The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2009 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Saturday, September 5, 2009
Total for the meet... $621.50

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 FOUR... $10 quinella... Bernie's Pal/On the Beat.
Ran 5-8.

RACE FIVE... $2 exacta box... Valtrus/Classic Campaign/Ballast.
Ran WON-7-8.

RACES 7-9... $1 P3... R7/Belle Allure/Colina Verde... R8/For Free/Thoroughly Holy/Iberian Gate... R9/ALL.
Ran R7/2-9... R8/WON-5-10... R9/WON.

Loss for the day... $82.00


We not really anymore enamored of this card than we were the last two -- but, it's getting late. We're going deep!

RACE ONE... $2 exacta box... Americanrevolution/Check It Twice/Kaper Lake.
... $2 exacta box... Americanrevolution/Check It Twice.

RACE THREE... $5 exacta box... Gold d'Oro/Etincelle.

RACE FOUR... $4 exacta box... Ms Stilleto/Exclusive Scheme/Our Golden Dream.

RACE EIGHT...$4 WP on Jet Set Vinny.
... $1 exacta box... Jet Set Vinny/Mesa Sunrise/Antitrust/Map of the World.
... $2 exacta box... Jet Set Vinny/Mesa Sunrise/Antitrust.
... $1 tri box... Jet Set Vinny/Mesa Sunrise/Antitrust/Map of the World.

RACE TWELVE...$4 exacta box... Gentle Ride/Belonged to Sy/Ready Formycloseup.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$130.00

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