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Game Winner remained atop the NTRA 3-year-old Thoroughbred Poll on Feb. 4, earning 37 of 41 first-place votes. (Eclipse Sportswire)

Each week members of the media around the country vote on the nation's top contenders on the Triple Crown trail. Find out the latest 2019 top racehorse rankings below. 

The weekly poll is presented by Old Smoke Clothing, based in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., which is the official T-shirt of America's Best Racing.

AMERICA'S TOP THOROUGHBREDS as of Feb. 4


Eclipse Sportswire

1. Game Winner (37 first-place votes)

Owners: Gary and Mary West

Trainer: Bob Baffert

Jockey: Joel Rosario

2019 stats: 0 starts, 0 wins – 0 seconds – 0 thirds

Last race: 1st, Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Juvenile, Nov. 2 at Churchill Downs

Next race: San Felipe Stakes, March 9 at Santa Anita Park


2. Improbable (3 first-place votes)

Owners: WinStar Farm, China Horse Club, and Starlight Racing

Trainer: Bob Baffert

Jockey: Drayden Van Dyke

2019 stats: 0 starts, 0 wins – 0 seconds – 0 thirds

Last race: 1st, Los Alamitos Cash Call Futurity, Dec. 8 at Los Alamitos

Next race: TBD


Eclipse Sportswire

3. War of Will (1 first-place vote)

Owner: Gary Barber

Trainer: Mark Casse

Jockey: Tyler Gaffalione

2019 stats: 1 start, 1 win – 0 seconds – 0 thirds

Last race: 1st, Lecomte Stakes, Jan. 19 at Fair Grounds

Next race: Risen Star Stakes, Feb. 16 at Fair Grounds


4. Mucho Gusto

Owner: Michael Lund Petersen

Trainer: Bob Baffert

Jockey: Joe Talamo

2019 stats: 1 start, 1 win – 0 seconds – 0 thirds

Last race: 1st, Robert B. Lewis Stakes, Feb. 2 at Santa Anita Park

Next race: TBD


Eclipse Sportswire

5. Instagrand

Owner: OXO Equine

Trainer: Jerry Hollendorfer

Jockey: Drayden Van Dyke

2019 stats: 0 starts, 0 wins – 0 seconds – 0 thirds

Last race: 1st, Best Pal Stakes, Aug. 11 at Del Mar

Next race: TBD


Eclipse Sportswire

6. Knicks Go

Owner: KRA Stud Farm

Trainer: Ben Colebrook

Jockey: Albin Jimenez

2019 stats: 0 starts, 0 wins – 0 seconds – 0 thirds

Last race: 11th, Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes, Nov. 24 at Churchill Downs

Next race: TBD


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7. Hidden Scroll

Owner: Juddmonte Farms

Trainer: Bill Mott

Jockey: Joel Rosario

2018 stats: 1 start, 1 win – 0 seconds – 0 thirds

Last race: 1st, maiden special weight race, Jan. 26 at Gulfstream Park

Next race: TBD


Eclipse Sportswire

8. Signalman

Owners: Tommie Lewis, David Bernsen, and Magdalena Racing

Trainer: Kenny McPeek

Jockey: Brian Hernandez

2019 stats: 0 starts, 0 wins – 0 seconds – 0 thirds

Last race: 1st, Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes, Nov. 24 at Churchill Downs

Next race: Xpressbet.com Fountain of Youth Stakes, March 2 at Gulfstream Park


Eclipse Sportswire

9. Gunmetal Gray

Owners: Hollendorfer, Pearl Racing, and West Point Thoroughbreds

Trainer: Jerry Hollendorfer

Jockey: Mike Smith

2019 stats: 2 starts, 1 win – 1 second – 0 thirds

Last race: 2nd, Robert B. Lewis Stakes, Feb. 2 at Santa Anita Park

Next race: TBD


Eclipse Sportswire

10. Tax

Owners: R. A. Hill Stable, Reeves Thoroughbred Racing, Hugh Lynch and Corms Racing Stable

Trainer: Danny Gargan

Jockey: Junior Alvarado

2019 stats: 1 start, 1 win – 0 seconds – 0 thirds

Last race: 1st, Withers Stakes, Feb. 2 at Aqueduct

Next race: TBD, possibly the Lambholm South Tampa Bay Derby, March 9 at Tampa Bay Downs or the Jeff Ruby Steaks, March 9 at Turfway Park

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