Coverage Part of HRRN’s Road to the Breeders’ Cup Broadcast Series Presented by Breeders’ Cup
Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY announced Thursday, they will return to Saratoga Race Course this weekend to provide live on-site coverage of Saratoga’s signature weekend beginning Friday with the Grade 1 Personal Ensign followed by the 145th Travers Stakes on Saturday and coverage of New York Showcase day on Sunday. In addition, HRRN will broadcast Del Mar’s TVG Pacific Classic on Sunday evening.
Friday’s coverage begins with the network’s HRRNLive! show at 3:00 p.m. ET which will include a special thirty minute segment dedicated to the Personal Ensign from 5:00 – 5:30 p.m. ET. The broadcast will precede HRRN’s Xpressbet Weekend Stakes Preview Show from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. ET which provides handicapping insight into the weekend’s major stakes races.
On Saturday, HRRN returns with a special Travers day edition of their popular weekly talk show, the Equine Forum, hosted live from Saratoga beginning at 8:00 a.m. ET followed by live coverage of the Ketel One King’s Bishop, the Ballerina and the Travers Stakes from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. ET.
Sunday’s coverage begins at 5:00 p.m. ET with the New York Showcase day stakes before segueing into live coverage of the 24th Pacific Classic from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. ET.
Fans can tune-in throughout North America on SiriusXM satellite radio as well as on various terrestrial affiliates across the country. In addition, the broadcast will be streamed live on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net. The live stream can also be accessed by iPhone and iPad users through the HRRN site.
HRRN’s Personal Ensign, Travers and Pacific Classic broadcasts are part of the network’s Road to the Breeders’ Cup broadcast series presented by Breeders’ Cup. HRRN has provided the national radio broadcast of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships since 2007 and is once again the exclusive radio partner of the Breeders’ Cup. The network will return to Santa Anita with 20 hours of coverage throughout Breeders’ Cup week beginning Tuesday, October 28.
HRRN President Mike Penna will anchor the coverage along with analysts Jude Feld, Anthony Stabile, Sean Feld and Jeff Bloom.
A complete broadcast schedule along with SiriusXM channel information and affiliates can be found on the HRRN site.
The Horse Racing Radio Network is the Eclipse Award winning broadcast organization, providing live radio coverage of many of the sport’s biggest races throughout the year. In 2014, HRRN will broadcast more than 100 stakes races from racetracks across the country, and is the exclusive radio network of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, and provides the national radio broadcast of the Belmont Stakes and Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
In addition, HRRN produces HRRNLive! each Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. A 4-hour show airing 3-7 p.m. ET on SiriusXM featuring racing coverage from across the country and the Final Furlong Show.
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