2017 Leading Turf Sires

  • Updated: September 22, 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 September 22, 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) 243 117 10 201 84 10 $7,435,726 87
2 Scat Daddy 
Johannesburg, 2004
Dacita (CHI) ($385,600) 221 110 15 146 49 11 $3,984,491 57
3 War Front 
Danzig, 2002
Cambodia ($374,500) 101 41 8 89 32 8 $3,864,969 86
4 English Channel 
Smart Strike, 2002
Heart to Heart ($356,580) 153 70 8 118 43 8 $3,379,765 77
5 Giant's Causeway 
Storm Cat, 1997
Bricks and Mortar ($286,800) 192 90 6 131 40 5 $2,691,111 52
6 Medaglia d'Oro 
El Prado, 1999
New Money Honey ($655,417) 127 50 10 81 27 5 $2,677,415 44
7 Harlan's Holiday 
Harlan, 1999
Postulation ($288,725) 268 131 6 150 39 3 $2,570,802 32
8 Tapit 
Pulpit, 2001
Dream Dancing ($325,210) 228 99 15 124 43 5 $2,520,564 30
9 City Zip 
Carson City, 1998
Snapper Sinclair ($251,610) 247 130 12 143 49 5 $2,454,257 34
10 More Than Ready 
Southern Halo, 1997
Uni (GB) ($400,000) 161 70 9 111 34 6 $2,312,437 55
11 Hard Spun 
Danzig, 2004
Taghleeb ($275,004) 159 84 4 89 24 2 $2,184,036 45
12 Candy Ride (ARG) 
Ride the Rails, 1999
Ascend ($620,700) 214 101 10 115 33 2 $2,172,039 28
13 Lemon Drop Kid 
Kingmambo, 1996
Beach Patrol ($769,975) 181 68 3 113 23 2 $1,911,604 55
14 Mizzen Mast 
Cozzene, 1998
Green Mask ($463,845) 143 61 5 99 25 2 $1,877,871 52
15 Unusual Heat 
Nureyev, 1990
Starlite Style ($142,450) 102 46 2 74 29 2 $1,860,166 72
16 Arch 
Kris S., 1995
Arklow ($219,700) 126 61 3 89 29 2 $1,772,793 52
17 Speightstown 
Gone West, 1998
Frostmourne ($418,000) 183 95 8 89 27 5 $1,761,406 34
18 Freud 
Storm Cat, 1998
Fourstar Crook ($225,000) 168 78 3 85 30 2 $1,746,053 44
19 Into Mischief 
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Party Boat ($170,000) 222 124 12 110 29 3 $1,678,778 22
20 Blame 
Arch, 2006
Fault ($151,235) 140 67 5 86 28 4 $1,635,462 48
21 Exchange Rate 
Danzig, 1997
Miss Ella ($170,000) 137 67 6 83 26 3 $1,599,125 49
22 Stormy Atlantic 
Storm Cat, 1994
Ballagh Rocks ($275,200) 131 60 2 85 27 2 $1,575,965 64
23 Sky Mesa 
Pulpit, 2000
My Impression ($167,210) 157 76 7 75 24 5 $1,520,726 39
24 Artie Schiller 
El Prado, 2001
Sassy Little Lila ($176,800) 160 65 5 100 36 3 $1,506,674 62
25 Quality Road 
Elusive Quality, 2006
Master Merion ($260,050) 164 84 12 79 18 3 $1,468,585 21
26 Temple City 
Dynaformer, 2005
Miss Temple City ($224,830) 115 50 2 78 25 2 $1,468,462 63
27 Smart Strike 
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Infinite Wisdom ($123,800) 144 61 6 92 24 1 $1,450,083 35
28 Malibu Moon 
A.P. Indy, 1997
Final Copy ($186,778) 249 126 11 114 32 1 $1,446,459 19
29 Northern Afleet 
Afleet, 1993
World Approval ($943,600) 151 80 5 56 11 2 $1,433,903 32
30 Wildcat Heir 
