2017 Leading Turf Sires

  • Updated: October 21, 2017 09:34 AM
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For stallions represented by a runner in North America, the leaders are arranged by earnings in North American grass races through October 21, 2017, as supplied to BloodHorse. Statistics reflect North American racing only. The (%) column reflects the percentage of turf earnings from total earnings on all surfaces.

      All Surfaces Turf
# Stallion Chief Earner
(Earnings)
Rnrs Wnrs BT
SWrs
Rnrs Wnrs BT
SWrs
'17 Earnings (%)
1 Kitten's Joy 
El Prado, 2001
Oscar Performance ($1,067,500) 259 123 10 214 86 10 $8,219,609 86
2 War Front 
Danzig, 2002
Cambodia ($374,500) 108 47 10 96 38 10 $4,769,685 88
3 Scat Daddy 
Johannesburg, 2004
Dacita (CHI) ($485,600) 231 120 17 159 56 13 $4,759,644 59
4 English Channel 
Smart Strike, 2002
Heart to Heart ($556,580) 159 80 8 128 49 8 $4,109,827 77
5 Giant's Causeway 
Storm Cat, 1997
Bricks and Mortar ($336,800) 200 96 6 141 43 5 $3,084,260 53
6 City Zip 
Carson City, 1998
Zipessa ($371,300) 259 140 13 149 51 6 $2,882,288 36
7 Tapit 
Pulpit, 2001
Dream Dancing ($327,210) 239 114 15 127 46 5 $2,867,157 30
8 Medaglia d'Oro 
El Prado, 1999
New Money Honey ($657,417) 138 55 11 89 29 5 $2,865,513 41
9 More Than Ready 
Southern Halo, 1997
Uni (GB) ($425,000) 172 78 10 120 40 7 $2,767,782 55
10 Harlan's Holiday 
Harlan, 1999
Postulation ($295,142) 270 138 7 156 43 3 $2,753,898 33
11 Lemon Drop Kid 
Kingmambo, 1996
Beach Patrol ($1,069,975) 187 76 3 120 28 2 $2,501,870 54
12 Hard Spun 
Danzig, 2004
Taghleeb ($275,004) 163 86 4 94 25 2 $2,404,139 45
13 Candy Ride (ARG) 
Ride the Rails, 1999
Ascend ($635,700) 223 110 12 121 37 2 $2,352,856 28
14 Freud 
Storm Cat, 1998
Fourstar Crook ($344,116) 176 86 3 95 35 2 $2,178,151 47
15 Mizzen Mast 
Cozzene, 1998
Green Mask ($463,845) 148 70 5 100 29 2 $2,071,116 52
16 Unusual Heat 
Nureyev, 1990
Starlite Style ($142,450) 104 48 2 76 31 2 $2,052,228 74
17 Blame 
Arch, 2006
Firsthand Report ($180,000) 146 78 7 89 30 5 $1,939,322 48
18 Speightstown 
Gone West, 1998
Frostmourne ($443,000) 187 103 9 100 30 5 $1,936,441 33
19 Into Mischief 
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Party Boat ($210,000) 233 134 15 118 31 3 $1,910,873 23
20 Arch 
Kris S., 1995
Arklow ($219,700) 129 63 3 90 29 2 $1,865,542 45
21 Stormy Atlantic 
Storm Cat, 1994
Ballagh Rocks ($375,200) 138 63 2 91 27 2 $1,746,608 62
22 Smart Strike 
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Infinite Wisdom ($124,085) 148 67 7 97 28 1 $1,738,768 37
23 Artie Schiller 
El Prado, 2001
Sassy Little Lila ($216,800) 166 71 5 106 38 3 $1,720,766 63
24 Exchange Rate 
Danzig, 1997
Miss Ella ($170,286) 142 72 6 90 27 3 $1,712,388 47
25 Malibu Moon 
A.P. Indy, 1997
Final Copy ($198,944) 262 134 12 122 34 1 $1,680,300 19
26 Quality Road 
Elusive Quality, 2006
Master Merion ($260,050) 175 93 12 90 22 3 $1,669,235 21
