There were days when humans were leveraging horses to chase their enemies or in transportation. Those times are gone now. This new dawn has bring $30 million for the people who still believes in those Unicorn tales. Exactly.. the Breeders Cup World Championship where finest Thoroughbred chase each other to wear winning crown is here again on 2-3rd November.
This year master has decided to draw those winning lines at Kentucky’s ground in Louisville. 14 championship races are looking for their winners. Talking about the Expert Picks storms like Mind Your Biscuits and Enable- this championship will get best from it as these two Thoroughbred are the center of attraction among audience. Here are the best races in the first day of the event:
Classic 2018: This year’s Classic is marked for November 3rd spreading $6,000,000 from its purse for horse lovers coming from all over the world. The 1 ¼ miles distance Grade-1 race allows best Thoroughbred horses which are more than 3 years old to represent their skills in front of audience. Breeder’s Cup Classic is open up to 14 starters to decide most strong muscle from all the participants.
Longines Turf: Longines Turf is another biggest race coming on the same day November 3rd at Churchill Downs with the distribution budget of $4,000,000. This 1 ½ miles Grade-1 race is attracting the top most talents from Europe and North America. Horse of 3+ years will fall under the eligible age limit.
Longines Distaff: This Grade-1 race of 1 1/8 miles is having an interesting part that the best female dirt horses with 3+ years age can show their skills in this championship. Breeder’s Cup is having the $2 million in the purse for the champions.
Breeder’s Cup Mile: The 1 mile 1st Grade race is going to be held at Churchill Downs with the winning amount of $2 million. The best racers with their 3 years or plus horses will complete this race around two turns on the turf course.
Twinspires Sprint: Race with 6 Furlongs Distance of Grade-1 is having $2,000,000 purse. Running on the speed of near about 40 M.P.H. in the stretch the world’s best Thoroughbreds will compete in this championship. Both male and female horses having age of 3+ years will be the participants of this three- quarter of a mile race contest.
Maker’ Mark Filly & Mare Turf: $2 million purse for the best female grass horses who will be competitors in the race of 1 3/8 miles. This race allows 3+ years horses to participate in the event.
Dirt Mile Breeder’s Cup Championship: This is the lower budget race with $1,000,000 purse amount. This dirt mile will be around one turn on the main track where the world’s best Thoroughbreds.
Turf Sprint: This 5.5 furlong distance race is another Grade 1 race for 3+ years old Thoroughbred offering winning prize of $1,000,000. Ruby Notion and Bucchero like muscles will be chasing each other in this championship to mark their effective winning.
Filly and Mare Sprint: Another Grade 1 race for 3+ years female Thoroughbred. These strong muscular horses will be chasing each other for $1,000,000. Last year Bar of Gold was the one to collect this winning amount.
Believe it or nor- No one can accurately predict that what is going to happen on 2nd and 3rd November. All they can do is that hope for the best.
Reference:- Breeders’ Cup World Championships