The Jockey Club Tour on FOX Sports 1 will kick off its summer schedule on Sunday, July 5, with live coverage of the Grade I United Nations Stakes from Monmouth Park in Oceanport, N.J. For 3-year-olds and up, the race will be run at 1 3/8 miles on the turf.
The tour will continue with coverage of the Grade I Hopeful Stakes on September 7 at Saratoga Racecourse and of the Grade I Ricoh Woodbine Mile at Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto on September 13.
“American Pharoah has put racing back on the front page and given all of us who love the game something to cheer for,” said Michael Mulvihill, senior vice president, FOX Sports programming and research. “We’re eager to get our Fox Sports 1 team back to the track at this special time for horse racing, and we’re especially looking forward to kicking off our July 5 show from Monmouth Park with an extended sit-down with the connections of the 12th Triple Crown Champion.”
The Jockey Club Tour on FOX Sports 1’s remaining schedule is as follows:
|Sunday, July 5||4:30-6:00||United Nations Stakes (G1)||Monmouth Park, Oceanport, New Jersey|
|Monday, Sept. 7||5:00-6:00||Hopeful Stakes (G1)||Saratoga Race Course, Saratoga Springs, New York|
|Sunday, Sept. 13||4:30-6:00||Ricoh Woodbine Mile (G1)||Woodbine Racetrack, Toronto|