Week 18 Rankings

McKinzie Remains on top in Latest Breeders' Cup Classic Rankings

The Breeders’ Cup Classic Rankings is determined by a panel of 36 leading Thoroughbred racing media, horseplayers and members of the Breeders’ Cup Racing Directors/Secretaries Panel. Rankings will be announced each Tuesday through October 15. View the list of voting members here.

Updated: Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Rank Trend Horse Owner Trainer
1
  • Karl Watson
  • Michael E. Pegram and Paul Weitman
Bob Baffert
2
  • W.S. Farish
Claude R. McGaughey III
3
  • Repole Stable and St. Elias Stable
Todd Pletcher
4
1
  • China Horse Club International Ltd. & WinStar Farm
  • LLC & Head of Plains Partners LLC
William I. Mott
5
1
  • Hronis Racing LLC
John W. Sadler
6
  • Fox Hill Farms LLC
Richard Mandella
7
1
  • Centennial Farms
James A. Jerkens
8
4

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  • Claiborne Farm and Dilschneider
  • Adele B.
William Mott
9
2
  • Mongolian Stable
Enebish Ganbat
10
2
  • Charles E. Fipke
Dallas Stewart

 

*Note – The Breeders’ Cup Classic Rankings have no official bearing
on qualification or selection into the Breeders’ Cup Classic.