Breeders' Cup 2016 News & Notes

TwinSpires Staff

November 6th, 2016

Breeders’ Cup 2016 is upon us and the hopefuls are putting in their final preparations for the two-day extravaganza at Santa Anita Park on November 4-5. has all you need to enjoy the action including works, analysis, news, photos and more! has Ultimate PPs for the championship races and is offering, FREE OF CHARGE, past performances for the CLASSIC, DISTAFF, JUVENILE and JUVENILE FILLIES. members can also now play the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge online!

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Home of the Brave     Roly Poly     Cougar Mountain     Pretty Perfect
Karar     Spain Burg     Highland Reel     Intelligence Cross
Suedois     Madam Dancealot     Mondialiste     Lancaster Bomber
Washington DC     Limato     Ulysses     Rodaini
Cavale Doree     Alice Springs     Nuovo Record     Corona del Inca
Hydrangea     Spectre     Queen's Trust     Ryans Charm
Intricately     Dutch Connection     Seventh Heaven     Kitcat
Found     Hit It a Bomb            


Yellow Agate     Joking     Curalina
Valadorna     Masochistic     A. P. Indian
Jamyson ' n Ginger     Drefong     Lord Nelson
Dancing Rags     Forever Unbridled      
Daddys Lil Darling     I'm a Chatterbox      
With Honors     Carina Mia      


Breeders' Cup Classic - Arrogate

Breeders' Cup Mile - Tourist

Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint - Finest Hour

Breeders' Cup Turf - Highland Reel

Breeders' Cup Juvenile - Classic Empire

Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint - Obviously

Breeders' Cup Sprint - Drefong

Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies - Champagne Room

Breeders' Cup Distaff - Beholder

Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile - Tamarkuz

Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf - Oscar Performance

Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf - New Money Honey


Arrogate runs down California Chrome in final strides of Breeders' Cup Classic

Tourist finally gets his trip in Breeders' Cup Mile

Finest City saves her finest moment for BC Filly & Mare Sprint

Obviously wires Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint

Highland Reel leads Breeders' Cup Turf foes on a merry dance

Classic Empire prevails over Not This Time as Kentucky-based runners dominate Breeders' Cup Juvenile

Drefong turns back Masochistic in TwinSpires Breeders' Cup Sprint

Queen's Trust denies Lady Eli in Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf

Champagne Room upsets Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies at 33-1

Beholder is to the Cubs as Songbird is to the Indians in Breeders' Cup Distaff thriller

Tamarkuz rallies to win Dirt Mile

Oscar Performance, New Money Honey take New York road to Breeders' Cup success


Arrogate clinches three-year-old title and in our view Horse of the Year

Eclipse Awards debate begins as Arrogate dethrones California Chrome in Breeders' Cup Classic

Shaman Ghost spikes fever, scratched from Breeders' Cup Classic

Pedigree fun facts: 2016 Breeders' Cup Saturday edition

How Mucciolo is playing the Breeders' Cup Saturday Late Pick 4

Beholder-Songbird duel conjures up a memory, produces happier ending

Shapiro: Santa Anita surfaces played fair on Breeders' Cup Friday

Scully's Breeders' Cup Saturday Pick 4 Plays

Pedigree fun facts: 2016 Breeders' Cup Friday edition

Spelling Again giving Louisville owner 'ultimate experience'

Miss Temple City finally faces 'good friend' Tepin in BC Mile

How to Wager on Breeders' Cup Friday at Santa Anita Park

Ironicus the Play of BC Saturday, plus a $3 million guaranteed Late Pick 4

Notable sires represented in 2016 Breeders' Cup

Scully's Best Bets on Breeders' Cup Saturday

Breeders' Cup Saturday Pick 5 Analysis

Colebrook happy Limousine Liberal made trek from Kentucky

Bad fall in race doesn't stop Lull

What Songbird, Personal Ensign and Zenyatta (might) have in common

Scully's Breeders' Cup Friday Pick 4 Plays

My principal rooting interests in Breeders' Cup 2016

1-horse stable Daddys Lil Darling gives Polk shot at Juvenile Fillies

Powell: How to develop betting strategy for 2016 Breeders' Cup

Scott Shapiro's Players Pick 5 on Breedes' Cup Friday

Best Longshot in the Breeders' Cup

Mucciolo’s Live Longshots on Breeders’ Cup Saturday

Tom's Ready indeed! Chrome fever brings Saints' Benson back into racing

Hanson: Breeders' Cup Friday a card for action play

Mucciolo: Taking a crack at the hardest Pick 4 of all time on Breeders’ Cup Saturday

I'm a Chatterbox seeking to make noise against champs in Breeders' Cup Distaff

What Breeders' Cup Juvenile horses could be in the Kentucky Derby?

Strategy for improving Big Event Racing Wagering ROI

BC Distaff an extremely rare showdown for three 3-year--old champions

Detox just to retox: No one wants to hear you sing about tragedy

What to look for at Santa Anita on Breeders' Cup weekend

Speed a common trait in Breeders' Cup upset selections

Three Breeders' Cup longshots that can boost exotic payoffs

Mucciolo: Tamarkuz gets the nod in Dirt Mile

Distaff the Race of the Year

How post position draw affected the Classic, Distaff, and other BC races

2016 Breeders' Cup World Championships Post Position Draw Quotes

2016 Breeders' Cup Classic & Distaff Post Positions

Breeders' Cup Saturday 2016 Post Positions

Breeders' Cup Friday 2016 Post Positions

Gun Runner loaded for bear

Mott hobbles, but Carina Mia and Tourist shine

Valadorna appears poised to step up in Juvenile Fillies

Jennie Rees: Not This Time has camp thinking beyond Breeders' Cup Juvenile

A deeper dive into Breeders' Cup multi-race wagering or Why the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf isn't as wide open as it seems

The recent history of multi-race payouts in Breeders' Cup races

Handicapping Insights -- Breeders' Cup 2016 is strong and deep

Breeders' Cup World Championships 2016 pre-entries channel & 2016 Breeders' Cup World Championships playlist

Tracking Breeders’ Cup preps for Santa Anita dirt races

Turf Sprint spot perhaps a blessing in disguise for Obviously

Scully's takes as Breeders' Cup pre-entries loom

My Theory on...Theory

BC Juvenile contentious while Juvenile Fillies a head scratcher

California Chrome aims to make history in Breeders’ Cup Classic

Found to be cross-entered to Breeders’ Cup Classic

Tepin, Vyjack could serve up rare sibling rivalry in Breeders’ Cup

Horses for the course: a look at California’s BC Turf Sprint contenders

Breeders’ Cup implications from Woodbine not limited to Erupt, Al’s Gal

Breeders’ Cup decision pending for Found

Two down, nine to go: divisional championships on the line at the Breeders’ Cup




California Chrome



Lady Eli

Miss Temple City


Stellar Wind


Beholder-Songbird duel conjures up a memory, produces happier ending