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 June 27, 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)22388131997912$8,514,70480
2Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
$75,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Nyquist ($3,505,600)1034710924210$7,740,05399
3Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
$60,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Gun Runner ($1,101,380)21993102029010$5,742,23098
4Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
$100,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Exaggerator ($1,988,000)161735136615$5,289,22297
5Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
$95,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Stanford ($844,400)227825210815$4,894,98499
6City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Catch a Glimpse ($535,700)218927208907$4,786,749100
7Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
$85,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Brody's Cause ($645,000)228806185676$4,466,12090
8Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
$100,000
Darley, Kentucky
Cavorting ($725,000)176597127466$4,386,26787
9Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$30,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Taris ($398,560)188756173736$4,195,84999
10Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
$150,000
Darley, Kentucky
Songbird ($600,000)1636010120489$4,030,36085
11Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
$100,000
Ramsey Farm, Inc., Kentucky
Divisidero ($387,850)2328210194677$3,923,29688
12Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Died 2015
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Celestine ($566,680)2078110185736$3,846,12190
13Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
$20,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Haveyougoneaway ($190,000)235986200855$3,590,01779
14Mineshaft  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$25,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Suddenbreakingnews ($587,000)131523121493$3,473,03893
15Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
$60,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Go Maggie Go ($417,400)168744153704$3,385,29793
16Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Died 2013
Kentucky
Takeover Target ($207,735)220844202824$3,167,16891
17More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
$50,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Tom's Ready ($519,000)184728138555$3,159,67584
18Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
$35,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Blofeld ($373,400)115534109504$3,134,537100
19Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Passion for Action ($191,982)162726124585$3,061,13785
20Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Da Big Hoss ($440,880)179736147615$3,004,13286
21Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Died 2015
Kentucky
Counterforce ($169,267)166744131553$2,916,72373
22Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Died 2013
Kentucky
Forever Unbridled ($785,000)135434116373$2,855,77285
23Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
N/A
Republic of Korea
S'maverlous ($426,184)145664125604$2,557,91999
24Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
$7,500
Ballena Vista Farm, California
Flexibility ($152,500)194813175742$2,549,56797
25Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
$7,500
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Land Over Sea ($508,500)157675145605$2,485,61798
26Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Died 2015
Florida
Wild Dude ($140,345)178751168721$2,452,82599
27Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
$7,500
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Airoforce ($116,800)168761153751$2,445,87099
28Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
$6,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
World Approval ($284,400)167782154722$2,435,31993
29Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Ironicus ($275,000)162572123462$2,429,11288
30Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
$25,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Catalina Red ($357,600)9953688486$2,388,66599
31Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
$45,000
Darley, Kentucky
Sensitively ($124,460)174674138554$2,377,61485
32Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
$45,000
Darley, Kentucky
Hard Aces ($347,000)205745149563$2,360,15367
33Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Private
JBBA Shizunai Stallion Station, Japan
Mor Spirit ($370,000)105474100464$2,326,63199
34Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
$12,500
Darley, Kentucky
Cathryn Sophia ($929,720)124453108362$2,274,62089
35Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$10,000
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Disco Chick ($195,500)139541132531$2,218,15096
36Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
$20,000
Harris Farms, California
Cheekaboo ($255,760)8940489404$2,217,668100
37Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Private
