2016 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 25, 2016. The heading "AW" refers to all-weather (synthetic) surfaces.

All SurfacesAll-Weather
#StallionChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
'16 Earnings(%)
1Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
Adjala Angel ($100,784)12654294322$1,653,88268
2Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Rob the Cradle ($130,794)12362392322$1,441,62958
3Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
French Romance ($308,924)5932347192$1,160,00759
4Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($162,344)8746150221$996,15961
5Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Big Daddy Bill ($96,452)8042344173$781,66149
6Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($169,457)183102635172$762,91213
7Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($115,789)7128252192$696,05959
8Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($129,754)4322-3513-$664,25466
9Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Trend ($286,810)7026342101$581,05040
10Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Cozy Kitten ($282,000)242961044101$520,7717
11Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Dean's Ticket ($477,550)912521721$510,47525
12City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Pyro City ($123,374)2421291244131$507,8576
13Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
No Silent ($180,217)601923191$488,63546
14Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Meloveda ($297,600)1186332191$462,07216
15Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Where's Dominic ($147,092)14174325141$442,80713
16Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Private Reserve ($85,710)2917-2410-$430,35875
17Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Thinking of Girls ($152,968)16275624101$423,9487
18Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
C J's Prize ($99,800)12972325141$421,98715
19Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Thomas Hill ($94,000)234104112891$399,8345
20Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Cheyenne Pass ($107,295)1567181772$393,1446
21Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Wish Keeper ($88,441)17585736141$392,9837
22Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($32,870)1526625522-$362,5664
23Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Bobby ($42,030)1826134012-$357,38010
24Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($45,102)8440-3413-$348,10539
25Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Venture Capital ($77,946)1276212911-$342,84412
26Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tainted Paint ($180,656)813351662$326,92919
27Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
M One ($141,192)25710882371$321,6924
28Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Saratoga Boy ($90,059)2813-248-$316,61369
29Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Game Ball ($82,940)18079833101$314,7878
30Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
He'saruler ($85,047)4523-2310-$311,12356
31Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Rusted Through ($93,153)31191176-$305,39743
32Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Circle Unbroken ($56,200)14368428141$303,2519
33Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($28,272)1356334117-$302,47212
34Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Lighthouse Sound ($60,567)1597813412-$302,0469
35Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Silent Hill ($34,594)4520-288-$300,75141
36Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Heroically ($39,800)2299810419-$297,0704
37Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Really Stormy ($42,440)1486723410-$294,82811
38Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($54,100)201944329-$290,8587
39Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Rascality ($115,499)176102425101$286,6877
40Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put to the Test ($175,928)1055212381$286,37614
41Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Cactus Son ($109,528)69344952$281,84422
42Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Long Legacy ($180,000)1306951041$280,3756
43Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($203,286)1181831$274,14442
44Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Lucky Melissa ($57,535)3212-193-$274,04554
45Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Northern Hammer ($58,324)146619187-$273,3503
46Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Little B Rosson ($42,690)1014912511-$266,1558
47Run Away and Hide  
City Zip, 2006
Are You Kidding Me ($183,474)722931332$264,96020
48Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tapanna ($40,000)24711118268-$247,9792
49Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Bonita's Gift ($55,723)76341186-$246,09820
50English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Eye of the World ($52,200)136635288-$242,6877
51Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Brother Pat ($64,020)147721239-$241,7866
52U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Open Range ($44,906)13358-3112-$240,76114
53Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Tiz for Tat ($73,950)1527242981$237,4687
54Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebellion On Tap ($87,892)2611-194-$236,46058
55Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Nevrmesswithrichie ($47,174)47312139-$235,87020
56Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Brooklyn Legend ($37,200)2331196288-$230,3413
57Leonnatus Anteas  
Stormy Atlantic, 2004
Athenian Guard ($36,961)3211-255-$225,77353
58Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Nahem ($62,582)44232158-$224,04527
59Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Spring Action ($110,886)1124942251$222,91011
60Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
New York Holiday ($26,450)27612564410-$222,4474
61Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear's Romeo ($59,198)251011861$221,61459
62Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Breaking Lucky ($147,550)1125551141$219,4407
63Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Grand Old Game ($70,462)1065421751$218,60214
64Bold Executive  
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Cusack ($68,421)3215-184-$218,22252
65Wilko  
Awesome Again, 2002
Radicchio ($165,022)502511441$217,26431
66Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($90,128)521931251$216,50314
67Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($45,016)1727632510-$216,4236
68Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Hittheroadrunning ($29,530)1004753011-$214,5537
69In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Puntrooskie ($120,619)984931481$207,87011
70Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Limestone ($41,780)8852321101$207,64011
71Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Candy for Debbie ($32,455)238128103671$207,6162
72Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($59,162)100596197-$207,2687
73Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Che Che ($56,394)33231187-$204,32428
74Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
What a Wildcat ($24,975)2051203218-$204,2684
75Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($47,605)36161256-$204,07739
76Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Runaway Dan ($71,796)96542208-$204,00715
77Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Numbers Gal ($75,000)1578121451$197,3555
78Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($53,755)59323238-$197,31312
79Bold n' Flashy  
Bold Ruckus, 1989
Dr. Harkness ($58,352)2613-176-$194,52867
80Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Don't Get Even ($61,199)1488112961$190,2108
81Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Safety Valve ($30,650)146593237-$190,0255
82Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
High Stakes ($42,835)105545239-$189,7097
83Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Joy Seeker ($50,714)49171207-$188,07723
84Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Romancemediscretly ($49,804)139684267-$187,4387
85Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Amanda Renee ($89,378)1054832361$187,0688
86Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Franklin County ($37,998)91422218-$186,35913
87Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Arkle Park ($39,570)93501189-$185,50111
88Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Ange Grise ($47,719)128682317-$185,3178
89Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Oh My Todd ($37,194)150724259-$184,9327
90Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($26,920)8041-2611-$184,03916
91High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
Cotton Pickin ($26,450)152713238-$183,9948
92Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
My Boy Chisum ($90,540)108476165-$183,6489
93Alphabet Soup  
Cozzene, 1991
Taylors Point ($40,982)5520-144-$182,56730
94Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Gwendoline H ($32,800)97483227-$180,4569
95Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Classy Al ($49,689)149691255-$180,2486
96North Light (IRE)  
Danehill, 2001
Red Lite Nite ($44,712)33141146-$180,21138
97War Cry  
Unbridled, 2002
Bold Cry ($37,322)2814-186-$179,15166
98Silver Train  
Old Trieste, 2002
Jamraa ($111,740)944611041$177,19910
99First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Sky Alert ($70,387)874911071$173,2709
100Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Bail Bondsman ($38,400)174835277-$172,6895
101Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($91,773)80361631$172,64412
102Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
I'll Show Them ($44,440)88442145-$170,5759
103Kitalpha  
Mr. Prospector, 1999
Alpha Kitalpha ($26,952)703331610-$170,11115
104Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Ezio ($28,830)874531991$169,1675
105Not Bourbon  
Not Impossible, 2005
Blow Over ($59,038)32141203-$166,81730
106Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Bold Curlin ($31,189)160859225-$165,8572
107Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Bossy Babe ($27,890)134644219-$165,2584
108Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Citizen John ($96,720)142692233-$164,7276
109Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Heywoods ($36,550)145566225-$164,4503
110Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Grecian Lady ($38,903)78466961$162,1115
111Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Spud Spivens ($46,480)33172127-$161,42220
112Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Snickerboxer ($72,056)1346031231$160,7246
113Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($35,975)11254-198-$159,2138
114Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
A Single Man ($44,622)1718111196-$157,4932
115Eddington  
Unbridled, 2001
Eddie Set Go ($38,700)66332195-$156,89215
116Footstepsinthesand (GB)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Sunset Knoll (IRE) ($140,000)653321$155,3804
117Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Close to the Edge ($39,150)154662185-$152,5915
118More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Class Ready ($38,243)163776223-$151,6113
119El Corredor  
Mr. Greeley, 1997
Awfully Sinful ($30,175)69411177-$148,85513
120Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Abra ($53,390)10947-202-$148,7005
121Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Articulate ($57,210)91542156-$148,5057
122Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Brother Stuart ($43,850)127511196-$146,4245
123Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
R Fast Cat ($32,288)1951075256-$146,4073
124Don'tsellmeshort  
Benchmark, 2001
No Ez Money ($34,060)4922-186-$145,67029
125Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Granny's Drink ($35,780)12063-248-$144,9328
126Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Utopian ($21,325)9946-2111-$144,47111
127Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Trappers Magic ($74,800)72152-$144,44072
128Sardegna  
Danzig, 2002
Dash of Dazzle ($64,346)179-54-$143,09865
129Not For Love  
Mr. Prospector, 1990
Barrel of Love ($106,100)90453721$142,1157
130Haynesfield  
Speightstown, 2006
Black Hawk County ($58,710)723131451$140,03011
131Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
Strawbridge ($30,322)105677138-$137,3833
132Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
Egyptian Empire ($90,400)118626124-$136,6703
133Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Smart and Sensible ($40,090)150714165-$134,7043
134Perfect Soul (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Perfect Tay ($62,686)5721-163-$133,49422
135Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Firey Diamond ($51,380)83353144-$132,5357
136Three Hour Nap  
Afternoon Deelites, 2002
Superstar Leo ($41,858)126-103-$130,45549
137Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
Aprettyunderstudy ($56,522)613541551$129,52010
138McCann's Mojave  
Memo, 2000
Wings of Mojave ($30,620)4421-167-$129,30928
139Red Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Perfect Puma ($109,995)42192911$129,11611
140Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
Unbridled Fire ($24,200)92522138-$128,5849
141Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Stroll With Me ($30,585)76391224-$128,3969
142Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Gunyon ($40,245)2413-177-$128,12633
143Shackleford  
Forestry, 2008
Oxblood ($76,200)3391631$127,55339
144Singing Saint  
El Prado, 2004
Mighty Aggie ($58,747)2791203-$126,94536
145Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
Sourdough Sam ($34,425)5828-156-$126,65014
146Sky Conqueror  
Sky Classic, 2002
Playmetheblues ($24,747)167-144-$126,26548
147Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Preordained ($24,225)94472225-$126,2276
148Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Fine ($43,890)207100102451$125,5212
149Master Command  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Porter Central ($97,370)2816-52-$124,99527
150Fort Prado  
El Prado, 2001
Full Metal ($22,700)60271237-$124,65416