November 4th & 5th, 2016 − Santa Anita

Breeders’ Cup Workouts


RACE COVERAGE: Classic | Distaff | Turf | Filly & Mare Turf | Mile | Dirt Mile | Sprint | Turf Sprint | Filly & Mare Sprint | Juvenile | Juvenile Turf | Juvenile Fillies | Juvenile Fillies Turf

Classic Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Melatonin
D. Hofmans
11/2 Santa Anita 4f 47.98 Melatonin makes good impression
Arrogate
B. Baffert
10/31 Santa Anita 5f 59.39 Sensational breeze for Arrogate
Effinex
J. Jerkens
10/31 Santa Anita 4f 49.10 Maintenance work for Effinex
Hoppertunity
B. Baffert
10/29 Santa Anita 5f 1:00.00 Hoppertunity puts in final prep
Shaman Ghost
J. Jerkens
10/29 Santa Anita 5f 1:00.09 Shaman Ghost puts in final prep
California Chrome
A. Sherman
10/27 Los Alamitos 6f 1:12.08 Impressive move for California Chrome
Melatonin
D. Hofmans
10/27 Santa Anita 5f 59.67 Melatonin looks fit heading into Classic
Frosted
K. McLaughlin
10/27 Santa Anita 4f 48.23 Maintenance work for Frosted
Nyquist
D. O'Neill
10/27 Santa Anita 7f 1:27.60 Nyquist's work does not go as planned
Win the Space
D. O'Neill
10/27 Santa Anita 6f 1:13.16 Win the Space works for Classic
Arrogate
B. Baffert
10/25 Santa Anita 6f 1:10.95 Arrogate throws down gauntlet
Effinex
J. Jerkens
10/24 Belmont 5f 1:00.46 Jerkens: "holding form"
Gun Runner
P. D'Amato
10/23 Santa Anita 5f 1:01.81 Gun Runner has strong first work in Breeders' Cup prep
California Chrome
A. Sherman
10/22 Los Alamitos 5f 59.99  California Chrome looks sharp in drill for Breeders' Cup Classic
Hoppertunity
B. Baffert
10/22 Santa Anita 4f 47.80 Classic hopefuls work at Santa Anita
Melatonin
D. Hoffmans
10/22 Santa Anita 4f 49.30 Classic hopefuls work at Santa Anita

 

Distaff Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Carina Mia
B. Mott
10/30 Santa Anita 5f 1:00.74 Carina Mia makes it a good morning for Mott
Stellar Wind
J. Sadler
10/28 Santa Anita 6f 1:13.15 Good, solid work for Stellar Wind
Songbird
J. Hollendorfer
10/27 Santa Anita 5f 1:01.00 Effortless work for Songbird
Beholder
R. Mandella
10/27 Santa Anita 6f 1:14.40 Beholder turns in final career work
Land Over Sea
D. O'Neill
10/27 Santa Anita 7f 1:28.60 Distaff longshot turns in work
Stellar Wind
J. Sadler
10/21 Santa Anita 5f 1:00.40 Solid workout for Stellar Wind

Mile Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Tourist
B. Mott
10/30 Santa Anita 5f 1:00.56 Tourist makes it a very good morning for  Mott
Tepin
M. Casse
10/28 Churchill 4f 49.00 "Typical" work for Tepin
Obviously
P. D'Amato
10/23 Santa Anita 4f 48.81 Obviously part of D’Amato's morning contingent

Dirt Mile Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Dortmund
B. Baffert
10/30 Santa Anita 5f 1:00.79 Baffert puts three BC entrants through works
Vyjack
P. D'Amato
10/29 Santa Anita 5f 1:00.28 Vyjack turns in promising work
Runhappy
L. Wohlers
10/29 Santa Anita 6f 1:12.37 Quirky Runhappy settles in, all business in work
Dortmund
B. Baffert
10/25 Santa Anita 6f 1:11.85 Dortmund comes home strong
Vyjack
P. D'Amato
10/23 Santa Anita 5f 1:01.71 Vyjack part of D’Amato's morning contingent

Sprint Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Lord Nelson
B. Baffert
10/31 Santa Anita 4f 47.55 Lord Nelson repeats strong work
Delta Bluesman
J. Navarro
10/30 Santa Anita 4f 47.32 Delta Bluesman eager in work
Masochistic
R. Ellis
10/29 Santa Anita 6f 1:12.96 Masochistic showed he’s not just a one-dimensional speedball
Lord Nelson
B. Baffert
10/26 Santa Anita 6f 1:11.48 Lord Nelson pulls away from stablemate
Drefong
B. Baffert
10/24 Santa Anita 4f 58.72 Baffert lets Drefong roll
Mind Your Biscuits
R. Falcone, Jr.
10/21 Belmont 4f 47.17 Possible live longshot in Sprint
           

