When the Breeders’ Cup shuffled its lineup and turned Friday into a day for juveniles, if the intention was to showcase the stars of tomorrow, it was an unqualified success.
All-sources handle for the 10-race program of the first day of the 35th Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Churchill Downs was $52,216,685, the fourth highest total for a Friday Breeders’ Cup and the sixth time the total has exceeded $50 million.
John Gosden and Aidan O’Brien were interested observers of conditions at Churchill Downs on Thursday.
Godolphin trainer Andre Fabre is still looking for answers for Talismanic’s poor performance at Longchamp last month as he attempts the G1 Breeders’ Cup Turf double with the five-year-old at Churchill Downs, USA, on Saturday, 3 November.
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With only hours to go until the gates open at the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, excitement is reaching fever pitch around the globe