2016 Leading Sires by North American Earnings

For stallions that stand, will stand, or stood (deceased) in North America (stallions exported prior to the 2012 breeding season are excluded), and have runners in North America. Listed below is a comparison of statistics for only North American racing with all available statistics for the Northern Hemisphere (All) through September 26, 2016. As supplied to The Blood-Horse by The Jockey Club Information Systems, Inc., earnings are from only North American racing. The percentage (%) next to the column for North American earnings represent the portion that North American racing has contributed to a stallion's total North Hemisphere progeny earnings. Northern Hemisphere earnings include on par earnings from Japan (progeny earnings multiplied by 45% before being credited to a sire's progeny earnings), Hong Kong earnings are adjusted by 19%; Singapore by 54%.

AllNorth America
#Stallion'16 Stud Fee/ FarmChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
RnrsWnrsBT
SWnrs
'16 Earnings(%)
1Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
$300,000
Gainesway, Kentucky
Creator ($1,582,000)2741231924711118$13,483,13185
2Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
$75,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Nyquist ($3,575,600)13471151246415$10,284,43898
3Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
$100,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Exaggerator ($2,598,000)1879810160859$8,975,72697
4Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
$60,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Gun Runner ($1,506,380)2581341123812811$8,615,72698
5City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Catch a Glimpse ($1,130,700)2541341224313112$8,011,740100
6Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
$100,000
Darley, Kentucky
Cavorting ($1,125,000)23199121728111$7,372,49790
7Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
$95,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Carina Mia ($890,280)27611282571088$7,274,60798
8Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
$85,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Destin ($678,000)281118102309810$7,131,46189
9Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Died 2015
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Dacita (CHI) ($667,608)2581161523410611$6,813,00489
10Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
$100,000
Ramsey Farm, Inc., Kentucky
Oscar Nominated ($577,595)293118132449610$6,778,99885
11Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
$150,000
Darley, Kentucky
Songbird ($1,870,000)19581121466210$6,759,09585
12Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$30,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Upstart ($482,500)2241041020710010$6,534,18399
13Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
$20,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Haveyougoneaway ($645,000)27313872331206$5,924,93585
14Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
$60,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Shaman Ghost ($603,500)19910961831036$5,648,11295
15Mineshaft  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$25,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Effinex ($935,000)158835148805$5,601,31996
16Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Died 2013
Kentucky
Lightstream ($307,000)29612972761266$5,442,32894
17Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Da Big Hoss ($968,640)2151048178857$5,334,11487
18Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Died 2015
Kentucky
Family Tree ($414,061)1989210156718$5,104,53178
19Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Passion for Action ($322,253)2061009163776$4,909,31984
20More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
$50,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Tom's Ready ($520,667)2149611163776$4,816,90383
21Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Died 2013
Kentucky
Forever Unbridled ($860,000)165667146576$4,800,43589
22Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
$45,000
Darley, Kentucky
Hard Aces ($407,345)24511511177868$4,623,68676
23Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
$35,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Blofeld ($379,400)138755131705$4,491,761100
24Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Died 2015
Florida
Chief Lion ($159,935)21812332071203$4,457,41698
25Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
$7,500
Ballena Vista Farm, California
Flexibility ($152,500)21911561951075$4,133,71998
26Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
$6,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
World Approval ($497,104)19010941761034$4,084,23395
27Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
$7,500
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Dalmore ($249,600)209994194974$4,038,78599
28Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
$20,000
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Highland Sky ($344,700)200838181798$3,995,13299
29Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
$25,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
I'm a Chatterbox ($580,000)116727105677$3,979,41799
30Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
$10,000
Sequel Stallions New York, New York
Fourstar Crook ($255,000)180803172773$3,842,797100
31War Front  
Danzig, 2002
$200,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
