Get these horses and jockeys to the beginning gate. It’s time for “The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports.”
The 2021 Kentucky Derby will function the primary leg of this 12 months’s Triple Crown collection. Essential Quality (2-1) is taken into account the betting favourite to win the race, however there are just a few different prime contenders able to rising victorious, together with Rock Your World (5-1), Known Agenda (6-1) and Hot Rod Charlie (8-1).
Which horse will finish the night draped in roses? We’re about to seek out out.
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Kentucky Derby stay updates, highlights, outcomes
(All occasions Eastern)
6:50 p.m. — Bring out the bugle. Almost race time.
6:35 p.m. — Looks like “Mattress Mack” discovered some unfastened change.
6:25 p.m. — More than 51,000 followers are prepared to observe the 2021 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs.
The official attendance of 51,838 at at this time’s #KentuckyDerby is the biggest crowd at an American sporting occasion because the pandemic started 14 months in the past. It tops the Alabama spring soccer recreation, which hosted 47,218 a pair weeks in the past.
— Hayes Gardner (@HayesGardner) May 1, 2021
6:15 p.m. — Wow. The Turf Classic ends in a lifeless warmth.
5:55 p.m. — It’s time to play the “Tom Brady seems to be like…” recreation on Twitter.
5:45 p.m. — Of course Aaron Rodgers made a “Celebrity Jeopardy” reference together with his Kentucky Derby title tag.
2021 Kentucky Derby submit time
Coverage of the 2021 Kentucky Derby will start at 2:30 p.m. ET on NBC. The race, which has a submit time of 6:57 p.m. ET, will probably be held at at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky.
You also can stream the Derby stay with fuboTV, which offers a seven-day free trial.
Kentucky Derby submit positions
Below is the complete checklist of beginning spots, in addition to every horse’s odds of successful the Kentucky Derby.
|2||Like The King||50-1|
|9||Hot Rod Charlie||8-1|
|15||Rock Your World||5-1|
|19||Soup And Sandwich||30-1|