Daily News Archive
Daily News Subscription
London To Host World's Best Racehorse Awards
The 2016 Longines World’s Best Racehorse and Longines World’s Best Horse Race Ceremony will be held on 24 January 2017 in London, England. The International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA) have once again selected the iconic hotel Claridge’s as the venue. The ceremony will honour the top highest rated horses in the Longines World’s Best Racehorse Rankings as well as the Longines World’s Best Horse Race. Last year, US Triple Crown winner American Pharoah was honoured as the World’s Best Racehorse, while France’s Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe was named the inaugural winner of the World’s Best Horse Race award. The Bob Baffert-trained Arrogate shot to the top of the latest World's Best Racehorse Rankings following his thrilling win over California Chrome in the Gr1 Breeders' Cup Classic in November. Click here to view the latest round of World's Best Racehorse Rankings.