2017 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 April 28, 2017. The heading "AW" refers to all-weather (synthetic) surfaces.

All SurfacesAll-Weather
#StallionChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
'17 Earnings(%)
1Hansen  
Tapit, 2009
Hansenation ($285,000)481821352$383,12548
2Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($42,042)8732-3514-$288,28025
3Slew's Tiznow  
Tiznow, 2005
Slew's Arch ($122,000)1781531$249,51370
4Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($32,990)8640-2712-$241,73924
5Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Gambaru ($57,660)862411791$197,42923
6Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Outside Nashville ($66,900)94301133-$172,75517
7Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Emmy and I ($53,906)3913-185-$151,28943
8City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Beach Music ($31,800)164624196-$145,1866
9Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Bettin' Aces ($66,681)1273921141$142,5917
10To Honor and Serve  
Bernardini, 2008
Hesawreckingball ($95,000)4012-7--$136,95016
11Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Laria ($21,249)13639-2110-$136,6017
12Dialed In  
Mineshaft, 2008
It's Your Nickel ($73,380)43133422$135,74812
13Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Kathy's Kitten ($24,640)170525317-$134,3115
14Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($22,665)5822-238-$129,86442
15Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($24,024)7328-194-$129,28321
16Ministers Wild Cat  
Deputy Minister, 2000
Life No Parole ($55,345)58291116-$125,43818
17Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Conquest Pacemaker ($60,000)983371341$124,9237
18Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
Duffins ($54,029)461511941$123,86028
19Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Mojave Desert ($31,668)6820-143-$116,34712
20Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($25,686)5016-165-$113,22613
21Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Arch Kisser ($27,126)10838-116-$111,5819
22Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($22,746)4211-215-$111,33249
23Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Midnight Bolt ($32,517)9333-96-$110,2858
24Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
Kid Chic ($26,460)118261197-$108,3979
25English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Mr. Chow ($28,080)89242127-$108,19112
26Desert Code  
E Dubai, 2004
Pop Fizz Clink ($43,442)299-135-$107,61838
27Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Spot N the Line ($28,100)175-123-$106,20986
28Thisnearlywasmine  
Capote, 1994
Fast and Foxy ($96,028)631321$105,76386
29Southern Image  
Halo's Image, 2000
Blazing Image ($21,342)4214-186-$104,53639
30Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Da Don ($57,000)7926283-$103,9645
31Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
Grom ($53,345)25511131$103,25560
32Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Sweets N Treats ($29,760)1354361851$102,5752
33Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Nowhere Man ($60,140)62272521$91,2607
34Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Westshore Road ($36,008)4411-182-$90,30931
35Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Sweet Daddy ($30,634)138396163-$87,4944
36Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Gladhander ($19,560)14749-187-$85,8586
37Good Journey  
Nureyev, 1996
Sandy's Journey ($24,235)3012-115-$85,57622
38Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Into the Future ($30,380)129515142-$85,3973
39Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
Colonel Krenz ($21,000)128491143-$84,0956
40Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Exchanging Blows ($45,024)77224621$82,8117
41Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Judy Judy Judy ($69,950)47181711$82,75621
42Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Conquest Fleetfeet ($32,451)7030-54-$81,9469
43Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Golden Ridge ($23,920)8933284-$80,2483
44Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($27,465)136441176-$79,5714
45The Factor  
War Front, 2008
Porridge ($31,380)55243651$79,4898
46Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($37,200)70251115-$79,1748
47Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Cinque ($23,825)73301127-$79,16710
48Street Hero  
Street Cry, 2006
Tupelo Tide ($32,150)3714175-$77,85320
49Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Stroke ($26,760)80251114-$77,6608
50Peppered Cat  
Tabasco Cat, 2000
Peppered Pro ($26,359)226-154-$74,20770
51Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Elegant Bel ($25,824)83311105-$72,8788
52Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Frensham ($20,845)43131104-$69,4819
53Gotham City  
Saint Ballado, 1998
Melanie Rose ($20,640)105-74-$68,67092
54Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Curly Girly ($32,109)183-72-$68,51943
55Stormin Fever  
Storm Cat, 1994
Adios Pelota ($40,340)2111-64-$68,19333
56Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Timido ($18,840)92361154-$65,3606
57Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
American Aristocat ($41,905)11445283-$64,7364
58Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Forest Mist ($17,160)6425-95-$62,88511
59Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($22,227)258-103-$62,55431
60Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tap It In ($23,228)15249992-$61,9092
61Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Fourth of July ($49,740)6129-42-$61,4734
62Lucky J. H.  
