What is the biggest race in horse racing?

Which horse race is the biggest?

Five Biggest Horse Races In The World

  • Kentucky Derby. Kentucky Derby is not the most valuable racing event in the world but it certainly is one of the most popular. …
  • The Breeders’ Cup. …
  • Prix de I’Arc de Triomphe. …
  • Melbourne Cup. …
  • Dubai World Cup.

What are the three biggest races in horse racing?

Major Horse Racing Events Around the World. American racing is fascinated with the Triple Crown Races – The Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes.

Which state has the most horse races?

According to the American Horse Council, Texas and California clearly lead the way by total number of horses (all breeds) with 678,000 and 642,000, respectively. Florida is third with 299,000, followed by Oklahoma, Illinois, Ohio, and Colorado. Kentucky is eighth with 150,000, according to the Horse Council.

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