Edited Breeders’ Cup Staff Release — Pre-entered fields for the 2023 Breeders’ Cup World Championships will be announced live on FanDuel TV and on the Breeders’ Cup website, official Mobile App, and Facebook, X, and YouTube channels on Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 9:00 a.m. PT/12:00 p.m. ET.
Featuring 14 Grade 1 races and $31 million in purses and awards, the 40th running of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships will entertain fans from around the globe as the sport’s best horses, jockeys, and trainers compete over two days of spectacular racing at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 3, and Saturday, Nov. 4.
The pre-entry announcement will be hosted by FanDuel TV talent Christina Blacker and Joaquin Jaime.
Pre-entry is the first of a two-step process for all owners intending to start a horse in one of the 14 Breeders’ Cup World Championships races. The entry stage then takes place on Monday, Oct. 30, when post positions are also drawn.