The Breeders' Cup has always fancied its event as international. Now, thanks to Mongolian Saturday, there can be no question.
The Kentucky-bred 5-year-old won the $1-million Turf Sprint by a neck Saturday.
He was ridden by Frenchman Florent Geroux. He is owned and trained by Mongolians.
The owner, Ganbaatar Dagvadorj, said he was in mining, construction, "food distillery" and hotels.
"Also oil," he said, adding that, among his acquisitions are a Holiday Inn and a Burger King.
He is also married to a former Miss Mongolia.
The trainer, Enebish Ganbat, said his boss loved...