2017 Challenge Series Schedule on NBC Sports

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The upcoming weekend of racing holds the final opportunities for horses aiming for an automatic berth in the Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Del Mar on Nov. 3-4, as Keeneland and Belmont Park offer a total of 13 Challenge Series “Win and You’re In” qualifying races that provide a spot in the Breeders’ Cup starting gate for each winner. Read More

The upcoming weekend winds down the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series “Win and You’re In” roster of prep races with a fireworks display of crucial qualifying events. Here's where to catch the action. Read More

The Jockey Club Gold Cup is the final major prep for the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic and an annual highlight on the racing calendar. This year’s race is on Saturday at Belmont Park, and as part of the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series, the winner will automatically qualify for this year’s Breeders’ Cup Classic on Nov. 4 at Del Mar. Read More

From hot summer days to pumpkin spice lattes! Fall means breaking out all of those cute pairs of booties and sweater dresses. Casi Edwards has some fun fall fashion ensembles you can wear to the races this weekend in New York or Kentucky. Read More

The international part of the Breeders’ Cup Challenge is now complete. Thirty two races in ten different countries on every continent have been run since the first week of January with the winners guaranteed automatic places at Del Mar for the Breeders’ Cup World Championships on November 3 and 4. Read More

Now under the guidance of trainer Bob Baffert, Mubtaahij broke through for his first top-level score in the $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes with a closing drive Saturday. Read More

Avenge used a familiar stepping stone to rediscover her best form. One year after she earned her first top-level victory in the Rodeo Drive Stakes at Santa Anita Park, the 5-year-old daughter of War Front used the 1 1/4-mile turf test to score a guaranteed berth in the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf with a three-quarter-length win Sept. 30. Read More

Bolt d'Oro's first two wins were impressive enough, but he arrived Sept. 30 in the $300,000 FrontRunner Stakes (G1) at Santa Anita Park. After a comfortable tracking trip behind longshot frontrunner Take the One O One, Bolt d'Oro turned the 1 1/16-mile test into a one-horse race as the field turned for home. Read More

In the aftermath of her 2 3/4-length triumph in the Chandelier Stakes at Santa Anita Park, Moonshine Memories is ready for the toughest question of her young career come Nov. 4, establishing herself as one of the favorites for the 14 Hands Winery Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies. Read More

Back on the track where she put in the best performance of her career, Paradise Woods shone once again in the $300,000 Zenyatta Stakes Sept. 30, earning a guaranteed berth in the Longines Breeders' Cup Distaff. Read More

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