2005 Leading Turf Sires

  • Updated: December 31, 2005 12:00 AM
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      All Surfaces Turf
# Stallion Chief Earner
(Earnings)
Rnrs Wnrs SWrs Rnrs Wnrs SWrs '05 Earnings (%)
1 Dynaformer 
Roberto, 1985
Sand Springs ($606,400) 133 63 13 102 44 10 $4,185,068 65
2 El Prado (IRE) 
Sadler's Wells, 1989
Artie Schiller ($1,448,000) 151 88 11 99 42 8 $4,062,040 55
3 Smart Strike 
Mr. Prospector, 1992
English Channel ($1,143,491) 136 77 13 82 21 7 $2,327,852 39
4 Rahy 
Blushing Groom, 1985
T. D. Vance ($305,305) 88 52 9 61 26 7 $2,128,413 67
5 Cozzene 
Caro, 1980
Star Over the Bay ($279,000) 83 42 6 67 28 6 $1,993,801 81
6 Royal Academy 
Nijinsky II, 1987
Rue des Reves ($165,800) 141 68 8 97 34 5 $1,745,516 55
7 Storm Cat 
Storm Bird, 1983
Ambitious Cat ($350,140) 101 54 12 45 21 5 $1,738,103 37
8 Langfuhr 
Danzig, 1992
Jambalaya ($380,200) 186 104 12 83 21 4 $1,715,399 33
9 Theatrical (IRE) 
Nureyev, 1982
Shakespeare ($604,320) 50 20 5 42 13 4 $1,614,337 85
10 Unusual Heat 
Nureyev, 1990
Juliesugardaddy ($180,663) 58 30 4 41 21 2 $1,601,349 64
11 Pulpit 
A.P. Indy, 1994
Wend ($383,900) 111 63 9 56 18 5 $1,441,705 33
12 With Approval 
Caro, 1986
Silverfoot ($393,682) 126 54 6 68 16 5 $1,395,915 50
13 Sky Classic 
Nijinsky II, 1987
See the Wind ($133,367) 145 80 6 103 27 2 $1,393,715 41
14 Sultry Song 
Cox's Ridge, 1988
Revved Up ($576,940) 84 38 5 32 10 3 $1,262,006 52
15 Stravinsky 
Nureyev, 1996
Steel Light ($333,830) 71 37 3 45 12 3 $1,254,763 61
16 Lasting Approval 
With Approval, 1994
Honey Ryder ($910,980) 33 12 1 16 6 1 $1,171,792 88
17 Red Ransom 
Roberto, 1987
Electrocutionist ($185,152) 80 46 4 61 24 3 $1,171,479 65
18 A.P. Indy 
Seattle Slew, 1989
Delta Princess ($358,923) 167 83 15 73 13 1 $1,112,531 15
19 Giant's Causeway 
Storm Cat, 1997
My Typhoon (IRE) ($339,629) 64 29 5 40 14 3 $1,110,906 41
20 In Excess (IRE) 
Siberian Express, 1987
Valentine Dancer ($448,000) 114 61 5 41 17 2 $1,091,900 38
21 Military 
Danzig, 1994
Gun Salute ($630,550) 44 21 3 25 8 2 $1,074,367 68
22 War Chant 
Danzig, 1997
Chattahoochee War ($436,421) 46 18 4 34 15 4 $1,051,155 79
23 Grand Slam 
Gone West, 1995
Estevan ($95,527) 195 90 6 64 23 3 $1,021,547 24
24 Broad Brush 
Ack Ack, 1983
Noisette ($242,310) 79 41 3 36 15 1 $991,292 48
25 Unbridled's Song 
Unbridled, 1993
Unbridled Sidney ($108,053) 168 90 12 61 19 4 $984,561 21
26 Belong to Me 
Danzig, 1989
Thatswhatimean ($126,725) 131 77 6 62 19 2 $976,393 31
27 Arch 
Kris S., 1995
Prince Arch ($150,000) 85 46 6 50 11 3 $963,034 43
28 Deputy Minister 
Vice Regent, 1979
Remind ($145,640) 108 49 4 46 16 - $946,193 32
29 Alphabet Soup 
Cozzene, 1991
