2017 Leading Turf Sires

  • Updated: November 23, 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 November 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 Surfaces Turf
# Stallion Chief Earner
(Earnings)
Rnrs Wnrs BT
SWrs
Rnrs Wnrs BT
SWrs
'17 Earnings (%)
1 Kitten's Joy 
El Prado, 2001
Sadler's Joy ($1,082,480) 262 131 10 221 89 10 $8,927,626 85
2 War Front 
Danzig, 2002
Cambodia ($554,500) 116 52 13 101 40 12 $5,786,970 88
3 Scat Daddy 
Johannesburg, 2004
Dacita (CHI) ($585,600) 241 127 18 166 61 14 $5,774,354 62
4 Medaglia d'Oro 
El Prado, 1999
Talismanic (GB) ($2,200,000) 148 64 12 100 34 6 $5,319,263 50
5 English Channel 
Smart Strike, 2002
Heart to Heart ($556,580) 162 86 8 130 52 8 $4,397,376 76
6 More Than Ready 
Southern Halo, 1997
Rushing Fall ($685,000) 181 88 10 128 44 7 $3,645,824 51
7 Giant's Causeway 
Storm Cat, 1997
Bricks and Mortar ($336,800) 209 101 8 148 46 6 $3,421,833 51
8 Lemon Drop Kid 
Kingmambo, 1996
Beach Patrol ($1,749,975) 191 82 4 124 32 2 $3,402,626 57
9 City Zip 
Carson City, 1998
Zipessa ($371,300) 270 152 13 159 58 6 $3,191,533 33
10 Tapit 
Pulpit, 2001
Dream Dancing ($327,210) 256 124 16 137 46 5 $3,052,327 28
11 Harlan's Holiday 
Harlan, 1999
Postulation ($295,142) 271 142 7 157 43 3 $2,877,999 33
12 Northern Afleet 
Afleet, 1993
World Approval ($2,043,600) 159 95 5 62 15 2 $2,673,334 42
13 Candy Ride (ARG) 
Ride the Rails, 1999
Ascend ($635,700) 229 119 12 122 39 2 $2,531,164 20
14 Hard Spun 
Danzig, 2004
Taghleeb ($275,004) 166 88 5 94 25 3 $2,478,964 43
15 Freud 
Storm Cat, 1998
Fourstar Crook ($344,116) 181 91 4 101 37 2 $2,384,345 44
16 Stormy Atlantic 
Storm Cat, 1994
Stormy Liberal ($783,700) 144 66 2 96 27 2 $2,354,289 65
17 Mizzen Mast 
Cozzene, 1998
Green Mask ($463,845) 152 76 7 103 31 4 $2,290,730 53
18 Unusual Heat 
Nureyev, 1990
Starlite Style ($146,740) 108 51 2 83 34 2 $2,261,773 74
19 Dubawi (IRE) 
Dubai Millennium, 2002
Wuheida (GB) ($1,100,000) 11 6 4 10 5 3 $2,228,636 90
20 Blame 
Arch, 2006
Firsthand Report ($180,000) 151 81 8 95 32 5 $2,100,379 45
21 Speightstown 
Gone West, 1998
Frostmourne ($443,000) 191 106 10 106 32 6 $2,091,273 34
22 Arch 
Kris S., 1995
Arklow ($219,700) 132 68 3 94 30 2 $2,023,827 45
23 Into Mischief 
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Party Boat ($210,000) 249 146 17 123 35 3 $2,017,684 21
24 Quality Road 
Elusive Quality, 2006
Master Merion ($307,240) 182 101 13 93 23 4 $1,904,356 19
25 Artie Schiller 
El Prado, 2001
Sassy Little Lila ($217,145) 169 73 5 110 39 3 $1,883,164 64
26 Exchange Rate 
Danzig, 1997
Miss Ella ($170,286) 146 78 6 92 29 3 $1,850,142 42
27 Smart Strike 
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Infinite Wisdom ($124,085) 151 70 7 98 29 1 $1,812,745 33
28 Sky Mesa 
Pulpit, 2000
My Impression ($207,210) 172 86 7 86 26 5 $1,761,374 37
29 Malibu Moon 
A.P. Indy, 1997
