The Breeders’ Cup Challenge

They win, and they’re in. 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 and a share of more than $30 million in purses and awards in the 2018 Breeders’ Cup World Championships, November 2 and 3 at Churchill Downs.

January
Replay Race Name Winner Date Division Track
Cartier Paddock Stakes Oh Susanna (AUS) Jan 6 Maker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf Kenilworth
L'Ormarins Queen's Plate Legal Eagle (SAF) Jan 6 Mile Kenilworth
February
Replay Race Name Winner Date Division Track
February Stakes Nonkono Yume (JPN) Feb 18 Classic Tokyo Racecourse
April
Replay Race Name Winner Date Division Track
The Star Doncaster Mile Happy Clapper Apr 7 Mile
Coolmore Legacy Stakes Alizee (AUS) Apr 14 Maker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf
May
Replay Race Name Winner Date Division Track
Gran Premio Criadores Sinfonia Fantastica (ARG) May 1 Longines Distaff Palermo
Gran Premio Club Hipico Falabella Nuevo Maestro (CHI) May 21 Mile Club Hípico de Santiago
No Replay
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Gran Premio 25 de Mayo La Extrana Dama (ARG) May 25 Longines Turf San Isidro
Shoemaker Mile S. Hunt (IRE) May 28 Mile
June
Replay Race Name Winner Date Division Track
Yasuda Kinen Mozu Ascot Jun 3 Mile Tokyo Racecourse
Ogden Phipps Stakes Abel Tasman Jun 9 Longines Distaff
Jaipur Invitational Stakes Disco Partner Jun 9 Turf Sprint
Runhappy Metropolitan Handicap Bee Jersey Jun 9 Dirt Mile
Grande Premio Brasil Quarteto De Cordas (BRZ) Jun 10 Longines Turf Hipódromo da Gávea
Fleur de Lis H. Blue Prize (ARG) Jun 16 Longines Distaff
Stephen Foster H. Pavel Jun 16 Classic
Queen Anne S. Accidental Agent (GB) Jun 19 Mile
Prince of Wales's S. Poet's Word (IRE) Jun 20 Longines Turf
Norfolk S. Shang Shang Shang Jun 21 Juvenile Turf Sprint
Diamond Jubilee S. Merchant Navy (AUS) Jun 23 Turf Sprint
Gran Premio Pamplona Smart Choice (ARG) Jun 24 Maker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf Hipódromo de Monterrico
Takarazuka Kinen Mikki Rocket (JPN) Jun 24 Longines Turf Hanshin Racecourse
Highlander Stakes Long On Value Jun 30 Turf Sprint Woodbine Racetrack
Princess Rooney H. Stormy Embrace Jun 30 Filly & Mare Sprint
July
Replay Race Name Winner Date Division Track
Belmont Sprint Championship S. Limousine Liberal Jul 7 TwinSpires Sprint
King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes sponsored by QIPCO Poet's Word (IRE) Jul 28 Longines Turf
Bing Crosby S. Ransom the Moon Jul 28 TwinSpires Sprint
Haskell Invitational Good Magic Jul 29 Classic
Clement L. Hirsch S. Unique Bella Jul 29 Longines Distaff
August
Replay Race Name Winner Date Division Track
Qatar Sussex Stakes Lightning Spear (GB) Aug 1 Mile Goodwood
Whitney Stakes Diversify Aug 4 Classic
Arlington Million Robert Bruce (CHI) Aug 11 Longines Turf
Beverly D. Stakes Sistercharlie (IRE) Aug 11 Maker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf
Prix du Haras de Fresnay-Le-Buffard Jacques le Marois Alpha Centauri (IRE) Aug 12 Mile Deauville
TVG Pacific Classic Accelerate Aug 18 Classic
Del Mar H. Presented by The Japan Racing Association Fashion Business (GB) Aug 18 Longines Turf
No Replay
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Juddmonte International S. Roaring Lion Aug 22 Longines Turf York
No Replay
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Darley Yorkshire Oaks Sea of Class (IRE) Aug 23 Maker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf York
No Replay
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Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes Alpha Delphini (GB) Aug 24 Turf Sprint York
Personal Ensign Abel Tasman Aug 25 Longines Distaff
Ballerina Marley's Freedom Aug 25 Filly & Mare Sprint
Forego Whitmore Aug 25 Dirt Mile
Sword Dancer Glorious Empire (IRE) Aug 25 Longines Turf
2018 Pat O'Brien S. Catalina Cruiser Aug 25 Dirt Mile
September
Replay Race Name Winner Date Division Track
Spinaway Sippican Harbor Sep 1 Tito's Handmade Vodka Juvenile Fillies
Iroquois S. Cairo Cat Sep 15 Sentient Jet Juvenile
Coolmore Fastnet Rock Matron S. Laurens (FR) Sep 15 Maker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf Leopardstown
QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes Roaring Lion Sep 15 Longines Turf Leopardstown
