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 23, 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)7519-5013-$434,31173
2Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($85,299)5322-3414-$424,87170
3Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Nolangrant'skitten ($282,000)1755662671$400,48612
4Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Rob the Cradle ($44,044)8718-619-$394,29760
5Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Lady Scatterley ($94,000)1636141881$282,31910
6Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($39,762)6523-259-$248,34755
7City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Valiant City ($41,164)173646288-$244,8137
8Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($28,272)1083713215-$242,85021
9Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($27,370)1112914515-$234,4253
10Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Cane Swagger ($152,968)1164651141$228,9109
11Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Conquest Quickdraw ($180,000)93423621$224,0089
12Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Ultimate Blue ($41,019)36101276-$205,73558
13Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Hittheroadrunning ($27,325)813342811-$202,55012
14Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tainted Paint ($81,493)411521062$199,12235
15Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Che Che ($51,246)2811-166-$180,70650
16Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Nahem ($39,208)3518-148-$163,49435
17Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Circle Unbroken ($50,200)1103811971$161,62813
18Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Midnight Cello ($40,560)9946-138-$151,27610
19Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Tiz Fitting ($73,950)1075121461$150,3628
20Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($36,421)265-204-$146,71385
21Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Spud Spivens ($46,480)289-105-$143,61753
22Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($83,473)1405631651$142,0405
23Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($18,150)6830-2210-$139,83021
24Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($35,305)44192196-$138,35915
25Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Amanda Renee ($78,243)872321541$135,84312
26Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Big Daddy Bill ($22,028)6419-293-$135,80526
27Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Private Reserve ($42,648)184-144-$134,85598
28Don'tsellmeshort  
Benchmark, 2001
No Ez Money ($34,060)3815-166-$133,12053
29Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Beyond Smart ($64,290)1184131121$132,9764
30Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($79,641)28411731$129,13458
31Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Candy for Debbie ($28,830)1858092261$121,7032
32Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Really Stormy ($38,930)115341203-$118,7259
33Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Two Step Flor ($43,500)5520183-$118,08118
34Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Undrgroundrailroad ($31,189)125514175-$115,1542
35Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Trappers Magic ($52,180)62-52-$114,50098
36Red Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Perfect Puma ($109,995)2891611$114,12323
37Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Run to the Bank ($50,280)219-103-$111,83854
38Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Bobby ($42,030)132281264-$110,3977
39Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Luck Seeker ($50,214)3091123-$108,93327
40Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tapanna ($40,000)179639125-$107,7891
41Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($47,605)233-192-$107,53083
42Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Bluegrass Annie ($30,000)742621041$106,21911
43Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($26,136)129422184-$105,2965
44Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Wish Keeper ($27,600)133432177-$103,7654
45Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Prize Fever ($32,250)9737-105-$103,3209
46Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Heroically ($26,500)169554253-$102,3143
47Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Afleet Paddy ($34,518)1305121441$101,1895
48Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Grayden ($52,346)28141114-$100,91418
49Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear's Romeo ($59,198)1331921$100,61790
50McCann's Mojave  
Memo, 2000
Wings of Mojave ($27,620)3514-156-$99,45542
51Many Rivers  
Storm Cat, 2005
Flying Tee ($35,533)115-74-$98,99286
52Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Arch Kisser ($32,800)59252133-$97,52610
53Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Brooklyn Legend ($26,000)182755184-$96,2823
54Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Game Ball ($32,896)133363234-$95,7066
55Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Pending Asset ($70,462)812421111$94,87413
56Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
Unbridled Fire ($19,200)70322117-$94,70413
57Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Northern Hammer ($31,875)11337693-$92,7153
58Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Gunyon ($40,245)207-134-$91,90647
59Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Golden Ridge ($27,421)112372134-$91,3175
60Stormin Fever  
Storm Cat, 1994
Van Lier ($25,182)4118-104-$90,44124
61Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Demawatchmi ($24,071)4651232-$89,99934
62Leonnatus Anteas  
Stormy Atlantic, 2004
Athenian Guard ($20,868)166-133-$89,79357
63Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Runaway Dan ($23,200)70241154-$88,28815
64Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Simple as That ($13,192)12639-215-$86,8596
65Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Saratoga Boy ($56,995)111-91-$85,62292
66Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
M One ($37,827)188694164-$85,1742
67Street Hero  
Street Cry, 2006
Stylish in Black ($60,000)41151721$85,15819
68Skimming  
Nureyev, 1996
Mah Gellin ($63,258)188122-$84,70841
69Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($11,590)120491167-$83,9255
70Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Citizen John ($43,642)96301142-$83,7247
71Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Ange Grise ($43,503)90312154-$83,5278
72Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Brother Pat ($46,620)111341134-$83,1813
73Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Charming Starlet ($41,460)112-92-$82,13277
74Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Bella Muchacha ($37,085)84281154-$80,7477
75Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Don't Get Even ($18,245)11141-205-$79,8968
76English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Eye of the World ($21,150)97251204-$79,4167
77U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Open Range ($31,310)9122-206-$78,07513
78Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Cabbage ($20,930)51221133-$78,01310
79Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
High Stakes ($20,400)80371155-$77,9346
80Haynesfield  
Speightstown, 2006
Brerry ($58,710)42161821$77,55813
81Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
Nobiz Like Sue Biz ($49,922)46202641$77,39112
82Peppered Cat  
Tabasco Cat, 2000
China Prince ($18,105)226-153-$76,52055
83Desert Code  
E Dubai, 2004
Pop Fizz Clink ($21,060)3113-135-$76,49625
84Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Ski Pole ($20,800)12339-133-$76,4495
85Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Elusive Plains ($47,442)8529-121-$76,4405
86Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
Sourdough Sam ($24,336)5320-134-$75,28112
87Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Utopian ($11,705)8528-167-$74,63611
88Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Jaguar Ridge ($69,723)46161311$73,78912
89Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Snickerboxer ($72,056)65221511$73,6709
90Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($20,280)285-154-$73,41844
91Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Purely Boy ($24,275)48171155-$73,30515
92Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($30,090)9228-124-$72,6066
93Bold Executive  
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Accomplice ($26,102)215-121-$72,18356
94Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($12,240)65301114-$71,3486
95Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Johnny La Rue ($13,000)175654233-$69,8163
96Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put to the Test ($58,493)74281921$69,6978
97Singing Saint  
El Prado, 2004
Espirituganador ($52,987)164-82-$69,55055
98Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($49,131)91-8--$69,45551
99Bold Chieftain  
Chief Seattle, 2003
Miss Veeto ($24,891)94-73-$69,44361
100Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Ezio ($28,830)66171831$69,3374
101Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Lucky Melissa ($38,747)232-13--$68,57269
102Bushwacker  
Outflanker, 2002
Tupelo Cush ($48,325)225-71-$68,11336
103Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Miss Forty Niner ($12,105)86323113-$67,0644
104Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Stroll With Me ($30,585)57161133-$66,22610
105Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Inazuma ($20,365)102422134-$66,0195
106Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Burstall ($24,225)73311132-$65,1026
107Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Reigning Catfish ($27,720)127455135-$64,8743
108Gotham City  
Saint Ballado, 1998
Melanie Rose ($22,308)103-83-$63,74395
109Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Souladar ($17,385)76191154-$63,54413
110Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
World Record ($25,983)100362133-$63,2674
111Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Bossy Babe ($15,076)93312125-$63,1623
112Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Outdoorsman Gene ($33,360)84314114-$62,2644
113Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
R Fast Cat ($28,958)153601144-$61,5983
114Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebellion On Tap ($22,138)173-111-$60,83066
115Aragorn (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Anillo ($22,905)5119-92-$60,26811
116Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
October Song ($20,700)84281133-$59,7684
117Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
Rephrase ($28,600)8832-93-$59,1137
118Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Quick and Silver ($39,585)6929-82-$58,5228
119More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Class Ready ($28,882)122373151-$58,3402
120Smooth Bid  
Rubiano, 2002
Primordia ($23,385)142-132-$58,26178
121Cosmonaut  
Lemon Drop Kid, 2002
Wonderment ($57,660)2451111$57,66025
122Harperstown  
Devil's Bag, 1986
Trace Creek ($57,600)221111$57,60072
123Sierra Sunset  
Bertrando, 2005
Grand Sunset ($42,345)113-72-$57,36537
124Terrell  
Distorted Humor, 2000
Tactical Terra ($28,345)249-93-$56,43639
125Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
He'saruler ($31,680)285-141-$56,11650
126Bob and John  
Seeking the Gold, 2003
Bobbylouie ($23,590)3911192-$55,88412
127Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
My Boy Chisum ($23,640)75263112-$55,7616
128Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
I'll Show Them ($39,000)5821-62-$55,0076
129Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Soprano's Sonata ($11,250)87323154-$54,8004
130Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Betweenhereandcool ($19,838)10027382-$54,5382
131Southern Image  
Halo's Image, 2000
Big Man in Black ($25,578)54251112-$54,4229
132Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Grecian Lady ($30,000)43233621$54,0574
133Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Traiteuse ($34,400)8930-101-$52,8254
134Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Limestone ($14,445)6821-132-$52,6658
135Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Silent Hill ($14,896)277-131-$52,16930
136Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Close to the Edge ($31,800)111352113-$52,1614
137Seeking the Dia  
Storm Cat, 2001
Bear's Pearl ($30,075)166-22-$52,10933
138Tough Game  
Mr. Greeley, 1999
Game Seeker ($21,525)116-64-$51,97168
139Alymagic  
Alydar, 1986
Paszcatch ($15,830)53-53-$51,46697
140Lucky J. H.  
Cee's Tizzy, 2002
A Little Luckier ($10,780)267-113-$51,22429
141Alphabet Soup  
Cozzene, 1991
No Soup for You ($16,064)376-9--$51,12929
142Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($27,073)299163-$51,12113
143Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
Sweetsoutherndame ($21,590)133561133-$50,3633
144Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Krazy for Kugel ($11,202)8726-175-$49,5197
145Old Topper  
Gilded Time, 1995
Ain't No Other ($28,200)217-72-$49,42318
146Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Street Tail ($16,200)12644382-$49,2662
147Thisnearlywasmine  
Capote, 1994
Fast and Foxy ($37,960)94-32-$49,12055
148Bedford Falls  
Forestry, 2003
Run Sophia Run ($30,860)156-43-$47,74136
149Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Nevrmesswithrichie ($21,000)3716161-$47,66010
150Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
No Hiding Place ($23,640)7540542-$47,4982