The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2008 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Wedneday, August 6, 2008
Total for the meet... $1032.15

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.


No racing. Dark day.

Profit/Loss for the day... $


RACE 1/2... $1 doubles... R1/Know the Game/Hard Moonshine/Sacrifice Bunt... R2/Exchanging Kisses/Westward Ho.

RACE FOUR...$3 WP on Schopenhauer.
...$5 quinella box... Schopenhauer/Good Request/Royal Lord.

RACE SIX...$1 exacta box... Driven by Success/El Tamberito/Narration.
...$3 exacta box... Driven by Success/El Tamberito.

RACE EIGHT... $3 WP on Sarah's Prize.
...$1 exacta box... Sarah's Prize/Quiet Alice/Nehantic Kat.

RACE NINE... $5 exacta box... Cannonbal/Doc N Roll.

RACE TEN... $5 exacta box... Iron Curtain/Please Impress.
...$1 tri box... Iron Curtain/Please Impress/Too Tough Pete/Karakorum Tornado.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$95

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