For Immediate Release November 21, 2017
SIX STAKES FROM ZIA PARK AND PENN NATIONAL FEATURED ON WEDNESDAY’S EXTENDED HRRN XPRESSBET RADIO SHOW
Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, Kentucky and official radio home of the U.S. Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup World Championships, announced Tuesday, their Wednesday “Xpressbet Radio Show” will feature three stakes from Zia Park and three from Penn National. The $140,000 Eddy County Stakes, the $200,000 Zia Park Derby and the $300,000 Zia Park Oaks kickoff the stakes action in New Mexico, followed by the $100,000 Blue Mountain Juvenile Fillies Stakes, the $100,000 Swatara Stakes and the $200,000 Fabulous Strike Stakes from Pennsylvania will all be heard live during the special four and a half-hour broadcast.
Xpressbet Radio begins at 3:00 PM ET with Anthony Stabile hosting the coverage alongside analyst Anthony Affrunti. Track announcer, John McGary, will provide the race calls from Zia Park, with John Bogar on the mic at Penn National.
Wednesday’s show airs throughout North America on Sirius219/XM206 and will be streamed live on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net.
The Horse Racing Radio Network is your home for Eclipse Award winning coverage of the biggest events in racing throughout the year. In 2017, HRRN will broadcast more than 100 stakes races from racetracks across the United States and around the world. HRRN is the official radio network of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, Belmont Stakes and Breeders’ Cup World Championships and produces a series of popular talk shows aired throughout the week on SiriusXM satellite radio: Xpressbet Radio on HRRN (Wednesday – Friday, 3-6 p.m. ET), Jock Talk presented by Tito’s Handmade Vodka (Tuesday, 6-7 p.m. ET), Trainer Talk presented by Fasig-Tipton (Wednesday, 6-7 p.m. ET), Brisnet Call In Show (Thursday, 6-7 p.m. ET), Weekend Stakes Preview presented by NYRA Bets (Friday, 6-7 p.m. ET) and the Equine Forum (Saturday, 8-10 a.m. ET). Select race broadcasts are available in Spanish through the HRRN en Español broadcast platform.