2017 Leading Turf Sires

For stallions represented by a runner in North America, the leaders are arranged by earnings in North American grass races through March 26, 2017, as supplied to BloodHorse. Statistics reflect North American racing only. The (%) column reflects the percentage of turf earnings from total earnings on all surfaces.

All SurfacesTurf
#StallionChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
'17 Earnings(%)
1Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Kitten's Cat ($84,810)149403104293$1,085,46280
2Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Dream Dancing ($90,760)13241744183$672,66228
3Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Conquest Farenheit ($94,800)11627456102$475,14940
4Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Pay Any Price ($64,453)14145245131$431,34031
5Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Bolo ($168,000)671912971$428,32163
6English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Heart to Heart ($98,580)772114581$406,27966
7Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Dickinson ($216,630)611313141$367,26250
8War Front  
Danzig, 2002
Compelled ($39,200)4610-377-$363,99553
9Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Taghleeb ($115,320)1123613681$360,43332
10Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Shehastheritestuff ($58,240)6316-367-$359,74551
11Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($167,500)4413-163-$356,79755
12Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Beach View ($44,800)11830-5310-$342,47539
13Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Taco ($69,900)8329137101$315,29043
14Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Family Meeting ($61,380)802712481$304,97439
15City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
City Storm ($32,400)1464433810-$298,93719
16Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($240,000)571111631$296,90552
17Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Pretty Girl (ARG) ($40,000)17844-568-$283,04112
18Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($124,700)922852162$277,76219
19Champs Elysees (GB)  
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($207,390)211211$276,190100
20More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Made You Look ($69,940)711423372$273,90043
21Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Enterprising ($94,600)581712561$258,85551
22Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
Swinging Star ($32,400)1515233810-$257,75414
23Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Stormy Liberal ($95,100)701813061$256,25444
24Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Mongo Nation ($47,180)1102813371$256,06326
25Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Stallion Heiress ($63,190)621522671$253,38435
26Get Stormy  
Stormy Atlantic, 2006
Fifty Five ($123,600)30611741$252,05088
27Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Chocolate Ride ($38,900)118364318-$248,58413
28Dubawi (IRE)  
Dubai Millennium, 2002
Almanaar (GB) ($247,690)111111$247,690100
29Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Ceeme Run Wild ($50,320)8227-249-$239,80127
30Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Somethingelse ($40,200)6817-337-$237,10061
31Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Galleon Mast ($36,000)8617-386-$236,70639
32Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
Inspector Lynley ($90,000)1082114541$232,22535
33Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Our Way ($60,760)632312071$226,25039
34Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Miss Sunset ($60,285)1163733151$221,29513
35Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Liam the Charmer ($45,600)7421-316-$213,51526
36Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Morticia ($67,905)531621761$212,28328
37Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Tribal Fighter ($44,025)7829-213-$212,16228
38Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Partly Mocha ($75,000)802511951$210,08028
39Badge of Silver  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($159,400)29711021$203,08571
40Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flatlined ($120,820)1062522141$201,32018
41Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Halloween Horror ($33,600)76262236-$197,51517
42Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Betty Draper ($33,600)5722-277-$195,07530
43Azamour (IRE)  
Night Shift, 2001
Goodyearforroses (IRE) ($166,800)321321$194,355100
44Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($144,570)532021221$190,13928
45Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
Global Entry ($27,880)8122-317-$189,60328
46Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
My Girl Corey ($56,000)8226-195-$184,75722
47Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
Trust Factor ($37,200)7719-388-$182,21247
48Surf Cat  
Sir Cat, 2002
Sircat Sally ($170,660)1451311$179,48169
49Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Proctor's Ledge ($52,800)92303177-$174,1615
50Blame  
Arch, 2006
Nobody's Fault ($25,200)70201295-$163,40527
51Game Plan  
Danzig, 1993
Ashleyluvssugar ($161,500)521211$161,84596
52Cape Blanco (IRE)  
Galileo, 2007
Molly O'Shea ($38,000)5414-307-$161,43760
53Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Isotherm ($120,000)28412121$161,06076
54Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Enola Gray ($150,000)1551211$160,80053
55Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Evicted ($38,880)6615-276-$160,46644
56American Post (GB)  
Bering, 2001
Itsinthepost (FR) ($160,000)211211$160,43080
57The Factor  
War Front, 2008
Cistron ($43,140)46171175-$158,51531
58Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Patterson Cross ($56,200)72141262-$157,72925
59Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Dressed to a T ($54,633)39121101-$157,07128
60Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
Motown Lady ($32,000)90253195-$155,99911
61In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Calculator ($34,800)5417-266-$152,60041
62Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Starship Thor ($46,800)61141214-$147,39528
63Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Glacier ($38,880)85231244-$146,76819
64Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Believe in Bertie ($81,000)692011831$141,16032
65Sidney's Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Fabozzi ($39,540)4919-114-$138,83528
66Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Vagabond Princess ($32,400)76211253-$130,90219
67Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Illuminant ($46,260)932832921$130,0959
68Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
Albert Charles ($26,040)79131313-$128,67515
69Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Whiskey Bravo ($49,380)6716-134-$128,39624
70Good Journey  
Nureyev, 1996
Ashley's Charms ($32,745)2810-112-$124,26542
71Wilburn  
Bernardini, 2008
India Mantuana ($45,540)75191156-$116,57421
72Sir Percy (GB)  
Mark of Esteem, 2003
Wake Forest (GER) ($116,560)111111$116,560100
73Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
Trickita ($22,400)5712-262-$114,82031
74Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
One Last Shot ($24,000)74241245-$113,86918
75Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Euroboss ($29,820)67211192-$111,88614
76Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Pacific Wind ($32,400)87264163-$110,8086
77First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
Gray Dude ($22,720)7426-263-$108,54514
78Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
Sky My Sky ($24,600)87212234-$107,11111
79Footstepsinthesand (GB)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Sandiva (IRE) ($105,540)211211$107,070100
80Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Elizabeth Aurora ($29,350)5216-183-$106,24537
81Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Special Ops ($25,200)69241155-$105,89521
82Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
Jojo's Dream ($25,440)7217-176-$105,58220
83Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Place des Vosges ($36,960)59171133-$100,31020
84Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Sir Sebastian ($34,620)7422-105-$100,03619
85Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Ward 'n Jerry ($73,085)8126-101-$99,11911
86Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Carson Kan ($28,400)58142143-$98,93515
87Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Wealthy Shipman ($40,200)5216-132-$98,83519
88Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Comma Sister ($32,400)8219-262-$97,74218
89Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
All Included ($76,100)76271111-$97,26510
90Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Try Your Luck ($18,600)7713-29--$95,74310
91Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
La Coronel ($30,000)11734-274-$95,2539
92Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
Bobby G ($32,400)75151153-$91,23314
93Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Don't Split Tens ($25,080)13330-275-$91,05712
94Showcasing (GB)  
Oasis Dream, 2007
Prize Exhibit (GB) ($75,420)621511$87,08092
95Alert (ARG)  
Southern Halo, 2002
Power Alert (AUS) ($86,475)111111$86,475100
96Indy Wind  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Starship Jubilee ($64,200)189-32-$82,00038
