2015 Leading Sires by North American Earnings

For stallions that stand, will stand, or stood (deceased) in North America (stallions exported prior to the 2011 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 August 27, 2015. 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'15 Stud Fee/ FarmChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsSWrsRnrsWnrsSWnrs'15 Earnings(%)
1Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
$300,000
Gainesway, Kentucky
Frosted ($1,186,200)2651281624212015$10,730,63193
2Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
$125,000
Darley, Kentucky
Golden Lad ($382,400)22298201858518$7,281,75486
3Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
$60,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
American Pharoah ($5,268,800)9640390372$7,098,098100
4Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
$85,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Carpe Diem ($810,000)2771191221810111$6,958,83894
5Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
$60,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Shared Belief ($900,000)24911582311107$6,664,20089
6Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
$95,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Mr. Z ($596,052)26911082541038$5,859,62797
7Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
$35,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Curalina ($710,200)188887159767$5,841,65997
8Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
$100,000
Ramsey Farm, Inc., Kentucky
Big Blue Kitten ($761,000)244957213846$5,648,50694
9Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
$80,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Force the Pass ($1,074,634)2039310156727$5,262,67675
10City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Ready for Rye ($349,360)23311982261168$5,228,46499
11Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
$60,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Moreno ($1,157,250)1507010135649$5,212,54997
12Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
$35,000
Darley, Kentucky
Wedding Toast ($748,756)202909166799$5,191,02995
13Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
$35,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
El Kabeir ($500,000)2018913181808$4,768,24194
14Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$20,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Upstart ($657,680)187869181859$4,528,014100
15Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
$35,000
Darley, Kentucky
Hard Not to Like ($540,000)210916155734$4,502,55280
16Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Died 2015
Journeyman Stud, Florida
Wild Dude ($454,667)21211242031063$4,441,97196
17Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
House Rules ($391,416)183916143775$4,273,91686
18Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Died 2013
Kentucky
Fantastic Style ($260,800)23710962211003$4,226,61488
19Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
$85,000
Darley, Kentucky
Dame Dorothy ($437,840)214713160593$4,204,15092
20Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
$35,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Pangburn ($174,111)21611122011032$4,166,93998
21Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Itsaknockout ($313,760)194858169818$4,033,08997
22Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
$12,500
Gainesway, Kentucky
Materiality ($686,028)165715158675$3,756,47099
23Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
$75,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Tiz Shea D ($460,056)187758173698$3,690,27496
24Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
$8,500
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Dortmund ($1,220,000)134524120474$3,683,19598
25More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
$50,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Consumer Credit ($235,900)212917166737$3,610,62991
26Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
$30,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Appealing Tale ($345,750)222745184645$3,474,87391
27Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
$10,000
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
La Verdad ($390,000)164845154815$3,451,88798
28Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Died 2011
Kentucky
By the Moon ($270,640)128539119488$3,413,76091
29Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Died 2015
Lane's End, Kentucky
Smart Transition ($147,160)196818161665$3,406,65280
30Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
$20,000
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Dynamic Sky ($142,881)201864186814$3,405,74899
31Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
N/A
Farm in Korea, Republic of Korea
Hoppertunity ($401,000)188864162733$3,368,68693
32Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
$6,500
Ballena Vista Farm, California
Bluegrass Singer ($173,320)2181085193974$3,306,22994
33Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Died 2013
Kentucky
Liam's Map ($284,000)160715143615$3,299,15693
34Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
$7,500
Lane's End, Kentucky
Hillbilly Royalty ($127,606)2161003201953$3,261,38697
35Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Private
Moved to Korea, Republic of Korea
