The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2008 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Sunday, August 3, 2008
Total for the meet... $1088.90

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... $1 doubles... R1/Mogul Man/Youbethecan... R2/Blank Check/Nowhere to Hide/Spaniard/Coach Gray.
Ran R1/2-5... R2/2-4-6-7.

RACE TWO... $3 WP on Blank Check.
Ran 7th at 24-1.

RACE FIVE... $5 WPS on Just as Well.
Collected $11.75 on the WPS [xxx, xxx, 4.70].

...$1 exacta box... Just as Well/ALL.
Key horse ran 3rd at 7-2.

Loss for the day... $35.25


RACE ONE... $4 exacta box... Cable/Diverse.

RACE 1/2... $2 doubles... R1/ Cable/Diverse/Song of Love... R2/Wickedly Spicey.

RACE FOUR... $4 WP on Rubinstein.

RACE TEN... ...$1 exacta box... Dulcet Tone/Break Point/Elope.
...$4 exacta box... Dulcet Tone/Break Point.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$36

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