Leprechaun Kid ($208,200) 173 100 10 73 13 3 $944,520 24
30 Thunder Gulch 
Gulch, 1992
Path of Thunder ($120,260) 167 81 7 84 24 1 $924,369 24
31 Distorted Humor 
Forty Niner, 1993
Fourty Niners Son ($459,000) 144 81 17 56 10 1 $923,164 11
32 American Chance 
Cure the Blues, 1989
America Alive ($654,326) 112 65 3 34 9 1 $920,923 30
33 Joyeux Danseur 
Nureyev, 1993
Siren Lure ($186,111) 76 41 1 49 17 1 $895,204 55
34 Talkin Man 
With Approval, 1992
Better Talk Now ($877,640) 17 6 1 5 1 1 $882,361 92
35 Kris S. 
Roberto, 1977
Adreamisborn ($298,500) 60 27 6 41 11 2 $858,531 27
36 King of Kings (IRE) 
Sadler's Wells, 1995
Image of the King ($74,200) 92 41 2 59 19 1 $831,463 56
37 Bertrando 
Skywalker, 1989
Overnightsensation ($96,160) 161 79 5 54 13 2 $823,882 23
38 Skip Away 
Skip Trial, 1993
Sister Swank ($133,510) 144 79 9 76 18 2 $812,993 24
39 Chester House 
Mr. Prospector, 1995
Spring House ($163,370) 54 25 3 39 11 2 $785,300 52
40 Silver Hawk 
Roberto, 1979
Wonder Again ($327,920) 24 12 2 22 10 1 $783,904 91
41 Regal Classic 
Vice Regent, 1985
Classic Stamp ($277,991) 140 83 3 59 12 1 $778,479 24
42 Stormin Fever 
Storm Cat, 1994
Sweet Talker ($570,963) 116 58 5 36 6 1 $775,646 28
43 Gulch 
Mr. Prospector, 1984
Gulch Approval ($211,269) 109 57 4 50 10 2 $759,545 28
44 Repriced 
Roberto, 1988
Rich in Spirit ($214,980) 64 31 2 42 15 2 $758,287 70
45 Quiet American 
Fappiano, 1986
Bright Abundance ($178,179) 129 70 3 60 15 1 $739,680 20
46 Woodman 
Mr. Prospector, 1983
Fishy Advice ($119,610) 95 35 1 58 13 1 $738,491 56
47 Polish Numbers 
Danzig, 1987
One Eyed Joker ($65,610) 113 54 6 61 18 1 $733,042 32
48 Saint Ballado 
Halo, 1989
Saint Stephen ($79,334) 154 81 12 60 16 1 $726,738 8
49 Elusive Quality 
Gone West, 1993
Elusive Diva ($205,260) 127 72 5 48 13 3 $725,711 23
50 Dixieland Band 
Northern Dancer, 1980
Triple X. ($100,865) 133 74 12 49 19 2 $720,374 21
51 Gold Fever 
Forty Niner, 1993
A Bit O'Gold ($369,479) 120 65 1 34 10 1 $710,288 27
52 More Than Ready 
Southern Halo, 1997
More Than Promised ($161,730) 89 49 8 36 16 3 $692,574 28
53 Victory Gallop 
Cryptoclearance, 1995
Drake's Victory ($211,256) 110 72 4 53 10 3 $687,797 22
54 Dance Brightly 
Mr. Prospector, 1995
Mea Domina ($446,076) 144 82 5 40 8 1 $686,666 22
55 Lemon Drop Kid 
Kingmambo, 1996
Bear's Kid ($156,326) 67 24 2 36 8 1 $678,797 38
56 Stormy Atlantic 
Storm Cat, 1994
Atlantic Frost ($102,020) 157 87 10 61 17 4 $678,713 18
57 Storm Creek 
Storm Cat, 1993
Cosmic Kris ($188,575) 142 58 5 47 10 1 $669,257 31
58 Southern Halo 
Halo, 1983
Halo Ola (ARG) ($101,000) 127 63 4 41 10 1 $659,494 26
59 Mt. Livermore 
Blushing Groom, 1981
