Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse
Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY, announced Thursday
it will provide ten hours of live racing coverage this weekend, including
exclusive broadcasts of the $10 million Dubai World Cup, along with a pair of
million dollar Kentucky Derby prep races, the Florida Derby and Louisiana
HRRN's coverage kicks off Saturday morning live from
Gulfstream Park with a special edition of their popular Equine Forum talk show
which airs weekly from 8:00-10:00 a.m. ET on 96.1 FM in Lexington, KY and
streamed live on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net.
network's live race coverage begins Saturday at 11:00 a.m. ET with a three-hour
Dubai World Cup broadcast presented by AmWest Entertainment. In addition to the Group 1 Dubai World
Cup, HRRN will feature five group 1 stakes on the World Cup undercard, the Al
Quoz Sprint (G1), Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1), Dubai Duty Free (G1), and Dubai
Sheema Classic (G1). The UAE Derby
(G1) will be heard on tape delay.
HRRN continues Saturday afternoon with exclusive
coverage of the Grade 1 Florida Derby starting at 3:00 p.m. ET. The broadcast will include the Appleton
(G3) and Gulfstream Oaks (G2).
Sunday's broadcast of the Grade 2 Louisiana Derby will
air from 4:00-6:00 p.m. ET and contain coverage of two Grade 2 races on the
Derby day undercard, the New Orleans Handicap and Mervin H. Muniz Jr. Memorial
Fans can tune-in on select HRRN affiliates as well as on
Sirius satellite radio. Florida
Derby coverage will air on Sirius channel 92, while Sunday's Louisiana Derby
broadcast will be carried on Sirius channel 94. All HRRN shows will also be streamed
live on the HRRN site. A complete
HRRN schedule along with a listing of affiliates and streaming information is
available on the HRRN site.
Mike Penna will anchor the HRRN coverage along with
analysts Jude Feld and Sean Clancy.