This weekend’s Rolex Kentucky three-day event (26-29 April), will be the first four-star three-day event to be shown in full live on the web.

Spectators from around the world will be able to watch the competition, which is held in Kentucky Horse Park, in Lexington, USA, live online at www.NBCSports.com for $7.99.

NBC television will also broadcast a one-hour programme showing highlights from the event on Sunday 6 May between 5-6pm EDT.

The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event is the only four-star event in the Western Hemisphere and together with the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials (3-6 May) and the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (30 Aug – 2 Sep) makes up the Rolex Grand Slam of Eventing.

Visit www.rk3de.org