On November 6-7, 2020, the 37th annual Breeders’ Cup World Championships return to to Keeneland. With 14 Championship races and total purses and awards exceeding $35 million, the 2020 Breeders’ Cup World Championships are the premier horse racing event of the year. 

Whether you’re looking for 2020 Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series: Win & You’re In™ races and results, news, 2019 results and payouts, picks and tips, or handicapping advice, you will have the most updated information here.

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2020 BREEDERS’ CUP CHALLENGE SERIES

The Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series consists of the best races from around the world and awards each winner an automatic and free entry into the 2020 Breeders’ Cup World Championships, November 6 and 7 at Keeneland. It’s simple, they win and they’re in.

The full 2020 Challenge Series schedule will be released soon.

DATERACE NAMETRACKDIVISIONWINNER
MAY
May 25Shoemaker Mile S.Santa Anita ParkTVG MileRaging Bull
JUNE
Jun 6Runhappy Carter H.Belmont ParkSprintVekoma
Jun 7Yasuda KinenTokyo RacecourseTVG MileGran Alegria (JPN)
Jun 13Ogden PhippsBelmont ParkLongines DistaffShe's a Julie
Jun 16Queen Anne S.Ascot RacecourseTVG MileCircus Maximus (IRE)
Jun 17Prince of Wales's S.Ascot RacecourseLongines TurfLord North (IRE)
Jun 19Norfolk S.Ascot RacecourseJuvenile Turf SprintThe Lir Jet
Jun 20Diamond Jubilee S.Ascot RacecourseTurf SprintHello Youmzain (FR)
Jun 20Jaipur "Presented by America's Best Racing"Belmont ParkTurf SprintOleksandra (AUS)
Jun 27Fleur de Lis StakesChurchill DownsLongies DistaffMidnight Bisou
Jun 27Stephen Foster StakesChurchill DownsLongines ClassicTom’s d’Etat
Jun 28Takarazuka KinenHanshin RacecourseLongines TurfChrono Genesis (JPN)
JULY
Jul 4Runhappy Metropolitan H.Belmont ParkDirt MileVekoma
Jul 18TVG.Com Haskell InvitationalMonmouth ParkLongines Classic
Jul 25King George VI & Queen Elizabeth QIPCO StakesAscot RacecourseLongines Turf
Jul 29Qatar Sussex StakesGoodwood TVG Mile
AUGUST
Aug 1Bing Crosby S.Del MarSprint
Aug 1Personal EnsignSaratogaLongines Distaff
Aug 1Whitney StakesSaratogaLongines Classic
Aug 2Clement L. Hirsch S.Del MarLongines Distaff
Aug 8The BallerinaSaratogaFilly & Mare Sprint
Aug 15The AlabamaSaratogaLongines Distaff
Aug 16Prix du Haras de Fresnay-Le-Buffard Jacques le MaroisDeauvilleTVG Mile
Aug 19Juddmonte International StakesYork RacecourseLongines Classic
Aug 20Darley Yorkshire OaksYork RacecourseMaker's Mark Filly & Mare Turf
Aug 21Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes presented by Racing TVYork RacecourseTurf Sprint
Aug 22Del Mar H. presented by the Japan Racing AssociationDel MarLongines Turf
Aug 22TVG Pacific ClassicDel MarLongines Classic
Aug 22Fourstardave HandicapSaratogaTVG Mile
Aug 23Darley Prix MornyDeauvilleJuvenile Turf Sprint
Aug 29Pat O'Brien S. Del MarBig Ass Fans Dirt Mile
Aug 29Sword DancerSaratogaLongines Turf

LATEST BREEDERS’ CUP NEWS

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See more Breeders’ Cup news HERE.

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2019 BREEDERS’ CUP CLASSIC RESULTS AND PAYOUTS

Race Recap/Replay

Trained by Todd Pletcher and ridden by Irad Ortiz, Jr., Vino Rosso capped off his career with the biggest win of his life in the $6 million Longines Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) at Santa Anita Park.