Mountain Mambo ($113,675) 138 77 5 62 16 2 $658,301 25
60 Runaway Groom 
Blushing Groom, 1979
Runaway Dancer ($250,448) 161 87 6 62 11 1 $656,051 21
61 Lear Fan 
Roberto, 1981
Finery ($136,248) 55 22 2 39 14 2 $651,493 60
62 Mr. Greeley 
Gone West, 1992
Johnny Red Kerr ($77,180) 175 86 4 55 17 - $650,559 20
63 Concorde's Tune 
Concorde Bound, 1989
Mr. Silver ($91,000) 92 49 5 39 12 4 $646,032 33
64 Diesis (GB) 
Sharpen Up, 1980
Three Valleys ($267,000) 26 13 1 21 10 1 $645,489 93
65 Seeking the Gold 
Mr. Prospector, 1985
Seeking Slew ($326,400) 70 44 8 26 7 2 $641,987 15
66 Silver Deputy 
Deputy Minister, 1985
Silver Ticket ($185,847) 144 91 7 51 7 2 $634,434 14
67 Exploit 
Storm Cat, 1996
Mythical Conquest ($83,210) 110 62 4 55 16 1 $628,024 24
68 Lord Avie 
Lord Gaylord, 1978
My Lordship ($123,671) 72 39 4 31 13 3 $620,161 44
69 Forest Wildcat 
Storm Cat, 1991
Waupaca ($128,610) 174 93 10 61 12 3 $617,846 15
70 Event of the Year 
Seattle Slew, 1995
First Rate Event ($91,048) 86 47 2 40 13 1 $610,710 30
71 Kingmambo 
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Rey de Cafe ($189,434) 69 29 2 46 10 1 $610,134 48
72 Wild Event 
Wild Again, 1993
Pimentinha ($82,660) 78 40 3 33 14 2 $598,621 38
73 Hennessy 
Storm Cat, 1993
Silver Tree ($269,420) 130 60 6 45 10 1 $598,458 18
74 Deputy Commander 
Deputy Minister, 1994
Yes Beth ($103,205) 143 67 5 62 14 1 $588,828 23
75 Awesome Again 
Deputy Minister, 1994
Hotstufanthensome ($191,800) 119 63 7 42 7 3 $586,537 14
76 Honor Grades 
Danzig, 1988
Onthedeanslist ($127,505) 129 81 5 64 15 2 $585,218 15
77 Hussonet 
Mr. Prospector, 1991
Host (CHI) ($392,000) 15 6 2 10 3 1 $576,413 76
78 Benchmark 
Alydar, 1991
A to the Z ($300,439) 88 48 3 17 7 1 $569,471 24
79 Swain (IRE) 
Nashwan, 1992
Stanley Park ($149,600) 37 16 1 26 10 1 $568,740 69
80 Forestry 
Storm Cat, 1996
Old Forester ($169,852) 97 52 12 31 11 2 $565,595 18
81 Boundary 
Danzig, 1990
Area Limits ($129,924) 81 48 4 38 11 - $563,970 24
82 Unbridled 
Fappiano, 1987
Navesink River ($130,400) 85 42 5 38 11 1 $560,324 17
83 Not For Love 
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Love to Tango ($80,350) 180 86 7 52 13 3 $557,202 13
84 Robyn Dancer 
Crafty Prospector, 1987
Lord Robyn ($112,350) 146 65 1 44 11 1 $540,996 28
85 Tale of the Cat 
Storm Cat, 1994
Tempered Steel ($84,474) 173 94 7 72 10 - $534,754 12
86 Marquetry 
Conquistador Cielo, 1987
American Freedom ($116,025) 137 74 3 42 11 1 $533,999 20
87 Out of Place 
Cox's Ridge, 1987
Art Show ($69,900) 140 77 9 53 10 2 $529,058 17
88 Wild Rush 
Wild Again, 1994
Rush Country ($112,774) 155 86 10 45 12 - $525,943 9
89 Line In The Sand 
Mr. Prospector, 1989