27 Sky Mesa 
Pulpit, 2000
My Impression ($167,210) 165 79 7 84 25 5 $1,624,329 39
28 Temple City 
Dynaformer, 2005
Miss Temple City ($227,053) 117 54 3 81 28 2 $1,572,315 63
29 Pioneerof the Nile 
Empire Maker, 2006
Hieroglyphics ($166,440) 160 56 5 86 26 3 $1,566,086 34
30 Colonel John 
Tiznow, 2005
La Coronel ($585,560) 216 119 6 110 33 2 $1,553,489 30
31 Lookin At Lucky 
Smart Strike, 2007
Money Multiplier ($306,667) 146 75 5 76 25 2 $1,504,218 26
32 Wildcat Heir 
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Pay Any Price ($146,758) 210 134 6 94 37 3 $1,492,195 30
33 Northern Afleet 
Afleet, 1993
World Approval ($943,600) 152 87 5 59 11 2 $1,479,127 32
34 Twirling Candy 
Candy Ride, 2007
Morticia ($366,155) 108 65 6 57 24 3 $1,437,308 36
35 Leroidesanimaux (BRZ) 
Candy Stripes, 2000
Somethingelse ($178,110) 118 61 1 86 37 1 $1,338,875 67
36 Broken Vow 
Unbridled, 1997
Broken Border ($120,150) 153 66 3 89 24 1 $1,329,878 38
37 Street Cry (IRE) 
Machiavellian, 1998
Delta Prince ($142,600) 96 53 2 66 26 2 $1,329,257 54
38 First Defence 
Unbridled's Song, 2004
Antonoe ($493,400) 85 45 2 42 15 1 $1,314,746 45
39 Ghostzapper 
Awesome Again, 2000
Proctor's Ledge ($362,800) 198 100 12 95 19 2 $1,297,080 14
40 Paddy O'Prado 
El Prado, 2007
Trust Factor ($168,580) 159 72 2 104 28 2 $1,280,944 45
41 Distorted Humor 
Forty Niner, 1993
Muqtaser ($217,000) 136 69 5 65 19 1 $1,248,495 28
42 Lonhro (AUS) 
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($207,500) 78 29 3 59 17 2 $1,237,728 77
43 Gio Ponti 
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Sir Dudley Digges ($125,435) 148 68 3 99 26 2 $1,228,917 43
44 Uncle Mo 
Indian Charlie, 2008
Conquest Babayaga ($125,200) 167 82 13 75 26 1 $1,222,498 19
45 Any Given Saturday 
Distorted Humor, 2004
Mongolian Saturday ($136,950) 141 74 2 71 24 1 $1,219,005 40
46 Divine Park 
Chester House, 2004
Lady Eli ($770,000) 88 52 4 44 12 2 $1,218,585 41
47 Hat Trick (JPN) 
Sunday Silence, 2001
Tricky Escape ($184,190) 114 42 2 76 22 2 $1,200,050 56
48 Elusive Quality 
Gone West, 1993
Enterprising ($337,017) 100 43 2 56 18 2 $1,150,713 56
49 Flower Alley 
Distorted Humor, 2002
Bullards Alley ($453,608) 132 65 2 68 18 1 $1,139,080 38
50 Dubawi (IRE) 
Dubai Millennium, 2002
Quidura (GB) ($362,011) 10 5 3 9 4 2 $1,128,636 86
51 The Factor 
War Front, 2008
Youngest Daughter ($157,755) 115 53 5 82 19 2 $1,065,489 39
52 Tizway 
Tiznow, 2005
Our Way ($85,960) 138 71 3 74 27 1 $1,061,582 42
53 Street Boss 
Street Cry, 2004
Big Handsome ($196,800) 141 67 6 65 16 2 $1,055,526 31
54 Eskendereya 
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($124,700) 153 79 8 79 21 3 $1,054,686 21
55 Tribal Rule 
Storm Cat, 1996
Pee Wee Reese ($168,920) 122 74 4 48 14 3 $1,011,032 40
56 Sidney's Candy 
Candy Ride, 2007
Yummy Bear ($122,606) 120 54 1 71 20 - $1,002,813 43
57 Vronsky 
