Top 10 Best Race Horses Ever


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Top 10 Best Race Horses Ever

1. Black Caviar

Black Caviar

Black Caviar may be one of greatest race horses, and one we are proud to call one of the best. Black Caviar is a Dark Bay color horse that was born at Gilgai Farm on August 18th 2006. Black Caviar grew on the Goulburn Valley property. She was ready to jump into 2nd-year training in December 2007. G.J. was the owner of Black Caviar. Wilkie, K.J. Wilkie, Werrett Bloodstock Pty Ltd, C.H. Madden, J. Madden, P.A. Hawkes, D.M. Taylor, J. Taylor. Black Caviar was undefeated for 25 races and 15 group one wins. She gave the business $7953,936 in cash and was then retired on April 17th, 2013.

Black Caviar Birth

August 18, 2006

Black Caviar Age

15 years

Black Caviar Country


Black Caviar Owner

G.J. Wilkie

Black Caviar Awards

World Champion Sprinter in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013.

Black Caviar Earnings


Black Caviar Death

at the age of 15, she died.

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2. Citation


Citation horse was an American three-time Triple Crown-winning thoroughbred racehorse. She was also considered as one of the Best Race Horses Ever. Citation won 16 races with no losses in major stacks racings. He was the 1st person in history to have won $1,000,000. Calumet Farm of Lexington, Kentucky owned and raised it. Citation was not bred in Kentucky. His pedigree however was largely European. Citation died at the Calumet Farm cemetery at the age 25, having given $1,085,760.

Citation Birth

  • April 11, 1945

Citation Age

  • 25 years

Citation Country

  • United States

Citation Owner

  • Ben A. Jones Jimmy Jones

Citation Awards

  • American Horse of the Year
  • Triple Crown Trophy
  • American Champion Two-Year-Old Male Horse
  • American Champion Three-Year-Old Male Horse
  • American Champion Older Dirt Male Horse

Citation Earnings

  • $ 1.086 million

Citation Death

  • Aug. 8, 1970

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3. Frankel

Frankel Best Race Horses

Frankel horse was a well-known racing horse. It is also one of the Best Race Horses ever. He is named for Bobby Frankel the American trainer. He was unbeaten in fourteen races and, beginning in May 2011, was the highest-rated horse racing in the world. He was 1st in World Thoroughbred Rankings (2011 and 2012), and gave the PS2,998,302 business. He was later injured and then retired.

Frankel Birth

  • February 11, 2008

Frankel Age

  • Updated Soon

Frankel Country

  • Cheveley, England

Frankel Owner

  • Khalid Bin Abdullah

Frankel Awards

  • Queen Elizabeth II Stakes at Ascot in October 2011

Frankel Earnings

  • 2.998 GBP

Frankel Death

  • Updated Soon

4. Man o War

Man o War

Man o War Horse, is a horse that is primarily considered to be the best race horse ever. and was born on March 19, 1917. He raced in 21 races and won 20 races during his career following world war 1. In honor of Man O”, the War Museum opened a special exhibition in his honor on March 29, 2017. He died at 30 years old on November 1st 1947.

Man o War Birth

  • March 29, 1917

Man o War Age

  • 30 years

Man o War Country

  • United States

Man o War Owner

  • Samuel D. Riddle

Man o War Awards

  • Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing

Man o War Earnings

  • $ 249,465

Man o War Death

  • Nov. 1, 1947, Lexington

5. Phar Lap

Phar Lap

Phar Lap was born on 4th October 1926, he was raced and trained by a big time trainer from Australia Harry Telford. In his career 19 major wins, he had in big championships. He was one of the highest-rated horses in the history of Australia. Phar lap name derives from the common Zhuang and Thai word used for lightning literally ‘Sky Flash’. He was called a Big Red, Bobby, Red Terror, and Wonder Horse. He was died because of illness on 5th April 1932 and Gave a business of £A66,738.