The 4-year-old son of Curlin, purchased for $410,000 as a yearling, has now amassed $4,803,125 in career earnings. Get results and payouts to the 2019 Breeders’ Cup Classic below.

#HORSEJOCKEYTRAINERWINPLACESHOW
10Vino RossoIrad Ortiz, Jr.Todd Pletcher11.205.804.00
8McKinzieJoel RosarioBob Baffert4.803.60
7Higher PowerFlavien PratJohn Sadler6.00

WAGER TYPENUMBERSPAYOFFPOOLCARRYOVER
$1.00 Exacta10-8$23.80$4,250,151
$0.50 Trifecta10-8-7$98.50$3,607,387
$0.10 Superfecta10-8-7-6$121.30$2,070,398
$1.00 Juvenile/Classic Daily Double4-10$301.00$295,988
$2.00 Daily Double9-10$25.60$1,376,982
$0.50 Pick 311-9-10 (3 Correct)$94.40$1,274,855
$0.50 Pick 411-11-9-10 (4 Correct)$440.80$3,429,224
$0.50 Pick 54-11-11-9-10 (5 Correct)$1,783.30$4,962,568
$1.00 Pick 6 Jackpot1-4-11-11-9-10 (5 Correct)$162.30$0
$1.00 Pick 6 Jackpot1-4-11-11-9-10 (6 Correct)$55,668.80$5,211,517$436,837
$10.00 Head2Head2-McKinzie$16.00$19,424
$0.50 Super High Five10-8-7-6-1$7,181.40$415,627

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2019 BREEDERS’ CUP RESULTS

While the $6 million Longines Breeders’ Cup Classic is the main event, the Breeders’ Cup also features 13 other races throughout the 2-day World Championships: the TVG Juvenile, Juvenile Turf, Juvenile Fillies, Juvenile Fillies Turf, Juvenile Turf Sprint, Longines Turf, Longines Distaff, TVG Mile, Sprint, Maker’s Mark Filly & Mare Turf, Big Ass Fans Dirt Mile, Turf Sprint, and Filly & Mare Sprint.

Here are the results for the 2019 Breeders’ Cup:

Future Stars Friday, November 1, 2019

TVG Juvenile – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 9
Purse: $2,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 1 1/16 Miles
Age: 2
Winner: Storm the Court

Juvenile Fillies Turf – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 8
Purse: $1,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 1 Mile
Age: 2
Winner: Sharing

Juvenile Fillies – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 7
Purse: $2,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 1 1/16 Miles
Age: 2
Winner: British Idiom

Juvenile Turf – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 6
Purse: $1,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 1 Mile
Age: 2
Winner: Structor

Juvenile Turf Sprint – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 5
Purse: $1,000,000
Grade: 2
Distance: 5 Furlongs
Age: 2
Winner: Four Wheel Drive

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Longines Classic – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 12
Purse: $6,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 1 1/4 Miles
Age: 3+
Winner: Vino Rosso

Longines Turf – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 11
Purse: $4,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 1 1/2 Miles
Age: 3+
Winner: Bricks and Mortar

Longines Distaff – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 10
Purse: $2,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 1 1/8 Miles
Age: 3+
Winner: Blue Prize (ARG)

TVG Mile – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 9
Purse: $2,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 1 Mile
Age: 3+
Winner: Uni (GB)

Sprint – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 8
Purse: $2,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 6 Furlongs
Age: 3+
Winner: Mitole

Maker’s Mark Filly & Mare Turf – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 7
Purse: $2,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 1 3/8 Miles
Age: 3+
Winner: Iridessa (IRE)

Big Ass Fans Dirt Mile – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 6
Purse: $1,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 1 Mile
Age: 3+
Winner: Spun to Run

Turf Sprint – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 5
Purse: $1,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 5 1/2 Furlongs
Age: 3+
Winner: Belvoir Bay (GB)

Filly & Mare Sprint – Race Recap/Replay

Race #: 4
Purse: $1,000,000
Grade: 1
Distance: 7 Furlongs
Age: 3+
Winner: Covfefe

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