Eastern Sand ($232,988) 155 84 1 44 6 1 $521,297 20
90 Distant View 
Mr. Prospector, 1991
Exterior ($185,500) 59 27 1 24 7 1 $518,756 47
91 Lost Soldier 
Danzig, 1990
Awol Soldier ($67,216) 132 60 2 64 10 - $514,590 20
92 Old Trieste 
A.P. Indy, 1995
Dream Lady ($73,600) 109 60 4 47 14 - $510,240 17
93 Tomorrows Cat 
Storm Cat, 1995
Continental Reins ($115,380) 120 66 3 37 10 - $509,710 19
94 Archers Bay 
Silver Deputy, 1995
Sheer Enchantment ($99,318) 69 45 4 32 6 - $503,345 18
95 Bartok (IRE) 
Fairy King, 1991
Beneficial Bartok ($198,089) 59 28 2 21 7 1 $498,880 37
96 Kissin Kris 
Kris S., 1990
Juliet's Kiss ($133,318) 130 59 1 57 13 - $497,436 25
97 Sandpit (BRZ) 
Baynoun, 1989
Minge Cove ($81,100) 87 46 3 47 12 - $497,266 36
98 Dove Hunt 
Danzig, 1991
Whenthedoveflies ($176,000) 93 42 3 43 11 3 $495,568 38
99 Numerous 
Mr. Prospector, 1991
Mr. Light (ARG) ($161,780) 112 52 4 27 9 3 $493,578 26
100 Touch Gold 
Deputy Minister, 1994
Victory Lap ($171,800) 139 75 7 43 9 2 $493,339 14
101 Smokester 
Never Tabled, 1988
Smokegetenyoureyes ($114,774) 116 54 1 37 8 - $490,141 26
102 Roar 
Forty Niner, 1993
Of All Times ($75,134) 120 80 5 40 14 1 $485,094 19
103 Royal Anthem 
Theatrical, 1995
Key Event ($87,512) 55 19 1 34 9 1 $478,568 55
104 Misnomer 
Miswaki, 1992
Willow O Wisp ($478,250) 4 3 1 1 1 1 $478,250 86
105 Afternoon Deelites 
Private Terms, 1992
Miss Wellspring ($99,110) 133 79 6 41 9 1 $477,914 17
106 Seattle Slew 
Bold Reasoning, 1974
Passive Resistance ($135,972) 37 18 3 14 6 1 $476,068 40
107 Honour and Glory 
Relaunch, 1993
Pipers Honour ($42,457) 174 103 3 52 11 - $462,190 13
108 Sword Dance (IRE) 
Nijinsky II, 1984
Touched by Madness ($128,140) 131 72 3 55 13 1 $460,937 22
109 Pioneering 
Mr. Prospector, 1993
Due to Win Again ($62,800) 148 93 7 48 11 2 $456,145 13
110 Partner's Hero 
Danzig, 1994
Love Match ($125,286) 82 53 4 30 12 1 $452,359 23
111 Storm Boot 
Storm Cat, 1989
Night Patrol ($68,430) 167 96 7 52 9 3 $446,710 12
112 Tiger Ridge 
Storm Cat, 1996
Therecomesatiger ($169,238) 71 49 5 25 6 1 $444,477 22
113 Pleasant Tap 
Pleasant Colony, 1987
Giant Redwood ($52,260) 125 73 7 46 11 - $435,326 14
114 Glitterman 
Dewan, 1985
Parker Run ($106,915) 128 75 4 44 11 1 $434,572 16
115 Pembroke 
Gone West, 1990
Rockhurst ($105,428) 82 57 3 30 8 2 $425,509 26
116 Cape Town 
Seeking the Gold, 1995
Cape Hope ($126,370) 102 52 4 36 7 1 $422,131 18
117 Peaks and Valleys 
Mt. Livermore, 1992
Invitational ($191,215) 146 89 8 51 9 1 $421,381 13
118 Mecke 
Maudlin, 1992
Deputy Lad ($112,500) 83 35 3 30 7 - $420,608 25
119 Atticus 
Nureyev, 1992
Atticus Kristy ($208,398) 47 29 2 25 8 1 $416,173 21
120 Charismatic 
Summer Squall, 1996
