Kentucky Derby 2018: How to Watch Live stream, Start time, TV channel

The Kentucky Derby 2018, the first leg of the Triple Crown, will be run on Saturday, May 5, 2018 (5/5/18) at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.

Justify is the early favorite among the 20 3-year-old thoroughbreds expected to compete in the Grade 1 stakes race at a mile and a quarter.

The purse is approximately $1.5 million.

Always Dreaming was the 2017 winner.

Here’s what you need to know:

Here’s what you need to know:

What: Kentucky Derby 2018

Where: Churchill Downs, Louisville, Ky.

When: Saturday, May 5, 2018

Post time: 6:50 p.m. Eastern

TV: NBC, 2:30 p.m. – 7:20 p.m.

Livestream: NBC Sports Live

Here are the 20 post positions assigned in Tuesday’s draw, with the early-morning odds assigned by the track:

1. Firenze Fire/Jason Servis/Paco Lopez/50-1

2. Free Drop Billy/Dale Romans/Robby Albarado/30-1

3. Promises Fulfilled/Dale Romans/Corey Lanerie/30-1

4. Flameaway/Mark Casse/Jose Lezcano/30-1

5. Audible/Todd Pletcher/Javier Castellano/8-1

6. Good Magic/Chad Brown/Jose Ortiz/12-1

7. Justify/Bob Baffert/Mike Smith/3-1

8. Lone Sailor/Thomas Amoss/James Graham/50-1

9. Hofburg/William Mott/Irad Ortiz Jr./20-1

10. My Boy Jack/Keith Desormeaux/Kent Desormeaux 30-1

11. Bolt d’Oro/Mike Ruis/Victor Ezpinoza/8-1

12. Enticed/Kiaran McLaughlin/Junior Alvarado/30-1

13. Bravazo/D. Wayne Lukas/Luis Contreras/50-1

14. Mendelssohn/Aidan O’Brien/Ryan Moore/5-1

15. Instilled Regard/Jerry Hollendorfer/Drayden Van Dyke/50-1

16. Magnum Moon/Todd Pletcher/Luis Saez/6-1

17. Solomini/Bob Baffert/Flavien Prat/30-1

18. Vino Rosso/Todd Pletcher/John Velazquez/12-1

19. Noble Indy/Todd Pletcher/Florent Goreoux/30-1

20. Combatant/Steve Asmussen/Ricardo Santana Jr./50-1