2016 Leading Sires by North American Earnings

For stallions that stand, will stand, or stood (deceased) in North America (stallions exported prior to the 2012 breeding season are excluded), and have runners in North America. Listed below is a comparison of statistics for only North American racing with all available statistics for the Northern Hemisphere (All) through July 30, 2016. As supplied to The Blood-Horse by The Jockey Club Information Systems, Inc., earnings are from only North American racing. The percentage (%) next to the column for North American earnings represent the portion that North American racing has contributed to a stallion's total North Hemisphere progeny earnings. Northern Hemisphere earnings include on par earnings from Japan (progeny earnings multiplied by 45% before being credited to a sire's progeny earnings), Hong Kong earnings are adjusted by 19%; Singapore by 54%.

AllNorth America
#Stallion'16 Stud Fee/ FarmChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
RnrsWnrsBT
SWnrs
'16 Earnings(%)
1Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
$300,000
Gainesway, Kentucky
Creator ($1,540,000)23999162148815$9,742,22281
2Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
$75,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Nyquist ($3,505,600)11258121015212$8,491,38098
3Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
$60,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Gun Runner ($1,101,380)2331041121510111$6,571,74798
4City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Catch a Glimpse ($1,070,700)2341029223999$6,096,145100
5Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
$100,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Exaggerator ($1,988,000)173818148687$6,000,94596
6Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
$95,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Stanford ($844,400)244946226936$5,697,12998
7Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
$100,000
Darley, Kentucky
Cavorting ($725,000)1927210140569$5,327,63888
8Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
$85,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Brody's Cause ($645,000)248916202756$5,146,29890
9Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Died 2015
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Dacita (CHI) ($622,200)2239412200868$4,936,19992
10Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
$150,000
Darley, Kentucky
Songbird ($900,000)1726911128539$4,838,26583
11Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$30,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Taris ($398,560)203846188826$4,714,19799
12Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
$100,000
Ramsey Farm, Inc., Kentucky
Camelot Kitten ($388,520)2509210210757$4,541,53381
13Mineshaft  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$25,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Effinex ($850,000)142644132614$4,398,10094
14Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
$20,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Haveyougoneaway ($370,000)24611662061005$4,389,63982
15Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
$60,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Go Maggie Go ($417,400)176914161864$4,106,53994
16Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Died 2015
Kentucky
Family Tree ($332,061)181858143656$3,810,76776
17Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Died 2013
Kentucky
Takeover Target ($207,735)244996226965$3,745,35491
18Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Da Big Hoss ($440,880)194896158745$3,707,79085
19More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
$50,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Tom's Ready ($519,000)1928110146645$3,684,03383
20Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Passion for Action ($303,496)171778132606$3,601,62285
21Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
$35,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Blofeld ($373,400)122594116564$3,488,847100
22Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Died 2013
Kentucky
Forever Unbridled ($785,000)145536126465$3,304,49086
23Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Died 2015
Florida
Wild Dude ($140,345)193892183862$3,180,37599
24Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
$45,000
Darley, Kentucky
Hard Aces ($407,000)220868161676$3,101,78272
25Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
$7,500
Ballena Vista Farm, California
Flexibility ($152,500)204933184862$3,068,19298
26Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
$25,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
I'm a Chatterbox ($530,000)10662696576$3,047,78499
27Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
$6,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
World Approval ($464,400)176903162843$3,030,56094
28Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
$7,500
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Dalmore ($157,600)181804166794$2,904,24499
29Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Ironicus ($275,000)177653132523$2,894,76088
30Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
N/A
Republic of Korea
S'maverlous ($441,109)154724134664$2,868,83299
31Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
$7,500
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Land Over Sea ($508,500)171795157715$2,801,32597
32Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
