NBC bets the farm on Triple Crown run

California Chrome’s race to a potential Triple Crown will result in NBC Sports doubling its programming for the Belmont Stakes on June 7 to 16 hours. The slate begins on Wednesday, June 4 at 6:30p with the documentary California Chrome: The Unlikely Champion, narrated by Bob Costas on NBCSN. Coverage continues with Belmont Classics on Thursday, June 5, at 5:30p while Friday will see the network offering live race coverage of the True North and Belmont Gold Cup. Race day coverage then begins Saturday at 2:30p on NBCSN, and continues at 4:30p with the race on NBC.

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