Gulfstream Park will have a Rainbow 6 carryover of $247,540 on Saturday.
First post is 12:00 p.m. for an 11-race card. The Rainbow 6 is on races six to eleven.
On Friday there were no tickets with the winners of all six Rainbow 6 races. So, Gulfstream made a non-jackpot payoff to the 73 tickets that five winners. Each ticket received $878.52 on a 20 cent bet.
The carryover is growing because Friday was the 11th straight day without the jackpot payoff requirement of just one ticket with the winners of all six Rainbow 6 races.
The jackpot consists of the entire carryover plus 80 percent of the day’s wagering on the Rainbow 6
The carryover coming in on Thursday was $219,934.Bettors added $115,061 to the Rainbow 6. Gulfstream took out 20 percent of that. Per its rules on days with multiple winning tickets, it divided 56 percent of the day’s bets among the winning tickets and added 24 percent to the carryover.
The Rainbow 6 is a 20-cent per combination-only bet. Multiple horses can be used in each race, thus setting up a ticket with multiple 20 cent combinations. For example, a ticket with two horses in each race has 64 combinations and costs $12.80.