Royal Ascot 2021 – Live TV Coverage on ITV, ITV4 & Sky Sports

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The 2021 Royal Ascot festival takes place this week, Tuesday 15th – Saturday 19th June, Live on ITV and Sky Sports.

Ed Chamberlin and Francesca Cumani will present ITV’s live coverage with analysis from Jason Weaver and Kevin Blake.

Reporting comes from Rishi Persad, Matt Chapman, Luke Harvey and Adele Mulrennan, race commentary from Richard Hoiles and Mark Johnson, lifestyle with Mark Heyes and Charlotte Hawkins, social stable with Oli Bell and Chris Hughes.

ITV’s coverage will get underway every morning with The Opening Show on ITV4 from 9.00am, before the main show on ITV from 1.30pm.

Sky Sports Racing will have a preview show every morning at 10am with Gina Bryce, Jim McGrath and Josh Apiafi.

Reporters Mike Cattermole and Zoey Bird join the team, bringing the latest news, while analyst Jamie Lynch dissects the key form and figures.

Alex Hammond presents live coverage of every race from 1.30pm, alongside Freddy Tylicki, Hayley Moore, Mick Fitzgerald and special guests.

TV & Race Schedule

Tuesday June 15

The Opening Show – 9.00am – ITV4
Raceday Preview – 10.00am – Sky Sports Racing
Day 1 – 1.30pm – ITV
Day 1 – 1.30pm – Sky Sports Racing
Day 1 – 3.55pm – ITV4

2:30: The Queen Anne Stakes (Group 1)
3:05: The Coventry Stakes (Group 2)
3:40: The King’s Stand Stakes (Group 1)
4:20: The St James’s Palace Stakes (Group 1)
5:00: The Ascot Stakes (Handicap)
5:35: The Wolferton Stakes (Listed)
6:10: The Copper Horse Stakes (Handicap)

Wednesday June 16

The Opening Show – 9.00am – ITV4
Raceday Preview – 10.00am – Sky Sports Racing
Day 2 – 1.30pm – ITV
Day 2 – 1.30pm – Sky Sports Racing
Day 2 – 5.50pm – ITV4

2:30: The Queen Mary Stakes (Group 2)
3:05: The Queen’s Vase (Group 2)
3:40: The Prince of Wales’s Stakes (Group 1)
4:20: The Duke of Cambridge Stakes (Group 2)
5:00: The Royal Hunt Cup (Heritage Handicap)
5:35: The Windsor Castle Stakes (Listed)
6:10: The Kensington Palace Stakes (Handicap)

Thursday June 17

The Opening Show – 9.00am – ITV4
Raceday Preview – 10.00am – Sky Sports Racing
Day 3 – 1.30pm – ITV4
Day 3 – 1.30pm – Sky Sports Racing
Day 3 – 4.10pm – ITV

2:30: The Norfolk Stakes (Group 2)
3:05: The Hampton Court Stakes (Group 3)
3:40: The Ribblesdale Stakes (Group 2)
4:20: The Gold Cup (Group 1)
5:00: The Britannia Stakes (Heritage Handicap)
5:35: The King George V Stakes (Handicap)
6:10: The Buckingham Palace Stakes (Handicap)

Friday June 18

The Opening Show – 9.00am – ITV4
Raceday Preview – 10.00am – Sky Sports Racing
Day 4 – 1.30pm – ITV
Day 4 – 1.30pm – Sky Sports Racing
Day 4 – 5.50pm – ITV4

2:30: The Albany Stakes (Group 2)
3:05: The King Edward VII Stakes (Group 2)
3:40: The Commonwealth Cup (Group 1)
4:20: The Coronation Stakes (Group 1)
5:00: The Sandringham Stakes (Handicap)
5:35: The Duke of Edinburgh Stakes (Handicap)
6:10: The Palace of Holyroodhouse Stakes (Handicap)

Saturday June 19

The Opening Show – 9.00am – ITV4
Raceday Preview – 10.00am – Sky Sports Racing
Day 5 – 1.30pm – ITV
Day 5 – 1.30pm – Sky Sports Racing
Day 5 – 3.55pm – ITV4

2:35: The Chesham Stakes (Listed)
3:05: The Jersey Stakes (Group 3)
3:40: The Hardwicke Stakes (Group 2)
4:20: The Diamond Jubilee Stakes (Group 1)
5:00: The Wokingham Stakes (Heritage Handicap)
5:35: The Golden Gates Stakes (Handicap)
6:10: The Queen Alexandra Stakes (Conditions)

Posted on Tuesday 15 June 2021
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