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2012 Breeders' Cup Pre-Entries

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Open thread for the announcement of the 2012 Breeders' Cup Pre-Entries at 8:00am Pacific.

Rob Carr

UPDATE: 8:50AM: All the pre-entries can be found at the bottom of the post. I'll have some thoughts on a bit later this morning.

UPDATE 8:08AM: 2012 Breeders' Cup Pre-Entries

UPDATE 8:05AM: 180 horses per-entered in the 2012 Breeders' Cup.

UPDATE 7:30AM: The official race order is out. Below are the post times for the 2012 Breeders' Cup:

Day Race# Post Time* TV Race
2-Nov 1 11:15a HRTV Allowance
2-Nov 2 11:48a HRTV Allowance
2-Nov 3 12:23p HRTV Allowance
2-Nov 4 1:06p NBCSN BC Juvenile Sprint
2-Nov 5 1:48p NBCSN G2-BC Marathon
2-Nov 6 2:28p NBCSN G1-BC Juvenile Fillies Turf
2-Nov 7 3:08p NBCSN G1-BC Juvenile Fillies
2-Nov 8 3:48p NBCSN G1-BC Filly & Mare Turf
2-Nov 9 4:40p NBCSN G1-BC Ladies' Classic
2-Nov 10 5:15p HRTV G2-Twilight Derby
3-Nov 1 10:05a HRTV Damascus Stakes
3-Nov 2 10:35a HRTV BC Juvenile Turf Sprint Preview
3-Nov 3 11:10a HRTV BC Juvenile Filly Sprint Preview
3-Nov 4 11:50a NBCSN G1-BC Juvenile Turf
3-Nov 5 12:35p NBCSN G1-BC Filly & Mare Sprint
3-Nov 6 1:14p NBCSN G1-BC Dirt Mile
3-Nov 7 1:57p NBCSN G1-BC Turf Sprint
3-Nov 8 2:36p NBCSN G1-BC Juvenile
3-Nov 9 3:18p NBCSN G1-BC Turf
3-Nov 10 3:58p NBCSN G1-BCSprint
3-Nov 11 4:40p NBCSN G1-BC Mile
3-Nov 12 5:30p NBC G1-BC Classic

It's a big day for handicapping the Breeders' Cup with the announcement of the pre-entered fields and race order at 8:00am Pacific time. I'll post a link to the pre-entries as soon as they are released, as well as post the names below.

The Post Position draw is scheduled for Monday, October, 29th at 1:00pm - 2:30pm (all non-"Classic" races), and 3:30pm - 5:30pm (Ladies' Classic and Classic). The draw for the Ladies' Classic and the Classic will be televised live by HRTV. The Breeders' Cup will provide a live stream of the entire draw at and on the Breeders' Cup iPhone and iPad app.

Juvenile Sprint

Almost an Angle (2nd pref. Juvenile Fillies)
Beholder (2nd pref. Juvenile Fillies)
Ceiling Kitty (GB)
Kauai Katie (1st pref. Juvenile Fillies)
Merit Man
South Floyd
Super Ninety Nine
Sweet Shirley Mae (2nd pref. Juvenile Fillies)

Juvenile Fillies Turf

Flashy Ways
Flotilla (FR)
Kitten's Point
Nancy O (IRE)
Oscar Party
Sky Lantern (IRE)
Spring Venture
Summer of Fun
Tara From the Cape
The Gold Cheongsam (IRE)
Waterway Run
Watsdachances (IRE)

Not selected into field; listed in order of preference by BC:

Infanta Branca
Renee's Queen (1st pref. Juvenile Fillies)
Manuka Honey
Moulin de Mougin

Juvenile Turf

Balance the Books
Brown Almighty
Dry Summer
Fantastic Moon (GB)
George Vancouver
I'm Boundtoscore
Know More (2nd pref. Juvenile)
Lines of Battle
Noble Tune
Summit Country

Not selected into field; listed by order of preference by BC:

Snow King
He's Had Enough (1st pref. Juvenile)
Gabriel Charles
Riding Legend (GB)
Under Review

