O'Brien said he's also considering Antonius Pious for the NetJets Breeders' Cup Mile
(gr. IT) and Yesterday for the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT). The daughter of Sadler's Wells finished third in last year's running, beaten 2 3/4 lengths by Islington. O'Brien said he has a couple of 2-year-olds he's thinking about bringing for the juvenile races.If Powerscourt does come, he will join Arc winner Bago as the European representatives in the Classic. Bago, who has been pointing for the Classic since
his victory in the Grand Prix de Paris (Fra-I), will bring a record of seven victories from nine starts into the race. Powerscourt's two stakes victories have come in the Tattersalls Gold Cup (Ire-I), in which he romped by six lengths, and the Daily telegraph Great Voltigeur Stakes (Eng-I) at York. He also was second in the Prince of Wales's Stakes (Eng-I) at Royal Ascot.In the 2001 Classic, O'Brien's Giant's Causeway was beaten a neck by Tiznow. O'Brien since has finished sixth with Galileo in 2001, seventh with Hawk Wing in 2002, and fifth with Hold That Tiger last year.