GOLDEN PICK 6 JACKPOT TO BEGIN AT $453K ON FRIDAY; TWO TICKETS CASH FOR $53K ON SUNDAY

 

ALBANY, CALIF. – The jackpot on the Golden Pick 6 will begin at $453,398.07 when racing resumes Friday, April 29 at Golden Gate Fields.

 

The jackpot – which has grown steadily over 33 consecutive race days – is paid only when there is one ticket with all six winners.

 

There were two winning tickets on Sunday, April 24, which returned $53,276.78. A total of $199,449 in new money was bet into the pool.

 

Friday’s Golden Pick 6 will begin with race 3. The average field size in the sequence is 7.83 horses before scratches.

 

There is also a Super High 5 carryover of $3,696.95 going into Friday’s card. Golden Gate Fields will not conduct live racing on Wednesday or Thursday but will be open for simulcasting.

 

Golden Gate Fields will finish its inaugural Turf Festival with a flourish as it will conduct the Grade 3, $100,000 San Francisco Mile on Saturday, April 30 and the $100,000 Silky Sullivan and $100,000 Campanile on Sunday, May 1.

 

Closing day for the Winter/Spring Meet is June 12.