On Leave ($457,200)16172181044310$3,794,30268
32Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
$125,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Midnight Storm ($539,000)125668118626$3,756,42595
33Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Died 2011
Kentucky
A. P. Indian ($910,000)8949584475$3,740,80996
34Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
$12,500
Darley, Kentucky
Cathryn Sophia ($1,139,720)150755134654$3,735,28592
35Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Private
East Stud, Japan
Ray'swarrior ($144,181)2171014201954$3,729,38793
36Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
$45,000
Darley, Kentucky
Tower of Texas ($251,105)202884150714$3,720,46783
37Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Ironicus ($275,000)191763146593$3,697,76688
38Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$10,000
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Disco Chick ($250,500)166843157812$3,639,56797
39Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Private
JBBA Shizunai Stallion Station, Japan
Mor Spirit ($370,000)140685135665$3,542,70499
40Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
$7,500
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Land Over Sea ($578,500)189915174835$3,537,40097
41Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
$60,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Tourist ($433,750)194683182613$3,504,29197
42Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
N/A
Republic of Korea
S'maverlous ($441,109)178794153734$3,479,01499
43Posse  
Silver Deputy, 2000
$5,000
Rockridge Stud, New York
Mind Your Biscuits ($305,400)155815150805$3,359,614100
44Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
$20,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Money Multiplier ($422,200)123595112555$3,308,59899
45Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
$25,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Rainha Da Bateria ($290,124)161734145694$3,286,58095
46Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
$30,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Sir Genghis ($151,920)204913172773$3,265,00091
47Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
$12,500
Juddmonte Farms, Kentucky
One Mean Man ($309,432)160807131646$3,260,67986
48Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
$12,500
Gainesway, Kentucky
A Fleet Attitude ($179,696)162721149691$3,191,04199
49Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Midnight Miley ($149,362)151783141743$3,186,96496
50Blame  
Arch, 2006
$25,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Going for Broke ($279,200)11752499474$3,129,72295
51Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$8,500
Darley, Kentucky
Lady Shipman ($357,242)105637101606$3,107,62598
52English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
$25,000
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Al's Gal ($337,535)155677136635$3,100,41495
53Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
80,000 (Rands)
Wilgerbosdrift Stud, South Africa
Lukes Alley ($248,890)156812139742$3,075,37896
54Rockport Harbor  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Majestic Harbor ($391,060)148793130753$2,999,29096
55Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Swell ($126,280)170812159781$2,969,70191
56Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
N/A
Republic of Korea
Hoppertunity ($414,000)174802147721$2,958,72370
57Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
$75,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Awesome Slew ($265,300)141705128655$2,939,97894
58Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
$20,000
Harris Farms, California
Cheekaboo ($272,521)100475100475$2,938,680100
59Kodiak Kowboy  
Posse, 2005
N/A
Brazil
Melatonin ($1,086,000)10253397522$2,937,70889
60Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Died 2015
Kentucky
It's the Swede ($150,772)163692154662$2,904,50799
61Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
$45,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Practical Joke ($259,800)139614134604$2,874,654100
62Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
$7,500
Harris Farms, California
California Chrome ($840,000)152662152662$2,808,46732
63Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Cajun Delta Dawn ($381,105)8548679466$2,708,83987
64Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
$7,500
Darley, Kentucky
Stormdriver ($128,400)156764139684$2,679,48894
65Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
$10,000
Walmac Farm, Kentucky
Successful Native ($299,940)115585105545$2,679,33298
66Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Died 2015
Republic of Korea
Sarah Sis ($344,600)145744118633$2,643,45892
67Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Died 2016
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Extra Credit ($147,628)156752142702$2,638,51995
68Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Up With the Birds ($178,732)164723148682$2,622,04893
69Pulpit  
A.P. Indy, 1994
Died 2012
Kentucky
American Freedom ($676,100)9441287362$2,617,93295
70Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
$15,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Miss Temple City ($217,000)125594114544$2,603,69895
71Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
N/A
Cooking Up a Storm ($102,005)146784130723$2,576,35593
72Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
