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2014 Eclipse Awards Finalists

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2012 Eclipse Awards

Finalists for the 2014 Eclipse Awards, selected by voters from Daily Racing Form, the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters, and the National Thoroughbred Racing Association. Click on a finalist to read DRF's profile. Winners will be announced Jan. 17 at the 44th Annual Eclipse Awards dinner at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla.

Horse of the Year

Bayern
Bayern
California Chrome
California Chrome
Main Sequence
Main Sequence

2-year-old male

 

2-year-old female

American Pharoah
American Pharoah

Hootenanny

Texas Red
 
Condo Commando
Condo Commando
Lady Eli
Lady Eli
Take Charge Brandi
Take Charge Brandi

3-year-old male

 

3-year-old female

Bayern
Bayern
California Chrome
California Chrome
Shared Belief
Shared Belief
 
Stopchargingmaria
Stopchargingmaria
Sweet Reason
Sweet Reason
Untapable
Untapable

Older male

 

Older female

Main Sequence
Main Sequence
Palace Malice
Palace Malice
Wise Dan
Wise Dan
 
Close Hatches
Close Hatches
Dayatthespa
Dayatthespa
Dont Tell Sophia
Don't Tell Sophia

Male turf

 

Female turf

Karakontie
Karakontie
Main Sequence
Main Sequence
Wise Dan
Wise Dan
 
Crown Queen
Crown Queen
Dayatthespa
Dayatthespa
Stephanie's Kitten
Stephanie's Kitten

Male sprinter

 

Female sprinter

Points Offthebench
Goldencents
Trinniberg
Private Zone
Secret Circle
Work All Week
 
Artemis Agrotera
Artemis Agrotera
Judy The Beauty
Judy the Beauty
Sweet Reason
Sweet Reason

Steeplechase horse

 

Trainer

Gustavian
Demonstrative
Demonstrative
Divine Fortune
Italian Wedding
Makari
 
Bob Baffert
Bob Baffert
Todd Pletcher
Chad Brown
Bill Mott
Todd Pletcher

Owner

 

Breeder

Juddmonte Stable
Midwest Thoroughbreds
John Oxley
Ken and Sarah Ramsey
Ken and Sarah Ramsey
Kaleem Shah
 
Kenneth & Sarah Ramsey
Adena Springs
Ken and Sarah Ramsey
Ken and Sarah Ramsey
Morton Fink
Winchell Thoroughbreds

Jockey

 

Apprentice Jockey

 
Javier Castellano
Javier Castellano
Joel Rosario
Joel Rosario
John Velazquez
John Velazquez
 
Angel Cruz
Angel Cruz
Drayden Van Dyke
Drayden Van Dyke
Taylor Rice
Taylor Rice

2014 DRF/NTRA Handicapper of the Year

 

 

 
Jose Arias
Jose Arias