Final Copy ($198,944) 274 142 13 127 34 1 $1,729,744 17
30 Broken Vow 
Unbridled, 1997
Best Performance ($275,100) 158 75 3 94 27 2 $1,685,548 40
31 Pioneerof the Nile 
Empire Maker, 2006
Hieroglyphics ($166,440) 169 63 5 92 28 3 $1,683,852 34
32 Temple City 
Dynaformer, 2005
Miss Temple City ($227,053) 122 55 3 83 29 2 $1,633,984 60
33 Colonel John 
Tiznow, 2005
La Coronel ($585,560) 228 123 7 114 35 2 $1,628,966 28
34 Galileo (IRE) 
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Highland Reel (IRE) ($360,000) 29 6 2 27 5 1 $1,627,736 92
35 Lookin At Lucky 
Smart Strike, 2007
Money Multiplier ($316,667) 152 76 5 78 27 2 $1,588,537 26
36 Wildcat Heir 
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Pay Any Price ($146,758) 216 138 9 97 37 3 $1,547,529 27
37 Twirling Candy 
Candy Ride, 2007
Morticia ($366,155) 113 73 6 60 25 3 $1,495,338 35
38 Distorted Humor 
Forty Niner, 1993
Muqtaser ($217,000) 141 74 5 70 23 1 $1,417,560 28
39 First Defence 
Unbridled's Song, 2004
Antonoe ($493,400) 87 49 2 43 16 1 $1,401,153 44
40 Leroidesanimaux (BRZ) 
Candy Stripes, 2000
Somethingelse ($178,110) 122 63 1 90 38 1 $1,383,625 66
41 Gio Ponti 
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Sir Dudley Digges ($177,815) 156 73 3 107 27 2 $1,380,838 44
42 Ghostzapper 
Awesome Again, 2000
Proctor's Ledge ($362,800) 205 105 16 101 21 2 $1,369,742 13
43 Street Cry (IRE) 
Machiavellian, 1998
Delta Prince ($142,600) 102 55 2 68 26 2 $1,368,392 52
44 Paddy O'Prado 
El Prado, 2007
Trust Factor ($178,280) 164 75 2 111 30 2 $1,337,998 44
45 Hat Trick (JPN) 
Sunday Silence, 2001
Tricky Escape ($184,190) 123 49 2 80 25 2 $1,308,212 55
46 Lonhro (AUS) 
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($217,500) 79 32 3 60 17 2 $1,306,596 73
47 Any Given Saturday 
Distorted Humor, 2004
Mongolian Saturday ($136,950) 143 76 2 72 25 1 $1,304,107 40
48 Uncle Mo 
Indian Charlie, 2008
Conquest Babayaga ($125,200) 173 87 14 81 27 1 $1,302,535 19
49 Elusive Quality 
Gone West, 1993
Enterprising ($382,587) 102 46 2 59 18 2 $1,269,298 55
50 Flower Alley 
Distorted Humor, 2002
Bullards Alley ($493,608) 135 71 2 68 21 1 $1,265,848 39
51 Tizway 
Tiznow, 2005
Tizzelle ($89,000) 148 74 3 76 29 1 $1,250,023 43
52 Divine Park 
Chester House, 2004
Lady Eli ($790,000) 92 53 4 45 12 2 $1,245,543 40
53 Street Boss 
Street Cry, 2004
Big Handsome ($205,800) 144 75 7 68 19 2 $1,245,273 33
54 The Factor 
War Front, 2008
Youngest Daughter ($157,755) 123 58 6 86 23 2 $1,193,147 40
55 Sidney's Candy 
Candy Ride, 2007
Yummy Bear ($175,006) 125 60 1 73 23 - $1,177,806 44
56 Eskendereya 
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($124,700) 157 84 9 87 22 3 $1,128,423 20
57 Tale of the Cat 
Storm Cat, 1994
Blackjackcat ($446,700) 159 78 3 79 15 1 $1,128,170 32
58 Tribal Rule 
Storm Cat, 1996
Pee Wee Reese ($168,920) 124 77 4 52 15 3 $1,091,873 39
