HRTV to Provide Live Royal Ascot Coverage

Coverage will include Animal Kingdom's start in Queen Anne Stakes.

HRTV will provide live coverage of the Royal Ascot meet, beginning Tuesday, June 18 and continuing through Saturday, June 22. Included in the programming is Animal Kingdom 's attempt to win the June 18 Queen Anne Stakes (Eng-I).

In addition to the race coverage that begins daily at 9 a.m. EDT, HRTV's Christina Blacker (Tuesday) and Millie Ball (Wednesday-Saturday) will host a half-hour nightly recap show that will air Tuesday through Friday at 8 p.m., and Saturday at 8:30 p.m. 

HRTV analyst Jeff Siegel will present a short preview for each Ascot card, which will be included in a nightly recap show, and also be available online at