The Horse Racing Radio Network announced March 24 that it will provide coverage of the March 27 Emirates Airline Dubai World Cup (UAE-I) at Meydan Racecourse.
Coverage of the Dubai World Cup will run from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST, and will be followed by a two hour broadcast of the Louisiana Derby (gr. II) from Fair Ground Racecourse & Slots in New Orleans, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. EST. The Dubai World Cup broadcast, presented by AmWest Entertainment, will be available worldwide with free live streaming on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net. Both broadcasts will be hosted live from Fair Grounds.
“The Dubai World Cup consistently attracts the world’s best horses, and this year’s event holds great significance with the grand opening of Meydan Racecourse,” said HRRN president Mike Penna. “We are extremely excited to partner with AmWest to bring the excitement of World Cup day to our global listening audience. Making our broadcasts available online provides racing fans the opportunity to experience this great event anywhere in the world.”
The Dubai World Cup broadcast will also include live coverage of several stakes on the World Cup undercard. HRRN’s coverage of the Louisiana Derby will also include the New Orleans Handicap (gr. II) and the Mervin Muniz Jr. Handicap (gr. II). Rolly Hoyt will anchor the HRRN coverage along with Eclipse Award winners Jude Feld and Sean Clancy.
A complete HRRN schedule along with broadcast times and affiliate listings can also be found on the HRRN website.