The Preakness Stakes Airs Live On SiriusXM
Coverage from Pimlico Race Course, including live race broadcast, will air Saturday on SiriusXM radios and on the SXM App
NEW YORK – May 18, 2022 – SiriusXM will offer listeners nationwide coverage of the Preakness Stakes, the second jewel of thoroughbred racing’s 2022 Triple Crown, from Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, MD, this Saturday, May 21.
SiriusXM airs all Triple Crown races – the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes – as well as the Breeders’ Cup World Championships. The wire-to-wire race broadcast of the Preakness Stakes is provided by NBC Sports Audio Network.
SiriusXM’s coverage of the Preakness Stakes is available to subscribers nationwide on SiriusXM radios, the SXM App, and with Amazon Alexa, the Google Assistant or however they stream at home. Streaming access is included with all of SiriusXM’s audio trials and most popular plans.
SiriusXM’s race-day coverage begins at 8 am ET on Saturday with a live edition of Horse Racing Radio Network’s (HRRN) Equine Forum hosted by award-winning broadcaster Mike Penna on SiriusXM channel 219/201 (channel number depends on make of subscriber’s vehicle). At 10 am ET, the NBC Sports Audio channel (channel 85) will air a special edition of SiriusXM’s Down The Stretch, hosted by acclaimed track announcer Dave Johnson and Bill Finley, then NBC Sports Audio’s coverage of the Preakness Stakes at 6:00 pm ET and the live race call by NBC Sports’ Larry Collmus (post time approximately 6:50 pm ET).
The live Preakness Stakes race call will also air on Mad Dog Sports Radio (channel 82).
SiriusXM will also air HRRN’s broadcast of the Black-Eyed Susan on Friday, May 20 starting at 4 pm ET (channel 219/201).
At The Races with Steve Byk airs on SiriusXM every weekday from 9 am – noon ET, featuring daily interviews with handicapping experts and trainers and an in-depth look at the field (channel 219/201).
For more information visit SiriusXM.com.
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Media contacts for SiriusXM:
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Released May 18, 2022