At the beginning of the Breeders Cup in 1984 were questions as to if it would catch on. Well, 25 years later the Breeders Cup has become a top horse racing event that is on par with the Triple Crown. As a matter of fact, it has evolved into a two-day spectacular. A total of 14 races held over two days make Breeders Cup betting a highlight of the year for horseplayers. Consider that the best horses in the world will be competing and you get a World Class gambling event. Santa Anita Park hosts this year!
2019 Breeders Cup Betting Date, Location and Odds
|Date:||November 1 & 2, 2019|
|Location:||Santa Anita Park, Arcadia, California|
|2019 Breeders Cup TV Coverage||NBC|
|2019 Breeders Cup Betting Odds at SBG:||Click Here|
2019 Breeders Cup
Friday, November 1 begins the biggest sports betting weekend of the thoroughbred racing season. Highlighting Friday’s action is the TVG Juvenile. For hard-core horse-racing fans, this is the first major test for the 2020 Kentucky Derby. The winner of the TVG Juvenile will be the first major Kentucky Derby betting favorite for next May’s Run for the Roses. Saturday has a loaded lineup of powerhouse horses running all day. Namely, the Longines Classic will be the climactic finish today. The $6 million classic features the best horses age; three or older. Its quality is unsurpassed.
2020 Breeders Cup Handicapping
The first-day action on Friday features five Breeders Cup Betting events. The Juvenile Fillies race is similar to the aforementioned TVG Juvenile. The winner will be a favorite for the Kentucky Oaks, run the following May. Second-day action features a total of nine races.
Breeders Cup TVG Juvenile
The biggest and most important race for Friday, November 1 will be the last one of the day, with the TVG Juvenile. The race is a mile and sixteenth in length and is a Grade One event for the top two-year-olds in the country. The race will have a total purse of $2 million. Most important of all is that the winner of the Juvenile will become the favorite to win the 2020 Kentucky Derby.
Breeders Cup TVG Juvenile Top Contenders
Dennis’ Moment is trained by Dale Romans with jockey Irad Ortiz Jr. aboard. So far Dennis’ moment has a total of $147,800 in earnings. His biggest win was in the Grade Three 2029 Iroquois Stakes that was held at Churchill Downs on September 14. Previously Dennis’ Moment won a race at Ellis Park. Correlate that the win in the Iroquois Stakes was a Breeders Cup Challenge victory.
Eight Rings is another Breeders Cup Challenge winner. To illuminate this Bob Baffert trained horse won the Grade One 2019 American Pharoah Stakes at Santa Anita Park on September 27. He posted a win at Del Mar on August 4 as well. Eight Rings have a total of $216,851 in career winnings. In addition, John Velazquez will be aboard Eight Rings for the Juvenile. A big handicapping factor is a fact that Baffert is the trainer. The Hall of Famer is a big draw for a betting activity that may raise the price.
Steve Asmussen trained Basin will have jockey Jose Ortiz aboard. So far Basin has a total of $261,000 in career earnings. Encompassing the good vibes was a win in the Grade One Runhappy Hopeful Stakes at Saratoga last September.