SANTA ANITA CLOSING DAY PICK SIX POOL HITS $6,022,040!! $5.2 MILLION IN ‘NEW’ MONEY FOLLOWS CARRYOVER OF $821,858

 

ARCADIA, Calif. (June 24, 2018)–An avalanche of “new” money helped to create a closing day total Pick Six pool of $6,022,040 on Sunday at Santa Anita, creating the prospect of a massive mandatory payout following today’s 11th race, the final leg in the two dollar Pick Six.

With a combined three-day carryover coming into Sunday of $821,858 fueling the pari-mutuel fires, motivation for bettors around the country was “fired” by the prospect of a massive pool, a mandatory payout and average Pick Six field size of 8.5 runners per race.

Sunday’s Pick Six got off to a formful beginning, as 8-5 favorite Be a Lady, with Tyler Conner up, ┬áprevailed by three quarters of a length and paid $5.20 to win.

Approximate post time for today’s 11th and final race is at 5:50 p.m. PT.