Juvenile Fillies

Almost an Angel (1st pref. Juvenile Sprint)
Beholder (1st pref. Juvenile Sprint)
Broken Spell
Dreaming of Julia
Kauai Katie (2nd pref. Juvenile Sprint)
Renee's Queen
Spring in the Air
Sweet Shirley Mae (1st pref. Juvenile Sprint)


Capo Bastone
Dynamic Sky
He's Had Enough (2nd pref. Juvenile Turf)
Know More (1st pref. Juvenile Turf)
Power Broker
Shanghai Bobby
Speak Logistics
Title Contender


Alumdena (PER) (2nd pref. F&M Turf)
Calidoscopio (ARG)
Fame And Glory (GB)
Juniper Pass
Not Abroad
Romp (ARG)
Sense of Purpose (IRE)
Worth Repeating

Not selected into field; listed in order of preference by BC:

Quail Hill

Filly & Mare Sprint

Belle of the Hall
Class Included (2nd pref. Ladies' Classic)
Dust and Diamonds
Great Hot (BRZ)
Groupie Doll
Musical Romance
Reneesgotzip (1st pref. Turf Sprint)
Self Preservation
Strike the Moon
Teddy's Promise
Turbulent Descent

Turf Sprint

California Flag
Camp Victory
Chosen Miracle
Corporate Jungle
Great Attack
Great Mills
Next Question
Reneesgotzip (2nd pref. F&M Sprint)
Starspangledbanner (AUS)
Tale of a Champion
Unbridled's Note

Not selected into field; listed in order of preference by BC:

Global Power
Boxeur des Rues (2nc pref. Sprint)
Starspangled Heat


Capital Account
Emcee (2nd pref. Dirt Mile)
Hamazing Destiny
Jimmy Creed (2nd pref. Dirt Mile)
Justin Phillip
Poseidon's Warrior
Second City (2nd pref. Dirt Mile)
Smiling Tiger
Sum of the Parts
The Lumber Guy

Not selected into field; listed in order of preference by BC:

Fast Bullet
Boxeur des Rues (1st pref. Turf Sprint)

Filly & Mare Turf

Almudena (PER) (1st pref. Marathon)
I'm A Dreamer (IRE)
In Lingerie (2nd pref. Ladies' Classic)
Lady of Shamrock
Marketing Mix
Nahrain (GB)
Ridasiyna (FR)
Star Billing
Stormy Lucy
The Fugue (GB) (2nd pref. Turf)
Up (IRE)
Zagora (FR)


Animal Kingdom
Doubles Partner
Excelebration (IRE)
Little Mike (2nd pref. Turf)
Moonlight Cloud (GB)
Mr. Commons
Obviously (IRE)
Suggestive Boy (ARG)
Trailblazer (JPN) (1st pref. Turf)
Turbo Compressor (1st pref. Turf)
Wilcox Inn
Wise Dan


Bourbon Bay
Dullahan (1st pref. Classic)
Kindergarden Kid
Little Mike (1st pref. Mile)
Point of Entry
Shareta (IRE)
Slim Shadey (GB)
St Nicholas Abbey (IRE)
The Fugue (GB) (1st pref F&M Turf)
Trailblazer (JPN)
Treasure Beach (GB)
Turbo Compressor (2nd pref. Mile)

Dirt Mile

Emcee (1st pref. Sprint)
Fed Biz
Handsome Mike (1st pref. Classic)
Jersey Town
Jimmy Creed (1st pref. Sprint)
John Scott
Nonios (2nd pref. Classic)
Rail Trip
Second City (1st pref. Sprint)

Ladies' Classic

Awesome Feather
Class Included (1st pref. F&M Sprint)
Grace Hall
In Lingerie (1st pref. F&M Turf)
Include Me Out
Love and Pride
My Miss Aurelia
Questing (GB)
Royal Delta (2nd pref. Classic)


Brilliant Speed
Dullahan (2nd pref. Turf)
Flat Out
Fort Larned
Game On Dude
Handsome Mike (2nd pref. Dirt Mile)
Mucho Macho Man
Nonios (1st pref. Dirt Mile)
Pool Play
Richard's Kid
Ron the Greek
Royal Delta (1st pref. Ladies' Classic)
To Honor and Serve