Anne M. Eberhardt

HRRN, TVG to Offer Preakness Week Coverage

The coverage begins May 13 from Pimlico Race Course in advance of May 16 Preakness.

Horse Racing Radio Network, the official radio home of the 2015 Triple Crown, and TVG will provide on-site coverage from Pimlico Race Course in Maryland the week of the May 16 Xpressbet.com Preakness Stakes (gr. I).

HRRN will offer a two-hour broadcast Saturday from 5-7 p.m. EDT produced in partnership with NBC Sports and Westwood One. NBC Sports will broadcast the Preakness Stakes on NBC from 4:30-6:30 p.m.

HRRN May 16 will host the "Equine Forum" from 8-10 a.m., followed by five hours of Preakness day coverage from 2-7 p.m.

Preakness week coverage begins May 12 at 4 p.m. with a special one-hour presentation exploring the history of the Maryland Thoroughbred industry followed by live coverage of the Preakness post-position draw from 5-6 p.m. Both shows are presented by the Maryland Horse Breeders Association.

At 6 p.m. May 13, HRRN's "Trainer Talk show presented by Fasig-Tipton" will feature a conversation with 2015 Hall of Fame inductee King Leatherbury, who is based in Maryland.

HRRN May 15 will have live coverage of the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (gr. II) at 4 p.m. followed by the "Xpressbet Weekend Stakes Preview Show" from 6-7 p.m.

The programs May 13 and May 15 can be heard on Sirius 220/XM 206; the May 16 programs are available at Sirius 92/XM 92. Live streaming both days is available at www.horseracingradio.net.

TVG will begin its on-site coverage of from Pimlico beginning May 14. All Preakness-related coverage will also air on HRTV; one or both networks regularly provide daily coverage from Pimlico.

TVG and HRTV also will present the results of the Preakness post-position draw at 6 p.m. May 13.

On May 15 at 8 p.m. TVG will air the "Preakness Handicappers Preview" with commentary from hosts and handicappers on-site and at its California studio.