20 CENT SINGLE TICKET RAINBOW PICK SIX JACKPOT CARRYOVER OF $229,500 INTO FRIDAY AT SANTA ANITA; FIRST POST TIME FOR EIGHT-RACE CARD IS AT 1 P.M.ARCADIA, Calif. (Feb. 9, 2020)–Live racing will resume at Santa Anita with a four-day week on Friday and fans will be greeted by a substantial 20 cent Single Ticket Rainbow Pick Six Jackpot carryover of $229,500.With a carryover from Saturday of $197,331 to shoot at, $140,508 in new money was wagered today, creating a total Jackpot pool of $337,839.With no single ticket winner, there were 294 consolation tickets with six, each worth $255.30.With an eight-race card on Friday, approximate post time for the third race, leg one in the Rainbow Six, is at 2 p.m. PT.First post time Friday is at 1 p.m., with admission gates opening at 11 a.m.There will be special holiday racing on Monday, Presidents’ Day and it’s also Dollar Day at Santa Anita, with one dollar beers, sodas and two dollar hot dogs.Santa Anita will be open for simulcast wagering on Wednesday and Thursday in the Grandstand Paddock Room. Admission is free and the Paddock Room will open at 10 a.m.For additional information, please visit santaanita.com or call (626) 574-RACE.
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