F&M Turf: Midday takes inside route

Updated: November 6, 2009, 9:23 PM ET
By Steve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

ARCADIA, Calif. -- A few weeks ago, trainer Henry Cecil scolded himself for the way he prepared Midday for the Group 1 Prix de l'Opera at Longchamp in early October. She finished third, and at the time, Cecil said the filly had been slightly unprepared following a layoff and would be better in her next start.

Boy, was he right.

Making her first start outside of Europe, Midday ($6.60) rallied along the inside in the stretch to win Friday's $1,818,000 Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf ...

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