Breeders’ Cup: 2019 post times and wagering menus

2019 Preakness winner War of Will is expected to enter the Breeders' Cup Classic field when post positions are announced Monday.
2019 Preakness winner War of Will is expected to enter the Breeders’ Cup Classic field when post positions are announced Monday. (Photo credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports)

The Breeders’ Cup announced Tuesday the official order of races and guaranteed multi-race wagering pools for the 2019 Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Friday, Nov. 1 and Saturday, Nov. 2 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California.

There will be a total of 10 races (five BC races) on the first day of the Championships – “Future Stars Friday” – and 12 races Saturday (nine BC races).

Breeders’ Cup picks and odds: $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic heads Saturday races

The post position draw, as well as the race order and conditions for the undercard races on Breeders’ Cup Friday and Saturday, will be announced Monday, Oct. 28.

2019 Breeders’ Cup post times and wagering menus

Friday, November 1

Breeders' Cup Friday

Saturday, November 2

Breeders' Cup Saturday

Friday’s Guaranteed Pools

Friday’s card will open with a $500,000 minimum guarantee Pick 5 on Races 1-5; a late Pick 5 with a $1 million guarantee on Races 5-9, and an all BC Pick 4 on Races 6-9 with a $1 million minimum guarantee. 

Saturday’s Guaranteed Pools

There will be  a $1 million guaranteed all Breeders’ Cup Ultra Pick 6 on races 7-12; an all BC Late Pick 5 on races 8-12 with a $2 million guarantee; and a $2 million guaranteed all BC Late Pick 4 on Races 9-12.

Special Daily Doubles (SPDD) consist of leg one on Friday and leg two on Saturday.

Friday’s Pick 6, Pick 5’s and Jackpot Super High-5 may carryover to Saturday.

Any Pick 5 carryover from Friday or Saturday will carryover to the late Pick 5 on Saturday.

Saturday’s Pick 6, late Pick 5 and Jackpot Super High-5 will have a mandatory payout in the BC Classic on Saturday.

Bet minimums

$10 Head2Head 

$2 WPS and Daily Double 

$1 Exacta, Pick 6 and SPDD 

$.50 Trifecta, Pick 3, Pick 4, Pick 5 and JSH-5

$.10 Superfecta

Breeders’ Cup Classic field

Post position / HorseOddsJockey / Trainer 
1. Math Wizard30-1Ricardo Santana Jr.
Saffie Joseph Jr.
2. Seeking the Soul20-1B. Hernandez Jr.
Dallas Stewart
3. Owendale15-1Javier Castellano
Brad Cox
4. War of Will20-1Tyler Gaffalione
Mark Casse
5. Yoshida (JPN)8-1Mike Smith
Bill Mott
6. Elate6-1Jose Ortiz
Bill Mott
7. Higher Power6-1Flavien Prat
John Sadler
8. McKinzie3-1Joel Rosario
Bob Baffert
9. Mongolian Groom12-1A. Cedillo
Enebish Ganbat
10. Vino Rosso4-1Irad Ortiz Jr.
Todd Pletcher
11. Code of Honor4-1John Velazquez
Shug McGaughey

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