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

All SurfacesAll-Weather
#StallionChief Earner
(Earnings)
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
RnrsWnrsBT
SWrs
'17 Earnings(%)
1Old Forester  
Forestry, 2001
Honorable Guest ($164,655)9336363182$795,71258
2Court Vision  
Gulch, 2005
Ariel's Vision ($76,303)812314991$444,76553
3Philanthropist  
Kris S., 2001
Westshore Road ($41,598)8832-4813-$443,42152
4Hansen  
Tapit, 2009
Hansenation ($285,000)602322062$435,09438
5Giant's Causeway  
Storm Cat, 1997
Photo Shoot ($86,515)1596423814-$410,15412
6Lucky Pulpit  
Pulpit, 2001
Luckarack ($44,148)12153-4520-$391,83823
7Ghostzapper  
Awesome Again, 2000
Ghost Is Clear ($222,750)1576262151$367,5536
8Tribal Rule  
Storm Cat, 1996
Six Votes ($34,960)1025513015-$355,64523
9Silent Name (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2002
Sea of Silence ($62,461)621313961$324,57753
10Midnight Lute  
Real Quiet, 2003
Where's Dominic ($97,880)13256-1410-$320,70314
11City Zip  
Carson City, 1998
Sonnyandpally ($37,740)2129473412-$301,4217
12Speightstown  
Gone West, 1998
Cummings Road ($66,681)1526971782$294,1327
13Giant Gizmo  
Giant's Causeway, 2004
Drink in My Hand ($55,508)461613391$288,74960
14Milwaukee Brew  
Wild Again, 1997
Milwaukee Flash ($99,766)5816-307-$270,19250
15Where's the Ring  
Seeking the Gold, 1999
Early Ringaling ($35,571)5522-299-$267,92048
16Slew's Tiznow  
Tiznow, 2005
Slew's Arch ($122,000)2191631$251,01356
17Scat Daddy  
Johannesburg, 2004
Sweet Daddy ($37,125)179688297-$248,4375
18Heatseeker (IRE)  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Joy Seeker ($76,526)4719-219-$228,59944
19Kitten's Joy  
El Prado, 2001
Kathy's Kitten ($24,640)2157884410-$222,9474
20Pure Prize  
Storm Cat, 1998
Gambaru ($57,660)1174112991$221,99914
21Broken Vow  
Unbridled, 1997
Outside Nashville ($66,900)117471164-$221,12412
22Candy Ride (ARG)  
Ride the Rails, 1999
Kitten Candy ($86,160)1776563171$212,6273
23Tale of the Cat  
Storm Cat, 1994
Swear ($45,000)1254512410-$201,32712
24English Channel  
Smart Strike, 2002
Eye of the World ($28,080)120454309-$199,05411
25Quality Road  
Elusive Quality, 2006
Long Legacy ($66,383)1346491571$191,9634
26Dialed In  
Mineshaft, 2008
It's Your Nickel ($75,775)65245952$191,42112
27Archarcharch  
Arch, 2008
Gwendoline H ($37,808)13355-179-$190,83210
28Stormy Atlantic  
Storm Cat, 1994
Stroke ($37,511)107402239-$187,27711
29Tiznow  
Cee's Tizzy, 1997
Tiz Point ($95,688)1264742151$185,3836
30To Honor and Serve  
Bernardini, 2008
Hesawreckingball ($95,000)6120-121-$185,07417
31Eskendereya  
Giant's Causeway, 2007
Conquest Pacemaker ($60,000)1165082161$183,1975
32Exchange Rate  
Danzig, 1997
Heza Great Friend ($45,024)1044141781$181,5149
33Papa Clem  
Smart Strike, 2006
Mon Petite ($24,024)8639-248-$181,51118
34Colonel John  
Tiznow, 2005
Colonel Krenz ($26,599)178801228-$176,4957
35Society's Chairman  
Not Impossible, 2003
