ARCADIA, Calif. (April 6, 2017)–With a total Pick Six pool of $1,456,719 up for grabs, which included a Single Ticket Jackpot carryover of $590,443, a traditional Pick Six carryover from Sunday of $133,545 and $732,730 in “new money,” there was one winning ticket in Santa Anita’s Thursday Pick Six which resulted in a life changing payoff of $1,199,286.40.
The winning ticket was purchased by an as yet unidentified player at Sammy’s Original, an upscale off-track betting site in Lake Forest, Calif., for $14,400. The ticket was structured thusly: In race three, four horses were used; in race four, two horses; in race five, all horses; in race six, four horses; in race seven, five horses and in the eighth and final race, five horses were used.
Located at the merge of Interstates 5 and 405 in Orange County, Sammy’s Original is located 59 miles south of Santa Anita.
The 80th running of the Grade I, $1 million Santa Anita Derby will highlight a blockbuster 11-race card on Saturday and Santa Anita will guarantee $1 million in the Late Pick Four.
First post time on Saturday is at 12 noon, admission gates open at 10 a.m.