LTS Rankings 9/13/21Breeder's Cup 2021 @ Del Mar     
RacesTop ContendersSireTrainerJockeyLast RaceComments
Breeders' Cup ClassicEssential QualityTapitBrad CoxLuis Saez1st in G1 Travers StakesWon BC Juvenile in 2020 / Only 1 Career Loss To Date
Knicks GoPaynterBrad CoxJoel Rosario1st in G1 Whitney StakesWon BC Dirt Mile in 2020 / Will He Try the Classic?
MaxfieldStreet SenseBrendan WalshJose Ortiz2nd in G1 Whitney StakesWon G2 Stephen Foster & Loves Churchill Downs
Hot Rod CharlieOxbowDoug O'NeillFlavien PratDQ'd From 1st in G1 Haskell StakesTalent Is Defiitely There & Back to Home State
Max PlayerHonor CodeSteve AsmussenRicardo Santana, Jr.1st in G1 Jockey Club Gold CupHas Won 2 In a Row & Rapidly Improving
Longines TurfGufoDeclaration of WarChristophe ClementJoel Rosario1st in G1 Sword Dancer StakesDeep Closer / Top Rider / Poised
AstronautQuality RoadJohn ShirreffsVictor Espinoza1st in Del Mar HandicapOnly 2 Career Wins & 5 2nds in 9 Career Races? Hmm
LoveGalileoAidan O'BrienRyan Moore2nd in G2 Blandford Stakes3rd Loss In A Row This Sunday, But Nice 2nd / Threat
Domestic SpendingKingmanChad BrownFlavien Prat2nd in G2 Mr. D Stakes6-1-1 in 8 Starts; Trained by 1 of the Best For Turf
UnitedGiant's CausewayRichard MandellaFlavien Prat4th in G2 Del Mar HandicapWon G2 Eddie Read Stakes at Del Mar 2 Starts Ago
Longines DistaffLetruskaSuper SaverFausto GutierrezIrad Ortiz, Jr.1st in G1 Personal EnsignHas Won 4 G1 Stakes in a Row / Wow Fast / Wow Good
ShedaresthedevilDaredevilBrad CoxFlorent Geroux1st in G1 Clement L. HirschOnly Loss This Year Came in G1 Ogden Phipps to Guess Who?
MalathaatCurlinTodd PletcherJohn Velazquez1st in G1 Alabama StakesMust Move Up To Face Olders Now / But She Has Game
Bonny SouthMunningsBrad CoxManuel Franco2nd in G1 Personal EnsignUp & Down; In & Out Sort Sorta / Huge Run in Last / Talent There
Monomoy GirlTapizarBrad Cox2nd in G1 Apple BlossomNot Raced Since April / Just Got Back / Unlikely, But 1 Can Hope
FanDuel MileSmooth Like StraitMidnight LuteMichael McCarthyUmberto Rispoli2nd in G2 Del Mar Mile2nd in Last 3 Stakes at Del Mar, But? / Has 2 DM Stakes Wins , Too
Hit The RoadMore Than ReadyDan BlackerFlorent Geroux3rd in G2 Del Mar Mile4 Wins In Row Before G1 Maker's Mark Mile This Spring / Chance
Set PieceDansiliBrad CoxFlorent Geroux2nd in G1 Fourstardave Handicap3-Stakes Win Streak Snapped, But? / Closer Has Been Good in '21
Mo ForzaUncle MoPeter MillerFlavien Prat1st in G2 Del Mar MileWon 3 Graded Stakes in Row & 6 of Last 7 / Watch Out
DuhailLope de VegaAndre FabreMaxime Guyon2nd in G3 Prix de Meautry StakesLast Win Was 5 Races Ago, But? / Has 4 2nds in 6 Stakes This Year
Big Ass Fans Dirt MileLife Is GoodInto MischiefTodd PletcherMike Smith2nd in G1 H. Allen Jerkens StakesWas Great in Comeback Try at Saratoga / Look Out / Great One?
FlagstaffSpeightstownJohn SadlerJoe Bravo3rd in G2 Pat O'Brien StakesHas Done Best Running at 7 furlongs This Year / Maybe?
