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 24, 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)11138178231$1,054,16271
2Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Rob the Cradle ($106,427)11440283201$912,17259
3Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
French Romance ($227,190)5327342172$844,99467
4Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($143,259)7736144191$760,50864
5Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Dean's Ticket ($477,550)661811111$490,90939
6Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Nolangrant'skitten ($282,000)2067573681$469,9689
7Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Big Daddy Bill ($58,266)743013791$465,54346
8Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($101,118)5316239122$461,57072
9Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Trend ($279,881)651533861$456,62741
10Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($78,250)4017-3210-$441,42470
11Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($169,457)16085429111$415,96110
12City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Valiant City ($41,164)2239993711-$356,2826
13Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Lady Scatterley ($94,000)1998272581$331,9936
14Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Thinking of Girls ($152,968)1316061861$300,3777
15Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Where's Dominic ($77,882)12158220121$296,10813
16Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($39,762)7334-2612-$294,76544
17Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Private Reserve ($70,442)2511-207-$294,38284
18Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Dynamic Strike ($64,290)1426561552$291,9586
19Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($27,370)1314914818-$289,0964
20Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Bobby ($42,030)1594523610-$278,36811
21Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($28,272)1204923416-$272,05716
22Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Wish Keeper ($88,441)1596552911-$270,3946
23Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
C J's Prize ($79,800)1165412081$259,42113
24Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($203,286)1061821$251,57264
25Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
No Silent ($88,609)461411761$248,94542
26Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Long Legacy ($180,000)115564831$246,3087
27Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Rusted Through ($73,548)2718-136-$235,66254
28Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Circle Unbroken ($56,200)13053125101$235,58810
29Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put to the Test ($175,928)924211941$233,29216
30Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
M One ($77,953)224926207-$223,9534
31Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Nahem ($61,828)42221158-$215,72629
32Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tainted Paint ($89,240)632521462$212,81520
33Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($90,128)39132851$210,40924
34Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Hittheroadrunning ($28,105)934442811-$205,4458
35Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Really Stormy ($38,930)135501278-$203,16710
36Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($40,255)168652267-$202,5737
37Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Saratoga Boy ($70,974)248-205-$201,17370
38Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
He'saruler ($74,427)4214-235-$193,35352
39Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Candy for Debbie ($31,730)212100112971$191,9313
40Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Che Che ($51,246)3318-176-$190,82637
41Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Tiz for Tat ($73,950)1346642361$188,7207
42Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Brother Pat ($46,620)134541219-$187,6865
43Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Heroically ($26,500)201746396-$184,4693
44Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Brooklyn Legend ($26,000)2061005267-$181,3264
45Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Silent Hill ($21,246)4116-235-$175,87041
46Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Rascality ($56,666)1608132171$175,7056
47Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Northern Hammer ($58,324)128519155-$175,2773
48Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($53,305)49233217-$175,27414
49Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($26,920)7236-2311-$173,48619
50Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Meloveda ($57,600)1134832071$170,2969
51Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Safety Valve ($29,650)131523227-$169,8445
52Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Bonita's Gift ($43,500)63271175-$168,85119
53Leonnatus Anteas  
Stormy Atlantic, 2004
Athenian Guard ($29,823)288-214-$165,01157
54U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Open Range ($31,617)12041-2710-$164,58914
55Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tapanna ($40,000)2118514226-$164,1751
56Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
October Song ($40,170)99431217-$164,0207
57Bold Executive  
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Cusack ($67,169)3210-153-$162,10856
58Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Nevrmesswithrichie ($42,196)45242126-$160,80217
59Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Don't Get Even ($58,431)1406212361$159,8889
60Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Romancemediscretly ($49,500)126514226-$158,9428
61Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($47,605)3210-224-$156,74045
62Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Game Ball ($39,362)157586276-$156,1516
63Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($45,016)148633208-$155,9296
64Run Away and Hide  
City Zip, 2006
Are You Kidding Me ($92,124)59203922$155,20418
65Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Bowdrie ($89,723)58283741$153,90915
66Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Lighthouse Sound ($29,607)143621286-$151,6306
67Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Grand Old Game ($70,462)1004121721$150,33613
68Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Amanda Renee ($78,243)1023731851$150,0289
69Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Lucky Melissa ($45,749)319-181-$149,72755
70Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Limestone ($38,952)824021961$149,43811
71In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Puntrooskie ($105,291)87402961$148,22911
72Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Runaway Dan ($49,092)83381207-$147,43416
73Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Spud Spivens ($46,480)31152115-$144,60227
74Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Bold Curlin ($31,189)147676205-$144,4682
