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 May 28, 2016. The heading "AW" refers to all-weather (synthetic) surfaces.

All SurfacesAll-Weather
#StallionChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsSWrsRnrsWnrsSWrs'16 Earnings(%)
1Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
Sparrowhawk ($50,500)7719-5213-$449,15472
2Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($85,299)5523-3614-$447,58469
3Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Nolangrant'skitten ($282,000)1755662771$401,13612
4Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Rob the Cradle ($44,044)8719-619-$398,91957
5Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Ultimate Blue ($92,796)381022861$282,93961
6Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Lady Scatterley ($94,000)1646241881$282,31910
7City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Valiant City ($41,164)183676309-$266,4288
8Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($39,762)6625-2610-$263,49754
9Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($28,272)1083713215-$242,85021
10Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($27,370)1112914515-$235,8253
11Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Cane Swagger ($152,968)1174851141$228,9109
12Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Conquest Quickdraw ($180,000)95423721$224,2089
13Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Hittheroadrunning ($27,325)823342811-$202,55012
14Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tainted Paint ($81,493)411621062$199,12233
15Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Circle Unbroken ($50,200)1123912081$191,65715
16Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Midnight Cello ($40,560)10248-1610-$184,20912
17Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Che Che ($51,246)2811-166-$182,20351
18Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($36,421)286-225-$167,49384
19Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($83,473)1425831961$167,0406
20Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Nahem ($39,208)3618-148-$166,89435
21Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Tiz Fitting ($73,950)1095221461$160,3628
22Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($53,305)44192196-$156,35916
23Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Big Daddy Bill ($22,028)6619-303-$147,88328
24Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Beyond Smart ($64,290)1204331231$144,0025
25Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Spud Spivens ($46,480)289-105-$143,61753
26Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($18,150)6831-2210-$141,52521
27Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Private Reserve ($42,648)185-144-$140,57094
28Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put to the Test ($118,493)763111131$138,34214
29Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Amanda Renee ($78,243)882521541$135,84312
30Don'tsellmeshort  
Benchmark, 2001
No Ez Money ($34,060)3815-166-$133,34553
31Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($79,641)28411731$129,13458
32Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Really Stormy ($38,930)116351233-$124,47410
33Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Bobby ($42,030)133311265-$124,0387
34Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Two Step Flor ($43,500)5721193-$121,99618
35Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Candy for Debbie ($28,830)1868192261$121,7032
36Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Undrgroundrailroad ($31,189)126524175-$115,1542
37Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Trappers Magic ($52,180)62-52-$114,50098
38Red Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Perfect Puma ($109,995)2891611$114,12323
39Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Wish Keeper ($27,600)134452198-$113,2654
40Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Run to the Bank ($50,280)219-103-$111,83854
41Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Trend ($24,071)4861263-$111,77138
42Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Luck Seeker ($50,714)3191123-$109,43327
43Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($47,605)233-192-$108,76283
44Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($26,136)132422204-$108,5465
45Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tapanna ($40,000)181659125-$107,7891
46Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Prize Fever ($32,250)9938-115-$106,4809
47Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Bluegrass Annie ($30,000)742721041$106,21911
48Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Arch Kisser ($32,800)61262144-$103,52610
49Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Rascality ($34,518)1335421741$103,1895
50Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Heroically ($26,500)171574273-$102,8223
51Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Golden Ridge ($27,421)114372145-$102,7175
52McCann's Mojave  
Memo, 2000
Wings of Mojave ($29,120)3514-156-$100,95542
53Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear's Romeo ($59,198)1331921$100,92583
54Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Grayden ($52,346)28141114-$100,91418
55Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Brooklyn Legend ($26,000)184755194-$99,9673
56Many Rivers  
Storm Cat, 2005
Flying Tee ($35,533)115-74-$98,99286
57Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Brother Pat ($46,620)114361156-$96,9814
58Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Pending Asset ($70,462)822621111$96,18213
59Leonnatus Anteas  
Stormy Atlantic, 2004
Athenian Guard ($20,868)166-133-$96,02058
60Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Game Ball ($32,896)135363234-$96,0146
61Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
Unbridled Fire ($19,200)71322117-$95,03413
62Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Northern Hammer ($31,875)113386103-$92,7153
63Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Gunyon ($40,245)207-134-$92,13147
64U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Open Range ($31,310)9624-217-$91,87513
65Stormin Fever  
Storm Cat, 1994
Van Lier ($25,182)4218-104-$90,44124
66Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Runaway Dan ($23,200)71241154-$88,28815
67Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Saratoga Boy ($56,995)111-91-$87,22492
68Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Simple as That ($13,192)12739-215-$87,0596
69Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($11,590)121501167-$85,9655
70Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
M One ($37,827)194714164-$85,4822
71Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
Sourdough Sam ($24,336)5321-145-$85,48114
72Street Hero  
Street Cry, 2006
Stylish in Black ($60,000)41151721$85,15819
