LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Breeders' Cup is returning to Churchill Downs in the fall.

President and CEO of the Breeders' Cup, Craig Fravel, was on WDRB in the Morning to talk about the event.

Fravel says eight horses in this year's Kentucky Derby competed in last year's Breeders' Cup at Del Mar.

This year is also the first time ever that the winners of both the Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Juvenile and the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf will compete in the Kentucky Derby.

The Breeders' Cup is in Louisville November 2 and 3, 2018.

Tickets go on sale June 7. Click here for tickets.

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