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American Pharoah is early 6-5 favorite for Breeders’ Cup Classic

American Pharoah On Monday, Triple Crown champion American Pharoah was made the early 6-5 favorite in the field of 10 for the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic, which will be the last race of his career.

The colt will break from the No. 4 post on Saturday at Keeneland. He is 6-for-7 this year and is coming off a loss in the Travers two months ago.

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Close to 200 horses were pre-entered in the Breeders’ Cup, which will be run Friday and Saturday at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington

Drawing the outside post position at No. 10 was Beholder, a 5-year-old mare who is trying to become the first horse to win three different Breeders’ Cup races. Gary Stevens will ride Beholder, the second choice at

Each has a Hall of Fame trainer. Bob Baffert’s American Pharoah has become the crowd favorite after winning the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes. Richard Mandella’s Beholder has won 15 of 20 career starts and is trying to join Zenyatta as the only mare to win the Classic, a distance test at 1 1/4 miles.

Breeders’ Cup Classic post positions, odds

  1. Tonalist (6-1)
  2. Keen Ice (12-1)
  3. Frosted (15-1)
  4. American Pharoah (6-5)
  5. Gleneagles (20-1)
  6. Effinex (30-1)
  7. Smooth Roller (15-1)
  8. Hard Aces (50-1)
  9. Honor Code (6-1)
  10. Beholder (3-1)

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