East Stud, Japan
Ray'swarrior ($144,181)169562157532$2,171,36988
38Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
$20,000
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Super Saks ($153,900)163524149504$2,153,71499
39Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
$10,000
Sequel Stallions New York, New York
Sharp Azteca ($218,250)149512141482$2,130,115100
40Rockport Harbor  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Majestic Harbor ($391,060)136592120552$2,060,91596
41Kodiak Kowboy  
Posse, 2005
N/A
Brazil
Melatonin ($1,086,000)8133276321$2,055,95586
42Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
$125,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Midnight Storm ($269,000)9445689435$2,055,80199
43Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
$60,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Majesto ($224,000)159411150361$2,045,34496
44Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
$30,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Stopchargingmaria ($90,000)171702139592$2,035,76891
45Posse  
Silver Deputy, 2000
$5,000
Rockridge Stud, New York
Royal Posse ($139,000)130592125592$2,025,711100
46Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
N/A
Republic of Korea
Hoppertunity ($354,000)157542131461$1,986,90062
47Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
$12,500
Gainesway, Kentucky
Dream Dance ($132,600)14357-13455-$1,969,75199
48Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
$75,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Awesome Speed ($140,560)117483109453$1,873,21393
49Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Died 2011
Kentucky
Subtle Indian ($486,400)8435479334$1,853,82093
50Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Died 2015
Kentucky
It's the Swede ($95,400)142542133512$1,829,74899
51Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
$12,500
Juddmonte Farms, Kentucky
Stonetastic ($218,091)12354599434$1,808,74983
52Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Know It All Anna ($88,200)11856-11154-$1,784,15094
53Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
80,000 (Rands)
Wilgerbosdrift Stud, South Africa
Lukes Alley ($248,890)131502115452$1,770,50596
54Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
$7,500
Darley, Kentucky
Stormdriver ($128,400)134504121464$1,763,06695
55Blame  
Arch, 2006
$25,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Sweet Victory ($184,065)8635273322$1,735,06494
56Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Swell ($123,760)14855113852-$1,708,25585
57Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$8,500
Darley, Kentucky
Lady Shipman ($165,105)8040476383$1,683,05999
58Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
$7,500
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
International Star ($160,650)132562113522$1,651,33998
59Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
$10,000
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Adore ($129,250)126522106462$1,625,24197
60Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
$15,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Danzing Candy ($324,800)5825555234$1,620,50196
61Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
N/A
Disco Barbie ($79,800)126522111491$1,612,26695
62Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
$25,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Rainha Da Bateria ($103,900)140511124481$1,610,08193
63Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
$20,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Money Multiplier ($123,200)9740189371$1,600,52299
64Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
$15,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Bolo ($205,000)10141393373$1,591,45195
65Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Died 2011
Kentucky
Tepin ($602,280)11143193381$1,581,85973
66Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
$10,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
One True Kiss ($101,740)108391103371$1,565,29893
67Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
$40,000
Darley, Kentucky
Star Hill ($175,350)16455-9337-$1,564,98974
68Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Died 2016
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Decorated Soldier ($110,250)119482109452$1,564,29495
69Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
$10,000
Walmac Farm, Kentucky
Sweet On Smokey ($138,600)10146292422$1,548,91897
70Super Saver  
Maria's Mon, 2007
$65,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Alabama Tide ($101,463)12444-11643-$1,541,14999
71Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
$10,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Avanti Bello ($167,665)9735391353$1,540,41598
72English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
$25,000
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Heart to Heart ($293,250)118375107343$1,530,73292
73Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Storm Pursuit ($116,838)140462124431$1,527,86495
74With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
$7,500
Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, LLC, Florida
We're All Set ($109,100)116471102441$1,465,40099
75Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Died 2016
Lanwades Stud, England
Mom'z Laugh ($131,925)118492107442$1,456,01397
76Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
$5,000
Gainesway, Kentucky
Noble Bird ($259,507)9038383353$1,446,04889
77Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
N/A
Kentucky
Whitmore ($422,000)11236-10535-$1,425,034100
78Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Died 2014
California
Nine Point Nine ($119,285)114431114431$1,424,446100
79Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Died 2016
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Fundamental ($102,700)12544-10135-$1,400,50787
80Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Died 2016
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Blithely ($98,500)134471104391$1,374,94289
81Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Pensioned
Lane's End, Kentucky
Charming Delilah ($58,431)139582131551$1,355,49594
82Pulpit  
A.P. Indy, 1994
Died 2012
Kentucky
Lord Nelson ($219,000)8533279312$1,346,69894
83Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Died 2015
Republic of Korea
Red Doctober ($96,600)135513110402$1,310,52094
84Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
$5,000
Irish Hill Century Farm, New York
Jet Black Magic ($112,500)10339390363$1,307,001100
85Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
$5,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Cherry Wine ($502,800)9132182281$1,298,77099
86Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
N/A
Kentucky
I Will Score ($143,145)8745173411$1,295,87286
87Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Died 2014
Kentucky
Trojan Nation ($203,440)14852373271$1,257,76860
88Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
X Y Jet ($150,970)6331457294$1,253,67876
89Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
$5,000
Clear Creek Stud, LLC, Louisiana
Smittys Cougar ($117,170)10037297372$1,245,039100
90Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Private
Haras Santa Maria de Araras, Argentina
Forest Lake ($120,150)108421100391$1,244,84499
91Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
$7,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Ivy Bell ($82,560)8231274302$1,233,59699
92Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Died 2013
Japan
Second Summer ($196,745)11336297312$1,224,81996
93Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
N/A
Kentucky
Pure Sensation ($167,070)8939382362$1,223,31180
94Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
$10,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Sonny Inspired ($148,500)136432120382$1,216,17390
95Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
$7,500
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Someday Jones ($119,100)7728-7127-$1,191,080100
96Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
$5,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Marquee Miss ($135,300)10336485324$1,191,00598
97Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
$15,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Tommy Macho ($60,140)11439296341$1,174,20776
98Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
$7,500
Harris Farms, California
California Chrome ($120,000)128401128401$1,150,27916
99Songandaprayer  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
$4,500
The Stallion Station @ Copper Crowne, Louisiana
Navy Hymn ($105,600)11244-10741-$1,145,250100
100War Front  
Danzig, 2002
$200,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Take Cover ($133,560)12439579221$1,144,53165
101Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
N/A
Noholdingback Bear ($162,393)9439185361$1,131,16696
102In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
$2,500
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Calculator ($246,800)8535180341$1,121,746100
103Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
$6,500
Old English Rancho, California
What a View ($437,500)4721347213$1,114,232100
104Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
$7,500
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Rivers Run Deep ($104,340)10040-9539-$1,113,73199
105Yankee Gentleman  
Storm Cat, 1999
$3,500
Le Mesa Stallions, Louisiana
Icy Gentleman ($135,000)9745195451$1,108,059100
106Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
N/A
South Africa
Hot Kiss ($99,489)103271103271$1,099,874100
107Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
$4,000 (CAN)
T. C. Westmeath Stud Farm Inc., Canada
Old Valyria ($68,341)10532-10232-$1,088,335100
108Not For Love  
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Died 2016
Maryland
Lovable Lady ($93,899)8031-7931-$1,072,972100
109Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
$20,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Majestic Affair ($186,467)5924156221$1,069,73199
110First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$15,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Durango ($101,800)7738-6936-$1,066,11598
111Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
