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 July 1, 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 ($68,341)10232-7018-$744,54568
2Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Rob the Cradle ($99,489)10427174141$711,35564
3Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($143,259)7230142181$693,47866
4Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
French Romance ($92,796)5020339122$560,91165
5Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Nolangrant'skitten ($282,000)1956773471$422,1639
6Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Trend ($258,791)631233741$399,29644
7Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($99,201)461223592$386,67375
8Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($161,713)15470425111$371,86710
9Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Big Daddy Bill ($57,600)712713671$345,96042
10City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Valiant City ($41,164)2089073710-$342,6757
11Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Lady Scatterley ($94,000)1857362281$317,4107
12Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($39,762)6833-2612-$294,76547
13Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Thinking of Girls ($152,968)1245861761$287,3418
14Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($27,370)1294114818-$286,5164
15Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($37,408)4013-318-$285,99870
16Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($28,272)1154313416-$272,05719
17Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Private Reserve ($57,874)2310-197-$256,61386
18Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Long Legacy ($180,000)109504831$244,3288
19Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
C J's Prize ($79,800)1114911871$235,30314
20Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Circle Unbroken ($56,200)12448124101$227,57013
21Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Rusted Through ($73,548)2714-136-$226,76658
22Bertrando  
Skywalker, 1989
Nahem ($61,828)40201158-$215,72633
23Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Where's Dominic ($40,785)11155-1811-$213,64811
24Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Beyond Smart ($64,290)1315541341$206,7775
25Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Hittheroadrunning ($28,105)894042811-$205,4459
26Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Tainted Paint ($85,405)501921262$204,79626
27Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Bobby ($42,030)151371337-$193,0529
28Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Che Che ($51,246)3315-176-$190,82641
29Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($37,237)157552247-$182,1477
30Tiz Wonderful  
Tiznow, 2004
Tiz for Tat ($73,950)1266042161$182,0897
31Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
M One ($70,209)210825196-$180,5734
32Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Saratoga Boy ($68,199)215-174-$175,53591
33Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($53,305)47213217-$175,27416
34Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Wish Keeper ($27,600)1505732610-$174,4595
35Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($26,920)7033-2311-$171,87022
36Put It Back  
Honour and Glory, 1998
Put to the Test ($118,493)853611741$163,31214
37Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Really Stormy ($38,930)127441265-$162,88610
38Medaglia d'Oro  
El Prado, 1999
Northern Hammer ($58,324)121489155-$155,6973
39Any Given Saturday  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Brother Pat ($46,620)131481198-$154,7755
40U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Open Range ($31,310)11136-2610-$154,19616
41Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Rascality ($38,495)1547322171$151,8006
42Stephen Got Even  
A.P. Indy, 1996
Don't Get Even ($58,431)1345612361$150,36810
43Two Step Salsa  
Petionville, 2005
Bonita's Gift ($43,500)61251135-$150,14918
44Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Candy for Debbie ($31,730)20291102761$149,7673
45Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Amanda Renee ($78,243)973121751$149,04511
46Run Away and Hide  
City Zip, 2006
Are You Kidding Me ($92,124)54173722$145,65921
47Tizbud  
Cee's Tizzy, 1999
Spud Spivens ($46,480)31122115-$144,40233
48Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Joy Seeker ($50,714)35111154-$141,34127
49Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Strut the Course ($47,605)318-214-$139,15457
50Don'tsellmeshort  
Benchmark, 2001
No Ez Money ($34,060)4419-176-$138,47044
51Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Lighthouse Sound ($21,860)13852-266-$138,2257
52Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Safety Valve ($28,200)123462226-$137,5235
53Trapper  
Iron Cat, 2000
Trappers Magic ($74,800)72-52-$137,42098
54Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Brooklyn Legend ($26,000)201865225-$137,3543
55Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Heroically ($26,500)188676344-$137,0523
56Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Game Ball ($39,362)150504276-$136,7026
57Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Runaway Dan ($49,092)80301196-$136,67218
58Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Silent Hill ($21,246)4013-214-$135,06739
59Leonnatus Anteas  
Stormy Atlantic, 2004
Athenian Guard ($21,969)236-173-$134,69661
60Bold Executive  
Bold Ruckus, 1984
Cusack ($66,859)297-141-$134,31358
61Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
New York Holiday ($13,000)205824328-$133,6224
62Sharp Humor  
Distorted Humor, 2003
Meloveda ($57,600)1104121751$133,3819
63Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($88,251)94-81-$132,39453
64Cactus Ridge  
Hennessy, 2001
Bowdrie ($89,723)55212621$131,79916
65Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Nevrmesswithrichie ($42,196)43212115-$131,28617
66English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Eye of the World ($33,900)109343245-$130,5408
67Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Arch Kisser ($32,800)75302195-$128,75010
68Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Bold Curlin ($31,189)138635205-$128,6172
69Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
October Song ($29,793)93391206-$128,6006
70Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
No Silent ($20,866)4111-153-$127,63731
71Mobil  
Langfuhr, 2000
Lucky Melissa ($43,156)297-171-$126,68755
72Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
He'saruler ($37,435)3910-223-$125,14150
73Lonhro (AUS)  
Octagonal, 1998
Holding Gold ($47,073)3412185-$120,99318
74Red Giant  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Perfect Puma ($109,995)33111711$117,83018
75Grand Slam  
Gone West, 1995
Grand Old Game ($70,462)943521721$117,37711
76Cowtown Cat  
Distorted Humor, 2004
Calgary Cat ($75,373)70291521$116,44812
77Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear's Romeo ($59,198)18511121$115,51962
78Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tapanna ($40,000)2007912165-$114,5301
79Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Gunyon ($40,245)218-145-$113,64147
80Bold n' Flashy  
Bold Ruckus, 1989
Dr. Harkness ($51,428)199-123-$113,58468
81Decarchy  
Distant View, 1997
Sourdough Sam ($30,600)5522-155-$112,08816
82McCann's Mojave  
Memo, 2000
Wings of Mojave ($29,120)3815-156-$111,39037
83Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Ange Grise ($47,415)107452214-$110,4897
84Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Bluegrass Annie ($30,000)913731341$108,5898
85Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Streethomealabama ($38,640)138554115-$108,0104
86More Than Ready  
Southern Halo, 1997
Class Ready ($37,939)138555192-$107,3073
87Grazen  
Benchmark, 2006
Grayden ($53,100)28142114-$106,66814
88Stormin Fever  
Storm Cat, 1994
Van Lier ($25,182)4619-115-$104,51622
89Rock Hard Ten  
Kris S., 2001
Utopian ($17,085)8933-209-$102,76612
90Macho Uno  
Holy Bull, 1998
Bella Muchacha ($37,085)96351185-$102,3987
91Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($33,800)3410-166-$102,20445
92Many Rivers  
Storm Cat, 2005
Flying Tee ($35,533)125-74-$100,01285
93Latent Heat  
Maria's Mon, 2003
Unbridled Fire ($19,200)80382137-$99,61411
94Alphabet Soup  
Cozzene, 1991
Big Cup of Soup ($33,872)4412-132-$99,09931
95Discreet Cat  
Forestry, 2003
Romancemediscretly ($21,780)122464214-$98,7805
96Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Limestone ($37,242)763011831$98,28310
97Offlee Wild  
Wild Again, 2000
Franklin County ($24,585)84311196-$98,27613
98Old Fashioned  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Granny's Drink ($28,080)8646-176-$97,6669
99Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($15,275)139592177-$97,2914
100Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Close to the Edge ($32,025)134512145-$95,4445
101Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Stroll With Me ($30,585)65291174-$95,30410
102Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebellion On Tap ($40,607)245-152-$95,23265
103Nobiz Like Shobiz  
Albert the Great, 2004
Aprettyunderstudy ($56,522)532641341$95,21811
104Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Breaking Lucky ($36,850)8937193-$94,9776
105Purim  
Dynaformer, 2002
Wish to Opine ($25,715)52201176-$94,91115
106Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
R Fast Cat ($28,958)177752204-$94,6364
107Munnings  
Speightstown, 2006
Strawbridge ($24,882)88486115-$94,3834
108Not Bourbon  
Not Impossible, 2005
Blow Over ($22,789)2710-153-$93,49938
109Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Classy Al ($20,800)13457-194-$93,0075
110Wildcat Heir  
Forest Wildcat, 2000
What a Wildcat ($20,400)171721175-$91,8354
111Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
Citizen John ($43,642)110462172-$90,1405
112Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Ezio ($28,830)732711351$89,5074
113El Corredor  
Mr. Greeley, 1997
Awfully Sinful ($21,723)6224-156-$88,94315
114Singing Saint  
El Prado, 2004
Mighty Aggie ($52,987)2251133-$87,73337
115Fusaichi Pegasus  
Mr. Prospector, 1997
Inazuma ($21,085)113522165-$87,5115
116Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Arkle Park ($23,800)77401157-$87,2638
117Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Charming Starlet ($41,460)132-92-$87,09761
118Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Miss Forty Niner ($21,987)100464134-$87,0394
119Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Oh My Todd ($24,200)121412176-$86,5436
120Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Heywoods ($27,488)116383152-$86,0253
121War Cry  
Unbridled, 2002
Warbred ($25,338)245-144-$85,63680
122Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($14,128)76393124-$85,5945
123Street Hero  
Street Cry, 2006
Stylish in Black ($60,000)47221721$85,40813
124Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Big Brown Brookski ($24,538)108462163-$85,2485
125Sky Conqueror  
Sky Classic, 2002
Playmetheblues ($24,442)143-103-$85,17678
126Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($30,090)10535-184-$85,1046
127Skimming  
Nureyev, 1996
Mah Gellin ($63,258)209122-$84,70831
128Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
World Record ($25,983)110453174-$83,8714
129Southern Image  
Halo's Image, 2000
Big Man in Black ($25,578)60321154-$83,79211
130Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Abra ($47,442)9337-161-$82,9144
131Smarty Jones  
Elusive Quality, 2001
I'll Show Them ($39,000)7227-113-$82,7677
132Master Command  
A.P. Indy, 2002
Porter Central ($71,022)2713-52-$82,14726
133Successful Appeal  
Valid Appeal, 1996
High Stakes ($20,400)92422165-$82,1095
134Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Bossy Babe ($17,475)108362155-$81,8323
135Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Reigning Catfish ($38,260)145605195-$81,5053
136Peppered Cat  
Tabasco Cat, 2000
China Prince ($18,105)258-193-$81,16139
137Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Cabbage ($20,930)59251143-$80,7138
138Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Funny Bunny ($39,810)8041-113-$80,0307
139Desert Code  
E Dubai, 2004
Diamond Man ($21,060)3514-145-$79,87122
140Haynesfield  
Speightstown, 2006
Brerry ($58,710)52202921$79,60210
141Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
My Boy Chisum ($39,240)88324152-$77,5916
142Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
Rephrase ($28,600)9539-133-$75,7137
143Footstepsinthesand (GB)  
Giant's Causeway, 2002
Sunset Knoll (IRE) ($60,000)552321$75,3803
144Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Snickerboxer ($72,056)84281611$75,3207
145Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
River Lemon ($11,400)148635214-$74,6002
146Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Brother Stuart ($19,200)10235-146-$74,4355
147Bold Chieftain  
Chief Seattle, 2003
Miss Veeto ($24,891)94-73-$74,06356
148Kantharos  
Lion Heart, 2008
Grecian Lady ($30,000)57294731$74,0084
149Showing Up  
Strategic Mission, 2003
Showmethetouch ($17,894)218-144-$73,24652
150Lucky J. H.  
Cee's Tizzy, 2002
A Little Luckier ($23,020)279-124-$73,18433