2017 Leading Turf Sires

  • Updated: August 16, 2017 09:33 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 August 16, 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 ($1,017,500) 231 101 8 189 71 8 $5,387,238 85
2 Scat Daddy 
Johannesburg, 2004
Dacita (CHI) ($385,600) 207 88 10 130 39 7 $2,822,366 53
3 War Front 
Danzig, 2002
Cambodia ($254,500) 93 37 6 84 29 6 $2,686,448 83
4 Medaglia d'Oro 
El Prado, 1999
New Money Honey ($655,417) 113 40 8 69 20 4 $2,238,976 49
5 Giant's Causeway 
Storm Cat, 1997
Bricks and Mortar ($256,800) 180 80 4 114 36 4 $2,218,679 52
6 English Channel 
Smart Strike, 2002
Heart to Heart ($206,580) 139 64 5 103 36 5 $1,956,636 70
7 Tapit 
Pulpit, 2001
Dream Dancing ($145,210) 207 89 15 107 36 5 $1,941,304 27
8 Harlan's Holiday 
Harlan, 1999
Postulation ($177,125) 261 120 5 135 36 2 $1,940,929 28
9 Candy Ride (ARG) 
Ride the Rails, 1999
Ascend ($620,700) 203 89 10 100 26 2 $1,822,766 27
10 Hard Spun 
Danzig, 2004
Taghleeb ($258,264) 155 74 4 85 22 2 $1,735,833 42
11 City Zip 
Carson City, 1998
Involuntary ($95,214) 232 119 11 124 43 4 $1,715,446 32
12 Mizzen Mast 
Cozzene, 1998
Green Mask ($463,845) 136 57 5 91 23 2 $1,603,645 52
13 Lemon Drop Kid 
Kingmambo, 1996
Beach Patrol ($769,975) 169 56 2 101 13 2 $1,583,715 56
14 Unusual Heat 
Nureyev, 1990
Starlite Style ($140,760) 92 39 2 68 24 2 $1,522,477 70
15 Speightstown 
Gone West, 1998
Frostmourne ($418,000) 177 86 7 81 23 4 $1,444,220 32
16 More Than Ready 
Southern Halo, 1997
Sonic Boom ($161,500) 148 61 5 99 27 2 $1,426,132 46
17 Freud 
Storm Cat, 1998
Fourstar Crook ($195,000) 159 64 2 78 26 1 $1,408,547 43
18 Stormy Atlantic 
Storm Cat, 1994
Ballagh Rocks ($275,200) 124 56 2 79 26 2 $1,360,015 63
19 Exchange Rate 
Danzig, 1997
Miss Ella ($150,000) 125 54 5 77 22 3 $1,305,084 52
20 Arch 
Kris S., 1995
Arklow ($219,700) 119 48 3 83 20 2 $1,298,568 50
21 Blame 
Arch, 2006
Firsthand Report ($120,000) 119 58 5 75 21 4 $1,206,205 45
22 Artie Schiller 
El Prado, 2001
Sassy Little Lila ($176,800) 147 58 4 86 33 3 $1,201,622 62
23 Smart Strike 
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Liam the Charmer ($98,400) 133 53 5 79 22 - $1,184,071 33
24 Into Mischief 
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Party Boat ($140,000) 208 110 10 96 23 3 $1,174,979 20
25 Wildcat Heir 
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Pay Any Price ($146,758) 199 112 6 81 30 2 $1,163,150 30
26 Sky Mesa 
Pulpit, 2000
Family Meeting ($133,175) 148 69 6 61 22 4 $1,116,601 39
27 Leroidesanimaux (BRZ) 
Candy Stripes, 2000
Somethingelse ($142,110) 113 53 1 81 32 1 $1,080,861 66
28 Malibu Moon 
A.P. Indy, 1997
Final Copy ($123,210) 229 111 8 97 26 1 $1,065,748 17
29 First Defence 
Unbridled's Song, 2004
Antonoe ($469,400) 75 39 2 32 10 1 $986,475 46
