A trio of Eclipse Award winners remained at the top of the Top Thoroughbred Poll, while leaders on the Top Three-Year-Old Poll also remained unchanged. Dortmund moved up one slot on the Top Thoroughbred Poll after an impressive tally in the Santa Anita Derby and Wise Dan was bumped in favor of 3-year-old American Pharoah. Frosted leapt into sixth position on the 3-year-old poll after a win in the Wood Memorial, and Arkanas Derby contender Far Right appeared on the list in the No. 10 position.
Top Thoroughbred Poll
Week five of the 2015 NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll conducted by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), covering racing performances through April 5. Current Horse of the Year ranking of the Top Thoroughbred on a 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-1 basis with first place votes in parentheses, 2015 record and total points. Poll Concludes Monday, Nov. 2. A-S: Age-Sex, Sex: C-colt, G-gelding, H-horse, F-filly, M-mare, R-ridgling. Eclipse Icon represents Eclipse Award Winner.
|1||Shared Belief (48)||4-G||2-2-0-0||480||1|
Other horses receiving votes: Wise Dan (53), Warren’s Veneda (40), Carpe Diem (29), Ring Weekend (29), Mshawish (21), Palace Malice (21), Hoppertunity (19), Imagining (19), Untapable (16), Moreno (15), Finnegan’s Wake (13), Dads Caps (8), Wicked Strong (8), Stephanie’s Kitten (7), Race Day (6), Chocolate Ride (5), I’m A Chatterbox (5), Don’t Tell Sophia (4), Firing Line (4), International Star (4), Princess Violet (4), Commissioner (3), Stellar Wind (3), Beholder (2), Dayathespa (2), Pants On Fire (2), Tonalist (2), Upstart (2), War Correspondent (2), Call Me George (1), Lovely Maria (1), Materiality (1), Private Zone (1), Salutos Amigos (1)
Top Three-Year-Old Poll
Week five of the 2015 NTRA Top Three-Year-Old Poll conducted by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), covering racing performances through April 5. Current rankings of the Top Three-Year-Old Thoroughbred on a 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 basis with first place votes in parentheses, 2015 record and total points. The three-year-old poll represents horses competing up and through the Triple Crown Championships. Poll concludes June 8.(Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes). A-S: Age-Sex, Sex: C-colt, G-gelding, H-horse, F-filly, M-mare, R-ridgling. Eclipse Icon represents Eclipse Award Winner.
|2||American Pharoah (8)||3-C||1-1-0-0||402||2|
|3||Carpe Diem (4)||3-C||2-2-0-0||390||3|
|4||International Star (1)||3-C||3-3-0-0||271||4|
Other horses receiving votes: I’m A Chatterbox (27), War Story (25), Stanford (21), Stellar Wind (15), One Lucky Dane (13), Danzig Moon (11), Keen Ice (7), Bolo (6), Dubai Sky (6), Itsaknockout (6), Tencendur (5), Far From Over (4), Prospect Park (4), Lovely Maria (3), Take Charge Brandi (3), Birdatthewire (2), Lady Eli (2), Texas Red (2), Condo Commando (1)