When does the Kentucky Derby start in 2021? What TV channel is it on?
The 147th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs will take place on Saturday, May 1st (May 1st, 2021). TV coverage starts at 12:00 noon. ET on NBCSN and switch to NBC at 2:30 p.m. The actual installation is expected at 6:30 p.m. The TV coverage can be streamed live on fuboTV, AT&T TV, Hulu + Live TV and other live TV streaming services.
Dubbed the "Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sport," the Kentucky Derby is the first of three American Triple Crown horse races of the year. It is a Class I race for three year old thoroughbred horses 1.25 miles away and has a purse with a profit of $ 3 million.
Fans are returning this year after Covid-19 resulted in restricted spectator access at the 2020 Kentucky Derby. Safety protocols, including mask use and social distancing, remain in place. According to CBS Sports, Essential Quality is a favorite with a 2: 1 chance of winning.
Here's what you need to know in order to tune in:
What: Kentucky Derby
When: Saturday May 1st
Where: Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky
Time: 2:30 p.m. (race time at 6:57 p.m.)
Channel finder: Verizon Fios, AT&T TV, Comcast Xfinity, Spektrum / Charter, Optimum / Altice, Cox, DIRECTV, Dish.
Live stream *: fuboTV, AT&T TV, Hulu + Live TV
* Channel availability varies by local area network market. Check the streaming service lists.
2021 Kentucky Derby line-up and odds
Here are the 20 horses that will compete in the 2021 Kentucky Derby
Well-known agenda, 6-1Like the king, 50-1Brooklyn Strong, 50-1Keepmeinmind, 50-1Holiness, 50-1O Besos, 20-1Mandaloun, 15-1Medina Spirit, 15-1Hot Rod Charlie, 8-1Midnight Bourbon, 20-1Dynamic One, 20-1Helium, 50-1Hidden supply, 50-1Essential quality, 2-1Rock your world, 5-1King Fury, 20-1Highly motivated, 10-1Super floor, 30-1Soup and sandwich, 30-1Bourbonic, 30-1
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