The LONGINES World's Best Racehorse Rankings
Top 50 Ranked Horses
For the race year of 2014
Find more information on the IFHA rankings here
Bayern Headlines U.S. Horses on World’s Best Racehorse Rankings

Ranking
Rating
Horse
Age
YOF
Sex
Owner
Trainer
5 cross pedigree
bio
Race Records
1
130
JUST A WAY (JPN)
5
2009
H
Akatsuki Yamatoya
Naosuke Sugai - JPN
2
129
EPIPHANEIA (JPN)
4
2010
C
U Carrot Farm
Katsuhiko Sumii
3
127
ABLE FRIEND (AUS)
4
2009
G
Dr and Mrs Cornel Li Fook Kwan
John Moore - HK
3
127
AUSTRALIA (GB)
3
2011
C
Derrick Smith, Mrs J Magnier, Michael Tabor, T Ah Khing
Aidan O'Brien - IRE
3
127
KINGMAN (GB)
3
2011
C
Khalid Abdullah
John Gosden - GB
3
127
THE GREY GATSBY (IRE)
3
2011
C
F Gillespie
Kevin Ryan - GB
3
127
VARIETY CLUB (SAF)
5
2008
H
Mrs I Jooste & M J Jooste
Joey Ramsden - SAF
8
126
TREVE (FR)
4
2010
F
Al Shaqab Racing
Mme C Head-Maarek - FR
9
125
BAYERN (USA)
3
2011
C
Kaleem Shah Inc
Bob Baffert - USA
9
125
SEA THE MOON (GER)
3
2011
C
Gestüt Görlsdorf
Markus Klug - GER
11
124
CALIFORNIA CHROME (USA)
3
2011
C
Steven Coburn & Martin Perry
Art Sherman - USA
11
124
GAME ON DUDE (USA)
7
2007
G
Diamond Pride LLC, Lanni Family Trust, Mercedes Stable LLC & B Schiappa
Bob Baffert - USA
11
124
GOLD SHIP (JPN)
5
2009
H
Eiichi Kobayashi
Naosuke Sugai - JPN
11
124
MAIN SEQUENCE (USA)
5
2009
G
Flaxman Holdings Ltd
Graham Motion - USA
11
124
THE FUGUE (GB)
5
2009
M
Lord Lloyd-Webber
John Gosden - GB
11
124
TOAST OF NEW YORK (USA)
3
2011
C
Michael Buckley
Jamie Osborne - GB
11
124
WISE DAN (USA)
7
2007
G
Morton Fink
Charles LoPresti - USA
18
123
AFRICAN STORY (GB)
7
2007
G
Godolphin
Saeed bin Suroor - UAE
18
123
CIRRUS DES AIGLES (FR)
8
2006
G
Jean-Claude-Alain Dupouy & Xavier Niel
Mme C Barande-Barbe - FR
18
123
DESIGNS ON ROME (IRE)
4
2010
G
Cheng Keung Fai
John Moore - HK
18
123
FLINTSHIRE (GB)
4
2010
C
Khalid Abdullah
Andre Fabre - FR
18
123
LANKAN RUPEE (AUS)
4
2009
G
Teeley Assets Ltd Syndicate
Mick Price - AUS
18
123
MAGICIAN (IRE)
4
2010
C
Michael Tabor, Derrick Smith, Mrs John Magnier
Aidan O'Brien - IRE
18
123
RAVE (IRE) (ex Military Attack)
6
2008
G
Mr & Mrs Steven Lo Kit Sing
John Moore - HK
18
123
PALACE MALICE (USA)
4
2010
C
Dogwood Stable
Todd Pletcher - USA
18
123
SHARED BELIEF (USA)
3
2011
G
Jungle Racing LLC, KMN Racing LLC et al
Jerry Hollendorfer - USA
18
123
TAGHROODA (GB)
3
2011
F
Hamdan Al Maktoum
John Gosden - GB
18
123
TERRAVISTA (AUS)
5
2009
G
N B Couper, A J Rix, G J Robinson, T M Ungar, I A Mckinnon et al
Joseph Pride - AUS
29
122
AKEED MOFEED (GB)
5
2009
H
Pan Sutong
Richard Gibson - HK
