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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 1 & 2 at Santa Anita Park. It's simple, they win and they're in.
- June 23, 2019
5-Year-Old Mare Lys Gracieux Dominates Male Rivals in Takarazuka Kinen in Japan and Gains Automatic Berth into Longines Breeders' Cup Turf
- June 22, 2019
Blue Point Holds Off Dream of Dreams to Win Diamond Jubilee at Royal Ascot and Gains Automatic Berth into Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint
Godolphin’s Blue Point (IRE) joined a select band of horses to complete the double of Royal Ascot’s two historic sprint prizes when he added the Diamond Jubilee Stakes (G1) to the King’s Stand Stakes (G1) he won four days earlier and secured a place in the field for the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1) via the Breeders’ Cup Challenge.
- June 21, 2019
Rey De Oro and Kiseki Lead Sunday's Takarazuka Kinen at Hanshin Racecourse in Japan for Automatic Berth into Longines Breeders' Cup Turf
Led by U. Carrot Farm’s 5-year-old 2017 Japanese Derby (G1) winner Rey de Oro (JPN) and rival Tatsue Ishikawa’s 5-year-old Kiseki (JPN), runner-up in last year’s Japan Cup (G1), a field of 12 has been entered for Sunday’s 60th running of the 1 3/8-mile, US$2,826 million Takarazuka Kinen (G1) at Hanshin Racecourse. The winner of the Takarazuka Kinen will earn an automatic berth into the Longines Breeders’ Cup Turf (G1) through the international Breeders’ Cup Challenge.
- June 20, 2019
A'Ali Captures Norfolk Stakes at Royal Ascot and Gains Free Berth into Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint
A’Ali (IRE) turned traditional practice on its head when he became the first maiden in 29 years to win the Norfolk Stakes (G2), striking for the once-formidable alliance of Simon Crisford and Frankie Dettori and earning a guaranteed start in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint through the Breeders’ Cup Challenge.
- June 20, 2019
Blue Point Seeks Second Royal Ascot Win This Week, Headlining Saturday's Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot for Automatic Berth into Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint
Godolphin’s 5-year-old Blue Point (IRE), winner of Tuesday’s King Stand Stakes (G1) at Royal Ascot, has been entered in Saturday’s six-furlong Diamond Jubilee Stakes (G1), headlining the final Group 1 of the Royal Meeting against 17 rivals and an automatic berth into the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1) on the line through the international Breeders’ Cup Challenge.
- June 19, 2019
The Norfolk is a Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” Challenge Series event for the Juvenile Turf Sprint on Future Stars Friday.
- June 19, 2019
Crystal Ocean Wins Prince of Wales's Stakes at Royal Ascot and Gains Free Berth into Longines Breeders' Cup Turf
Crystal Ocean (GB), a late withdrawal from last year’s Breeders’ Cup, secured an elusive first victory at Group 1 level with a battling triumph under Frankie Dettori in the Prince of Wales’s Stakes (G1), which guaranteed him a start in the 2019 Longines Breeders’ Cup Turf (G1) through the Breeders’ Cup Challenge.