$500,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (G1) Presented by Dixiana
October 16, 2021
The Challenge Cup was inaugurated on October 11, 1984, in honor of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, who attended the races and presented a trophy on that date during her private visit to Central Kentucky. Dixiana became the sponsor in 2020.
In 2020 Harvey's Lil Goil captured the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (G1) Presented By Dixiana for owners Estate of Harvey A. Clarke and Braverman, Paul, trainer William I. Mott and jockey Martin Garcia.