97Myboycharlie (IRE)  
Danetime, 2005
Sweet Charity (FR) ($47,200)21-21-$80,800100
98Fort Prado  
El Prado, 2001
Prado's Sweet Ride ($18,000)448-193-$76,85653
99Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Anita Partner (IRE) ($29,200)124351202-$73,6157
100With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
Grace Appeal ($30,760)6321-92-$72,93517
101Desert Code  
E Dubai, 2004
Desert Steel ($38,000)267-21-$72,50033
102General Quarters  
Sky Mesa, 2006
Queens Quarters ($23,692)2781113-$71,81736
103Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Hogy ($45,380)3991411$71,58015
104Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
Scuba Sue ($60,000)419-32-$71,50025
105After Market  
Storm Cat, 2003
Stormquility ($40,000)3091931$70,52741
106Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Mai Tai ($44,800)3310-102-$70,27328
107Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
My Cowboy ($24,885)58171201-$68,80514
108Skipshot  
Skip Away, 2007
Vasilika ($31,460)123-82-$68,71074
109Bodemeister  
Empire Maker, 2009
Lizmeister ($17,625)47101171-$66,84016
110Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Western Reserve ($25,000)309142-$66,29513
111Brother Derek  
Benchmark, 2003
Derek's Smile ($45,570)2961621$65,73838
112First Defence  
Unbridled's Song, 2004
El Cojo Paa ($12,005)47191123-$65,67415
113Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Princess Roi ($55,600)115-22-$65,57655
114Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
Cut to Order ($31,990)5711-142-$65,46523
115Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
Bonita ($13,930)105342153-$64,9826
116Oasis Dream (GB)  
Green Desert, 2000
Adonis Creed (FR) ($36,600)72-52-$64,85098
117Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Sawyer's Hill ($32,280)6313-141-$64,58519
118Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Prime Attraction ($34,800)79233251-$64,5441
119Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
Freudie Anne ($52,800)6715182-$64,17410
120Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Ambitious Brew ($60,000)1351411$63,56562
121Magna Graduate  
Honor Grades, 2002
Magna Breeze ($30,100)4081521$63,52028
122Sing Baby Sing  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Kissthatbabygoodby ($13,845)319-164-$62,73737
123Aussie Rules  
Danehill, 2003
Light In Paris (IRE) ($48,750)31-21-$61,070100
124Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Dubai Bob ($20,580)5618-112-$61,02714
125Baryshnikov  
Empire Maker, 2006
Queen Del Valle ($60,796)21-11-$60,79689
126Le Havre (IRE)  
Noverre, 2006
Rymska (FR) ($59,520)111111$59,520100
127Gemologist  
Tiznow, 2009
Eloy Rod ($26,400)51131101-$59,24512
128Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Total Joint ($32,000)8329252-$58,9506
129Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Cordon ($24,000)9226-192-$58,9098
130Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
Bird Is the Word ($37,170)5618282-$58,8657
131Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Trust in Diane ($11,780)58172171-$58,5278
132Songandaprayer  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
Rosary Man ($25,200)8323182-$57,4889
133A. P. Delta  
A.P. Indy, 1997
U R My Last Chance ($57,200)51-11-$57,20089
134Big Drama  
Montbrook, 2006
Grace's Drama ($20,580)4011-182-$56,76722
135Shakespeare  
Theatrical, 2001
Sir Searsucker ($15,570)236-104-$56,38033
136Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Refer ($37,200)48181122-$55,96312
137Creative Cause  
Giant's Causeway, 2009
Creative Courage ($22,800)4192132-$55,79513
138Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
Stella Performance ($22,800)7518-121-$55,5616
139My Friend Max  
Danzig, 1992
Fancy Madelyn ($54,890)93-11-$54,89069
140J P's Gusto  
Successful Appeal, 2008
White Smoke ($39,950)137-42-$54,57040
141Sir Prancealot (IRE)  
Tamayuz, 2010
Beau Recall (IRE) ($49,320)31-21-$54,309100
142Tapizar  
Tapit, 2008
Untimed Play ($34,580)4314181-$54,04513
143Brilliant Speed  
Dynaformer, 2008
Erasmo's Dream ($50,244)94-41-$53,86447
144Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
Rapid Rhythm ($45,000)612031011$53,0729
145First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Saburai ($35,640)63171111-$52,30010
146Biondetti  
Bernardini, 2008
Biondetti Song ($19,800)278-112-$51,59530
147Rock Slide  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Ten Carat Rock ($50,220)2161311$51,04025
148Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Fact Check ($18,240)96322141-$51,0305
149Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Table for Three ($14,040)6416-112-$49,66614
150Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
McKenzie Honey ($17,670)5916-131-$49,41014