Turf Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Twilight Eclipse
T. Albertrani
10/26 Belmont Park 5f 1:03.26 Twilight Eclipse prepares for fourth straight Turf start
Midnight Storm
P. D'Amato
10/25 Santa Anita 6f 1:12.57 Midnight Storm works on dirt
Flintshire
C. Brown
10/24 Belmont 5f (T) 1:01.91 Brown thrilled with work
Money Multiplier
C. Brown
10/24 Belmont 5f (T) 1:01.91 Money Multiplier works with stablemate
Hunt
P. D'Amato
10/23 Santa Anita 6f 1:14.81 Hunt, Metaboss part of D'Amato's morning contingent
Metaboss
P. D'Amato
10/23 Santa Anita 6f 1:16.25 Hunt, Metaboss part of D'Amato's morning contingent

Filly and Mare Turf Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Avenge
R. Mandella
10/31 Santa Anita 5f 59.00 Avenge scorches in work
Kitcat
S. Silva
10/28 Santa Anita 5f 1:00.01 Kitcat looks much improved
Lady Eli
C. Brown
10/24 Belmont 4f (T) 50.40 Brown happy with both turf fillies
Sea Calisi
C. Brown
10/24 Belmont 4f (T) 50.40 Beverly D winner works with Lady Eli
Avenge
R. Mandella
10/24 Santa Anita 6f 1:12.06 Avenge very eager in workout

Turf Sprint Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Holy Lute
J. Cassidy
11/1 Santa Anita 3f 36.27 Holy Lute cruises on main track
Celestine
W. Mott
10/31 Santa Anita 4f 48.34 Celestine switches work to dirt
Mongolian Saturday
E. Ganbat
10/27 Santa Anita 3f 35.21 Mongolian Saturday swift in workout
Pure Sensation
C. Clement
10/26 Belmont Park 4f (T) 48.12 Pure Sensation puts in final work
Holy Lute
J. Cassidy
10/25 Santa Anita 4f 48.39 Maintenance work for Holy Lute on main track

Filly and Mare Sprint Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Paulassilverlining
M. Nevin
11/1 Santa Anita 4f 51.23 Easy half-mile
Tara's Tango
J. Hollendorfer
10/28 Santa Anita 5f 59.77 Big move for Tara's Tango
Enchanting Lady
B. Baffert
10/24 Santa Anita 6f  1:13.07 Enchanting Lady a good work horse
By The Moon
M. Nevin
10/24 Santa Anita 5f  1:08.80 Easy breeze for By The Moon
Finest City
I.Kruljac
10/22 Santa Anita 5f  1:05.20 Finest City does little more than gallop
Living the Life
G. Mandella
10/22 Santa Anita 5f 1:01.25 Living the Life works after renovation break
Tara's Tango
J. Hollendorfer
10/22 Santa Anita 6f 1:14.29 Tara's Tango finishes well over tiring track

Juvenile Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Klimt
B. Baffert
10/31 Santa Anita 4f 47.32 Klimt works in company
Lookin at Lee
S. Asmussen
10/31 Santa Anita 4f 50.69 Maintenance work for Lookin at Lee
Not This Time
D. Romans
10/29 Santa Anita 5f 1:01.71 Not This Time looks impressive in BC Juvenile work
Gormley
J. Shirreffs
10/29 Santa Anita 6f 1:16.44 Gormley has a busy morning
Three Rules
J. Pinchin
10/28 Gulfstream 5f 57.64 Three Rules blazes five furlongs
Classic Empire
M. Casse
10/28 Churchill 4f 50.00 Classic Empire finishes strongly
Klimt
B. Baffert
10/25 Santa Anita 6f 1:12.88 Klimt works with stablemate
Looking at Lee
S. Asmussen
10/24 Santa Anita 5f 59.90 Looking at Lee gets down to business
Three Rules
J. Pinchin
10/21 Gulfstream 5f 1:00.08 Easy work at Gulfstream

Juvenile Fillies Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
American Gal
B. Baffert
11/1 Santa Anita 4f 46.43 Impressive run for American Gal
Noted and Quoted
B. Baffert
10/31 Santa Anita 4f 47.92 Noted and Quoted very keen
Note and Quoted
B. Baffert
10/25 Santa Anita 6f 1:11.81 Impressive drill for Baffert contender
Union Strike
C. Dollase
10/23 Santa Anita 8f 1:43.14 Union Strike last Breeders’ Cup worker on the day

Juvenile Turf Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Good Samaritan
W. Mott
10/31 Santa Anita 4f (T) 48.03 Likely favorite continues to impress
Keep Quiet
M. Casse
10/28 Churchill 4f 50.00 Keep Quiet works in company
Big Score
T. Yakteen
10/27 Santa Anita 5f 1:00.63 Big Score impressive on dirt

Juvenile Fillies Turf Contenders Workouts

HORSE / TRAINER DATE TRACK DISTANCE TIME COMMENT
Coasted
L. Gyarmati
11/1 Santa Anita 3f (T) 36.00 Lone turf worker on Tuesday
Partyinthepaddock
C. Gaines
10/28 Santa Anita 5f 1:00.33 Partyinthepaddock gallops out decently
La Coronel
M. Casse
10/28 Churchill 4f 47.80 Sharp move for La Coronel
Victory to Victory
M. Casse
10/28 Churchill 4f 48.40 Casse happy with work
Lull
C. Clement
10/26 Belmont 5f (T) 1:02.48 Lull works at Belmont Park
Rymska
C. Brown
10/24 Belmont 4f (T) 51.10 Brown feels Rymska "getting good at right time"