November 5th, 2016 − Santa Anita

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, 6 1/2 furlongs turf, 3-year-olds and up

HORSE TRAINER LAST 3 BEYERS ODDS LAST RACE NEXT RACE COMMENTS
Lady Shipman Kiaran McLaughlin 97-99-94 7-2 1st, Turf Amazon, Sept. 5, Parx Eddie D Stakes, Santa Anita, Friday Last year's Turf Sprint runner-up will get an important local prep in the Eddie D
Limato Henry Candy NA-NA-NA 5-1 2nd, G1 Nunthrope Stakes, Aug. 9, York Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint or Mile, Santa Anita, Nov. 6 Leading European contender for this spot, unless he opts for the Mile instead
Pure Sensation Christophe Clement 103-102-88 6-1 1st, G3 Parx Dash, July 9, Parx Belmont Turf Sprint Invitational, Belmont, Oct. 8 Has posted back-to-back graded stakes victories, including a record performance in the Jaipur
Why Two Mike Machowsky 98-97-93 6-1 1st, Green Flash Handicap, Aug. 12, Del Mar Eddie D Stakes, Santa Anita, Friday Leading local contender blossomed on the Del Mar turf this summer
Undrafted Wesley Ward 89-95-NA 8-1 4th, Kentucky Downs Turf Sprint, Sept. 3, Kentucky Downs Woodford Stakes, Keeneland, Oct. 8 Veteran was a rallying third in 2014 Turf Sprint at Santa Anita
Acapulco Wesley Ward 98-69-NA 10-1 1st, Unbridled Sidney, May 14, Churchill Woodford Stakes, Keeneland, Oct. 8; or Franklin County, Keeneland, Oct. 14 Talented filly targeting Keeneland return after long layoff
Successful Native Aubrey Maragh 95-97-83 10-1 1st, Kentucky Downs Turf Sprint, Sept. 3, Kentucky Downs Woodford Stakes, Keeneland, Oct. 8 Took big jump up in Beyers with back-to-back solid efforts, including win versus an accomplished field at Kentucky Downs
Mongolian Saturday Enebish Ganbat NA-NA-NA 15-1 11th, G1 July Cup, July 9, Newmarket Woodford Stakes, Keeneland, Oct. 8 Defending race winner has had troubled year; recently returned to worktab, including a key five-furlong move last week
Doctor J Dub Jena Antonucci 83-75-84 20-1 1st, G3 Turf Monster, Sept. 5, Parx Belmont Turf Sprint Invitational, Belmont, Oct. 8 Emerged as a contender with most recent win
Power Alert Brian Lynch 75-95-93 20-1 5th, G3 Turf Monster, Sept. 5, Parx Woodford Stakes, Keeneland, Oct. 8 Standout in this division at his best, but finished unplaced with a poor start in most recent outing
             
AE: Coitai Glory, Disco Partner, Green Mask, Guns Loaded, Home of the Brave, Hootenanny, Hunt, Obviously, So Sweetitiz, Toowindytohaulrox

Comments by Nicole Russo, odds by Mike Watchmaker