And a Filly Leads Them
HRI's penultimate Triple Crown Poll, the last one until after the Belmont Stakes, concludes the run-up to the final leg of racing’s classics series.
These are the three-year-olds that have distinguished themselves in the first half-season of the 2009 racing year.
1-RACHEL ALEXANDRA: The most naturally talented sophomore of 2009.
2-Mine That Bird: The most accomplished male in prime time.
3-Musket Man: Wins and wins and keeps trying when he doesn’t.
4-Quality Road: Talent galore on the road to Saratoga.
5-I Want Revenge: Talented, accomplished and now in recovery.
6-Charitable Man: Winner of two graded stakes can really step up Saturday.
7-Chocolate Candy: Graded stakes and G1-placed, too. Super honest.
8-Papa Clem: Keeps surprising with big effort after big effort.
9-Pioneerof The Nile: Several Grade 1s in the win column; one bad race.
10-Summer Bird: Lightly raced with competitive ability at highest level.
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