SiriusXM To Cover Preakness Stakes
May 14, 2015 at 12:31 PM (PT)
SIRIUSXM will broadcast the PREAKNESS STAKES live from PIMLICO RACE COURSE in BALTIMORE, MD, the second leg of thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown, this SATURDAY, MAY 16th, with KENTUCKY DERBY winner AMERICAN PHAROAH's attempt to repeat his victory.
NBC SPORTS RADIO will present two hours of live coverage from 5p-7p (ET), produced in partnership with HORSE RACING RADIO NETWORK (HRRN), and WESTWOOD ONE
SIRIUSXM listeners will hear the live broadcast of the event (post-time approximately 6:18p ET) on SIRIUSXM SPORTSZONE, channel 92 on satellite radios, on the SIRIUSXM app and online at SiriusXM.com. HRRN’s MIKE PENNA will anchor the coverage along with analysts JUDE FELD and JEFF BLOOM, with SEAN CLANCY providing paddock commentary and interviews. NBC SPORTS NETWORK’s race-caller LARRY COLLMUS will provide the live PREAKNESS call.
Leading up to the race, SIRIUSXM’s horse racing talk shows will provide listeners with daily news and analysis.
"At The Races with STEVE BYK airs every weekday from 6a-10a (ET), featuring daily interviews with handicapping experts and trainers and an in-depth look at the field. (SIRIUS channel 220, XM channel 206 and channel 964 on the SIRIUSXM app.)
On SATURDAY, HRRN’s "Equine Forum" show airs live from PIMLICO from 8a-10a (ET) with live interviews and insight into the PREAKNESS STAKES (SIRIUSXM SPORTS ZONE, channel 92 on satellite radios and on the SIRIUSXM app).
It will be followed by a special edition of "Down The Stretch," hosted by DAVE JOHNSON and BILL FINLEY, starting at 10a (ET). Acclaimed track announcer JOHNSON and FINLEY will provide listeners with day-of news and pre-race analysis, while interviewing jockeys, trainers and owners.
SIRIUSXM will broadcast all three races of the TRIPLE CROWN in 2015.