Breeders' Cup

TODAY October 22, 2014
Wednesday proved to be another slow day on the Breeders’ Cup workout front, with the monotony of the long morning finally broken when Private Prospect came out after the second renovation break to work six furlongs for the Juvenile.
Without a horse or horses to frame multi-race wagers around or use as a free space on top of a vertical bet, the very difficult task of converting Breeders’ Cup opinions into cash becomes monumentally difficult.
There may be a feminine presence to the $3 million Breeders’ Cup Turf at Santa Anita on Nov. 1.
Just a couple of minor surprises were in store when pre-entries for the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint were announced Wednesday at Santa Anita: Top Kisser is not in the lineup, and Thank You Marylou is.
Eight top-class Europeans, led by defending champion Dank, were among the 17 pre-entries announced Wednesday for the $2 Million Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Turf at Santa Anita on Nov. 1 – setting up an intriguing international matchup.
Untapable is training so well it is scary. Good timing for Halloween, when she tries to win the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Distaff at Santa Anita.
The Grade 1, $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies attracted 15 pre-entries by the Monday deadline. On Wednesday, however, Cavorting was withdrawn from the race.
Eight of the nine Saturday Breeders’ Cup races were oversubscribed, but none more so than the $1 million Turf Sprint, which drew a staggering 29 pre-entrants. That means there are actually more horses on the order of preference also-eligible list than ...
The presence of defending champion Secret Circle, multiple Grade 1 sprint winner Palace, and Hong Kong invader Rich Tapestry, who captured the Grade 1 Santa Anita Sprint Championship in his sparkling U.S. debut, did little to scare away the opposition, ...
Among them, trainers Bob Baffert, D. Wayne Lukas, and Todd Pletcher have combined to win a third of the first 30 runnings of the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile. So, it’s only apropos that trio has nearly a third of the 2-year-olds pre-entered for the $2 ...