The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2008 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Thursday, July 24, 2008
Total for the meet... $1085.75

We start the 2008 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.


A tidy little start to the 2008 season...

RACE 1/2... $1 DD... R1/Dancing Tin Man/The Shaughraun... R2/Brave Victory/Mott entry.
Race 1 - Off turf. No plays.

RACE TWO... $5 WP on Brave Victory.
Collected $11.25 on the WP [xxx, 4.50].

RACE SIX... $5 WP on Crowned General.
Scratched. Off turf.

RACE NINE... $5 WP on Jardin.
Collected $94.50 on the WP [26.40, 11.40].

Profit for the day... $85.75


RACE 1/2... $2 DD... R1/Stunning Electra... R2/Aunt Marge/Goretty.

RACE ONE... $5 WP on Stunning Electra.

RACE TWO...$2 exacta box... Aunt Marge/Goretty.

RACE FOUR... $3 WP on Fair Game.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$24

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