75English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Eye of the World ($40,755)117423255-$143,6957
76Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
New York Holiday ($13,000)223935368-$142,8164
77Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Joy Seeker ($50,714)38131154-$141,87424
78Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Arch Kisser ($32,800)82372195-$141,33210
79Don'tsellmeshort  
Benchmark, 2001
No Ez Money ($34,060)4820-176-$138,47038
80Bold n' Flashy  
Bold Ruckus, 1989
Dr. Harkness ($55,494)2010-124-$137,80370
81Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Trappers Magic ($74,800)72152-$137,42073
82More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Class Ready ($37,939)146635203-$135,2573
83Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear's Romeo ($59,198)22511521$131,94853
84Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($87,941)71321621$131,13511
85Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Bella Muchacha ($42,077)108461236-$129,2217
86Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($32,437)82444136-$129,0346
87Alphabet Soup  
Cozzene, 1991
Big Cup of Soup ($40,375)4817-133-$128,37632
88Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Snickerboxer ($72,056)104381931$125,3019
89Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Breaking Lucky ($64,703)100421103-$123,3386
90Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Utopian ($19,900)9340-2010-$122,06612
91Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Ange Grise ($47,415)115552235-$121,8487
92Wilko  
Awesome Again, 2002
Radicchio ($86,522)462011431$120,75025
93Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
Strawbridge ($24,882)96566127-$120,1034
94Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebellion On Tap ($52,430)257-152-$118,78659
95Red Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Perfect Puma ($109,995)38141711$117,83013
96Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
I'll Show Them ($39,000)80341135-$117,4378
97Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Numbers Gal ($75,000)1416521021$116,8444
98Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Granny's Drink ($28,080)9350-187-$116,77610
99War Cry  
Unbridled, 2002
Warbred ($27,457)269-155-$116,10373
100Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Gunyon ($40,245)2110-145-$113,64139
101Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Smart and Sensible ($39,365)142604135-$113,1653
102Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
Sourdough Sam ($30,600)5623-155-$112,08815
103Not Bourbon  
Not Impossible, 2005
Blow Over ($28,502)28101153-$111,76832
104Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Ezio ($28,830)783321451$111,6554
105Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Arkle Park ($29,800)82421167-$111,6049
106McCann's Mojave  
Memo, 2000
Wings of Mojave ($29,120)3919-156-$111,39032
107Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Grayden ($53,100)28172114-$110,46811
108Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Bluegrass Annie ($30,000)944241341$110,0897
109Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($30,090)10742-187-$108,8497
110Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
R Fast Cat ($28,958)183852224-$107,1734
111Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Franklin County ($24,585)88331206-$107,00613
112Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
River Lemon ($41,480)156725225-$106,6933
113Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Oh My Todd ($24,200)129492197-$106,6766
114Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
What a Wildcat ($20,600)180842175-$106,6653
115Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Close to the Edge ($32,025)140562155-$105,5655
116Stormin Fever  
Storm Cat, 1994
Van Lier ($25,182)4620-115-$105,01619
117Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Reigning Catfish ($38,260)155715236-$104,3264
118Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Heywoods ($27,488)125444163-$103,6103
119Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Wish to Opine ($25,715)52251187-$103,33613
120Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Bossy Babe ($22,359)114422165-$103,2314
121Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
Aprettyunderstudy ($56,522)572841441$103,08710
122Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($33,800)37111166-$102,20432
123Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
Unbridled Fire ($19,200)84442137-$100,0649
124Many Rivers  
Storm Cat, 2005
Flying Tee ($35,533)145-74-$100,01277
125Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Stroll With Me ($30,585)69321184-$99,9549
126Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
High Stakes ($20,400)97463185-$99,5295
127Singing Saint  
El Prado, 2004
Mighty Aggie ($58,747)2351163-$99,49336
128El Corredor  
Mr. Greeley, 1997
Awfully Sinful ($21,723)6732-156-$99,22313
129Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Classy Al ($20,800)13663-194-$99,0974
130Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Citizen John ($51,251)116552172-$99,0865
131Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
My Boy Chisum ($53,640)96344152-$99,0717
132Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Big Brown Brookski ($24,848)117502184-$98,0685
133Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Abra ($53,390)9840-162-$97,0874
134Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Firey Diamond ($43,840)6527193-$96,8857
135Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Inazuma ($21,570)120582185-$96,1665
136Master Command  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Porter Central ($74,498)2815-52-$91,87325
137Three Hour Nap  
Afternoon Deelites, 2002
Superstar Leo ($27,228)116-93-$91,10147
138Sky Conqueror  
Sky Classic, 2002
Playmetheblues ($24,442)144-113-$90,94061
139Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Articulate ($39,810)8248-124-$90,6057
140Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Miss Forty Niner ($21,987)115544144-$89,7393
141Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Brother Stuart ($21,104)10939-166-$89,3375
142Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
World Record ($27,343)115524194-$88,4064
143Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Grecian Lady ($30,000)63365731$88,3384
144Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Traiteuse ($37,120)110441172-$88,1224
145Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Charming Starlet ($41,460)132-92-$87,09758
146Teuflesberg  
Johannesburg, 2004
Devil's Blush ($57,500)2313-43-$85,86030
147Street Hero  
Street Cry, 2006
Stylish in Black ($60,000)50241721$85,40810
148Cosmonaut  
Lemon Drop Kid, 2002
Fell From Grace ($57,660)31111221$84,96017
149Skimming  
Nureyev, 1996
Mah Gellin ($63,258)2110122-$84,70828
150Southern Image  
Halo's Image, 2000
Big Man in Black ($25,578)62331154-$84,49210