Final VISA 3–year–old Series Standings

The VISA Championship Series consists of 44 stakes races to determine the VISA 3-Year-Old Champion. Points are awarded to the first, second and third-place finishers as follows: Triple Crown races are scored 15-10-7; Grade I races are scored 10-7-5; Grade II races 7-5-3; and Grade III and ungraded 5-3-1. Top 20 horses, jockeys and trainers are listed below.


1Victory Gallop66
2Real Quiet62
3Coronado's Quest51
4Classic Cat21
5Grand Slam20
6Lil's Lad19
7Cape Town 18
Indian Charlie17
10Favorite Trick15
Halory Hunter15
Yarrow Brae15
13Dice Dancer13
Souvenir Copy13
15Event of the Year12
Old Trieste12
Thomas Jo12
Time Limit12
19Good and Tough11
Hot Wells11
Parade Ground11


1Kent Desormeaux72
2Gary Stevens71
3Jerry Bailey64
4Mike Smith47
5Pat Day40
6Shane Sellers38
7Chris McCarron36
8Alex Solis27
9Robbie Albarado20
10Willie Martinez17
11Jorge Chavez16
12Eibar Coa15
13Jean-Luc Samyn14
14David Flores13
Corey Nakatani13
Edgar Prado13
17Russell Baze12
Richard Migliore12
19Julie Krone11
20Robbie Davis10


1Bob A. Baffert98
2D. Wayne Lukas71
3W. Elliott Walden 69
4Claude R. McGaughey, III51
5Neil J. Howard38
6David C. Cross Jr.21
H. Allen Jerkens21
8William I. Mott18
9Frank A. Alexander17
Randy K. Bradshaw17
Jerry Hollendorfer17
12Flint S. Schulhofer15
Nicholas P. Zito15
14Wallace A. Dollase13
15James A. Jerkens12
John C. Kimmel12
Mike Puype12
18Thomas Amoss11
19James E. Baker10
Todd Pletcher10

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