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 July 28, 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 ($1,540,000)23998162148715$9,674,60281
2Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
$75,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Nyquist ($3,505,600)11158121005212$8,448,10498
3Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
$60,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Gun Runner ($1,101,380)2311041121310111$6,541,45298
4City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Catch a Glimpse ($1,070,700)2341029223999$6,060,783100
5Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
$100,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Exaggerator ($1,988,000)172807147676$5,906,67396
6Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
$95,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Stanford ($844,400)243946225936$5,660,49998
7Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
$100,000
Darley, Kentucky
Cavorting ($725,000)1917110139569$5,287,94888
8Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
$85,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Brody's Cause ($645,000)248906202746$5,038,13190
9Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Died 2015
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Dacita (CHI) ($622,200)2229212199848$4,827,35792
10Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
$150,000
Darley, Kentucky
Songbird ($900,000)1726811128529$4,762,55585
11Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$30,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Taris ($398,560)201846186826$4,689,58399
12Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
$100,000
Ramsey Farm, Inc., Kentucky
Camelot Kitten ($388,520)2489210208757$4,503,61581
13Mineshaft  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$25,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Effinex ($850,000)141644131614$4,381,03594
14Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
$20,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Haveyougoneaway ($370,000)24611662061005$4,362,86982
15Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
$60,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Go Maggie Go ($417,400)176914161864$4,098,60994
16Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Died 2015
Kentucky
Family Tree ($332,061)181858143656$3,805,64276
17Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Died 2013
Kentucky
Takeover Target ($207,735)243976225945$3,707,04791
18More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
$50,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Tom's Ready ($519,000)1928110146645$3,664,96983
19Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Da Big Hoss ($440,880)194886158735$3,657,99384
20Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Passion for Action ($303,496)171778132606$3,596,62285
21Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
$35,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Blofeld ($373,400)122594116564$3,486,410100
22Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Died 2013
Kentucky
Forever Unbridled ($785,000)144515125444$3,213,47686
23Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Died 2015
Florida
Wild Dude ($140,345)191882181852$3,130,50799
24Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
$45,000
Darley, Kentucky
Hard Aces ($407,000)220858161666$3,087,07772
25Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
$25,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
I'm a Chatterbox ($530,000)10662696576$3,046,01199
26Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
$7,500
Ballena Vista Farm, California
Flexibility ($152,500)203933183862$3,042,79298
27Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
$6,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
World Approval ($464,400)174883160823$2,968,90894
28Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
$7,500
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Dalmore ($157,600)180804165794$2,894,62199
29Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Ironicus ($275,000)176653132523$2,893,56088
30Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
N/A
Republic of Korea
S'maverlous ($441,109)154724134664$2,858,36199
31Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
$7,500
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Land Over Sea ($508,500)171795157715$2,791,69597
32Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$10,000
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Disco Chick ($225,500)149662142652$2,765,28997
33Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Private
JBBA Shizunai Stallion Station, Japan
Mor Spirit ($370,000)123574118554$2,762,39399
34Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
$45,000
Darley, Kentucky
Sensitively ($124,460)186744143604$2,761,72283
35Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
$20,000
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Highland Sky ($344,700)172606158586$2,736,66799
36Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
$125,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Midnight Storm ($419,000)10452898496$2,727,95393
37Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Private
