Breeders' Cup Classic

Race 9 at OSA on

  • 1 1/4 miles
  • $5,000,000
  • 6:45 PM
  • on ESPN
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Mid-Year Look at the BC Classic

Mid-Year Look at the BC Classic

No one is expecting all the big names in racing to make the Breeders' Cup Classic, but one can always hope, especially when you have a year like this with such a wide variety of talent gearing up for a run at America’s richest horse race.

Asmussen, Rachel Alexandra, Zenyatta in HOF

Asmussen, Rachel Alexandra, Zenyatta in HOF

Steve Asmussen and Rachel Alexandra, the great mare he trained to Horse of the Year honors, as well as Horse of the Year Zenyatta and jockey Ramon Dominguez have been selected for induction this year into the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame.

Horse Trainer Breeder / Owner
Awesome Gem UNKNOWN
  • West Point Thoroughbreds
  • Runnymede Farm Inc., Catesby Clay & Peter Callahan
Bullsbay H. Graham Motion
  • Mitchell Ranch LLC, Frank Lewkowitz and Joe Rice
  • Brad Anderson
Chocolate Candy Jerry Hollendorfer
  • Craig Family Trust (Jenny Craig)
  • Sid Craig & Jenny Craig
Colonel John Eoin G. Harty
  • WinStar Farms, LLC
  • WinStar Farm, LLC
Einstein (BRZ) Helen Pitts
  • Stronach Stable (Elfriede and Andrew Stronach)
  • Fazenda Mondesir
Gio Ponti Christophe Clement
  • Castleton Lyons
  • Kilboy Estate, Inc.
Girolamo Saeed bin Suroor
  • Godolphin Racing LLC
  • B. P. Walden, P. Steinberg & Winstar Farm
Mastercraftsman (IRE) Aidan P. O'Brien
  • Derrick Smith, Mrs. John Magnier & Michael Tabor
  • Lynch Bages Ltd.
Quality Road Todd A. Pletcher
  • Edward P. Evans
  • Edward P. Evans
Regal Ransom Saeed bin Suroor
  • Godolphin Racing LLC
  • Diamond A Racing Corp.
Richard's Kid Doug F. O'Neill
  • Kenney, D., Triple B Farms (Boghossian), Westside Rentals.com, et al
  • Fitzhugh, LLC
Rip Van Winkle (IRE) O'BRIEN AIDAN
  • MRS JOHN MAGNIER, MICHAEL TABOR & DERRICK SMITH
  • ROBERTO BROGI
Summer Bird Tim A. Ice
  • Dr. K.K. & Dr. Vilasini D. Jayaraman
  • Dr. K. K. Jayaraman & Dr. V. Devi Jayaraman
Twice Over (GB) CECIL SIR HENRY
  • KHALID ABDULLAH
  • JUDDMONTE FARMS LTD
Zenyatta John A. Shirreffs
  • Moss, Mr. and Mrs. Jerome S.
  • Maverick Productions, Ltd.

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