Phar Lap Birth

  • October 4, 1926

Phar Lap Age

  • 7 years

Phar Lap Country

  • New Zealand

Phar Lap Owner

  • David Davis and Harry Telford

Phar Lap Awards

  • AACTA Award for Best Original Music Score
  • AACTA Award for Best Editing
  • AACTA Award for Best Sound

Phar Lap Earnings

  • $15,754,008

Phar Lap Death

  • 5 April 1932

6. Ruffian


Ruffian was born on April 17th, 1972, and was the American Champion and one of the Best Race Horses Ever. Ruffian won 10 races consistently without losing any single match and usually won by a wide margin from other horses. In later races, she got completely injured in one of the races which Ruffian reacted very poorly. Ruffian was ranked among the top-ranked racing horses of the 20th century. Her life story was told in the film Ruffian 2007. Ruffian was died on July 7th, 1975, and gave the business of $313,428.

Ruffian Birth

  • April 17, 1972

Ruffian Age

  • Updated Soon

Ruffian Country

  • United States

Ruffian Owner

  • Mr & Mrs Stuart Janney

Ruffian Awards

  • Eclipse Award for American Champion Two-Year-Old Filly
  • Eclipse Award posthumously for American Champion Three-Year-Old filly

Ruffian Earnings

  • $ 313,428

Ruffian Death

  • July 7, 1975

7. Seabiscuit


Seabiscuit was Foaled on May 23rd, 1933 Ruffian and was one of the Best Race Horses Ever. He was one of the top champion horses of the United States. He was the top money-winning racehorse up to the 1940s and was known in films and books. The film released in 2003 with the name of the horse Seabiscuit based on the novel Seabiscuit. Successes made him highly popular in the history of America. He gave a business of $437,730. He died on May 17th, 1947.

Seabiscuit Birth

  • May 23, 1933

Seabiscuit Age

  • 14 years old

Seabiscuit Country

  • United states

Seabiscuit Owner

  • Charles S. Howard

Seabiscuit Awards

  • Triple-Crown winner
  • American Horse of the Year for 1938

Seabiscuit Earnings

  • $ 437,730

Seabiscuit Death

  • May 17, 1947

8. Seattle


Seattle was foaled on February 15, 1974, in American history, Seattle won the Triple Crown in 1977 and remain 10th of thirteen horses to accomplish the feat. Seattle is one of the Best Race Horses Ever. He was one of the 2 horses who won the Triple Crown while haven’t got any defeat in any previous races. He was own by Mickey and Karen L. Taylor, Tayhill Stable/Jim Hill, et. al. Seattle gave the business of $1,208,726. and Died on May 7th, 2002 at the age of 26.

Seattle Birth

  • February 15, 1974

Seattle Age

  • 28 years

Seattle Country

  • Kentucky

Seattle Owner

  • Mickey and Karen L. Taylor

Seattle Awards

  • Triple Crown in 1977

Seattle Earnings

  • $1,208,726

Seattle Death

  • May 7, 2002

9. Secretariat


Secretariat is one of the Best Race Horses Ever and was born on March 30, 1970. In American Thoroughbred racehorse he became the 1st Triple Crown Winner in 25 years in 1973.  He has a history of record-breaking Winning in the Belmont Stakes, which he won by 31 lengths and was Largely recorded as of the greatest races in history. He gave a business of $1,316,808 and was own by Meadow Stable (Christopher Chenery, Penny Chenery). He died on October 4, 1989, at the age of 19.

Secretariat Birth

  • March 30, 1970

Secretariat Age

  • 19 years

Secretariat Country

  • United States

Secretariat Owner

  • Penny Chenery

Secretariat Awards

  • American Horse of the Year
  • American Champion Male Turf Horse
  • Triple Crown Trophy
  • American Champion Two-Year-Old Male Horse
  • American Champion Three-Year-Old Male Horse

Secretariat Earnings

  • 1.317 million USD

Secretariat Death

  • 1989

10. Zenyatta


Zenyatta was foaled April 1, 2004, and is retired now in American Thoroughbred Race Horse mare, In 20 races career he was the winner of 19 stars. His defeats came in her last race in 2010.  He was purchased by record producer Jerry Moss and his wife Ann, who gave her a name after the Zenyatta Mondatta, by the Police, who were signed to A&M Records by Moss. She gave the business of $7,304,580.

Zenyatta Birth

  • April 1, 2004

Zenyatta Age

  • 20 years

Zenyatta Country

  • Updated Soon

Zenyatta Owner

  • Jerry Moss
  • Ann Moss

Zenyatta Awards

  • $7,304,580

Zenyatta Earnings

  • 7.305 million USD

Zenyatta Death

  • Updated Soon


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