Breeders Cup 2013 Results: Day 1 Live Analysis and Reaction

Jessica PaquetteFeatured ColumnistNovember 1, 2013

The stage is set for Day 1 of the Breeders' Cup World Championships
The stage is set for Day 1 of the Breeders' Cup World ChampionshipsHarry How/Getty Images

Today the most exciting two days of sports began with a bang, culminating with a showdown for the ages in the Breeders' Cup Distaff. 

Some of the best horses and jockeys competed in the first day of the Breeders' Cup with long shot winners and exciting finishes.