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 April 30, 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
Sadler's Joy ($157,480)174525128385$1,826,45182
2Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Celestine ($244,900)14341669174$1,006,58949
3War Front  
Danzig, 2002
American Patriot ($205,200)5818346133$935,36670
4Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Dream Dancing ($97,010)15450957203$841,92626
5Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Dickinson ($426,630)721633941$669,98744
6English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Heart to Heart ($158,580)922425892$629,60665
7Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Pay Any Price ($81,653)15057253171$625,01133
8Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Makarios ($88,220)13843-7316-$620,46541
9Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Heat ($78,280)6823-4713-$608,44757
10Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Inordinate ($71,945)19862173141$585,74418
11City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Spellker ($73,600)16662560151$543,77822
12Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Taghleeb ($125,020)12542251101$539,42831
13Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Bolo ($181,000)722313491$534,57062
14Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Hillhouse High ($124,626)8124440102$528,74742
15Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Taco ($69,900)9338145161$508,25149
16Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Enterprising ($274,600)662112671$502,67556
17Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($168,500)5016-196-$487,06156
18Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Conquest Hardcandy ($82,700)13743650102$484,94018
19Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Family Meeting ($121,380)9535132101$437,19037
20Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Galleon Mast ($64,200)104241538-$429,60835
21Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Stormy Liberal ($142,200)812614091$420,41048
22Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Liam the Charmer ($80,400)9628-429-$411,67327
23Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Somethingelse ($69,500)8024-4411-$405,28962
24Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Mongo Nation ($47,180)12941244101$388,73625
25Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($120,000)40922962$376,57078
26More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Made You Look ($69,940)9020246102$374,77744
27Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
Chubby Star ($47,620)1656344712-$373,92111
28Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Delta Prince ($63,600)6129-3212-$371,21039
29Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($124,700)983482773$365,12519
30Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Pee Wee Reese ($88,920)8641-286-$357,80434
31Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
Trust Factor ($63,600)8927-4711-$353,58651
32Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Morticia ($92,905)6329322111$348,39030
33Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
Inspector Lynley ($91,000)1192715871$340,29436
34Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Party Boat ($70,800)1305354072$340,24113
35Get Stormy  
Stormy Atlantic, 2006
Fifty Five ($133,600)33912161$334,62983
36Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($240,000)621911941$327,46646
37Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Patterson Cross ($75,600)83181424-$322,04435
38Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Our Way ($85,560)743112691$312,90141
39American Post (GB)  
Bering, 2001
Itsinthepost (FR) ($310,000)211211$310,56589
40The Factor  
War Front, 2008
Youngest Daughter ($46,000)56243219-$308,04330
41Blame  
Arch, 2006
Nobody's Fault ($54,000)86281427-$303,63932
42Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Muggsamatic ($60,000)8737229111$299,91031
43Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Partly Mocha ($85,000)872912471$298,82031
44Dubawi (IRE)  
Dubai Millennium, 2002
Almanaar (GB) ($247,690)311311$294,070100
45Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Mercy Ann ($45,500)90342318-$286,07517
46Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
La Coronel ($105,000)1315214291$280,65118
47Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Ceeme Run Wild ($53,680)95392309-$279,53214
48Champs Elysees (GB)  
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($207,390)211211$276,190100
49Sidney's Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Fabozzi ($58,140)6128-238-$274,75435
50Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
Global Entry ($41,080)9226-348-$273,41627
51Surf Cat  
Sir Cat, 2002
Sircat Sally ($260,660)2281311$269,48165
52Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
Conquest Babayaga ($70,200)103314255-$258,28510
53Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
Albert Charles ($27,290)92202386-$251,15413
54Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Proctor's Ledge ($65,300)117414328-$249,4916
55Badge of Silver  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($184,400)31811331$246,76270
56Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Siding Spring ($73,500)9634-245-$246,53620
57Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Glacier ($42,240)96311367-$245,01123
58Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Macagone ($63,500)771613671$241,71048
59Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Illuminant ($48,593)1103954061$237,77710
60Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
My Third Eye ($32,400)7121-348-$235,11441
61Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
You Missed It ($40,800)9129-364-$234,32414
62Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flatlined ($121,210)1213222941$230,64515
63Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Goseecal ($57,240)71231236-$227,06130
64Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
All Included ($198,860)803331421$226,27015
65Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Dressed to a T ($54,633)43131151-$220,88430
66First Defence  
Unbridled's Song, 2004
Antonoe ($44,400)53271177-$217,82127
67Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($144,903)662721521$212,69921
68Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Believe in Bertie ($81,000)792512451$204,93931
69Azamour (IRE)  
Night Shift, 2001
Goodyearforroses (IRE) ($177,300)321321$204,855100
70Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
El Talento ($45,000)84321238-$203,30821
71In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Calculator ($35,800)6321-318-$201,06740
72Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Place des Vosges ($71,760)70251185-$196,05420
73Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Pacific Wind ($32,400)100375215-$196,0516