Code Warrior ($83,929)1051841$174,26184
36Majestic Warrior  
A.P. Indy, 2005
Utmost Intensity ($75,074)179693278-$172,1656
37Marino Marini  
Storm Cat, 2000
Marino's Wild Cat ($25,665)6732-2411-$171,35235
38Northern Afleet  
Afleet, 1993
Rascality ($63,946)1355742281$167,1446
39Sky Mesa  
Pulpit, 2000
Tacoma Park ($31,283)1275042171$164,5678
40Vronsky  
Danzig, 1999
Volkonsky ($32,524)53241187-$160,90012
41Comic Strip  
Red Ransom, 1995
Spot N the Line ($29,600)2110-157-$157,86763
42Distorted Humor  
Forty Niner, 1993
Robie the Cat ($40,120)103463147-$153,9744
43Gio Ponti  
Tale of the Cat, 2005
Meow ($23,825)113521248-$152,86010
44Ministers Wild Cat  
Deputy Minister, 2000
Life No Parole ($55,345)71411147-$152,59514
45Tapit  
Pulpit, 2001
Tap It In ($55,778)18773131551$152,2182
46Parading  
Pulpit, 2003
Blew by Too ($77,711)823211541$151,21015
47Lemon Drop Kid  
Kingmambo, 1996
Kid Chic ($33,200)153461238-$149,4157
48Thorn Song  
Unbridled's Song, 2003
Continental Song ($24,906)5520-276-$149,40234
49Marchfield  
A.P. Indy, 2004
Greenfield ($38,511)3110-165-$144,49353
50Southern Image  
Halo's Image, 2000
Valorem ($27,520)5321-206-$140,83133
51Desert Code  
E Dubai, 2004
Pop Fizz Clink ($43,442)3411-165-$139,68031
52Run Away and Hide  
City Zip, 2006
Are You Kidding Me ($58,638)7933-173-$137,73112
53Kitalpha  
Mr. Prospector, 1999
Kay War ($55,749)452111081$136,42223
54Arch  
Kris S., 1995
Brother Stuart ($42,788)106363168-$135,5456
55Congrats  
A.P. Indy, 2000
Chas the Man ($19,560)187781318-$135,2186
56Tizway  
Tiznow, 2005
Cinque ($27,139)1004421810-$135,07410
57Afleet Alex  
Northern Afleet, 2002
Electric Dragon ($38,552)9746-105-$133,0338
58Malibu Moon  
A.P. Indy, 1997
Logan's Moon ($44,398)208916203-$132,7153
59Flower Alley  
Distorted Humor, 2002
Do the Math ($54,818)11444-174-$132,5088
60U S Ranger  
Danzig, 2004
Irish Ninja ($35,037)10041-2010-$132,23814
61Twirling Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Nowhere Man ($60,140)82475731$131,8626
62Street Boss  
Street Cry, 2004
Da Don ($57,000)110424124-$129,4215
63Victor's Cry  
Street Cry, 2005
Cry Havoc ($21,614)3412-246-$127,44249
64Artie Schiller  
El Prado, 2001
Safari Artie ($18,363)125332266-$125,03010
65Good Journey  
Nureyev, 1996
Sandy's Journey ($31,435)3816-136-$124,97220
66Lookin At Lucky  
Smart Strike, 2007
Lucky Pinot ($21,025)11451-188-$124,4654
67Thisnearlywasmine  
Capote, 1994
Anita Marie ($104,608)631421$123,82386
68Into Mischief  
Harlan's Holiday, 2005
Into the Future ($34,059)172857213-$123,0153
69Midshipman  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Naval Gazer ($55,368)93361143-$122,6149
70Street Cry (IRE)  
Machiavellian, 1998
Supreme Commander ($55,740)7438-106-$122,3936
71Unusual Heat  
Nureyev, 1990
Mojave Desert ($36,192)81311173-$122,2488
72Shackleford  
Forestry, 2008
Shacklefords Lady ($72,447)733321051$119,4086
73Elusive Quality  
Gone West, 1993
Strong Resolve ($76,722)84281133-$116,9707
74Peppered Cat  
