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It's Derby Day! Are you ready? The 141 Run for the Roses on WECT at 4p

(Source: NBC) (Source: NBC)

It's know as "the most exciting two minutes in sports!" The Kentucky Derby.

The post positions have been drawn and the odds have been set for the 141st Run for the Roses. Click here to check out where each horse will break from the gate. 

The sporting event has the longest continuous run in North America! In 1950, our sister station in Kentucky provided the first television coverage of the Kentucky Derby. Click here for complete coverage of this year's event

Grab your derby hat, mint juleps and place your bets...the race will begin in just a few hours. Coverage of the 141st Run for the Roses begins on WECT at 4 p.m.

Are you throwing a Derby party? Post photos on social media using #DerbyParty. The best photos will be highlighted on-air during the event's coverage.

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