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($228,845) 62 34 1 32 12 1 $976,639 57
58 Langfuhr 
Danzig, 1992
Believe in Bertie ($159,600) 134 69 3 75 14 1 $973,182 36
59 Tale of the Cat 
Storm Cat, 1994
Blackjackcat ($266,700) 156 75 3 76 15 1 $925,191 31
60 Flatter 
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flatlined ($236,102) 174 91 4 68 17 2 $901,428 15
61 Cape Blanco (IRE) 
Galileo, 2007
End Play ($74,000) 120 52 - 87 32 - $886,500 57
62 Big Brown 
Boundary, 2005
Special Ops ($141,396) 126 68 4 62 22 2 $865,726 32
63 Curlin 
Smart Strike, 2004
Dixie Moon ($156,917) 164 89 13 77 15 1 $851,601 10
64 Unbridled's Song 
Unbridled, 1993
Prime Attraction ($94,510) 120 59 4 64 18 - $838,014 8
65 Wilburn 
Bernardini, 2008
Lovely Bernadette ($260,280) 144 67 3 67 19 2 $837,517 32
66 Majestic Warrior 
A.P. Indy, 2005
Anita Partner (IRE) ($127,877) 237 119 3 99 14 - $830,544 17
67 Tiz Wonderful 
Tiznow, 2004
Hunter O'Riley ($273,400) 165 81 5 56 12 2 $828,120 23
68 Tiznow 
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Enstone ($108,293) 164 68 7 73 16 1 $826,776 14
69 Disco Rico 
Citidancer, 1997
Disco Partner ($457,000) 31 15 1 14 7 1 $807,211 66
70 Congrats 
A.P. Indy, 2000
May Flowers ($85,500) 234 117 4 107 21 1 $802,890 18
71 Kantharos 
Lion Heart, 2008
Bucchero ($120,000) 112 61 4 49 11 2 $798,425 25
72 Azamour (IRE) 
Night Shift, 2001
Hawksmoor (IRE) ($451,000) 4 4 2 4 3 2 $786,180 99
73 Courageous Cat 
Storm Cat, 2006
Feeling Bossy ($116,250) 57 24 1 35 12 1 $784,340 65
74 Half Ours 
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Partly Mocha ($165,846) 111 52 5 44 20 3 $779,100 36
75 Spring At Last 
Silver Deputy, 2003
Offering Plan ($111,723) 143 77 2 73 15 1 $769,116 27
76 Archarcharch 
Arch, 2008
Mr. Misunderstood ($240,760) 159 87 3 71 14 1 $758,018 22
77 Put It Back 
Honour and Glory, 1998
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($494,445) 87 46 1 38 7 1 $749,685 41
78 Get Stormy 
Stormy Atlantic, 2006
Fifty Five ($200,600) 78 26 2 47 13 2 $747,534 71
79 Le Havre (IRE) 
Noverre, 2006
Suedois (FR) ($600,000) 2 2 2 2 2 2 $745,020 100
80 Proud Citizen 
Gone West, 1999
Proud Reunion ($116,950) 150 76 3 68 17 1 $742,943 24
81 First Samurai 
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Sharp Samurai ($325,380) 123 60 4 56 12 1 $734,861 26
82 Offlee Wild 
Wild Again, 2000
Hogy ($368,580) 71 37 3 22 5 2 $723,290 35
83 Henrythenavigator 
Kingmambo, 2005
Called To The Bar (IRE) ($220,000) 64 33 1 35 9 1 $721,937 52
84 Silent Name (JPN) 
Sunday Silence, 2002
San Nicola Thunder ($161,754) 97 43 4 51 12 1 $713,769 32
85 Warrior's Reward 
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Siding Spring ($86,791) 164 90 2 70 19 - $711,798 21
86 Pure Prize 
Storm Cat, 1998
Belle of the Spa ($82,822) 129 68 1 68 14 - $691,549 26
87 Badge of Silver 
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($514,400) 48 24 1 18 5 1 $674,979 55
