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Top 250 Thoroughbreds of All-Time

 

The Top 250 Thoroughbreds All-Time represent the Top 250 US-based runners that are no longer active, as voted on by Horse Racing Nation members. The rankings on this page are updated every 30 minutes throughout each day.  


 
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RankRatingSilksHorse / SireTrainer / JockeyLast Start / Next Start
1
9.37
Kelso
Your Host
C. Hanford
I. Valenzuela
1st, 1964 Washington, D.C., International (G1) View Video
 
2
9.37
Secretariat
Bold Ruler
L. Laurin
E. Maple
1st, 1973 Canadian International (C2) View Video
 
3
9.37
Man o' War
Fair Play
L. Feustel
C. Kummer
1st, 1920 Kenilworth Park Gold Cup View Video
 
4
9.35
Spectacular Bid
Bold Bidder
G. Delp
W. Shoemaker
1st, 1980 Woodward Stakes (G1) View Video
 
5
9.33
Dr. Fager
Rough'n Tumble
J. Nerud
B. Baeza
1st, 1968 Vosburgh Handicap
 
6
9.32
Seattle Slew
Bold Reasoning
D. Peterson
A. Cordero
1st, 1978 Stuyvesant (G3) View Video
 
7
9.31
Affirmed
Exclusive Native
L. Barrera
L. Pincay
1st, 1979 Jockey Club Gold Cup View Video
 
8
9.31
Citation
Bull Lea
B. Jones
S. Brooks
1st, 1951 Hollywood Gold Cup
 
9
9.27
Native Dancer
Polynesian
W. Winfrey
E. Guerin
1st, Sar Stakes (8/16/1954-R1)
 
10
9.20
Buckpasser
Tom Fool
E. Neloy
B. Baeza
2nd, 1967 Woodward Stakes (LS)
 
11
9.19
Forego
Forli
S. Ward
W. Shoemaker
5th, 1978 Suburban Handicap (G1)
 
12
9.19
Damascus
Sword Dancer
F. Whiteley,
L. Adams
4th, 1968 Jockey Club Gold Cup
 
13
9.18
Count Fleet
Reigh Count
G. Cameron
J. Longden
1st, 1943 Belmont Stakes View Video
 
14
9.17
Ruffian
Reviewer
F. Whiteley,
J. Vasquez
1st, 1975 Coaching Club American Oaks (G1) View Video
 
15
9.14
Round Table
Princequillo
W. Molter
W. Shoemaker
1st, 1958 Santa Anita Handicap (G1)
 
16
9.10
Swaps
Khaled
M. Tenney
W. Shoemaker
1st, 1956 Washington Park Hcp
 
17
9.06
Zenyatta
Street Cry
J. Shirreffs
M. Smith
2nd, 2010 Breeders Cup Classic (G1) View Video
 
18
9.04
Tom Fool
Menow
J. Gaver
T. Atkinson
1st, 1953 Pimlico Special (LS)
 
19
9.03
War Admiral
Man o' War
G. Conway
C. Kurtsinger
2nd, 1938 Pimlico Special View Video
 
20
9.02
Domino
Himyar
W. Lakeland
 
 
21
9.01
Whirlaway
Blenheim II
B. Jones
G. Woolf
2nd, 1942 Narragansett Championship View Video
 
22
8.99
Colin
Commando
J. Rowe,
J. Notter
1st, 1908 Tidal
 
23
8.98
Assault
Bold Venture
M. Hirsch
W. Mehrtens
1st, 1946 Kentucky Derby View Video
 
24
8.96
John Henry
Ole Bob Bowers
R. McAnally
C. McCarron
1st, 1984 Ballantine Handicap (G1)
 
25
8.92
Seabiscuit
Hard Tack
R. Smith
J. Pollard
1st, 1940 Santa Anita Handicap (LS) View Video
 
26
8.91
Rachel Alexandra
Medaglia d'Oro
S. Asmussen
C. Borel
2nd, 2010 Personal Ensign (G1) View Video
 
27
8.90
Alydar
Raise A Native
J. Veitch
 
1st, 1978 Travers Stakes (G1) View Video
 
28
8.87
Genuine Risk
Exclusive Native
L. Jolley
J. Fell
1st, Sar Allow (8/10/1981-R1)
 
29
8.83
Personal Ensign
Private Account
C. McGaughey
R. Romero
1st, 1988 Breeders Cup Distaff (G1) View Video
 
30
8.82
Ack Ack
Battle Joined
C. Whittingham
W. Shoemaker
1st, 1971 Hollywood Gold Cup (LS)
 
31
8.82
Jaipur
Nasrullah
B. Mulholland
 
2nd, 1962 Woodward Stakes (LS)
 
32
8.81
Lady's Secret
Secretariat
D. Lukas
C. McCarron
5th, Sar Allow (8/10/1987-R1)
 
33
8.81
Alsab
Good Goods
S. Swenke
C. Bierman
1st, 1942 Narragansett Championship View Video
 
34
8.76
Princess Rooney
Verbatim
N. Drysdale
E. Delahoussaye
1st, 1984 Breeders Cup Distaff (G1) View Video
 
35
8.71
Hoist The Flag
Tom Rolfe
S. Watters,
J. Cruguet
1st, 1971 Bay Shore
 
36
8.69
Gallant Man
Migoli
J. Nerud
 
2nd, 1957 Trenton Handicap (LS)
 
37
8.68
Sunday Silence
Halo
C. Whittingham
P. Valenzuela
2nd, 1990 Hollywood Gold Cup (G1)
 
38
8.65
Twilight Tear
Bull Lea
B. Jones
D. Dodson
4th, WaP Allow (8/28/1945-R6)
 
39
8.64
I'll Have Another
Flower Alley
D. O'Neill
M. Gutierrez
1st, 2012 Preakness Stakes (G1) View Video
 
40
8.62
Nashua
Nasrullah
J. Fitzsimmons
E. Arcaro
1st, 1956 Jockey Club Gold Cup
 
41
8.61
Riva Ridge
First Landing
L. Laurin
E. Maple
2nd, 1973 Marlboro Cup Invitational (G1) View Video
 
42
8.60
Ridan
Nantallah
L. Jolley
M. Ycaza
2nd, 1962 Travers Stakes (G1) View Video
 
43
8.60
Sky Beauty
Blushing Groom
H. Jerkens
M. Smith
9th, 1994 Breeders Cup Distaff (G1) View Video
 
44
8.59
Will Take Charge
Unbridled's Song
D. Lukas
L. Saez
3rd, 2014 Whitney Handicap (G1) View Video
 
45
8.58
Desert Vixen
In Reality
T. Root
 
1st, 1974 Beldame (G1)
 
46
8.58
Native Diver
Imbros
M. Millerick
W. Shoemaker
1st, 1967 Hollywood Gold Cup (LS)
 
47
8.57
Princess of Sylmar
Majestic Warrior
T. Pletcher
J. Castellano
5th, 2014 Personal Ensign (G1) View Video
 
48
8.57
Close Hatches
First Defence
W. Mott
J. Rosario
11th, 2014 Breeders Cup Distaff (G1) View Video
 
49
8.55
Busher
War Admiral
G. Odom
J. Longden
1st, 1945 Vanity Hcp (G1)
 
50
8.55
Eclipse
Marske
G. Elton
 
 
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