Larry Collmus to replace Tom Durkin

Updated: April 27, 2011, 4:10 PM ET
By Matt Hegarty | Daily Racing Form

Larry Collmus, the longtime track announcer at Monmouth Park in New Jersey and race caller at Gulfstream Park in Florida since 2007, will be the new voice of the televised Triple Crown races, NBC Sports will announce Wednesday, according to officials.

Collmus, 44, will replace Tom Durkin, who had called the Derby for the past 14 years. Durkin decided earlier this year to step down from calling the Derby and other Triple Crown races, citing stress.

This year's Derby is scheduled ...

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