Aidan O'Brien captured the first Breeders' Cup World Championships race of the Nov. 3 card at Santa Anita Park when George Vancouver made a great kick in midstretch to take the $1 million Juvenile Turf.
Switch (Left) with Garrett Gomez up, Groupie Doll (Middle) with Rajiv Maragh up, and Musical Romance with Juan Leyva up break from the gate in the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint at Santa Anita Park.
Tapizar, returning to the scene of his only graded stakes wins for trainer Steve Asmussen, took the lead on the final turn and drew away from his rivals to register a handy win the $1 million Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile.
Arlington Million (gr. IT) winner Little Mike upset the $3 million Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. IT) and finished a tick off a 23-year-old course record to do so, holding off the late-flying Point of Entry by a half length while getting the 1 1/2 miles in 2:22.83 at Santa Anita Park Nov. 3.