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 December 9, 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)2991432026812819$16,299,39886
2Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
$100,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Exaggerator ($2,598,000)1931171416510413$12,003,97997
3Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
$75,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Nyquist ($3,575,600)15585181447618$11,711,21198
4Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
$60,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Gun Runner ($1,970,880)2791561325515013$10,670,11399
5City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Catch a Glimpse ($1,154,033)2711521325814813$9,873,802100
6Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Died 2013
Kentucky
Arrogate ($4,084,600)178807159696$9,540,24193
7Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
$100,000
Ramsey Farm, Inc., Kentucky
Camelot Kitten ($868,865)3261441727011813$9,142,87087
8Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
$150,000
Darley, Kentucky
Songbird ($2,210,000)21897151627113$9,127,77386
9Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
$100,000
Darley, Kentucky
Cavorting ($1,125,000)248121141829713$8,969,99190
10Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
$85,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Destin ($678,000)3021381224511412$8,895,17389
11Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
$95,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Carina Mia ($890,625)3011271128112211$8,846,25698
12Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Died 2015
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Dacita (CHI) ($667,608)2721401624512912$8,522,00790
13Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$30,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Upstart ($482,500)2401201022211610$7,789,14499
14Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Died 2013
Kentucky
Lightstream ($457,000)33616183161557$7,402,63495
15Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
$60,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Shaman Ghost ($651,000)21712392001179$7,254,22195
16Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
$20,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Haveyougoneaway ($655,000)29915772541386$7,222,21087
17Mineshaft  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$25,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Effinex ($1,200,000)179965168925$6,952,88496
18Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Tamarkuz ($750,000)22311913176929$6,679,31483
19Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
$40,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Da Big Hoss ($968,985)2351189193988$6,556,16889
20Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Died 2015
Kentucky
Family Tree ($594,061)214100121667810$6,362,31279
21Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
$125,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Classic Empire ($1,485,920)144738135686$5,933,92696
22Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
$35,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Klimt ($416,960)158886148836$5,867,06099
23More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
$50,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Tom's Ready ($612,047)23611012176857$5,799,09884
24Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
$60,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Tourist ($1,633,750)210845198775$5,673,54098
25War Front  
Danzig, 2002
$200,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Avenge ($525,166)18193221145513$5,655,44072
26Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Died 2015
Florida
Chief Lion ($239,115)23214242201384$5,596,75397
27Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
$45,000
Darley, Kentucky
Hard Aces ($477,345)273132111961008$5,561,86278
28Galileo (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Private
Coolmore Stud, Ireland
Highland Reel (IRE) ($2,200,000)3191493835105$5,486,45420
29Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
$25,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Champagne Room ($1,286,600)183815163775$5,324,49697
30Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
$7,500
Ballena Vista Farm, California
Kathballu ($163,700)23112672051176$5,211,03098
31Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
$20,000
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Highland Sky ($344,700)212101101929210$5,098,77699
32Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
$25,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
I'm a Chatterbox ($965,000)127817116757$5,088,86599
33Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
$7,500
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Dalmore ($257,600)23611782181107$5,066,06498
34Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
$100,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Ironicus ($575,000)212883156693$4,999,96789
35Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
$10,000
Sequel Stallions New York, New York
Sharp Azteca ($298,250)190964182934$4,913,244100
36Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
$6,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
World Approval ($504,713)20312341891164$4,884,30896
37Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
$10,000
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Disco Chick ($260,500)185954177923$4,880,61997
38Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Private
East Stud, Japan
Ray'swarrior ($144,181)24012642221174$4,801,71991
39Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
$45,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Practical Joke ($739,800)163807157787$4,775,09494
40Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
$12,500
Darley, Kentucky
Cathryn Sophia ($1,139,720)167925148814$4,702,07793
41Posse  
Silver Deputy, 2000
$5,000
Rockridge Stud, New York
Royal Posse ($569,000)162906157896$4,549,096100
42Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
N/A
Republic of Korea
S'maverlous ($441,109)195976169896$4,523,95398
43Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
$7,500
Harris Farms, California
California Chrome ($2,040,000)161742161742$4,503,70243
44Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Died 2011
Kentucky
A. P. Indian ($1,135,000)9054585525$4,467,52297
45Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Private
JBBA Shizunai Stallion Station, Japan
Mor Spirit ($370,000)155845150815$4,461,96699
46Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
N/A
Republic of Korea
Hoppertunity ($1,337,750)180943153852$4,450,30077
47Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
$45,000
Darley, Kentucky
Tower of Texas ($254,438)2291004152754$4,449,06580
48Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
$20,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Money Multiplier ($487,200)136715124665$4,375,79399
49Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
$12,500
Juddmonte Farms, Kentucky
Stonetastic ($373,091)182938150766$4,320,74286
50Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
$7,500
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Land Over Sea ($598,500)2121076192985$4,294,08997
51English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
$25,000
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Al's Gal ($566,150)169737149685$4,146,59196
52Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
$15,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Miss Temple City ($1,057,000)137665121605$4,097,14697
53Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Know It All Anna ($163,200)163904152854$4,013,13096
54Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
$30,000
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Sir Genghis ($166,720)2231063189903$3,973,21486
55Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
80,000 (Rands)
Wilgerbosdrift Stud, South Africa
Lukes Alley ($252,471)166972148902$3,964,10197
56Blame  
Arch, 2006
$25,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Going for Broke ($316,200)131684112614$3,883,68295
57Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
$12,500
Gainesway, Kentucky
A Fleet Attitude ($247,856)170831155801$3,867,17199
58Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$8,500
Darley, Kentucky
Lady Shipman ($363,587)114669109638$3,801,43699
59Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Died 2015
Kentucky
The Truth Or Else ($160,499)180802170772$3,712,45399
60Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
$5,000
Ocala Stud, Florida
Cajun Delta Dawn ($483,105)9457887548$3,675,21090
61Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Pensioned
Harris Farms, California
Cheekaboo ($274,890)108565108565$3,573,099100
62Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Angry Moon ($165,019)177942165911$3,571,35686
63Kodiak Kowboy  
Posse, 2005
N/A
Brazil
Melatonin ($1,266,000)105613100602$3,525,24591
64Rockport Harbor  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Majestic Harbor ($391,060)152854134804$3,494,32596
65Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
$4,000 (CAN)
T. C. Westmeath Stud Farm Inc., Canada
Thor's Rocket ($150,079)138713135703$3,469,702100
66Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
$75,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Awesome Slew ($265,300)153786140726$3,466,68995
67Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Died 2011
Kentucky
Tepin ($1,476,360)124622102541$3,438,32983
68Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
$10,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
One True Kiss ($137,790)163803153763$3,411,83896
69Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Died 2016
Three Chimneys Farm, Kentucky
Miss Ella ($160,700)183906144745$3,406,39786
70Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
To Be Announced
Darley Japan Stallion Complex, Japan
Risetotheoccasion ($144,405)173925150845$3,405,05594
71Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
$25,000
Hill 'n' Dale Farms, Kentucky
Up With the Birds ($185,018)171913154842$3,368,19793
72Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
$10,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Macagone ($226,425)186915164854$3,352,40693
73Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
$10,000
