The $3,000,000, 2012 Breeders’ Cup Turf is another classic battle between some of best euro turfers at this 1 1/2 mile distance and the American defenders of the home turf here this Saturday at Santa Anita Park!
Leading the home field defenders are multiple GI winner in Point of Entry , as the 3/1 favorite whose has been the dominate distance turfer in North America this season.
Trailblazer , at 6/1 whose been making a west coast turfing name for himself this year as a far east import!
Slim Shadey, at 10/1 is another California top distance turfer with top graded stakes credentials.
The continent hopping Treasure Beach , at 12/1 is a worthy euro turfer for this year’s as he seems to have given up his 3yo front-running ways to more of a stalk and pounce runner this season!
|1||Point of Entry||J R Velazquez||126||C R McGaughey III||3/1|
|2||Turbo Compressor||J Bravo||126||T A Pletcher||15/1|
|3||St Nicholas Abbey (IRE)||J P O’Brien||126||A P O’Brien||7/2|
|4||Treasure Beach||J P Spencer||126||A P O’Brien||12/1|
|5||Shareta||C P Lemaire||123||A De Royer-Dupre||7/2|
|6||Cogito||L Dettori||122||D F O’Neill||30/1|
|7||Little Mike||R A Dominguez||126||D L Romans||12/1|
|8||Kindergarden Kid||J R Leparoux||126||P Miller||30/1|
|9||Dullahan||J Rosario||122||D L Romans||12/1|
|10||Optimizer||J K Court||122||D W Lukas||20/1|
|11||Slim Shadey||G K Gomez||126||S Callaghan||10/1|
|12||Trailblazer||Y Take||126||Y Ikee||6/1|
Picks are – 1,3,4,5 exacta box with the 11,12 in the super spot!