The purists scoff at Zenyatta winning 2010 Horse of the Year. I agree
that Horse of the Year is not a lifetime achievement award. It is for
the accomplishments of one season. In this blog I will ask the burning
questions and come up with the right answers in this brewing debate.
Blame won the Breeders’ Cup Classic so he has to be Horse of the Year, right?
Not so fast. Zenyatta ran the table in 2009, culminating with a
victory in Breeders’ Cup Classic, but Rachel Alexandra won Horse of the