Game On Dude continues to lead the poll this week, followed by Wise Dan. Princess of Sylmar moved up to the third spot with her win in the Grade 1 Beldame Invitational on Saturday, moving Royal Delta to the fourth spot and pushing Cross Traffic off the chart. Point of Entry upgraded to the fifth spot and Graydar joined the top 10 in the sixth with his win in the Grade 2 Kelso Handicap. Will Take Charge captured the seventh spot switching place with Obviously. Taking the ninth spot is Mucho Macho Man after winning the Grade 1 Awesome Again and Ron the Greek falls into spot 10 with his victory in the Grade 1 Jockey Club Gold Cup, forcing Sahara Sky and Palace Malice off the chart.
2013 NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll
Week 31 of the 2013 NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll conducted by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), covering racing performances through September 30. 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, 2013 record and total points. Poll Concludes Monday, Nov. 4. A-S: Age-Sex, Sex: C-colt, G-gelding, H-horse, F-filly, M-mare, R-ridgling.
|1||Game On Dude (31)||6-G||5-5-0-0||488||1|
|2||Wise Dan (18)||6-G||5-5-0-0||465||2|
|3||Princess Of Sylmar (1)||3-F||7-6-1-0||368||5|
|4||Royal Delta (0)||5-M||6-3-2-0||224||3|
|5||Point Of Entry (0)||5-H||2-2-0-0||147||6|
|7||Will Take Charge (0)||3-C||9-4-1-0||124||8|
|9||Mucho Macho Man (0)||5-H||4-1-0-2||121||27|
|10||Ron The Greek (1)||6-H||7-2-0-2||114||34|
Other horses receiving votes:
Fort Larned (86), Beholder (85), Palace Malice (83), Sahara Sky (47), Laughing (46), Cross Traffic (38), Flat Out (26), Big Blue Kitten (21), Little Mike (17), Groupie Doll (16), Tiz Flirtatious (11), Verrazano (5), Strong Mandate (4), Departing (3), Orb (3), Close Hatches (1), Oxbow (1), Private Zone (1)