Rebel Stakes, Jeff Ruby Up Next For TVG’s ‘Chasing The Derby’ Coverage

TVG, America’s horse racing network, will continue its “Chasing the Derby” series on Saturday with expanded coverage of the $1 million Rebel Stakes (GII) from Oaklawn Park and the $250,000 Jeff Ruby Steaks (GIII) from Turfway Park.

TVG’s Britney Eurton and Mike Joyce will be on site at Oaklawn Park with coverage, exclusive interviews and analysis of the key Kentucky Derby prep race as well as the full card from Oaklawn which includes the $350,000 Essex Handicap for older horses. Caleb Keller will be leading the coverage at Turfway Park for a card that features six stake races highlighted by the Jeff Ruby Steaks.

In addition to in-depth coverage of all the day’s major races, TVG will air an exclusive sneak peek of a special feature show on jockey Joe Talamo. The story will chronicle the Eclipse Award winning jockey’s 2019 campaign and his decision to move from his long-time home base in California to ride at Oaklawn Park in Arkansas. It is scheduled to air later in the month of March.

As part of “Chasing the Derby”, TVG plans to be on site at 25 Kentucky Derby prep races this spring from coast to coast featuring enhanced coverage, analysis and interviews from TVG talent at tracks including Gulfstream, Oaklawn Park, Fair Grounds, Turfway, Tampa Bay Downs, Santa Anita and more.

The remaining “Chasing the Derby” prep races are as follows:

Sat. 3/21- Louisiana Derby (Fair Grounds)

Sun. 3/22- Sunland Derby (Sunland)

Sat. 3/28-Florida Derby (Gulfstream Park)

Sat. 4/4-Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (Keeneland); Santa Anita Derby (Santa Anita)

Sat. 4/11-Arkansas Derby (Oaklawn Park); Stonestreet Lexington Stakes (Keeneland)

When:  Saturday, March 14th

Where: TVG, 

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