Post Times for the Two-day Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Santa Anita

Source: Breeders’ Cup

ARCADIA, Calif. (September 24, 2019) – The Breeders’ Cup today announced post times for the two-day Breeders’ Cup World Championships, consisting of 14 races with purses and awards totaling more than $30 million, which will be held on Nov. 1-2, 2019 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California.

The official race order and wagering menu for both days of the Championships will be announced on Wednesday, Oct. 23.

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The 36th Breeders’ Cup begins on Friday, Nov. 1 with Future Stars Friday, featuring all five Breeders’ Cup World Championships races for 2-year-olds, which comprises half of the 10-race program. There will be four undercard races preceding the first Breeders’ Cup race, with first race post time at 10:45 a.m. PT.

Friday’s first Breeders’ Cup race will be Race #5, which will have a post time of 1:12 p.m. PT. The $2 million TVG Breeders’ Cup Juvenile will be the ninth race on the card, with a post time of 4:03 p.m. PT. Post time for the 10th and final race will be 4:43 p.m. PT.

There will be 12 races on the Saturday, Nov. 2 program, featuring nine Breeders’ Cup World Championships races. The day begins with three undercard races with a first race post time of 10:07 a.m. PT. The first Breeders’ Cup race will be Race #4, which will have a post time of 11:55 a.m. PT.

Post time for the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic, Race #12, will be 5:44 p.m. PT.


Friday, November 1
Race 1 10:45 AM
Race 2 11:20 AM
Race 3 11:55 PM
Race 4 12:32 PM
Race 5 1:12 PM
Race 6 1:52 PM
Race 7 2:32 PM
Race 8 3:12 PM
Race 9 4:03 PM TVG Breeders’ Cup Juvenile
Race 10 4:43 PM

Saturday, November 2
Race 1 10:07 AM
Race 2 10:42 AM
Race 3 11:17 AM
Race 4 11:55 AM
Race 5 12:33 PM
Race 6 1:10 PM
Race 7 1:54 PM
Race 8 2:36 PM
Race 9 3:20 PM
Race 10 4:00 PM
Race 11 4:40 PM
Race 12 5:44 PM Breeders’ Cup Classic


About Breeders’ Cup

The Breeders’ Cup administers the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, Thoroughbred racing’s year-end Championships. The Breeders’ Cup also administers the Breeders’ Cup Challenge qualifying series, which provides automatic starting positions into the Championships races. The 2019 Breeders’ Cup World Championships, consisting of 14 championship races (13 Grade 1 events and one Grade 2 race) with purses and awards totaling more than $30 million, will be held on November 1-2 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., and will be televised live by the NBC Sports Group. Breeders’ Cup press releases appear on the Breeders’ Cup website, You can also follow the Breeders’ Cup on social media platforms Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

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