05/13/2015 11:43AM

DRF.com and DRFLive! provide live video coverage of Preakness week


Daily Racing Form will provide live video coverage from Pimlico Race Course this week, including exclusive live streaming coverage of tonight's 2015 Preakness Post Position Draw show from 4-6 pm EDT on live.drf.com.

DRF's live broadcast of the Post Position Draw show, sponsored by Xpressbet.com, kicks off at 4 pm EDT with a one-hour pre-show featuring analysis by DRF's Dan Illman, Matt Bernier and special guest Gabby Gaudet from the Pimlico television team.

The Preakness Post Position Draw will begin at 5 pm EDT and include an interview with American Pharoah's connections. Track announcer Dave Rodman will be the emcee.

"We are honored that the Maryland Jockey Club selected DRF.com to produce and stream the Preakness Post Position Draw show," said John Hartig, Chairman and CEO, Daily Racing Form. "Our coverage of the Preakness on DRFLive! on Friday and Saturday will offer unprecedented video analysis and exclusive on-track, real-time reporting from DRF's team of reporters and handicappers."

Preakness week coverage will continue on Thursday, May 14 with DRF's Dan Illman and Matt Bernier hosting a one-hour show from 12:30-1:30 pm EDT. In addition to live video coverage Thursday, DRF.com will also offer two free webinars where DRF.com's tournament editor Peter Thomas Fornatale and DRF Formulator's Mike Hogan will break down the Preakness field using exclusive Formulator analysis.

On Friday, May 15, DRFLive! will cover the late stakes action including the Black-Eyed Susan from 3-7 pm EDT. DRFLive's Saturday, May 16 broadcast of the Preakness card will begin at 10 am EDT and continue through the post-race wrap up in the evening. Post time for the Xpressbet.com Preakness Stakes is 6:18 pm EDT.

DRF has a full talent roster in Baltimore, MD, with Marty McGee, Dave Grening, Marcus Hersh, Mike Watchmaker and Andrew Beyer participating in the live show. The DRFLive! set is located in the first floor grandstand. Fans can tweet a question to #askdrf and the hosts will answer it during the segment.