The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2008 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Saturday, August 2, 2008
Total for the meet... $1124.15

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.


RACE 1/2... $2 doubles... R1/Panthera Tigre... R2/Casino Key/And a Cherry Tree/Hope Street.
Collected $31.20 on the double.

RACE FOUR... $5 quinella... American Cruiser/Beyond the Trees.
Ran 1-7.

RACE SIX... $2 exacta box... Queen Joanne/Jibboom/Brushed Gold.
Ran 2-3-7.

RACE TEN... $1 tri box... Fair Game/Sweet Slam/The Ag/Here Comes Rita.
Ran 1-2-4-5.

Loss for the day... $15.80


RACE 1/2... $1 doubles... R1/Mogul Man/Youbethecan... R2/Blank Check/Nowhere to Hide/Spaniard/Coach Gray.

RACE TWO... $3 WP on Blank Check.

RACE FIVE... $5 WPS on Just as Well.
...$1 exacta box... Just as Well/ALL.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$47

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