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 June 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 ($68,341)10231-7018-$723,17068
2Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Rob the Cradle ($99,489)10325173131$685,29564
3Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($143,259)6929140181$668,68067
4Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
French Romance ($92,796)4919338112$532,28365
5Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Nolangrant'skitten ($282,000)1936673371$420,31310
6Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Trend ($258,791)601133541$387,85847
7Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($161,713)15270424101$356,26710
8Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Big Daddy Bill ($57,600)712713671$344,00843
9City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Valiant City ($41,164)2078873510-$338,2937
10Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($99,201)461213591$321,23372
11Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Lady Scatterley ($94,000)1847262281$308,1817
12Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($39,762)6831-2612-$294,76550
13Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Thinking of Girls ($152,968)1245751761$287,3418
14Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($27,370)1264014818-$286,5164
15Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($37,408)4010-317-$273,51175
16Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($28,272)1144313416-$272,05719
17Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Long Legacy ($180,000)108504831$239,9088
18Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Private Reserve ($42,648)2110-177-$227,19585
19Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Rusted Through ($73,548)2614-126-$225,82062
20Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Circle Unbroken ($56,200)12448123101$220,03013
21Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
C J's Prize ($79,800)1074911761$217,90313
22Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Where's Dominic ($40,785)11053-1811-$207,04811
23Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Beyond Smart ($64,290)1315331341$206,7775
24Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Hittheroadrunning ($28,105)884042811-$205,4459
25Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tainted Paint ($85,405)461821262$204,79627
26Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Nahem ($61,828)39191158-$203,77432
27Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Che Che ($51,246)3314-176-$190,82642
28Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($37,237)156532237-$181,7427
29Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
County Corrections ($73,950)1225931961$180,5817
30Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($53,305)47213217-$175,27416
31Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Bobby ($42,030)147361316-$172,6968
32Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($26,920)6933-2311-$171,87022
33Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
M One ($70,209)208805196-$171,8524
34Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Saratoga Boy ($68,199)195-164-$165,29391
35Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put to the Test ($118,493)823611741$163,05714
36Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Really Stormy ($38,930)122401255-$156,17810
37Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Northern Hammer ($58,324)119479145-$155,4973
38U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Open Range ($31,310)10935-2510-$152,95416
39Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Wish Keeper ($27,600)147553249-$152,1594
40Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Amanda Renee ($78,243)952921751$149,04512
41Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Don't Get Even ($58,431)1295412261$147,46811
42Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Candy for Debbie ($28,830)20089102761$146,8673
43Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Spud Spivens ($46,480)30111105-$144,20237
44Run Away and Hide  
City Zip, 2006
Are You Kidding Me ($92,124)54163622$142,77922
45Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Brother Pat ($46,620)129431187-$142,5755
46Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Joy Seeker ($50,714)35111154-$141,34127
47Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Bonita's Gift ($43,500)61231134-$141,14918
48Don'tsellmeshort  
Benchmark, 2001
No Ez Money ($34,060)4419-176-$138,47044
49Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Trappers Magic ($74,800)72-52-$137,42098
50Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Brooklyn Legend ($26,000)196835225-$137,3543
51Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Rascality ($34,518)1516822071$136,6985
52Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Safety Valve ($28,200)121462226-$136,6235
53Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Lighthouse Sound ($21,860)13752-266-$136,3647
54Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Game Ball ($39,362)147504266-$134,7826
55Bold Executive  
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Cusack ($66,859)287-131-$134,00559
56Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($88,251)94-81-$132,39454
57Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Runaway Dan ($49,092)78291186-$131,97218
58Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Nevrmesswithrichie ($42,196)43212115-$130,95617
59Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Heroically ($26,500)184676334-$130,1023
60Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Bold Curlin ($31,189)136605195-$128,2272
61Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($47,605)306-203-$127,21460
62Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
October Song ($29,793)93381206-$127,2006
63Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Arch Kisser ($32,800)74292185-$126,69411
64Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Lucky Melissa ($43,156)286-171-$126,68762
65English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Eye of the World ($33,900)104343235-$124,7358
66Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
New York Holiday ($13,000)199824327-$122,7224
67Leonnatus Anteas  
Stormy Atlantic, 2004
Athenian Guard ($21,969)226-173-$121,37561
68Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($47,073)3312185-$120,99319
69Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Grand Old Game ($70,462)943521721$117,12711
70Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
He'saruler ($37,435)3710-223-$116,75651
71Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear's Romeo ($59,198)17511121$115,51963
72Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tapanna ($40,000)1987911165-$114,5301
73Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Bowdrie ($89,723)55202621$114,39915
