10/31/2011 6:29PM

Breeders' Cup Final Entries & Fun Facts


Here are the final fields that were drawn today for the 15 Breeders' Cup races, followed by some leaderboards and fun facts regarding the records and origins of the 180 final entrants, who have combined to win 788 of 2,122 career starts and earn $113.2 million.

There were 14 withdrawals or exclusions, eight of them 2-year-olds, between pre-entries a week ago and today's draws: Cozi Rosie (FMT), Fantasia (FMT), Hunt Crossing (JS), Learn (JT), Liquidity Trap (JT), Right to Vote (J), Rule (DM), Sabercat (J), Sky High Lady (JF), Spirited Miss (JFT), Tizway (C), Tutti Buonna Gente (MAR), Two Months Rent (JT) and Winchester (T).

Here are the top 10 entrants by starts, victories and earnings. There are 30 millionaires among the 180 entrants, even following the withdrawals of Winchester ($1.59 million), Tizwat ($1.35 million) and Rule ($1.01 million):


152 of the 180 entrants were bred in the United States, 106 of them in Kentucky. Sixteen stallions are represented by three or more Cup entrants, led by Kitten's Joy with six and Dynaformer and Tapit with five each:

Now start handicapping already. The pp's are up and it's only 94 hours until the Juvenile Sprint.