29 May 2012 Last updated at 17:44

Horse racing from Ascot - Champions Day

Qipco Champions Day, Ascot

  • Venue: Ascot racecourse
  • Date: Saturday 20 October
  • Race times: 13:45-16:45 BST. 16:05 Frankel in Champion Stakes

Coverage: Live on BBC TV and BBC Sport website 1330-1630. Commentaries on BBC Radio 5 live

Clare Balding hosts live coverage of British flat racing's end-of-season championship event that seeks to crown the best horses of 2012.

There are five headline races that will feature some of the world's best horses: sprint, long distance, fillies and mares and mile, culminating in the Champion Stakes that will see Frankel try to extend his unbeaten record to 14 straight victories.

Races in bold on BBC TV and BBC Sport website. Further coverage on BBC Radio 5 live.

13:45 BST Qipco British Champions Long Distance Cup (Group 3, £200,000) Two miles.

14:20 BST British Champions Sprint Stakes (Group 3, £200,000) Six furlongs.

14:55 BST British Champions Fillies and Mares' Stakes (Group 2, £250,000) One mile, four furlongs.

15:30 BST Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (Group 1, £1m) One mile.

16:05 BST Champion Stakes (Group 1, £1.3m) One mile, two furlongs

16:45BST Future Stars Apprentice Handicap Stakes (Class 2, £50,000) Seven furlongs.

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