74Red Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Perfect Puma ($109,995)32101611$114,12318
75Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($75,373)70281521$113,64812
76Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Gunyon ($40,245)208-145-$113,64147
77McCann's Mojave  
Memo, 2000
Wings of Mojave ($29,120)3815-156-$111,39037
78Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Bluegrass Annie ($30,000)883531241$107,8398
79More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Class Ready ($37,939)137535192-$106,7993
80Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Grayden ($53,100)28142114-$106,66814
81Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Ange Grise ($47,415)105432204-$104,8897
82Stormin Fever  
Storm Cat, 1994
Van Lier ($25,182)4619-115-$104,51623
83Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Bella Muchacha ($37,085)96341185-$102,3987
84Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($33,800)319-166-$102,20447
85Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Silent Hill ($21,246)3810-202-$101,94835
86Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
Sourdough Sam ($24,336)5521-155-$101,88815
87Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Utopian ($17,085)8933-209-$100,66612
88Many Rivers  
Storm Cat, 2005
Flying Tee ($35,533)125-74-$100,01285
89Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
Unbridled Fire ($19,200)79372137-$99,61411
90Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Romancemediscretly ($21,780)119454214-$98,7805
91Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
No Silent ($20,866)4010-143-$97,83427
92Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Limestone ($37,242)762911831$97,65810
93Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Franklin County ($24,585)83301196-$97,62614
94Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($15,275)137592177-$96,6244
95Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Close to the Edge ($32,025)131512145-$95,2445
96Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Stroll With Me ($30,585)65251164-$95,10411
97Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Breaking Lucky ($36,850)8737193-$94,9776
98Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
Strawbridge ($24,882)88486115-$93,3664
99Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
Aprettyunderstudy ($56,522)532541241$93,13811
100Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Wish to Opine ($25,715)51201176-$91,61114
101Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Classy Al ($20,800)13453-184-$91,5775
102Not Bourbon  
Not Impossible, 2005
Blow Over ($22,458)279-153-$91,57638
103Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Citizen John ($43,642)109422172-$90,1406
104Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Ezio ($28,830)722711351$89,5074
105El Corredor  
Mr. Greeley, 1997
Awfully Sinful ($21,723)6123-156-$88,49316
106Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Inazuma ($21,085)113522165-$87,5115
107Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Charming Starlet ($41,460)122-92-$87,09761
108Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Miss Forty Niner ($21,987)99454134-$87,0394
109Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($14,128)75383124-$85,5945
110Street Hero  
Street Cry, 2006
Stylish in Black ($60,000)47211721$85,40814
111Singing Saint  
El Prado, 2004
Mighty Aggie ($52,987)2051113-$85,31437
112Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Heywoods ($26,638)115353152-$84,9253
113Sky Conqueror  
Sky Classic, 2002
Playmetheblues ($24,442)113-93-$84,86886
114Skimming  
Nureyev, 1996
Mah Gellin ($63,258)198122-$84,70832
115Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Big Brown Brookski ($24,538)102462163-$84,2485
116Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
World Record ($25,983)109453174-$83,8714
117Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Arkle Park ($20,400)75381157-$83,8638
118Southern Image  
Halo's Image, 2000
Big Man in Black ($25,578)58301154-$83,79211
119Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebellion On Tap ($40,607)244-151-$83,62665
120Master Command  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Porter Central ($71,022)2713-52-$81,94726
121War Cry  
Unbridled, 2002
Warbred ($25,338)245-144-$81,33681
122Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Reigning Catfish ($38,260)145575195-$81,3053
123Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($30,090)10433-184-$81,2296
124Peppered Cat  
Tabasco Cat, 2000
China Prince ($18,105)257-193-$81,16142
125Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
I'll Show Them ($39,000)7027-113-$80,9477
126Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Cabbage ($20,930)59241143-$80,7138
127Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Elusive Plains ($47,442)9336-151-$80,6594
128Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Funny Bunny ($39,810)7839-113-$80,0308
129Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
High Stakes ($20,400)92402155-$79,9095
130Desert Code  
E Dubai, 2004
Diamond Man ($21,060)3514-145-$79,87122
131Haynesfield  
Speightstown, 2006
Brerry ($58,710)52202921$79,60211
132Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Bossy Babe ($17,475)106362155-$78,8323
133Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
My Boy Chisum ($39,240)83324142-$76,6666
134Footstepsinthesand (GB)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Sunset Knoll (IRE) ($60,000)552321$75,3803
135Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Snickerboxer ($72,056)77271611$75,3207
136Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
R Fast Cat ($28,958)175732194-$74,9363
137Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
River Lemon ($11,400)147605214-$74,6002
138Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Meloveda ($25,800)110391164-$74,5816
139Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Granny's Drink ($12,984)8541-175-$74,5168
140Bold Chieftain  
Chief Seattle, 2003
Miss Veeto ($24,891)94-73-$74,06356
141Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Grecian Lady ($30,000)55284731$74,0085
142Lucky J. H.  
Cee's Tizzy, 2002
A Little Luckier ($23,020)279-124-$73,18433
143Showing Up  
Strategic Mission, 2003
Showmethetouch ($17,894)208-134-$72,93952
144Gotham City  
Saint Ballado, 1998
Melanie Rose ($22,308)133-103-$72,34891
145Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
What a Wildcat ($17,650)166711165-$71,6353
146Spaniard  
Candy Ride, 2006
Lyla Lorraine ($50,219)92-81-$70,05473
147Bushwacker  
Outflanker, 2002
Tupelo Cush ($48,325)237-71-$69,38832
148Cosmonaut  
Lemon Drop Kid, 2002
Fell From Grace ($57,660)29101221$69,36018
149Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Gift of Sense ($16,800)137523103-$68,7703
150Bob and John  
Seeking the Gold, 2003
Bobbylouie ($27,190)41161112-$68,65911