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When is the 2023 Epsom Derby and how to watch on TV

2023 Epsom Derby

The 2023 Epsom Derby will once again be watches by millions around the world and we at Epsomderby.com bring you all the latest news, runners, riders and best odds for this most famous of horse races. You can also take full advantage of some exclusive bonus offers on the famous race by registering now with any of our featured bookmaker partners using the links provided.



When is the 2023 Epsom Derby and how to watch on TV


The Epsom Derby is one of the most famous and prestigious horse races in the world and with over 240 years of history behind it, it is without a doubt one of the key events on the British racing calendar. The race was originally named after a former Earl of Derby and it became the inspiration for numerous other races around the world, most notably the Kentucky Derby which has grown to become one of the biggest horse races in the US.

Thousands regularly attend the famous contest, while many will be watching the action live on television, not just in the UK but around the globe.


When is the 2023 Epsom Derby?

The 2023 Epsom Derby will take place on Saturday, June 3rd 2023 at Epsom Racecourse, south of London.


What time is the 2023 Epsom Derby?

The Epsom Derby is just part of the wider Derby Festival which is held on Friday 2nd June and Saturday 3rd June 2023. The racing started each day at 2pm while the Derby itself gets underway at 4:30pm on the Saturday of the meeting.


How to watch the Epsom Derby on TV

ITV generally cover the Epsom Derby meeting and full live coverage usually starts at 12:40 on each of the two days. All of the key races are covered by ITV and RacingUK with the former also giving analysis on other aspects of the meeting such as fashion.