Fast Catalina (9) at 4-1won Wednesday's ffth race at Gulfstream Park, to start the Rainbow 6 on a wet and "off the turf" day.
The race was scheduled for five furlongs on turf, but was moved to the dirt track tha is sealed and listed as Sloppy. Before the start of the race day, Gulfstream took all six scheduled-for-turf races off that surface
Bettors wagered $274,517 on the Rainbow 6. That is a low total for that bet at Gulfstream, even on a weekday.
The carryover coming in was $1,304,296--built up ovee 14 straight days with nultiple tickets that had all six winners on the20 cents per combination only bet.
The total pool is now $1,578,813. Gulfstream has guaranteed that the pool will be at least $1,95 million if there is just one ticket with all six winners.
If that happens Gulfstream will have to put just under $400,000 into the pool.
Due mainly to the surface switches, the Rainbow 6 races are down to 42 starters That includes 11in the tenth and final race, which was scheduled for and will be run on dirt.