Beholder becomes first female thoroughbred to win $1 million TVG Pacific Classic

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Morning line favorite Beholder became the first female thoroughbred to win the $1 million TVG Pacific Classic, Del Mar’s richest and most prestigious race, Saturday.

Beholder drew post position No. 9 in the field of 10 on Wednesday, after which Oddsmaker Russ Hudak made the 5-year-old mare the 5-2 morning line favorite.

Beholder is guaranteed free entry into the nation’s richest race, the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic, which will be run at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Kentucky on Oct. 31.

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