Wuheida Wins Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf at Del Mar
The $2 million Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf was run Saturday, November 4 at Del Mar racetrack in Del Mar, California. Some of the best fillies and mares three years old and upward saddled up and went 1 1/8 miles on Del Mar's turf track. A homebred for Sheikh Mohammed's global breeding and racing operation, 11-1 shot Wuheida finally broke through against top company after a series of close calls, emerging by one length in her biggest race to date. 5-1 second choice Rhododendron finished a good second in the full field of 14 with Cambodia, who was also sent off at 11-1 odds getting in for third. Dacita finished fourth with, Queen's Trust, War Flag, overwhelming 3-2 favorite Lady Eli in her final race, Senga, Grand Jete, Nezwaah, Zipessa, Birdie Gold, Goodyearforroses and Avenge completing the order of finish.
2017 Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (5-14) Paid: $173.40
- $1 Trifecta (5-14-6) Paid: $1,058.40
- $1 Superfecta (5-14-6-7) Paid: $8,635.90
- $2 Daily Double (5/5) Paid: $2,456.60
- $1 Pick 3 (4/5/5) Paid: $27,082.10