Cee's Tizzy, 2002
A Little Luckier ($22,140)248-72-$60,42338
63Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Z Lucky ($45,198)38151721$60,31115
64Hightail  
Mineshaft, 2010
Dynatail ($60,140)111111$60,14071
65Old Topper  
Gilded Time, 1995
Ain't No Other ($26,680)187-52-$59,47430
66Whatsthescript (IRE)  
Royal Applause, 2004
Mal Verde ($58,879)83-11-$58,87969
67Sidney's Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Perpetrator ($15,610)5727-94-$57,7157
68Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($13,529)357-122-$57,58126
69Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Brother Stuart ($10,200)82181104-$57,2695
70Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Copperplate ($33,004)99375133-$56,9822
71Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Charming Starlet ($19,162)115-73-$56,57842
72Coil  
Point Given, 2008
Thunder's Legacy ($18,717)185-73-$56,46455
73Houseofroyalhearts  
Chester House, 2002
Westley ($56,400)21-11-$56,40094
74Kafwain  
Cherokee Run, 2000
Pray Hard ($29,293)3818-84-$56,03320
75Tapizar  
Tapit, 2008
Tap It All ($30,450)48151331$55,9719
76Trappe Shot  
Tapit, 2007
Big Coulee ($37,425)8327-53-$55,9474
77Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
Shutter Shock ($13,455)194611174-$55,8641
78Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($21,292)42-42-$54,273100
79The Pamplemousse  
Kafwain, 2006
The Grey Mousse ($24,786)205-83-$54,08139
80Tough Game  
Mr. Greeley, 1999
Game Seeker ($22,611)84-63-$53,88179
81Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Administer ($26,000)4210-32-$53,62917
82Golden Balls (IRE)  
Danehill Dancer, 2004
Golden Mamba ($20,040)143-102-$53,28555
83Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Persian King ($23,340)9433-93-$52,1044
84Belong to Me  
Danzig, 1989
Claudia Mae ($46,332)238-41-$52,02726
85Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Sir Samson ($27,117)9328-52-$51,7973
86Mizzen Mast  
Cozzene, 1998
Ezzthetic ($33,240)10424191-$51,2494
87Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
Logan's Moon ($15,790)164624132-$50,5451
88Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Shimmy Tinjo ($19,550)77241114-$47,9657
89Stay Thirsty  
Bernardini, 2008
Mydrinkselection ($16,650)5023-53-$47,4004
90War Chant  
Danzig, 1997
Sky Gem ($18,045)348-64-$47,31123
91Many Rivers  
Storm Cat, 2005
Flying Tee ($12,275)84-83-$46,83067
92North Light (IRE)  
Danehill, 2001
Broadmoor de Light ($12,825)133-82-$46,14572
93Elusive Warning  
Elusive Quality, 2004
Mark Ye Well ($28,800)189-52-$46,08125
94Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Heronetta ($29,355)115-32-$46,03940
95Olympio  
Naskra, 1988
Olympic Jumble ($38,340)53-32-$45,61589
96Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($11,247)9624-134-$45,3645
97Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Sardonic Joe ($22,940)95381112-$45,0922
98Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Surely Sensible ($22,360)6824162-$45,0543
99Forest Command  
Monarchos, 2005
Forbidden Command ($16,090)84-62-$44,75155
100McCann's Mojave  
Memo, 2000
Go Mojave Go ($12,980)269-91-$44,50533
101Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($27,172)6526172-$44,2075
102Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Colleen's Sailor ($16,620)99342103-$44,1313
103Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Tacoma Park ($27,117)93331122-$44,0304
104Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Artie's Mint ($17,455)75161103-$43,8447
105Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Dynamical ($18,625)122412102-$43,8232
106Bob and John  
Seeking the Gold, 2003
Rob and Jon's Girl ($21,105)206-52-$43,44731
107Raven's Pass  
Elusive Quality, 2005
