Breeders’ Cup 2020: Gate Draw, Race Card and Past Performances

By Miriam Lee

The Breeders’ Cup Championship is non-stop action from the moment the horses step onto the track for the first race, the Distaff, until the garland is draped across the shoulders of the Classic winner at dusk. Heart-stopping finishes, stunning upsets, international glamour, old-fashioned fun – Breeders’ Cup Championship has it all.

When is the Breeders’ Cup 2020?

The Breeders’ Cup is on November 6th & 7th, 2020 at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Kentucky.

When is the Breeders’ Cup 2020 Gate Draw?

The gate draw/ post positions draw for the Breeders’ Cup races will be held on Monday, November 2nd, at 7pm ET.

Past Performances on Breeders’ Cup Races:

-Favorites have won 107 of 346 Breeders’ Cup races, a 31 percent rate.

Authentic Winning The Kentucky Derby – Courtesy of Churchill Downs/Coady Photography.

-The worst finish by a favorite was in the 2003 Juvenile at Santa Anita Park when Cuvee finished 12th by 58 lengths at odds of 3-2.

-There have been 65 odds-on (¢.90 or less) choices with 28 winners.

-There have been 45 horses to go off at odds of 100-1 or greater but only Arcangues, winner of the 1993 Classic at 133.60-1, has finished in the money.

Breeders’ Cup Schedule and Race Card

Friday (Nov. 6)

Juvenile Turf Sprint, 2:30 p.m.

Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1), 3:10 p.m.

Juvenile Fillies (G1), 3:50 p.m.

Juvenile Turf (G1), 4:30 p.m.

Juvenile (G1), 5:10 p.m.

Saturday (Nov. 7)

Filly & Mare Sprint (G1), 12:02 p.m.

Turf Sprint (G1), 12:39 p.m.

Dirt Mile (G1), 1:18 p.m.

Filly & Mare Turf, 1:57 p.m.

Sprint, 2:36 p.m.

Mile, 3:15 p.m.

Distaff, 3:54 p.m.

Turf, 4:33 p.m.

Classic, 5:13 p.m.

Breeders’ Cup Classic Horses

BC Challenge
Spendthrift Farm LLC (B. Wayne Hughes), (Michael Behrens),
Madaket Stables LLC (Sol Kumin & Jason Monteleone), Starlight Racing Stable (Jack Wolf et al.)
Bob Baffert
Peter E. Blum Thoroughbreds, LLC
By My Standards
Allied Racing Stable, LLC (Chester Thomas)
W. Bret Calhoun
Don Ladd
Global Campaign
Sagamore Farm (Kevin Plank) and WinStar Farm LLC (Kenny Troutt)
Stanley M. Hough
WinStar Farm, LLC
Higher Power
Hronis Racing, LLC (Kosta Hronis)
John W. Sadler
Pin Oak Stud, LLC
WinStar Farm, LLC (Kenny Troutt), CHC Inc. (Ah Khing Teo), SF Racing, LLC (Gavin Murphy)
Bob Baffert
St. George Farm LLC & G. Watts Humphrey Jr.
Maximum Security
Gary & Mary West, Mrs. John Magnier, Michael Tabor & Derrick Smith
Bob Baffert
Gary & Mary West Stables Inc.
Swiss Skydiver
Peter J. Callahan
Kenneth G. McPeek
WinStar Farm, LLC
Juddmonte Farms, Inc (Khalid Abdullah)
William I. Mott
Juddmonte Farms Inc.
Title Ready
Charles E. Fipke
Dallas Stewart
Dallas Stewart
Tiz the Law
Sackatoga Stable (Jack Knowlton)
Barclay Tagg
Twin Creeks Farm
Tom’s d’Etat
G M B Racing (Gayle Benson)
Albert M. Stall Jr.
SF Bloodstock LLC

Total Horses in Race: 11

♦ Denotes Breeders’ Cup Challenge Winner