74Cape Blanco (IRE)  
Galileo, 2007
Molly O'Shea ($40,520)6017-348-$187,44755
75Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Summersault ($148,600)471211531$184,25338
76Mineshaft  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Prince of Arabia ($56,000)115362214-$181,38210
77Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Vagabond Princess ($34,620)89241313-$179,73321
78Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
Bernadiva ($34,800)103313317-$171,0228
79Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Calle Kingpin ($31,290)81262253-$170,91312
80Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
Freudie Anne ($78,450)83191253-$170,00618
81Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Don't Split Tens ($27,840)14851-369-$169,65714
82Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Anita Partner (IRE) ($62,800)140461334-$169,53411
83Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Sir Sebastian ($37,530)87262225-$165,40721
84Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
Manitoulin ($43,200)81222205-$164,98616
85Good Journey  
Nureyev, 1996
Ashley's Charms ($33,090)3112-173-$163,71741
86Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Enola Gray ($150,000)1982311$162,25633
87Game Plan  
Danzig, 1993
Ashleyluvssugar ($161,500)521211$161,84594
88Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Sawyer's Hill ($70,425)7719-173-$161,18326
89Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Kencho ($59,320)7718-164-$160,47923
90Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Ward 'n Jerry ($82,913)8934-122-$158,92613
91Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Wealthy Shipman ($47,800)65261152-$153,58518
92First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
Judy's Chance ($33,450)82351304-$152,49514
93Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Lady Eli ($70,000)62272193-$144,59417
94Brilliant Speed  
Dynaformer, 2008
Erasmo's Dream ($55,094)127-84-$134,78468
95Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Hunter O'Riley ($46,400)99362134-$134,55111
96Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Comma Sister ($32,400)9725-342-$134,24516
97Showcasing (GB)  
Oasis Dream, 2007
Prize Exhibit (GB) ($75,765)631521$133,34595
98Wilburn  
Bernardini, 2008
India Mantuana ($45,540)85251176-$132,95617
99Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Elizabeth Aurora ($29,350)6519-224-$132,95032
100Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Mai Tai ($59,360)3914-133-$131,01135
101Oasis Dream (GB)  
Green Desert, 2000
Sweet Dragon Fly (GB) ($47,385)73-53-$126,65099
102Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Prime Attraction ($34,800)87283363-$125,7902
103Bodemeister  
Empire Maker, 2009
Kenda ($43,200)60132202-$125,17811
104Fort Prado  
El Prado, 2001
Prado's Sweet Ride ($48,070)4911-214-$123,72759
105Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
World Approval ($60,000)1003622331$122,9039
106Aussie Rules  
Danehill, 2003
Light In Paris (IRE) ($108,750)311211$121,070100
107Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
Scuba Sue ($72,000)4519-75-$120,50522
108Gemologist  
Tiznow, 2009
Eloy Rod ($31,240)60161132-$119,23316
109High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
Zoot Suit ($44,600)101352303-$117,79610
110Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Uncle Sigh ($35,400)3711173-$117,73517
111Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Salient ($32,400)7428-155-$117,40319
112Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
Jojo's Dream ($25,440)89241196-$117,02213
113Disco Rico  
Citidancer, 1997
Disco Partner ($90,000)1631411$116,99055
114Sir Percy (GB)  
Mark of Esteem, 2003
Wake Forest (GER) ($116,560)111111$116,560100
115General Quarters  
Sky Mesa, 2006
Queens Quarters ($23,692)29101134-$116,22437
116Dansili (GB)  
Danehill, 1996
Danilovna (IRE) ($45,000)631631$115,036100
117With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
Grace Appeal ($31,960)7627-123-$112,90517
118Indy Wind  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Starship Jubilee ($92,400)1810-32-$110,57042
119Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Carson Kan ($28,400)65182173-$109,84513
120Footstepsinthesand (GB)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Sandiva (IRE) ($105,540)311311$107,295100
121First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Saburai ($35,640)69241173-$105,09711
122Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Cordon ($24,000)11039-303-$103,3339
123War Chant  
Danzig, 1997
Lilly's Dream ($43,600)359-213-$103,19846
124Myboycharlie (IRE)  
Danetime, 2005
Sweet Charity (FR) ($58,800)31-31-$102,360100
125Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
Powerline ($26,010)116462284-$101,8077
126Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Fact Check ($24,840)108434193-$101,3907
127Girolamo  
A.P. Indy, 2006
Bareeqa ($49,500)55241113-$96,0289
128J P's Gusto  
Successful Appeal, 2008
White Smoke ($39,950)1711-75-$95,16543
129Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
Stella Performance ($22,800)8329-182-$94,5967
130Sing Baby Sing  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Bonjour Baby ($14,880)3611-206-$94,09944
131Gone Astray  
Dixie Union, 2006
Sassy Astray ($17,370)7024-315-$93,91015
132Quiet American  
Fappiano, 1986
Quiet Business ($93,410)2351511$93,67346
133Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Hogy ($65,380)47151611$93,37514
134Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Hampstead Heath ($19,000)62202222-$92,37710
135Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
My Cowboy ($25,090)63201232-$91,96013
136Mr. Big  
Dynaformer, 2003
Big Score ($90,000)641211$90,22569
137Lasting Approval  
With Approval, 1994
Kasaqui (ARG) ($90,000)1--1--$90,000100
138Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Ambitious Brew ($80,200)1451511$88,47162
139Skipshot  
Skip Away, 2007
Vasilika ($31,460)134-93-$88,04070
140Mass Media  
Touch Gold, 2001
More Mia ($30,540)5019-123-$87,81021
141Creative Cause  
Giant's Causeway, 2009
Creative Courage ($22,800)46132193-$87,02513
142Biondetti  
Bernardini, 2008
Biondetti Song ($33,800)3310-143-$86,55536
143Alert (ARG)  
Southern Halo, 2002
Power Alert (AUS) ($86,475)111111$86,475100
144Sir Prancealot (IRE)  
Tamayuz, 2010
Beau Recall (IRE) ($49,320)32-32-$86,409100
145Shakespeare  
Theatrical, 2001
Sir Searsucker ($18,480)309-155-$83,41734
146Kitalpha  
Mr. Prospector, 1999
Kharafa ($30,000)339-122-$83,15733
147Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Oso ($18,000)69251202-$82,8858
148Big Drama  
Montbrook, 2006
Grace's Drama ($20,820)4617-233-$81,16520
149U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Fun Guy ($25,140)7825-244-$80,65717
150Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Khaleesi Kat ($34,200)7130-163-$80,4879