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    October 27, 2017

    Noble Nick a Brush with Breeders' Cup Fame for Young Trainer

  • October 27, 2017

    Breeders’ Cup by the Numbers

    A talented group of racehorses have been training for this moment all year, and it’s finally within sight: the 2017 Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Nov. 3-4. Whether you’re watching in person in sunny SoCal or live from the comfort of your sofa, get ready for the two-day extravaganza with the facts and figures below.

  • Upset
    October 27, 2017

    Top 10 Breeders’ Cup Upsets

    Next week’s Breeders’ Cup World Championships marks the 34th year the best Thoroughbreds in North America meet up to compete in races that usually determine divisional championships at the Eclipse Awards.

  • Accelerate
    October 27, 2017

    Dirt Mile Attracts 16 Pre-Entries

    Sixteen horses have pre-entered for the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile. Accelerate leads the way with multiple wins over this Del Mar track including stakes scores in the Shared Belief Stakes last season, and the Grade 1 San Diego Handicap this year.

  • Unique Bella
    October 27, 2017

    Unique Bella Headlines Filly & Mare Sprint Pre-Entries

    The stars will be out on Saturday as the Filly and Mare Sprint has many quality horses pre-entered. In all, 14 horses have been pre-entered into the race with a shot at taking home a purse of $1,000,000.

  • Moonshine Memories
    October 27, 2017

    13 Pre-Enter for Juvenile Fillies Showdown

    The pre-entries for the Juveniles Fillies came up strong as 13 have lined up to take their shot at Saturday’s $2,000,000 purse. This will be race four on a card that is absolutely loaded with action per usual.

  • Drefong
    October 27, 2017

    Deep Group Pre-Entered for Sprint

    When it comes to top end talent the TwinSpires Sprint could be as good as any race you will see at this years Breeders’ Cup. A strong group of 11 pre-entries were taken for the contest which will go off as race eight on a star studded Saturday card.

  • Lady Aurelia
    October 27, 2017

    Serious Speed Pre-Entered in Turf Sprint

    Get ready for the richest five furlongs in horse racing! The Turf Sprint is always a mad dash for cash, and it will be no different this year as 12 horses have been pre-entered for the $1,000,000 race.

  • Arrogate
    October 27, 2017

    Are Breeders’ Cup Favorites Vulnerable?

    When last year we examined the vulnerability of five of racing’s marquee stars heading into the Breeders’ Cup at Santa Anita, it was difficult to imagine all would meet defeat, but that’s what happened as favorites wound up taking it on the chin throughout the weekend.

  • Best Performance
    October 27, 2017

    Young Professionals Off to Rousing Start with Best Performance

    Best Performance does not boast the name recognition of Arrogate or Gun Runner heading into the Breeders' Cup World Championships at Del Mar. But for a small group of new owners, her journey to the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf is just as momentous as any.

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