The Breeders' Cup Classic is the culmination of a year's worth of attention to detail and explosive efforts on the dirt across North America. It's the ultimate test to see who reigns supreme as the best horse in world.
Three-year-olds rub shoulders with older horses in an open company contest. It matters not that Palace Malice won the Belmont Stakes in June or that Game On Dude is unbeaten in five starts this year.
This is the strongest field any of these horses will face. It's the Super Bowl of horse racing and several of the likely 14 horses entered have a shot at winning North America's richest horse race.
Read on to see which horse may take the richest race this side of the Atlantic.