$10,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
My Man Sam ($249,400)5725-5523-$1,064,65397
112High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
April Gaze ($106,060)120402113382$1,064,37799
113Graeme Hall  
Dehere, 1997
Private
Almusaadiyah Stud, Saudi Arabia
You Bought Her ($98,770)8842185411$1,059,881100
114Ministers Wild Cat  
Deputy Minister, 2000
$5,000
Tommy Town Thoroughbreds, California
Toledo Eddie ($171,350)6729-6729-$1,057,498100
115Awesome of Course  
Awesome Again, 2000
$5,000
Ocala Stud Farm, Florida
Awesome Banner ($241,435)6226261262$1,054,232100
116Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Died 2012
Kentucky
Leigh Court ($106,462)9936294352$1,049,49899
117E Dubai  
Mr. Prospector, 1998
$3,500
Elite Thoroughbreds, Louisiana
American Dubai ($63,722)9039185371$1,048,81097
118Tale of Ekati  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
$15,000
Darby Dan Farm, Kentucky
Tale of Fancy ($101,200)7935-6629-$1,032,52194
119Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
N/A
Japan
Jules N Rome ($105,000)8843-7939-$1,030,79297
120Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
$45,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Mal Guapo ($73,200)8628182271$1,029,56999
121Silver Train  
Old Trieste, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Meanbone ($72,225)9133-8330-$1,029,06196
122Bustin Stones  
City Zip, 2004
$2,500
Waldorf Farm, New York
Bust Another ($220,800)5025150251$1,026,418100
123Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
$3,000 (CAN)
Colebrook Farms Stallion Station, Canada
River Maid ($143,259)7129171291$1,025,983100
124Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
$25,000
Ocean Breeze Ranch, California
Allsquare ($96,465)5924159241$1,019,953100
125Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Private
Korea, Republic of Korea
Princess Erindelle ($71,760)8139175381$1,019,84099
126D'wildcat  
Forest Wildcat, 1998
$3,500
Whispering Oaks Farm, Louisiana
Guns Loaded ($149,337)7733274322$1,005,539100
127Salute the Sarge  
Forest Wildcat, 2005
Private
Abo Al Roos Stud, Saudi Arabia
Salutos Amigos ($448,500)5723254232$1,002,26497
128Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$6,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
Hyper Piper ($63,000)10350-8645-$1,000,31199
129Pollard's Vision  
Carson City, 2001
$3,000
Mighty Acres, Oklahoma
Eye Luv Lulu ($101,867)7931-7731-$994,96698
130Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
$2,500
O'Sullivan Farms LLC, West Virginia
Recount ($89,702)8031176291$988,46498
131Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
N/A
Saudi Arabia
Badabing Badaboom ($96,083)8930285302$984,63599
132First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
$7,500
Double Diamond Farm, Florida
Flora Dora ($75,250)6225161251$964,382100
133Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
$2,500
Mapleton Thoroughbred Farm, Ohio
Hectors Pride ($75,824)7431170281$949,50898
134Fairbanks  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$2,500
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Cosmic Destiny ($82,120)8622-8222-$937,248100
135Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
$5,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Great Minds ($198,400)6828165271$936,819100
136U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
$3,000
Rancho San Miguel, California
Gloves Off ($68,580)12039-11135-$935,86297
137Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Control Stake ($65,930)10637199341$924,65190
138Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
$3,500
River Oaks Farm, Inc., Oklahoma
Rocket Heat ($141,220)8639280382$923,029100
139Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Died 2013
Kentucky
A Red Tie Day ($49,190)109381101361$887,90799
140Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
$7,500 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Neshama ($258,791)6311363113$865,107100
141Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
N/A
Kentucky
The Great Whiteway ($152,800)5726453254$862,85099
142Henrythenavigator  
Kingmambo, 2005
7,500 (Euros)
Coolmore Stud, Ireland
Sympathy ($75,720)13950375292$861,54166
143Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
$5,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Brooklynsway ($121,470)5020350203$854,570100
144Lawyer Ron  
Langfuhr, 2003
Dead
Kentucky
Call Pat ($282,000)3519232182$853,83799
145Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
N/A
Republic of Korea
Rockford ($70,040)10036-8933-$851,459100
146Girolamo  
A.P. Indy, 2006
$15,000
Darley, Kentucky
Tom's Gift ($89,480)5614252132$827,17397
147Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
$7,500
Get Away Farm, Florida
Two Step Time ($103,640)6626161251$826,62899
148Pomeroy  
Boundary, 2001
Private
Sulaiman bin Zu'air Stud Farm, Saudi Arabia
Quijote ($68,300)8934-8132-$818,93397
149Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Pensioned
Oklahoma
Steel Cut ($140,400)5621255212$818,042100
150Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
$6,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Flipcup ($57,600)7327171271$808,396100