January 16, 2001
For Immediate Release
TVG ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE INTERACTIVE WAGERING AND TELEVISION PROGRAMMING FOR KENTUCKY DERBY FUTURE WAGER
TVG announced Wednesday that the company would offer exclusive interactive online wagering and special television programming for each leg of Churchill Downs's Kentucky Derby (G1) future wager, which began yesterday. TVG subscribers can wager online and access real-time field, odds, and pool information, free past performances from Equibase, and special handicapping capsules on each horse in the mutuel field. The future wager will also be available on TVG's automated touch-tone telephone wagering system.