Bettors poured $710,532 into the Rainbow 6 at Gulfstream on Saturday, and the 3-year-old colt Caracaro poured it on in winning the sixth race that started the Rainbow 6.
The carryover coming in was $2,063,506--after 30 days without a single ticket jackpot winner.
Gulfstream had guaranteed that the pool wold be at least $2.5 million. It turned out to be more than $2.7 million.
Saturday'sbetting on the Rainbow 6 was the most during the current carryover cycle,
The race was a $50,000 maiden special weight for 3-YO and up at one mile on dirt.
Caracaro took the lead entering the turn and pulled away to win by six lengths in the fast time of 1:35.16.
Emisael Jaramillo rode Caracaro for trainer Gustavo Delgado.g