Kentucky Derby TV Schedule: Times and Channel Listings for 138th Derby

Alan RubensteinAnalyst IIIMay 5, 2012

30 Apr 1999:  General view of the twin spires on the grandstands before for the 125th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Stockman/ALLSPORT
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The race day schedule for the Kentucky Derby will commence with Derby Day Coverage on Horse Racing TV at 9:30 a.m. ET. 

The coverage will move to the NBC Sports Network for five hours of the Derby Undercard and Stakes Race Coverage at 11 a.m.

NBC Sports will pick up the coverage at 4 p.m. with an Access Hollywood Red Carpet Special.

From 5-7 p.m., NBC Sports will have the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby and all the analysis and pageantry leading up to the race.  

From 7-8 p.m., the NBC Sports Network will air a Kentucky Derby Post-Race Show. Longtime NBC play-by-play announcer Tom Hammonds will co-host with Laffit Pincay III and Bob Costas. Randy Moss will provide analysis with retired jockeys Gary Stevens and Jerry Bailey. Mike Battaglia and Bob Neumeier will breakdown the handicapping. Kenny Rice, Donna Brother and Jay Privman will be reporting from the field and Larry Collmus will call the race. 

Also on board are the Today Show's Jenna Wolf as a features reporter and the E! Channel's Catt Sadler with fashion and celebrity interviews.