WITH A MANDATORY PAYOUT IN PLACE, 20 CENT RAINBOW PICK SIX JACKPOT POOL OF $6 MILLION PROJECTED ON BIG ‘CAP DAY, SATURDAY AT SANTA ANITA
SPECIAL EARLY FIRST POST TIME ON SATURDAY AT 12 NOON, RAINBOW SIX TO START WITH RACE SIX
ARCADIA, Calif. (March 5, 2021)–With a mandatory payout in place, Santa Anita track officials project Saturday’s total 20 Cent Rainbow Pick Six Jackpot pool could exceed $6 million as the track will present a blockbuster 11-race card highlighted by the Grade I, $400,000 Santa Anita Handicap. Special early first post on Saturday is at 12 noon.
Saturday’s Rainbow Six will start with race six, which has an approximate post time of 2:45 p.m. PT. In addition to the Santa Anita Handicap, three other graded stakes will be included in the Rainbow Six sequence, with the Grade II, $300,000 San Felipe, a key prep to the Grade I Runhappy Santa Anita Derby on April 3, carded as race six.
The Grade II, $200,000 San Carlos, for older horses at seven furlongs, will go as Saturday’s eighth race, the Grade I, $400,000 Frank E. Kilroe Mile (turf) has been carded as race nine and the 84th running of the Big ‘Cap, for older horses at a mile and one quarter, has an assigned post time of 5 p.m. PT.
Average field size for Saturday’s Rainbow Six stands at nine horses per race. For complete morning line information and late changes for Santa Anita Handicap Day, please visit santaanita.com.