ESPN and NBC Coverage of Kentucky Derby 2011

Kentucky-Derby-2011Kentucky Derby “The fastest two minutes in sports”, is one of the luxurious sports that races for Grade 1 stakes for Thoroughbred horses at 3 years old.  Kentucky Derby is usually held in Louisville Kentucky annually every first Saturday of May.  This will be followed by Preakness Stakes and  Belmont Stakes.

The 137 Kentucky Derby will be held on May 7 at Churchill Downs.

NBC and ESPN will cover the race and the schedule is as follows:


May 7 at Churchill Downs
11:00 – 4:00 pm ESPN coverage of the Kentucky Derby Undercard. Race Track on Churchill Downs.
4:00 – 5:00 pm NBC Access at the Kentucky Derby / Kentucky Derby Red Carpet Special
5:00 – 7:00 pm NBC Kentucky Derby 137

May 21 at Pimlico Race Course
4:30 – 5:00 pm  ESPN Thoroughbred Classics: Preakness Stakes
5:00 – 6:30 pm NBC Preakness Stakes 136

June 11 at Belmont Park
5:00 – 6:30 pm NBC Belmont Stakes 143

Barrier Draw
1. Archarcharch
2. Brilliant Speed
3. Twice the Appeal
4. Stay Thirsty
5. Decisive Moment
6. Comma to the Top
7. Pants On Fire
8. Dialed In
9. Derby Kitten
10. Twinspired
11. Masters of Hounds
12. Santiva
13. Mucho Macho Man
14. Shackleford
15. Midnight Interlude
16. Animal Kingdom
17. Soldat
18. Uncle Mo
19. Nehro
20. Watch Me Go

Kentucky Derby Results (KY Derby): Kentucky Derby 2010 Winner

That’s it folks, the super saver horse wins the Kentucky Derby 2010.  Did you get justice on your bets?

The top 3 winners of the Kentucky Derby 2010 are as follows:

Super Saver paying out $18.80, $8.80 and $6.00.  Ice Box comes second paying $11.20, $8.00.  Third comes Paddy O’Prado paying out $7.40.

NBC Sports Coverage: KY Derby, Kentucky Derby Posting Time

The demand for the KY Derby betting odds, Contenders and posting time has been on its peak today since the Kentucky Derby will be happening in a little while.

You should now take your picks before betting closes for the Kentucky Derby (KY Derby).  NBC Sports will have a live coverage on NBC TV network.  The show will start at around 4-5pm EDT.

You may find guides on how to bet on horses and the list of contenders by checking out links online to the said topic

Latest Update: What time is the kentucky derby 2010, Kentucky Derby Odds and Contenders

Kentucky Derby may be just a niche hobby or a niche sport but a lot of people have been eying the sport and bet for some extra cash.  Gambling as they say if you are lucky.

Anyway, fans and people who bet for the Kentucky derby are searching for post positions, odds and contenders as we speak before the event starts.

Mostly, many would want to research about the different teams just so that they make the right choice and put the money on their favored team afterward.

You can check out the links to see different teams, positions, odds and contenders for the Kentucky Derby 2010 Horses race.

2010 Complete Kentucky Derby Results and Winners

The Kentucky Derby 2010 results were already out and the winners were alsready announced as the race was finished. Super Saver Horse was declared as the Kentucky Derby 2010 winner after covering the 1 1/4-miles race in 2:04.45 and paying $18, $8.80 and $6 to win.

Super Saver Horse jockey Calvin Borel was very happy after winning his third Kentucky Derby in four years. He has already won in the 2007 and 2009 Kentucky Derbies. Super Saver was indeed an appropriate name for the horse since he saved Calvin Borel and won the Kentucky Derby 2010! Congratulations to Calvin Borel, Super Saver and trainer Todd Pletcher. You guys are the best in this year’s Kentucky Derby 2010!

For the complete Kentucky Derby 2010 winners, below is a list of the Kentucky Derby results in order of finish with the official win, place and show payoffs.

2010 Kentucky Derby Winners

4. Super Saver $18.80, $8.80, $6.00
2. Ice Box $11.20, $8.00
10. Paddy O’ Prado $7.40
9. Make Music For Me
3. Noble’s Promise
1. Lookin At Lucky
17. Dublin
6. Simply Victor
14. Mission Impazible
11. Devil May Care (filly)
7. American Lion
13. Jackson Bend
15. Discreetly Mine
8. Dean’s Kitten
12. Conveyance
19. Homeboykris
20. Sidney’s Candy
5. Line of David
16. Awesome Act
18. Backtalk

Kentucky Derby 2010 Cocktail Drink: Mint Julep Recipe

Have you heard the drink called Mint Julep? Accordingly, Mint Julep is the traditional beverage drink of the Kentucky Derby since 1938. Everytime a Kentuck Derby is held every year, around 120,000 Mint Juleps are served to participants and spectators at Churchill Downs.

Among various recipes of Mint Julep, the Early Times Mint Julep has been considered as the designated “official mint julep of the Kentucky Derby”.

Having said that, people who are currently watching the current Kentucky Derby 2010 is looking for some nice Mint Julep recipes to be served. We here at World Correspondents have found a Mint Julep recipe for you to try out:

Mint Julep Ingredients:

4 fresh mint sprigs
2 1/2 oz bourbon whiskey
1 tsp powdered sugar
2 tsp water

Mint Julep Instructions:

Muddle mint leaves, powdered sugar, and water in a collins glass. Fill the glass with shaved or crushed ice and add bourbon. Top with more ice and garnish with a mint sprig. Serve with a straw.

Alternatively, some people suggested that rather than including powdered sugar and water, they use a simple syrup. Just boil some plain granulated sugar in water at the beginning of summer and keep it in a jar in the fridge.

Meanwhile, you can also refer to this youtube video on how to prepare a Mint Julep cocktail. Look for the recipe and ingredients used by the one demonstrating below: