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 February 20, 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
Granny's Kitten ($75,000)12922386163$686,83583
2Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Bellavais ($57,660)11429333111$311,50926
3Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Bolo ($120,000)551312161$283,40568
4Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
April Rose ($34,000)121311379-$269,20332
5Dubawi (IRE)  
Dubai Millennium, 2002
Almanaar (GB) ($247,690)111111$247,690100
6Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Taghleeb ($115,320)942113041$246,17535
7English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Ritzy A. P. ($43,200)6314-355-$218,84062
8War Front  
Danzig, 2002
War Correspondent ($36,950)377-285-$209,07043
9Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
My Pi Romancer ($36,400)5715-286-$204,29342
10Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
Inspector Lynley ($90,000)861613541$204,18539
11Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Klondike Creek ($32,400)6515-296-$190,41845
12Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($104,700)781531741$185,95521
13Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($87,500)399-92-$175,54744
14Badge of Silver  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($150,000)2741711$175,01077
15Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Jus Kevin ($25,200)6915-276-$172,50640
16Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Perfect Pic ($34,800)100191266-$170,92024
17Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Dickinson ($96,630)45912121$170,78546
18Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Family Meeting ($61,380)661411651$169,23338
19Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Gustnado ($35,145)5215-226-$165,48032
20Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flatlined ($118,820)841421631$159,13525
21More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Made You Look ($69,940)63612741$158,23043
22Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Miss Sunset ($59,940)912412141$150,84521
23Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Somethingelse ($40,200)5710-276-$148,71069
24Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Stormy Liberal ($47,700)631412751$145,46947
25Champs Elysees (GB)  
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($115,320)211211$144,120100
26Game Plan  
Danzig, 1993
Ashleyluvssugar ($137,500)521211$137,84596
27Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Isotherm ($120,000)17311211$132,82085
28Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
Swinging Star ($32,400)123282274-$131,94013
29Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Stallion Heiress ($30,690)43101194-$128,23325
30Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Scatter Gun ($25,200)9712-433-$127,07927
31Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
Trust Factor ($25,200)6911-277-$124,55053
32City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
The Zip Zip Man ($24,000)116303266-$123,95113
33Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Our Way ($60,760)481311431$121,52842
34Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Ceeme Run Wild ($39,120)6419-165-$118,75723
35Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
Global Entry ($13,430)7018-285-$117,04826
36Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Psalmody ($18,380)13824-374-$113,8157
37Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Siding Spring ($48,600)6516-144-$113,23525
38Surf Cat  
Sir Cat, 2002
Sircat Sally ($110,000)1231211$110,08562
39Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($99,000)41101711$109,79731
40Footstepsinthesand (GB)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Sandiva (IRE) ($105,540)211211$107,070100
41Get Stormy  
Stormy Atlantic, 2006
Clyde's Image ($39,000)233-142-$100,17083
42Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Proctor's Ledge ($52,800)73172144-$99,7354
43Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Special Ops ($25,200)57161125-$96,63025
44Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Hip Hop N Jazz ($30,000)921712321$95,11320
45The Factor  
War Front, 2008
Cistron ($33,600)3591123-$94,17033
46Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Delta Prince ($24,000)499-232-$93,87028
47Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Starship Thor ($36,000)5210-153-$91,69532
48Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Partly Mocha ($45,000)681311121$90,34022
49Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Enola Gray ($90,000)1241111$90,00059
50Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Be My Baby ($22,800)569-223-$89,23242
51Wilburn  
Bernardini, 2008
India Mantuana ($42,600)62161115-$88,88622
52Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Chip Leader ($26,400)8514-322-$88,16926
53Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
Albert Charles ($11,400)6591222-$86,42018
54Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
How About Zero ($38,000)31718--$86,03624
55Sidney's Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Fabozzi ($34,800)4512-102-$83,67528
56Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Arbol ($22,800)518-152-$83,14533
57Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Barraaq (GB) ($24,000)59191153-$82,86511
58Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
All Included ($76,100)6217-10--$82,09515
59Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
Conquest Babayaga ($24,600)71163163-$80,5659
60Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Vagabond Princess ($24,000)6514-192-$77,44723
61Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Patterson Cross ($18,600)517-162-$76,03326
62Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Grand Candy ($25,200)4111193-$75,30015
63Blame  
Arch, 2006
Width ($11,600)56131233-$74,99019
64Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Brandothebartender ($33,600)6418-131-$73,46819
65Alert (ARG)  
Southern Halo, 2002
Power Alert (AUS) ($72,075)111111$72,075100
66In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Equation ($30,690)428-153-$68,08534
67Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Elizabeth Aurora ($28,950)428-152-$67,36543
68First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
Judy's Chance ($21,150)6816-192-$67,33512
69Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
Jojo's Dream ($24,000)639-143-$66,83722
70Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Union Vow ($12,200)688-201-$66,26318
71Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Don't Split Tens ($25,080)10720-153-$65,27313
72Showcasing (GB)  
Oasis Dream, 2007
Prize Exhibit (GB) ($60,000)311211$64,00099
73Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
Bobby G ($32,400)5610182-$62,71513
74Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
Trickita ($18,000)447-201-$62,62334
75Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Break Away ($13,770)59141174-$62,31815
76Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Western Reserve ($25,000)286-32-$61,69525
77Azamour (IRE)  
Night Shift, 2001
Goodyearforroses (IRE) ($46,800)321321$60,815100
78Le Havre (IRE)  
Noverre, 2006
Rymska (FR) ($59,520)111111$59,520100
79Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Doc Curlin ($18,000)71184122-$59,4685
80Cape Blanco (IRE)  
Galileo, 2007
Rose Cape ($11,280)414-232-$58,35265
81Fort Prado  
El Prado, 2001
Prado's Sweet Ride ($15,000)335-153-$56,39654
82Magna Graduate  
Honor Grades, 2002
Magna Breeze ($30,100)3461421$55,56033
83General Quarters  
Sky Mesa, 2006
He's the One ($22,800)2471113-$54,48536
84Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Cowboy Culture ($30,380)73182181-$54,1507
85With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
Grace Appeal ($18,400)5313-92-$53,68522
86Desert Code  
E Dubai, 2004
Moscato Girl ($34,500)233-21-$52,50040
87Rock Slide  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Ten Carat Rock ($49,755)2051311$50,03531
88Oasis Dream (GB)  
Green Desert, 2000
Adonis Creed (FR) ($36,600)52-32-$49,54599
89Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Peppy Miller ($18,894)5013-73-$48,95420
90Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
Bird Is the Word ($32,400)4713272-$48,2507
91Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Try Your Luck ($18,600)628-19--$47,5557
92Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Wealthy Shipman ($33,600)4012-101-$47,39515
93Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Anita Partner (IRE) ($18,000)107241152-$46,3507
94Aussie Rules  
Danehill, 2003
Light In Paris (IRE) ($44,750)11-11-$44,750100
95Crown of Thorns  
Repent, 2005
Major Key ($24,000)125-72-$44,46649
96Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Rapo ($13,990)4914-102-$43,89016
97Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
Scuba Sue ($32,000)377-32-$42,40022
98Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
My Cowboy ($10,835)54121191-$41,55512
99Skipshot  
Skip Away, 2007
Antoaneta ($20,800)82-52-$41,33076
100Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Gangster ($15,080)5712111--$40,89510
101American Post (GB)  
Bering, 2001
Itsinthepost (FR) ($40,000)2--2--$40,29550
102Ministers Wild Cat  
Deputy Minister, 2000
Mr. Hinx ($33,600)4211-31-$39,94616
103Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
Here's Johnny ($11,275)9928-203-$39,8126
104Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Ward 'n Jerry ($27,845)7018-8--$39,5526
105Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Axtell ($12,680)6911-181-$38,62713
106Graeme Hall  
Dehere, 1997
Holograeme ($34,800)4911-51-$38,62514
107First Defence  
Unbridled's Song, 2004
Sound Defence ($12,000)3511192-$38,48414
108Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Mr. Tickle ($12,600)56101121-$38,3108
109Sir Prancealot (IRE)  
Tamayuz, 2010
Beau Recall (IRE) ($33,600)21-21-$38,244100
110Rock of Gibraltar (IRE)  
Danehill, 1999
Sea Coast (IRE) ($30,900)31-31-$38,201100
111Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
Bonita ($13,930)9320-121-$37,9317
112Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
Freudie Anne ($26,400)569182-$37,3768
113Monsun (GER)  
Konigsstuhl, 1990
Arles (FR) ($37,200)1--1--$37,200100
114Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Sir Sebastian ($14,400)5810-92-$37,10517
115Rockport Harbor  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Chia Ghost ($23,800)5712-51-$36,74010
116Bodemeister  
Empire Maker, 2009
Graceful Heart ($13,350)3871121-$36,66014
117J P's Gusto  
Successful Appeal, 2008
White Smoke ($30,800)125-41-$36,40043
118Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Estrechada (ARG) ($15,600)357-4--$36,0009
119Creative Cause  
Giant's Causeway, 2009
Creative Courage ($22,800)354-91-$35,38021
120High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
Lady Devil ($17,200)70212131-$34,7207
121U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Forever Plus ($12,000)5413-122-$34,65515
122Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Dubai Bob ($20,400)4813-91-$34,35014
123Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Croninthebarbarian ($24,600)244-61-$33,91434
124Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Summersault ($24,600)396-71-$33,72626
125Indy Wind  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Indys Empire ($17,400)177-22-$33,60028
126Buffalo Man  
El Prado, 2004
Peach Cove (NZ) ($33,600)11-11-$33,600100
127Dragon Pulse (IRE)  
Kyllachy, 2009
Lady Beware (IRE) ($33,520)11-11-$33,520100
128Drosselmeyer  
Distorted Humor, 2007
Dancer's Edge ($18,200)5113-91-$33,1119
129Silver Tree  
Hennessy, 2000
Exclusive Lake ($14,400)132-72-$32,50075
130Excelebration (IRE)  
Exceed And Excel, 2008
Siberian Iris (IRE) ($32,400)11-11-$32,400100
131Pomeroy  
Boundary, 2001
Indominus ($19,170)4811-62-$32,24512
132A. P. Delta  
A.P. Indy, 1997
U R My Last Chance ($32,000)41-11-$32,00084
133Caleb's Posse  
Posse, 2008
I Shod the Sheriff ($24,000)145-21-$31,86016
134Maclean's Music  
Distorted Humor, 2008
Santini ($30,800)258-41-$31,73611
135Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Bleu Brave ($12,540)7311-121-$30,8536
136Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
Reflector ($14,415)516-121-$30,19523
137Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Kera Kera ($17,484)376-71-$30,08318
138Lasting Approval  
With Approval, 1994
Kasaqui (ARG) ($30,000)1--1--$30,000100
139Shakespeare  
Theatrical, 2001
Keystoneforvictory ($14,400)194-72-$29,70330
140Telling  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Hotty Toddy ($19,600)144-52-$29,68043
141Tapizar  
Tapit, 2008
Untimed Play ($11,780)35618--$29,44514
142After Market  
Storm Cat, 2003
Market Money ($12,000)223-72-$28,94638
143Big Drama  
Montbrook, 2006
Grace's Drama ($15,000)366-151-$28,91521
144Kiss the Kid  
Lemon Drop Kid, 2003
Bow Tie Affair ($24,400)112-41-$28,87050
145Motivator (GB)  
Montjeu, 2002
Peru (GB) ($24,600)21-21-$28,600100
146My Friend Max  
Danzig, 1992
Fancy Madelyn ($28,490)62-11-$28,49068
147Jeremy  
Danehill Dancer, 2003
Jeremy's Legacy (IRE) ($20,000)3--3--$28,16064
148Repent  
Louis Quatorze, 1999
Awalkinthemoonlite ($11,275)196-33-$27,96520
149Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Cordon ($24,000)6720-71-$27,7776
150Excellent Art (GB)  
Pivotal, 2004
Poster Girl (GB) ($11,545)4--4--$27,725100