2015 World's Best Racehorse Rankings

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The 2015 World's Best Racehorse Rankings, sponsored by Longines was the 2015 edition of the World's Best Racehorse Rankings. [1] It was an assessment of Thoroughbred racehorses issued by the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA) in January 2016. [2] It included horses aged three or older which competed in flat races during 2015. It was open to all horses irrespective of where they raced or were trained.

Contents

Rankings for 2015

Rank
Rating
Horse
Age
Sex
Trained
Pos.
Race
Surface
Dist.
Cat.
1134 American Pharoah (USA)3CUSA1st Breeders' Cup Classic Dirt2,000I
2130 Golden Horn (GB)3CGB1st Epsom Derby
Eclipse Stakes
Turf2,400
2,000
L
I
3126 Shared Belief (USA)4GUSA1st Santa Anita Handicap Dirt2,000I
3126 Treve (FR)5MFR1st Prix Vermeille Turf2,400L
5125 Able Friend (AUS)6GHK1st Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup
Premier Bowl
Turf1,400
1,200
M
S
5125 Solow (GB)5GFR1st Dubai Turf Turf1,800M
7124 Order of St George (IRE)3CIRE1st Irish St Leger Turf2,800E
8123 A Shin Hikari (JPN)4CJPN1st Hong Kong Cup Turf2,000I
8123 Beholder (USA)5MUSA1st Pacific Classic Dirt2,000I
8123 Chautauqua (AUS)5GAUS1st Manikato Stakes Turf1,200S
8123 Designs On Rome (IRE)5GHK1st Centenary Vase Turf1,800M
8123 Dortmund (USA)3CUSA1st Native Diver Handicap Dirt1,800M
8123 Fascinating Rock (IRE)4CIRE1st Champion Stakes Turf2,000I
8123 Firing Line (USA)3CUSA2nd Kentucky Derby Dirt2,000I
8123 Flintshire (GB)5HFR2nd Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Turf2,400L
8123 Free Eagle (IRE)4CIRE1st Prince of Wales's Stakes Turf2,000I
8123 Honor Code (USA)4CUSA1st Whitney Stakes Dirt1,800M
8123 Jack Hobbs (GB)3CGB1st Irish Derby Turf2,400L
8123 Lankan Rupee (AUS)6GAUS1st Black Caviar Lightning Turf1,000S
8123 Muhaarar (GB)3CGB1st British Champions Sprint Stakes Turf1,200S
8123 Winx (AUS)4FAUS1st Cox Plate Turf2,040I
22122 Gleneagles (IRE)3CGB1st 2000 Guineas Turf1,600M
22122 Keen Ice (USA)3CUSA1st Travers Stakes Dirt2,000I
22122 Liam's Map (USA)4CUSA1st Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile Dirt1,600M
22122 New Bay (GB)3CFR3rd Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Turf2,400L
22122 The Grey Gatsby (IRE)4CGB2nd Eclipse Stakes Turf2,000I
27121 Al Kazeem (GB)7HGB1st Tattersalls Gold Cup Turf2,000I
27121 Blazing Speed (GB)6GHK1st Queen Elizabeth II Cup Turf2,000I
27121 Brazen Beau (AUS)4CAUS1st Newmarket Handicap Turf1,200S
27121 California Chrome (USA)4CUSA2nd San Antonio Handicap, Dubai World Cup Dirt1,800M
27121 Captain of All (SAF)5HSAF1st Mercury Sprint Turf1,200S
27121 Cirrus des Aigles (FR)9GFR1st Prix Ganay Turf2,100I
27121 Duramente (JPN)3CJPN1st Tokyo Yushun Turf2,400L
27121 Highland Reel (IRE)3CIRE1st Hong Kong Vase Turf2,400L
27121 Lovely Day (JPN)5HJPN1st Kyoto Daishoten Turf2,400L
27121 Make Believe (GB)3CFR1st Prix de la Forêt Turf1,400M
27121 Maurice (JPN)4CJPN1st Hong Kong Mile Turf1,600M
27121 Mongolian Khan (AUS)4CNZ1st Caulfield Cup Turf2,400L
27121 Postponed (IRE)4CGB1st King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes Turf2,400L
27121 Prince Bishop (IRE)8GUAE1st Dubai World Cup Dirt2,000I
27121 Runhappy (USA)3CUSA1st Breeders' Cup Sprint Dirt1,200S
42120 Criterion (NZ)5HAUS1st
3rd
Queen Elizabeth Stakes
Melbourne Cup
Turf2000
3200
I
E
42120 Dolniya (FR)4FFR1st Dubai Sheema Classic Turf2410L
42120 Eagle Top (FR)4CGB2nd King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes Turf2400L
42120 Effinex (USA)4CUSA2nd Breeders' Cup Classic Dirt2000I
42120 Erupt (IRE)3CFR1st Grand Prix de Paris Turf2400L
42120 Found (IRE)3FIRE1st Breeders' Cup Turf Turf2400L
42120 Frosted (USA)3CUSA4th
2nd
1st
Kentucky Derby
Belmont Stakes
Pennsylvania Derby
Dirt2000
2400
1800
I
L
M
42120 Gold-Fun (IRE)6GHK1st Jockey Club Sprint Turf1200S
42120 Gold Ship (JPN)6HJPN1st Hanshin Daishoten Turf3000E
42120 Hi Happy (ARG)3CARG1st Gran Premio Carlos Pellegrini Turf2400L
42120 Mecca's Angel (IRE)4FGB1st Nunthorpe Stakes Turf1000S
42120 Military Attack (IRE)7GHK3rd Sha Tin Trophy Turf1600M
42120 Private Zone (CAN)6GUSA1st Forego Stakes Dirt1400S
42120 Snow Sky (GB)4CGB1st Hardwicke Stakes Turf2400L
42120 Tepin (USA)4FUSA1st Breeders' Cup Mile Turf1600M
42120 Tonalist (USA)4CUSA1st Jockey Club Gold Cup Dirt2000I
42120 Vazirabad (FR)3GFR1st Prix Royal Oak Turf3100E

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