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 May 23, 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
Divisidero ($329,100)188607143457$2,528,83686
2War Front  
Danzig, 2002
American Patriot ($205,200)6622453164$1,341,18275
3Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Celestine ($244,900)16151886205$1,317,03346
4Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Dream Dancing ($124,610)172571068223$988,03927
5Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Inordinate ($71,945)21976190201$852,77222
6Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Taghleeb ($205,020)13652458132$849,92735
7Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Mississippi Delta ($99,300)14548-8118-$821,16642
8Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Dickinson ($426,630)832144872$812,95445
9Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Starlite Style ($94,080)7326150161$782,46262
10Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Pay Any Price ($101,653)16066456181$729,39632
11English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Heart to Heart ($158,580)10126267102$724,20063
12City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Spellker ($73,600)18377678191$709,39923
13Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($228,500)521912691$697,00264
14Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Arklow ($218,700)982425471$682,23550
15Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Conquest Hardcandy ($83,450)15248659112$648,38920
16Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Hillhouse High ($127,626)8927448102$639,53245
17Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Green Mask ($138,150)11635265131$627,48340
18Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Taco ($69,900)10344157171$615,98249
19Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Enterprising ($279,600)742513091$587,63554
20Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Bolo ($181,000)8225140101$568,49056
21Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
Chubby Star ($67,620)1877955417-$554,87413
22Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Stormy Liberal ($142,200)8933143111$551,14349
23Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Family Meeting ($123,030)11142234122$535,96336
24Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Loose On the Town ($88,140)13553449101$502,39424
25Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Somethingelse ($69,500)9433-5316-$498,62661
26More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Made You Look ($72,940)10828256112$495,76239
27Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
Beach Patrol ($110,975)1343216781$491,90238
28Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Miss Sunset ($120,285)14966547102$489,22615
29Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Liam the Charmer ($80,400)10230-499-$480,47125
30Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Arthemisa ($54,840)1073814512-$445,80331
31Paddy O'Prado  
El Prado, 2007
Trust Factor ($63,600)10932-5812-$443,92148
32Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($124,700)1044083393$443,84219
33Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Morticia ($152,905)7436329111$443,20730
34Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Delta Prince ($63,600)6832-3513-$440,35539
35Blame  
Arch, 2006
Nobody's Fault ($93,242)973325091$437,27133
36Sidney's Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Sheeza Milky Way ($91,560)7532-3410-$436,19342
37Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
La Coronel ($190,560)1515815191$413,03823
38Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($121,500)451223162$410,82174
39Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Pee Wee Reese ($108,920)9345-346-$408,77033
40Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Macagone ($63,500)9420247112$407,55959
41Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($254,100)682412261$372,29143
42Champs Elysees (GB)  
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($247,390)321321$361,190100
43Surf Cat  
Sir Cat, 2002
Sircat Sally ($320,660)2591421$360,67969
44The Factor  
War Front, 2008
Cistron ($58,840)602932710-$358,83731
45Get Stormy  
Stormy Atlantic, 2006
Fifty Five ($133,600)471312581$358,72779
46Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Our Way ($85,560)8137128111$356,69137
47Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Muggsamatic ($60,000)10547237131$356,52828
48Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Talaaqy ($72,660)97392349-$356,39117
49Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