30 Northern Afleet 
Afleet, 1993
World Approval ($550,000) 146 75 5 49 11 2 $983,614 26
31 Paddy O'Prado 
El Prado, 2007
Trust Factor ($135,340) 141 63 2 89 24 2 $976,079 46
32 Broken Vow 
Unbridled, 1997
Rainha Da Bateria ($90,291) 127 57 2 69 21 1 $972,548 38
33 Pioneerof the Nile 
Empire Maker, 2006
Hieroglyphics ($103,940) 130 43 3 69 15 1 $970,839 27
34 Elusive Quality 
Gone West, 1993
Enterprising ($327,600) 93 36 2 50 14 2 $962,078 56
35 Quality Road 
Elusive Quality, 2006
Illuminant ($168,593) 149 74 11 66 12 2 $954,142 16
36 Vronsky 
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($228,845) 56 29 1 30 11 1 $918,802 61
37 Temple City 
Dynaformer, 2005
Bolo ($181,345) 107 40 1 71 17 1 $909,885 56
38 Twirling Candy 
Candy Ride, 2007
Morticia ($272,905) 93 56 5 46 19 2 $903,587 31
39 Dubawi (IRE) 
Dubai Millennium, 2002
Time Test (GB) ($315,000) 6 3 1 6 3 1 $887,025 100
40 Gio Ponti 
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Sir Dudley Digges ($78,400) 123 58 1 79 22 1 $884,476 45
41 Street Cry (IRE) 
Machiavellian, 1998
Delta Prince ($117,600) 83 44 2 50 21 2 $880,698 49
42 Any Given Saturday 
Distorted Humor, 2004
Amblin Man ($79,732) 128 64 2 59 21 1 $867,893 38
43 Lookin At Lucky 
Smart Strike, 2007
Money Multiplier ($120,000) 131 59 4 68 15 2 $850,160 19
44 Colonel John 
Tiznow, 2005
La Coronel ($190,560) 198 99 3 86 22 1 $829,300 22
45 Sidney's Candy 
Candy Ride, 2007
Sheeza Milky Way ($105,600) 106 51 1 58 18 - $808,787 43
46 Ghostzapper 
Awesome Again, 2000
Proctor's Ledge ($180,800) 172 80 8 75 12 2 $802,619 10
47 Tribal Rule 
Storm Cat, 1996
Pee Wee Reese ($168,920) 114 62 2 45 10 2 $788,742 39
48 Lonhro (AUS) 
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($207,500) 69 21 3 49 11 2 $785,674 71
49 Uncle Mo 
Indian Charlie, 2008
Conquest Babayaga ($125,200) 148 63 11 58 15 1 $768,652 15
50 Tizway 
Tiznow, 2005
Our Way ($85,960) 117 55 2 58 22 1 $763,986 41
51 Eskendereya 
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($124,700) 136 65 8 61 14 3 $750,360 19
52 Distorted Humor 
Forty Niner, 1993
Shadow Rock ($79,518) 122 57 5 47 15 1 $740,665 23
53 Divine Park 
Chester House, 2004
Lady Eli ($550,000) 83 44 4 36 8 1 $740,456 33
54 Hat Trick (JPN) 
Sunday Silence, 2001
Rapt ($51,342) 99 35 - 65 19 - $740,373 51
55 Street Boss 
Street Cry, 2004
Big Handsome ($176,800) 126 59 5 53 14 2 $734,851 26
56 Flatter 
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flatlined ($156,280) 159 75 4 59 14 2 $695,803 19
57 The Factor 
War Front, 2008
Youngest Daughter ($136,480) 89 44 4 52 13 1 $678,219 33
58 Put It Back 
Honour and Glory, 1998
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($494,100) 84 36 1 36 6 1 $674,418 46
59 Langfuhr 
Danzig, 1992
Believe in Bertie ($159,600) 125 61 2 59 12 1 $672,581 35
60 Azamour (IRE) 
