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 December 9, 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 ($138,228)135703101423$2,440,54370
2Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Rob the Cradle ($222,071)12673395392$2,006,94262
3Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
French Romance ($308,924)6538553234$1,526,90360
4Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($284,028)8851153251$1,335,85363
5Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($231,216)8534365243$1,168,64066
6Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Big Daddy Bill ($165,326)8645351193$1,042,11551
7Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
No Silent ($201,046)7231343182$1,004,78560
8Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($184,153)200117936173$989,86313
9Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($129,754)4523-3813-$834,31364
10Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Trend ($286,810)7130346131$718,36343
11Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Private Reserve ($127,690)3818133111$676,06883
12Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Thinking of Girls ($154,747)17692927122$594,6467
13Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Dean's Ticket ($477,550)1043922741$572,32717
14Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Kathy's Kitten ($282,000)2701181352111$564,5485
15City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Pyro City ($126,928)2581481348161$560,1126
16Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Silent Hill ($65,280)4729-3113-$555,00550
17Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Bobby ($80,591)1987754617-$552,08210
18Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
C J's Prize ($99,800)14083330151$534,22915
19Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Where's Dominic ($154,496)15285426141$523,49713
20Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Cheyenne Pass ($108,845)16678102092$493,7016
21Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Thomas Hill ($94,000)2451291234121$487,5575
22Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Saratoga Boy ($137,205)3620-3112-$475,93872
23Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Meloveda ($297,600)11969322101$472,77014
24Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($37,443)1617426925-$471,1894
25Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Heroically ($67,680)2451141252141$465,2165
26Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Spring Action ($133,653)13061727102$464,54117
27Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Really Stormy ($69,632)1548424413-$458,74013
28Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Venture Capital ($114,061)1326813212-$445,52912
29Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Rusted Through ($125,272)341922071$440,21251
30Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($52,462)8849-3816-$434,10038
31Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Wish Keeper ($88,441)196100840141$423,3846
32Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Rascality ($122,474)189116430121$403,0968
33Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebellion On Tap ($136,217)2614-198-$396,78966
34Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
M One ($142,311)281122113171$385,1574
35Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Game Ball ($84,364)192921039111$384,4257
36Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Lighthouse Sound ($69,698)1659113913-$375,8659
37Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($28,841)1437234518-$364,51911
38Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Lucky Melissa ($65,139)3216-196-$361,93757
39Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tapanna ($67,680)268128193391$360,9292
40Run Away and Hide  
City Zip, 2006
Are You Kidding Me ($273,006)823641432$360,04220
41Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($67,126)22211743910-$358,5417
42Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Long Legacy ($180,000)1488361761$356,5456
43Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Cactus Son ($132,355)723941262$351,30721
44Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Circle Unbroken ($63,160)16377533141$337,2976
45Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tainted Paint ($180,656)974062062$333,11314
46Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Tiz for Tat ($73,950)16989631121$321,1927
47Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Little B Rosson ($42,690)1025412611-$320,1348
48Bold Executive  
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Cusack ($92,996)3419-207-$320,07552
49Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Bossy Babe ($48,199)14881428131$313,0566
50Leonnatus Anteas  
Stormy Atlantic, 2004
Athenian Guard ($36,961)3512-286-$312,07357
51Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
He'saruler ($85,047)4624-2310-$311,12345
52Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Snickerboxer ($123,106)1577871652$308,5786
53Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Hittheroadrunning ($56,056)1085653613-$308,0129
54Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear's Pride ($59,198)291212271$306,10061
55Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Nahem ($68,582)442521691$305,25531
56Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Brother Pat ($81,420)1538522710-$304,6975
57War Cry  
Unbridled, 2002
Bold Cry ($65,867)3319-2510-$303,65173
58Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
World Record ($114,329)1407262861$301,6188
59Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($48,948)40191308-$298,19445
60Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Joy Seeker ($59,680)532322591$297,87227
61Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put to the Test ($175,928)1126412481$296,73611
62English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Eye of the World ($60,545)149685329-$289,2427
63Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
New York Holiday ($29,554)31615575312-$288,0354
64Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Northern Hammer ($58,324)1627113197-$285,1253
65Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($203,286)12811031$284,98839
66Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Brooklyn Legend ($37,650)2541386369-$282,4393
67Alphabet Soup  
Cozzene, 1991
Taylors Point ($58,269)5725-165-$280,14335
68U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Open Range ($57,906)1497113312-$279,85612
69Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Bonita's Gift ($62,972)88431196-$276,87718
70Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($45,016)1899033213-$276,8346
71Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Bold Curlin ($56,059)165104132881$275,1922
72Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Breaking Lucky ($147,550)1246651661$274,4136
73First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Sky Alert ($159,331)1025021571$274,19710
74Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Limestone ($90,801)9356323101$269,28111
75Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Bail Bondsman ($47,100)1929853111-$265,9506
76Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Candy for Debbie ($32,455)2551501342121$264,0152
77Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Citizen John ($98,518)154783306-$257,5497
78Bold n' Flashy  
Bold Ruckus, 1989
Dr. Harkness ($58,953)2615-177-$256,89571
79Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Grand Old Game ($70,462)1096021771$251,37815
80Singing Saint  
El Prado, 2004
Mighty Aggie ($58,747)28141227-$251,17348
81Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Che Che ($56,394)37241198-$249,83630
82Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Preordained ($45,626)99532238-$248,9239
83North Light (IRE)  
Danehill, 2001
Red Lite Nite ($46,977)35151196-$247,53643
84Wilko  
Awesome Again, 2002
Radicchio ($187,594)522921441$247,00324
85Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Nevrmesswithrichie ($55,829)49342149-$246,81018
86Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Runaway Dan ($71,796)105643269-$244,99812
87Not Bourbon  
Not Impossible, 2005
Blow Over ($103,033)34141213-$243,51835
88Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($28,756)9345-3412-$240,82517
89Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
High Stakes ($74,007)115605249-$236,6637
90Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Arkle Park ($49,770)102602249-$234,9788
91Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Oh My Todd ($47,194)1648542911-$231,3266
92Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Gwendoline H ($32,800)1195932910-$231,0289
93Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Heywoods ($42,326)159696258-$230,7272
94Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($90,128)562931461$230,12911
95Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($61,295)61384259-$229,70311
96Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
What a Wildcat ($31,675)22013842410-$228,8884
97Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
My Boy Chisum ($102,340)1165551961$228,7508
98Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Ange Grise ($47,719)141763348-$228,1798
99Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($62,227)109638207-$227,4756
100Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Brother Stuart ($43,850)142631239-$224,8936
101Mr. Scotty  
Mr. Greeley, 2002
Th Original Scotty ($127,224)1061931$221,53676
102Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Gunyon ($60,240)2515-189-$218,74142
103Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Persian King ($48,189)153763267-$217,7646
104Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Ben Cattin' Around ($49,804)1508452910-$216,5346
105In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Puntrooskie ($123,584)1075431481$215,01010
106Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Don't Get Even ($61,199)1539413171$212,5707
107Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Amanda Renee ($90,857)1065252671$211,8867
108Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Safety Valve ($34,050)156693238-$206,0634
109Sardegna  
Danzig, 2002
Dash of Dazzle ($64,346)1910-85-$204,52271
110Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
Sweetsoutherndame ($47,700)218110732101$202,3574
111Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
A Single Man ($44,622)1829713217-$201,4002
112Shackleford  
Forestry, 2008
Oxblood ($141,746)46131631$201,18634
113Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Startingold ($75,000)1779231651$200,9304
114Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
Secretsofthemind ($42,500)182934149-$197,1644
115Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Franklin County ($39,411)94512249-$195,43511
116Sky Conqueror  
Sky Classic, 2002
Playmetheblues ($30,236)1710-155-$195,06053
117High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
Cotton Pickin ($28,950)166845268-$194,9736
118Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Grecian Lady ($68,536)875481161$192,4705
119Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Miss Forty Niner ($58,867)150815226-$191,0344
120Mast Track  
Mizzen Mast, 2004
Iron Shore ($49,781)2412-145-$190,51352
121Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
I'll Show Them ($44,440)93502156-$190,2257
122Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Classy Al ($49,689)155801266-$189,8605
123Signature Red  
Bernstein, 2006
Red Chill ($108,755)731731$189,351100
124Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Articulate ($77,235)97582156-$189,2508
125Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Hunt for Colleen ($24,991)144745257-$188,9665
126Street Hero  
Street Cry, 2006
Stylish in Black ($102,040)61353932$188,61712
127Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($91,773)87431731$186,4959
128Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Close to the Edge ($44,739)170772225-$183,5635
129Thisnearlywasmine  
Capote, 1994
Anita Marie ($105,580)1261641$183,42870
130Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($48,440)12460-2410-$183,1787
131Many Rivers  
Storm Cat, 2005
Flying Tee ($77,653)177-105-$182,59270
132Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Ezio ($28,830)9651322101$180,8774
133Silver Train  
Old Trieste, 2002
Jamraa ($113,240)1035211141$179,5498
134Kitalpha  
Mr. Prospector, 1999
Onceinmylifetime ($30,300)723631710-$179,19613
135El Corredor  
Mr. Greeley, 1997
Awfully Sinful ($40,196)72431187-$177,69113
136Perfect Soul (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Perfect Tay ($63,638)5923-185-$176,58723
137Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Trappers Magic ($79,300)82162-$175,97076
138Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
River Lemon ($41,480)193988307-$174,7242
139Haynesfield  
Speightstown, 2006
Big Brown Sevens ($58,710)804141761$173,4189
140Eddington  
Unbridled, 2001
Eddie Set Go ($42,000)68352195-$170,38713
141Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Bluegrass Annie ($44,784)1106151651$168,5426
142Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Firey Diamond ($74,000)98453165-$167,3307
143Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($33,800)59221298-$167,20822
144Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Spud Spivens ($46,480)33173137-$167,13117
145Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Utopian ($21,525)10249-2311-$165,77310
146Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
R Fast Cat ($43,848)2051176286-$165,3993
147More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Class Ready ($38,539)176857293-$165,0582
148Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Granny's Drink ($35,780)134761319-$164,7606
149Peppered Cat  
Tabasco Cat, 2000
Peppered Pro ($26,726)3414-265-$157,43438
150Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
Aprettyunderstudy ($56,522)633641851$157,09710