TVG Network is gearing up for the 131st Kentucky Derby May 7.
The Works: Derby 2005 will kick off Saturday, April 30 at 11:30 a.m. (EST), running through Thursday, May 5. It will feature prerace coverage of the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks, the “girls” version of the Derby.
The network will also air a one-hour Kentucky Derby Preview Show live from Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., site of the Derby, Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
The race will air on NBC Saturday, and TVG will present a live postrace show immediately following its conclusion.
TVG personality Todd Schrupp will host the network’s Derby coverage, along with analysts Frank Lyons and Tom Amoss, and reporters Jill Byrne and Jeff Lifson.