Several 2-year-old fillies with strong last-out efforts in graded stakes figure to grab the most attention in a field of 13 entered for the $2 million 14 Hands Winery Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies at Santa Anita Park Nov. 1.
It is time for the questions to be answered, as 15 horses, seven of them 3-year-olds, have been entered for the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic Nov. 1 at Santa Anita Park, with Horse of the Year on the line.
With the retirement of Mizdirection, winner of the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint the last two years, this could be Reneesgotzip's year to emerge on top in the 6 1/2-furlong race over Santa Anita Park's unique downhill turf course.
With two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan sidelined after dominating back-to-back editions of the $2 million Breeders' Cup Mile, a slew of contenders entered the marquee turf event to be run Nov. 1 at Santa Anita Park.
Secret Circle will try to become the second horse to win back-to-back editions of the Xpressbet Breeders' Cup Sprint after a full field of 14 entered the six-furlong race set for Nov. 1 at Santa Anita Park.
Zayat Stables' American Pharoah, a dominant winner of two grade I stakes in his last two starts, drew post 5 versus 12 other 2-year-old males in the $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile at Santa Anita Park Nov. 1.
The winner of last year's $1 million Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile leads a group of 10 entered for the 2014 edition as he aims to become the first two-time victor in the race's seven-year history Oct. 31 at Santa Anita Park.
Godolphin Racing's Imperia, winner of the Pilgrim Stakes in his previous start, drew post 11 in a field of 14 2-year-olds entered for the $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Oct. 31 at Santa Anita Park.