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Jockey Aaron Gryder rides Calidoscopio to victory in the Breeder's Cup Marathon race at the Santa Anita racetrack in Arcadia, California, on November 2, 2012.    AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWN        (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

9-Year-Old Calidoscopio Becomes Oldest Horse To Win Breeders Cup Race

It was a day for the aged — and the odd — at the Breeders’ Cup. After a record 19th victory Friday from 77-year-old trainer D. Wayne Lukas, 17-1 shot Calidoscopio became the oldest horse ever to win a Breeders’ Cup race at age 9, beating Grassy by 4 1/4 lengths to take the $500,000 Marathon, longest of the Breeders’ Cup races.


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Breeders’ Cup Returns To Arcadia This Weekend

The Breeders’ Cup – the Super Bowl of Thoroughbred racing – returns to Santa Anita Park Friday and Saturday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/02/2012

2011 Breeders' Cup World Championships - Day 1

Trainer Mott Aiming Take At Breeders’ Cup sweep

Bill Mott is in position to duplicate the ultimate daily double. The Hall of Fame trainer swept the $2 million Ladies’ Classic and $5 million Classic at last year’s Breeders’ Cup. He could do it again this weekend, with Royal Delta defending her Ladies’ title and three of his horses running in the big race.


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A Solid Field Against ‘The Dude’ In The 2012 Breeders’ Cup Classic

This year’s Breeders’ Cup Classic is the second year in a row without a certifiable star. Even without the star power, it is the feature race during the Breeders’ Cup two-day program of races this Friday and Saturday at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California.


ARCADIA, CA - OCTOBER 30:  To Honor and Serve is lead to the track to train in preparation for the 2012 Breeder's Cup at Santa Anita Park on October 30, 2012 in Arcadia, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Breeders’ Cup Classic At Santa Anita Gets Prime-Time TV Slot

The $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic is heading to prime time for the first time.


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A ‘Royal’ Field Lined Up For The Breeders’ Cup Ladies’ Classic

The Ladies’ Classic is clearly the best race of Breeders’ Cup weekend which is scheduled for Friday and Saturday at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California. The field of eight fillies and mares have won a combined fifty-seven races from ninety-four starts, an incredible 60% winning percentage.


BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 21:  Jockey Jesus Castanon aboard Shackleford #5 (L) and Flashpoint with jockey Cornelio Velasquez #4 (R) in the irons head into the first turn during the 136th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 21, 2011 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Romans Banks On Shackleford In The Breeders’ Cup

Trainer Dale Romans calls Shackleford his best shot for a win in the Breeders’ Cup this weekend at Santa Anita.


ARCADIA, CA - OCTOBER 29:  Horses train in preparation for the 2012 Breeder's Cup at Santa Anita Park on October 29, 2012 in Arcadia, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Game On Dude Is Early Favorite For Breeders Cup Classic; Royal Delta For Ladies

Game on Dude was picked as the early favorite to win the 2012 Breeders Cup Classic at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California.



What You’re Doing This Week: October 29

While the East Coast hunkers down in preparation for Hurricane Sandy, count your lucky stars and enjoy our great SoCal weather and Halloween. Finally.

CBS Los Angeles–10/29/2012

Breeders Cup

Breeders Cup Returning To Arcadia’s Santa Anita Park

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Breeders’ Cup is returning to Santa Anita in 2012, three years after Zenyatta’s stunning victory over male horses in the $5 million BC Classic. The official announcement Wednesday confirmed last […]


Guinness said Friday it is offering a trip to Ireland and its famed St. James Gate Brewery in Dublin for Zenyatta, trainer John Shirreffs and owners Jerry and Ann Moss if the 6-year-old mare wins at Churchill Downs to close her career with a 20-0 record.

Zenyatta Fans Line Up At Hollywood Park To Watch Breeders’ Cup Race

Fans of Zenyatta are lining up at Hollypark Park in Inglewood to watch her put the perfect record on the line against the boys as the defending champion in the $5 million race.




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