HRTV'S "PURSUIT OF THE CROWN, PRESENTED BY TWINSPIRES.COM" MAKES SEASONAL DEBUT ON THURSDAYEdited Press Release: With the major prep races on the road to the Kentucky Derby just underway, HRTV will offer racing fans the latest, up-to-date information on the exciting Triple Crown trail when it premieres the weekly "Pursuit of the Crown, presented by Twinspires.com" show, beginning this Thursday, February 10 (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT).
The scope of the informative show will not only focus on the fabled 137th edition of the "Run for the Roses" from Churchill Downs, set for Saturday, May 7, but the entire Triple Crown road -- the Preakness (May 21) from Pimlico Racecourse, and the Belmont Stakes from Belmont Park (June 11).
HRTV's tandem of Laffit Pincay, III and Jeff Siegel will again co-anchor the rapidly-paced show, delivering the latestin weekly Derby happenings. It will again feature weekly insights from Hall of Fame jockey, and HRTV analyst Gary Stevens, a three-time Kentucky Derby winner, along with Scott Hazelton.
The 30-minute show provides detailed interviews with key owners, trainers, jockeys, ofpossible Derby/Triple Crown contenders, in addition to offering analysis and profiles of the top contenders for the Derby from HRTV's experts.