The Daily Bankroll Challenge

Matching wits--and a mythical bankroll--with the top handicappers

2004 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Thursday, August 12, 2004
Total for the meet... $893.35

We started the 2004 Saratoga thoroughbred race meet with a mythical bankroll of $1000. Each day we'll use this space to record our mythical best bets and calculate the accumulated wins and losses.
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RACE FOUR... $5 quinella... Arvada/Gijima.
Arvada won. Gijima scratched. No bet.

RACE FIVE... $5 W... American Comedy.
Ran 5th at 4-1.

RACE 6-7-8-9... $2 P4... R6/Something Ventured... R7/Ardent Sister... R8/Snowdrops... R9/Summer Rainbow.
Ran R6/8th... R7/4th... R8/2nd... R9/4th.

RACE 7-8-9... $2 P3... R7/Ardent Sister... R8/Snowdrops... R9/Summer Rainbow.
Ran R7/4th... R8/2nd... R9/4th.

Loss for the day... $9.00


The turf races are already a little dicey and there are showers projected for the afternoon. So, with a card that already doesn't offer much intrigue, we'll stay light today.

RACE FIVE... $5 exacta Fabulosity over Leedle Dee.
...$5 exacta box same two.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$15.00

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