Championship Girl Power: Meet the 2021 Breeders’ Cup Distaff Contenders

From left to right: Letruska, Shedaresthedevil, and Malathaat are three of the leading contenders for the 2021 Longines Breeders’ Cup Distaff, a $2 million race Nov. 6 at Del Mar. (Coady Photography)

The $2 million Longines Breeders’ Cup Distaff set for Nov. 6 will attract the best female racehorses in North America, and a couple coming from overseas, to square off in a 1 1/8-mile race on Del Mar’s dirt track. Eleven fillies and mares are pre-entered to start in the Distaff. Get to know them in this slideshow. 

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