29
122
CHARM SPIRIT (IRE)
3
2011
C
H H Sheikh Abdulla Bin Khalifa Al Thani
Freddie Head - FR
29
122
CHAUTAUQUA (AUS)
4
2010
G
R & C Legh Racing, G P I Racing, Gurners Bloodstock
Darren Weir - AUS
29
122
DUNDEEL (NZ) (ex It's a Dundeel)
4
2009
C
Mrs J P, M M & Mrs T P Andersen et al
Murray Baker - NZ
29
122
GOLD-FUN (IRE) (ex Strada Colorato)
5
2009
G
Pan Sutong
Richard Gibson - HK
29
122
NOBLE MISSION (GB)
5
2009
H
Khalid Abdullah
Lady Cecil - GB
29
122
OLYMPIC GLORY (IRE)
4
2010
C
Al Shaqab Racing
Richard Hannon - GB
29
122
TELESCOPE (IRE)
4
2010
C
Highclere Thoroughbred Racing - Wavertree
Sir Michael Stoute - GB
37
121
ADMIRE RAKTI (JPN)
6
2008
H
Riichi Kondo
Tomoyuki Umeda - JPN
37
121
AL KAZEEM (GB)
6
2008
H
D J Deer
Roger Charlton - GB
37
121
BLAZING SPEED (GB)
5
2009
G
Fentons Racing Syndicate
Tony Cruz - HK
37
121
DISSIDENT (AUS)
4
2010
C
P G Moody, One For The Boys Syndicate et al
Peter G Moody - AUS
37
121
KIZUNA (JPN)
4
2010
C
Shinji Maeda
Shozo Sasali - JPN
37
121
MUKHADRAM (GB)
5
2009
H
Hamdan Al Maktoum
William Haggas - GB
37
121
NIGHT OF THUNDER (IRE)
3
2011
C
Saeed Manana
Richard Hannon - GB
37
121
TORONADO (IRE)
4
2010
C
Al Shaqab Racing
Richard Hannon - GB
37
121
WILL TAKE CHARGE (USA)
4
2010
C
Willis D Horton & Three Chimneys Farm LLC
D Wayne Lukas - USA
46
120
ADELAIDE (IRE)
3
2011
C
Mrs J Magnier, W H Webb et al
Aidan O'Brien
46
120
BAL A BALI (BRZ)
3
2010
C
Stud Alvarenga
D Guignoni - BRZ
46
120
FREE EAGLE (IRE)
3
2011
C
Moyglare Stud Farm
Dermot Weld - IRE
46
120
GOLDENCENTS (USA)
4
2010
C
W C Racing
Leandro Mora
46
120
IVANHOWE (GER)
4
2010
C
Gestüt Schlenderhan
Jean-Pierre Carvalho - GER
46
120
KARAKONTIE (JPN)
3
2011
C
Niarchos Family
J E Pease - FR
46
120
KINGSTON HILL (GB)
3
2011
C
Paul Smith
Roger Varian - GB
46
120
LUCKY NINE (IRE) (ex Luck and Design)
7
2007
G
Dr Chang Fuk To & Maria Chang Lee Ming Shum
Caspar Fownes - HK
46
120
OBVIOUSLY (IRE)
6
2008
G
Anthony Fanticola & Joseph Scardino
Philip D'Amato - USA
46
120
PRIORE PHILIP (ITY)
3
2011
C
Scuderia Ste Ma
Stefano Botti - ITY
46
120
PROTECTIONIST (GER)
4
2010
C
Narola Stables & Australian Bloodstock, Power Thoroughbreds+J26 et al
A Wohler - GER
46
120
SACRED FALLS (NZ)
4
2009
C
Raffles Racing, K S Yap, G J Chittick
Chris Waller - AUS
46
120
SPIELBERG (JPN)
5
2009
H
Hidetoshi Yamamoto
Kazuo Fujisawa
46
120
TAPESTRY (IRE)
3
2011
F
Mrs John Magnier,Michael Tabor,Derrick Smith, Flaxman Stables
Aidan O'Brien - IRE
46
120
TO THE WORLD (JPN)
3
2011
C
U Carrot Farm
Yasutoshi Ikee
46
120
TONALIST (USA)
3
2011
C
Robert S Evans
Christophe Clement - USA