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 4, 2016. The heading "AW" refers to all-weather (synthetic) surfaces.

All SurfacesAll-Weather
#StallionChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsSWrsRnrsWnrsSWrs'16 Earnings(%)
1Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Cup of Joy ($282,000)1624532361$379,07016
2Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($85,299)4317-2811-$345,86972
3Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Hypnatique ($94,000)1555431681$271,80712
4Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($39,060)6121-248-$226,43955
5Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($28,272)1003413214-$218,43722
6Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Conquest Quickdraw ($180,000)88373621$217,79611
7Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Blue's Lucky Girl ($27,370)952514113-$206,1493
8Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
Sparrowhawk ($26,924)5110-325-$188,50058
9Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Hittheroadrunning ($27,100)772832710-$187,24013
10Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Rob the Cradle ($44,044)5712-364-$177,93844
11City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Step On the Gas ($37,225)159565245-$174,8957
12Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Circle Unbroken ($50,200)1023111861$151,79815
13Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Nahem ($36,946)3417-148-$148,60735
14Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Che Che ($31,512)2710-155-$145,84846
15Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Tiz Fitting ($73,950)974221251$143,5379
16Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Cane Swagger ($69,300)103395941$137,9647
17Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Spud Spivens ($46,480)279-105-$128,89052
18Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Ultimate Blue ($35,608)2691185-$128,22351
19Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($35,305)42192186-$125,96914
20Don'tsellmeshort  
Benchmark, 2001
No Ez Money ($34,060)3510-145-$121,14559
21Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Brenda's Bar ($25,237)9539-107-$118,43110
22Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($18,150)6527-208-$117,87020
23Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Candy for Debbie ($28,830)1717082061$116,3933
24Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Beyond Smart ($58,493)1063121121$116,2875
25Red Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Perfect Puma ($109,995)2461611$114,12328
26Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Right Now ($42,030)12423-234-$109,6388
27Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Really Stormy ($32,067)106311173-$103,95810
28Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($67,060)1741931$102,42265
29Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($36,421)204-153-$100,28180
30Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Luck Seeker ($49,989)2591103-$99,74527
31Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Trappers Magic ($52,180)52-52-$93,44098
32Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Grayden ($52,346)27111103-$91,68918
33Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Pending Asset ($69,300)70231911$91,49315
34Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Arch Kisser ($32,800)52231103-$90,59610
35Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tapanna ($40,000)160577104-$88,9751
36McCann's Mojave  
Memo, 2000
Wings of Mojave ($24,500)3413-155-$88,88544
37Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Gunyon ($37,845)195-134-$88,60660
38Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($25,826)121372154-$88,5345
39Stormin Fever  
Storm Cat, 1994
Odin ($25,182)3918-94-$87,86424
40Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Heroically ($26,500)160474233-$87,2123
41Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Two Step Flor ($43,500)5217161-$86,75318
42Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Golden Ridge ($27,421)9834-114-$85,6046
43Street Hero  
Street Cry, 2006
Stylish in Black ($60,000)34131721$85,15826
44Skimming  
Nureyev, 1996
Mah Gellin ($63,258)168122-$84,48345
45Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Game Ball ($32,896)118333164-$84,3126
46Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Northern Hammer ($31,875)10828673-$83,4913
47Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tainted Paint ($47,358)37111931$83,37322
48Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Prize Fever ($32,250)8229-84-$82,9109
49Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Runaway Dan ($23,200)6222-134-$81,99116
50Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Bluegrass Annie ($30,000)59212931$81,81911
51Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear's Romeo ($59,198)1111911$81,41597
52Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Wish Keeper ($27,600)121342145-$79,7973
53Haynesfield  
Speightstown, 2006
Brerry ($58,710)37141721$77,24814
54Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($47,605)192-161-$76,68490
55Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Charming Starlet ($41,460)112-82-$74,83081
56U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Open Range ($31,000)8420-186-$74,74014
57Many Rivers  
Storm Cat, 2005
Flying Tee ($31,321)103-63-$74,27589
58Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Brooklyn Legend ($26,000)170605134-$72,8622
59Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
Unbridled Fire ($14,850)5622-95-$72,49915
60Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Cabbage ($20,930)48211123-$72,03812
61English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Channel Quest ($21,150)88191174-$71,9278
62Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
M One ($37,827)175623124-$71,4722
63Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
Sourdough Sam ($24,336)5318-134-$71,43613
64Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Simple as That ($10,405)10330-185-$71,3307
65Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Afleet Paddy ($30,350)1194021331$70,3045
66Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
Bumble Bizz ($49,922)39162531$70,19114
67Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Ski Pole ($20,800)10635-83-$69,1396
68Desert Code  
E Dubai, 2004
Pop Fizz Clink ($21,060)2812-125-$68,82625
69Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($30,090)8323-104-$68,4537
70Bold Chieftain  
Chief Seattle, 2003
Miss Veeto ($24,891)94-73-$67,76362
71Bushwacker  
Outflanker, 2002
Tupelo Cush ($48,325)193-61-$67,43848
72Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put to the Test ($58,493)71271721$66,6378
73Peppered Cat  
Tabasco Cat, 2000
China Prince ($18,105)204-132-$66,48262
74Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Brother Pat ($30,420)99251114-$65,7123
75Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Run to the Bank ($50,280)187-82-$64,82145
76Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Don't Get Even ($18,245)9533-164-$64,6678
77Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Miss Forty Niner ($12,105)79293103-$63,3144
78Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Burstall ($24,225)6926-112-$63,1537
79Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Quip Trip ($13,000)160553183-$62,4793
80Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Outdoorsman Gene ($33,360)81283114-$61,9535
81Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Big Daddy Bill ($21,508)5216-171-$61,59315
82Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Amanda Renee ($24,293)7920-123-$60,7238
83Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Undrgroundrailroad ($15,300)108403132-$60,3162
84Aragorn (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Anillo ($22,905)4717-92-$59,59313
85Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
Rephrase ($28,600)8225-93-$58,5138
86Cosmonaut  
Lemon Drop Kid, 2002
Wonderment ($57,660)2051111$57,66029
87Sierra Sunset  
Bertrando, 2005
Grand Sunset ($42,345)113-72-$57,36537
88Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Utopian ($11,705)7826-146-$57,09610
89Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Ezio ($28,830)60141621$56,5423
90Gotham City  
Saint Ballado, 1998
Melanie Rose ($22,308)72-62-$56,29396
91Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
High Stakes ($16,075)72301134-$56,0295
92Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Purely Boy ($17,975)45151144-$55,44413
93Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Quick and Silver ($36,105)6128-82-$53,8318
94Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Souladar ($17,160)66171124-$53,25413
95Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Traiteuse ($34,400)8326-101-$52,5165
96Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Close to the Edge ($31,800)9934193-$51,9614
97Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
My Boy Chisum ($23,640)65223102-$51,8786
98Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($13,380)124442133-$51,6473
99Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Sadie's Temple ($11,250)82283134-$51,0354
100Smooth Bid  
Rubiano, 2002
Primordia ($23,385)112-102-$50,46986
101Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
Sweetsoutherndame ($21,590)125531133-$50,3633
102Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Saratoga Boy ($29,106)81-71-$49,45995
103Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($27,073)257153-$49,20115
104Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Elusive Plains ($24,567)8125-101-$49,0154
105Alymagic  
Alydar, 1986
Paszcatch ($15,830)53-53-$48,58699
106Lucky J. H.  