Charimount ($58,476) 127 68 2 45 11 - $413,779 12
121 Lit de Justice 
El Gran Senor, 1990
Fromajack to Aking ($72,823) 93 56 2 33 7 - $411,944 19
122 Lac Ouimet 
Pleasant Colony, 1983
Dreadnaught ($130,221) 93 51 2 31 8 2 $407,855 32
123 Devil His Due 
Devil's Bag, 1989
Cat a Cold Eye ($76,716) 189 100 6 51 14 2 $406,921 13
124 Horse Chestnut (SAF) 
Fort Wood, 1995
Cape Town Lass ($142,633) 61 32 2 30 12 - $405,493 35
125 Northern Afleet 
Afleet, 1993
G P Fleet ($192,492) 99 60 3 31 7 1 $400,046 10
126 Skywalker 
Relaunch, 1982
Jill's Sky ($125,070) 82 47 3 36 6 1 $398,564 30
127 Soft Gold (BRZ) 
Fast Gold, 1992
Running Free ($211,148) 17 11 1 8 3 1 $392,863 62
128 Cee's Tizzy 
Relaunch, 1987
El Don ($115,075) 108 55 5 27 6 2 $391,525 19
129 Flying Continental 
Flying Paster, 1986
Continental Red ($185,430) 94 41 2 27 9 1 $389,589 36
130 Double Honor 
Gone West, 1995
Inhonorofjohnnie ($99,126) 122 76 3 35 6 2 $388,111 14
131 Silver Charm 
Silver Buck, 1994
Silver Highlight ($142,689) 109 55 5 37 8 1 $386,303 15
132 Kiridashi 
Bold Ruckus, 1992
Decew Falls ($117,464) 80 37 5 25 6 4 $377,608 27
133 Capote 
Seattle Slew, 1984
Daddy Cool ($54,367) 80 39 5 33 10 2 $377,411 20
134 Bold Badgett 
Damascus, 1985
Devil Badgett ($58,040) 69 35 3 22 7 - $373,209 17
135 Bold Executive 
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Top Ten List ($221,407) 97 47 4 23 2 1 $368,040 14
136 Lord At War (ARG) 
General, 1980
Honor in War ($187,321) 16 9 1 13 5 1 $363,262 61
137 Danzig 
Northern Dancer, 1977
Coherent ($100,620) 32 11 3 21 4 1 $362,673 38
138 Petionville 
Seeking the Gold, 1992
Island Fashion ($80,000) 126 69 3 42 8 - $355,750 15
139 Bold n' Flashy 
Bold Ruckus, 1989
Bold Thing ($72,758) 84 43 1 24 9 - $353,562 22
140 Leestown 
Seattle Slew, 1994
Merry Mary ($97,795) 123 55 4 37 7 3 $346,993 16
141 Maria's Mon 
Wavering Monarch, 1993
Maria Clarissa ($80,391) 183 100 7 47 7 - $343,244 8
142 Rubiano 
Fappiano, 1987
Smooth Bid ($54,439) 128 71 2 51 9 - $341,226 16
143 General Meeting 
Seattle Slew, 1988
Hockey the General ($50,460) 87 50 4 37 5 - $340,607 18
144 Affirmed 
Exclusive Native, 1975
Nomistakeaboutit ($63,031) 33 17 - 21 8 - $339,191 66
145 Green Dancer 
Nijinsky II, 1972
Rochester ($209,962) 27 10 2 17 4 2 $338,586 77
146 Fastness (IRE) 
Rousillon, 1990
Le Cinquieme Essai ($259,044) 33 15 1 16 2 1 $330,884 63
147 Gold Case 
Forty Niner, 1994
Malika's Gold ($61,500) 133 80 3 37 7 1 $330,663 13
148 Pine Bluff 
Danzig, 1989
Black Java ($74,414) 90 53 2 37 8 1 $330,066 13
149 Wild Again 
Icecapade, 1980
Wild Maple ($47,600) 90 54 3 31 11 1 $326,670 15
150 Halo's Image 
Halo, 1991
Southern Cal ($138,570) 135 78 5 48 4 1 $325,480 13