ARCADIA, Calif. – At this time last year, St Nicholas Abbey won the richest race of his career, the Breeders’ Cup Turf at Churchill Downs. Point of Entry was racing rather anonymously in optional claimers. A year later, they are equals. Point of Entry has bloomed into a turf star in New York, winning three consecutive Grade 1 races at Saratoga and Belmont. St Nicholas Abbey has won a Group 1 race this year – the Coronation Stakes at Epsom, England, in June – but has lost his last four starts.
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For a horse with the name he's been given, Obviously is anything but at the 2012 Breeders' Cup World Championships.
By Michael BurnsAlmudena, Peruvian champion older mare in her native country in 2011, looks to make history when she becomes the first Peruvian-bred starter to take part in the Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
Breeders' Cup week at Santa Anita, as seen by Eclipse Sportswire.