Apps to Make the Most of the Kentucky Derby

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By on May 3, 2013

The greatest two minutes in sports has almost arrived. The Kentucky Derby is full of excitement, not just from the race but also from the atmosphere that surrounds it. For most, the sport only comes to the forefront during the six-week Triple Crown season. To better understand thoroughbred racing and get the most out of your Derby experience, check out these apps.

The Horse Racing News app allows you to catch up on racing news from around the world. Choose topics such as racetrack, horse, jockey or country so you can easily stay on top what matters most to you. This app features content from notable websites and blogs, including ESPN, BBC Sport, Bloodhorse.com and many more.

To access a complete thoroughbred racing schedule and review the entries, scratches and results, download the Equibase Today’s Racing app. The app includes links to replays and results charts that offer a comprehensive recap of the entire race. See the first-, second- and third-place finishers for every race with payoff information and a complete order of finish.

With the Exacta Max app, you can pick the horses you like and how much you want to spend on each race, and the app will tell you how to place your wager for the best return. The wager optimizer is integrated with real-time tote board odds and payouts so it’s accurate up to the minute.

When it comes to the Triple Crown, these are three apps you can’t say “neigh” to downloading.