2017 Leading Turf Sires

For stallions represented by a runner in North America, the leaders are arranged by earnings in North American grass races through March 30, 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 SurfacesTurf
#StallionChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
'17 Earnings(%)
1Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Kitten's Cat ($84,810)149403104293$1,107,40280
2Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Dream Dancing ($90,760)13241744183$676,06228
3Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Conquest Farenheit ($94,800)11827457102$475,55939
4Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Pay Any Price ($64,453)14146246131$463,54032
5Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Bolo ($168,000)671912971$433,87164
6English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Heart to Heart ($98,580)772114581$406,27966
7Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Dickinson ($216,630)621323241$367,58243
8War Front  
Danzig, 2002
Compelled ($39,200)4711-377-$363,99551
9Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Shehastheritestuff ($58,240)6316-367-$361,42850
10Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Taghleeb ($115,320)1123713681$360,65332
11Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($167,500)4414-163-$356,93753
12Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Beach View ($44,800)11831-5311-$351,47540
13Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Taco ($69,900)8431137111$337,20244
14Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Family Meeting ($61,380)802812481$305,31938
15Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($240,000)571111631$304,95653
16City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
City Storm ($32,400)1464533810-$298,93718
17Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Pretty Girl (ARG) ($40,000)18045-588-$290,96112
18Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($124,700)922952162$282,40219
19Champs Elysees (GB)  
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($207,390)211211$276,190100
20More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Made You Look ($69,940)721523372$274,20541
21Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
Swinging Star ($32,400)1515233910-$270,57415
22Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Enterprising ($94,600)601712561$258,85550
23Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Mongo Nation ($47,180)1112913471$256,88325
24Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Stallion Heiress ($63,190)621522671$256,73435
25Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Stormy Liberal ($95,100)721913161$256,45443
26Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Galleon Mast ($36,000)8718-397-$254,24141
27Get Stormy  
Stormy Atlantic, 2006
Fifty Five ($123,600)30611741$252,05088
28Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Chocolate Ride ($38,900)118364328-$248,58413
29Dubawi (IRE)  
Dubai Millennium, 2002
Almanaar (GB) ($247,690)111111$247,690100
30Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Somethingelse ($40,200)6818-338-$245,37061
31Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Ceeme Run Wild ($50,320)8429-259-$241,00124
32Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
Inspector Lynley ($90,000)1082214541$232,22535
33Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Our Way ($60,760)632312071$229,41839
34Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Liam the Charmer ($45,600)7421-316-$229,17527
35Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Miss Sunset ($60,285)1163933151$224,74513
36Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Tribal Fighter ($44,025)7930-213-$214,57728
37Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Partly Mocha ($75,000)812512051$214,10028
38Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Morticia ($67,905)551821761$212,28327
39Badge of Silver  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($159,400)29711021$203,08570
40Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flatlined ($120,820)1082522141$201,32017
41Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
My Girl Corey ($56,000)8426-205-$197,92223
42Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Halloween Horror ($33,600)76262236-$197,51517
43Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
Trust Factor ($37,200)7719-398-$195,96847
44Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Betty Draper ($33,600)5722-277-$195,07530
45Azamour (IRE)  
Night Shift, 2001
Goodyearforroses (IRE) ($166,800)321321$194,355100
46Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
