The LONGINES World's Best Racehorse Rankings
for 3yos and upwards which raced between
1st January 2020 - 5th July 2020
(The next edition will be released on 13th August 2020)

Ranking Rating Cat Surface Horse YOF Sex Owner Trainer Trained
1 127 I T Ghaiyyath (IRE) 2015 H Godolphin Charlie Appleby GB
2 125 E T Stradivarius (IRE) 2014 H Bjorn Nielsen John Gosden GB
3 124 M T Almond Eye (JPN) 2015 M Silk Racing Co Ltd Sakae Kunieda JPN
3 124 S T Nature Strip (AUS) 2014 G R. A. E. Lyons, P. D. Harrison et al Chris Waller AUS
5 123 I T Lord North (IRE) 2016 G HH Sheikh Zayed bin Mohammed Racing John Gosden GB
5 123 M D Tom's d'Etat (USA) 2013 H G M B Racing Albert Stall Jr USA
7 122 I T Addeybb (IRE) 2014 G Sheikh Ahmed Al Maktoum William Haggas GB
7 122 M T Beauty Generation (NZ) (ex Montaigne) 2012 G Patrick Kwok Ho Chuen John Moore HK
7 122 L T Contrail (JPN) 2017 C Shinji Maeda Yoshito Yahagi JPN
7 122 I T Japan (GB) 2016 C D. Smith, Mrs J. Magnier, M. Tabor & M. Matsushima Aidan O'Brien IRE
7 122 L T Love (IRE) 2017 F M. Tabor, D. Smith & Mrs J. Magnier Aidan O'Brien IRE
12 121 L T Anthony Van Dyck (IRE) 2016 C Mrs J. Magnier, M. Tabor & D. Smith Aidan O'Brien IRE
12 121 M D Tiz The Law (USA) 2017 C Sackatoga Stable Barclay Tagg USA
14 120 S T Bivouac (AUS) 2016 C Godolphin James Cummings AUS
14 120 L T Chrono Genesis (JPN) 2016 F Sunday Racing Co Ltd Takashi Saito JPN
14 120 M T Circus Maximus (IRE) 2016 C Flaxman Stables, Mrs J. Magnier, M. Tabor & D. Smith Aidan O'Brien IRE
14 120 M T Exultant (IRE) (ex Irishcorrespondent) 2014 G Eddie Wong Ming Chak & Wong Leung Sau Hing Tony Cruz HK
14 120 M D Gamine (USA) 2017 F Michael Lund Petersen Bob Baffert USA
14 120 I T Hawwaam (SAF) 2015 C Hamdan Al Maktoum Mike de Kock SAF
14 120 S T Hot King Prawn (AUS) (ex Join In) 2014 G Lau Sak Hong John Size HK
14 120 I T Magical (IRE) 2015 M D. Smith, Mrs J. Magnier & M. Tabor Aidan O'Brien IRE
14 120 M T Palace Pier (GB) 2017 C Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum John Gosden GB
14 120 I T Saturnalia (JPN) 2016 C U Carrot Farm Katsuhiko Sumii JPN
14 120 L T Serpentine (IRE) 2017 C Mrs J. Magnier, M. Tabor & D. Smith Aidan O'Brien IRE
14 120 M D Vekoma (USA) 2016 C R. A. Hill Stable & Gatsas Stables George Weaver USA

    
   
Distance Categories
S  
5f - 6.5f  : 1000m - 1300m
S (CAN/USA)  
5f - 7.99f : 1000m - 1599m
M  
6.51f - 9.49f   : 1301m - 1899m
M (CAN/USA)  
8f - 9.49f   : 1600m - 1899m
I  
9.5f - 10.5f : 1900m - 2100m
L  
10.51f - 13.5f   : 2101m - 2700m
E  
13.51f+ : 2701m+
 
   
Surface Indicators
T   Turf
D    Dirt
A    Artificial
A/T    Artificial & Turf
D/T    Dirt & Turf
A/D    Artificial & Dirt
A/D/T    Artificial, Dirt  & Turf
 
 
Gender
C Colt
H Horse
F Filly
M Mare
G Gelding