For the second consecutive day, Santa Anita Park will guarantee $2 million in Saturday's popular 20 cent Rainbow Pick Six Jackpot, which will begin with the sixth race on an 11-race program.
As Saturday is Breeders' Cup Classic Day from Churchill Downs, Santa Anita's admission gates will open early at 7:15 a.m. and first live race post time in Arcadia is at 10:30 a.m.
Approximate post time for Saturday's sixth race is at 2:10 p.m. PT.
With a $2 million guaranteed Jackpot in place Friday and a “live money” pool of $1,298,071, there were three Rainbow Six tickets with six winners, each worth $54,328.25. Additionally, there were three “live” Jackpot tickets coming into Friday's 10th and final race. Of the three, Awesome Amanda, off at 26-1 finished closest, checking in seventh under Tyler Conner.
Saturday's 20 cent Rainbow Pick Six will include a pair of stakes, the Grade III, $100,000 Senator Ken Maddy, which has been slotted as race eight, and the $200,000 Golden State Juvenile, which will go as race 10. Trainer Phil D'Amato's Storm the Hill is the 7/2 morning line favorite among a field of 10 in the Maddy, while Bob Baffert's Cruel Intention is the 8-5 morning line choice in the Golden State Juvenile.
With 63 horses entered and eligible to run in Saturday's Rainbow Six, field size stands at 10.5 runners per race.
For additional information, please visit Santa Anita's 'Live Racing' page, or call (626) 574-RACE.
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