While there are several newcomers to the Top 10, Winx (AUS) [130] returned successfully to the races, easily won the Winx Stakes (G1), and remains on top in the seventh edition of the Longines World’s Best Racehorse Rankings for 2018.Coming off a 126-day break, Winx won the race named in her honour by two lengths. 

The race was formally known as the Warwick Stakes (G2), and Winx also won it in 2016 and 2017. Winx races next in Saturday’s Colgate Optic White Stakes (G1), which she has won the past two years as well, as she attempts to notch her 27th consecutive victory.

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes winner (Sponsored by QIPCO) Poet's Word claims second place in the rankings. 

1 WINX (AUS) 130 
2 GUN RUNNER (USA) 129
2 POET’S WORD (IRE) 129
4 CRYSTAL OCEAN (GB) 128
5 ROARING LION (USA) 127
6 ACCELERATE (USA) 126
7 BATTAASH (IRE) 125
7 CRACKSMAN (GB) 125
7 ENABLE (GB) 125
10 ALPHA CENTAURI (IRE) 124
10 JUSTIFY (USA)  124
10 WEST COAST (USA) 124

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