Verrazano has reclaimed his leading role in the AP's latest Run to the Roses' Top 10 list of Kentucky Derby contenders after winning the Wood Memorial.
Orb was on top last week following his win in the Florida Derby, and drops to second. Revolutionary is third, with Goldencents moving in at No. 4 courtesy of his victory in the Santa Anita Derby on Saturday. Itsmyluckyday rounds out the top 5.
Two leading prospects are off the Derby trail with knee injuries, San Felipe winner Hear the Ghost and Santa Anita Derby runner-up Flashback.
Verrazano will head to Churchill Downs unbeaten in four races and attempt to give trainer Todd Pletcher a second Derby win to go with the one in 2010 with Super Saver.