McPeek Considers his Breeders' Cup Options

Horse Racing Radar
Valerie Mellema
Valerie Mellema is a Staff writer for Horse Racing Radar
Sunday, October 4, 2020
The day after the Preakness, and all horses have turned out well. For the first time ever, the Preakness was a Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In" race. With her win the Alabama, this means SWISS SKYDIVER has a couple of options. Will it be the mile and a quarter Classic? Or the mile and an eigth Distaff?

McPeek said this morning he prefers the extra distance for his filly. "It's a little early and ee don't have to make a decision right now but I do like her at a mile and a quarter. The further, the better. She gets to settle in a nice rhythm and that distancw, I really like better."

McPeek states that he will look at the past performances of the probables as the races draw nearer and make a final decision. The only filly or mare to win the Classic is ZENYATTA at the ge of 5. Could SWISS SKYDIVER be the next Queen Z?

Get today's full picks for all tracks and races at Guaranteed Tip Sheet.