Are you finding for Kentucky Derby Start Time?Every year, the greatest race, the Kentucky Derby is held on Churchill Downs Louisville, Kentucky, United States. In this year of 2019, the “Rode run” is probably going to take place on 5th May, which will be according to calendar the first Saturday of May and the time is at 6.34 PM ET.
Kentucky Derby Start Time and Location
The time of the Kentucky Derby 2019 also has the probability of taking place at a later time than the scheduled timing. According to the details they have provided in their online site, the gates of the event will be open probably by Louisville time at 6.46 pm on the 5th May. This timing is about 3.46pm according to the Los Angeles time. Anyway, there are also some things that should happen to lead the match to the delay.
Kentucky Derby Louisville time at 5.08 pm. Harry Connick Jr will sing the national anthem. Additionally, at approximately 6.05 pm, from the barns, the horses will start their long walk to the paddock.
Kentucky Derby Process
The riders up the horses called at 6.31 pm. By this time the jockeys already ride on their respective horses. After about a minute, “My Old Kentucky Home” will be sung in preparation for the inauguration of the race. The jogging will begin and it is the primary thing is known as the “Run for the Roses”.
The 2019 Kentucky Derby, is going to be held on 4th May 2019. The Kentucky Derby will hopefully be one in the richest history. The reason is obviously the budget and fund for the greatest race of America.
Although the main road of 2019 will be the same as in 2018, there are some changes for the other 2019 roads. For example, the Cardinal Stakes will replace the Burradon Stakes of the European Road. A fourth race is added to the 2019 Japan series which is name as Fukuyru Stakes. Moreover, the San Felipe Stakes in North America was eliminated from the schedule as the track conditions of Santa Anita Park surface became unsuitable by the equine fatalities. Due to these conditions, the Santa Anita Park administrators declared to give no rescheduling of the race which indicates that, when it will be reopened, they will not get enough time. Then as a make-up race, the authority turned the Rebel Stakes into a two-division race.
Points System 2019
There are changes in 2019 Kentucky Derby -Points system also. To the top four placings, the Japanese Fukuyru Stakes is set at 40-16-8-4points. The Nisai Yushun Zen-Nippon points are made double, and now it’s 20-8-4-2. The Rebel Stakes point is made 37.5- 15- 7.5- 3.75 for both its divisions.
The design of “European Road to the Kentucky Derby” is similar to the Japan Road. It is for providing a space in the starting gate of Derby to the top racer in the race series. If the connections of that specific horse decline the invitation, then they are offered the place of the second-place finisher. In this way, if no one of the top 4 is accepted, the place of the starting gate is reverted to the main road horses to the Derby.
The race series includes seven races. Four of them are run on the turf when the participant horses are age two in late 2018, and the rest three races are run in early 2018 on a synthetic surface.
How to Stream Kentucky Derby
You can stream the pre-coverage of this most exciting game on FuboTV even with its seven-day free trial. If you are finding more coverage of Kentucky Derby, we should let you know, there are two different previews of this event: the first one is an overall look on the field of the race, and the other one is particularly for the handicappers. The game broadcasted on TVG on Saturday morning. For your convenience, TVG is a special channel for horse racing and the horse racing segments are also available at the website of TVG.