The Breeders’ Cup announced the pre-entries for 2014 Breeders’ Cup event to be held October 31 and November 1 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California. There will be 13 races over the two days next weekend.
Entries were taken on Monday, but the pre-entries were not released until Wednesday. 201 individual horses were entered for the prestigious year-end event and that does not include occasions when horses were cross-entered for multiple races.
Horses will be entered in only one race on Monday, October 27 with a maximum of two also-eligibles allowed per race. Every race with the exception of the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile, which has a maximum number of 12 horses allowed to enter, has a maximum number of 14 entries.
All the pre-entries can be found here at the official Breeders’ Cup website. Past performances are also included.
The wagering menu for both days was also announced. Friday’s wagering menu is below. Clicking on the pictures will enlarge them.
Saturday’s wagering menu is below as well.
Friday’s action can be seen live on NBC Sports Network starting at 4 PM Eastern Time. Saturday’s coverage starts at 3:30 PM Eastern Time on NBC Sports Network and continues on that channel until 8 PM Eastern Time. The Breeders’ Cup Classic will be shown live on NBC with the 8 to 9 PM Eastern time slot.