Tabasco Cat, 2000
Peppered Pro ($30,571)2710-186-$116,53955
75Harlan's Holiday  
Harlan, 1999
New York Holiday ($16,755)241972347-$114,7742
76Pleasantly Perfect  
Pleasant Colony, 1998
So Elite ($37,200)93371186-$114,5398
77Sidney's Candy  
Candy Ride, 2007
Perpetrator ($26,802)8438-185-$111,5899
78Tannersmyman  
Lord Carson, 1998
Curly Girly ($34,215)249-94-$111,23033
79Bernardini  
A.P. Indy, 2003
Present Course ($61,500)1194041541$110,8163
80In Summation  
Put It Back, 2003
Puntrooskie ($66,521)7832-93-$110,57414
81Summer Bird  
Birdstone, 2006
Birdatthewire ($61,650)653021251$110,4035
82McCann's Mojave  
Memo, 2000
Go Mojave Go ($53,980)2913-104-$110,35746
83Dunkirk  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Judy Judy Judy ($73,910)702811331$109,45916
84Divine Park  
Chester House, 2004
Arkle Park ($29,120)76363195-$108,9628
85Pioneerof the Nile  
Empire Maker, 2006
Conquest Top Gun ($33,637)115352124-$108,8694
86Leonnatus Anteas  
Stormy Atlantic, 2004
D's Double Eagle ($25,325)196-123-$108,69578
87Niigon  
Unbridled, 2001
Uncatchable Fire ($30,325)268-162-$108,45545
88Forestry  
Storm Cat, 1996
Iker ($33,360)9134-156-$106,13911
89Coil  
Point Given, 2008
Thunder's Legacy ($45,020)249-74-$104,19455
90Strut the Stage  
Theatrical, 1998
Major Production ($40,912)245-143-$102,93963
91Chhaya Dance  
A.P. Indy, 2004
G. G. Ryder ($99,468)721211$102,89366
92Spring At Last  
Silver Deputy, 2003
Timefadesthepages ($12,646)114411226-$101,0948
93Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  
Candy Stripes, 2000
Prince Cheval ($20,625)107451177-$100,2438
94Saffir  
Unbridled, 2002
Millioninthemaking ($27,506)289-194-$99,86156
95Yes It's True  
Is It True, 1996
Yes It's Persia ($32,523)1316641421$99,6435
96Wando  
Langfuhr, 2000
Run to the Bank ($31,875)184-111-$99,58860
97Langfuhr  
Danzig, 1992
Shimmy Tinjo ($19,775)106411177-$98,7658
98Big Brown  
Boundary, 2005
Victory Bringer ($25,824)110421156-$98,1826
99The Factor  
War Front, 2008
Lakota Luke ($31,380)723831161$97,5346
100Curlin  
Smart Strike, 2004
Copperplate ($44,654)124556173-$97,1412
101First Samurai  
Giant's Causeway, 2003
Samurai Zip ($24,750)92362115-$95,5836
102Hat Trick (JPN)  
Sunday Silence, 2001
Thrice Nice ($27,219)9028-193-$95,2808
103Square Eddie  
Smart Strike, 2006
Frensham ($26,600)53182114-$95,0069
104Hold Me Back  
Giant's Causeway, 2006
Withalittlehope ($44,191)10340-144-$94,0007
105Road Ruler  
Unbridled's Song, 2002
Three Cat Rules ($22,586)3112-153-$92,24631
106Bring the Heat  
In Excess, 1998
Hollarforadollar ($22,980)3115-106-$91,99328
107Warrior's Reward  
Medaglia d'Oro, 2006
Persian King ($23,340)121551215-$91,9555
108Old Topper  
Gilded Time, 1995
Ain't No Other ($37,909)2711-64-$91,47931
109Spaniard  
Candy Ride, 2006
Lyla Lorraine ($25,319)155-123-$91,24867
110Fort Prado  
El Prado, 2001
Afortable ($24,320)6123-205-$90,91420
111Zensational  
Unbridled's Song, 2006
Z Lucky ($45,198)542911241$88,53011
