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 June 24, 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
Divisidero ($359,100)213788167568$3,451,28585
2War Front  
Danzig, 2002
American Patriot ($205,200)7730568245$1,718,35678
3Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Celestine ($274,900)179678103265$1,689,08046
4Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Mississippi Delta ($236,800)15963296302$1,399,64448
5Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Ascend ($580,000)17463676152$1,358,26728
6Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Dream Dancing ($144,610)184721390284$1,345,77124
7Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Dickinson ($496,630)9631755133$1,252,36045
8Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Good Samaritan ($97,000)240972114261$1,200,73225
9English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Heart to Heart ($206,580)11745483234$1,182,76767
10Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Taghleeb ($206,354)14464470172$1,144,75737
11Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Frostmourne ($298,000)15166764173$1,021,35032
12City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Spellker ($73,867)211887100252$1,015,67726
13Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Arklow ($218,700)10536366142$986,63453
14Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Starlite Style ($137,760)8131158181$983,50664
15Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Stormy Liberal ($233,700)10540258142$937,79757
16Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Green Mask ($198,150)12544376161$898,00844
17Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Pay Any Price ($101,653)17678569222$878,39731
18Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($228,845)5324128101$830,26865
19Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Hillhouse High ($127,626)10340456152$823,35446
20Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Somethingelse ($137,460)10643170221$772,00565
21Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Liam the Charmer ($92,400)1173925915-$771,90631
22Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Family Meeting ($132,830)12349446153$754,89039
23First Defence  
Unbridled's Song, 2004
Antonoe ($419,400)683222291$743,37445
24Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Sir Dudley Digges ($77,400)11252167201$730,27647
25More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Lady Alexandra ($104,500)12439372152$721,50139
26Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Miss Sunset ($120,285)17083768152$713,48218
27Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Sassy Little Lila ($161,800)12029265172$700,15264
28Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
Chubby Star ($72,270)2068967419-$697,23614
29Blame  
Arch, 2006
Nobody's Fault ($99,422)11044365142$690,16738
30Dubawi (IRE)  
Dubai Millennium, 2002
Almanaar (GB) ($247,690)531531$681,380100
31Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
Freudie Anne ($90,950)13239259111$662,79533
32Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Bolo ($181,345)9432151131$659,57755
33Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
Sweeping Paddy ($87,360)12246172191$658,81048
34Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Enterprising ($280,600)8428138101$657,37052
35Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
Beach Patrol ($175,975)15344179101$656,58540
36Azamour (IRE)  
Night Shift, 2001
Hawksmoor (IRE) ($365,000)442432$656,25599
37Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Illuminant ($168,593)1326085572$640,20814
38Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($494,100)773012661$620,62650
39Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Broken Border ($78,600)1164515516-$618,51534
40Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
He's Cheeky ($60,275)1133325711-$584,28820
41Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Marckie's Water ($148,880)1015213991$566,05936
42Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($124,700)11549843113$565,76117
43Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Morticia ($152,905)8246537152$562,14128
44Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Delta Prince ($63,600)7438-4015-$522,45438
45Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($157,500)501323562$521,79375
46Sidney's Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Forgive ($91,756)8438-3912-$519,41641
47Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
La Coronel ($190,560)17779167121$512,64422
48Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Muggsamatic ($66,000)11857247171$509,36133
49Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Our Way ($85,560)9943242161$508,86139
50Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
Conquest Babayaga ($120,200)1294874210-$497,42112
51Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Talaaqy ($72,660)10345339121$493,91819
52Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Big Handsome ($136,800)10941342101$490,24823
53The Factor  
War Front, 2008
Cistron ($113,890)713733711-$483,03231
54Surf Cat  
Sir Cat, 2002
Sircat Sally ($440,660)27121421$480,67970
55Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Proctor's Ledge ($90,800)1566165911-$470,3628
56Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
You Missed It ($42,300)11350-5310-$446,23015
57Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Partly Mocha ($96,976)10239234121$431,64831
58Get Stormy  
Stormy Atlantic, 2006
Fifty Five ($173,600)561613081$430,16475
59Cape Blanco (IRE)  
Galileo, 2007
End Play ($54,300)8730-5916-$422,74264
60Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Anita Partner (IRE) ($121,600)176673578-$421,85216
61Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
Tricky Escape ($35,990)9026-5312-$411,22443
62Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Be Playful ($54,020)115401479-$407,05928
63Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Monster Man ($44,941)1064244811-$405,8504
64Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Believe in Bertie ($159,600)1044014071$405,40136
65Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
Global Entry ($49,580)11442-5011-$404,58325
66Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flatlined ($126,210)1445534471$397,42715
67Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Pacific Wind ($68,400)123546447-$388,1848
68Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
World Approval ($250,000)1335443341$382,94915
69Champs Elysees (GB)  
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($262,390)321321$377,520100
70Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Offering Plan ($75,000)1114014081$373,88631
71Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Siding Spring ($76,200)11753-429-$372,26521
72Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
El Talento ($60,400)1094014212-$363,85026
73Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Ceeme Run Wild ($53,680)1224744911-$360,63614
74Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
B Squared ($64,000)501722131$360,03436
75Mineshaft  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Prince of Arabia ($56,345)144593399-$354,40512
76Disco Rico  
Citidancer, 1997
Disco Partner ($255,000)2561731$353,55468
77Fastnet Rock (AUS)  
Danehill, 2001
Zhukova (IRE) ($240,000)13511031$341,01388
78Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Lady Eli ($250,000)763532641$331,89323
79American Post (GB)  
Bering, 2001
Itsinthepost (FR) ($314,000)211211$314,56589
80Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Place des Vosges ($86,916)92341367-$314,21122
81Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
Manitoulin ($100,800)95312308-$311,90019
82First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
Judy's Chance ($57,450)98461377-$310,06719
83Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Starship Thor ($65,220)85351348-$308,10728
84Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Don't Split Tens ($27,840)18474-6211-$302,59115
85Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
Sky My Sky ($69,750)118404428-$298,65010
86Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
All Included ($200,860)984532541$289,31015
87Showcasing (GB)  
Oasis Dream, 2007
Projected (GB) ($151,760)641531$287,85697
88Game Plan  
Danzig, 1993
Ashleyluvssugar ($281,500)1141211$281,84590
89In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Calculator ($35,800)7731-379-$281,14436
90Wilburn  
Bernardini, 2008
Zuzanna ($56,670)108351388-$275,70422
91Badge of Silver  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($184,400)401811641$270,19148
92Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($150,903)854222631$265,89718
93Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Tower of Texas ($93,429)853623241$259,23216
94Courageous Cat  
Storm Cat, 2006
Feeling Bossy ($54,000)3814-225-$258,29157
95Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
Moonshine Annie ($43,320)1174323010-$252,55815
96Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Axtell ($47,220)121421526-$251,89017
97Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Khaleesi Kat ($41,347)9643-277-$246,07916
98Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
Powerline ($26,435)157652498-$245,47711
99Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Wealthy Shipman ($65,800)91361314-$245,04019
100Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Hunter O'Riley ($58,400)129552276-$242,43513
101Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Someday Soon ($45,000)119532428-$239,25014
102Girolamo  
A.P. Indy, 2006
Bareeqa ($62,900)76322235-$238,04012
103Good Journey  
Nureyev, 1996
Ashley's Charms ($33,090)3716-245-$237,91740
104Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Sir Sebastian ($40,130)112372326-$234,03819
105Lasting Approval  
With Approval, 1994
Kasaqui (ARG) ($233,780)111111$233,780100
106Montjeu (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1996
Red Cardinal (IRE) ($220,000)411411$230,490100
107Sea The Stars (IRE)  
Cape Cross, 2006
September Stars (IRE) ($114,180)521421$229,92095
108Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Summersault ($153,600)521612541$229,57935
109Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Ward 'n Jerry ($82,913)12150-282-$226,73813
110U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Space Cadet ($37,545)10040-438-$226,56525
111Overdriven  
Tale of the Cat, 2009
Arms Runner ($79,500)361711251$225,41038
112Bodemeister  
Empire Maker, 2009
Kenda ($101,700)742443031$221,4086
113Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
Roman Approval ($58,334)6127-185-$216,79422
114Mr. Big  
Dynaformer, 2003
Big Score ($214,500)641211$214,72580
115Shakespeare  
Theatrical, 2001
Keystoneforvictory ($44,780)3514-226-$210,98947
116Idiot Proof  
Benchmark, 2004
Richard's Boy ($193,600)721211$205,94560
117Jazil  
Seeking the Gold, 2003
Farhaan ($152,600)24122831$205,40536
118Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Carson Kan ($28,624)86372265-$204,68914
119War Chant  
Danzig, 1997
Nite Delite ($46,875)4513-305-$204,31849
120Strategic Prince (GB)  
Dansili, 2004
Roca Rojo (IRE) ($198,280)211211$202,785100
121First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Sharp Samurai ($85,380)923422731$202,00714
122Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Cordon ($24,000)13054-484-$199,53012
123Sir Prancealot (IRE)  
Tamayuz, 2010
Beau Recall (IRE) ($109,320)33-33-$198,079100
124Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Salient ($32,400)8338-246-$197,24022
125Creative Cause  
Giant's Causeway, 2009
Into the Breach ($36,000)59222296-$196,57919
126Dansili (GB)  
Danehill, 1996
Grand Jete (GB) ($93,120)732732$195,53696
127Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Two Step Blues ($33,810)8028-335-$194,75928
128Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Fiscal Discipline ($28,410)82302304-$190,40812
129Fort Prado  
El Prado, 2001
Prado's Sweet Ride ($53,874)6022-267-$190,01743
130Indy Wind  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Starship Jubilee ($170,489)18111421$189,31151
131General Quarters  
Sky Mesa, 2006
Queens Quarters ($36,662)34141197-$189,26440
132Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
Scuba Sue ($76,400)7326-216-$187,68221
133Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Enola Gray ($154,000)22112511$177,00523
134Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
My Cowboy ($37,690)76301323-$176,29317
135Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
Hotshot Anna ($44,900)1054622661$175,9089
136Street Hero  
Street Cry, 2006
Bangkok ($35,406)50191175-$173,44128
137Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Kencho ($59,320)9029-284-$173,12816
138Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
San Nicola Thunder ($72,749)61131222-$170,04730
139Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Tammy's Window ($38,960)81301227-$165,98519
140Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Hogy ($74,380)602111331$165,53718
141Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Black Tide ($99,600)10240-272-$165,30513
142Posse  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Believe Indeed ($40,120)120401243-$164,82312
143With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
Grace Appeal ($60,160)8934-173-$164,74817
144Bold Chieftain  
Chief Seattle, 2003
Moonless Sky ($162,250)1871611$163,94068
145High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
Zoot Suit ($44,600)115492374-$162,92010
146Brother Derek  
Benchmark, 2003
Bargaining Table ($73,195)401411141$162,67444
147Oasis Dream (GB)  
Green Desert, 2000
Aktabantay (GB) ($70,260)83-63-$162,40098
148Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Best Yes ($45,078)131654254-$162,3918
149Biondetti  
Bernardini, 2008
Te Amo Mamo ($41,880)3820-217-$157,81235
150Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Undrafted ($52,200)3315-144-$157,78539