73Skimming  
Nureyev, 1996
Mah Gellin ($63,258)188122-$84,70840
74English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Eye of the World ($21,150)97251224-$84,3057
75Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Citizen John ($43,642)97301152-$84,1747
76Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Ange Grise ($43,503)91312154-$83,5278
77Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Charming Starlet ($41,460)112-92-$82,13277
78Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Bella Muchacha ($37,085)86291154-$80,7477
79Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Don't Get Even ($18,245)11442-205-$79,8968
80Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($20,280)286-155-$79,09345
81Desert Code  
E Dubai, 2004
Diamond Man ($21,060)3213-145-$78,52126
82Singing Saint  
El Prado, 2004
Mighty Aggie ($52,987)165-93-$78,13055
83Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Cabbage ($20,930)52221133-$78,01310
84Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
High Stakes ($20,400)82371155-$77,9346
85Haynesfield  
Speightstown, 2006
Brerry ($58,710)42161821$77,55813
86Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
Lahshad ($49,922)47202741$77,39112
87Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Utopian ($11,705)8628-177-$76,74111
88Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Elusive Plains ($47,442)8631-131-$76,6405
89Peppered Cat  
Tabasco Cat, 2000
China Prince ($18,105)227-153-$76,52051
90Bold Executive  
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Accomplice ($26,102)215-121-$76,47157
91Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Ski Pole ($20,800)12441-133-$76,4495
92Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Wish to Opine ($24,275)49171165-$75,30516
93Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Snickerboxer ($72,056)68221611$74,2209
94Bold Chieftain  
Chief Seattle, 2003
Miss Veeto ($24,891)94-73-$74,06362
95Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Jaguar Ridge ($69,723)48161311$73,78912
96Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($30,090)9429-154-$73,6566
97Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Heywoods ($23,238)101283122-$73,4213
98Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Lucky Melissa ($38,747)242-13--$73,36470
99Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($12,240)66311124-$73,0485
100Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
October Song ($20,700)87291184-$72,6685
101Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Nevrmesswithrichie ($25,600)3717172-$72,26014
102Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($47,073)319163-$71,12116
103Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Johnny La Rue ($13,000)178684233-$70,1243
104Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Ezio ($28,830)66181931$70,0124
105Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Silent Hill ($14,896)298-142-$69,91836
106Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($49,131)91-8--$69,45551
107Bushwacker  
Outflanker, 2002
Tupelo Cush ($48,325)225-71-$68,11336
108Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Audreys Choice ($39,585)6930-103-$68,0078
109More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Class Ready ($28,882)126393172-$67,4403
110Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Inazuma ($20,365)102422144-$67,4195
111Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Miss Forty Niner ($12,105)88343113-$67,0644
112Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Firey Diamond ($26,473)4917163-$66,9308
113Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Preordained ($24,225)74311142-$66,8106
114Gotham City  
Saint Ballado, 1998
Melanie Rose ($22,308)103-83-$66,74396
115Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Bossy Babe ($15,076)97312145-$66,7123
116Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Souladar ($17,385)76201154-$66,66413
117Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Stroll With Me ($30,585)57161143-$66,42610
118Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Reigning Catfish ($27,720)127475145-$65,0743
119Lucky J. H.  
Cee's Tizzy, 2002
A Little Luckier ($23,020)267-113-$64,09434
120Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
World Record ($25,983)103392143-$63,9994
121Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Outdoorsman Gene ($33,360)84314114-$63,6064
122Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
R Fast Cat ($28,958)155601144-$61,5983
123Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebellion On Tap ($22,138)193-121-$61,13566
124Aragorn (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Anillo ($22,905)5120-92-$60,26811
125Cosmonaut  
Lemon Drop Kid, 2002
Fell From Grace ($57,660)2661211$60,26025
126Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
Rephrase ($28,600)8832-93-$59,1137
127Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
I'll Show Them ($39,000)6021-82-$58,8026
128Super Saver  
Maria's Mon, 2007
Value Voucher ($16,200)10534-104-$58,7335
129Empire Maker  
Unbridled, 2000
Montana Kid ($26,460)319253-$58,7122
130Smooth Bid  
Rubiano, 2002
Primordia ($23,385)142-132-$58,56977
131Harperstown  
Devil's Bag, 1986
Trace Creek ($57,600)221111$57,60072
132Sierra Sunset  
Bertrando, 2005
Grand Sunset ($42,345)113-72-$57,36537
133Terrell  
Distorted Humor, 2000
Tactical Terra ($28,345)259-93-$56,43638
134Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
My Boy Chisum ($23,640)77273132-$56,2166
135Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
He'saruler ($31,680)295-141-$56,11649
136Bob and John  
Seeking the Gold, 2003
Bobbylouie ($23,590)40111102-$56,08412
137Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Limestone ($14,445)6821-152-$54,8588
138Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Soprano's Sonata ($11,250)89323154-$54,8004
139Southern Image  
Halo's Image, 2000
Big Man in Black ($25,578)54261112-$54,4229
140Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Traiteuse ($34,400)9132-121-$54,1004
141Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Grecian Lady ($30,000)46243621$54,0574
142Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
Strawbridge ($23,640)7840562-$53,9983
143Alphabet Soup  
Cozzene, 1991
Alpha Slew ($16,064)396-10--$52,82929
144Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Close to the Edge ($31,800)114382113-$52,1614
145Seeking the Dia  
Storm Cat, 2001
Bear's Pearl ($30,075)176-22-$52,10932
146Tough Game  
Mr. Greeley, 1999
Game Seeker ($21,525)116-64-$51,97168
147Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
Big Bo's Mo ($26,718)8337982-$51,8391
148Alymagic  
Alydar, 1986
Paszcatch ($15,830)53-53-$51,46693
149Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Krazy for Kugel ($11,202)8728-175-$51,1977
150Thisnearlywasmine  
Capote, 1994
Fast and Foxy ($37,960)94-32-$50,92055