November 5, 2011 - 3:15pm
Thoughts and picks for Saturday's big race-the Breeders' Cup Classic. This is the featured Breeders' Cup race for Saturday.
The Breeders’ Cup Classic is a 1 1/4 mile race for three-year-olds and up over the dirt. The purse is $5,000,000. This is race 11 on the program for Saturday’s Card. Post time is 7:00 p.m.There are a lot of possibilities in this race, so it won’t be a huge surprise who wins except...
November 5, 2011 - 2:52pm
Thoughts and picks for Saturday's Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile. This is Race 7 on Saturday's Breeders' Cup card.
The Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile is a 1 mile race for three-year-olds and up over the dirt. The purse is $1,000,000. This is race 7 on the program for Saturday’s Card. Post time is 4:01 p.m.
November 5, 2011 - 3:21pm
The Irish colt Wrote captured the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf for the European contingent on a firm Matt Winn Turf under the Spires at Churchill Downs.
The Irish colt Wrote, captained by Ryan Moore, captured the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf for the European contingent on a good Matt Winn Turf under the Spires at Churchill Downs.Moore and trainer Aidan O'Brien were pleased with the trip, with Wrote covering the mile in 1:37.41."I had a...
November 5, 2011 - 2:13pm
Afleet Again with Cornelio Velasquez captured the Grade 2 Breeders' Cup Marathon by two and 1/4 lengths over John Velazquez and Birdrun.
Afleet Again with Cornelio Velasquez captured the Grade 2 Breeders' Cup Marathon at one and 3/4 miles by two and 1/4 lengths over John Velazquez and Birdrun.Despite the Marathon being only one of five races run at this distance in North America, conditioner Robert Reid believed the four-year-...
November 5, 2011 - 1:00pm
As Goldikova prepares to make her run at an historic "four-peat" in the Breeders' Cup Mile, here's a look back at the last year's Mile from historic Churchill Downs.
As Goldikova prepares to make her run at an historic "four-peat" in the Breeders' Cup Mile, here's a look back at the last year's Mile from historic Churchill Downs.In the 2010 Breeder's Cup Mile, Goldikova and Olivier Peslier took the winner's share of the $2 Million...