How to get in on all the fun of the Kentucky Derby from home

Who’s your horse favorite to win? Watch the Kentucky Derby live on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. on Local 4.

The most exciting two minutes in sports is this Saturday: the Kentucky Derby in Louisville, Kentucky.

While you may not be able to be at Churchill Downs where the horses make their run for the roses, you can still get in on the excitement.

Kim DeGuilio spoke with Andrew Brown from TwinSpires about how to get in on the action.

The Kentucky Derby is deemed the most prestigious American horse race, and Churchhill Downs is a landmark. This year marks the 100th consecutive year of the event.

Brown said the favorite to win this Saturday’s race is an undefeated horse named Essential Quality, but anything can happen. You can get in on the fun by looking at the names of the great racers and betting on your favorites.

Brown mentioned some of the cool racer’s names like Midnight Bourbon, Soup and Sandwich and Hot Rod Charlie, whose trainer is from Dearborn.

To get on the fun click or tap here.

You can watch the Kentucky Derby live on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. on Local 4.

Disclaimer: In order to place bets with TwinSpires, online betting must be legal in your state. In Michigan, online betting is legal, but you must be age 21 or older, and physically present in the state when you place your bet. Please bet responsibly.


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