The 30th running of the Breeders’ Cup Classic will be broadcast live in primetime on Saturday, Nov. 2, culminating 9½ hours of Breeders’ Cup World Championships coverage over two days by the NBC Sports Group.
Live NBC Sports Group coverage of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships begins on Friday, Nov. 1, from 4-8 p.m. ET on NBCSN, continues on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 3:30-8 p.m. ET on NBCSN, and culminates with the live primetime broadcast of the Breeders’ Cup Classic, Saturday, Nov. 2, 8-9 p.m. ET on NBC.
For the first time, live Breeders’ Cup bonus coverage will air during NBCSN’s 3 p.m. Notre Dame-Navy pregame show. In the first segment of the pregame show, NBCSN will televise live the $2,000,000 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies race, which has a 3:05 p.m. ET post time.