ESPN, HRRN to Air Florida Derby

Kentucky Derby prep coverage to air on TV, radio.

The Saturday, March 28, Florida Derby (gr. I) will be shown live on ESPN as part of the “NTRA Racing to the Kentucky Derby” series. The coverage, with Joe Tessitore joined by analysts Jerry Bailey and Randy Moss, reporters Jeannine Edwards and Jay Privman, and handicapper Hank Goldberg, will be from 5-6 p.m. EDT.

The Gulfstream Park steppingstone to the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) will also be broadcast on radio by the Horse Racing Radio Network, which will begin its exclusive coverage at 5 p.m. HRRN’s one-hour broadcast will also feature the grade II Swale Stakes.

Mike Penna and Sean Clancy will anchor the HRRN coverage, which will include the live call of each race along with pre- and post-race analysis. Free live streaming will be provided on the HRRN Web site,