KPMG Champions Juvenile Stakes Madhmoon (IRE) Sep 15 Juvenile Turf Leopardstown
Ricoh Woodbine Mile Oscar Performance Sep 15 Mile
Pocahontas S. Serengeti Empress Sep 15 Tito's Handmade Vodka Juvenile Fillies
No Replay
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Derrinstown Stud Flying Five Stakes Havana Grey (GB) Sep 16 Turf Sprint Curragh Racecourse
No Replay
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Moyglare Stud Stakes Skitter Scatter Sep 16 Juvenile Fillies Turf Curragh Racecourse
Natalma Stakes La Pelosa (IRE) Sep 16 Juvenile Fillies Turf
Summer Stakes Fog of War Sep 16 Juvenile Turf
No Replay
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Shadwell Rockfel N/A Sep 28 Juvenile Fillies Turf
No Replay
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Joe Hirsch Turf Classic N/A Sep 29 Longines Turf
No Replay
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The Vosburgh N/A Sep 29 TwinSpires Sprint
No Replay
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Juddmonte Royal Lodge Stakes N/A Sep 29 Juvenile Turf
No Replay
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American Pharoah Stakes N/A Sep 29 Sentient Jet Juvenile
No Replay
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Chandelier Stakes N/A Sep 29 Tito's Handmade Vodka Juvenile Fillies
No Replay
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Rodeo Drive Stakes N/A Sep 29 Maker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf
No Replay
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Awesome Again Stakes N/A Sep 29 Classic
No Replay
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Jockey Club Gold Cup Stakes N/A Sep 29 Classic
No Replay
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Sprinters S. N/A Sep 30 Turf Sprint Nakayama
No Replay
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Zenyatta Stakes N/A Sep 30 Longines Distaff
October
Replay Race Name Winner Date Division Track
No Replay
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Stoll Keenon Ogden Phoenix Stakes N/A Oct 5 TwinSpires Sprint
No Replay
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Darley Alcibiades Stakes N/A Oct 5 Tito's Handmade Vodka Juvenile Fillies
No Replay
Available.
First Lady S. N/A Oct 6 Maker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf
No Replay
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Speakeasy Stakes N/A Oct 6 Juvenile Turf Sprint
No Replay
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Champagne Stakes N/A Oct 6 Sentient Jet Juvenile
No Replay
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Thoroughbred Club of America Stakes N/A Oct 6 Filly & Mare Sprint
No Replay
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Claiborne Breeders' Futurity N/A Oct 6 Sentient Jet Juvenile
No Replay
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Shadwell Turf Mile Stakes N/A Oct 6 Mile
No Replay
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Santa Anita Sprint Championship N/A Oct 6 TwinSpires Sprint
No Replay
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Total Prix Marcel Boussac N/A Oct 7 Juvenile Fillies Turf Longchamp
No Replay
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Qatar Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere N/A Oct 7 Juvenile Turf Longchamp
No Replay
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Indian Summer Stakes N/A Oct 7 Juvenile Turf Sprint
No Replay
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Longines Prix de l'Opera N/A Oct 7 Maker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf Longchamp
No Replay
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Flower Bowl Stakes N/A Oct 7 Maker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf
No Replay
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The Futurity N/A Oct 7 Juvenile Turf Sprint
No Replay
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Juddmonte Spinster Stakes N/A Oct 7 Longines Distaff
No Replay
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Dixiana Bourbon S. N/A Oct 7 Juvenile Turf
No Replay
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Frizette Stakes N/A Oct 7 Tito's Handmade Vodka Juvenile Fillies
No Replay
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JPMorgan Chase Jessamine Stakes N/A Oct 10 Juvenile Fillies Turf