Locally-based Indiano, last year's champion 2-year-old in Panama, earned
his first graded stakes victory in the United States with a decisive
win in the Grade 2, $200,000 Carry Back July 9 at Calder Casino &
The 3-year-old son of Indian Charlie sat a stalking third for a
half-mile before taking over from the pacesetters at the quarter-pole
and bounded away for a three-length score. He covered six furlongs in
1:10.60 on the good dirt.
Indiano is owned by his breeder, Diamond A Racing and trained by Mary
Wolfson. Bred in Kentucky and out of the Sam M. mare Separata, the bay
colt was originally a $25,000 Keeneland September 2009 yearling purchase
consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.