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Animal Kingdom heads GP Turf

Updated: February 6, 2013, 5:10 PM ET
By Claire Novak | Bloodhorse

Team Valor International's 2011 Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom will start for the first time since his thrilling runner-up finish in the Nov. 3 Breeders' Cup Mile when he takes on top turf contender Point of Entry and four others in the $300,000 Kitten's Joy Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap on Feb. 9.

The 1 1/8-mile test has drawn a field of six, with highweighted Point of Entry breaking from post two while carrying 123 including jockey John Velazquez, and Animal Kingdom departing from ...

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