$45,000
Darley, Kentucky
Sensitively ($124,460)186754143614$2,799,30083
33Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
$20,000
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Highland Sky ($344,700)172616158596$2,787,04699
34Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$10,000
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Disco Chick ($225,500)149672142662$2,783,52697
35Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Private
JBBA Shizunai Stallion Station, Japan
Mor Spirit ($370,000)123574118554$2,764,71899
36Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
$125,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Midnight Storm ($419,000)10452898496$2,733,97893
37Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Private
East Stud, Japan
Ray'swarrior ($144,181)186722173692$2,677,57390
38Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
$10,000
Sequel Stallions New York, New York
Sharp Azteca ($218,250)164612156582$2,666,749100
39Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
$12,500
Darley, Kentucky
Cathryn Sophia ($929,720)134563118472$2,635,81190
40Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
$30,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Sir Genghis ($115,920)181783149643$2,508,72590
41Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
$20,000
Harris Farms, California
Cheekaboo ($272,176)9344493444$2,506,459100
42Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
$60,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Majesto ($225,000)170532161482$2,481,30296
43Kodiak Kowboy  
Posse, 2005
N/A
Brazil
Melatonin ($1,086,000)9042385412$2,445,75488
44Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Died 2011
Kentucky
Subtle Indian ($486,400)8741582395$2,435,39194
45Posse  
Silver Deputy, 2000
$5,000
Rockridge Stud, New York
Royal Posse ($159,000)143692138692$2,419,001100
46Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
$12,500
Gainesway, Kentucky
Dream Dance ($134,633)14869-13766-$2,401,83099
47Rockport Harbor  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Majestic Harbor ($391,060)142652125612$2,363,81796
48Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
N/A
Republic of Korea
Hoppertunity ($354,000)161652135571$2,327,94966
49Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Runaway Lute ($111,000)132632124602$2,311,77395
50Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
80,000 (Rands)
Wilgerbosdrift Stud, South Africa
Lukes Alley ($248,890)141652125602$2,230,69996
51Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
$75,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Spelling Again ($186,150)125554116524$2,219,79894
52Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
$25,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Rainha Da Bateria ($153,900)146571130531$2,193,65994
53Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
$12,500
Juddmonte Farms, Kentucky
Stonetastic ($218,091)132616106485$2,181,21184
54Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Died 2015
Kentucky
It's the Swede ($104,500)151592142562$2,169,34299
55Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$8,500
Darley, Kentucky
Lady Shipman ($168,203)8846584444$2,106,80499
56Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Swell ($123,760)154652144621$2,097,59388
57Blame  
Arch, 2006
$25,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Sweet Victory ($184,065)9341380383$2,071,81195
58Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
$20,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Money Multiplier ($183,200)108471100441$2,043,74598
59Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
$7,500
Darley, Kentucky
Stormdriver ($128,400)142574127524$2,041,05695
60Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
$15,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Bolo ($205,345)111504101464$2,029,72896
61Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
$15,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Danzing Candy ($344,800)6132558304$1,953,18397
62Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
$10,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Avanti Bello ($168,010)10344397433$1,938,16497
63Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Up With the Birds ($143,185)151543135512$1,937,81691
64Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
$10,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
One True Kiss ($116,740)117501111471$1,924,19993
65Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
N/A
Cooking Up a Storm ($101,380)134602118561$1,919,86294
66Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Died 2016
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Extra Credit ($145,560)130612118572$1,918,21394
67Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
$7,500
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
International Star ($160,650)140632121592$1,907,71798
68Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
$10,000
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Adore ($129,250)137582117502$1,905,66596
69English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
$25,000
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Heart to Heart ($293,250)133485120443$1,893,87992
70Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
$10,000
Walmac Farm, Kentucky
Sweet On Smokey ($168,600)10750397463$1,892,27997
71Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Died 2014
California
Nine Point Nine ($119,630)122513122513$1,877,952100