Dutchess Views Farm, New York
Dortmund ($270,000)164774140654$3,336,44097
74Pulpit  
A.P. Indy, 1994
Died 2012
Kentucky
American Freedom ($676,100)9950391443$3,319,52295
75Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Died 2016
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Nonna Mela ($164,120)177813142631$3,316,05986
76Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
$12,500
Castleton Lyons, Kentucky
Drefong ($1,170,800)114413104392$3,313,00496
77High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
$5,000
Ocala Stud, Florida
R Angel Katelyn ($147,120)176875166845$3,288,71799
78Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Died 2016
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Extra Credit ($147,628)170843154783$3,285,76293
79Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
$10,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Avanti Bello ($246,765)127696121676$3,262,70698
80Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
N/A
Cooking Up a Storm ($102,005)159904140833$3,251,14092
81Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
$15,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Danzing Candy ($344,800)7847874447$3,231,12397
82Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
N/A
South Africa
Hot Kiss ($222,071)127743126733$3,230,376100
83Dansili (GB)  
Danehill, 1996
85,000 (Pounds)
Banstead Manor Stud, England
Flintshire (GB) ($2,000,000)2049212632$3,228,36052
84Super Saver  
Maria's Mon, 2007
$65,000
WinStar Farm LLC, Kentucky
Inside Straight ($157,344)165732153702$3,223,744100
85Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Died 2014
California
Tribal Jewel ($189,210)143723143723$3,203,160100
86Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
$10,000
Walmac Farm, Kentucky
Successful Native ($299,940)125645115605$3,188,98298
87Henny Hughes  
Hennessy, 2003
3,000,000 (Yen)
Yushun Stallion Station, Japan
Beholder ($1,720,000)9946373402$3,127,78077
88First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
$7,500
Double Diamond Farm, Florida
Dude Fantasy ($335,000)112623109603$3,106,390100
89Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Pensioned
Lane's End, Kentucky
Tahoe Tigress ($124,758)162992153941$3,042,71796
90Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Died 2015
Republic of Korea
Sarah Sis ($346,267)149804119693$3,031,74992
91Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
$7,500
Ashford Stud, Kentucky
Engaginglee ($216,080)158814137754$2,952,53796
92Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Died 2014
Kentucky
Trojan Nation ($241,930)21498696513$2,891,82865
93Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
$15,000
Adena Springs Kentucky, Kentucky
Macho Miah ($119,413)155733132681$2,871,84174
94Tale of Ekati  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
$15,000
Darby Dan Farm, Kentucky
Verve's Tale ($248,600)10565590574$2,855,79696
95Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
$10,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Fish Trappe Road ($465,920)10252298502$2,846,10598
96Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Private
Korea, Republic of Korea
Lady Eli ($720,000)113642102602$2,845,86795
97Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
$40,000
Darley, Kentucky
Star Hill ($229,393)204872114561$2,801,61575
98Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
$5,000
Irish Hill Century Farm, New York
Voluntario ($171,340)125685110615$2,786,134100
99Not For Love  
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Died 2016
Maryland
Lovable Lady ($193,899)9750496494$2,694,616100
100Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
N/A
Saudi Arabia
Badabing Badaboom ($185,488)143667130617$2,674,91196
101Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Died 2016
Lanwades Stud, England
Mom'z Laugh ($133,445)153824141763$2,650,75696
102First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$15,000
Claiborne Farm, Kentucky
Miss Sky Warrior ($348,750)112532102502$2,632,11697
103Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
$5,000
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Cherry Wine ($512,754)138581124511$2,625,08198
104Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
$5,000
Gainesway, Kentucky
Noble Bird ($538,667)110573101523$2,622,62792
105Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
$5,000
Pin Oak Stud, Kentucky
Marquee Miss ($180,184)137655116555$2,609,41093
106Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
$5,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Amis Gizmo ($539,789)6538565385$2,543,283100
107Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
$7,500
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
John Jones ($207,644)10052293502$2,530,03699
108Songandaprayer  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
$4,500
The Stallion Station @ Copper Crowne, Louisiana
Navy Hymn ($155,627)15277-14674-$2,512,467100
109Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
N/A
Kentucky
Whitmore ($463,400)13563-12460-$2,484,77698
110Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Died 2013
Japan
Second Summer ($196,745)164735106525$2,458,60381
111Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
$25,000