112Kodiac (GB)  
Danehill, 2001
Grizzel (IRE) ($88,295)521111$88,2955
113Smart Strike  
Mr. Prospector, 1992
Butterfly Strike ($31,743)118393133-$87,8133
114Biondetti  
Bernardini, 2008
Lady Racer ($39,793)3820-63-$87,64819
115Signature Red  
Bernstein, 2006
Red Chill ($45,601)103-91-$87,41475
116Proud Citizen  
Gone West, 1999
U S Citizen ($15,420)119562164-$86,1325
117Stroll  
Pulpit, 2000
Bartbaalu ($34,327)62222134-$84,67013
118Sligo Bay (IRE)  
Sadler's Wells, 1998
Demawatchmi ($21,771)3412-143-$84,36636
119War Chant  
Danzig, 1997
He's Dann Good ($18,045)4513-126-$82,94918
120Kentucky Bear  
Mr. Greeley, 2005
Bear Hunter ($14,840)259-173-$82,25846
121Hard Spun  
Danzig, 2004
Dynamical ($18,625)144644185-$82,2512
122Cowboy Cal  
Giant's Causeway, 2005
Tachi ($33,980)85351133-$81,8687
123Street Hero  
Street Cry, 2006
Tupelo Tide ($32,150)5019185-$79,65313
124Bluegrass Cat  
Storm Cat, 2003
Hedonemewrongsong ($41,905)157652123-$79,5263
125Ready's Image  
More Than Ready, 2005
Rephrase ($10,008)8739-188-$79,0529
126Raven's Pass  
Elusive Quality, 2005
Darkwingsoverdubai ($44,379)65-43-$79,00110
127Bellamy Road  
Concerto, 2002
Reigning Catfish ($32,900)12155-163-$78,8394
128Gotham City  
Saint Ballado, 1998
Melanie Rose ($20,640)125-84-$78,57088
129Stormin Fever  
Storm Cat, 1994
Van Lier ($40,340)3118-95-$78,46326
130Bernstein  
Storm Cat, 1997
Little B Rosson ($29,000)5420-103-$76,55615
131Roman Ruler  
Fusaichi Pegasus, 2002
Palatine Hill ($33,753)6328-53-$76,2507
132North Light (IRE)  
Danehill, 2001
Red Lite Nite ($14,787)235-152-$75,77761
133Awesome Again  
Deputy Minister, 1994
Matar ($25,441)98322122-$75,4964
134Not Bourbon  
Not Impossible, 2005
Blow Over ($25,320)227-132-$75,45635
135Indygo Shiner  
A.P. Indy, 1998
Shimmy ($20,740)76331154-$74,42311
136Henrythenavigator  
Kingmambo, 2005
Fancy Henry ($21,646)5719-132-$73,1176
137Belong to Me  
Danzig, 1989
Paddybdancing ($46,332)3515-102-$72,61617
138Rebellion (GB)  
Mozart, 2003
Rebel Lioness ($54,994)14411011$72,20261
139Include  
Broad Brush, 1997
With Benefits ($29,963)99473124-$71,9943
140Street Sense  
Street Cry, 2004
Street Tail ($25,600)87372133-$70,5443
141Cherokee Rap  
Cherokee Run, 2001
Nagys Piggy Bank ($32,190)2012183-$70,52012
142Sky Conqueror  
Sky Classic, 2002
Conquer the Sky ($43,065)173-81-$70,02458
143Majesticperfection  
Harlan's Holiday, 2006
Pretty Perfection ($22,535)85432102-$69,5745
144Cape Blanco (IRE)  
Galileo, 2007
Cape Flattery ($17,220)9031-183-$68,7869
145Unbridled's Song  
Unbridled, 1993
Incline Village ($23,805)107424112-$68,589-
146Roi Charmant  
Evansville Slew, 2001
Charming Starlet ($19,162)117-85-$68,49141
147Limehouse  
Grand Slam, 2001
Limestone ($16,550)7129-145-$68,4237
148Globalize  
Summer Squall, 1997
Panda Power ($21,958)94-73-$67,92874
149Mast Track  
Mizzen Mast, 2004
Iron Shore ($33,128)203-91-$66,78161
150Tapizar  
Tapit, 2008
Tap It All ($30,450)63231641$66,6767