Condo Commando ($250,000)167694159674$3,212,15299
36Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Died 2014
California
Spanish Queen ($423,600)147786145786$3,124,345100
37Mineshaft  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$25,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Effinex ($436,400)135644125624$3,113,40098
38A.P. Indy  
Seattle Slew, 1989
Pensioned
Kentucky
Honor Code ($1,535,660)4627741257$3,102,29699
39Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
$25,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Rosalind ($239,700)172794155724$3,100,69397
40Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
$7,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
War Story ($295,000)185894177834$3,085,46597
41Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Died 2015
Republic of Korea
Sarah Sis ($306,400)178942166892$3,057,14799
42Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
$7,500
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
International Star ($810,000)174813146693$3,035,63895
43Rockport Harbor  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Memphisinmay ($144,386)172915158854$2,958,35497
44English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
$25,000
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
The Pizza Man ($648,600)138516124476$2,955,12878
45Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Died 2011
Kentucky
Tepin ($672,520)167792145742$2,822,85493
46Henny Hughes  
Hennessy, 2003
3,000,000 (Yen)
Yushun Stallion Station, Japan
Beholder ($888,300)11151783425$2,777,59085
47Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
$10,000
Darley, Kentucky
Holy Boss ($292,000)118626106565$2,756,21597
48Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
$10,000
Sequel Stallions New York, New York
Perfect Freud ($132,350)141585139574$2,744,263100
49Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
$17,500
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Lady Sabelia ($267,000)157612151601$2,712,29690
50Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
N/A
Republic of Korea
Quality Rocks ($198,400)148714140684$2,700,41599
51Pulpit  
A.P. Indy, 1994
Died 2012
Kentucky
Lord Nelson ($213,700)131573121513$2,700,34596
52Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
$25,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Madefromlucky ($841,700)7833468284$2,674,22199
53Posse  
Silver Deputy, 2000
$5,000
Rockridge Stud, New York
Possessed ($191,375)151612146602$2,666,09899
54Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
$12,500
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
I'm a Chatterbox ($692,000)8244878448$2,663,34399
55War Front  
Danzig, 2002
$150,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Jack Milton ($286,234)128461188328$2,658,72470
56Arch  
Kris S., 1995
$40,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Grand Arch ($349,100)146634104474$2,653,06190
57Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
$20,000
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Ball Dancing ($223,000)147769126664$2,578,51291
58Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
$7,500
Darley, Kentucky
Dads Caps ($340,000)149626129535$2,567,65892
59Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$10,000
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Pants On Fire ($144,640)152633147623$2,554,16799
60Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Conquest Typhoon ($121,500)166637148576$2,506,99297
61Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
$20,000
Harris Farms, California
Bobby Z Man ($158,084)110542109542$2,504,078100
62Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
N/A
Pure Tactics ($117,500)142724129692$2,442,60781
63Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Gimme Da Lute ($567,560)115464106434$2,442,43899
64Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
$10,000
Walmac Farm, Kentucky
Ageless ($184,976)132675118635$2,429,99398
65Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
$40,000
Darley, Kentucky
Saratoga Dreamer ($137,400)212798129545$2,418,31476
66Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
$20,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Private Zone ($711,300)132534120491$2,413,54889
67Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Stiffed ($132,200)152735142684$2,410,57098
68Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
N/A
Wilgerbosdrift Stud, South Africa
Firespike ($134,035)126633117593$2,378,36098
69Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
$25,000
Juddmonte Farms, Kentucky
Filimbi ($194,500)155593120502$2,351,19385
70Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
$10,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Cocked and Loaded ($163,420)131571122541$2,298,44699
71Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
$10,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Lakeside Sunset ($126,000)142663132602$2,178,81296
72With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
$7,500
Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, LLC, Florida
Distinctiv Passion ($140,220)151772144762$2,177,372100
73Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
$5,000
Gainesway, Kentucky
Noble Bird ($458,018)109564102504$2,095,95196
74Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
