2016 Leading Turf Sires

For stallions represented by a runner in North America, the leaders are arranged by earnings in North American grass races through June 27, 2016, as supplied to The Blood-Horse. 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
'16 Earnings(%)
1Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Divisidero ($387,850)194677149356$2,661,71468
2Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Celestine ($566,680)185736111275$2,073,42554
3City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Catch a Glimpse ($535,700)208907108334$1,947,75141
4Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Giant Run ($167,420)185676119324$1,670,47037
5Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Time and Motion ($204,000)199791290293$1,662,91520
6Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
Da Big Hoss ($440,880)14761590302$1,601,26853
7More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Zindaya ($107,000)13855583284$1,413,41445
8Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Cheekaboo ($199,000)8940456194$1,374,74762
9Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Strike Charmer ($124,500)13155380251$1,242,00243
10Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Grand Tito ($230,920)202901082172$1,135,19520
11English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Heart to Heart ($293,250)10734381203$1,111,03473
12Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Takeover Target ($207,735)20282498223$1,020,72932
13Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Mrs McDougal ($130,000)12048960193$1,017,98125
14Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Tepin ($602,280)9338147101$999,07763
15Blame  
Arch, 2006
Sweet Victory ($184,065)7332247182$978,29256
16Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Bolo ($205,000)9337357133$956,53060
17Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
Midnight Storm ($269,000)8943549183$920,57345
18Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Mizz Money ($151,260)9943454123$882,67949
19Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
World Approval ($284,400)15472254131$876,76536
20Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Fundamental ($102,700)10135-6715-$835,61260
21War Front  
Danzig, 2002
Take Cover ($133,560)7922164131$834,15973
22Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Gone Away ($77,095)10744271251$813,51656
23Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Recepta ($155,500)1245855481$795,12026
24Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
Cloud Control ($96,172)14148268151$756,87136
25Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($437,500)472132353$737,84766
26Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Kenjisstorm ($60,995)1244316818-$704,08546
27Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Highland Sky ($114,700)14950468102$693,16532
28Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Illuminant ($263,000)1095044492$689,28222
29Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Ironicus ($275,000)1234624571$671,77928
30Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Macagone ($60,625)12038283201$661,44754
31Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($148,000)10046447142$647,83828
32Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
Lukes Alley ($248,890)1154523892$646,90937
33Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Reload ($105,000)14956373102$615,75126
34Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Rainha Da Bateria ($103,900)1244816212-$576,86336
35Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Doodetta ($65,060)1687216714-$565,45223
36Dansili (GB)  
Danehill, 1996
Flintshire (GB) ($535,000)211211$537,550100
37Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Money Multiplier ($123,200)893713911-$536,68434
38Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
Airoforce ($111,800)1537515815-$523,40921
39Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tourist ($133,750)150361647-$520,03925
40War Chant  
Danzig, 1997
Whiskey Seven ($73,200)572413813-$503,55664
41Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Lady Shipman ($165,105)763832991$497,71330
42Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
Auntie Joy ($114,350)92421035111$492,3066
43Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Ohio (BRZ) ($70,800)9337-4012-$477,60031
44Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Protection ($55,110)1043915010-$473,77234
45Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Uncle Dave ($56,840)13852-6813-$469,01427
46Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
My Kinda Gal ($37,200)1757426811-$452,33018
47Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Manhattan Dan ($81,468)10646248131$451,42028
48Henrythenavigator  
Kingmambo, 2005
Sympathy ($75,720)752924191$450,84152
49Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Cash Back ($67,905)20085572101$446,69812
50Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
So Sweetitiz ($93,800)9435231132$437,68442
51Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Pure Sensation ($167,070)823622381$429,38835
52Sidney's Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Converge ($94,360)591713361$428,49755
53Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Hacktivism ($75,760)592411871$427,88442
54Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
Bourbon Soul ($42,250)2108157614-$422,0339
55Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Thatcher Street ($91,780)13855448112$413,13517
56Shakespeare  
Theatrical, 2001
Keystoneforvictory ($106,932)4821129121$408,46666
57Galileo (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Photo Call (IRE) ($136,540)18421642$400,79094
58Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
Fan Base ($53,240)7122139101$398,85453
59Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
King's Ghost ($51,780)153704569-$385,74511
60Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
U S Citizen ($43,500)1094523611-$383,67925
61Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Seuss ($34,150)1395925113-$379,48719
62Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
Ed Johnson ($63,600)8228153121$376,24128
63Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Decked Out ($118,884)1083624061$374,13416
64Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Nine Point Nine ($60,665)114431287-$369,54026
65Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Too Discreet ($65,000)12146439101$369,14021
66Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flattermefabulous ($43,808)173736528-$364,8089
67Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Zubi Zubi Zu ($37,500)1314615410-$360,78518
68Posse  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Brandy's Girl ($61,950)1255922691$359,32818
69Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Sir Dudley Digges ($45,480)5416-4310-$356,98061
70Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
Sequiota ($87,300)1094532861$347,02719
71Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Half Fast Rose ($48,600)9737236131$346,31228
72Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Little Curlin ($43,800)1366154910-$335,0456
73Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Undrafted ($120,000)512012261$330,81853
74Sir Percy (GB)  
Mark of Esteem, 2003
Wake Forest (GER) ($278,400)321321$326,260100
75Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Lexie Lou ($116,049)631132251$325,55338
76Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Indian Bucks ($59,280)79334296-$325,32018
77Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Mr. Sexy ($46,945)116373549-$325,20911
78Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Whiskey Bravo ($71,060)113522337-$323,58520
79Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Biamonte ($52,560)13455-4210-$321,62116
80Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($96,000)85361327-$320,88628
81D'wildcat  
Forest Wildcat, 1998
Amelia's Wild Ride ($116,550)743222442$318,59632
82Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
La Majestique ($49,893)157532488-$299,29414
83Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Ancient Secret ($97,200)572942071$297,07724
84Badge of Silver  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($93,000)6223-278-$284,67738
85Pulpit  
A.P. Indy, 1994
Heath ($53,400)79312336-$284,15821
86Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
Shortstormcoming ($52,920)88486347-$283,46512
87Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
Rocket Heat ($129,220)803822031$277,09730
88Desert Party  
Street Cry, 2006
Tent City ($70,200)5819-197-$265,08140
89Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
R. Great Adventure ($57,800)76291227-$262,28827
90Choisir (AUS)  
Danehill Dancer, 1999
Obviously (IRE) ($260,000)111111$260,000100
91First Defence  
Unbridled's Song, 2004
Hiking ($72,360)4021-167-$259,40039
92Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Offering Plan ($78,000)85302239-$259,13726
93Dark Angel (IRE)  
Acclamation, 2005
Hunt (IRE) ($165,420)722622$257,228100
94Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
West Coast Storm ($55,853)5522-307-$256,74037
95Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
Sky My Sky ($65,650)127466384-$256,3896
96Aragorn (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Hobbits Hero ($89,382)5621-165-$255,57340
97Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
Successful Native ($63,370)924222861$251,08216
98E Dubai  
Mr. Prospector, 1998
Dubacious ($45,000)853712681$248,96124
99Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Anusara ($35,589)111491436-$248,41115
100Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Tiz a Chance ($61,800)125604349-$244,87410
101Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Indian Guide ($62,000)85324257-$243,21020
102Peer Gynt (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
Flamboyant (FR) ($240,000)111111$240,000100
103Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Shakhimat ($63,000)341212251$237,42450
104Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Sashay ($35,000)65271328-$234,99325
105Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Rue de Cry ($40,665)73271356-$234,45119
106Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Summersault ($39,838)8933-496-$234,19728
107Dynaformer  
Roberto, 1985
Quiet Force ($63,760)216-183-$233,61982
108Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tizzelle ($48,000)49192226-$231,87230
109Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Forest Funds ($70,628)100391337-$230,16318
110Mineshaft  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Magsamelia ($28,700)121493387-$228,3947
111Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Be Mine ($86,410)55234212-$228,32114
112Red Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Surgical Strike ($88,750)331011731$226,33745
113Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
Silent Waters ($87,540)4110-163-$224,47956
114Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Cardiac ($50,749)7033-285-$220,01928
115Youmzain (IRE)  
Sinndar, 2003
Sea Calisi (FR) ($220,000)111111$220,000100
116High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
Very Very Stella ($35,970)113382407-$219,74421
117Kitalpha  
Mr. Prospector, 1999
Creme Brulee ($40,045)58211277-$219,61835
118Courageous Cat  
Storm Cat, 2006
Feeling Bossy ($73,600)177-104-$216,78080
119Lion Hearted  
Storm Cat, 1996
Bioterp ($57,876)6919-224-$214,60627
120Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Bert's Melody ($136,185)402011731$212,85932
121Rockport Harbor  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Harbor King ($52,040)120552347-$212,13510
122Big Drama  
Montbrook, 2006
Determined Lady ($55,460)4425-205-$210,85130
123Sixties Icon (GB)  
Galileo, 2003
Nancy From Nairobi (GB) ($194,395)321221$210,59591
124Not For Sale (ARG)  
Parade Marshal, 1994
Take the Stand (ARG) ($210,000)211111$210,000100
125Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Maddizaskar ($32,000)145605478-$208,3808
126Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
Next Event ($42,570)7127-265-$205,81617
127Teofilo (IRE)  
Galileo, 2004
Havanna Belle (IRE) ($98,865)521521$203,662100
128Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Arcature ($63,515)743022851$198,37416
129Disco Rico  
Citidancer, 1997
Disco Partner ($106,200)3712-143-$198,28438
130Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
Altar Boy ($42,000)9539-365-$196,26918
131Songandaprayer  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
Pearl de Vere ($63,585)10741-226-$194,98017
132My Golden Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Slew's Song ($45,580)331521682$191,90549
133Value Plus  
Unbridled's Song, 2001
Long On Value ($51,920)4416-166-$191,82644
134In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Summation Time ($51,475)80341334-$191,71117
135Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
Inconclusive ($72,600)913532421$191,35112
136Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Hawkedon ($47,600)96341353-$190,52116
137U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Grey Fox ($39,791)11135-486-$190,07120
138Champs Elysees (GB)  
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($130,260)421421$189,90097
139Corinthian  
Pulpit, 2003
Pancake ($46,067)10137-376-$189,74824
140Girolamo  
A.P. Indy, 2006
Louisville First ($66,200)521322141$188,01623
141Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
Roman Approval ($67,700)73411164-$185,50414
142Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Two Step Time ($60,140)612512841$185,03322
143With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
Forall the Marbles ($47,210)102441264-$182,10912
144Not For Love  
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Devilish Love ($37,400)7931-255-$182,07817
145Lord of England (GER)  
Dashing Blade, 2003
Olorda (GER) ($182,070)111111$182,070100
146Tale of Ekati  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Tale of Fancy ($101,200)6629-204-$180,67717
147Cape Blanco (IRE)  
Galileo, 2007
End Play ($42,667)5810-432-$178,49144
148Circular Quay  
Thunder Gulch, 2004
Reporting Star ($155,480)421611021$177,90028
149Cosmonaut  
Lemon Drop Kid, 2002
Sugar Mags ($51,460)29101154-$175,71443
150Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Pleasure Cruise ($24,718)10535-425-$175,16412