Breeders’ Cup World Championships

Big Ass Fans Named Three-Year Sponsor Of Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile

Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred racing’s most prestigious international events, and Big Ass Fans, the world’s leading manufacturer of fans and lighting, today announced a multi-year partnership adding Big Ass Fans as an official corporate partner of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships and the name-in-title sponsor of the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile. The […]

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Breeders’ Cup ‘Evaluating Contingency Plans’; Churchill ‘Could Host On Short Notice’

The 2019 Breeders’ Cup World Championships is scheduled to be held at Santa Anita Park, but the 23 deaths at the Southern California track could pressure the organization to change that location. President Craig Fravel remains committed to holding the Breeders’ Cup at Santa Anita, but told the Courier-Journal that he was “evaluating contingency plans.” The […]

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2019 Breeders’ Cup Tickets To Go On Sale To Public March 4

Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred racing’s most prestigious international events, has announced that tickets for the 2019 Breeders’ Cup World Championships will go on sale to the public on March 4 at noon ET/9:00 a.m. PT. The 2019 event will be held at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 1 and Saturday, […]

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Godolphin Named Leading Breeder Of Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series

Bolstered by Breeders’ Cup Challenge victories from Alizee (AUS), Fine Needle (JPN), Royal Marine (IRE) and Wild Illusion (GB), Godolphin, one of the world’s most successful Thoroughbred racing and breeding operations, has won the John Deere Award as the outstanding breeder of the 2018 Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series and the Breeders’ Cup World Championships. The […]

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Breeders’ Cup Oddity: Man Arrested For Trying To Ride Horse Onto Track At Churchill

One of the strangest stories to come out of the weekend’s Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Churchill Downs was that of Georgetown man Michael Wells-Rody’s Saturday adventure. According to the Lexington Herald-Leader, the 24-year-old’s arrest citation stated that he “was manifestly under the influence of alcoholic beverages” when he “snuck into a restricted area he was not authorized […]

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Irad Ortiz Brings Home Bill Shoemaker Award For Pair Of Breeders’ Cup Victories

Irad Ortiz Jr., who won two races and finished in the top four in five other races from 13 mounts, won the 16th Bill Shoemaker Award, given to the most outstanding jockey of the World Championships hosted by Churchill Downs. The Shoemaker Award is based on a 10-4-2-1 scoring system on first- through fourth-place finishes […]

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Breeders’ Cup Releases Updated Mobile App Ahead Of 2018 Championships

Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred horse racing’s most prestigious international events, today announces an updated version of the Official Breeders’ Cup Mobile App, offering new and improved capabilities designed to provide fans worldwide with an integrated and immersive user experience. The renewed app is the latest of many digital developments and enhancements that Breeders’ Cup […]

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Breeders’ Cup Announces Seven Head2Head Wagering Matchups

Breeders’ Cup, which last week announced several new wagers to its betting menu for both Friday and Saturday of the November 2-3 World Championships at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., has released the Head2Head (H2H) wagering matchups. Click here for the chosen H2H matchups: http://www.breederscup.com/wager/head2head All told, seven Head2Head (H2H) wagers, with three offered Friday […]

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Close Call In Santa Anita’s Single Ticket Rainbow Pick Six; $992,979 Jackpot For Friday

With more than $1.2 million on the line, there were three “live” tickets eligible to hit Santa Anita’s highly coveted 20 cent Single Ticket Rainbow Pick Six Jackpot going into the final race on Sunday.  Of those three, all using three different longshots, 37-1 outsider Magnum Maduro came the closest, finishing third, beaten 5 ¾ […]

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Oct. 15 Deadline For Breeders’ Cup Foal Nominations

The Breeders’ Cup issued a reminder that Monday, October 15, at 11:59 p.m. ET is the last opportunity for horsemen to nominate weanlings of 2018 to the Breeders’ Cup program at the one-time regular nomination fee of $400 USD. The $400 nomination entitles each foal with lifetime eligibility to the Breeders’ Cup World Championships and […]

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