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Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships

Where:Del Mar Race Track Race Track in Arcadia, CA
When: The Breeders Cup takes place on November 3 - 4, 2017
Watch: See it on TV with ESPN at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time

In a short time, the Breeders' Cup has been firmly established as Thoroughbred racing's most prestigious event. Nothing can rival its millions in prize money or its international cast of talent. No other day of racing can match the Breeders' Cup Championship for non-stop excitement. It remains the definitive test of champions and has become racing's most recognizable and successful showpiece. It only promises to improve in the years to come.

The buildup to the Breeders' Cup begins well in advance of the Championship day. NTRA's "Racing to the Breeders' Cup" on ESPN gets the momentum started in early summer and continues through mid-October. The nationally televised series consists of dozens of stakes races at major tracks across the country and serves as racing's version of the playoffs.

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Friday Breeders' Cup Race Picks

Five races are scheduled on Friday, November 3 - 4 for the Breeders' Cup. All of the action gets started at 4:45 p.m. ET from Del Mar Race Track in Arcadia, CA, and it can all be seen live on the NBC Sports Network. Sit back, relax, and take in our analysis of these five Friday races. >>READ MORE

Breeders' Cup Picks & Tips

Every year, the sport of Horse racing comes to a fitting finale with the Breeders Cup World Thoroughbred Championships. This traveling year-end championship features eight all-star horse races collectively worth $14 million in purses, showcasing the world's best in thoroughbred horses racing.

Unrivaled in its millions in prize money and its international cast of talent, the prestigious Breeders' Cup races offer nonstop action in horse racing betting and handicapping.

Breeders Cup Facts

Breeders' Cup Limited was founded in 1982 to stage an annual series of championship Thoroughbred races with a multi-million-dollar total purse. The first series of seven races was held Nov. 10, 1984 at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, California, before 64,254 horse racing fans.

In 1986, a separate $250,000 Breeders' Cup Steeplechase was added to the program, it was run two weeks earlier than the series at a different track. But the race was discontinued after 1993. A turf race for fillies and mares was added in 1999.

Breeders Cup History

The Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships is an annual series of thoroughbred horse races sponsored by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association and held on a single day at a predetermined site, usually in the United States but sometimes in Canada.

The event, which has occurred annually since 1984, was created as a year-end championship for North American thoroughbred racing, and also attracts top horses from other parts of the world, especially Europe.

Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships History

The Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships basically ends the horse racing season and crowns the best Philly’s around. The most promising turf horses, to the winner of the day's final and richest race: the $4 million Breeders' Cup Classic. The Breeders' Cup has provided racing with some of its finest moments. Horses have journeyed from as far away as Japan to compete in the Breeders' Cup. It truly has become the foremost international racing event. "The program was looked at as a revolutionary step when it started, but now it is considered part of the fabric of American racing," says Breeders' Cup president D. G. Van Clief, Jr. The Breeders' Cup continues to grow in popularity because of its prestige and keen level of competition. Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, holds the records for both attendance and total wagering. The renowned racecourse attracted 80,452 spectators in 1998 and when Breeders' Cup came back to Louisville in 2000, over $108 million was wagered But the Breeders' Cup is known beyond the borders of the particular host track. NBC has televised the event since its inception, providing a degree of air time unprecedented in Thoroughbred racing.  In a short time, the Breeders' Cup has been firmly established as Thoroughbred racing most prestigious event. The Breeders' Cup has accomplished what its founders set out to do - and more. It remains the largest test of champions and has become racing's most recognizable and successful showpiece and only improves every year with Thoroughbred racing most prestigious events to come.

2017 Contenders For Breeders' Cup Classic at Churchill Downs Park

Breeders' Cup Classic (G1)
Distance: 1 1/4 miles
Conditions: 3 Year Olds & Up
Purse: $5 Million
Post Time: 6:45pm EDT

Breeders' Cup Classic

Saturday, November 4; Total Purse: $5 million; 1 1/4 miles; Post Time: 6:45pm

Breeders' Cup Classic
Horse Trainer
 Golden Horn John Gosden
 Shining Copper Chad Brown
 Big John B Philip D'Amato
 Slumber Chad Brown
 Da Big Hoss Michael Maker
 Twilight Eclipse Thomas Albertrani
 Big Blue Kitten Chad Brown
 Cage Fighter James Lawrence II
 Found Adam O'Brien
 The Pizza Man Roger Brueggemann
 Red Riffle Juan Carlos Etchechoury

Full List of 2017 Breeders' Cup Entries

Breeders' Cup Classic Results

We've got FREE Breeders Cup racing picks and  odds to win from the top online racebooks and casinos, complete with race analyses and handicapping features. Also including this year's Breeders Classic race entries, Churchill Downs Park Racing Tips and Breeders Cup results.

Type of wagering or bets that can be placed on the Breeders Cupp

Example - WPS = Winn, Place, Show
(WIN) You are betting that your horse comes in first
(Place) You are betting that your horse will come in 2nd. If the horse comes in 1st you still win your wager.
(Show) You are betting that your horse comes in 3rd. You will still win your bet if your horse comes in 1st, 2nd or 3rd
EX = Exacta, first two horses finishers in correct order
TRI = Trifecta, first three horses finishers in correct order
DD = Daily Double, winners of two consecutive races
PICK 3 = Winners of three consecutive races
PICK 6 = Winners of six consecutive races

SUPER = Superfecta, first four finishers in correct order

Triple Crown Race Dates & Event Locations

May 6, 2018 - Kentucky Derby - Churchill Downs

May 19, 2018 - Preakness Stakes - Pimlico Racetrack

June 09, 2018 - Belmont Stakes - Belmont Park

November 3-4, 2017 - Breeders Cup - Del Mar Race Track

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