Anne M. Eberhardt

HRRN Plans 20 Hours of Breeders' Cup Coverage

Horse Racing Radio Network plans extensive coverage of 2013 Breeders' Cup.

Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, announced Oct. 28 more than 20 hours of on-site Breeders' Cup coverage live from Santa Anita Park beginning Tuesday, Oct. 29.   

This year marks the seventh consecutive season HRRN has partnered with Breeders' Cup to provide the national radio broadcast of racing's championship days.

HRRN's coverage begins Tuesday morning, Oct. 29, with the network's popular Breeders' Cup Countdown Show hosted live from Santa Anita's Clockers' Corner from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. EDT.  The Breeders' Cup Countdown can be heard each morning Tuesday through Friday and features interviews with jockeys, trainers, owners, handicappers, and various industry professionals, as well as real-time reports and updates as Breeders' Cup contenders appear on the track. 

On Friday, Nov. 1 and Saturday, Nov. 2, HRRN returns with exclusive live coverage of the Breeders' Cup World Championships. Coverage airs Friday from 4:30-8:00 p.m. EDT and Saturday from 3-9 p.m. EDT with pre- and post-race interviews, analysis, and the live call of every Breeders' Cup race.  

Additional Breeders' Cup week programming on HRRN includes: Trainer Talk, Presented by Fasig-Tipton Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 6-7 p.m. EDT, the Call In Show Thursday, Oct. 31 from 6-7 p.m. EDT, and the Xpressbet Weekend Stakes Preview Show Friday beginning at 3 p.m. EDT.   

In addition, fans can enjoy a special Breeders' Cup edition of HRRN's weekly Equine Forum show on Saturday morning from 8-10 a.m. EDT.

HRRN's broadcasts will be available nationwide on SiriusXM satellite radio as well as on HRRN affiliates throughout the country and will be streamed worldwide on the HRRN website. Live streaming also is available for iPhone and iPad users.