The historic track announced Friday that no fans will be allowed at the 146th running of the Kentucky Derby. “It's not an easy decision,” Churchill Downs Racetrack President Kevin Flanery said. ... Flanery said the decision came after an increase in COVID-19 cases in the area and across the state.
Whatever the case, is there going to be a Kentucky Derby in 2020?
The 2020 Kentucky Derby will run on a rescheduled date of Saturday, September 5 due to COVID-19 pandemic. Churchill Downs was originally going to hold the 146th Run for the Roses on Saturday, May 2.
In any event, how do you bet a trifecta? A Box Trifecta allows your selections to finish first, second and third in any order. You can also select more than 3 runners, the costs of which are outlined below. Pick the first three horses to finish in any order. All three of your runners selected must finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd.
Even, what is so special about the Kentucky Derby?
The Kentucky Derby, first run in 1875, is the first leg of the American Triple Crown and a sporting and cultural icon in the US. It is for three-year-old thoroughbreds and is run over a mile and a quarter at Churchill Downs. ... The Kentucky Derby is one of the most anticipated annual sporting events in America.
Where can I place a bet on the Kentucky Derby?
One of the premier places to watch and wager on the Kentucky Derby and other live races is TVG, a digital, cable and television network owned by the FanDuel Group. TVG offers a one-stop shop for all horse racing fans with online wagering, a betting app and live streaming and race results.