The 146th running of the Preakness Stakes is back to its traditional date after a year of uncertainty. The second leg of the Triple Crown will be on television starts at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore from 2 to 5 p.m. ET on the NBCSN TV channel and from 5 to 7:15 p.m. ET on the NBC TV channel on Saturday, May 15. The post time of the Preakness is set to start at 6:50 p.m. ET.
What is Preakness Stakes?
The Preakness Stakes founded in 1873 is a Grade I thoroughbred horse race and the second leg of the Triple Crown held annually two weeks after the Kentucky Derby and three weeks before the Belmont Stakes at Pimlico Race Course.
When is the Preakness Stakes 2021?
The 2021 Preakness Stakes is scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 15. The post time is approximately fixed at 6:50 p.m. ET.
What time does the 2021 Preakness Stakes start?
The 2021 Preakness Stakes will step walk in the track begin at 6:20 p.m. ET and the main race start (post time) at 6:50 p.m. ET at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore on the NBC network.
What channel is covering the 2021 Preakness Stakes?
The Preakness Stakes will be held at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore on Saturday, May 15 and NBC Sports is home to the Preakness.
How long does the Preakness Stakes?
The Preakness Stakes will be run over a distance of 1,900 m and the track is dirt.
How to watch
The 2021 Preakness Stakes
Date: Saturday, May 15
Post time: 6:50 p.m. ET
Location: Pimlico Race Course
Online coverage: NBC Sports app
If you want to watch the 2021 Preakness Stakes live just download the NBC Sports app and head to the NBCNS from 2-5 p.m. ET and from 5-7.15 p.m. ET on the NBC channel.