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Pay Any Price ($146,758) 208 122 6 89 32 3 $1,388,342 30
31 Pioneerof the Nile 
Empire Maker, 2006
Hieroglyphics ($163,940) 146 49 4 82 19 2 $1,348,199 32
32 Lookin At Lucky 
Smart Strike, 2007
Money Multiplier ($305,000) 137 65 5 72 20 2 $1,322,734 25
33 Leroidesanimaux (BRZ) 
Candy Stripes, 2000
Somethingelse ($160,110) 115 58 1 86 34 1 $1,245,244 67
34 Ghostzapper 
Awesome Again, 2000
Proctor's Ledge ($360,800) 184 92 10 89 18 2 $1,214,964 14
35 Gio Ponti 
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Sir Dudley Digges ($124,435) 139 64 3 93 26 2 $1,179,435 44
36 Paddy O'Prado 
El Prado, 2007
Trust Factor ($135,340) 150 70 2 98 27 2 $1,164,828 45
37 Street Cry (IRE) 
Machiavellian, 1998
Delta Prince ($142,600) 91 49 2 57 24 2 $1,161,515 53
38 Twirling Candy 
Candy Ride, 2007
Morticia ($306,155) 99 60 5 51 22 2 $1,160,394 35
39 First Defence 
Unbridled's Song, 2004
Antonoe ($493,400) 80 43 2 37 12 1 $1,147,977 46
40 Divine Park 
Chester House, 2004
Lady Eli ($770,000) 87 47 4 41 9 2 $1,111,915 40
41 Broken Vow 
Unbridled, 1997
Rainha Da Bateria ($90,291) 139 61 2 78 22 1 $1,106,126 38
42 Dubawi (IRE) 
Dubai Millennium, 2002
Quidura (GB) ($358,000) 8 4 2 8 4 2 $1,102,190 100
43 Colonel John 
Tiznow, 2005
La Coronel ($285,560) 210 108 4 101 28 2 $1,101,420 25
44 Any Given Saturday 
Distorted Humor, 2004
Mongolian Saturday ($116,950) 136 71 2 69 22 1 $1,092,338 41
45 Hat Trick (JPN) 
Sunday Silence, 2001
Tricky Escape ($175,190) 108 40 2 72 21 2 $1,088,908 56
46 Lonhro (AUS) 
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($207,500) 75 25 3 56 14 2 $1,071,943 76
47 Elusive Quality 
Gone West, 1993
Enterprising ($330,600) 96 38 2 54 16 2 $1,058,857 56
48 Distorted Humor 
Forty Niner, 1993
Muqtaser ($177,000) 129 64 4 55 18 1 $1,054,449 27
49 Uncle Mo 
Indian Charlie, 2008
Conquest Babayaga ($125,200) 156 76 11 69 22 1 $1,027,731 18
50 Tribal Rule 
Storm Cat, 1996
Pee Wee Reese ($168,920) 120 74 4 48 14 3 $988,253 40
51 Street Boss 
Street Cry, 2004
Big Handsome ($196,800) 134 66 6 63 16 2 $981,383 30
52 Vronsky 
Danzig, 1999
What a View ($228,845) 61 33 1 32 12 1 $968,462 59
53 Sidney's Candy 
Candy Ride, 2007
Yummy Bear ($120,656) 112 53 1 65 20 - $963,040 44
54 Eskendereya 
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Isabella Sings ($124,700) 146 77 8 71 19 3 $960,863 21
55 Tizway 
Tiznow, 2005
Our Way ($85,960) 130 69 3 71 26 1 $946,930 40
56 The Factor 
War Front, 2008
Youngest Daughter ($157,380) 103 47 5 70 16 2 $916,943 38
57 Langfuhr 
Danzig, 1992
Believe in Bertie ($159,600) 133 65 3 71 13 1 $845,777 36
58 Flatter 
A.P. Indy, 1999
Flatlined ($233,880) 162 87 4 63 16 2 $824,850 17
59 Tale of the Cat 
Storm Cat, 1994
Blackjackcat ($219,900) 149 69 3 72 13 1 $816,239 30
60 Cape Blanco (IRE) 
Galileo, 2007
End Play ($66,000) 108 48 - 76 31 - $808,657 62
61 Big Brown 
Boundary, 2005
Special Ops ($139,206) 123 63 4 59 20 2 $801,850 32
62 Unbridled's Song 
Unbridled, 1993
West Coast Bias ($69,940) 117 57 4 59 18 - $780,973 7
63 Tiz Wonderful 
Tiznow, 2004
Hunter O'Riley ($273,400) 160 78 5 50 12 2 $778,828 24
64 Tiznow 
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Enstone ($108,293) 152 62 6 68 16 1 $747,436 14
65 Majestic Warrior 
A.P. Indy, 2005
Anita Partner (IRE) ($127,877) 224 106 3 94 13 - $739,512 17
66 Wilburn 
Bernardini, 2008
Lovely Bernadette ($170,280) 142 65 3 65 19 2 $724,845 31
67 Spring At Last 
Silver Deputy, 2003
Offering Plan ($109,500) 138 71 2 68 14 1 $716,919 28
68 Put It Back 
Honour and Glory, 1998
Bal a Bali (BRZ) ($494,445) 87 40 1 37 6 1 $710,468 43
69 Azamour (IRE) 
Night Shift, 2001
Hawksmoor (IRE) ($371,000) 4 4 2 4 3 2 $705,835 99
70 Flower Alley 
Distorted Humor, 2002
Nessy ($82,540) 129 59 1 66 16 - $698,630 28
71 Half Ours 
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Partly Mocha ($165,526) 110 49 4 44 17 2 $691,570 33
72 Congrats 
A.P. Indy, 2000
May Flowers ($48,650) 225 111 2 102 20 - $678,603 18
73 Proud Citizen 
Gone West, 1999
Proud Reunion ($115,450) 146 73 3 66 15 1 $673,912 24
74 Disco Rico 
Citidancer, 1997
Disco Partner ($367,000) 30 13 1 13 6 1 $671,059 65
75 Curlin 
Smart Strike, 2004
Doc Curlin ($95,865) 150 84 12 68 12 - $667,981 9
76 First Samurai 
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Sharp Samurai ($325,380) 118 58 4 51 10 1 $665,756 25
77 Get Stormy 
Stormy Atlantic, 2006
Fifty Five ($200,600) 73 24 1 42 12 1 $648,843 71
78 Warrior's Reward 
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Siding Spring ($86,791) 159 83 1 66 16 - $639,877 22
79 Badge of Silver 
Silver Deputy, 2000
Bigger Picture ($514,400) 46 22 1 18 4 1 $638,133 56
80 Courageous Cat 
Storm Cat, 2006
Lady Joan ($108,400) 54 22 1 32 10 1 $637,008 63
81 Archarcharch 
Arch, 2008
Mr. Misunderstood ($180,000) 152 81 3 70 13 1 $618,811 20
82 Offlee Wild 
Wild Again, 2000
Hogy ($328,580) 71 33 3 20 4 2 $618,133 34
83 Henrythenavigator 
Kingmambo, 2005
Called To The Bar (IRE) ($220,000) 63 30 1 34 7 1 $617,111 50
84 Pure Prize 
Storm Cat, 1998
Belle of the Spa ($82,390) 127 63 1 67 13 - $615,315 26
85 Silent Name (JPN) 
Sunday Silence, 2002
San Nicola Thunder ($122,976) 91 36 4 48 11 1 $609,219 33
86 First Dude 
Stephen Got Even, 2007
Judy's Chance ($93,750) 130 66 2 50 14 - $588,467 21
87 Mineshaft 
A.P. Indy, 1999
Daylight Ahead ($109,806) 182 85 6 62 13 1 $587,411 13
88 Street Sense 
Street Cry, 2004
Tower of Texas ($124,529) 104 54 4 51 10 2 $580,998 22
89 Zensational 
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Pure Sensation ($327,625) 61 34 2 22 6 1 $568,634 43
90 Dark Angel (IRE) 
Acclamation, 2005
Hunt (IRE) ($302,000) 6 3 1 6 2 1 $568,371 93
91 Papa Clem 
Smart Strike, 2006
My Italian Babbo ($129,180) 98 55 1 35 10 1 $547,318 33
92 Afleet Alex 
Northern Afleet, 2002
Hello Don Julio ($152,500) 115 60 - 44 10 - $541,751 24
93 Awesome Again 
Deputy Minister, 1994
Manitoulin ($179,220) 118 43 2 48 12 - $539,285 21
94 Bluegrass Cat 
Storm Cat, 2003
Bonita ($93,320) 178 90 3 65 13 1 $538,397 15
95 Kantharos 
Lion Heart, 2008
Katinka ($112,910) 109 55 4 43 8 1 $535,816 20
96 Majesticperfection 
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($152,189) 109 59 3 44 10 1 $530,890 22
97 Bernardini 
A.P. Indy, 2003
Sky My Sky ($83,530) 161 63 6 68 11 - $529,342 12
98 Cowboy Cal 
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Starship Thor ($66,280) 98 53 1 47 16 - $525,321 28
99 Surf Cat 
Sir Cat, 2002
Sircat Sally ($464,660) 31 14 1 7 2 1 $508,869 64
100 Midshipman 
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Wealthy Shipman ($65,800) 125 62 3 56 11 1 $503,463 21
101 Posse 
Silver Deputy, 2000
New York Song ($113,050) 136 64 2 43 7 - $503,387 18
102 Girolamo 
A.P. Indy, 2006
Bareeqa ($155,147) 93 46 3 41 6 1 $499,768 17
103 Court Vision 
Gulch, 2005
Court Savvy ($48,601) 105 44 2 63 10 - $496,668 28
104 Square Eddie 
Smart Strike, 2006
B Squared ($64,000) 69 26 2 33 5 1 $493,303 31
105 Macho Uno 
Holy Bull, 1998
Hoboe ($114,600) 97 47 3 43 9 - $484,694 19
106 Galileo (IRE) 
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Apple Betty (IRE) ($95,000) 19 3 1 19 2 1 $480,784 98
107 Pleasantly Perfect 
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Place des Vosges ($106,681) 102 48 1 55 11 - $480,449 25
108 Shakespeare 
Theatrical, 2001
Keystoneforvictory ($126,880) 38 21 1 26 12 1 $469,572 57
109 Sir Prancealot (IRE) 
Tamayuz, 2010
Madam Dancealot (IRE) ($212,489) 5 3 1 5 3 1 $458,714 100
110 Champs Elysees (GB) 
Danehill, 2003
Suffused (GB) ($275,139) 3 2 1 3 2 1 $455,394 100
111 Discreet Cat 
Forestry, 2003
Sir Sebastian ($56,900) 143 65 2 50 10 - $455,163 21
112 Bodemeister 
Empire Maker, 2009
Kenda ($106,045) 111 43 4 48 7 1 $437,989 11
113 Midnight Lute 
Real Quiet, 2003
Sonneteer ($56,000) 177 83 2 68 13 - $431,405 11
114 Include 
Broad Brush, 1997
All Included ($200,860) 116 63 6 38 7 2 $429,050 15
115 Hold Me Back 
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Black Tide ($176,410) 124 60 - 45 7 - $415,844 19
116 In Summation 
Put It Back, 2003
Calculator ($83,020) 92 53 - 54 13 - $415,388 31
117 U S Ranger 
Danzig, 2004
Space Cadet ($61,035) 119 59 - 59 13 - $409,204 28
118 Fastnet Rock (AUS) 
Danehill, 2001
Zhukova (IRE) ($240,000) 15 6 1 13 4 1 $408,195 85
119 Fort Prado 
El Prado, 2001
Prado's Sweet Ride ($79,674) 72 35 - 37 14 - $402,210 46
120 Old Forester 
Forestry, 2001
Call Me Wally ($86,383) 108 57 3 37 8 1 $402,154 16
121 Great Notion 
Elusive Quality, 2000
Ruby Notion ($59,030) 73 37 3 33 9 1 $400,318 22
122 Street Magician 
Street Cry, 2004
Do What I Say ($51,935) 52 30 2 27 9 1 $398,818 33
123 Stroll 
Pulpit, 2000
Special Envoy ($93,870) 80 35 3 37 9 2 $395,626 34
124 Union Rags 
Dixie Union, 2009
Big Bend ($251,290) 108 29 5 48 5 1 $392,181 14
125 Not For Love 
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Barrel of Dreams ($106,510) 90 46 - 43 7 - $381,025 20
126 Shackleford 
Forestry, 2008
High Jingo ($56,200) 99 51 2 43 9 - $377,986 12
127 Parading 
Pulpit, 2003
Dragon Bay ($98,253) 86 42 1 32 11 1 $377,494 27
128 Munnings 
Speightstown, 2006
Om ($44,000) 128 71 9 54 6 - $376,615 11
129 Dansili (GB) 
Danehill, 1996
Grand Jete (GB) ($230,520) 9 3 2 9 3 2 $374,013 98
130 American Post (GB) 
Bering, 2001
Itsinthepost (FR) ($373,000) 2 1 1 2 1 1 $373,565 90
131 War Chant 
Danzig, 1997
Lilly's Dream ($60,400) 49 20 - 31 9 - $370,649 54
132 Discreetly Mine 
Mineshaft, 2007
Moonshine Annie ($50,760) 142 67 3 53 14 - $369,582 15
133 Gemologist 
Tiznow, 2009
Mind Reader ($59,502) 91 42 3 44 7 1 $369,265 18
134 General Quarters 
Sky Mesa, 2006
General McGooby ($112,970) 47 19 2 25 11 1 $366,267 52
135 Creative Cause 
Giant's Causeway, 2009
My Boy Jack ($42,800) 93 42 5 47 10 - $365,317 15
136 Cowtown Cat 
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($54,432) 82 41 1 40 6 - $364,021 23
137 Trappe Shot 
Tapit, 2007
She's All Skeet ($78,000) 140 74 2 49 7 1 $343,097 11
138 Rock Hard Ten 
Kris S., 2001
Summersault ($194,600) 57 25 1 32 7 1 $341,258 35
139 Game Plan 
Danzig, 1993
Ashleyluvssugar ($331,845) 17 7 1 5 1 1 $337,170 81
140 Showcasing (GB) 
Oasis Dream, 2007
Projected (GB) ($179,260) 6 4 1 5 3 1 $336,916 98
141 E Dubai 
Mr. Prospector, 1998
Threeohtwocassie ($92,030) 77 38 3 27 8 1 $336,010 20
142 Niigon 
Unbridled, 2001
Niigon's Eclipse ($105,941) 30 13 1 27 7 1 $334,383 54
143 Kitalpha 
Mr. Prospector, 1999
Kharafa ($89,250) 53 24 1 26 6 - $333,939 32
144 Overdriven 
Tale of the Cat, 2009
Overnegotiate ($95,600) 53 24 1 21 7 1 $333,430 33
145 Roman Ruler 
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
Roman Approval ($67,734) 73 40 1 27 10 - $333,358 23
146 Two Step Salsa 
Petionville, 2005
Salsita ($63,115) 106 41 1 54 8 - $333,325 26
147 Good Journey 
Nureyev, 1996
Jennyway U Want It ($47,970) 51 26 - 33 7 - $323,340 34
148 Lucky Pulpit 
Pulpit, 2001
Ward 'n Jerry ($82,913) 144 76 3 34 4 - $315,895 12
149 Sea The Stars (IRE) 
Cape Cross, 2006
September Stars (IRE) ($114,180) 6 2 2 6 2 2 $314,982 93
150 Ready's Image 
More Than Ready, 2005
Altar Boy ($50,936) 90 52 1 35 11 - $309,564 21