Jockey Gary Stevens acknowledges someone on the track after riding Beholder to victory in the Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1).

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Five proved to be the lucky number for Beholder at the post position draw for the Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1). Beholder took the Distaff by 4 1/4 lengths, giving her back-to-back Breeders’ Cup wins. She took the BC Juvenile Fillies (G1) in 2012.

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We trained her this way. We’ve just never had to use it (rating) before.

Richard Mandella, trainer Beholder
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Beholder is walked around the saddling paddock prior to her run in the Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1).

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Riders Up! Gary Stevens aboard Beholder as they walk around the saddling paddock prior to the running of the Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1)

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Beholder, on the right, races along the outside on the first turn of the Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1).

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Beholder gets a little love from one of her handlers prior to a training session for the Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1).

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She was a little fractious going into the gate and a little anxious. I was afraid she might over-break but she settled and broke beautiful.

Gary Stevens, jockey Beholder
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Beholder, with Gary Stevens riding, runs down the stretch on her way to winning the 2013 Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1).

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With the San Gabriel Mountains as a back drop, the fillies, including Beholder, No. 5, run down the stretch the first of two times in the Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1). Beholder went on to win the race with jockey Gary Stevens riding.

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