The Breeders Cup Challenge Series will continue with the Whitney Stakes at the historic Saratoga Race Course, and is already getting a lot of action in many horse betting software. For this weekend, the $1 million Whitney Stakes will be headlined by Life is Good (Pegasus World Cup Invitational winner) and Olympiad (Stephen Foster Stakes winner). The winner will be getting an automatic starting position in the $6 million Longines Breeders Cup Classic.
The Whitney Stakes, popular in horse race betting, is the fourth program in 2022 in the Breeders Cup Challenge Series. This series will eventually lead to the 39th Breeders Cup World Championships. This prestigious race will be held at the Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Kentucky in November 4-5 this year.
The Whitney Stakes
Of course, gambling news outlets will be keeping track of the races, while fans will be watching either in person, or stream them to find the latest updates and watch their favorites. Life is Good, a 4-year-old colt is a favorite to win. Trained by Todd Pletcher, Life is Good has won 7 out of 9 starts. He also won last year’s Big Ass Fans Breeders Cup Dirt Mile at Del Mar. And in the Pegasus World Cup Invitational, he beat Knicks Go.
Another horse to watch out for is Olympiad, who is undefeated this year in 5 starts. He also won his last two races at the Churchill Downs, getting the Alysheba Stakes by beating Happy Saver. That earned him an automatic berth in the Longines Breeders Cup Classic this July, where he won and bead Americanrevolution. Olympiad is trained by Bill Mott.