Kentucky Derby favorite I Want Revenge tops this week's NTRA poll.

Kentucky Derby favorite I Want Revenge tops this week's NTRA poll.

Mathea Kelley

I Want Revenge Tops NTRA 3-Year-Old Poll

Poll conducted of Thoroughbred media representatives.

Wood Memorial (gr. I) winner I Want Revenge continued to be the top vote-getter in the latest National Thoroughbred Racing Association’s 3-year-old poll of Thoroughbred as voted on by racing media representatives. I Want Revenge also held down the top spot the previous week. Quality Road, who was declared out of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) due to ongoing problems with a quarter crack, slipped from the second spot down to fourth.

The Top 10, ranked on a 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 point scale, is based on the votes of Thoroughbred racing media representatives with first place votes in parentheses, total  points and previous rank (Sex: C-colt, G-gelding, F-filly, M-mare):

1. I Want Revenge  (5), 173-- 1
2. Pioneerof the Nile  (4), 149-- 3
3. Friesan Fire  (1), 124--4
4. Quality Road  (4), 111--2
5. Dunkirk (1), 86--5
6. Papa Clem (1), 65--7
7. Desert Party  (2), 60—Not ranked
8. Rachel Alexandra (1), 58--6
9. Regal Ransom (1), 56—Not ranked
10. Musket Man, 54--9

Other Horses Receiving Votes: Chocolate Candy 47; General Quarters 44; Hold Me Back 34; Hull 9; The Pamplemousse 8; Advice 5; West Side Bernie 5; Capt. Candyman Can 4; Mr. Fantasy 4; Square Eddie  2; Win Willy 2.