A field of 14 is officially set for the world’s richest horse race, the inaugural Saudi Cup (G1) at King Abdulaziz Racecourse. America’s Maximum Security is the expected favorite in Saturday’s $20 million race.
Post positions for the 1 1/8-mile race at King Abdulaziz Racecourse were drawn Wednesday and include a total of five American runners: Maximum Security, McKinzie, Mucho Gusto, Midnight Bisou and Tacitus.
The race will air on Fox Sports 1 this Saturday with post time scheduled for 12:40 PM ET.
Here’s a look at the field:
- Gold Dream
- North America
- Midnight Bisou
- Maximum Security
- Mucho Gusto
- Great Scot
- Magic Wand
This is an extremely good race with largest purse in the world. Get picks for the race here.