Global Entry ($27,880)8322-317-$190,41328
47Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($144,570)542121321$190,30927
48Blame  
Arch, 2006
Nobody's Fault ($34,000)71201305-$184,20530
49Surf Cat  
Sir Cat, 2002
Sircat Sally ($170,660)1561311$179,48167
50Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Proctor's Ledge ($52,800)95313187-$178,7615
51Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Glacier ($38,880)86251255-$177,40821
52Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Isotherm ($120,000)28512131$171,46077
53The Factor  
War Front, 2008
Cistron ($43,140)47181176-$169,24832
54Cape Blanco (IRE)  
Galileo, 2007
Molly O'Shea ($38,000)5414-307-$163,71760
55Game Plan  
Danzig, 1993
Ashleyluvssugar ($161,500)521211$161,84596
56Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Evicted ($38,880)6615-276-$161,54844
57Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Enola Gray ($150,000)1551211$160,80053
58American Post (GB)  
Bering, 2001
Itsinthepost (FR) ($160,000)211211$160,43080
59Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Patterson Cross ($56,200)72141262-$157,72925
60Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Dressed to a T ($54,633)39121111-$157,21127
61Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
Motown Lady ($32,000)90253195-$156,39910
62In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Calculator ($34,800)5518-276-$154,27040
63Sidney's Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Fabozzi ($39,540)4920-125-$153,16231
64Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Starship Thor ($46,800)61151214-$152,23528
65Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Believe in Bertie ($81,000)692011831$142,32030
66Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
Albert Charles ($26,040)82141324-$140,27516
67Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Vagabond Princess ($32,400)77211263-$139,94220
68Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Place des Vosges ($71,760)60171143-$136,19525
69Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Lovable Lyss ($27,150)70261176-$132,69824
70Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Illuminant ($46,260)932832921$130,5079
71Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Whiskey Bravo ($49,380)6916-134-$128,61623
72Good Journey  
Nureyev, 1996
Ashley's Charms ($32,745)2810-112-$124,26541
73Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
One Last Shot ($24,000)74251246-$123,69019
74Wilburn  
Bernardini, 2008
India Mantuana ($45,540)76201156-$117,17420
75Sir Percy (GB)  
Mark of Esteem, 2003
Wake Forest (GER) ($116,560)111111$116,560100
76Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
Trickita ($22,400)6012-262-$114,82030
77Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Euroboss ($29,820)67222192-$111,8869
78Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Pacific Wind ($32,400)87264163-$110,8086
79First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
Gray Dude ($22,720)75281263-$108,54513
80Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
Sky My Sky ($24,600)88212234-$107,11111
81Footstepsinthesand (GB)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Sandiva (IRE) ($105,540)211211$107,070100
82Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Elizabeth Aurora ($29,350)5316-183-$106,24536
83Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Lookin for Money ($20,910)8014-291-$105,94311
84Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
Jojo's Dream ($25,440)7217-186-$105,78220
85Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Don't Split Tens ($25,080)13432-286-$105,45713
86Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
La Coronel ($30,000)11835-284-$101,04110
87Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Ward 'n Jerry ($73,085)8226-101-$100,70311
88Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Sir Sebastian ($34,620)7422-105-$100,03619
89Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Carson Kan ($28,400)58142153-$99,78515
90Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Wealthy Shipman ($40,200)5218-132-$98,83518
91Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Comma Sister ($32,400)8320-272-$97,74217
92Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
All Included ($76,100)76272111-$97,26510
93Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
Bobby G ($32,400)75151153-$91,23314
94Showcasing (GB)  
Oasis Dream, 2007
Prize Exhibit (GB) ($75,420)621511$87,08092
95Alert (ARG)  
Southern Halo, 2002
Power Alert (AUS) ($86,475)111111$86,475100
96General Quarters  
Sky Mesa, 2006
Queens Quarters ($23,692)2891124-$82,03739