59 Langfuhr 
Danzig, 1992
Believe in Bertie ($159,600) 141 72 3 79 16 1 $1,078,066 37
60 Vronsky 
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($228,845) 67 38 1 33 12 1 $995,094 55
61 Disco Rico 
Citidancer, 1997
Disco Partner ($547,000) 32 18 1 14 8 1 $969,571 66
62 Congrats 
A.P. Indy, 2000
May Flowers ($85,500) 243 124 4 110 23 1 $943,805 20
63 Get Stormy 
Stormy Atlantic, 2006
Fifty Five ($320,600) 81 30 2 52 14 2 $941,488 72
64 Archarcharch 
Arch, 2008
Mr. Misunderstood ($300,900) 169 90 3 77 15 1 $933,170 24
65 Kantharos 
Lion Heart, 2008
Bucchero ($170,000) 116 64 6 54 14 2 $926,653 26
66 Curlin 
Smart Strike, 2004
Dixie Moon ($166,917) 175 95 14 83 16 1 $914,794 9
67 Flatter 
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flatlined ($236,102) 181 96 4 70 17 2 $913,117 14
68 Cape Blanco (IRE) 
Galileo, 2007
End Play ($74,460) 132 57 - 92 32 - $912,210 54
69 Spring At Last 
Silver Deputy, 2003
Offering Plan ($151,723) 147 78 2 74 16 1 $896,819 28
70 Big Brown 
Boundary, 2005
Special Ops ($141,396) 133 72 4 63 22 2 $896,330 30
71 Proud Citizen 
Gone West, 1999
Proud Reunion ($130,750) 152 82 3 73 20 1 $873,383 26
72 Unbridled's Song 
Unbridled, 1993
Prime Attraction ($94,510) 124 61 4 66 19 - $871,853 7
73 First Samurai 
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Sharp Samurai ($445,380) 125 62 4 57 12 1 $868,699 28
74 Wilburn 
Bernardini, 2008
Lovely Bernadette ($260,280) 148 75 4 67 19 2 $867,746 31
75 Tiznow 
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Enstone ($108,293) 170 70 7 78 16 1 $867,564 14
76 Courageous Cat 
Storm Cat, 2006
Lady Joan ($150,300) 66 27 1 36 12 1 $861,044 63
77 Majestic Warrior 
A.P. Indy, 2005
Anita Partner (IRE) ($127,877) 244 124 4 107 14 - $848,795 15
78 Le Havre (IRE) 
Noverre, 2006
Suedois (FR) ($700,000) 2 2 2 2 2 2 $845,020 100
79 Tiz Wonderful 
Tiznow, 2004
Hunter O'Riley ($274,200) 172 85 5 58 12 2 $842,000 22
80 Half Ours 
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Partly Mocha ($165,846) 114 52 5 44 20 3 $810,719 35
81 Azamour (IRE) 
Night Shift, 2001
Hawksmoor (IRE) ($451,000) 5 4 2 5 3 2 $786,580 99
82 Silent Name (JPN) 
Sunday Silence, 2002
San Nicola Thunder ($181,554) 101 49 5 55 12 1 $771,353 28
83 Put It Back 
Honour and Glory, 1998
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($494,445) 88 47 1 41 8 1 $769,889 39
84 Warrior's Reward 
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Siding Spring ($86,791) 172 94 3 70 20 - $754,848 20
85 Henrythenavigator 
Kingmambo, 2005
Called To The Bar (IRE) ($220,000) 64 34 1 36 9 1 $751,916 51
86 Square Eddie 
Smart Strike, 2006
B Squared ($124,000) 75 32 2 41 10 1 $751,741 39
87 Pure Prize 
Storm Cat, 1998
Red Knight ($109,800) 131 73 1 69 14 - $751,705 26
88 Offlee Wild 
Wild Again, 2000
Hogy ($368,580) 73 36 3 22 5 2 $742,900 34
89 Court Vision 
Gulch, 2005