$10,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Avanti Bello ($189,565)121616115596$2,569,39198
73Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Died 2011
Kentucky
Tepin ($1,056,360)122572101491$2,560,33179
74Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Died 2016
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Nonna Mela ($144,120)156672127521$2,555,93385
75Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
N/A
South Africa
Hot Kiss ($143,888)123623123623$2,555,053100
76Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Died 2014
California
Tribal Jewel ($139,870)135643135643$2,533,381100
77Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
$10,000
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Dortmund ($160,000)151653131563$2,530,54397
78Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Died 2016
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Victory to Victory ($127,468)165734132623$2,524,45487
79Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
$10,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Sonny Inspired ($148,500)169775150724$2,521,59293
80Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
$15,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Danzing Candy ($344,800)7439671375$2,511,53097
81Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
$10,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
One True Kiss ($137,790)141612133582$2,493,94494
82Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
$7,500
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Engaginglee ($189,080)149764129704$2,460,96597
83Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
$4,000 (CAN)
T. C. Westmeath Stud Farm Inc., Canada
Ultraflame ($102,884)131562128552$2,437,568100
84Super Saver  
Maria's Mon, 2007
$65,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Super Allison ($143,868)151592141572$2,430,641100
85Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Died 2014
Kentucky
Trojan Nation ($241,585)18382687453$2,380,26965
86High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Dream of Me ($121,910)161743152723$2,375,85199
87Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
$15,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Hy Riverside ($114,050)147682127631$2,352,58083
88Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Pensioned
Lane's End, Kentucky
Charming Delilah ($76,673)157862148821$2,326,49096
89Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
$40,000
Darley, Kentucky
Star Hill ($229,393)19377-10948-$2,299,39575
90Galileo (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Private
Coolmore Stud, Ireland
Deauville (IRE) ($765,000)284130362494$2,278,96914
91Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
$5,000
Irish Hill Century Farm, New York
Voluntario ($127,540)115575101535$2,276,607100
92Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Died 2016
Lanwades Stud, England
Mom'z Laugh ($133,445)140753128692$2,215,61796
93Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
$10,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Fish Trappe Road ($465,920)8743185411$2,162,38198
94Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
$5,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Cherry Wine ($512,420)125491112441$2,099,57799
95Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
N/A
Kentucky
Whitmore ($422,000)12256-11254-$2,088,897100
96With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
$7,500
Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, LLC, Florida
We're All Set ($145,280)132631118601$2,084,35999
97Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
N/A
Kentucky
Roman Approval ($161,700)9858383533$2,074,06686
98Tale of Ekati  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
$15,000
Darby Dan Farm, Kentucky
Tale of Fancy ($167,800)9654382472$2,068,12396
99Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
$5,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Amis Gizmo ($539,789)5932459324$2,053,138100
100Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
$5,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Marquee Miss ($151,134)128536108476$2,052,31297
101Not For Love  
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Died 2016
Maryland
Lovable Lady ($138,899)9246391453$2,045,31499
102First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
$7,500
Double Diamond Farm, Florida
Flora Dora ($159,570)9449191481$2,035,243100
103Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
1,500,000 (Yen)
East Stud, Japan
Camp Creek ($276,169)10358291542$1,995,73397
104Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
N/A
Noholdingback Bear ($459,828)116562105521$1,994,20297
105Songandaprayer  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
$4,500
The Stallion Station @ Copper Crowne, Louisiana
Navy Hymn ($143,627)12963-12460-$1,985,971100
106Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
$7,500
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Someday Jones ($119,100)9446288442$1,982,02699
107Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
$25,000
Ocean Breeze Ranch, California
Allsquare ($152,910)6639366393$1,958,387100
108Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
$5,000
Clear Creek Stud, LLC, Louisiana
Smittys Cougar ($168,695)124575119565$1,954,817100
109Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Proper Discretion ($103,000)136601127561$1,942,17093
110Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Died 2013
Japan
Second Summer ($196,745)150643105483$1,922,68486
111Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
$5,000
Gainesway, Kentucky
Noble Bird ($309,507)10348394433$1,921,11491
112Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
N/A
Saudi Arabia
Badabing Badaboom ($180,303)123534113504$1,919,53697
113Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
$12,500
Castleton Lyons, Kentucky
Sir Dudley Digges ($608,513)9927391252$1,899,89795
114Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Private
Haras Santa Maria de Araras, Argentina
Forest Lake ($140,150)126572117542$1,892,71399
115Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
$7,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Toews On Ice ($92,500)10851397483$1,873,91598
116Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
$20,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Majestic Affair ($186,467)8838385363$1,872,65499
117In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
$2,500
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Calculator ($254,960)10351398493$1,867,087100
118First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$15,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Durango ($101,800)9651187491$1,863,41198
119Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
$7,500
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Rivers Run Deep ($176,940)115581110571$1,861,009100
120Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
N/A
Kentucky
Pure Sensation ($287,070)10150394472$1,817,34086
121Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
$2,500
O'Sullivan Farms LLC, West Virginia
Lime and Tequila ($118,750)9355388523$1,810,42099
122Silver Train  
Old Trieste, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Lucabunny ($118,808)10352194461$1,784,11795
123Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
$7,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Tiz Imaginary ($180,656)8736581335$1,743,30199
124Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$6,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
Larco Mar ($81,700)13770-12063-$1,719,14399
125E Dubai  
Mr. Prospector, 1998
Private
Haras La Esperanza, Argentina
Diamond Play ($93,384)10151196491$1,710,49598
126Pollard's Vision  
Carson City, 2001
$3,000
Mighty Acres, Oklahoma
Authoritative ($132,594)9144188441$1,703,55998
127Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
$6,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Sweater Weather ($153,400)8342380423$1,698,944100
128Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Private
Korea, Republic of Korea
Divine Warrior ($90,455)10353193501$1,685,19299
129Bustin Stones  
City Zip, 2004
$2,500
Waldorf Farm, New York
Bust Another ($221,467)6843168431$1,680,610100
130Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
$6,500
Old English Rancho, California
What a View ($437,500)5932359323$1,665,626100
131Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
$3,000 (CAN)
Colebrook Farms Stallion Station, Canada
River Maid ($165,106)8746187461$1,646,646100
132Henny Hughes  
Hennessy, 2003
3,000,000 (Yen)
Yushun Stallion Station, Japan
Beholder ($560,000)8935366312$1,642,51067
133U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
$3,000
Rancho San Miguel, California
Gloves Off ($80,080)14763-13359-$1,640,03097
134Ministers Wild Cat  
Deputy Minister, 2000
$5,000
Tommy Town Thoroughbreds, California
Toledo Eddie ($183,140)7743-7743-$1,634,054100
135Graeme Hall  
Dehere, 1997
Private
Almusaadiyah Stud, Saudi Arabia
Winning for Sarah ($107,572)103581100571$1,624,52199
136Gone Astray  
Dixie Union, 2006
$4,500
Northwest Stud, Florida
Three Rules ($380,640)8434282331$1,608,873100
137Fairbanks  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$2,500
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Cosmic Destiny ($109,020)9636-9136-$1,605,078100
138Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Died 2013
Kentucky
Ready Intaglio ($136,302)126531116501$1,600,67896
139Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
$7,500
Gainesway, Kentucky
Monster Bea ($144,618)12438392312$1,598,41688
140Awesome of Course  
Awesome Again, 2000
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Awesome Banner ($390,835)8139279392$1,565,188100
141Frost Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$7,500
Keane Stud Operations, LLC, New York
Frosty Margarita ($116,584)8638284362$1,543,145100
142Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Died 2012
Kentucky
So Sweetitiz ($141,750)111552106542$1,524,48799
143D'wildcat  
Forest Wildcat, 1998
$3,500
Whispering Oaks Farm, Louisiana
Guns Loaded ($149,337)8546281452$1,519,849100
144Yankee Gentleman  
Storm Cat, 1999
$3,500
Le Mesa Stallions, Louisiana
Icy Gentleman ($138,000)104572102572$1,501,931100
145Closing Argument  
Successful Appeal, 2002
$4,000
Whispering Oaks Farm, Louisiana
Smack Smack ($383,366)7935273342$1,479,40196
146Girolamo  
A.P. Indy, 2006
$15,000
Darley, Kentucky
Louisville First ($125,200)7425269232$1,467,99498
147Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
$7,500 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Lexie Lou ($293,824)7227470263$1,465,477100
148Smoke Glacken  
Two Punch, 1994
Died 2016
Kentucky
Justalittlesmoke ($160,490)7737271352$1,462,397100
149Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Died 2016
Turkey Jockey Club Silivri Stallion Complex, Turkey
Galton ($171,200)9344291422$1,448,45199
150Notional  
In Excess, 2004
$3,000
Rockin' Z Ranch, Oklahoma
Victor Jara ($97,101)115501105471$1,420,96199