Silver StateHard SpunSteve AsmussenRicardo Santana, Jr.3rd in G1 Whitney StakesCan He Cut Back & Be His Best at Distance? Great Question
GinobiliMunningsRichard BaltasDrayden Van Dyke1st in G2 Pat O'Brien StakesWon 2 In Row at Del Mar / Whipped C Z Rocket In Last / Wow
Mind ControlStay ThirstyTodd PletcherJohn Velazquez4th in G1 Forego StakesIn/Out Sort / Won G2 John A. Nerud 2 Back / Good Enough? Doubts
Knicks Go (?)PaynterBrad CoxJoel Rosario1st in G1 Whitney StakesWould Be 2-5 Odds in Here & It Would Be a Great Showdown
SprintJackie's WarriorMaclean's MusicSteve AsmussenJoel Rosario1st in G1 H. Allen Jerkens Stakes7 Wins in 10 Starts / Can Take a Gut Check / Can Survive, Too
YauponUncle MoSteve AsmussenRicardo Santana, Jr.1st in G1 Forego Stakes6 Wins in 8 Starts / Can Take a Punch / Can Deliver One, Too
Firenze FirePoseidon's WarriorKelly BreenJose Ortiz2nd in G1 Forego StakesLast Time at Del Mar? 7th in 2017 / Last Time in CA? 5th in 2019
Dr. SchivelViolenceMark GlattFlavien Prat1st in G1 Bing Crosby StakesLast 3 Races at Del Mar? All Wins / Horse = Course
LexitonianSpeightstownJack SistersonJose Lezcano8th in G1 Forego StakesToss Last One / Stumbled Horribly At Start / Before? / 3 G1 Wins
Life Is Good (?)Into MischiefTodd PletcherMike Smith2nd in G1 H. Allen Jerkens StakesWould Be 1-5 Odds in Here & It Would Not Be Close
Filly & Mare SprintGamineInto MischiefBob BaffertJohn Velazquez1st in G1 Ballerina Stakes9 Wins in 10 Starts / Only Miss? When Tested Positive in KY Oaks
Ce CeElusive QualityMichael McCarthyVictor Espinoza3rd in G1 Ballerina StakesNo One Good Enough to Beat Top Pick / But? / She Tries
Bell's The OneMajesticperfectionNeil PessinCorey Lanerie1st in G2 Honorable Miss StakesWon Last 2 & Maybe Most Versatile Mare In World Right Now
SoothsayDistorted HumorRichard MandellaFlavien Prat1st in G3 Indiana OaksImpossible Victory After Hopping at Gate in Last / Amazing Win
Venetian HarborMunningsRichard BaltasFlorent Geroux10th in G3 KY Downs Ladies SprintToss Grass Debacle in Last / Remember 2nd in Last 2 at Del Mar
Turf SprintGolden PalUncle MoWesley WardLanfranco Dettori7th in Gr1 Nunthorpe StakesIn ole' US of A? 3 Wins & 2nd in 4 Starts / Stay Home for God's Sake
Bound For NowhereThe FactorWesley WardJoel Rosario5th in G3 Troy Stakes7 Wins in 17 Starts / Last Win Off Layup in KEE's G2 Shakertown
Gear JockeyTwirling CandyRusty ArnoldJose Lezcano1st in G3 KY Downs Turf Sprint3rd in 2019 BC Juvenile Turf at 67-1 Odds / Dominated in Last Out
Charmaine's MiaThe FactorPhillip D'AmatoJoe Bravo6th in G2 Yellow Ribbon StakesLast Time Sprinting? Won the G3 Las Cienegas Stakes at SA
Fast BoatCity ZipJoe SharpJoel Rosario4th in G3 KY Downs Turf SprintWon the G3 Troy Stakes at Saratoga & G2 Twin Spires Turf Sprint, Too
Maker's Mark Filly & Mare TurfWar Like GoddessEnglish ChannelBill MottJulien Leparoux1st in G1 Flower Bowl StakesWon 4 Graded Stakes in Row / Now Must Travel West
Queen SupremeExceed And ExcelMichael de KockKeagan De Melo10th in G1 Cape Town MetWon Gr.1 Cartier Paddock Stakes / Not Run Since Jan. 30 Debacle / ?
