Del Mar announces series of revisions for its upcoming meeting
June 29, 2018 9:37 AM
by Robert Mann
Del Mar, the iconic ocean-side track near San Diego has announced a series of wagering revisions for its upcoming meeting that starts July 18.
Bettors will now have the chance to bet into an early pick four and a late pick five in a change the mirrors the wagering options at the recently concluded Santa Anita meeting. Both bets are 50-cent base wagers. The early pick four will start on the second race with the late pick five consisting of the final five races. As in previous years, the low-takeout 50-cent pick five on the first five races remains as does the customary 50-cent late pick four on the final four races
Additionally, Del Mar will offer $2 parlay wagering in win, place, and show pools that allows players to mix different pools in races, if desired, such as a win bet, two place bets, and a show bet, or countless other variations. Parlay wagering will be available on a minimum of two races or as many as six.
Del Mar has scheduled two mandatory payouts in its Jackpot Pick Six: Pacific Classic Day, Aug. 18 and closing day, Sept. 3.