Mr Havercamp ($151,814) 116 54 4 67 14 1 $729,889 28
90 Street Sense 
Street Cry, 2004
Tower of Texas ($195,762) 121 67 5 55 11 2 $723,503 21
91 Afleet Alex 
Northern Afleet, 2002
Hello Don Julio ($172,500) 124 67 1 50 12 - $703,055 25
92 First Dude 
Stephen Got Even, 2007
Judy's Chance ($96,450) 149 73 2 64 14 - $694,295 21
93 Mineshaft 
A.P. Indy, 1999
Daylight Ahead ($122,637) 189 97 6 75 14 1 $683,363 12
94 Badge of Silver 
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($514,400) 49 25 1 18 5 1 $680,110 53
95 Dark Angel (IRE) 
Acclamation, 2005
Hunt (IRE) ($302,345) 7 3 1 7 2 1 $668,886 93
96 Bernardini 
A.P. Indy, 2003
Sky My Sky ($83,530) 181 73 9 82 14 - $659,215 12
97 Majesticperfection 
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($152,189) 114 66 3 49 14 1 $655,183 22
98 Creative Cause 
Giant's Causeway, 2009
Significant Form ($170,415) 107 52 7 52 13 2 $638,837 19
99 Papa Clem 
Smart Strike, 2006
My Italian Babbo ($142,960) 101 61 2 37 11 1 $636,353 32
100 Midnight Lute 
Real Quiet, 2003
Layla Noor ($57,300) 195 102 4 80 17 - $633,419 13
101 Zensational 
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Pure Sensation ($357,625) 61 35 2 22 6 1 $629,662 42
102 Midshipman 
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Wealthy Shipman ($86,836) 132 67 3 61 12 1 $624,478 21
103 Hold Me Back 
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Black Tide ($296,410) 132 68 1 52 9 1 $612,855 24
104 Discreet Cat 
Forestry, 2003
Discretionary Marq ($67,710) 155 75 2 56 13 - $605,347 23
105 Bluegrass Cat 
Storm Cat, 2003
Bonita ($93,320) 185 102 3 68 15 1 $601,265 14
106 Pleasantly Perfect 
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Place des Vosges ($107,181) 108 58 1 58 15 - $589,408 25
107 Awesome Again 
Deputy Minister, 1994
Manitoulin ($179,506) 125 51 2 54 13 - $586,448 18
108 Street Magician 
Street Cry, 2004
Somekindofmagician ($113,763) 56 33 2 33 11 1 $579,996 38
109 Not For Love 
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Barrel of Dreams ($118,760) 94 53 1 47 9 1 $572,311 23
110 Posse 
Silver Deputy, 2000
New York Song ($113,435) 144 70 2 51 9 - $571,921 17
111 Macho Uno 
Holy Bull, 1998
Hoboe ($114,600) 110 56 3 50 11 - $566,671 19
112 Surf Cat 
Sir Cat, 2002
Sircat Sally ($464,660) 32 16 1 10 3 1 $552,222 63
113 In Summation 
Put It Back, 2003
Calculator ($83,020) 97 59 - 56 16 - $541,033 32
114 Stroll 
Pulpit, 2000
Special Envoy ($129,510) 86 42 3 38 12 2 $540,650 34
115 Heart's Cry (JPN) 
Sunday Silence, 2001
Yoshida (JPN) ($537,100) 1 1 1 1 1 1 $537,100 100
116 Sir Prancealot (IRE) 
Tamayuz, 2010
Madam Dancealot (IRE) ($262,489) 6 3 1 6 3 1 $535,424 100
117 American Post (GB) 
Bering, 2001
Itsinthepost (FR) ($533,000) 2 1 1 2 1 1 $533,565 93
118 Cowboy Cal 
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Starship Thor ($66,280) 103 57 1 49 16 - $532,929 25
