The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2006 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Sunday, August 5, 2006
Total for the meet... $873.50

Complete archive of 2006 daily Best Bets picks and plays pages.


RACE ONE... $5 WP on Dr Bloomer.
Ran 6th at 12-1.

...$1 exacta box... Dr Bloomer/Elusive Image/Neuf de Carreau/Redefined.
Ran 1-3-6-8.

RACE 6-9... $5 GS... R6/Operation Red Dawn... R7/Yankee Master... R8/Wild Fit... R9/Flower Alley/Invasor.
Ran R6/2nd... R7/2nd [for betting purposes]... R8/SCRATCHED... R9/WON-7.

RACE NINE... $1 super... Yankee Thunder over Not On My Turf/Mr Sam I Am/Sly Diamond Jim/Conrad Crossing... sub Bagavond, then Red Zipper underneath if scratch[es].
Ran 5/1-2-3-7.

Loss for the day... $36.00


RACE 1/2... $2 DD... R1/Provincetown/Steve's Thunder/Gryffindor... R2/De Lucia/Elusive Value.

RACE FIVE... $5 WP on Broadway Producer.

RACE NINE...$1 super... Eden's Causeway over Mary Cat/Hermance/Maxine's Hymn/Its Just a Dream.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$46.00

If we are interested in both halves of an entry -- in event of a scratch -- it is noted that way [in other words, both halve are named]. If only one-half of the entry is named, then we prefer that half and will move to our next pick listed [rather than the other half of the entry] in event of a scratch.
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