CHARLES TOWN CLASSIC AND CHARLES TOWN OAKS TO BE BROADCAST LIVE ON HRRN FRIDAY NIGHT
Coverage to air nationwide on Sirius 219 & XM 201
Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, Kentucky and official radio home of the Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup World Championships, will provide live coverage of the Grade 2 Charles Town Classic and Grade 3 Charles Town Oaks beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET Friday night.
HRRN’s 1-hour broadcast can be heard nationwide from 9:30-10:30 p.m. ET on Sirius 219/XM 201 and will be streamed live on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net.
Post time for the 11th renewal of the Charles Town Oaks is set for 9:43 p.m. ET, followed by the 12th running of the Charles Town Classic at 10:18 p.m. ET. Grade 1 winner Wicked Whisper and Grade 2 winner Tonalist’s Shape highlight a full field of three-year-old fillies in the Oaks, with 2019 Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby winner Math Wizard the 3-1 morning line favorite among 11 horses entered in the Classic.
HRRN President Mike Penna will anchor the coverage along with analyst Bobby Neuman. Charles Town announcer Paul Espinosa will provide the live call of each race.
The Horse Racing Radio Network is your home for award-winning coverage of the biggest events in racing throughout the year. In 2020, HRRN will broadcast more than 90 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: Red Brand Radio on HRRN (Wednesday – Friday, 3-6 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).