November 5th, 2016 − Santa Anita

Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf

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

Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf, $2 million, 1 1/4 miles turf, fillies and mares 3-year-olds and up

Seventh Heaven Aidan O'Brien NA-NA-NA 4-1 BC F&M Turf at SA Nov. 5 Is said to prefer firm ground, conditions probable at Santa Anita
Alice Springs Aidan O'Brien NA-NA-NA 5-1 QEII at Kee Oct. 15 or BC F&M Turf at SA Nov. 5 The ante-post favorite with British books after winning G1 Matron.
Catch a Glimpse Mark Casse 97-96-92 6-1 QEII at Kee Oct. 15 8 for 9 on the turf, though untested vs. older mares.
Lady Eli Chad Brown 101-100-91 6-1 Flower Bowl at Bel Oct. 8 Strong comeback from 13-month layoff to be second in Ballston Spa.
Sea Calisi Chad Brown 95-96-95 8-1 Flower Bowl at Bel Oct. 8 Won Beverly D. in August at Arlington; 1 1/4-mile distance suits.
Time and Motion James Toner 97-95-90 8-1 QEII at Kee Oct. 15 The only filly to beat Catch a Glimpse on turf, doing so in the Lake Placid.
Dacita Chad Brown 101-101-97 10-1 BC F&M Turf at SA Nov. 5 Fell a nose short of stablemate Rainha da Bateria in Canadian.
Al's Gal Mike Maker 93-95-90 15-1 BC F&M Turf at SA Nov. 5 Much improved in 2016; beaten half-length by Sea Calisi in Beveral D.
Sentiero Italia Kiaran McLaughlin 100-95-96 15-1 Flower Bowl at Bel Oct. 8 Fourth in this race last year, she just ran third in Ballston Spa.
Ryans Charm Armando Fillipuzzi NA-NA-NA 30-1 BC F&M Turf at SA Nov. 5 A "Win and You're In" qualifier from Peru, where she is reigning champion.

Comments by Byron King, odds by Mike Watchmaker.