Breeders’ Cup – First Glimpse – Day #1

The Breeders’ Cup is to be held at Santa Anita November 4-5, 2016. – Friday will have four Breeders’ Cup races on tap and the fields should be chock-full of world-class contenders. Here is a first glimpse of some runners that are on my radar screen with 15 days until the big weekend. – Be sure to check back with Winning Ponies for the one-of-a-kind data that is sure to bring the racing action into full view. The E-Z Win Forms have made the handicapping process a lucrative weekend, and we’re looking forward to bigger and better payoffs this year. – Best of luck from your friends at Winning Ponies !


The Juvenile Turf – 1 mile on the turf – 2:25 pm PST


Big Score – Trained by Tim Yakteen and Flavien Pratt has been in the saddle as of late. 2/3 ITM all races on turf. Here is his latest race in the $100,000 Zuma Beach


Good Samaritan – Bill Mott trainee and Joel Rosario has been aboard both of his wins. – 2/2 wins on the turf. – Take a look at his impressive win at Woodbine in the (G-2) Summer Stakes


Ticonderoga – Chad Brown trainee with Javier Castellano aboard all three of his trips. This son of Tapit is 3/3 ITM all on the turf. Here is his last effort in the (G-2) Bourbon at Keeneland



The Las Vegas Dirt Mile – 1 mile (two turns) – 3:05 pm PST


Gun Runner – Steve Asmussen trainee and this son of Candy Ride has been looking for a little shorter race against some company more to his liking. He is 1/1 going 1 mile when he broke his maiden at CD. – Take a look at his latest in the (G-2) Pennsylvania Derby


Bradester – Eddie Kenneally trainee who exits the Lukas Classic at CD. This race looked like a perfect tune-up to the Dirt Mile.


Tom’s Ready – Dallas Stewart trainee by More Than Ready. Take a good look at his last effort in the (G-3) Tapit.