The 2022 Breeders’ Cup will be held at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, Ky. The two-day event will be held Nov. 4 and 5.

Breeders Cup 2022 : Prize money | Tv schedule

The 2022 Breeders’ Cup World Championships is the 39th edition of the premier event of the North American Thoroughbred horse racing year.

Breeders Cup 2022 : Prize money | Tv schedule

Race information
Distance See individual races
Surface Turf, Dirt
Purse Varies by Race; from $1 million to $6 million

And the 14 races, all of which are Grade I, take place on November 4 and 5 at Keeneland racetrack in Lexington, Kentucky.

The Breeders’ Cup is generally regarded as the end of the North American racing season, although a few Grade I events take place in later November and December.

The event typically determines champions in many of the Eclipse Award divisions.

Breeders Cup 2022 prize money 

This year’s Breeders’ Cup has a $31 million purse for the races held on Friday and Saturday.

Winner of the Breeders’ Cup Classic on Saturday evening will take home the biggest grand Prize of $6 million.

Breeders Cup 2022 : Prize money | Tv schedule

It will be distributed through the allocation process described for each of the 12 race disciplines –

Race Prize Money            
Juvenile Turf Sprint $1 million
Juvenile Fillies $2 million
Juvenile Fillies Turf                 $1 million
Juvenile $2 million
Juvenile Turf $1 million
Filly & Mare Sprint $1 million
Turf Sprint $1 million
Dirt Mile $2 million
Filly & Mare Turf $2 million
Sprint $2 million
Mile $2 million
Distaff $2 million
Turf $4 million
Classic $6 million

Five races on Friday and nine races on Saturday give out prize money. All 14 races offer at least $1 million in prize money.

Tv Schedule 

Like every year, the 2022 Breeders’ Cup will be a 2-day event. It will initiate on Friday, November 4, 2022, and run till Saturday, November 5, 2022. The inaugural race of the event will begin at 03:00 p.m. ET.

Breeders Cup 2022 : Prize money | Tv schedule

Date Race Time (ET)
November 5, 2022 Juvenile Turf Sprint 03:00 p.m.
Juvenile Fillies 03:40 p.m.
Juvenile Fillies Turf 04:20 p.m.
Juvenile 05:00 p.m.
Juvenile Turf 05:40 p.m.
November 6, 2022 Filly & Mare Sprint 11:50 a.m.
  Turf Sprint 12:29 p.m.
  Dirt Mile 01:10 p.m.
  Filly & Mare Turf 01:50 p.m.
  Sprint 02:30 p.m.
  Mile 03:10 p.m.
  Distaff 03:55 p.m.
  Turf 04:40 p.m.
  Classic 05:40 p.m.

The following channels are the official TV broadcast distributors of the upcoming premier thoroughbred horse racing event in their territory –

Country TV Channel
United States NBC
United Kingdom ITV (Turf & Classic)
ITV4 (Other races except Filly & Mare Sprint)

Breeders Cup 2022 : Prize money | Tv schedule

In the United States, the races will be telecast on Friday and early Saturday by USA Network and FanDuel TV, with NBC covering the last three races on Saturday.

In the United Kingdom, ITV will be broadcasting all the races live, with day 1 on ITV3 and day 2 on ITV4.

By Rishabh

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