88 Dark Angel (IRE) 
Acclamation, 2005
Hunt (IRE) ($302,345) 6 3 1 6 2 1 $668,886 94
89 Mineshaft 
A.P. Indy, 1999
Daylight Ahead ($122,637) 188 91 6 69 14 1 $660,809 13
90 First Dude 
Stephen Got Even, 2007
Judy's Chance ($96,450) 141 67 2 58 14 - $652,822 22
91 Street Sense 
Street Cry, 2004
Tower of Texas ($136,529) 110 59 4 53 11 2 $639,595 21
92 Court Vision 
Gulch, 2005
Mr Havercamp ($92,414) 112 50 4 67 13 1 $638,265 28
93 Bernardini 
A.P. Indy, 2003
Sky My Sky ($83,530) 170 69 7 76 14 - $637,352 13
94 Afleet Alex 
Northern Afleet, 2002
Hello Don Julio ($172,500) 120 63 - 49 10 - $630,640 25
95 Majesticperfection 
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($152,189) 110 61 3 48 13 1 $612,909 24
96 Papa Clem 
Smart Strike, 2006
My Italian Babbo ($142,960) 100 57 2 36 11 1 $596,022 32
97 Midnight Lute 
Real Quiet, 2003
Layla Noor ($57,300) 188 94 2 77 16 - $592,007 13
98 Galileo (IRE) 
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Apple Betty (IRE) ($95,000) 20 4 1 20 3 1 $581,093 97
99 Bluegrass Cat 
Storm Cat, 2003
Bonita ($93,320) 180 94 3 66 14 1 $575,413 14
100 Square Eddie 
Smart Strike, 2006
How About Zero ($80,145) 70 31 2 33 8 1 $574,877 33
101 Midshipman 
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Wealthy Shipman ($86,500) 128 65 3 59 12 1 $573,797 21
102 Zensational 
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Pure Sensation ($327,625) 61 35 2 22 6 1 $572,084 42
103 Pleasantly Perfect 
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Place des Vosges ($106,681) 104 54 1 57 14 - $563,433 25
104 Awesome Again 
Deputy Minister, 1994
Manitoulin ($179,506) 123 47 2 51 13 - $562,844 19
105 Discreet Cat 
Forestry, 2003
Discretionary Marq ($63,000) 151 72 2 54 13 - $561,670 23
106 Creative Cause 
Giant's Causeway, 2009
Significant Form ($120,415) 100 48 7 49 13 2 $558,649 19
107 Posse 
Silver Deputy, 2000
New York Song ($113,435) 142 68 2 47 9 - $548,450 19
108 Macho Uno 
Holy Bull, 1998
Hoboe ($114,600) 107 52 3 48 10 - $540,339 19
109 Heart's Cry (JPN) 
Sunday Silence, 2001
Yoshida (JPN) ($537,100) 1 1 1 1 1 1 $537,100 100
110 Sir Prancealot (IRE) 
Tamayuz, 2010
Madam Dancealot (IRE) ($262,489) 5 3 1 5 3 1 $534,059 100
111 Street Magician 
Street Cry, 2004
Somekindofmagician ($87,953) 55 33 2 31 11 1 $514,984 38
112 Cowboy Cal 
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Starship Thor ($66,280) 101 55 1 48 16 - $512,609 26
113 Surf Cat 
Sir Cat, 2002
Sircat Sally ($464,660) 32 15 1 9 2 1 $511,959 63
114 Shakespeare 
Theatrical, 2001
Keystoneforvictory ($126,880) 39 22 1 28 12 1 $511,192 56
115 Girolamo 
A.P. Indy, 2006
Bareeqa ($158,997) 97 48 3 44 6 1 $506,465 15
116 Bodemeister 
Empire Maker, 2009
Kenda ($106,390) 122 48 4 52 8 1 $500,796 11
117 American Post (GB) 
Bering, 2001
Itsinthepost (FR) ($493,000) 2 1 1 2 1 1 $493,565 92
118 Stroll 
Pulpit, 2000
Special Envoy ($129,510) 83 39 3 37 10 2 $492,521 36
