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Cyclometer took the lead approaching the stretch and won the $63,544 feature by 2 1/4 lengths on opening day of the final autumn meet at Betfair Hollywood Park.
Mike Smith won his second straight Bill Shoemaker award as the top jockey of the Breeders’ Cup.
Co-owned by Major League Baseball executive Joe Torre, Game On Dude is already the richest active horse in North America with earnings of $5,602,158. He’s on a six-race winning streak, including five in a row this year, and hasn’t lost since the 2012 Classic, when 9-1 shot Fort Larned pulled the upset.
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Royal Delta is carrying more than Mike Smith on her back in the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Distaff.
Mike Smith stopped 41 shots, Kyle Chipchura had a goal and an assist, and the Phoenix Coyotes rebounded from a lopsided loss to Los Angeles by beating the Kings 3-1 Tuesday night.
Royal Delta won the $2 million Ladies’ Classic by 1 1/2 lengths on Friday at Santa Anita, making the defending champion the only favorite to win on an upset-filled opening day of the Breeders’ Cup.