What distance did Frankel run?

What distance did Frankel run?

11) The average distance between Frankel and the second placed horses in all his 14 races was 5.4 lengths – approximately 43ft. 12) Frankel was the first horse in 60 years to be a champion at two, three and four years old and only the fourth in 100 years.

Is the racehorse Frankel still alive?

Frankel (foaled 11 February 2008) is a retired champion British Thoroughbred racehorse….Frankel (horse)

Owner Khalid Abdullah
Trainer Henry Cecil
Jockey Tom Queally
Record 14: 14–0–0

Is Frankel the best horse ever?

Frankel is officially the best Flat racehorse in the sport’s recent history, despite being given a final rating of 140, 1lb below the 141 that was given to Dancing Brave for his efforts in 1986. Both horses are owned by the Saudi prince Khalid Abdulla. …

Did Frankel get beaten?

Unbeaten Frankel capped a brilliant career as he overcame testing conditions to claim his 14th consecutive victory in the Champion Stakes. The world’s top-rated racehorse, trained by Sir Henry Cecil, beat Cirrus Des Aigles by a length-and-three-quarters in his final race before being retired to stud.

How many foals has Frankel had?

Since retiring to stud in 2012, Frankel has sired well over 100 foals.

Did Henry Cecil train for the queen?

Describing his approach to training, Cecil told The Daily Telegraph: “I do everything by instinct really, not by the book. I like to think I’ve got a feeling for and understand my horses, that they tell me what to do really.” Cecil was knighted for services to horse racing in the Queen’s 2011 Birthday Honours.

How many foals has Frankel?

Who is Henry Cecil?

Sir Henry Richard Amherst Cecil (11 January 1943 – 11 June 2013) was a British flat racing horse trainer.

Will Sir Henry Cecil’s biography of Frankel be published?

Sir Henry Cecil, the hugely popular trainer of Frankel, has moved to distance himself from a biography to be published this week.

How did Sir Henry Cecil die?

Sir Henry Cecil, who has died of cancer aged 70, was one of the most successful and popular racehorse trainers of the past century.

Does Henry Cecil have a son?

He is survived by Jane; a son, Noel, and daughter, Katie, from his first marriage; and a son, Jake, from his second. Henry Richard Amherst Cecil, racehorse trainer, born 11 January 1943; died 11 June 2013