East Stud, Japan
Ray'swarrior ($144,181)183722170692$2,663,08090
38Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
$12,500
Darley, Kentucky
Cathryn Sophia ($929,720)133533117442$2,609,83690
39Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
$10,000
Sequel Stallions New York, New York
Sharp Azteca ($218,250)162602154572$2,573,372100
40Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
$30,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Sir Genghis ($97,920)181783149643$2,478,84390
41Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
$60,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Majesto ($224,000)170532161482$2,476,51796
42Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
$20,000
Harris Farms, California
Cheekaboo ($272,176)9344493444$2,474,684100
43Kodiak Kowboy  
Posse, 2005
N/A
Brazil
Melatonin ($1,086,000)8942384412$2,437,39488
44Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Died 2011
Kentucky
Subtle Indian ($486,400)8740582385$2,413,03394
45Posse  
Silver Deputy, 2000
$5,000
Rockridge Stud, New York
Royal Posse ($159,000)143682138682$2,397,489100
46Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
$12,500
Gainesway, Kentucky
Dream Dance ($134,633)14869-13766-$2,382,43599
47Rockport Harbor  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Majestic Harbor ($391,060)141652124612$2,362,51796
48Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
N/A
Republic of Korea
Hoppertunity ($354,000)160642134561$2,315,19066
49Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Runaway Lute ($111,000)130632122602$2,306,97795
50Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
$75,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Spelling Again ($186,150)124554115524$2,215,14394
51Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
80,000 (Rands)
Wilgerbosdrift Stud, South Africa
Lukes Alley ($248,890)141642125592$2,209,37996
52Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
$12,500
Juddmonte Farms, Kentucky
Stonetastic ($218,091)131616105485$2,172,92784
53Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Died 2015
Kentucky
It's the Swede ($104,500)151592142562$2,157,10299
54Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
$25,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Rainha Da Bateria ($153,900)146571130531$2,137,62594
55Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Swell ($123,760)154652144621$2,096,16988
56Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$8,500
Darley, Kentucky
Lady Shipman ($168,203)8646582444$2,071,20299
57Blame  
Arch, 2006
$25,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Sweet Victory ($184,065)9240379373$2,049,53195
58Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
$7,500
Darley, Kentucky
Stormdriver ($128,400)142574127524$2,034,34895
59Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
$15,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Bolo ($205,345)111504101464$2,010,74696
60Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
$15,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Danzing Candy ($344,800)6132558304$1,929,18597
61Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
$20,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Money Multiplier ($183,200)108451100421$1,921,63398
62Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Up With the Birds ($143,185)151543135512$1,920,17991
63Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
$7,500
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
International Star ($160,650)140632121592$1,902,31198
64Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
$10,000
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Adore ($129,250)137582117502$1,896,94396
65Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
$10,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Avanti Bello ($168,010)10342397413$1,896,36197
66Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
N/A
Cooking Up a Storm ($101,380)134592118551$1,892,21394
67Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
$10,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
One True Kiss ($116,740)117491111461$1,883,08993
68English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
$25,000
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Heart to Heart ($293,250)132475119433$1,882,14692
69Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
$10,000
Walmac Farm, Kentucky
Sweet On Smokey ($168,600)10750397463$1,881,95097
70Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Died 2016
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Extra Credit ($145,560)128592116552$1,876,83394
71Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Died 2014
California
Nine Point Nine ($119,630)122513122513$1,856,203100
72Super Saver  
Maria's Mon, 2007
$65,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Super Allison ($141,034)135511126491$1,852,73799
73Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Died 2016
Lanwades Stud, England
Mom'z Laugh ($131,925)128623116562$1,815,09697
74Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
$40,000
Darley, Kentucky
Star Hill ($227,728)17462-9940-$1,806,47475
75Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Died 2011
Kentucky
Tepin ($602,280)11848199431$1,789,44475
76Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Ancient Secret ($217,200)7038564365$1,752,79781
77War Front  
Danzig, 2002
$200,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
American Patriot ($212,800)13952986303$1,738,53663
78Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Died 2016
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Blithely ($98,500)142571111481$1,732,13988
79Pulpit  
A.P. Indy, 1994
Died 2012
Kentucky
American Freedom ($246,100)8937282342$1,732,02493
80Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
$5,000
Irish Hill Century Farm, New York
Voluntario ($127,540)10745494424$1,712,515100
81Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Died 2016
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Black Jet ($107,450)13652-11040-$1,704,64586
82Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Pensioned
Lane's End, Kentucky
Charming Delilah ($73,905)148662140631$1,697,40995
83Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Died 2014
Kentucky
Trojan Nation ($203,440)16261479332$1,669,02464
84Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
N/A
South Africa
Generous Touch ($122,189)115413115413$1,663,788100
85Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Died 2015
Republic of Korea
Sarah Sis ($102,100)139604113493$1,660,85589
86Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
N/A
Kentucky
Whitmore ($422,000)11443-10742-$1,640,627100
87With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
$7,500
Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, LLC, Florida
We're All Set ($109,100)124501110471$1,629,80399
88Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
$7,500
Harris Farms, California
California Chrome ($240,000)132491132491$1,588,50721
89Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
N/A
Kentucky
I Will Score ($143,145)8950175461$1,579,38083
90Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
$5,000
Gainesway, Kentucky
Noble Bird ($259,507)9341384373$1,575,85290
91Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
$10,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Sonny Inspired ($148,500)148552130502$1,570,04292
92Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
$5,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Cherry Wine ($507,920)10435193301$1,540,40199
93Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Private
Haras Santa Maria de Araras, Argentina
Forest Lake ($140,150)117492108462$1,538,20599
94Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
$4,000 (CAN)
T. C. Westmeath Stud Farm Inc., Canada
Ultraflame ($102,884)114411111401$1,537,072100
95Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
N/A
Kentucky
Pure Sensation ($287,070)9442387392$1,524,22184
96Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
$10,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Fish Trappe Road ($411,920)6532163301$1,513,71097
97Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
$5,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Amis Gizmo ($454,170)5427354273$1,506,091100
98Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
$15,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Picco Uno ($68,500)128512109461$1,502,54780
99High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
April Gaze ($109,060)141492133472$1,497,32899
100Tale of Ekati  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
$15,000
Darby Dan Farm, Kentucky
Tale of Fancy ($149,200)8342-7035-$1,494,08795
101Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
$5,000
Clear Creek Stud, LLC, Louisiana
Smittys Cougar ($137,170)107443104443$1,492,964100
102Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Died 2013
Japan
Second Summer ($196,745)131453102383$1,487,59889
103Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
$5,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Marquee Miss ($147,134)11440496364$1,472,03398
104Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
$7,500
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Someday Jones ($119,100)8635180341$1,471,463100
105Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
$45,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Conquest Enforcer ($127,813)110401105391$1,457,30099
106Galileo (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Private
Coolmore Stud, Ireland
Deauville (IRE) ($670,000)24598312173$1,448,73513
107Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
N/A
Noholdingback Bear ($219,828)10247292431$1,431,11197
108Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
$7,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Ivy Bell ($82,560)9240283392$1,423,80598
109Songandaprayer  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
$4,500
The Stallion Station @ Copper Crowne, Louisiana
Navy Hymn ($107,427)12052-11549-$1,423,502100
110In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
$2,500
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Calculator ($254,960)9241287402$1,398,069100
111First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
$7,500
Double Diamond Farm, Florida
Flora Dora ($141,250)7136170361$1,389,656100
112Not For Love  
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Died 2016
Maryland
Lovable Lady ($93,899)8637185361$1,386,108100
113Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
1,500,000 (Yen)
East Stud, Japan
Jules N Rome ($114,000)9154-8250-$1,363,18397
114Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
$25,000
Ocean Breeze Ranch, California
Allsquare ($124,965)6130261302$1,362,593100
115Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
$2,500
O'Sullivan Farms LLC, West Virginia
Tequila and Salt ($92,131)8642282402$1,322,46898
116Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
N/A
Saudi Arabia
Badabing Badaboom ($99,029)10241295392$1,319,16198
117Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
$7,500
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Rivers Run Deep ($104,340)10748-10247-$1,306,45299
118E Dubai  
Mr. Prospector, 1998
$3,500
Elite Thoroughbreds, Louisiana
Sazerac Girl ($91,350)9644191421$1,299,71298
119Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
$20,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Majestic Affair ($186,467)6830165281$1,295,48099
120Yankee Gentleman  
Storm Cat, 1999
$3,500
Le Mesa Stallions, Louisiana
Icy Gentleman ($135,000)10053198531$1,282,322100
121Bustin Stones  
City Zip, 2004
$2,500
Waldorf Farm, New York
Bust Another ($220,800)5531155311$1,281,902100
122Graeme Hall  
Dehere, 1997
Private
Almusaadiyah Stud, Saudi Arabia
You Bought Her ($99,547)9547192461$1,271,256100
123Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
$6,500
Old English Rancho, California
What a View ($437,500)4923349233$1,267,498100
124Ministers Wild Cat  
Deputy Minister, 2000
$5,000
Tommy Town Thoroughbreds, California
Toledo Eddie ($171,350)7030-7030-$1,264,543100
125Silver Train  
Old Trieste, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Meanbone ($72,225)9842-9038-$1,241,45996
126Pollard's Vision  
Carson City, 2001
$3,000
Mighty Acres, Oklahoma
Eye Luv Lulu ($101,867)8336-8136-$1,236,87998
127Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$6,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
Larco Mar ($81,200)11155-9450-$1,232,90999
128First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$15,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Durango ($101,800)8139-7337-$1,224,22798
129Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
$12,500
Castleton Lyons, Kentucky
Sir Dudley Digges ($530,813)7320166181$1,223,51195
130Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Control Stake ($65,930)117471110441$1,216,32190
131Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Private
Korea, Republic of Korea
Divine Warrior ($80,270)9044182421$1,208,62499
132Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
$3,000 (CAN)
Colebrook Farms Stallion Station, Canada
River Maid ($143,259)7937179371$1,208,012100
133D'wildcat  
Forest Wildcat, 1998
$3,500
Whispering Oaks Farm, Louisiana
Guns Loaded ($149,337)8139278382$1,206,688100
134Fairbanks  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$2,500
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Cosmic Destiny ($108,520)9126-8726-$1,198,583100
135Awesome of Course  
Awesome Again, 2000
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Awesome Banner ($270,835)6530264302$1,194,788100
136Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Died 2012
Kentucky
Leigh Court ($106,462)105432100422$1,178,70599
137U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
$3,000
Rancho San Miguel, California
Gloves Off ($68,580)13446-12242-$1,153,36397
138Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
$2,500
Mapleton Thoroughbred Farm, Ohio
Calgary Cat ($87,941)7535171321$1,146,34799
139Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
$7,500 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Neshama ($279,881)6517365173$1,133,520100
140Closing Argument  
Successful Appeal, 2002
$4,000
Whispering Oaks Farm, Louisiana
Smack Smack ($244,786)7131266312$1,120,507100
141Salute the Sarge  
Forest Wildcat, 2005
Private
Abo Al Roos Stud, Saudi Arabia
Salutos Amigos ($448,500)5827255272$1,092,31897
142Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
$5,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Great Minds ($198,400)7233169321$1,089,837100
143Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Died 2013
Kentucky
Ready Intaglio ($66,372)117451109431$1,089,19699
144Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
$3,500
River Oaks Farm, Inc., Oklahoma
Rocket Heat ($147,220)9145285442$1,082,933100
145Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
$7,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Our Way ($94,500)7027265252$1,045,28599
146Frost Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$7,500
Keane Stud Operations, LLC, New York
Frosty Margarita ($111,250)6726265242$1,034,198100
147Henrythenavigator  
Kingmambo, 2005
7,500 (Euros)
Coolmore Stud, Ireland
Applicator ($78,710)16256382332$1,027,45867
148Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
$6,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Trini Brewnette ($58,266)7630174301$1,025,270100
149Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
N/A
Kentucky
The Great Whiteway ($157,800)6129457284$1,024,54399
150Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
$7,500
Gainesway, Kentucky
Monster Bea ($120,618)10129375242$1,020,01985