In Episode FIVE of ALL IN: The Road to the Classic, sunshine finally arrives at Saratoga and the whole town is buzzing for the Travers, a major prep race just two months before the Classic.
The best races. The best venues. Win and You're In.
Win and You're In
The Breeders' Cup Challenge Series presented by America's Best Racing consists of the best races from around the world and awards each winner an automatic and free entry into the Breeders' Cup World Championships on November 2 & 3 at Churchill Downs. It's simple, they win and they're in. In 2018, NBC Sports televised 11 live Breeders' Cup Challenge broadcasts featuring more than 20 Win and You're In races.
- November 16, 2018
Godolphin Wins John Deere Award Honoring Outstanding Breeders of the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series and World Championships
- October 29, 2018
Breeders' Cup, NBC Sports Group and America's Best Racing Extend Three-Year Challenge Series Partnership
Breeders’ Cup and NBC Sports Group today announced a three-year extension of the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series, showcasing the best Thoroughbred horse races from around the world whose winners earn automatic entry into the Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
- October 17, 2018
This is the last-of-10 weekly news releases focusing on the horses and races leading to the 35th Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Friday, November 2 and Saturday, November 3 at Churchill Downs.
- October 10, 2018
This is the ninth of 10 weekly news releases focusing on the horses and races leading to the 35th Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Friday, November 2 and Saturday, November 3 at Churchill Downs.
- October 10, 2018
Concrete Rose ran herself right into the Breeders’ Cup with a dominant performance Wednesday in the 28th running of the Grade 2, $200,000 Jessamine Stakes on the Keeneland turf.
- October 9, 2018
An overdrawn field of 16 is set to contest this year’s running of the Grade 2, $200,000 JPMorgan Chase Jessamine Stakes at Keeneland Race Course. The event serves as a Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series “Win and You’re In” event for the Juvenile Fillies Turf on November 3 at Churchill Downs.
- October 8, 2018
Fierce Scarlett, a sharp maiden winner last month over the Belmont turf in her second start, is “an improving filly” who “fits with this field,” Brown said. Indeed, as the 7-2 program favorite in an oversubscribed lineup of 2-year-old fillies entered for the Grade 2, $200,000 Jessamine, Fierce Scarlett would seem to stand a solid chance to give Brown his third victory in this 1 1/16-mile turf race, following Kitten Kaboodle (2013) and Rushing Fall (2017).