The most dominant winner of the 2010 Championships at Churchill Downs, Uncle Mo capped an undefeated season by posting a 4 1/4-length victory in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile. The victory gave jockey John Velazquez his ninth Breeders’ Cup victory and trainer Todd Pletcher his sixth and third at the 2010 Championships. Uncle Mo received the Eclipse Award as champion 2-year-old male for 2010.
Uncle Mo made an immediate impact on the track, winning his first start on Aug. 28, 2010 by 14 1/4 lengths at Saratoga. In his next start, he won the Grade 1 Champagne at Belmont Park by 4 ¾ lengths. As a 3-year-old, Uncle Mo enhanced his resume with a Grade 2 victory in the Kelso at Belmont Park.