Darkwingsoverdubai ($41,100)63-31-$43,3229
108Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Shimmy ($20,740)5619-102-$42,99412
109Chhaya Dance  
A.P. Indy, 2004
G. G. Ryder ($39,468)72-21-$42,89360
110Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Mega Senna ($20,625)8023-83-$42,1466
111Western Fame  
Gone West, 1992
Infamous Style ($23,370)72-51-$42,09071
112Don'tsellmeshort  
Benchmark, 2001
Don't Keep Time ($8,400)2312-94-$41,90634
113Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Tachi ($17,575)6920183-$41,7166
114Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Yes I Win ($29,760)107424621$41,5603
115Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Strong Resolve ($32,868)6521172-$40,0253
116Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Toomuchisnotenough ($19,725)74-74-$39,300100
117Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
Palatine Hill ($31,560)5019-32-$38,9226
118Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
U S Citizen ($15,420)98331102-$38,3294
119Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Gold Chaser ($14,250)7016352-$38,2442
120Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Anythingscookin ($21,000)8436273-$37,9383
121Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Discreet Glen ($11,100)85251103-$37,9254
122Bushwacker  
Outflanker, 2002
Tupelo Cush ($14,885)154-72-$37,62053
123Atticus  
Nureyev, 1992
Rob's Pal ($27,066)135-62-$37,57133
124First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
If You Like It ($24,750)6923172-$37,5604
125Student Council  
Kingmambo, 2002
Star Student ($20,560)3313182-$37,46810
126Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Souladar ($15,825)4514172-$37,2046
127Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Lucky Me Lucky You ($20,800)9026-73-$36,8372
128Run Away and Hide  
City Zip, 2006
Walt ($21,420)4919-81-$36,4877
129U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Irish Ninja ($11,502)7624-75-$35,9967
130Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Misdeed ($7,500)47121103-$35,8857
131Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Holdthismiss ($15,008)7527-71-$35,8576
132Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
Rephrase ($6,205)6717-114-$35,6249
133Temple City  
Dynaformer, 2005
Infiltration ($10,780)7123193-$35,4844
134Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Petticoat Lane ($16,550)5319-63-$35,4776
135Silic (FR)  
Sillery, 1995
Tomasino ($17,640)81-31-$35,34080
136Cape Blanco (IRE)  
Galileo, 2007
Cape Flattery ($17,220)5817-82-$34,8749
137Three Valleys  
Diesis, 2001
Gratzie (GB) ($34,800)11-11-$34,80039
138Awesome Gambler  
Coronado's Quest, 2004
Crystal Cutie ($6,855)2610-92-$34,71026
139Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
French Tart ($23,868)339-91-$34,60114
140Dixie Chatter  
Dixie Union, 2005
Poker Time ($15,035)2912-72-$34,43517
141Drosselmeyer  
Distorted Humor, 2007
Clara's Dream ($20,685)6322162-$34,3824
142Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Precious Time ($25,540)198241-$34,3627
143Flatter  
A.P. Indy, 1999
Siva ($7,600)118322133-$33,7032
144Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Incline Village ($23,580)8628352-$33,404-
145Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Hurricane Bay ($9,140)7518-103-$33,2925
146Bold Chieftain  
Chief Seattle, 2003
Awe ($8,535)146-82-$32,29132
147Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Tizfit ($18,650)145152-$32,21722
148Kodiak Kowboy  
Posse, 2005
Princess Dinah ($10,220)6218163-$31,9554
149Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Prebill ($12,447)145-81-$31,66738
150Uncle Mo  
Indian Charlie, 2008
Tiffany Case ($15,220)10029481-$31,5741