The 2012 Breeders' Cup will take place at Santa Anita Park this weekend, and the Breeders' Cup Classic features a talent-heavy field filled with contenders for the championship.
There are also quite a few pretenders.
As we draw closer and closer to the race itself, it's important that we weed out the contenders from the pretenders in this field of 12. Some horses will undoubtedly impress this weekend, while others are sure to flop.
There are just a few days left before the race itself; let's take a look at six horses whose potential is up in the air.