What is a distaff race in horse racing?

Today, the word distaff is used in horse racing to mean a class of race that consists of only female horses.

What year did blame win the Breeders Cup?

In a highly publicized race, the mare Zenyatta was attempting to defend her victory in the 2009 Breeders’ Cup Classic and retire undefeated….2010 Breeders’ Cup Classic.

Breeders’ Cup Classic
Location Churchill Downs
Date November 6, 2010
Winning horse Blame
Jockey Garrett Gomez

What were the payouts for the Breeders Cup Classic?

Breeders’ Cup 2021 Results: Tracking Winners and Prize Money Payouts on Saturday

  • Filly & Mare Sprint ($1M Purse):
  • Win: Ce Ce: $14.40, $5.20, $2.40.
  • Place: Edgeway: N/A, $9.60, $3.20.
  • Show: Gamine: N/A, N/A.
  • Turf Sprint ($1M Purse):
  • Win: Golden Pal: $7.00, $4.60, $3.60.
  • Place: Lieutenant Dan: N/A, $5.40, $4.00.

How long is Distaff?

The Breeders’ Cup Distaff is a Weight for Age Thoroughbred horse race for fillies and mares, 3 years old and up….Breeders’ Cup Distaff.

Location North America
Inaugurated 1984
Race type Thoroughbred – Flat racing
Race information
Distance 11⁄8 miles (9 Furlongs)

What is the stud fee for blame?

Blame’s stud fee was set at $35,000 for the 2020 season.

Who won the 2011 Breeders Cup?

The 2011 Breeders’ Cup World Championships was the 28th edition of thoroughbred racing’s season ending premier event, and took place on November 4 and 5 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky….Saturday.

Distance/Surface 1¼ miles
Restrictions 3 yrs+
Purse $5 million
Winner Drosselmeyer