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Nijinsky II(1967)Northern Dancer- Flaming Page By Bull Page. 5x5 To Phalaris And Selene. 13 Starts 11 Wins 2 Seconds. $677,117.  Became England's 15th Triple Crown Winner In 1970 In More Than 200 Years. England 1970 Horse Of The Year. Leading Sire In Eng. And Ire. In 1976. U.S. Leading Broodmare Sire In 1993 And 1994.

Nijinsky II: Inducted in Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame in he was first English Triple Crown winner (St. Leger, Two Thousand Guineas, Epsom Derby) in 35 years; was Europe's Horse of the Year in 1970 and was syndicated for a then world-record million

Khorassan(1947)Big Game- Naishapur By Nearco. 3x3 To Blenheim II, 4x5x5 To White Eagle. 7 Starts 2 Wins 1 Second. Classic Trial S(Eng), Dee S(Eng).

Khorassan(1947)Big Game- Naishapur By Nearco. 3x3 To Blenheim II, 4x5x5 To White Eagle. 7 Starts 2 Wins 1 Second. Classic Trial S(Eng), Dee S(Eng).

MAN O' WAR

Another one of the most famous racehorses of all time was the sire of Seabiscuits rival War Admiral, the famed Man o' War. Man o' Wa.

Hawaii Record	28: 21-2-3 Earnings	US$371,292 Major wins East Rand Juvenile Stakes (1966) African Breeders' Plate (1966) Chairman's Handicap (1967) South African Guineas (1967) Royal Reserve Guineas (1967) Derby Trial Stakes (1967) Clairwood Winter Handicap (1967) Clairwood Anniversary Plate (1967) Cape Mellow-Good Guineas (1967) Transvaal Spring Champion Stakes (1968) United Nations Handicap (1969) Man o' War Stakes (1969) Bernard Baruch Handicap (1969) Stars and Stripes Handicap (1969)

South African Thoroughbred Horse Racing and Breeding

Tudor Melody(1956)Tudor Minstrel- Matelda By Dante. 4x4 To Gainsborough & Pharos, 5x5 To Phalaris, Scapa Flow & Sundridge. 5x5x5 To Dark Ronald. 23 Starts 7 Wins 1 Second 5 Thirds. $29,469. Won Chelsam S (Eng), Prince Of Wales S(Eng). Champion 2 YO In England.  Very Good Sire With Several Important Sons In Europe. Died In 1978.

Tudor Melody(1956)Tudor Minstrel- Matelda By Dante. 4x4 To Gainsborough & Pharos, 5x5 To Phalaris, Scapa Flow & Sundridge. 5x5x5 To Dark Ronald. 23 Starts 7 Wins 1 Second 5 Thirds. $29,469. Won Chelsam S (Eng), Prince Of Wales S(Eng). Champion 2 YO In England. Very Good Sire With Several Important Sons In Europe. Died In 1978.

Roberto wins the Benson and Hedges Cup at York, handing Brigadier Gerard his only loss.

As Frankel heads to York Joe Mercer recalls the day Brigadier Gerard first tasted defeat

Joe Mercer had every reason to feel confident as he cantered to post on Brigadier Gerard for the 1972 Benson & Hedges Gold Cup at York.

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Roberto (USA) 1969 (Hail To Reason-Bramalea), winner of the 1972 Epsom Derby and ancestral sire of Zenyatta, winner of 19 consecutive races

Halo 1969-2000

Halo 1969 by Hail To Reason and Cosmah - sired two Kentucky Derby Winners Sunny's Halo 1983 and Sunday Silence 1989 - Grand sire for 2000 Fusaichi Pegasus

Windy Sands(1957)Your Host- Samoa Winds By Polynesian. 4x5 To Selene & Gainsborough, 5x5 To Prince Palatine. 64 Starts 13 Wins 12 Seconds 17 Thirds. $196,295. Lake And Flowers H, San Diego H, Cortez H. Died In 1980.

Windy Sands(1957)Your Host- Samoa Winds By Polynesian. 4x5 To Selene & Gainsborough, 5x5 To Prince Palatine. 64 Starts 13 Wins 12 Seconds 17 Thirds. $196,295. Lake And Flowers H, San Diego H, Cortez H. Died In 1980.

His Majesty Sired 50 Stakes Winners Including Majesty's Prince, Mehmet, Country Pine, Tight Spot, And Pleasant Colony(Won 1981 Ky. Derby And Preakness). His Daughters Rayzana(Danehill) And Ribbon (Risen Star) Produced Two Of The Better Horses Of This Generation.

His Majesty Sired 50 Stakes Winners Including Majesty's Prince, Mehmet, Country Pine, Tight Spot, And Pleasant Colony(Won 1981 Ky. Derby And Preakness). His Daughters Rayzana(Danehill) And Ribbon (Risen Star) Produced Two Of The Better Horses Of This Generation.

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