The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2005 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Tuesday, August 16, 2005
Total for the meet... $795.75

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 1-2... $3 DD... R1/Seattle Borders/He Flies... R2/Dyna's Destiny.
Seattle Borders scratched.
R1/4-scr... R2/4.

RACE THREE... $5 WP on Year End Letter.

RACE SIX... $5 WP on Warrior Song.
Collected $74.50 on the WP ($19.40, 10.40).

...$1 exacta box... Warrior Song/Mobarhan/Great Exhibition/True to Tradition.
Ran 1-5-9-11.

RACE EIGHT... $5 WP on Spanish Spur.
Ran 4th at 6-1.

RACE 8-9... $2 DD... R8/Spanish Spur... R9/Love My Gal/Jetastik/Bornagoddes/Fiddlers Star.
R8/4... R9/Won ($5.70) -3-8-9.

RACE NINE... $5 WP on Love My Gal.
Collected $23.50 on the WP ($5.70, 3.70).

Profit for the day... $45.00


Dark day. No racing.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$

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