$20,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Lovely Maria ($944,400)4722446224$2,059,936100
75Super Saver  
Maria's Mon, 2007
$35,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Embellish the Lace ($385,140)8933384323$2,058,961100
76Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
$10,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Include Betty ($574,500)8738481364$2,056,68097
77Graeme Hall  
Dehere, 1997
N/A
Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia
You Bought Her ($131,000)120601115581$2,038,792100
78Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
14,000 (Pounds)
Lanwades Stud, England
Katie's Eyes ($177,792)115586101515$1,978,46594
79Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Died 2014
Kentucky
Street Story ($156,220)187801100391$1,957,78162
80Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
$11,000
Turkey Jockey Club Izmit Stallion Complex, Turkey
Ulanbator ($134,868)107581104561$1,917,26299
81Pollard's Vision  
Carson City, 2001
$6,500
Pleasant Acres Stallions, Florida
Twentytwentyvision ($257,480)106502103492$1,914,79999
82Notional  
In Excess, 2004
$2,000
Rockin' Z Ranch, Oklahoma
Far Right ($485,080)118601110561$1,889,98399
83Officer  
Bertrando, 1999
N/A
Republic of Korea
Princess Violet ($360,000)8545476424$1,871,86195
84Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
$17,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
Eskenformoney ($127,200)7935473334$1,870,23399
85Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
$4,000 (CAN)
T. C. Westmeath Stud Farm, Inc., Canada
She's Explosive ($140,202)110432110432$1,852,472100
86Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
$35,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
One Sided ($118,900)8734182311$1,842,14798
87First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$15,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Lea ($322,000)9336484344$1,838,41563
88Songandaprayer  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
$4,500
The Stallion Station @ Copper Crowne, Louisiana
Raised a Secret ($74,038)139601133581$1,838,28199
89Empire Maker  
Unbridled, 2000
3,500,000 (Yen)
JBBA Shizunai Stallion Station, Japan
Frivolous ($273,320)26888395372$1,836,62253
90Not For Love  
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Pensioned
Northview Stallion Station, Maryland
Loverbil ($107,326)9640-9540-$1,832,835100
91Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Died 2012
Kentucky
Twilight Eclipse ($368,200)7844376422$1,820,24879
92Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
$3,000
Magali Farms, California
Motown Men ($245,078)6735267352$1,811,963100
93Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$7,500
Darley, Kentucky
Lady Shipman ($253,600)6327461264$1,810,667100
94Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
$25,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Tencendur ($347,500)8433182331$1,808,55999
95Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
$7,500
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Lady Eli ($730,000)7340368392$1,801,712100
96Blame  
Arch, 2006
$20,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
March ($502,500)6530354273$1,781,71696
97Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
$75,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Mission Driven ($75,196)13662-11954-$1,740,19095
98Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
$3,000 (CAN)
Peaceful Valley Farms, Canada
Tahnee ($122,662)9640296402$1,736,302100
99Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Died 2013
Kentucky
Knights Nation ($118,050)12965-12062-$1,712,00899
100Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
$15,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Sycamore Lane ($103,480)14952-13647-$1,710,89995
101Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
$4,000
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Old Time Hockey ($91,000)9744290442$1,708,96597
102Exclusive Quality  
Elusive Quality, 2003
$2,500
Journeyman Stud, Florida
Sr. Quisqueyano ($186,400)109482105462$1,661,259100
103Line of David  
Lion Heart, 2007
$3,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Firing Line ($830,000)4020238202$1,636,144100
104Corinthian  
Pulpit, 2003
$4,000
Pin Oak Lane Farm, Pennsylvania
Frivolity ($73,000)16969115766-$1,633,66696
105Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
$7,500
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Roman Approval ($131,725)11163396563$1,623,99281
106Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
$5,000
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Rivers Run Deep ($186,800)8647385473$1,618,822100
107Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
$5,000
Clear Creek Stud, LLC, Louisiana
Gentlemen's Bet ($97,190)119471112451$1,611,28395
108D'wildcat  
Forest Wildcat, 1998
$3,500
Whispering Oaks Farm, Louisiana
Amelia's Wild Ride ($170,890)9047388463$1,600,37199
109Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
$10,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Patrioticandproud ($110,177)115521102511$1,597,75999
110Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$12,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
Sweet Whiskey ($95,400)9941-9539-$1,591,76195
111E Dubai  
Mr. Prospector, 1998
$3,500
Elite Thoroughbreds, Louisiana
Oliver's Tale ($82,500)131671121621$1,580,67394
112Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
$35,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Strict Compliance ($227,600)6637263342$1,570,51394
113Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
$10,000
Vessels Stallion Farm, California
Mrazek ($135,810)5330253302$1,563,846100
114Harlington  
Unbridled, 2002
Private
Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia
Room for Me ($227,100)5631253312$1,542,940100
115Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
1,500,000 (Yen)
East Stud, Japan
Jules N Rome ($121,912)9651290462$1,501,97294
116Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
$5,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Simple Surprise ($88,500)9149183461$1,487,92066
117Utopia (JPN)  
Forty Niner, 2000
N/A
Turkey
Forever Utopia ($112,766)11750-11149-$1,482,437100
118Tale of Ekati  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
$15,000
Darby Dan Farm, Kentucky
Tale of Verve ($385,190)5627150261$1,477,31898
119Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
$8,000
Drakenstein Stud Farm, South Africa
Phil's Dream ($152,471)9832298322$1,476,924100
120Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
N/A
Kentucky
Serious Talk ($100,170)116521107481$1,464,84099
121Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Died 2012
Kentucky
Adaptor ($83,650)13461-12659-$1,456,82899
122Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
$7,500 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Kingsport ($102,108)9950196501$1,447,27299
123Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
$12,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Bolo ($207,000)7329269262$1,437,13597
124Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$5,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Megyns Gold ($99,685)9041183381$1,429,50291
125Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
N/A
Kentucky
Perfect Set ($96,050)113492106471$1,410,01299
126Yankee Gentleman  
Storm Cat, 1999
$3,500
Le Mesa Stallions, Louisiana
Yankee Dealer ($83,115)111542107542$1,405,98799
127Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
$3,500
River Oaks Farm, Inc., Oklahoma
Rocket Heat ($125,900)10952-10550-$1,404,99598
128Dynaformer  
Roberto, 1985
Died 2012
Kentucky
Danish Dynaformer ($536,256)6623641134$1,403,40374
129Closing Argument  
Successful Appeal, 2002
$4,000
Whispering Oaks Farm, Louisiana
Smack Smack ($141,700)8840283392$1,396,43597
130Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
$5,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Hold for More ($140,100)7336168351$1,391,890100
131Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
$10,000
Harris Farms, California
California Chrome ($100,000)10441-10441-$1,390,63241
132Kodiak Kowboy  
Posse, 2005
N/A
Kentucky
Kikisoblu ($78,336)7642174421$1,361,90696
133Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
$10,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Classy Class ($219,200)8340176351$1,358,70997
134Read the Footnotes  
Smoke Glacken, 2001
$3,500
River Oaks Farm, Inc., Oklahoma
Ex Ex Ex ($109,743)7127169261$1,355,993100
135Fairbanks  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$2,500
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Wavy Needle ($104,542)8135-8135-$1,344,581100
136Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Private
Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia
Wait N C Spring ($93,905)9147184421$1,341,43799
137Magna Graduate  
Honor Grades, 2002
$3,000
Woodford Thoroughbreds, Florida
Bellarmine ($87,780)7844277432$1,329,328100
138City Place  
Storm Cat, 2000
$5,000
Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, LLC, Florida
Stallwalkin' Dude ($443,250)5030147281$1,324,72399
139Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
$3,500
O'Sullivan Farms LLC, West Virginia
Recount ($111,737)9447289462$1,322,13798
140Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
N/A
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($72,000)112552109541$1,307,17099
141Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
$5,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Skylander Girl ($167,730)7434169301$1,303,50595
142Eddington  
Unbridled, 2001
$3,500
Ballena Vista Farm, California
Eddy Gourmet ($96,286)8234378322$1,278,37952
143Lion Hearted  
Storm Cat, 1996
Died 2015
Northview Stallion Station, Maryland
Bazinga B ($69,444)7838-7838-$1,276,793100
144Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Died 2013
Japan
Birdatthewire ($331,310)6824166231$1,261,529100
145Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
$5,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Brooklynsway ($154,500)4821248212$1,261,075100
146Run Away and Hide  
City Zip, 2006
$7,500
Darby Dan Farm, Kentucky
Are You Kidding Me ($217,765)6531265312$1,261,062100
147First Defence  
Unbridled's Song, 2004
$10,000
Juddmonte Farms, Kentucky
Irish Jasper ($268,000)7038450322$1,258,88783
148El Corredor  
Mr. Greeley, 1997
$4,400
Turkey Jockey Club Silivri Stallion Complex, Turkey
Sun and Moon ($118,538)994719243-$1,227,65599
149Pomeroy  
Boundary, 2001
Private
Sulaiman bin Zu'air Stud Farm, Saudi Arabia
Lake Drive South ($89,780)8842185411$1,220,57999
150In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
$2,500
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Puntrooskie ($94,879)7147168461$1,210,22799