One year after London Bridge became the first New York-bred to win a race at the Breeders' Cup World Championships, horses bred in the Empire State are securing spots with an eye toward doing more damage at this year's event. read blog
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Propelled by three wins over the two-day Breeders' Cup World Championships Nov. 1-2, Mike Smith won his second Bill Shoemaker Award in a row as the most outstanding jockey of the 30th edition of the event at Santa Anita.
Images from the races of day 1 of the Breeders' Cup 2013. View Slideshow
Comments from the connections of Marathon winner London Bridge. Watch Video
British raider London Bridge won the 2013 Breeders' Cup World Championships opener, mowing down the weakening leaders in the final sixteenth of a mile to take the $500,000 Marathon (gr. II) Nov. 1 at Santa Anita Park.
Argentinian-bred Ever Rider, looking to follow the path taken by Calidoscopio, heads a field of 10 along with millionaire Pool Play in the $500,000 Breeders' Cup Marathon (gr. II) on Nov. 1 at Santa Anita Park.
|Jockey||Mike E. Smith|
|Breeder||Patricia S. Purdy|
|London Bridge View Five-Cross Pedigree||Arch||Kris S.|
|Kindness (GB)||Indian Ridge (IRE)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Cecil Seaman, agent||Three Chimneys Sales, agent||$130,000|
|Mind Your Biscuits|
|Highland Reel (IRE)|
|Vale Dori (ARG)|