Arlington Park news release
Contact: David Zenner
EARLY PICK FOUR CARRYOVER OF $8,703 FOR FRIDAY, SEPT. 24; LATE PICK FOUR CARRYOVER OF $17,304 FOR FRIDAY, SEPT. 24
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (Sept. 23, 2010) – There will be an $8,703 carryover into Friday’s Early Pick Four pool and a $17,304 carryover into Friday’s Late Pick Four pool at Arlington Park. This marks the first time both Pick Four pools carried over on the same card.
Since there were no perfect tickets on Thursday’s Early Pick Four, those who had three of four correct received a consolation payoff of $51.40 on a $1 ticket, while a three of four consolation paid $34.40 on Thursday’s Late Pick Four.
Arlington’s Early Pick Four covers races 2 through 5 while the Late Pick Four covers races 6 through 9. First post on Friday is 1 pm (CDT). Post time for the day’s second race, the first leg of the Early Pick Four, is scheduled for 1:31 pm. Post time for the day’s sixth race, the first leg of the Late Pick Four, is scheduled for 3:33 pm.
Arlington Park – the Chicago area’s premier Thoroughbred racetrack located in Arlington Heights, Ill. – will run a 91-day meet in 2010 from Thursday, April 29 through Sunday, Sept. 26. Arlington Park, whose parent company is Churchill Downs Incorporated (Nasdaq: CHDN), also operates 11 off-track, simulcast-wagering facilities: Trackside Arlington Park (Arlington Heights), Trackside Chicago, Trackside Quad City Downs (East Moline), Trackside Waukegan, Shooters Bar & Grill at Don Carter Lanes featuring Trackside Rockford, Fat Sam’s Bar & Grill featuring Trackside OTB in Lockport, Lucky’s featuring Trackside OTB in South Elgin, Nicolino’s featuring Trackside OTB in McHenry, Tad’s Sports Bar & Grill featuring Trackside OTB in South Beloit, Salerno-Pincente Ristorante featuring Trackside OTB in Hodgkins and Sundance Saloon featuring Trackside OTB in Waukegan. Information on Arlington Park can be found online at www.arlingtonpark.com.