Night Shift, 2001
Hawksmoor (IRE) ($371,000) 4 4 2 4 3 2 $665,655 99
61 Unbridled's Song 
Unbridled, 1993
West Coast Bias ($62,500) 112 53 4 56 18 - $655,926 7
62 Cape Blanco (IRE) 
Galileo, 2007
Molly O'Shea ($62,245) 96 43 - 69 26 - $651,628 61
63 Half Ours 
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Partly Mocha ($165,526) 109 49 4 39 17 2 $621,635 32
64 Disco Rico 
Citidancer, 1997
Disco Partner ($367,000) 30 10 1 11 5 1 $605,678 70
65 Majestic Warrior 
A.P. Indy, 2005
Anita Partner (IRE) ($127,877) 212 92 3 81 11 - $604,512 17
66 Big Brown 
Boundary, 2005
Special Ops ($94,206) 117 58 3 51 16 1 $596,094 28
67 Flower Alley 
Distorted Humor, 2002
Bullards Alley ($62,600) 125 53 - 63 15 - $584,076 28
68 Tiz Wonderful 
Tiznow, 2004
Hunter O'Riley ($208,400) 153 70 4 44 10 2 $580,567 22
69 Congrats 
A.P. Indy, 2000
Lamontagne ($40,845) 208 98 2 87 19 - $578,074 18
70 Pure Prize 
Storm Cat, 1998
Belle of the Spa ($82,000) 125 50 1 60 11 - $551,227 28
71 Spring At Last 
Silver Deputy, 2003
Bonita Springs ($82,268) 129 57 2 56 11 1 $545,768 26
72 Get Stormy 
Stormy Atlantic, 2006
Fifty Five ($188,600) 66 19 1 39 10 1 $530,645 72
73 Badge of Silver 
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($414,400) 44 21 1 17 4 1 $529,938 55
74 Warrior's Reward 
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Siding Spring ($86,791) 142 76 1 61 14 - $522,533 21
75 Tiznow 
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Ceeme Run Wild ($53,680) 140 55 4 63 13 - $521,695 12
76 First Dude 
Stephen Got Even, 2007
Judy's Chance ($92,250) 114 63 1 48 13 - $514,264 20
77 Wilburn 
Bernardini, 2008
Zuzanna ($81,870) 132 55 2 55 18 1 $509,013 27
78 Surf Cat 
Sir Cat, 2002
Sircat Sally ($464,660) 31 13 1 6 2 1 $508,264 66
79 Curlin 
Smart Strike, 2004
Pacific Wind ($80,800) 130 74 11 55 10 - $485,732 7
80 Mineshaft 
A.P. Indy, 1999
Daylight Ahead ($103,176) 165 77 5 51 11 1 $481,376 12
81 Proud Citizen 
Gone West, 1999
Go Bro ($97,184) 134 70 3 59 14 1 $477,958 20
82 Courageous Cat 
Storm Cat, 2006
Lady Joan ($92,800) 46 18 1 30 7 1 $470,505 61
83 First Samurai 
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Sharp Samurai ($175,380) 105 47 2 45 9 1 $467,986 23
84 Papa Clem 
Smart Strike, 2006
My Italian Babbo ($129,180) 93 45 1 32 9 1 $467,477 34
85 Tale of the Cat 
Storm Cat, 1994
Blackjackcat ($99,900) 139 60 3 61 9 1 $467,475 22
86 Henrythenavigator 
Kingmambo, 2005
Called To The Bar (IRE) ($220,000) 62 26 - 32 5 - $454,080 47
87 Square Eddie 
Smart Strike, 2006
B Squared ($64,000) 64 24 2 28 4 1 $441,728 31
88 Bernardini 
A.P. Indy, 2003
Sky My Sky ($83,530) 141 53 6 53 10 - $434,646 12
89 Shakespeare 
Theatrical, 2001
Keystoneforvictory ($126,880) 36 20 1 24 11 1 $434,616 57
90 Cowboy Cal 
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Starship Thor ($65,820) 92 47 1 42 12 - $420,064 26
91 Silent Name (JPN) 
Sunday Silence, 2002
San Nicola Thunder ($81,205) 76 28 3 39 9 - $417,246 32
92 Afleet Alex 
Northern Afleet, 2002
Hello Don Julio ($96,700) 110 59 - 38 10 - $412,916 21
93 Dark Angel (IRE) 
Acclamation, 2005
Fanciful Angel (IRE) ($188,000) 6 3 1 6 2 1 $407,471 92
94 Majesticperfection 
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($151,903) 96 54 3 34 7 1 $405,071 20
95 Posse 
Silver Deputy, 2000
New York Song ($109,200) 130 61 2 39 6 - $404,650 17
96 Street Sense 
Street Cry, 2004
Tower of Texas ($109,626) 99 47 3 46 8 1 $401,839 18
97 Bluegrass Cat 
Storm Cat, 2003
Bonita ($47,750) 172 82 3 63 11 1 $401,619 13
98 Champs Elysees (GB) 
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($275,139) 3 2 1 3 2 1 $401,394 100
99 In Summation 
Put It Back, 2003
Calculator ($83,020) 89 45 - 48 12 - $394,606 35
100 Midshipman 
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Wealthy Shipman ($65,800) 107 50 2 45 8 1 $393,646 21
101 Girolamo 
A.P. Indy, 2006
Crawdaddy ($103,200) 89 43 3 33 6 1 $385,268 16
102 Discreet Cat 
Forestry, 2003
Sir Sebastian ($56,900) 134 54 2 42 9 - $384,500 22
103 Awesome Again 
Deputy Minister, 1994
Manitoulin ($106,620) 112 38 2 40 10 - $383,528 19
104 Fastnet Rock (AUS) 
Danehill, 2001
Zhukova (IRE) ($240,000) 14 6 1 12 4 1 $374,455 87
105 Great Notion 
Elusive Quality, 2000
Ruby Notion ($59,030) 66 33 1 28 8 1 $373,177 26
106 Pleasantly Perfect 
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Place des Vosges ($87,261) 101 44 1 51 8 - $372,305 22
107 Galileo (IRE) 
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Apple Betty (IRE) ($95,000) 17 2 1 17 1 1 $365,693 97
108 Dansili (GB) 
Danehill, 1996
Grand Jete (GB) ($230,520) 8 3 2 8 3 2 $361,956 98
109 Kantharos 
Lion Heart, 2008
Katinka ($52,770) 99 49 2 36 7 - $353,474 16
110 Archarcharch 
Arch, 2008
Mr. Misunderstood ($60,000) 147 74 3 65 10 1 $349,989 14
111 Sir Prancealot (IRE) 
Tamayuz, 2010
Madam Dancealot (IRE) ($176,489) 4 3 1 4 3 1 $349,624 100
112 Offlee Wild 
Wild Again, 2000
Estrechada (ARG) ($148,100) 66 28 2 19 4 2 $349,183 26
113 Court Vision 
Gulch, 2005
Court Savvy ($48,601) 98 35 2 52 8 - $344,243 25
114 Zensational 
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Pure Sensation ($147,625) 58 33 2 16 6 1 $343,797 33
115 Include 
Broad Brush, 1997
All Included ($200,860) 108 60 5 30 5 1 $343,282 13
116 War Chant 
Danzig, 1997
Lilly's Dream ($59,390) 49 18 - 31 9 - $342,114 55
117 Game Plan 
Danzig, 1993
Ashleyluvssugar ($331,500) 15 6 1 4 1 1 $336,375 85
118 Stroll 
Pulpit, 2000
Special Envoy ($93,870) 72 30 3 34 8 2 $334,182 34
119 Macho Uno 
Holy Bull, 1998
Hoboe ($62,400) 92 44 2 35 9 - $330,820 15
120 U S Ranger 
Danzig, 2004