Cee's Tizzy, 2002
A Little Luckier ($10,780)267-113-$48,14432
107Southern Image  
Halo's Image, 2000
Glamsquad ($23,472)4823182-$46,9109
108Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Citizen John ($11,300)85231101-$46,7725
109Ad Valorem  
Danzig, 2002
Docs Legacy (IRE) ($46,480)11-11-$46,48033
110Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($12,240)6227193-$46,2334
111Henrythenavigator  
Kingmambo, 2005
Duke of Viseu ($18,720)6220-111-$45,8675
112Awesome Gambler  
Coronado's Quest, 2004
She's Flush ($32,360)359-51-$45,73916
113Bob and John  
Seeking the Gold, 2003
Bobbylouie ($22,478)329172-$45,06912
114Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Sturdy Allan ($26,473)4115142-$44,9307
115Thisnearlywasmine  
Capote, 1994
Fast and Foxy ($37,960)83-21-$44,72060
116Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($7,750)244-133-$44,52834
117Bedford Falls  
Forestry, 2003
Run Sophia Run ($27,460)156-43-$44,34141
118Drosselmeyer  
Distorted Humor, 2007
Clara's Dream ($19,100)3711-42-$44,09514
119Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Inazuma ($14,065)8935293-$43,9984
120More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Class Ready ($26,158)115313151-$43,5612
121Ministers Wild Cat  
Deputy Minister, 2000
No Team Spirit ($16,560)5321-82-$43,4506
122Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
River Lemon ($11,400)125413163-$43,1562
123Even the Score  
Unbridled's Song, 1998
Izzaeven ($17,153)4110-94-$41,86817
124Western Fame  
Gone West, 1992
Loop Current Eddie ($20,560)95-53-$41,77033
125Tough Game  
Mr. Greeley, 1999
Game Seeker ($12,365)115-64-$41,54669
126Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Meloveda ($13,034)82261103-$41,4975
127Good Reward  
Storm Cat, 2001
Somali Byrd ($8,725)2810-95-$41,49528
128Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($10,425)11042-104-$41,4303
129Old Topper  
Gilded Time, 1995
Ain't No Other ($28,200)216-71-$40,42320
130Lahooq (GB)  
Indian Ridge, 1999
Sharp Hooq ($17,825)33-33-$40,20593
131Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Danbury ($30,000)38182211$40,0004
132Terrell  
Distorted Humor, 2000
Tactical Terra ($17,945)239-83-$39,99136
133Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Lucky Melissa ($23,558)181-9--$39,96170
134Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Siva ($9,020)143534132-$39,8311
135Rocky Bar  
In Excess, 1998
All That Rocks ($13,800)3416-42-$39,60015
136Raise the Bluff  
Pine Bluff, 2003
On the Turn ($26,780)146-22-$39,09550
137Kodiak Kowboy  
Posse, 2005
Maelstrom ($20,520)5920162-$38,9322
138Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Bella Muchacha ($18,848)71211132-$38,7054
139Benchmark  
Alydar, 1991
Wakes Week ($7,580)4018-153-$38,60410
140Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Bossy Babe ($15,076)8427283-$38,3773
141Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Private Reserve ($21,311)111-91-$37,97194
142Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Stroll With Me ($15,246)5212-92-$37,7358
143Emerald Creme  
In Excess, 1994
Red Creme ($37,720)22-11-$37,72090
144Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Quicklime ($14,445)5918-102-$37,5397
145Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
Magic Number ($13,055)5511182-$37,2787
146Quien  
Pulpit, 2004
Hoochie Poochie ($21,540)52-22-$36,57278
147Jet West  
Western Fame, 2001
Meet Miss Kitty ($22,560)82-32-$36,45271
148Heat Shield  
Distorted Humor, 2008
Hotbob ($36,280)32-11-$36,28063
149Kafwain  
Cherokee Run, 2000
Whole Lotta Run ($23,625)4016-42-$36,1019
150Noble Causeway  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Fighting Xena ($16,014)419-103-$36,03718