119 Bodemeister 
Empire Maker, 2009
Kenda ($106,390) 125 52 4 54 9 1 $529,896 11
120 Include 
Broad Brush, 1997
All Included ($200,860) 121 72 6 42 7 2 $524,212 15
121 Shakespeare 
Theatrical, 2001
Keystoneforvictory ($126,880) 39 22 1 28 12 1 $521,712 56
122 War Chant 
Danzig, 1997
Lilly's Dream ($95,530) 50 24 - 32 11 - $520,754 60
123 Trappe Shot 
Tapit, 2007
She's All Skeet ($78,333) 153 95 4 63 12 1 $513,661 12
124 Shackleford 
Forestry, 2008
Gold Lace ($76,298) 111 60 2 50 10 - $509,907 14
125 Overdriven 
Tale of the Cat, 2009
Overnegotiate ($143,915) 57 31 1 28 9 1 $508,965 37
126 Dansili (GB) 
Danehill, 1996
Grand Jete (GB) ($280,520) 11 3 2 11 3 2 $508,208 98
127 Girolamo 
A.P. Indy, 2006
Bareeqa ($158,997) 98 50 3 44 6 1 $506,925 14
128 Union Rags 
Dixie Union, 2009
Big Bend ($311,290) 128 43 6 63 6 1 $499,527 12
129 Old Forester 
Forestry, 2001
Call Me Wally ($96,283) 114 67 3 42 10 1 $495,101 15
130 Great Notion 
Elusive Quality, 2000
Talk Show Man ($67,200) 78 49 3 37 11 1 $494,059 20
131 Fastnet Rock (AUS) 
Danehill, 2001
Zhukova (IRE) ($250,000) 17 7 1 15 5 1 $490,678 84
132 Showcasing (GB) 
Oasis Dream, 2007
Projected (GB) ($299,260) 7 5 2 6 3 2 $481,386 92
133 Champs Elysees (GB) 
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($275,139) 3 2 1 3 2 1 $475,680 100
134 U S Ranger 
Danzig, 2004
La Sola Ranger ($72,364) 125 66 - 61 15 - $469,723 27
135 Fort Prado 
El Prado, 2001
Prado's Sweet Ride ($92,480) 74 37 1 38 14 - $465,493 43
136 Two Step Salsa 
Petionville, 2005
Salsita ($95,935) 118 52 3 64 11 1 $460,968 27
137 Cowtown Cat 
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($54,432) 84 45 1 43 9 - $457,633 24
138 Munnings 
Speightstown, 2006
Om ($76,000) 139 78 10 63 8 - $450,253 11
139 Lucky Pulpit 
Pulpit, 2001
Ward 'n Jerry ($82,913) 155 83 3 41 6 - $437,201 14
140 Animal Kingdom 
Leroidesanimaux, 2008
Untamed Domain ($335,600) 25 9 3 14 4 1 $431,127 51
141 Grazen 
Benchmark, 2006
Enola Gray ($214,000) 31 15 3 14 4 2 $423,095 35
142 Roman Ruler 
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
Roman Approval ($105,894) 77 45 2 28 12 1 $422,844 24
143 Gemologist 
Tiznow, 2009
Mind Reader ($59,502) 110 54 3 50 7 1 $421,024 16
144 Parading 
Pulpit, 2003
Dragon Bay ($100,503) 88 42 1 34 11 1 $417,027 27
145 General Quarters 
Sky Mesa, 2006
General McGooby ($120,570) 48 20 2 26 11 1 $416,522 52
146 Mastercraftsman (IRE) 
Danehill Dancer, 2006
Off Limits (IRE) ($363,800) 4 2 1 4 2 1 $409,142 98
147 Frost Giant 
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Lover's Key ($174,520) 118 51 3 45 5 1 $398,725 18
148 Kitalpha 
Mr. Prospector, 1999
Kharafa ($101,750) 53 24 1 27 7 - $398,522 31
149 Indygo Shiner 
A.P. Indy, 1998
My Enigma ($64,120) 81 50 1 36 12 - $392,077 30
150 Americain 
Dynaformer, 2005
Domestic Vintage ($74,115) 34 12 - 27 7 - $387,797 77