Another of Frankel's children won first time out on Friday. And, for once, his progeny won at a decent price. His colt called Eminent was backed in from 12/1 to 6/1 and won the opener at Newmarket by two and three quarter lengths.
The initial price will have put off some punters (including this one). But we were wrong to avoid him simply because of the price. The horse doesn't know his price, does he? And it is always worth putting ahead of the price the pedigree of the newcomer. And a pedigree comes no better . . .
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