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 July 29, 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 ($92,126)11140178241$1,085,64871
2Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Rob the Cradle ($106,427)11541384222$998,84560
3Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
French Romance ($227,190)5427344172$853,42157
4Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($143,259)7937145191$763,46163
5Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Dean's Ticket ($477,550)661811111$490,90937
6Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($78,250)4118-3211-$482,37468
7Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($111,543)5316239122$478,19272
8Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Big Daddy Bill ($58,266)743013791$471,36846
9Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Nolangrant'skitten ($282,000)2087573781$470,1688
10Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Trend ($279,881)651733861$461,65541
11Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($169,457)16186429121$453,00110
12City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Valiant City ($41,164)2239993711-$357,9326
13Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Lady Scatterley ($94,000)1998482581$337,6876
14Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Private Reserve ($70,442)2512-208-$314,94882
15Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Thinking of Girls ($152,968)1326061861$301,3007
16Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Where's Dominic ($77,882)12360220121$296,30812
17Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Bobby ($42,030)1614823711-$294,76811
18Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($39,762)7435-2612-$294,76543
19Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Dynamic Strike ($64,290)1436561552$291,9586
20Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($27,370)1334914818-$289,0964
21Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Wish Keeper ($88,441)1616663011-$274,0146
22Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
C J's Prize ($79,800)1185512291$272,38913
23Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($28,272)1225133416-$272,05715
24Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($203,286)1161821$255,91464
25Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Long Legacy ($180,000)116564831$249,2587
26Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
No Silent ($88,609)471411761$248,94541
27Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put to the Test ($175,928)924312051$239,47516
28Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Rusted Through ($73,548)2718-136-$236,23554
29Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Circle Unbroken ($56,200)13053125101$235,58810
30Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
M One ($77,953)226936217-$224,3584
31Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Nahem ($61,828)43221158-$215,72629
32Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Saratoga Boy ($70,974)259-216-$213,72371
33Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tainted Paint ($89,240)662521462$212,81520
34Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($90,128)39132851$210,40923
35Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
He'saruler ($74,427)4215-236-$207,75353
36Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Really Stormy ($38,930)135512278-$207,07010
37Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Heroically ($26,500)202756407-$206,3864
38Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Hittheroadrunning ($28,105)934442811-$205,4458
39Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($40,560)172692267-$202,8787
40Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Bonita's Gift ($55,415)66281176-$202,13121
41Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Brother Pat ($46,620)134561219-$193,2865
42Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Candy for Debbie ($31,730)213101113071$192,1313
43Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Che Che ($51,246)3318-176-$190,82637
44Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Tiz for Tat ($73,950)1346642361$188,7207
45Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Rascality ($56,666)1608332181$184,5056
46Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Brooklyn Legend ($26,000)2061005267-$181,3263
47Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Northern Hammer ($58,324)128529155-$176,8613
48Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Silent Hill ($21,246)4116-235-$176,17541
49Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($53,305)50233217-$175,27414
50Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($26,920)7236-2311-$173,48619
51Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Meloveda ($57,600)1134932071$172,5969
52U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Open Range ($31,617)12342-2710-$172,26414
53Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Safety Valve ($29,650)132523227-$171,0445
54Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tapanna ($40,000)2148715236-$170,3751
55Leonnatus Anteas  
Stormy Atlantic, 2004
Athenian Guard ($29,823)288-214-$165,31456
56Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Lighthouse Sound ($29,607)144621296-$164,2197
57Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
October Song ($40,170)99431217-$164,0207
58Bold Executive  
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Cusack ($67,169)3210-153-$162,10855
59Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Nevrmesswithrichie ($42,196)45242126-$161,50217
60Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Don't Get Even ($58,431)1406312361$159,8889
61Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Game Ball ($39,362)158586276-$159,0556
62Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Romancemediscretly ($49,500)127524226-$158,9427
63Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Cactus Son ($89,723)58283841$158,25316
64Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($47,605)3212-224-$156,74041
65Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($45,016)149643208-$155,9296
66Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Limestone ($38,952)824121971$155,23811
67Run Away and Hide  
City Zip, 2006
Are You Kidding Me ($92,124)60203922$155,20418
68Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
New York Holiday ($18,050)226955368-$154,4064
69Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Lucky Melissa ($45,749)319-181-$152,98855
70Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Grand Old Game ($70,462)1004321721$152,53613
71Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Amanda Renee ($78,243)1023831851$150,7969
72English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Eye of the World ($40,755)119443256-$150,1957
73In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Puntrooskie ($105,291)874121061$149,50711
74Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Runaway Dan ($49,092)85391207-$148,63416
75Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Arch Kisser ($32,800)83392196-$147,53210
76Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Spud Spivens ($46,480)31152115-$144,80226
77Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Bold Curlin ($31,189)148676205-$144,4682
78Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Joy Seeker ($50,714)38131154-$143,68524
79Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Bella Muchacha ($51,004)110471236-$139,2487
80Don'tsellmeshort  
Benchmark, 2001
No Ez Money ($34,060)4820-176-$138,47037
81Bold n' Flashy  
Bold Ruckus, 1989
Dr. Harkness ($55,494)2010-124-$137,80368
82Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Trappers Magic ($74,800)72152-$137,42073
83More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Class Ready ($37,939)146645203-$136,9293
84Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear's Romeo ($59,198)22511521$131,94853
85Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Ange Grise ($47,415)116562246-$131,3287
86Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($87,941)71321621$131,13511
87Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($32,437)82444136-$129,3396
88Alphabet Soup  
Cozzene, 1991
Big Cup of Soup ($40,375)4817-133-$128,57631
89Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
I'll Show Them ($39,000)80351135-$125,6378
90Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Snickerboxer ($72,056)105391931$125,3019
91Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Granny's Drink ($35,360)9450-187-$124,05610
92Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Breaking Lucky ($64,703)100431103-$123,8386
93Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Utopian ($19,900)9440-2010-$122,26612
94Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
Strawbridge ($24,882)96576127-$120,9004
95Wilko  
Awesome Again, 2002
Radicchio ($86,522)462011431$120,75025
96Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebellion On Tap ($52,430)267-172-$119,70158
97Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Heywoods ($27,488)126465184-$119,6203
98Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
What a Wildcat ($20,600)181852175-$119,5754
99Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Numbers Gal ($75,000)1426521021$118,4644
100Red Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Perfect Puma ($109,995)38141711$117,83013
101War Cry  
Unbridled, 2002
Warbred ($27,457)269-155-$116,40673
102Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
R Fast Cat ($28,958)183862224-$114,5734
103Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Gunyon ($40,245)2110-145-$113,64139
104Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Smart and Sensible ($39,365)143604135-$113,1653
105Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Ezio ($28,830)793321451$112,7554
106Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
Sourdough Sam ($30,600)5623-155-$112,08815
107Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Arkle Park ($29,800)82421167-$111,8049
108Not Bourbon  
Not Impossible, 2005
Blow Over ($28,502)28101153-$111,76832
109McCann's Mojave  
Memo, 2000
Wings of Mojave ($29,120)4019-156-$111,39032
110Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Grayden ($53,100)28172114-$110,46811
111Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Bluegrass Annie ($30,000)944341341$110,0896
112Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Oh My Todd ($24,200)130502197-$110,0546
113Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Wish to Opine ($25,715)52251197-$109,22414
114Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($30,090)10742-187-$108,8497
115Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Franklin County ($24,585)88351206-$108,76612
116Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
Unbridled Fire ($19,200)85442137-$107,26410
117Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
My Boy Chisum ($53,640)96364153-$107,0717
118Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
High Stakes ($20,400)97463195-$106,9016
119Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
River Lemon ($41,480)158735245-$106,6932
120Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Close to the Edge ($32,025)142562155-$106,2405
121Stormin Fever  
Storm Cat, 1994
Van Lier ($25,182)4720-115-$105,01619
122Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Reigning Catfish ($38,260)157715236-$104,3264
123Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
Aprettyunderstudy ($56,522)572841441$104,06510
124Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Bossy Babe ($22,359)117442165-$103,2314
125Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($33,800)37121166-$102,20432
126Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Citizen John ($51,251)117552182-$100,3265
127El Corredor  
Mr. Greeley, 1997
Awfully Sinful ($21,723)6732-166-$100,07313
128Many Rivers  
Storm Cat, 2005
Flying Tee ($35,533)155-74-$100,01277
129Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Stroll With Me ($30,585)69321184-$99,9549
130Singing Saint  
El Prado, 2004
Mighty Aggie ($58,747)2351163-$99,49336
131Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Big Brown Brookski ($25,945)117502184-$99,1655
132Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Classy Al ($20,800)13766-194-$99,0974
133Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Abra ($53,390)9940-172-$98,9874
134Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
A Single Man ($35,040)140569144-$97,3802
135Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Firey Diamond ($43,840)6529193-$97,3057
136Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Inazuma ($21,570)121592185-$96,7665
137Master Command  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Porter Central ($74,498)2815-52-$93,47326
138Fort Prado  
El Prado, 2001
Fort Prada ($22,000)5619-196-$93,45019
139Perfect Soul (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Perfect Tay ($58,695)5516-152-$92,99023
140Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Articulate ($39,810)8250-124-$92,3057
141Sky Conqueror  
Sky Classic, 2002
Playmetheblues ($24,442)144-113-$91,96458
142Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Brother Stuart ($21,104)11040-186-$91,5875
143Three Hour Nap  
Afternoon Deelites, 2002
Superstar Leo ($27,228)116-93-$91,10145
144Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Miss Forty Niner ($21,987)118554154-$91,0893
145High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
Cotton Pickin ($19,065)133482194-$91,0396
146Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Grecian Lady ($30,000)64365731$89,5484
147Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
World Record ($27,343)116524194-$89,3114
148North Light (IRE)  
Danehill, 2001
Red Lite Nite ($22,567)3391143-$88,59127
149Eddington  
Unbridled, 2001
Eddie Set Go ($25,240)6027-154-$88,34212
150Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Traiteuse ($37,120)111461172-$88,1224