Horse racing is one of the popular sports played in Japan. Like any other system, the system of administrating Horse Racing in Japan is unique, there are two main organizations that deals with major and some local horse racing events in Japan. These organizations are; Japan Racing Association (JRA) and the National Association of Racing (NAR) that deal with major events in the metropolis and various local horse racing events throughout Japan respectively.
Kentucky Derby is one of the most popular thoroughbred horse racing events can also be watched in Japan through multiple TV and OTT platforms. Though most of these Kentucky Derby Live and on-demand broadcasters might come with geo-restrictions after reading this article, that won’t be an issue for any of you people.
Here you will find out how to watch Live Stream, Kentucky Derby, in Japan. So, if you are a fan of horse racing festivals then keep reading…
Watch Kentucky Derby in Japan without Cable
Since there is no Official Kentucky Derby Broadcaster in Japan then viewers in Japan might need to access the US Official Broadcaster for Kentucky Derby i.e. NBC Sports (USA Only) that owns all the exclusive rights of Live streaming Kentucky Derby. You can also access some other official broadcasters i.e. Sky Sports (UK Only), TSN (Canada only) etc.
Other than these TV Live broadcasters, many other online videos on demand channels i.e. Sling TV, Fubo TV, YouTube TV etc. will also be streaming Live Kentucky Derby which can be accessed in Japan after using the right VPN server (details are discussed below).
These Live TV cable channels and online video on demand applications along with how to watch their streaming in Japan are discussed below;
Access NBC Sports in Japan
NBC Sports will stream live Kentucky Derby via cable, satellite and some OTT platforms. Fans can watch Live Kentucky Derby on NBC Sports in Japan after using any good VPN server as NBC Sports or NBCSN will stop streaming its content outside USA. The availability of NBC Sports Network is given below;
Streaming Media Availability
FuboTV, Hulu Live TV, Sling TV, YouTube TV, DirecTV Stream
The good thing is, you do not need to pay any extra penny in order to watch Live Stream Kentucky Derby on NBC as it comes free with your regular Cable, Satellite or Telco TV subscription. All you need is a good VPN server (EXPRESS VPN) and you are ready to watch LIVE Stream Kentucky Derby in Japan on NBC Sports.
Access TSN Sports in Japan
This Canadian English language channel also own the broadcasting rights to stream Live Kentucky Derby in Canada. You can watch Live Stream Kentucky Derby on TSN Sports in Japan after using a good VPN server. The availability of TSN Sports is given below;
Streaming Media Availability
By choosing a good VPN server, you will get direct access to TSN sports and thus will be able to watch Live Stream, Kentucky Derby, in Japan. The details regarding VPN servers are mentioned later in this article.
Access Sky Sports in Japan
Kentucky Derby can be watch on Sky Sports, the availability of sky sports is given below;
|Sky Go||Watch Live|
|(UK and Ireland only)|
|Now TV||Watch Live (UK and Ireland only)|
|Virgin TV Go||Watch Live (UK only)|
Watch Kentucky Derby on Fubo TV in Japan
NBC Sports i.e. Live Official Broadcaster of Kentucky Derby on Fubo TV. Fubo TV is an American OTT platform and will stream its content in just $64.99 per month for its subscription. It you are not willing to pay for its streaming you can also avail its 7 days free trial period. It is available on all kinds of devices including Apple, Android, Chromecast TV, Roku and other Smart devices.
Fubo TV will Live Stream Kentucky Derby in HD quality for all its users. But you might face geo restrictions outside US thus better get a VPN device to avoid any kind of restriction.
Watch Kentucky Derby on Sling TV in Japan
Sling TV is another online streaming media that owns the broadcasting of NBC Sports TV channel and thus will offer Live Kentucky Derby throughout US. It costs only $35 every month for its subscription. After using a good quality VPN server you can watch Kentucky Derby in Japan Live on Sling TV.
It is available on all kinds of devices including Apple, Android, Chromecast TV, Roku and other Smart devices.
Watch Kentucky Derby YouTube TV in Japan
YouTube TV is an American OTT platform that streams its content and charges only $64.99 every month for its subscription. YouTube has exclusive rights to stream Kentucky Derby Live via NBC Sports. Viewers from Japan can watch Live Stream, Kentucky Derby, on YouTube TV by using any good VPN server.
YouTube TV is available on all kinds of devices including Apple, Android, Chromecast TV, Roku and other Smart devices.
Live Stream Kentucky Derby anywhere in Japan
Ever heard of a VPN server? They are the applications that allows you to establish a secure and private connection between you and internet. They are used to overcome multiple restrictions that are established by multiple cable and online OTT platforms.
VPN Servers has now a days become one of the most important applications because they allows you to access the site that are not available in your region. For example many TV channels and Online on demand services comes with geo restrictions and will stop streaming their content right after you exceed their broadcasting territory. Such as OTT applications like; Fubo TV, Sling TV, Hulu Live TV etc. will stop streaming their content the instant you cross USA, even for their paid customers.
In such cases, you can always use a VPN server and avoid such restrictions in no time. With a VPN server you can watch any OTT platform (that might only be available in USA) in Japan and hence can watch your favorite content from anywhere around the world. Some of these VPN servers are, Express VPN, Hotshot VPN, Dolphin VPN, Tubo VPN etc. Among these Express VPN is considered as the most popular one due to its security and 24/7 customer service.