You might have been following the news around Kentucky Derby 2018. But, have you known the Kentucky Derby time? Or when? Here we are going to give you the complete information about the Kentucky Derby 2018 time and how to catch up with this fantastic moment. This year’s 2018 Kentucky Derby will be the 144th of the annual Run for the Roses at Churchill Downs.
This prestigious horse race is also known as “the Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports”. It will happen on Saturday, May 5. So, the date is around the corner. You will need to reserve your options to watch and witness the spectacular moments in the show or you will miss it. The fantastic race will host 20 horses competing for the $2 million prize. Back then in the last year, the Kentucky Derby hosted the “Japan Road to the Kentucky Derby” to give the opportunities to all horses which based in Japan to enter the race too. This year’s, Kentucky Derby gives the opportunity to the European horses as well.
It is highly anticipated event that you will regret to miss. Here is when, where, and how to catch up with the moments of the 2018 Kentucky Derby live. As usual, the organizer hosts the Kentucky Derby 2018 on the first Saturday in May. This year, it will be on the May 5. Meanwhile, the Kentucky Oaks is also the race that you need to follow if you are diehard fans of Kentucky Derby. It is a race for 3-year-old contenders (the female ones) and will run on Friday, May 4.
|11AM ET||May 1||Post Position Draw||Facebook/Twitter|
|TBA||May 1||Champions Day||TBA|
|4-6: 30 PM ET||May 3||Thurby||NBCSN|
|12-6: 20 PM ET||May 4||Kentucky Oaks 144||NBCSN|
|12-2: 30 PM ET||May 5||Kentucky Derby Undercard||NBCSN|
|2:30-7: 20 PM ET||May 5||Kentucky Derby 144||NBCSN|
Derby is the very first of the Triple Crown race of the year. On May 19, there will be Preakness Stakes following the Kentucky Derby. Then it will continue the festivity with the Belmont Stakes on June 9.
Speaking about the Kentucky Derby 2018 time, the post time will be the 6:34 P.M. ET. But the actual race won’t start until 6:46 P.M. And this will only last for around two minutes. That’s why it is pivotal to check your own time zone. The time difference may apply. Don’t miss the show just because you don’t convert your time. Convert the actual the Kentucky Derby time to your time zone. That will be the key to watch the event witho ut missing.For those who want to watch the Kentucky Derby, you can do it anywhere you want from your favorite screens.
If you are subscribing to NBC, you don’t have to seek elsewhere since you can enjoy it from the NBC’s live TV broadcast. The Derby also provides the live streaming service from the official site of NBC Sports or through its apps. So, if you are planning to watch the Kentucky Derby while on the go, this one is for you.
You could also watch the pre-race coverage that starts at 2:30 PM ET. The NBC Sports Network will also broadcast Derby Access from four to six p.m. on Thursday, May 3. The Kentucky Oaks 144 will happen from 12 – 6.20 PM on Friday, May 4. Not to mention that you may want to catch up with the Kentucky Derby Undercard from 12-2.30 pm on Saturday, May 5. The spectacle is started long before the main event happen.
Who will win the Kentucky Derby? It is a colossal question that happens to most of the folks. You will want to know the finish positions for every single horse who participate in this massive event. The Kentucky Derby is indeed right around the corner. It is also the biggest spectacle of American horse racing. Not to mention that it is also the sport for many folks in the world. It is the first leg of the Triple Crown of the Thoroughbred events.
The Run for the Roses will happen as usual. So, the folks can enjoy the spectacle in the first Saturday of May. This year is Saturday, May 5. you will want to take a note of this information so that you will not be missing the annual running of the Kentucky Oaks.
The 20 horses will be on the field to get the chance to win $2 million as the prize. It is a big spectacle. Don’t miss it! More updates visit: https://kentuckyderbyupdates.com