119 Include 
Broad Brush, 1997
All Included ($200,860) 118 65 6 39 7 2 $475,386 15
120 War Chant 
Danzig, 1997
Lilly's Dream ($95,530) 49 24 - 31 11 - $475,045 59
121 Hold Me Back 
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Black Tide ($176,410) 129 64 - 51 9 - $474,978 21
122 Trappe Shot 
Tapit, 2007
She's All Skeet ($78,333) 150 86 4 57 10 1 $471,303 12
123 Shackleford 
Forestry, 2008
Gold Lace ($76,030) 104 58 2 49 10 - $468,982 14
124 Union Rags 
Dixie Union, 2009
Big Bend ($311,290) 120 38 6 56 5 1 $465,278 12
125 Fort Prado 
El Prado, 2001
Prado's Sweet Ride ($92,480) 72 37 - 38 14 - $464,113 48
126 Not For Love 
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Barrel of Dreams ($112,760) 90 51 - 45 9 - $459,589 21
127 Showcasing (GB) 
Oasis Dream, 2007
Projected (GB) ($299,260) 6 5 2 5 3 2 $457,386 92
128 U S Ranger 
Danzig, 2004
La Sola Ranger ($72,364) 122 63 - 61 14 - $457,178 28
129 Champs Elysees (GB) 
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($275,139) 3 2 1 3 2 1 $455,680 100
130 Dansili (GB) 
Danehill, 1996
Grand Jete (GB) ($280,520) 9 3 2 9 3 2 $441,508 98
131 Old Forester 
Forestry, 2001
Call Me Wally ($86,383) 111 61 3 41 9 1 $440,555 15
132 Overdriven 
Tale of the Cat, 2009
Overnegotiate ($141,800) 54 28 1 23 8 1 $437,500 36
133 In Summation 
Put It Back, 2003
Calculator ($83,020) 95 56 - 55 13 - $435,923 28
134 Great Notion 
Elusive Quality, 2000
Ruby Notion ($59,030) 76 44 3 35 10 1 $434,697 20
135 Fastnet Rock (AUS) 
Danehill, 2001
Zhukova (IRE) ($250,000) 17 6 1 14 4 1 $431,902 83
136 Munnings 
Speightstown, 2006
Om ($56,000) 132 74 9 61 8 - $426,442 11
137 Roman Ruler 
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
Roman Approval ($103,734) 75 43 2 27 12 1 $416,874 25
138 Parading 
Pulpit, 2003
Dragon Bay ($98,253) 88 42 1 33 11 1 $402,624 27
139 Gemologist 
Tiznow, 2009
Mind Reader ($59,502) 100 46 3 48 7 1 $399,882 17
140 Kitalpha 
Mr. Prospector, 1999
Kharafa ($101,750) 53 24 1 27 7 - $398,437 32
141 Frost Giant 
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Lover's Key ($174,520) 113 46 3 43 5 1 $383,506 19
142 Cowtown Cat 
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($54,432) 83 42 1 42 6 - $381,578 22
143 Discreetly Mine 
Mineshaft, 2007
Moonshine Annie ($53,820) 145 72 3 53 14 - $378,141 14
144 Grazen 
Benchmark, 2006
Enola Gray ($214,000) 26 14 3 10 3 2 $375,205 34
145 General Quarters 
Sky Mesa, 2006
General McGooby ($113,370) 48 19 2 25 11 1 $374,092 51
146 Two Step Salsa 
Petionville, 2005
Salsita ($64,135) 115 49 2 58 10 - $372,593 24
147 Indygo Shiner 
A.P. Indy, 1998
My Enigma ($64,120) 79 49 1 35 12 - $370,248 30
148 Niigon 
Unbridled, 2001
Niigon's Eclipse ($126,304) 30 13 1 27 7 1 $369,214 53
149 Bernstein 
Storm Cat, 1997
Clairenation ($49,430) 59 32 - 30 10 - $361,614 41
150 Americain 
Dynaformer, 2005
Domestic Vintage ($73,770) 33 10 - 27 7 - $360,469 82