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Conquering the Europeans?

Updated: October 10, 2012, 1:33 PM ET
By Bill Finley | Special to ESPN.com

When Point Of Entry (Turf) and Wise Dan (Mile) run in this year's Breeders' Cup they'll be out not just to win seven-figure purses but to prove that American grass horses aren't complete punching bags for their European foes.

The Europeans don't even send their best horses to the Breeders' Cup anymore. We get Dangerous Midge, a Group 3 winner before he won the Breeders' Cup Turf in 2010, who hasn't won since. Last year, St. Nicholas Abbey won the Turf after being soundly beaten in the ...

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