The Daily Bankroll Challenge

by Seth Merrow
Matching wits--and a mythical bankroll--with the top handicappers

2005 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Thursday, July 28, 2005
Total for the meet... $983.75

We started the 2005 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.
Complete archive of 2005 daily Best Bets picks and plays pages.


RACE THREE... $5 WP on Frankel entry.
Collected $27.75 on the WP (6.90, 4.20).

RACE FIVE... $5 WP on Pimm's O'Clock.
Ran 3rd at 7-1.

RACE TEN... $1 tri box Kathir, Sovereign Kit, Sahm Iahm, Capo, sub He Flies if scratch.
Ran 2-5-7-8.

Loss for the day... $16.25


RACE THREE... $3 exacta box Sweet Symphony/Lady Pegasus.
RACE FOUR... $5 WP on Webmistress.
RACE SIX... $5 WP on Yes Please.
RACE NINE... $1 tri box Cryptovinsky/Questioning/Harry the Rock/Gold Stravinsky.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$50

Archives of daily Best Bets picks and plays pages: 2004 ... 2003

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