Illinois bans pick fours, sixes
The Illinois Racing Board banned all bets with more than three legs at a meeting on Tuesday because of concerns over the security of totalizator systems arising out of the ongoing Breeders' Cup pick six investigation.
The ban will include pick four and pick six bets at any track in Illinois. The ban will also prohibit anyone betting in Illinois from wagering on a pick four or pick six that is held at any other track.
The board also deferred action on licensing two tote companies, Autotote ...
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