HorseRaceInsider.com has gathered some 1-2-3 selections for the 2009 Breeders' Cup Classic from various members of the media. HorseRaceInsider.com would like to thank all the people who will be contributing their selections. A consensus is shown after the picks, on a 5-3-1 point system.

11 of the 13 horses were selected by at least 1 person. 10 horses received at least 1 selection to win the Breeders' Cup Classic.

Breeders' Cup Classic Media Selections with Consensus
 
Win
Place
Show
John Pricci
HorseRaceInsider.com
Einstein
Quality Road
Rip Van Winkle
Vic Zast
HorseRaceInsider.com
Rip Van Winkle
Twice Over
Zenyatta
Bill Christine
HorseRaceInsider.com
Gio Ponti
Rip Van Winkle
Summer Bird
Marion Altieri
HorseRaceInsider.com
Summer Bird
Zenyatta
Colonel John
Brendan O'Meara
HorseRaceInsider.com
Mine That Bird
Einstein
Rip Van Winkle
Ted Black
Gazette Newspapers
Rip Van Winkle
Richard's Kid
Colonel John
Alex Brown
AlexBrownRacing.com
Gio Ponti
Zenyatta
Rip Van Winkle
Ron Carrell
Tracksideview.com
Richard's Kid
Rip Van Winkle
Einstein
Jessica Chapel
BreedersCup360.com
Zenyatta
Summer Bird
Twice Over
Mark Cusano
Down the Stretch
Zenyatta
Einstein
Summer Bird
Paul Daley
Lowell Sun
Rip Van Winkle
Zenyatta
Quality Road
Jody Demling
Courier-Journal
Rip Van Winkle
Summer Bird
Mine That Bird
Bob Ehalt
Thoroughbred Times
Colonel John
Rip Van Winkle
Einstein
Richard Eng
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Gio Ponti
Rip Van Winkle
Colonel John
Dan Farley
Racing Post
Rip Van Winkle
Einstein
Colonel John
Bill Finley
ESPN
Quality Road
Summer Bird
Colonel John
Rudi Groothedde
Calf. Thoroughbred Magazine
Zenyatta
Quality Road
Gio Ponti
Bob Ike
BobIkePicks.com
Zenyatta
Rip Van Winkle
Summer Bird
Stan Isaacs
thecolumnists.com
Summer Bird
Rip Van Winkle
Zenyatta
Dave Johnson
Sirius and XM Satellite
Quality Road
Summer Bird
Girolamo
Bob Mieszerski
TodaysRacingDigest.com
Rip Van Winkle
Zenyatta
Einstein
Paul Moran
ESPN
Rip Van Winkle
Twice Over
Summer Bird
Tom Pedulla
USA Today
Rip Van Winkle
Zenyatta
Summer Bird
John Scheinman
Thoroughbred Times
Twice Over
Einstein
Quality Road
Brad Telias
SportingNews
Summer Bird
Colonel John
Zenyatta
Jon White
HRTV and Oak Tree TV
Zenyatta
Rip Van Winkle
Einstein
Tim Wilkin
Albany Times Union
Colonel John
Mine That Bird
Gio Ponti
Art Wilson
LA Newspaper Group
Einstein
Summer Bird
Zenyatta
 
Consensus
Rip Van Winkle
(64)
Zenyatta
(43)
Summer Bird
(35)
Einstein (26), Colonel John (18), Quality Road (18), Gio Ponit (17), Twice Over (13), Mine That Bird (9), Richard's Kid (8), Girolano (1)

Consensus: 5 points were awarded for a 'win' selection, 3 points for 'place', and 1 point for 'show'