Post times for the two-day Breeders’ Cup World Championships, consisting of 14 races with purses and awards totaling more than $30 million, which will be held Nov. 1-2 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California, were announced Tuesday.
The official race order and wagering menu for both days of the Championships will be announced Wednesday, Oct. 23. The 36th Breeders’ Cup begins Friday, Nov. 1 with Future Stars Friday, featuring all five Breeders’ Cup World Championships races for 2-year-olds, which comprises half of the 10-race program. There will be four undercard races preceding the first Breeders’ Cup race, with first race post time at 10:45 a.m. PT. Friday’s first Breeders’ Cup race will be Race #5, which will have a post time of 1:12 p.m. PT. The $2-million GI TVG Breeders’ Cup Juvenile will be the ninth race on the card, with a post time of 4:03 p.m. PT. Post time for the 10th and final race will be 4:43 p.m. PT.
There will be 12 races on the Saturday, Nov. 2 program, featuring nine Breeders’ Cup World Championships races. The day begins with three undercard races with a first race post time of 10:07 a.m. PT. The first Breeders’ Cup race will be Race #4, which will have a post time of 11:55 a.m. PT. Post time for the $6-million GI Breeders’ Cup Classic, Race #12, will be 5:44 p.m. PT.