08/29/2013 6:07PM

Saratoga pick six pays $424K to two tickets


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - When 34-1 shot Hunter Forward ran by 4-5 favorite Brandys Secret in deep stretch of Thursday’s 11th race, it created two happy bettors, who each collected $424,936 in Saratoga’s pick six.

There was a two-day carryover of $273,760 entering the card, and an additional $1,010,762 was wagered into the pool on Thursday.

The sequence of 8-4-7-6-1-2 included Nuffsaid ($16.40), Kingston Bay ($4.10), Coal and Ice ($10.80), Lady’s Lunar Luck ($11.40), Bashart ($7.70), and Hunter Forward ($71).

Both winning tickets were sold offtrack.

There were 165 consolation payouts, each worth $1,163.