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 10, 2008
Total for the meet... $938.65

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/Big Wig/Moore Miles... R2/Proud Ruler/Florentino/Ryan's Comet.
Ran R1/2-3... R2/5-7-scr.

RACE SEVEN... $1 tri key... Ariege over Zee Zee/Closeout/Sea Chanter.
Ran WON/2-5-6.

RACE EIGHT... $4 WP on Bet the Limit.
Ran 4th at 8-1.

RACE ELEVEN... $1 tri key... Storm Harbor over Mr Sidney/Radical Sabbatical/Rogue Victory, sub Grand Turk if scratch.
Ran 4/1-2-5.

Loss for the day... $28.00


RACE 1/2... $2 doubles... R1/Hawkwood/Coastal Drive/Wolfson... R2/Trevelyan/Precursor.

RACE TWO... $2 quinella box... Trevelyan/Precursor/Charitable Man.

RACE FIVE... $2 exacta box... Fast n' Sassy/Offhand Remark/Can She Dance.

RACE SIX... $4 WP on Kays and Jays.
...$1 exacta box... Kays and Jays/White Lamb/Sara Louise.

RACE SEVEN... $2 exacta box... Banrock/Al Basha.

RACE EIGHt... $1 exacta box... easy Ashley/Chit Chat Cat/Swept the Series.

RACE NINE... $5 exacta box... Groomedforvictory/Spanky Fischbein.

RACE ELEVEN... $5 WP on Paracaidas.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$74

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