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  • Nahrain

  • Age: 4 (Foaled January 29th, 2008)
  • Sex: Chestnut Filly
  • Breeding: Selkirk - Bahr (Generous)
  • Trainer: R Varian
  • Owner: Sheikh Ahmed Al Maktoum

News Clippings

Roger Varian's dual Group One winner Nahrain has been retired to Darley Stud.

December 7th, 2012

Nahrain has been retired and will stand as a broodmare at Darley Stud.

Nahrain to sport blinkers

October 31st, 2012

Roger Varian is set to equip Nahrain with a set of small blinkers in the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf at Santa Anita on Friday.

Bowl joy for Nahrain

September 29th, 2012

Nahrain was a game winner of the Grade One Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes at Belmont Park on Saturday night.

Varian bemused by Nahrain

August 6th, 2012

Roger Varian admits Nahrain's second disappointing display of the season has left him scratching his head.

Nahrain aimed at Nassau prize

July 24th, 2012

Nahrain is on course to run in the £185,000 Group One Markel Insurance Nassau Stakes at Glorious Goodwood.

Nahrain disappoints Varian

June 24th, 2012

Roger Varian is hoping that there is better to come from Nahrain later in the season after she failed to live up to his expectations at Royal Ascot.

Options open for Opera star

May 16th, 2012

Roger Varian has yet to finalise running plans for his star filly Nahrain who won four successive races last season before signing off at the Breeders' Cup.

Middleton target for Nahrain

April 30th, 2012

Trainer Roger Varian reports that his star filly Nahrain could start off her campaign in the Betfred Middleton Stakes at York on May 17.

Nahrain pleasing Varian

April 17th, 2012

Roger Varian believes his star filly Nahrain is stronger than ever ahead of the new season but won't rush her back into action.

Nahrain set for late return

March 25th, 2012

Roger Varian revealed that he's delighted to have Nahrain back in training and is preparting his smart filly for an end of season campaign.

Perfect Shirl stuns Europeans

November 4th, 2011

Perfect Shirl was a surprise winner of the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf at Churchill Downs with Nahrain second and Misty For Me third.

Unbeaten Nahrain needs more

November 1st, 2011

Roger Varian believes that his unbeaten filly Nahrain needs to improve if she's to retain her unbeaten record in the Filly And Mare Turf on Friday.

Nahrain Breeders' run in the air

October 23rd, 2011

Roger Varian's unbeaten filly Nahrain is still far from certain to contest the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf despite winning the Prix de l'Opera.

Nahrain plans open

October 5th, 2011

Nahrain has come out of her Prix de l'Opera victory well but her future targets remain up in the air.

Breakthrough win for Varian

October 2nd, 2011

Roger Varian saddled his first Group One winner and Frankie Dettori rode his second of the day as Nahrain won the Qatar Prix de l'Opera.

Varian ponders Nahrain route

September 20th, 2011

Roger Varian has given Nahrain a choice of three races as she attempts to stretch her 100% record to four.

Autumn return for Nahrain

August 25th, 2011

Roger Varian hopes to get the unbeaten Nahrain back on the track at some point in September.

Nahrain to miss Nassau

July 25th, 2011

Nahrain will not race in the Group One Markel Insurance Nassau Stakes at Glorious Goodwood on Saturday.

Nahrain is Distaff queen

July 2nd, 2011

Nahrain landed some hefty befts when winning the Coral Distaff at Sandown Park.