Freudie Anne ($78,450)107261417-$353,41828
50Dubawi (IRE)  
Dubai Millennium, 2002
Almanaar (GB) ($247,690)521521$345,260100
51Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flatlined ($126,210)1284223561$343,40018
52Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
Global Entry ($42,180)10433-409-$335,83726
53Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
Albert Charles ($30,050)99282437-$331,00813
54Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Be Playful ($45,060)99311408-$330,01930
55Half Ours  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Partly Mocha ($86,500)963212971$324,51228
56Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Big Handsome ($76,800)95312326-$319,20818
57Fastnet Rock (AUS)  
Danehill, 2001
Zhukova (IRE) ($240,000)1241821$316,63590
58Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
B Squared ($60,000)441521921$311,03435
59American Post (GB)  
Bering, 2001
Itsinthepost (FR) ($310,000)211211$310,56589
60Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
World Approval ($210,000)1094222441$308,31316
61Azamour (IRE)  
Night Shift, 2001
Goodyearforroses (IRE) ($177,300)442432$308,05598
62Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Ceeme Run Wild ($53,680)108444389-$307,19313
63Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Proctor's Ledge ($72,200)132475398-$303,0726
64Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Believe in Bertie ($139,800)932513151$301,11537
65First Defence  
Unbridled's Song, 2004
Tombelaine ($55,790)61291208-$297,86628
66Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
My Third Eye ($34,820)8022-409-$297,80543
67Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Illuminant ($48,593)1195264571$293,1329
68Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
Conquest Babayaga ($70,200)115406325-$292,8159
69Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Monster Man ($35,545)93343418-$285,1683
70Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Siding Spring ($73,500)10442-306-$282,99619
71Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Anita Partner (IRE) ($97,600)154582397-$275,49413
72Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Canny ($45,060)93351299-$274,98725
73Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
You Missed It ($42,300)10138-415-$267,81711
74Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Goseecal ($57,240)78271276-$255,76030
75First Dude  
Stephen Got Even, 2007
Judy's Chance ($57,450)90431347-$252,62718
76In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Calculator ($35,800)6924-349-$250,68742
77Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Wood Machine ($49,111)108496295-$249,2607
78Badge of Silver  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($184,400)361411331$248,97454
79Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
All Included ($198,860)863931521$239,32015
80Mineshaft  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Prince of Arabia ($56,000)131452285-$235,56211
81Cape Blanco (IRE)  
Galileo, 2007
Molly O'Shea ($40,520)7421-4310-$235,19655
82Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($150,903)763121921$229,91920
83Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Place des Vosges ($77,760)82281255-$228,31419
84Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
Sky My Sky ($59,850)112364347-$215,9609
85Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
Awesome Song ($52,600)85252236-$214,40417
86Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Sir Sebastian ($38,280)97282256-$209,43721
87Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Wealthy Shipman ($65,800)78331193-$200,09519
88Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Don't Split Tens ($27,840)15961-419-$198,36213
89Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Sawyer's Hill ($70,425)9524-254-$197,45325
90Good Journey  
Nureyev, 1996
Ashley's Charms ($33,090)3214-204-$195,39740
91Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Summersault ($148,600)471311831$194,85137
92Wilburn  
Bernardini, 2008
Zuzanna ($55,900)90291236-$193,01221
93Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Ward 'n Jerry ($82,913)10239-232-$192,67614
94Showcasing (GB)  
Oasis Dream, 2007
Projected (GB) ($91,760)631521$192,38196
95Strategic Prince (GB)  
Dansili, 2004
Roca Rojo (IRE) ($182,280)211211$184,745100
96Overdriven  
Tale of the Cat, 2009
Arms Runner ($79,500)331711151$181,54536
97Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Salient ($32,400)7733-196-$181,28523
98Discreetly Mine  
Mineshaft, 2007
Savannah Belle ($41,700)102291268-$181,01814
99Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
Roman Approval ($57,000)5424-135-$178,80422
100Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Axtell ($35,750)11034-373-$172,26916
101Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Enola Gray ($150,000)20112511$168,48128
102General Quarters  
Sky Mesa, 2006
Queens Quarters ($36,662)30121156-$164,89944
103Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Kencho ($59,320)8121-194-$164,67319
104Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Hunter O'Riley ($46,400)117502175-$162,97110
105Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Two Step Blues ($31,960)6923-245-$162,23532
106Game Plan  
Danzig, 1993
Ashleyluvssugar ($161,500)831211$161,84591
107Oasis Dream (GB)  
Green Desert, 2000
Aktabantay (GB) ($70,260)83-53-$160,85099
108Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Carson Kan ($28,400)77272214-$158,19014
109With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
Grace Appeal ($60,160)8130-133-$153,30519
110Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
Scuba Sue ($72,200)5821-85-$149,12522
111Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Lady Eli ($70,000)68312213-$147,23815
112Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
Powerline ($26,010)134522395-$145,2918
113Sir Prancealot (IRE)  
Tamayuz, 2010
Beau Recall (IRE) ($69,320)33-33-$142,579100
114Girolamo  
A.P. Indy, 2006
Bareeqa ($49,500)64281164-$140,93810
115Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Best Yes ($42,978)116534214-$140,8118
116Bodemeister  
Empire Maker, 2009
Kenda ($55,200)66173252-$140,5275
117War Chant  
Danzig, 1997
Lilly's Dream ($45,190)3811-244-$139,04749
118Creative Cause  
Giant's Causeway, 2009
Creative Courage ($22,800)49182244-$138,85517
119Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Someday Soon ($45,000)109442324-$137,86611
120Brilliant Speed  
Dynaformer, 2008
Erasmo's Dream ($57,254)148-94-$137,04462
121Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Mai Tai ($59,360)4315-143-$136,80233
122Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Hogy ($65,380)56181921$135,90517
123Bold Chieftain  
Chief Seattle, 2003
Moonless Sky ($133,180)1661511$134,19567
124Sing Baby Sing  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Bonjour Baby ($30,420)3815-207-$133,01547
125Disco Rico  
Citidancer, 1997
Disco Partner ($90,000)2141721$132,75054
126Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
My Cowboy ($37,690)70241282-$132,63516
127Fort Prado  
El Prado, 2001
Prado's Sweet Ride ($48,070)5715-234-$132,34249
128High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
Zoot Suit ($44,600)106402314-$132,08610
129Gone Astray  
Dixie Union, 2006
Sassy Astray ($27,370)7529-356-$132,07516
130Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
Carbon Data ($60,780)72302133-$131,43310
131Sir Percy (GB)  
Mark of Esteem, 2003
Wake Forest (GER) ($128,560)111111$128,560100
132First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Saburai ($46,840)78261213-$127,63711
133Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Uncle Sigh ($35,400)3914293-$124,29614
134Gemologist  
Tiznow, 2009
Eloy Rod ($31,240)66181152-$123,68013
135Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
Husband's Folly ($37,600)3312-123-$122,86238
136Aussie Rules  
Danehill, 2003
Light In Paris (IRE) ($108,750)311211$121,970100
137Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Cordon ($24,000)12150-363-$121,2098
138Youmzain (IRE)  
Sinndar, 2003
Sea Calisi (FR) ($120,000)111111$120,000100
139Excellent Art (GB)  
Pivotal, 2004
Poster Girl (GB) ($45,490)63-63-$118,970100
140Mr. Big  
Dynaformer, 2003
Big Score ($118,500)641211$118,72569
141U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Fun Guy ($25,396)9130-325-$117,85819
142Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Tammy's Window ($30,360)75261195-$117,43517
143Pollard's Vision  
Carson City, 2001
Everything Lovely ($84,000)571811211$116,67218
144Dansili (GB)  
Danehill, 1996
Danilovna (IRE) ($46,500)631631$116,53694
145Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Undrafted ($46,200)3213-122-$116,07034
146Lasting Approval  
With Approval, 1994
Kasaqui (ARG) ($113,500)1--1--$113,500100
147Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
Rapid Rhythm ($45,334)833551331$111,5278
148Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
Im the Captain Now ($26,100)96381193-$111,2616
149Indy Wind  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Starship Jubilee ($92,400)1811-32-$111,09539
150J P's Gusto  
Successful Appeal, 2008
White Smoke ($39,950)2011-85-$110,75546