97Indy Wind  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Starship Jubilee ($64,200)189-32-$82,00038
98Myboycharlie (IRE)  
Danetime, 2005
Sweet Charity (FR) ($47,200)21-21-$80,800100
99Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Sawyer's Hill ($32,280)6515-142-$78,78521
100Fort Prado  
El Prado, 2001
Prado's Sweet Ride ($18,000)449-193-$77,59652
101Big Drama  
Montbrook, 2006
Grace's Drama ($20,820)4014-183-$76,80723
102Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
Cut to Order ($31,990)5912-153-$74,46526
103With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
Grace Appeal ($31,960)6322-92-$74,13517
104Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Anita Partner (IRE) ($29,200)125361202-$73,6157
105Desert Code  
E Dubai, 2004
Desert Steel ($38,000)267-21-$72,50033
106Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Hogy ($45,380)3991411$71,58015
107Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
Scuba Sue ($60,000)419-32-$71,50025
108Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
My Cowboy ($24,885)58171201-$70,67514
109After Market  
Storm Cat, 2003
Stormquility ($40,000)3091931$70,52740
110Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Mai Tai ($44,800)3310-102-$70,27328
111First Defence  
Unbridled's Song, 2004
El Cojo Paa ($12,192)49201133-$69,34114
112Bodemeister  
Empire Maker, 2009
Lizmeister ($17,625)48101171-$69,24016
113Skipshot  
Skip Away, 2007
Vasilika ($31,460)123-82-$68,71074
114Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Western Reserve ($25,000)309142-$66,29513
115Brother Derek  
Benchmark, 2003
Derek's Smile ($45,570)2971621$65,90835
116Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Princess Roi ($55,600)115-22-$65,57655
117Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
Bonita ($13,930)105342153-$65,3276
118Kiss the Kid  
Lemon Drop Kid, 2003
Extravagant Kid ($36,700)133-42-$64,97056
119Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Prime Attraction ($34,800)79233261-$64,9541
120Oasis Dream (GB)  
Green Desert, 2000
Adonis Creed (FR) ($36,600)72-52-$64,85098
121Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
Freudie Anne ($52,800)6715182-$64,17410
122Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Ambitious Brew ($60,000)1351411$63,56562
123Magna Graduate  
Honor Grades, 2002
Magna Breeze ($30,100)41101521$63,52026
124Sing Baby Sing  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Kissthatbabygoodby ($13,845)329-164-$62,73737
125Aussie Rules  
Danehill, 2003
Light In Paris (IRE) ($48,750)31-21-$61,070100
126Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Dubai Bob ($20,580)5818-112-$61,02714
127Baryshnikov  
Empire Maker, 2006
Queen Del Valle ($60,796)21-11-$60,79689
128Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Cordon ($24,000)9428-212-$60,0697
129Le Havre (IRE)  
Noverre, 2006
Rymska (FR) ($59,520)111111$59,520100
130Gemologist  
Tiznow, 2009
Eloy Rod ($26,400)52131101-$59,24512
131Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Total Joint ($32,000)8329252-$58,9506
132Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
Bird Is the Word ($37,170)5718282-$58,8657
133Biondetti  
Bernardini, 2008
Biondetti Song ($19,800)279-123-$58,67532
134Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Trust in Diane ($11,780)58172171-$58,5278
135Songandaprayer  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
Rosary Man ($25,200)8323182-$57,4889
136J P's Gusto  
Successful Appeal, 2008
White Smoke ($39,950)147-52-$57,29041
137A. P. Delta  
A.P. Indy, 1997
U R My Last Chance ($57,200)51-11-$57,20089
138Shakespeare  
Theatrical, 2001
Sir Searsucker ($15,570)236-104-$56,38033
139Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Refer ($37,200)48191122-$55,96310
140Creative Cause  
Giant's Causeway, 2009
Creative Courage ($22,800)4192142-$55,87513
141Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
Stella Performance ($22,800)7518-121-$55,5616
142High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
Lady Devil ($17,200)90262201-$55,4067
143My Friend Max  
Danzig, 1992
Fancy Madelyn ($54,890)93-11-$54,89069
144Sir Prancealot (IRE)  
Tamayuz, 2010
Beau Recall (IRE) ($49,320)31-21-$54,309100
145Tapizar  
Tapit, 2008
Untimed Play ($34,580)4314191-$54,24513
146Brilliant Speed  
Dynaformer, 2008
Erasmo's Dream ($50,244)94-41-$53,86447
147Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
Rapid Rhythm ($45,000)612031011$53,0729
148Keyed Entry  
Honour and Glory, 2003
Southern Keys ($19,800)147152-$52,59028
149First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Saburai ($35,640)63171111-$52,30010
150Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Fact Check ($18,240)97332141-$51,8225