The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2009 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Sunday, August 30, 2009
Total for the meet... $526.50

We started the 2009 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 SIX... $2 exacta box... Successful Mission/Picou/Tiger Woodman.
Moved off turf -- no wager.

RACE TWELVE... $4 WP on Kensei.
Ran 6th at 4-1.

Loss for the day... $8.00


RACE ONE... $4 exacta box... Al's Deputy/William Thomas.
...$1 exacta box... Al's Deputy/William Thomas/Afrikaner.

RACES 1-2... $3 doubles... R1/Al's Deputy... R2/Magic Tiger/Spirit of Rose-Abilio.

RACE FOUR... $2 exacta box... Unflagging/Bestowed/Karakorum Legend.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$32.00

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