in 1:54.4 over a sloppy track at Hoosier Park. Phaetosive finished third. Manchego improved to 12-for-12 with the victory for […]

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Oct 28 EMOTICON HANOVER TAKES MARE TROT

By Ken Weingartner, for Breeders Crown ANDERSON, Ind. – Emoticon Hanover and driver Dan Dube went to the front and never looked back to win Friday night’s $250,000 Breeders Crown Mare Trot by three-quarters of a length over Caprice Hill in 1:53.4 at Hoosier Park. Pink Pistol was third and Flowers N […]

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Oct 26 Rock N Tony Providing Connections Long Awaited Return to The Breeders Crown

Rock N Tony Providing Connections Long Awaited Return to The Breeders Crown Story By: James Platz, for Hoosier Park Racing & Casino ANDERSON, Ind.—October 26, 2017—Anthony Lombardi’s wait between Breeders Crown entrants is nearly as long as the championship is old. The Illinois resident first had a horse in the […]

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Oct 25 Indiana Connections Looking to Cement Local Legacy in 2017 Breeders Crown

Indiana Connections Looking to Cement Local Legacy in 2017 Breeders Crown Story By: James Platz, for Hoosier Park Racing & Casino ANDERSON, Ind.—July 23, 2016—When the Breeders Crown kicks off Friday night, October 27 at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino, Indiana’s breeding program will be represented by 10 entries in […]

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Oct 25 Breeders Crown Posts Finalized

Post positions for the final four Breeders Crown races were drawn Monday night along with induction ceremonies for the Indiana Horse Racing Hall of Fame at Hoosier Park. All the races on Friday, October 27 feature the filly and mare divisions and last night, posts were assigned for the $500,000 […]

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Oct 22 ‘SEASIDE’ SCORES, ‘TONY’ SHOCKS IN SOPH CROWN

By Jay Bergman, for Breeders Crown ANDERSON, Ind. – Downbytheseaside got back on the winning track Saturday night, taking the first of two $25,000 eliminations for the Breeders Crown sophomore pacing male division at Hoosier Park. Driven by Brian Sears, Downbytheseaside led virtually wire-to-wire winning in 1:51.1. A son of Somebeachsomewhere from […]

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