Todd Pletcher stands on the verge of becoming the eighth trainer in North American history to reach 5,000 winners.
America’s most prestigious race is under strong consideration for the unbeaten Todd Pletcher-trained three-year-old.
Leading two-year-old’s victory in Champagne Stakes provided highlight of US Saturday programme at Belmont Park.
There are four Breeders’ Cup Challenge races at Belmont Park on Saturday – plus G1 action at Keeneland.
Last year’s Deutsches Derby winner Laccario is to continue his career with Graham Motion after a strong-finishing second on his US debut.
Canada’s reigning horse of the year Starship Jubilee beat the boys to win the G1 Ricoh Woodbine Mile.
Last year’s Preakness Stakes winner War Of Will takes on reigning Canadian horse of the year Starship Jubilee in the Ricoh Woodbine Mile.
Top filly Swiss Skydiver takes on the boys at Keeneland on Saturday, when champion Monomoy Girl is in action at Belmont.