The Breeders' Cup is a two-day event that in many ways serves as horse racing's final exam.
Given that many owners/trainers sometimes (but not always) use the Breeders' Cup as a final race, we get one last chance to see our stars before retirement. Typically, campaigns may end for the year in this spot. Horse of the Year voting (on a state, and national level) weights performance here heavily. For those handicapping the Breeders' Cup, it feels like a final exam as a year's worth of notes and materials is pored over.
Due to time constraints and personal reasons, this space offers only the selection grid below for Saturday's Breeders' Cup races.
|Top Selection||Other Contender||Other Contender||Longshot to Watch||Program Numbers|
|Juvenile Fillies||Sweet Reason||Artemis Agrotera||Secret Compass||Concave||9-1-4 LS 6|
|Filly & Mare Turf||Tiz Flirtatious||Dank||Laughing||Romantica||3-1-7 LS 2|
|Filly & Mare Sprint||Sweet Lulu||Groupie Doll||Summer Applause||Great Hot||12-11-7 LS 10|
|Turf Sprint||Chips All In||Mizdirection||Reneesgotzip||Boat Trip||3-12-4 LS 6|
|Juvenile||We Miss Artie||Strong Mandate||Bond Holder||Smarty's Echo||10-14-5 LS 1|
|Turf||The Fugue||Magician||Indy Point||Twilight Eclipse||7-11-9 LS 3|
|Sprint||Fast Bullet||Secret Circle||Private Zone||Bahamian Squall||8-9-7 LS 6|
|Mile||Wise Dan||Olympic Glory||No Jet Lag||Za Approval||8-5-1 LS 10|
|Classic||Palace Malice||Will Take Charge||Game On Dude||Flat Out||8-10-9 LS 12|
As many readers (and a big thank you for bringing it to my attention) noted, the Friday picks had a broken link and a bad selection grid. The (revised) Friday selections are here if you didn't get them the first time.
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