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Breeders’ Cup Announces Race Order, Wagering Menu and Post Times

The Breeders’ Cup announced the official race order, wagering menu and post times for the 30th Breeders’ Cup World Championships, to be held on Nov.1 and Nov.  2 at Santa Anita Park.

Fort Larned BC start.benoitThis year’s wagering menu on the 14 Breeders’ Cup races features an abundance of wagering opportunities including two Breeders’ Cup Ultra Pick Sixes, 10-cent Superfectas, 50-cent Trifectas, Pick 3’s and Pick 4’s, a Breeders’ Cup Distaff/Classic daily double and two Super High 5 wagers.

There will be a total of 11 races (five Breeders’ Cup races) on the Championship Friday program and 12 races on Championship Saturday (9 Breeders’ Cup races). Championship Friday begins at 10:40 a.m. Pacific Time with five undercard races. Champion Saturday first post is 10:15 a.m., and also begins with three undercard races.

Breeders’ Cup has announced that there will be $10,000,000 in guaranteed gross pools over the two days. Friday’s guarantees include: $500,000 Pick 5 on races 1-5; a $1,000,000 Pick 6 on races 5-10; and a $1.5 million late Pick 4 on races 7-10. On Saturday, the guarantees include: a $500,000 Pick 5 guarantee on races 1-5; a $1 million early Pick 4 on races 4-7; a $2.5 million Ultra Pick 6 on races 7-12; and a $3 million late Pick 4 on races 9-12.

The first Championships race on Breeders’ Cup Friday is scheduled to be the $500,000 Breeders’ Cup Marathon (1:45 p.m.), followed by the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf (2:25 p.m.); $1 million Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (3:05 p.m.); $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (3:50 p.m.) and the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Distaff (4:35 p.m.). There will be an Ultra Pick Six on the five Friday Breeders’ Cup races and the Twilight Derby, which will be run as the fifth race. The $150,000 President of the United Arab Emirates Cup race for Arabian horses will follow the Distaff as race eleven.

On Championship Saturday, first post time is 10:15 a.m., starting with the Juvenile Turf Sprint Stakes, the Damascus Stakes and the Ken Maddy Stakes. The order of Breeders’ Cup races is as follows: $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (12:05 p.m.); $2 million Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf (12:43 p.m.); $1 million Filly & Mare Sprint (1:21 p.m.); $1 million Geico Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (2:05 p.m.); $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (2:45 p.m.), $3 million Breeders’ Cup Turf (3:25 p.m.); $1.5 million Xpressbet Breeders’ Cup Sprint (4:05); $2 million Breeders’ Cup Mile (4:42 p.m.) and the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (5:35 p.m.).. There will be an Ultra Pick Six with a guaranteed gross pool of $2.5 million on the Saturday program beginning with the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (race 7) and concluding with the Breeders’ Cup Classic (race 12).

“The Breeders’ Cup continues to offer the biggest fields of Grade 1 horses, combined with a wagering menu that that offers betting value from top to bottom and across all pools ” said Ken Kirchner, President of FalKirk International and the manager of the Breeders’ Cup wagering and simulcasting operations for the last 17 years. “With fifty cent trifectas, Pick 3s, Pick 4s and Pick 5s, along with ten cent superfectas, and a Pick 6 that has paid millions of dollars in the past; players understand that they are only one bet away from cashing a ticket that could make their wagering year!”

Each Breeders’ Cup World Championships race will feature a maximum of 14 horses and wagering interests with the exception of the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile, which is limited to 12 starters. In addition to the standard Win, Place and Show betting, there will be Exacta and Trifecta wagering on every race and rolling Pick 3 wagers beginning with the first race and continuing through all races on both Championship Friday and Championship Saturday.

 -Breeders’ Cup press release

Friday, November 1

1. Allowance 10:40 am
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD Pick 5
2. 300 North Capital Allowance 11:15 am
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD
3. Golden State Juvenile Fillies Stakes 11:50 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD Pick 4
4. Golden State Juvenile 12:27 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD
5. Twilight Derby (gr. II) 1:02 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD Pick 6
6. $500,000 Breeders’ Cup Marathon (gr. II) 1:45 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD
7. $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. I) 2:25 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD Pick 4
8. $1 million Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (gr. I) 3:05 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD
9. $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf (gr. I) 3:50 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD Super Hi 5
10. $2 million Breeders’ Cup Distaff (gr. I) 4:35 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER Special DD
11. $150,00 President of the United Arab Emirates Cup (gr. 1) 5:10 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER

Saturday, November 2

1. Juvenile Turf Sprint 10:15 am
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD PICK 5
2. Damascus Stakes 10:50 am
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD
3. Ken Maddy Stakes (gr. III) 11:25 am
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD

Opening Ceremonies

4. $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I) 12:05 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD PICK 4
5. $1 million Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. I) 12:43 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD
6. $1 Million Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (gr. I) 1:21 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD
7. $1 million Geico Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (gr. I) 2:05 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD PICK 6
8. $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (gr. I) 2:43 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD
9. $3 million Breeders’ Cup Turf (gr. I) 3:22 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD PICK 4
10. $1.5 million Xpressbet Breeders’ Cup Sprint (gr. I) 4:01 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER PICK 3 DD
11. $2 million Breeders’ Cup Mile (gr. I) 4:40 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER DD
12. $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (gr. I) 5:35 pm
WPS EX TRI SUPER Sup Hi 5

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