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 4, 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$2,419,46370
2Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Rob the Cradle ($222,071)12673395392$2,001,07462
3Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
French Romance ($308,924)6438552234$1,510,80160
4Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($284,028)8849153241$1,308,74463
5Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($231,216)8533365243$1,167,73766
6Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Big Daddy Bill ($165,326)8545350193$1,033,23051
7Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
No Silent ($201,046)7131342182$997,11060
8Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($184,153)200117936173$989,19413
9Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($129,754)4523-3813-$831,99364
10Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Trend ($286,810)7130345121$690,61342
11Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Private Reserve ($127,690)3818133111$675,76783
12Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Thinking of Girls ($154,747)17592926122$594,5228
13Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Dean's Ticket ($477,550)1043722631$568,60717
14Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Kathy's Kitten ($282,000)2651171350111$559,0575
15City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Pyro City ($126,928)2561471347161$555,9626
16Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Silent Hill ($65,280)4729-3113-$552,41950
17Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Bobby ($80,591)1977754417-$551,09710
18Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
C J's Prize ($99,800)14082330151$531,06915
19Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Where's Dominic ($154,496)15185425141$523,14213
20Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Cheyenne Pass ($108,845)16678102092$493,7016
21Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Thomas Hill ($94,000)2421251234121$487,3325
22Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Saratoga Boy ($137,205)3620-3112-$474,31072
23Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Meloveda ($297,600)11969322101$472,46914
24Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($37,443)1607426825-$469,5384
25Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Spring Action ($133,653)13061727102$464,54117
26Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Heroically ($67,680)2451131248131$456,2895
27Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Really Stormy ($63,814)1538424313-$450,82413
28Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Venture Capital ($114,061)1326713212-$444,17512
29Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Rusted Through ($125,272)341922071$440,21251
30Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Wish Keeper ($88,441)19697840141$423,3846
31Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($52,462)8749-3716-$417,35437
32Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Rascality ($122,474)189115430121$398,1468
33Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebellion On Tap ($136,217)2614-198-$391,91166
34Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Lighthouse Sound ($69,698)1659013813-$375,1199
35Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
M One ($142,311)281121113071$371,8614
36Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($28,616)1437134518-$362,29411
37Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Lucky Melissa ($65,139)3216-196-$361,33557
38Run Away and Hide  
City Zip, 2006
Are You Kidding Me ($273,006)823641432$360,04220
39Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tapanna ($67,680)265128193291$358,6722
40Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Long Legacy ($180,000)1488261761$356,5456
41Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Game Ball ($84,364)19291939101$356,4907
42Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Cactus Son ($132,355)723941262$351,30721
43Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($67,126)2221164369-$344,6447
44Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Circle Unbroken ($63,160)16377531141$336,6076
45Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tainted Paint ($180,656)964061962$332,99114
46Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Tiz for Tat ($73,950)16989630121$320,5117
47Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Little B Rosson ($42,690)1025412611-$320,1348
48Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Bossy Babe ($48,199)14880428131$313,0566
49Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
He'saruler ($85,047)4624-2310-$311,12347
50Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Snickerboxer ($123,106)1547871552$308,2236
51Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear's Pride ($59,198)291212271$306,10061
52Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Nahem ($68,582)442521691$305,25531
53Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Hittheroadrunning ($56,056)1085553613-$302,6128
54Leonnatus Anteas  
Stormy Atlantic, 2004
Athenian Guard ($36,961)3512-286-$301,64557
55Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Brother Pat ($81,420)1538522610-$298,1245
56Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put to the Test ($175,928)1126412481$296,73611
57Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
World Record ($114,329)1397162761$296,0658
58Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Joy Seeker ($59,680)532322591$293,54027
59War Cry  
Unbridled, 2002
Bold Cry ($65,867)3319-259-$290,40972
60Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Northern Hammer ($58,324)1627113197-$285,1253
61Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($203,286)12811031$284,98839
62English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Eye of the World ($53,773)149685329-$282,3297
63Bold Executive  
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Cusack ($68,717)3418-206-$280,09249
64U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Open Range ($57,906)1497113312-$279,85612
65Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Brooklyn Legend ($37,650)2531376359-$278,7173
66Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Bonita's Gift ($62,671)87421186-$276,27118
67Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
New York Holiday ($29,554)31415374911-$275,5144
68First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Sky Alert ($159,331)1015021471$273,34610
69Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($48,948)40181307-$273,22943
70Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Breaking Lucky ($147,550)1246551551$270,6316
71Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Limestone ($90,801)9356323101$269,28111
72Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Bail Bondsman ($47,100)1929753111-$265,9506
73Alphabet Soup  
Cozzene, 1991
Taylors Point ($58,269)5724-164-$262,52234
74Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($45,016)1898932912-$261,7126
75Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Candy for Debbie ($32,455)2541491340111$258,9352
76Bold n' Flashy  
Bold Ruckus, 1989
Dr. Harkness ($58,953)2615-177-$253,58471
77Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Grand Old Game ($70,462)1096021771$251,37815
78Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Che Che ($56,394)37241198-$249,19630
79Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Preordained ($45,626)98532228-$248,7819
80Singing Saint  
El Prado, 2004
Mighty Aggie ($58,747)28131227-$247,51648
81Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Nevrmesswithrichie ($55,829)49342149-$246,81018
82North Light (IRE)  
Danehill, 2001
Red Lite Nite ($46,977)35151196-$246,38343
83Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Citizen John ($98,518)154783295-$245,2297
84Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Bold Curlin ($55,463)165102132571$243,6132
85Not Bourbon  
Not Impossible, 2005
Blow Over ($103,033)34141213-$243,51835
86Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Runaway Dan ($71,796)104643259-$240,84712
87Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($28,756)9245-3312-$239,69717
88Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
High Stakes ($73,706)113595239-$234,5127
89Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Arkle Park ($49,770)101602229-$234,1288
90Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Heywoods ($42,326)159696258-$230,7272
91Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($90,128)552931361$230,04912
92Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Gwendoline H ($32,800)1195932710-$229,4089
93Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
What a Wildcat ($31,675)21913742410-$228,8884
94Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
My Boy Chisum ($102,340)1165551861$227,8038
95Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Oh My Todd ($47,194)1628442810-$226,8416
96Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Ange Grise ($47,719)141753338-$226,5088
97Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($62,227)109638207-$224,8306
98Wilko  
Awesome Again, 2002
Radicchio ($165,022)522921441$223,61223
99Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Brother Stuart ($43,850)142631239-$223,1106
100Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($53,755)61384259-$222,16311
101Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Traiteuse ($48,189)153753257-$217,6846
102Mr. Scotty  
Mr. Greeley, 2002
Th Original Scotty ($127,224)1061931$217,11275
103In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Puntrooskie ($123,584)1075431481$215,01010
104Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Don't Get Even ($61,199)1539413171$212,4997
105Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Ben Cattin' Around ($49,804)149835299-$211,7346
106Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Amanda Renee ($90,556)1065252471$210,0757
107Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Safety Valve ($34,050)155683238-$204,3254
108Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
A Single Man ($44,622)1829713217-$201,4002
109Shackleford  
Forestry, 2008
Oxblood ($141,746)46131631$201,18634
110Jump Start  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Startingold ($75,000)1759131551$200,8504
111Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Gunyon ($45,305)2515-189-$198,01640
112Freud  
Storm Cat, 1998
Secretsofthemind ($42,500)181924149-$196,8634
113Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Franklin County ($39,411)94512249-$195,08011
114Sky Conqueror  
Sky Classic, 2002
Playmetheblues ($30,236)1710-155-$195,06053
115High Cotton  
Dixie Union, 2003
Cotton Pickin ($28,950)166845268-$194,9736
116Sardegna  
Danzig, 2002
Dash of Dazzle ($64,346)1810-75-$194,64069
117Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Grecian Lady ($68,536)875481161$192,4705
118Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
Sweetsoutherndame ($47,700)21810973191$191,2574
119Mast Track  
Mizzen Mast, 2004
Iron Shore ($49,781)2412-145-$190,51352
120Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Classy Al ($49,689)155801266-$189,8005
121Signature Red  
Bernstein, 2006
Red Chill ($108,755)731731$189,351100
122Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Articulate ($77,235)96582156-$189,2508
123Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
I'll Show Them ($44,440)92502156-$187,1967
124Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Hunt for Colleen ($24,991)142725257-$187,1455
125Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Miss Forty Niner ($58,867)150795226-$186,7564
126Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($91,773)87431731$186,4959
127Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Close to the Edge ($44,739)170762225-$183,5635
128Many Rivers  
Storm Cat, 2005
Flying Tee ($77,653)177-105-$182,59270
129Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Ezio ($28,830)9651322101$180,7494
130Silver Train  
Old Trieste, 2002
Jamraa ($113,240)1035211141$179,5498
131Kitalpha  
Mr. Prospector, 1999
Onceinmylifetime ($30,300)723631710-$179,19613
132Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($48,440)12356-219-$177,5977
133Perfect Soul (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Perfect Tay ($63,638)5923-185-$174,27023
134Haynesfield  
Speightstown, 2006
Black Hawk County ($58,710)784141661$173,1139
135Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
River Lemon ($41,480)193988287-$171,9772
136Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Trappers Magic ($79,140)82162-$171,47075
137Eddington  
Unbridled, 2001
Eddie Set Go ($42,000)68352195-$170,13713
138Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Bluegrass Annie ($44,784)1106051651$168,5426
139El Corredor  
Mr. Greeley, 1997
Awfully Sinful ($40,196)72431177-$167,62712
140Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Firey Diamond ($74,000)97453165-$167,3307
141Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Spud Spivens ($46,480)33173137-$167,13117
142Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($33,800)59211298-$165,70823
143Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
R Fast Cat ($43,848)2041176276-$164,9983
144Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Granny's Drink ($35,780)134761309-$164,5777
145More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Class Ready ($38,539)176857283-$164,1232
146Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Utopian ($21,525)10249-2311-$158,5089
147Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
Aprettyunderstudy ($56,522)623641651$155,94410
148Footstepsinthesand (GB)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Sunset Knoll (IRE) ($140,000)653321$155,3803
149Peppered Cat  
Tabasco Cat, 2000
Peppered Pro ($25,706)3414-265-$154,16137
150Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Charming Starlet ($71,620)168-125-$154,12050