CARRYOVER SPURS MASSIVE SANTA ANITA 50 CENT PICK FIVE POOL OF $2,881,240 AS $2.5 MILLION IN ‘NEW MONEY’ POURS IN ON SUNDAY

 

ARCADIA, Calif. (March 5, 2017)–With a carryover from Saturday of $335,216 serving as a pari-mutuel catalyst, more than $2.5 million in “new money” poured into Sunday’s 50 cent Pick 5 pool at Santa Anita, creating a massive total pool of $2,881,240.

The popular wager, which features a low 14 percent takeout, paid $11,880.30, as there were 213 winning tickets.

Win mutuels on the first five Santa Anita races were $5.60 (Royal F J), $11.40 (Champagne Charley), $11.80 (Pretty N Cool), $15.40 (Broke Away Grey) and $10.60 (Rainbow Squall).

Racing will resume at Santa Anita on Thursday, with first post time at 1 p.m.  Admission gates will open at 11 a.m.  For scratches, changes and complete morning line information, please visit santaanita.com.