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When Is the Kentucky Derby 2014?

The race will take place on May 3


Are you ready for the Kentucky Derby 2014?

when-is-the-kentucky-derby-2014The Kentucky Derby 2014 will take place on May 3 –this Saturday– and the gates will open up at 8:00 a.m. Coverage of the event will start at 4:00 p.m. on NBC. The race will start at 6:24 p.m.

Favorites to win the Kentucky Derby 2014 include California Chrome, Hoppertunity and Vicar’s in Trouble.

According to the official website, The Kentucky Derby 2014 will be the 140th running of the race. The event lasts for two minutes and is being sponsored by Yum Brands (YUM). The Churchill Downs Racetrack in Louisville, KY became the official home of the Kentucky Derby in 1875. The Churchill Downs Racetrack was constructed with the help of Col. M. Lewis Clark, who raised $32,000 for its construction by selling $100 memberships to the track to 320 people.

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