Grey Fox ($42,609) 116 51 - 52 11 - $326,623 27
121 Street Magician 
Street Cry, 2004
Do What I Say ($51,935) 46 24 2 27 8 1 $325,854 34
122 General Quarters 
Sky Mesa, 2006
General McGooby ($112,970) 40 18 2 23 11 1 $323,651 52
123 American Post (GB) 
Bering, 2001
Itsinthepost (FR) ($323,000) 2 1 1 2 1 1 $323,565 89
124 Old Forester 
Forestry, 2001
Call Me Wally ($86,383) 105 50 3 30 6 1 $321,010 15
125 Rock Hard Ten 
Kris S., 2001
Summersault ($193,600) 57 21 1 30 6 1 $317,857 37
126 Overdriven 
Tale of the Cat, 2009
Overnegotiate ($95,600) 47 21 1 18 6 1 $314,825 35
127 Showcasing (GB) 
Oasis Dream, 2007
Projected (GB) ($171,760) 6 4 1 5 3 1 $312,016 98
128 Discreetly Mine 
Mineshaft, 2007
Moonshine Annie ($47,040) 131 57 2 46 11 - $309,335 15
129 Cowtown Cat 
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($53,041) 78 34 1 39 5 - $308,614 23
130 Sea The Stars (IRE) 
Cape Cross, 2006
September Stars (IRE) ($114,180) 6 2 2 6 2 2 $301,557 93
131 Myboycharlie (IRE) 
Danetime, 2005
Sistercharlie (IRE) ($185,000) 6 1 - 6 1 - $300,474 99
132 Hold Me Back 
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Black Tide ($152,910) 115 50 - 38 3 - $298,523 16
133 Grazen 
Benchmark, 2006
Enola Gray ($214,000) 24 12 2 8 2 1 $297,930 32
134 Creative Cause 
Giant's Causeway, 2009
Into the Breach ($36,000) 78 32 3 40 9 - $297,561 18
135 Parading 
Pulpit, 2003
Dragon Bay ($89,582) 86 36 1 30 8 1 $295,326 25
136 Fort Prado 
El Prado, 2001
Prado's Sweet Ride ($79,674) 67 29 - 32 10 - $295,246 43
137 Two Step Salsa 
Petionville, 2005
Salsita ($50,715) 96 37 1 48 7 - $292,088 28
138 Not For Love 
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Barrel of Dreams ($55,510) 83 41 - 40 7 - $287,770 18
139 Gemologist 
Tiznow, 2009
Mind Reader ($59,502) 89 36 3 36 5 1 $287,209 16
140 Good Journey 
Nureyev, 1996
Eight Spokes ($37,200) 49 23 - 30 6 - $280,902 33
141 Midnight Lute 
Real Quiet, 2003
Midnight Lilly ($39,570) 166 71 1 56 8 - $276,397 9
142 Shackleford 
Forestry, 2008
High Jingo ($43,800) 90 42 2 34 8 - $273,630 11
143 E Dubai 
Mr. Prospector, 1998
Threeohtwocassie ($75,230) 76 36 3 25 7 1 $273,452 19
144 Roman Ruler 
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
Roman Approval ($58,734) 70 38 1 23 7 - $272,353 21
145 Lucky Pulpit 
Pulpit, 2001
Ward 'n Jerry ($82,913) 136 64 1 29 3 - $271,908 13
146 Frost Giant 
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Lover's Key ($174,120) 108 31 2 32 2 1 $270,778 19
147 Bodemeister 
Empire Maker, 2009
Kenda ($105,700) 94 33 4 38 4 1 $269,692 7
148 Smarty Jones 
Elusive Quality, 2001
Scuba Sue ($76,600) 80 35 - 28 8 - $260,270 20
149 Kitalpha 
Mr. Prospector, 1999
Kharafa ($74,250) 51 23 1 24 6 - $257,448 28
150 Lasting Approval 
With Approval, 1994
Kasaqui (ARG) ($254,450) 1 1 1 1 1 1 $254,450 100