Frankel makes first retirement appearance

Racing superstar Frankel made his first public appearance since retiring to stud at Banstead Manor near Newmarket today.

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Frankel to help produce new generation of champions

Frankel takes a bow Credit: Donovan Blake

Frankel made his first post-retirement public appearance.

Of those selected to meet Frankel 33 have either won a group/grade 1 race or produced a winner of that status.

Frankel's final breeding programme for his first season at stud is still being finalised but his stallion duties will take place from February to June 2013.


Frankel out to stud

The world's highest-rated racehorse Frankel makes his first outing as a stud today following his final victory at Ascot last month.

Frankel has retired to Newmarket

He retired to Newmarket after winning all 14 of his races. Breeders wanting foals from him will have to pay a stud fee of a hundred and twenty five thousand pounds.


Frankel took historic race in his stride

Frankel the four year old colt trained at Henry Cecil's stable in Newmarket stormed past the rest of the field at Ascot to win the Champion Stakes with millions watching around the world.

His unbeaten record plus the manner of his wins has resulted in speculation that not only is Frankel the greatest racehorse ever but that his stud value could now be worth over £100m.

Teddy Grimthorpe, Racing Manager for Frankel's owner Prince Khalid Abdullah explains how the wonder horse is settling in to his new life after racing.

Fans say goodbye to Frankel

Superhorse Frankel appeared before his home crowd in Newmarket today. After 13 wins from 13 starts he's earned £2.3m in prize money and become the highest rated racehorse in the world.

Soon he'll go to stud where he's expected to earn £100m.

Today his fans in Newmarket got their chance to say goodbye.

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