All the likely suspects, plus a few surprises, round out the list of American horses considered likely to run on the March 30 Dubai World Cup night card.
Probables were listed Tuesday morning for a card headlined by the 1 1/4-mile World Cup, this year the world's richest race with $7.2 million to the winner.
The expected U.S. entries are...
$12 million Dubai World Cup (G1): Audible (Todd Pletcher), Yoshida (Bill Mott), Gunnevera (Antonio Sano), Pavel (Doug O'Neill) and Seeking the Soul (Dallas Stewart). Additionally, familiar names Gronkowski and Axelrod, now in the care of Salem bin Ghadayer, made the list.
$2.5 million Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1): Imperial Hint (Luis Carvajal Jr.), Roy H (Peter Miller), Promises Fulfilled (Dale Romans), X Y Jet (Jorge Navarro) and Switzerland (Steve Asmussen).
$2.5 million UAE Derby (G2): Plus Que Parfait (Brendan Walsh), Gray Magician (Peter Miller), Stubbins (Doug O'Neill) and Grecko (Kenny McPeek).
$2 million Al Quoz Sprint (G1): Stormy Liberal (Peter Miller), Caribou Club (Tom Proctor) and Belvoir Bay (Peter Miller).
$1.5 million Dubai Gold Cup (G2): Platinum Warrior (John Sadler).
$1.5 million Godolphin Mile (G2): Coal Front (Todd Pletcher) and True Timber (Kiaran McLaughlin).
See the full probables below with the option to go full screen at the lower right: