2014 Leading Synthetic Sires

Includes stallions with at least one runner at a North American racetrack with a synthetic surface. Leaders are by North American progeny earnings on a synthetic surface through September 30, 2014. The heading "AW" refers to all-weather (synthetic) surfaces. Categorical leaders are in bold.

All SurfacesAll-Weather
#StallionChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsSWrsRnrsWnrsSWrs'14 Earnings(%)
1Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Lexie Lou ($862,414)8537450182$1,820,86868
2Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Shared Belief ($621,000)2311211173223$1,623,92520
3Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Sweater Weather ($255,007)12557669222$1,495,31047
4Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Pender Harbour ($259,791)6830450184$1,476,31878
5Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Red Outlaw ($193,400)17697784381$1,426,03535
6Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Spadina Road ($152,140)9140169241$1,399,39878
7Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
Seffeara ($148,384)8634263192$1,289,63280
8Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Ami's Holiday ($236,053)2321091463173$1,141,31216
9Bold Executive  
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Eighty Nine Red ($138,435)6530340192$1,054,95170
10Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Conquest Tsunami ($205,931)184801156134$1,006,76621
11Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Sky Captain ($178,134)17887853172$979,72022
12Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Fed Biz ($170,000)2461121266202$957,18012
13Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
Maythefourthbwithu ($127,829)7832255151$916,87446
14Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Judy the Beauty ($270,000)110681134163$915,94717
15Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Brooklynsway ($137,537)4217136131$839,12681
16Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
We Miss Artie ($411,843)12852342121$831,40627
17Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
Unspurned ($215,140)1901031051162$823,50812
18Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Pirate's Trove ($146,628)164951137132$796,82612
19More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Room Service ($200,000)18383736122$754,13714
20Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
So Kitten ($64,860)240115177919-$742,5099
21City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Reneesgotzip ($74,400)2381341560232$730,52310
22Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Really Sharp ($135,034)17489646183$714,46716
23Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Frac Daddy ($240,756)14970430112$692,47018
24Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Dance With Fate ($490,000)411911361$689,81256
25Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Rosalind ($200,000)19198851102$676,48514
26Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Niigon Express ($97,040)4415-409-$664,96566
27Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
West Riding ($91,200)2581131350111$651,2915
28Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Tamarando ($125,000)8541534102$635,35236
29Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Sunset Glow ($307,000)1607574291$616,56815
30Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Hot and Spicy ($78,706)1949444512-$609,99112
31Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Cap in Hand ($101,483)111574277-$582,72516
32Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Keystone Kelly ($68,720)1738915215-$564,67013
33Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Sorry About That ($109,038)4316-3311-$544,93475
34Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Disco Barbie ($163,040)1548863491$540,70216
35Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Checkered Past ($110,478)172751036141$538,4859
36Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Royal Fury ($87,299)21310766715-$528,36712
37Indian Charlie  
In Excess, 1995
Dixie Twist ($109,962)14570623111$510,19813
38Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Rock Me Baby ($85,500)15766339122$505,05115
39Pulpit  
A.P. Indy, 1994
Mr Speaker ($120,000)14269943111$483,66210
40Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Genuine Flare ($59,171)1829693512-$473,8138
41Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
Awesome Flower ($96,005)11671630121$472,92216
42Master Command  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Constantino ($149,903)703721981$463,97721
43With Distinction  
Storm Cat, 2001
Decisive Moment ($120,000)17092223102$461,82714
44Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
American Pharoah ($181,500)703362033$461,66114
45Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Iotapa ($180,000)1758943291$446,51911
46First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Northern Passion ($98,344)118541027101$446,14412
47Songandaprayer  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
Raised a Secret ($80,080)18187332122$435,89714
48Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Starless Night ($122,950)1677343992$429,53818
49Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
Her Emmynency ($105,000)117718289-$428,69411
50Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Red Button ($45,250)1427323811-$424,7619
51Henny Hughes  
Hennessy, 2003
Henny Jenney ($105,560)13578834111$413,11610
52Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Goldencents ($210,000)54358842$413,05512
53Olmodavor  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Dancing Ashley ($80,683)58321219-$404,89538
54Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Fleet Beat ($73,200)1729874312-$400,78410
55Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Sydneyrella ($102,360)5428-188-$397,90638
56Dynaformer  
Roberto, 1985
Medal Count ($210,000)562641251$395,42816
57Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Cravin' the Heat ($59,610)121503607-$391,00612
58English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
East Side ($51,096)130661243111$381,7467
59Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Wild N Clever ($77,183)1196483211-$378,3289
60Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
Ashley's Sassy ($54,000)863923910-$374,39521
61Peaks and Valleys  
Mt. Livermore, 1992
Bear's Gem ($69,337)2712-195-$371,53265
62E Dubai  
Mr. Prospector, 1998
Streamside ($58,410)1507923412-$369,60513
63Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Spring in the Air ($156,780)874242391$365,68319
64Alphabet Soup  
Cozzene, 1991
Alpha Bettor ($109,547)78341288-$359,50233
65City Place  
Storm Cat, 2000
La Tia ($190,434)593711291$358,25227
66Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
Honkeytonk Man ($61,951)199964428-$356,9609
67Stormin Fever  
Storm Cat, 1994
Meinertzhageni ($67,860)713012910-$354,33337
68Birdstone  
Grindstone, 2001
Blue Tone ($103,800)1134332152$350,82419
69Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Zensational Bunny ($78,709)683222871$345,54226
70Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Binks Forest ($54,041)111492307-$342,3257
71Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
I Got It All ($87,222)1257372881$341,5479
72Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
Matador ($48,231)2551229497-$338,5856
73Benchmark  
Alydar, 1991
Extant ($43,680)8847230131$334,06519
74Ministers Wild Cat  
Deputy Minister, 2000
Curvy Cat ($54,600)109541379-$333,05518
75Tomahawk  
Seattle Slew, 2000
I'm a Kittyhawk ($86,210)271311561$332,35977
76Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Power of Ten ($66,681)773713210-$324,19630
77Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Cactus Kris ($107,090)70483156-$323,33120
78Eddington  
Unbridled, 2001
Eddie Set Go ($62,200)975023010-$323,03216
79Dixie Union  
Dixieland Band, 1997
Oscar Party ($66,800)120601309-$320,68314
80Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
Imperative ($120,250)14861103561$319,7946
81Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Recount ($102,060)1016232791$314,05714
82Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
True Darling ($42,240)17910483911-$314,0016
83Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Long Hot Summer ($130,500)1135852371$308,4029
84Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
Russian Jewel ($80,775)1961127329-$299,4496
85Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Tower of Texas ($65,947)1467162810-$297,8496
86Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
Here's Johnny ($60,000)783722791$292,98120
87Footstepsinthesand (GB)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Living The Life (IRE) ($288,000)941311$291,8508
88Peppered Cat  
Tabasco Cat, 2000
Pepper Crown ($67,583)2191208-$289,73052
89Mr. Greeley  
Gone West, 1992
Sachem Spirit ($52,482)101412348-$287,28813
90Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Theogony ($66,453)1317411246-$286,2395
91Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Sisterly Love ($105,406)893842362$284,73418
92Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Call to Congrats ($60,000)173835356-$284,1717
93Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put It Forward ($84,800)155812238-$283,74011
94Cindago  
Indian Charlie, 2003
Wake Up Nick ($142,500)391912051$279,03933
95Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
Less Than Perfect ($91,378)1095122471$276,01617
96Empire Maker  
Unbridled, 2000
Frivolous ($65,100)133654287-$275,4957
97Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Cosmic Emergency ($51,750)143845327-$275,0026
98Bold n' Flashy  
Bold Ruckus, 1989
Paso Doble ($177,808)23731621$274,08652
99Thewayyouare  
Kingmambo, 2005
Toast of New York ($200,000)2811-62-$273,38214
100Bear's Kid  
Lemon Drop Kid, 2003
Asserting Bear ($188,060)631621$272,81794
101Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Sabbatical ($34,800)1798211375-$272,1294
102Perfect Soul (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Large Scale ($39,730)9027-327-$270,14025
103Rockport Harbor  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Tattaglia ($35,725)171895399-$268,5907
104Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Steel Dust Dancer ($59,393)154725357-$263,6005
105Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Turnover ($69,000)102496237-$261,7489
106Lion Heart  
Tale of the Cat, 2001
Heart Stopper ($56,015)1408363011-$259,9827
107Belong to Me  
Danzig, 1989
My Option ($99,167)693321551$253,01420
108Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($116,975)26912041$252,73352
109Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Flashdance Road ($41,362)3321-2111-$250,99251
110Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
Supermonic ($51,800)109483308-$250,71813
111Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Mizzilli ($46,150)128535326-$250,4997
112Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Lindz Winz ($42,900)45231247-$249,04423
113Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Lady Go Go ($38,434)141706379-$248,3027
114Kela  
Numerous, 1998
Beast of Bourbon ($62,105)61302147-$240,07023
115Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Wrightwood ($45,000)117522245-$238,7525
116Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($135,807)572411131$237,86124
117Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Apple of My Eye ($42,700)110541278-$236,12914
118Trajectory  
Gone West, 1997
Marten Lake ($58,138)4629-233-$234,84033
119Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Cardiac ($67,500)44202247-$231,27829
120In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Puntrooskie ($88,047)51201431$228,15227
121Old Topper  
Gilded Time, 1995
Ain't No Other ($48,080)71361216-$227,34821
122Graeme Hall  
Dehere, 1997
Old Toy ($33,875)113702179-$226,6069
123Fort Prado  
El Prado, 2001
Fort Aiken ($48,480)3513-298-$224,93343
124Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
R U Watchingbud ($97,659)115-114-$224,16992
125Badge of Silver  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Jose Sea View ($42,168)85413228-$223,69115
126Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Majestic Presence ($54,000)133633258-$223,3647
127Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Fashioned Lady ($45,250)59323165-$221,79811
128Kipling  
Gulch, 1996
Seeyouatthedisco ($86,770)92451197-$220,04619
129Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Admiring Glance ($49,450)166999306-$220,0416
130Sun King  
Charismatic, 2002
Sunny Suprise ($35,975)10747-2811-$218,71521
131Chapel Royal  
Montbrook, 2001
Dolly Peach ($41,228)11456-278-$218,28514
132Grand Reward  
Storm Cat, 2001
Avanzare ($89,100)693621561$216,66411
133El Prado (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1989
Spring Reason ($61,560)3215-135-$215,60529
134Sought After  
Seeking the Gold, 2000
Masochistic ($106,260)2461124-$215,55957
135Officer  
Bertrando, 1999
Seeking the Sherif ($47,100)122784226-$213,4327
136Silver Train  
Old Trieste, 2002
Anfield Park ($61,344)124681216-$213,2909
137Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
The Gray Hound ($33,436)166793267-$212,9787
138Weather Warning  
Storm Cat, 2004
Weather Bill ($52,448)4016-222-$211,64150
139Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Run to the Bank ($76,538)39181166-$211,12035
140Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebellion On Tap ($63,621)149194-$209,03951
141Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Galina Point ($58,718)249-144-$208,63457
142Consolidator  
Storm Cat, 2002
Aunt Els ($105,003)70371126-$205,15018
143Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Yard Line ($46,200)138683237-$197,2506
144Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Mr. Honey Badger ($32,650)74382217-$194,72010
145Marcavelly  
Johannesburg, 2004
Quidi Vidi ($110,477)25131142-$194,57641
146Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Prime Issue ($64,612)4121-248-$194,47044
147Corinthian  
Pulpit, 2003
Charlie's Wisdom ($39,703)183781434-$192,0908
148Harlington  
Unbridled, 2002
Impetuous Act ($60,026)56372134-$191,34913
149Tethra  
Cure the Blues, 1992
Machito ($100,495)63-53-$190,94396
150Posse  
Silver Deputy, 2000
Stolen Posse ($26,900)133755258-$188,2417