Santa BarbaraCamelotAidan O'BrienRyan Moore1st in G1 Beverly D StakesImpressive in Last Out at Arlington / Ready…Set…
Thundering NightsNight of ThunderJoseph O'BrienS. Crosse3rd in G1 Darley Prix Jean RomanetIrish-Breds Dominate U.S.-Breds in This Category / Fact
LoveGalileoAidan O'BrienRyan Moore2nd in G2 Blandford StakesMay Dominate If Connections Decide To Take on Fillies & Mares
JuvenileGuniteGun RunnerSteve AsmussenRicardo Santana, Jr1st in G1 Hopeful Stakes2-1-1 Record in First 4 / Wow Power / One More Prep to Go
PinehurstTwirling CandyBob BaffertMike Smith1st in G1 Del Mar Futurity2-for-2 at Del Mar / Here's Hoping Owners Move Horse Before Show
WitPractical JokeTodd PletcherJohn Velazquez2nd in G1 Hopeful Stakes2 Wins & 2nd in First 3 / Awful Start in Last / More to Come Here
High OakGormleyBill MottJunior Alvarado4th in G1 Hopeful StakesDon't Forget, Peeps…This 1 Beat Gunite in G2 Saratoga Special
Stellar TapTapitSteve AsmussenRicardo Santana, Jr1st in Saratoga MSWG3 Iroquois Stakes Up Next / Watch Out / Could Be Real Deal
Juvenile FilliesEcho ZuluGun RunnerSteve AsmussenRicardo Santana, Jr1st in G1 Spinaway StakesPerfect 2-for-2 to Start Career / Good to Be Ron Winchell These Days
TarabiFirst SamuraiCherie DeVauxJavier Castellano2nd in G1 Spinaway StakesBroke MSW at Ellis Park / Be Nice To See This One Take Next Step
Grace AdlerCurlinBob BaffertFlavien Prat1st in G1 Del Mar Debutante2-for-2 At Breeders' Cup Home Track This Year / Baffert? Ugh
Averly JaneMidshipmanWesley WardTyler Gaffalione1st in Skidmore Stakes3-for-3 So Far / Hard to Do Better Than That in 3 Starts
Valentina GhadaPractical JokeMichael McCarthyTyler Baze2nd in Del Mar MSW2 Straight 2nds in Del Mar MSWs / But Beaten Less Than 1 By "Grace"
Juvenile TurfTiz the BombHit It a BombKenny McPeekBrian Hernandez, Jr1st in Divison of KY Downs Juv MileWon 2 in Row / Huge Effort in Last Out at KY Downs / Upset Potential
AnnapolisWar FrontTodd PletcherIrad Ortiz, Jr1st in Saratoga MSWPedigree Screams Talent / More To Do, But? / Watch Out
CoinageTapitMark CasseJunior Alvarado1st in G3 With Anticipation StakesPedigree Strong / Light Bulb Moment in Last? / Could Turn On & Out
MacKinnonAmerican PharoahDoug O'NeillJuan Hernandez1st in Del Mar Juvenile Turf Stakes2 Wins in Row Over Del Mar Turf / Home Cooking
LusailMehmasRichard HannonPatrick Dobbs4th in G2 Doncaster Stakes4 Wins in 6 Starts / If He Comes, He Could Be Tough Out
Juvenile Fillies TurfCrazylandKodiacClive CoxHector Crouch3rd in Dick Poole StakesOnly 1 Win in 5 Starts, But? / Word On the Street Is Good
BlissfulEmpire MakerCherie DeVauxLuis Saez1st in Saratoga MSW1 Win in 1 Start, And? / Word On the Street is Good II
Liam's DoveLiam's MapPeter MillerKyle Frey1st in Del Mar Juvenile FilliesWon Stakes as a Maiden / That's Hard to Do / Talent
Mise Le MeasNew BayJ.P. MurtaghShane Kelly5th in G2 Alpha Centauri DebutanteRan Better Than Looks Last Time Out / Winner Trip Before / Threat
OsculaGalileo GoldG. BougheyJames Spencer3rd in G2 Prix du Calvados StakesHit Board in Last 3 -- All Stakes / Street Cred
Juvenile Turf SprintRed DangerOrbBrian LynchLuis Saez1st in KY Downs Juvenile SprintUndefeated in 2 Starts on Sod / Underrated Trianer / Threat At Price
Her WorldCaravaggioWesley WardPaco Lopez1st in Tyro StakesBroke MSW in Stakes at Monmouth / Very, Very, Very Impressive
Quick SuzyProvitableG. CromwellG.F. Carroll9th in Darley Prix MornyToss Last & Never Off Board in Previous 4 Outs / Coming to America?
Twilight GleamingNational DefenseWa WardLanfranco Dettori1st in Prix de la Vallee d'Auge StakesNever Worse Than 4th in 5 Career Starts / Love To See This One Here
Big Boss BenSpeightsterJohn OrtizReylu Gutierrez6th in Exacta Systems Rosie's StakesToss Last & Then 1 Has Hit Board 3 Times / Chance?