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Tickets to the 2018 Breeders' Cup World Championships at Churchill Downs on November 2 & 3 are on sale now!

2018 Champions For Charity

Reserve your limited-edition, commemorative D. Wayne Lukas bottle(s) today by making a donation to support Old Friends and Kentucky Derby Museum.

Breeders’ Cup Festival

Join us in a week-long celebration, Oct. 28 - Nov 3, featuring events & activities leading up to the 2018 Breeders’ Cup World Championships in Louisville.

The Mansion

Experience the Breeders' Cup like no one else has before. Introducing The Mansion, the ultimate luxury experience at Churchill Downs.

2018 Challenge Series

Watch the drama unfold as the world’s top thoroughbreds battle it out in the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series: Win & You’re In™ for a starting spot in the 2018 Breeders’ Cup.


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News & Press Releases

    September 18, 2018

    American Doorstop Project Co-Founders & Producers of Documentary Film, Born To Rein Announce National Branding and Marketing Partnership with Breeders’ Cup World Championships

  • September 16, 2018

    Skitter Skatter Wins Moyglare Stud Stakes at the Curragh

    2-year-old filly Skitter Skatter became the first horse to earn an automatic berth in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1) and 3-year-old Havana Grey (GB) went wire-to-wire to win the $418,142 Derrinstown Stud Flying Five (G1) and gained a free berth into the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint.

  • September 16, 2018

    La Pelosa Ships & Scores in G1 Natalma

    Close but not close enough in her four stakes attempts overseas, Godolphin's La Pelosa welcomed a change of scenery by shipping to Woodbine and scoring big in Sunday's Grade 1, $250,000 Natalma Stakes. The Natalma is a Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” event, with La Pelosa receiving an automatic berth in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf at Churchill Downs on Friday, November 2

  • September 16, 2018

    Fog of War Slices Through Late in G1 Summer

    Unhurried until the final furlong, Peter Brant's Fog of War sliced his way through the traffic just in time to get up for the win in Sunday's Grade 1, $250,000 Summer Stakes at Woodbine. The Summer is a Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” event, with Fog of War receiving an automatic berth in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf at Churchill Downs on Friday, November 2.

  • September 15, 2018

    Oscar Performance Returns to Wire G1 Woodbine Mile

    Courtesy of Curtis Kalleward of RacingDudes.com


  • September 15, 2018

    Natalma and the Boys of Summer

    Fourteen fillies will contest the Natalma, so-named for the dam of the breed-shaping Northern Dancer. In the Summer Stakes, a field of thirteen colts and geldings has been drawn. Both races offer a purse of $250,000 and are a mile in distance, the same length as their corresponding Breeders’ Cup contests, the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf and Juvenile Fillies Turf.

  • September 15, 2018

    Serengeti Empress Demolishes G2 Pocahontas

    Serengeti Empress never looked less than excellent on Saturday, demolishing the field in gate-to-wire fashion in the Grade 2, $200,000 Pocahontas Stakes at Churchill Downs. The Pocahontas is a Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” event, with Serengeti Empress receiving an automatic berth in the Tito's Handmade Vodka Juvenile Fillies at Churchill Downs on Friday, November 2.