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Whobegotyou Enters World Top 50 Ratings

Monday, 12th October 2009

Australian 4YO Whobegotyou (Street Cry-Temple Of Peace, by Carnegie) has entered the list of the world's 50 best racehorses in the latest assessments from the World Thoroughbred Rankings. Whobegotyou (who won Saturday's Gr1 Yalumba Stakes at Caulfield: see details below) earned a 119 rating for his win in the Gr2 Dato' Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley in Melbourne on September 12. Meanwhile Scenic Blast (Scenic-Daughter's Charm, by Delgado) remains the highest-rated Australian-trained horse on 122 (for his win in the UK Gr1 King's Stand Stakes over 5 furlongs at Royal Ascot in June). Australian-bred horses remain the top-ranked sprinters in the world, with Hong Kong-trained Sacred Kingdom (Encosta de Lago-Courtroom Sweetie, by Zeditave) also on 122, ahead of Singapore-trained Rocket Man (Viscount-Macrosa, by McGinty) on 121. The other Australian horse in the listings is recently sprinter Takeover Target (Celtic Swing-Shady Stream, by Archregent) on 119. The World listings are headed by boom Irish 3YO Sea The Stars on 135. The Top 50 horses are:

  • 1: Sea The Stars (J.Oxx Ireland) 135
  • 2: Goldikova (F.Head France) 130
  • 3: Fame And Glory (A.O'Brien Ireland) 129
  • 3: Rip Van Winkle (A.O'Brien Ireland) 129
  • 5: Cavalryman (A.Fabre France) 125
  • 5: Conduit (M.Stoute UK) 125
  • 5: Mastercraftsman (A.O'Brien Ireland) 125 
  • 5: Rachel Alexandra (S.Asmussen US) 125 
  • 5: Youmzain (M.Channon UK) 125 
  • 5: Zenyatta (J.Shirreffs US) 125 
  • 11: Paco Boy (R.Hannon UK) 124 
  • 12: Zacinto (M.Stoute UK) 123 
  • 13: Sacred Kingdom (P.F.Yiu HK) 122 
  • 13: Scenic Blast (D.Morton Aust) 122 
  • 13: Stacelita (J-C.Rouget France) 122
  • 13: Summer Bird (T.Ice US) 122 
  • 13: Tartan Bearer (M.Stoute UK) 122 
  • 13: Vision d'Etat (E.Libaud France) 122 
  • 13: Yeats (A.O'Brien Ireland) 122 
  • 20: Ask (M.Stoute UK) 121 
  • 20: Casual Conquest (D.Weld Ireland) 121 
  • 20: Delegator (B.Meehan UK) 121 
  • 20: Dream Journey (Y.Ikee Japan) 121 
  • 20: Getaway (J.Hirschberger Germany) 121 
  • 20: Gio Ponti (C.Clement US) 121 
  • 20: Mine That Bird (B.Woolley US) 121 
  • 20: Pocket Power (M.Bass South Africa) 121 
  • 20: Rocket Man (P.Shaw Singapore) 121
  • 20: Varenar (A.De Royer Dupre France) 121 
  • 30: Aqlaam (W.Haggas UK) 120 
  • 30: Dar Re Mi (J.Gosden UK) 120
  • 30: Deep Sky (M.Kon Japan) 120
  • 30: Gloria de Campeao (P.Bary France) 120 
  • 30: Le Havre (J-C Rouget France) 120 
  • 30: Never On Sunday (J-C Rouget France) 120 
  • 30: Presvis (L.Cumani UK) 120 
  • 30: Sariska (M.Bell UK) 120
  • 30: Silver Frost (Y.de Nicolay France) 120 
  • 30: Spanish Moon (M.Stoute UK) 120 
  • 30: Vodka (K.Sumii Japan) 120 
  • 30: Wiener Walzer (J.Hirschberger Germany) 120 
  • 42: Alandi (J.Oxx Ireland) 119 
  • 42: Careless Jewel (J.Carroll US) 119 
  • 42: Fabulous Strike (T.Beattie US) 119 
  • 42: Icon Project (M.Wolfson US) 119 
  • 42: Kodiak Kowboy (S.Asmussen US) 119 
  • 42: Macho Again (D.Stewart US) 119 
  • 42: Matsurida Gogh (S.Kunieda Japan) 119 
  • 42: Musket Man (D.Ryan US) 119 
  • 42: Quality Road (T.Pletcher US) 119 
  • 42: Quijano (P.Schiergen Germany) 119 
  • 42: Richard's Kid (B.Baffert US) 119 
  • 42: Shalanaya (M.Delzangles France) 119 
  • 42: Takeover Target (J.Janiak Aust) 119 
  • 42: Twice Over (H.Cecil UK) 119 
  • 42: Whobegotyou (M.Kavanagh Aust) 119 
  • 42: Zensational (B.Baffert US) 119
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