On Saturday at Keeneland, more than a dozen of the world’s fastest turf milers will face off in the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1).
Morning training sessions at tracks across North America have been packed with Breeders’ Cup contenders turning in final pre-race workouts.
As the Nov. 6-7 Breeders’ Cup World Championships approach, stay up to speed on the latest developments with a weekly roundup of news and notes:
A compact field of six will contest Saturday’s $350,000 First Lady (G1) at Keeneland. The one-mile turf affair will give the winner an entry to the Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Turf.
A sensational field of nine, led by four top-level winners from the barn of Chad Brown, will go postward in Saturday’s $400,000 Fourstardave (G1) at Saratoga.
A standout field of seven will run one-mile over the Belmont outer lawn in Saturday’s $250,000 Just a Game (G1). The field is marked by the return of the sensational Uni.
Looking ahead to next season, racing fans will have the opportunity to witness various stars and champions competing for another year.
We start our two-day look back at the Breeders’ Cup World Championships and discuss the big races from Saturday including the Classic, Turf, Mile, and Sprint.
With the 2019 Breeders’ Cup rapidly approaching, key contenders for the fourteen championship races have been busy wrapping up their pre-race workouts at racetrack across the country.
The $400,000 First Lady (G1) at Keeneland on Saturday attracted a huge field of 14 fillies and mares going one-mile on the turf. The “Win and You’re In” affair will give the…
Old Bones Racing Stable and Todd Marshall’s Prince Earl returned from a layoff exceeding eight months to capture the $200,000 Del Mar Mile (G2) on Sunday. The four-year-old was three-parts clear under…
A well-matched field of 10, including a pair of sharp females, will go one mile on the Saratoga inner turf in Saturday’s $500,000 Fourstardave Handicap (G1). The grassy feature boasts a solid…