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Breeders' Cup Carrot For Today's Nunthorpe Winner
The winner of tonight's Gr1 Nunthorpe Stakes (5 furlongs) at York will receive an automatic, all expenses paid entry into the US$1 million Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint at Santa Anita on November 2nd, reports drf.com. The Nunthorpe has attracted a top field of sprinters for day three of the Ebor festival with the Mike de Kock-trained South African galloper Shea Shea heading the 20-horse field as 7-2 favourite. Among Shea Shea's rivals will be local hopes Kingsgate Native, Sole Power, Roshdu Queen, Swiss Spirit, Slade Power, & the progressive Moviesta.