Frankel

Frankel

The fastest sire to 50 Group winners in history and Champion Sire in 2021

  • 2008 b h Galileo - Kind (Danehill)
  • 16.1hh (1.65m) To stud 2013
  • 2022 fee: £200,000 1st Oct SLF

Summary

  • Champion sire in Great Britain and Ireland in 2021 - The first time a British-based sire has been crowned Champion sire since Mill Reef 34 years ago.
  • World class, the world over. An incredible 11% Group winners to runners and 16% blacktype winners to runners
  • Sire of 23 Gr.1 winners, including Classic winners AnapurnaLogicianSoul Stirring, 2021 Derby and King George VI and Queen Elizabeth winner Adayar and 2021 Irish Derby, Grand Prix de Paris and St Leger winner Hurricane Lane, 2022 Irish 1000 Guineas winner Homeless Songs, 2022 Prix de Diane winner Nashwa and 2022 Irish Derby winner Westover. In addition he has sired 2011 Coronation Stakes winner Inspiral, 2021 Australian Oaks winner Hungry Heart, 2021 Falmouth Stakes winner Snow Lantern, dual European Champion Cracksman, triple Gr.1 winner Alpinista, and 2YO Gr.1 winners Wild Beauty, Quadrilateral, Grenadier Guards, and 2021 J J Atkins winner Converge
  • Already the sire of 21 individual stakes winners in 2022 and currently the leading sire in Europe by three-year-old stakes winners (13)

Key metrics

Group 1 Winners

23

Group 1 Performers

41

Group Winners (NH)

59

Stakes Winners (SH)

9

Blacktype Performers (NH)

147

Blacktype Performers (SH)

13

Group Winners To Runners (NH)

11%

Blacktype Performers To Runners (SH)

22%

Blacktype Performers To Runners (NH)

28%

Average winning distance of progeny

9.4f

NH = Northern Hemisphere.  SH = Southern Hemisphere