72Super Saver  
Maria's Mon, 2007
$65,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Super Allison ($141,034)135521126501$1,874,53799
73Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Died 2016
Lanwades Stud, England
Mom'z Laugh ($131,925)128623116562$1,816,07497
74Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
$40,000
Darley, Kentucky
Star Hill ($227,728)17462-9940-$1,810,75475
75Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Died 2011
Kentucky
Tepin ($602,280)11848199431$1,803,54876
76War Front  
Danzig, 2002
$200,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
American Patriot ($212,800)14053987313$1,776,83662
77Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Died 2016
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Black Jet ($107,450)13652-11040-$1,763,99586
78Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Ancient Secret ($217,200)7038564365$1,756,74181
79Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Died 2016
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Blithely ($98,500)143571112481$1,751,60988
80Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
$5,000
Irish Hill Century Farm, New York
Voluntario ($127,540)10746494434$1,735,350100
81Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Pensioned
Lane's End, Kentucky
Charming Delilah ($73,905)148672140641$1,735,03595
82Pulpit  
A.P. Indy, 1994
Died 2012
Kentucky
American Freedom ($246,100)8937282342$1,732,24493
83Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Died 2014
Kentucky
Trojan Nation ($203,440)16261479332$1,715,75065
84Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
N/A
South Africa
Generous Touch ($122,189)115423115423$1,696,257100
85Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Died 2015
Republic of Korea
Sarah Sis ($102,100)139604113493$1,695,56389
86Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
$7,500
Harris Farms, California
California Chrome ($240,000)134502134502$1,665,55721
87With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
$7,500
Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, LLC, Florida
We're All Set ($109,100)124501110471$1,647,91399
88Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
N/A
Kentucky
Whitmore ($422,000)11443-10742-$1,641,704100
89Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
$10,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Sonny Inspired ($148,500)148552130502$1,594,65492
90Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
$4,000 (CAN)
T. C. Westmeath Stud Farm Inc., Canada
Ultraflame ($102,884)116421113411$1,585,541100
91Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
N/A
Kentucky
I Will Score ($143,145)8950175461$1,579,38083
92Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
$5,000
Gainesway, Kentucky
Noble Bird ($259,507)9341384373$1,578,50290
93Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
$5,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Cherry Wine ($507,920)10436193311$1,556,90199
94Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
$15,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Picco Uno ($68,500)129522110471$1,547,14481
95Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Private
Haras Santa Maria de Araras, Argentina
Forest Lake ($140,150)117492108462$1,538,20599
96Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
$5,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Amis Gizmo ($454,170)5428354283$1,536,799100
97Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
N/A
Kentucky
Pure Sensation ($287,070)9442387392$1,524,38184
98Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
$7,500
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Someday Jones ($119,100)8637180361$1,523,102100
99Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
$10,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Fish Trappe Road ($411,920)6632164301$1,517,41097
100Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
$5,000
Clear Creek Stud, LLC, Louisiana
Smittys Cougar ($137,170)107453104453$1,515,064100
101High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
April Gaze ($109,060)141502133482$1,514,27699
102Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
$45,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Conquest Enforcer ($127,813)111411106401$1,508,82599
103Tale of Ekati  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
$15,000
Darby Dan Farm, Kentucky
Tale of Fancy ($149,200)8342-7035-$1,497,38695
104Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
$5,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Marquee Miss ($147,134)11541497374$1,494,78399
105Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Died 2013
Japan
Second Summer ($196,745)131453102383$1,490,90289
106Galileo (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Private
Coolmore Stud, Ireland
Deauville (IRE) ($670,000)246101312173$1,450,83513
107Songandaprayer  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
$4,500
The Stallion Station @ Copper Crowne, Louisiana
Navy Hymn ($107,427)12052-11549-$1,444,536100
108Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
$7,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Ivy Bell ($82,560)9241283402$1,432,51598
109Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
N/A
Noholdingback Bear ($219,828)10247292431$1,431,47197
110In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
$2,500
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Calculator ($254,960)9242287412$1,422,007100
111Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
$25,000
Ocean Breeze Ranch, California
Allsquare ($124,965)6131261312$1,418,243100
112Not For Love  
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Died 2016
Maryland
Lovable Lady ($93,899)8637185361$1,392,890100
113First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
$7,500
Double Diamond Farm, Florida
Flora Dora ($141,250)7136170361$1,389,956100
114Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
1,500,000 (Yen)
East Stud, Japan
Jules N Rome ($114,000)9254-8350-$1,373,03097
115Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
$6,500
Old English Rancho, California
What a View ($437,500)5125351253$1,359,950100
116Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
$2,500
O'Sullivan Farms LLC, West Virginia
Tequila and Salt ($92,131)8743283412$1,341,27298
117Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
$7,500
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Rivers Run Deep ($104,340)10749-10248-$1,327,15699
118E Dubai  
Mr. Prospector, 1998
$3,500
Elite Thoroughbreds, Louisiana
Sazerac Girl ($91,350)9645191431$1,326,46698
119Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
N/A
Saudi Arabia
Badabing Badaboom ($99,029)10441297392$1,326,35698
120Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
$20,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Majestic Affair ($186,467)6831165291$1,308,44099
121Yankee Gentleman  
Storm Cat, 1999
$3,500
Le Mesa Stallions, Louisiana
Icy Gentleman ($135,000)10053198531$1,295,467100
122Bustin Stones  
City Zip, 2004
$2,500
Waldorf Farm, New York
Bust Another ($220,800)5631156311$1,291,260100
123Graeme Hall  
Dehere, 1997
Private
Almusaadiyah Stud, Saudi Arabia
You Bought Her ($99,547)9547192461$1,289,342100
124Ministers Wild Cat  
Deputy Minister, 2000
$5,000
Tommy Town Thoroughbreds, California
Toledo Eddie ($171,350)7032-7032-$1,288,927100
125Silver Train  
Old Trieste, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Meanbone ($72,225)9843-9039-$1,266,25796
126First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$15,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Durango ($101,800)8139-7337-$1,242,56798
127Pollard's Vision  
Carson City, 2001
$3,000
Mighty Acres, Oklahoma
Eye Luv Lulu ($101,867)8336-8136-$1,241,73498
128Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$6,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
Larco Mar ($81,200)11355-9650-$1,234,76999
129Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
$12,500
Castleton Lyons, Kentucky
Sir Dudley Digges ($530,813)7420267181$1,225,35693
130Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Control Stake ($65,930)117471110441$1,219,67490
131Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Private
Korea, Republic of Korea
Divine Warrior ($80,270)9044182421$1,214,60499
132Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
$3,000 (CAN)
Colebrook Farms Stallion Station, Canada
River Maid ($143,259)8037180371$1,211,222100
133Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Died 2012
Kentucky
Leigh Court ($106,462)105442100432$1,210,33899
134D'wildcat  
Forest Wildcat, 1998
$3,500
Whispering Oaks Farm, Louisiana
Guns Loaded ($149,337)8239279382$1,207,752100
135Awesome of Course  
Awesome Again, 2000
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Awesome Banner ($270,835)6530264302$1,200,759100
136Fairbanks  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$2,500
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Cosmic Destiny ($108,520)9226-8826-$1,199,423100
137U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
$3,000
Rancho San Miguel, California
Gloves Off ($68,580)13647-12443-$1,196,86097
138Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
$7,500 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Neshama ($279,881)6517365173$1,150,700100
139Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
$2,500
Mapleton Thoroughbred Farm, Ohio
Calgary Cat ($87,941)7535171321$1,147,24299
140Closing Argument  
Successful Appeal, 2002
$4,000
Whispering Oaks Farm, Louisiana
Smack Smack ($244,786)7131266312$1,126,255100
141Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Died 2013
Kentucky
Ready Intaglio ($66,372)117451109431$1,124,59199
142Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
$5,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Great Minds ($198,400)7233169321$1,108,727100
143Salute the Sarge  
Forest Wildcat, 2005
Private
Abo Al Roos Stud, Saudi Arabia
Salutos Amigos ($448,500)5927256272$1,101,22597
144Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
$3,500
River Oaks Farm, Inc., Oklahoma
Rocket Heat ($147,220)9145285442$1,098,443100
145Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
$7,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Our Way ($94,500)7127266252$1,053,82799
146Frost Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$7,500
Keane Stud Operations, LLC, New York
Frosty Margarita ($111,250)6727265252$1,043,280100
147Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
$6,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Trini Brewnette ($58,266)7631174311$1,036,613100
148Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
N/A
Kentucky
The Great Whiteway ($157,800)6129457284$1,028,53199
149Henrythenavigator  
Kingmambo, 2005
7,500 (Euros)
Coolmore Stud, Ireland
Applicator ($78,710)16356383332$1,027,61566
150Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
N/A
Republic of Korea
Rockford ($70,040)10543-9440-$1,025,692100