GOODWOOD, England (AP) -- Frankel has extended his unbeaten record to 12 with an impressive victory in the Sussex Stakes at Goodwood.

A crowd of 25,000 saw Frankel take control early on and then extend his lead in the stretch in Wednesday's one-mile race.

Frankel, owned by Prince Khalid Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, was the 1-20 favorite in a field of four. Frankel's second Sussex Stakes win was worth $468,000.

Jockey Tom Queally says "every moment spent on his back is a special moment and today was no different."

Winning trainer Henry Cecil was not at the race. He is undergoing cancer treatment.

Frankel's next start is scheduled to be in the Juddmonte International at York on Aug. 22.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide - from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Seth Davis, and more - delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.