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Breeders' Cup Contenders

Updated: 10/24/00

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On November 4th, Churchill Downs will host the Breeders' Cup Championship for the 5th time in the 17 year history of the event. The eight race series will be televised live on NBC from 1:00 to 5:30pm Eastern time and the audio portion will also be broadcast live on the internet via Real Audio. Below is the race schedule with post times where each race name links to a page with info on the top contenders for that race with photos of many of them. Drop by each and take a look at who is likely to run and start your handicapping now!


* all post times are Eastern Standard Time
Race Distance Age/Sex Purse Post*
Breeders' Cup Distaff (G1) 1 1/8 Miles 3 Year Olds & Up Fillies & Mares

$2 Million

1:12 PM
Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) 1 1/16 Miles 2 Year Old Fillies

$1 Million

1:45 PM
Breeders' Cup Mile (G1) 1 Mile (Turf) 3 Year Olds & Up

$1 Million

2:20 PM
Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1) 6 Furlongs 3 Year Olds & Up

$1 Million

2:52 PM
Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (G1) 1 3/8 Miles (Turf) 3 Year Olds & Up Fillies & Mares

$1 Million

3:25 PM
Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) 1 1/16 Miles 2 Year Old Colts & Geldings

$1 Million

3:57 PM
Breeders' Cup Turf (G1) 1 1/2 Miles (Turf) 3 Year Olds & Up

$2 Million

4:30 PM
Breeders' Cup Classic (G1) 1 1/4 Miles 3 Year Olds & Up

$4 Million

5:10 PM

Note: Post positions will be drawn on November 1st.

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