November 4th, 2017 − Del Mar

Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint

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 Turf Sprint, $1 million, 5 furlongs turf, 3-year-olds and up

Lady Aurelia Wesley Ward N/A-N/A-97 2-1 Nunthorpe, YOR, 2nd BC Turf Sprint, Nov. 4 World-class runner training up to Turf Sprint at Keeneland
Caravaggio Aidan O'Brien N/A-N/A-N/A 5-2 Flying Five, CUR, 1st Champ. Sprint, ASC, Oct. 21/BC Turf Sprint, Nov. 4 Earned guaranteed berth in last start, but could stay close to home
Disco Partner Christophe Clement 91-105-109 6-1 Fourstardave, SAR, 4th Turf Sprint Invitational, BEL, Oct. 7 World record-holder not BC eligible, could supplement if he shines next out
Holding Gold Mark Casse 86-105-107 15-1 Turf Monster, PRX, 6th BC Turf Sprint, Nov. 4 Training up to BC after a hiccup last out
Pay Any Price Ralph Ziadie 102-98-97 15-1 Bob Umphrey Turf Sprint, GP, 1st BC Turf Sprint, Nov. 4 Missed a week of training due to Hurricane Irma
Pure Sensation Christophe Clement 93-87-110 15-1 Turf Monster, PRX, 1st Turf Sprint Inv., BEL, Oct. 7/BC Turf Sprint, Nov. 4 Clement leaning toward training up to BC
Hogy Mike Maker 96-95-95 20-1 Kentucky Downs Turf Sprint, KD, 1st Woodford, KEE, Oct. 7/ Nearctic, WO, Oct. 15 Not BC eligible, but could supplement in with a strong prep
Mongolian Saturday Enebish Ganbat 91-90-90 20-1 Turf Monster, PRX, 2nd Woodford, KEE, Oct. 7 2015 Turf Sprint winner still seeking first win of the year
Washington DC Aidan O'Brien N/A-N/A-N/A 20-1 Nunthorpe, YOR, 10th Champ. Sprint, ASC, Oct. 21/BC Turf Sprint, Nov. 4 Group 3's in Europe look like his ceiling
Rainbow Heir Jason Servis 91-91-95 30-1 Turf Monster, PRX, 4th Undecided BC would be his first trip away from East Coast
Others: Intelligence Cross, White Flag      

Odds by Mike Watchmaker, comments by Joe Nevills