Nearco - Mumtaz Begum, by Blenheim II
Foaled 1940. 10 s, SW, $15,217. 425 f. 98 SW, 5.16 AEI

Leading Sire in 1955-'56, 1959-'60, 1962
Sire of 98 Stakes Winners (23%), including:
Nashua, Horse of the Year, Champion 2- and 3-year-old
Bold Ruler, Horse of the Year, Champion 3-year-old, Leading Sire eight times
Bald Eagle, Champion handicap horse
Never Bend, Champion 2-year-old, Leading Sire
Never Say Die, Champion 3-year-old in England, Leading Sire
Jaipur, Champion 3-year-old
Nadir, Champion 2-year-old
*Noor, Champion handicap horse
Nasrina, Champion 2-year-old
Leallah, Champion 2-year-old
Additional champions: Bell of All, Musidora, Nearula, *Zucchero

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