The LONGINES World's Best Racehorse Rankings
for 3yos and upwards which raced between 1st January 2017 - 9th April 2017
(The next edition will be released on 11th May 2017)

Ranking Rating Cat Surface Horse YOF Sex Owner Trainer Trained
1 134 I D Arrogate (USA) 2013 C Juddmonte Farms Inc Bob Baffert USA
2 132 M T Winx (AUS) 2011 M Magic Bloodstock Racing et al Chris Waller AUS
3 123 I D Gun Runner (USA) 2013 C Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC & Three Chimneys Farm Steven Asmussen USA
3 123 M T Hartnell (GB) 2011 G Godolphin John O'Shea AUS
3 123 L T Jack Hobbs (GB) 2012 H Godolphin & Partners John Gosden GB
6 122 S T Chautauqua (AUS) 2010 G R & C Legh Racing, G P I Racing et al Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes AUS
7 121 I T Kitasan Black (JPN) 2012 H Ono Shoji Hisashi Shimizu JPN
8 120 M T Heshem (IRE) 2013 C Al Shaqab Racing Christophe Ferland FR
8 120 L T Jameka (AUS) 2012 F C. L. Maher, Mrs J. M. McKenna et al Ciaron Maher AUS
8 120 S T Mr Stunning (AUS) 2012 G Maurice Koo Win Chong John Size HK
8 120 L T Satono Crown (JPN) 2012 H Hajime Satomi Noriyuki Hori JPN
8 120 E T Satono Diamond (JPN) 2013 C Hajime Satomi Yasutoshi Ikee JPN
13 119 M T Beauty Only (IRE) (ex Gentleman Only) 2011 G Eleanor Kwok Law Kwai Chun & Patrick Kwok Ho Chuen Tony Cruz HK
13 119 M T Black Heart Bart (AUS) 2010 G K. B. Renner, C. R. Delacy et al Darren Weir AUS
13 119 S T Ertijaal (IRE) 2011 G Hamdan Al Maktoum Ali Rashid Al Rayhi UAE
13 119 M T Helene Paragon (FR) (ex Sir Andrew) 2012 H Sir Po-Shing & Lady Woo, Jackson Woo Ka Biu, Dawson Woo Ka Chung and the Executors of the Estate of the late Wilson Woo Ka Wah John Moore HK
13 119 M-I T Legal Eagle (SAF) 2011 G Mayfair Speculators (Pty) Ltd Sean Tarry SAF
13 119 S-M T Le Romain (AUS) 2012 G A. Carusi, A. P. Agius et al Kris Lees AUS
13 119 S D Mind Your Biscuits (USA) 2013 C J Stables, Head of Plains Partners LLC et al Chad Summers USA
13 119 I T Our Ivanhowe (GER) (ex Ivanhowe) 2010 H A. Kheir, P. M. Mehrten et al Lee & Anthony Freedman AUS
13 119 M T Palentino (AUS) 2012 C Boom Rat Racing, Bool Derby Boys et al Darren Weir AUS
13 119 S T Peniaphobia (IRE) 2011 G Huang Kai Wen Tony Cruz HK
13 119 M T Ribchester (IRE) 2013 C Godolphin Richard Fahey GB
13 119 I D Shaman Ghost (CAN) 2012 H Stronach Stables James Jerkens USA
13 119 L T Sixties Song (ARG) 2013 C Santa Elena Alfredo F. Gaitan Dassie ARG
26 118 S T Amazing Kids (NZ) (ex Cousin Colin) 2011 G Ricky Tsoi Kee Kwong John Size HK
26 118 M T Contentment (AUS) (ex Chilton County) 2010 G Benson Lo Tak Wing John Size HK
26 118 I T Humidor (NZ) 2012 G Forest Lodge Racing, Jomara Bloodstock Ltd et al Darren Weir AUS
26 118 M D Mastery (USA) 2014 C Cheyenne Stables LLC Bob Baffert USA
26 118 I T Staphanos (JPN) 2011 H U Carrot Farm Hideaki Fujiwara JPN
26 118 S T Trip To Heaven (SAF) 2011 G C. Van Nierkerk & Markus Jooste Sean Tarry SAF
26 118 I T Werther (NZ) 2011 G Johnson Chen John Moore HK
26 118 I T Whisky Baron (AUS) 2012 G C. & R. Kieswetter Brett Crawford SAF

    
   
Distance Categories
S  
5f - 6.5f  : 1000m - 1300m
S (CAN/USA)  
5f - 7.99f : 1000m - 1599m
M  
6.51f - 9.49f   : 1301m - 1899m
M (CAN/USA)  
8f - 9.49f   : 1600m - 1899m
I  
9.5f - 10.5f : 1900m - 2100m
L  
10.51f - 13.5f   : 2101m - 2700m
E  
13.51f+ : 2701m+
 
   
Surface Indicators
T   Turf
D    Dirt
A    Artificial
A/T    Artificial & Turf
D/T    Dirt & Turf
A/D    Artificial & Dirt
A/D/T    Artificial, Dirt  & Turf
 
 
Gender
C Colt
H Horse
F Filly
M Mare
G Gelding