Ocean Breeze Ranch, California
Allsquare ($152,910)6943569435$2,456,480100
112Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
$5,000
Clear Creek Stud, LLC, Louisiana
Smittys Cougar ($205,295)133645127625$2,445,995100
113Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
$20,000
Airdrie Stud, Kentucky
Syndergaard ($323,800)10347398453$2,445,53799
114Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
$7,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Coasted ($302,050)10343697406$2,443,99899
115Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
$7,500
Spendthrift Farm, Kentucky
Ivy Bell ($123,660)133653119593$2,431,95195
116Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
N/A
Kentucky
Roman Approval ($210,700)10265486583$2,412,21881
117With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
$7,500
Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, LLC, Florida
We're All Set ($155,280)139671124641$2,409,26099
118Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
$5,000
Lane's End, Kentucky
Proper Discretion ($174,100)163682151632$2,392,75894
119Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
N/A
Noholdingback Bear ($474,828)124682112641$2,376,05085
120Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
N/A
Kentucky
Pure Sensation ($467,070)10756399532$2,362,28284
121Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
$2,500
O'Sullivan Farms LLC, West Virginia
Recount ($181,100)9859393563$2,358,62799
122Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
1,500,000 (Yen)
East Stud, Japan
Camp Creek ($276,464)11162297582$2,340,95397
123Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
$7,500
Calumet Farm, Kentucky
Rivers Run Deep ($313,440)124641118631$2,316,97099
124E Dubai  
Mr. Prospector, 1998
Private
Haras La Esperanza, Argentina
Diamond Play ($142,104)109591104571$2,307,68299
125Girolamo  
A.P. Indy, 2006
$15,000
Darley, Kentucky
Highway Star ($369,000)8439379373$2,307,19399
126Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Private
Haras Santa Maria de Araras, Argentina
Forest Lake ($160,150)139692128652$2,290,51999
127Gone Astray  
Dixie Union, 2006
$4,500
Northwest Stud, Florida
Three Rules ($700,640)9945297441$2,249,329100
128Silver Train  
Old Trieste, 2002
Died 2013
Pennsylvania
Lucabunny ($120,308)112591103521$2,223,86495
129In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
$2,500
Ocala Stud, Florida
Calculator ($254,960)112563107543$2,220,947100
130Frost Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$7,500
Keane Stud Operations, LLC, New York
Frosty Margarita ($149,084)10151399493$2,213,375100
131U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
$3,000
Rancho San Miguel, California
U S Officer ($99,565)164761149711$2,204,38897
132Bustin Stones  
City Zip, 2004
$2,500
Waldorf Farm, New York
Bust Another ($246,481)7149271492$2,192,155100
133Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
$6,500
Taylor Made Stallions, Inc., Kentucky
Larco Mar ($86,990)152831134761$2,155,15085
134Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
$3,000 (CAN)
Colebrook Farms Stallion Station, Canada
River Maid ($286,790)8851188511$2,105,055100
135Pollard's Vision  
Carson City, 2001
$3,000
Mighty Acres, Oklahoma
Eye Luv Lulu ($152,747)9653193531$2,102,03799
136Fairbanks  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
$2,500
Northview PA, Pennsylvania
Cosmic Destiny ($110,640)10344-9844-$2,079,820100
137Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
$6,500
Old English Rancho, California
What a View ($441,523)6138461384$2,035,290100
138Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
$6,000 (CAN)
Adena Springs North, Canada
Sweater Weather ($165,326)8945386453$2,023,604100
139Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
$2,500
Mapleton Thoroughbred Farm, Ohio
Calgary Cat ($281,735)9348187431$2,011,36695
140Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Died 2013
Kentucky
A Red Tie Day ($142,388)136622125592$1,975,15397
141First Defence  
Unbridled's Song, 2004
$7,500
Juddmonte Farms, Kentucky
Irish Jasper ($220,300)9650169421$1,968,84091
142Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
$7,500
Gainesway, Kentucky
Monster Bea ($169,963)135523100402$1,966,04689
143Graeme Hall  
Dehere, 1997
Private
Almusaadiyah Stud, Saudi Arabia
You Bought Her ($154,927)106631102611$1,955,279100
144Wilburn  
Bernardini, 2008
$3,500
Rockin' Z Ranch, Oklahoma
Ohio Gold ($178,580)117602109572$1,954,22498
145Awesome of Course  
Awesome Again, 2000
$5,000
Ocala Stud, Florida
Awesome Banner ($520,035)9148287462$1,949,769100
146Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Pensioned
Kentucky
Dragon Bay ($148,181)114673105643$1,909,85197
147Great Notion  
Elusive Quality, 2000
$3,500
Northview Stallion Station, Maryland
Just Jack ($159,853)6335263352$1,908,701100
148Ministers Wild Cat  
Deputy Minister, 2000
$5,000
Tommy Town Thoroughbreds, California
Toledo Eddie ($183,140)8552-8452-$1,885,470100
149Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Died 2016
Turkey Jockey Club Silivri Stallion Complex, Turkey
Galton ($185,750)9653294512$1,828,98699
150Harlington  
Unbridled, 2002
Private
Almusaadiyah Stud, Saudi Arabia
Wavell Avenue ($344,400)4730245292$1,825,59799