The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2010 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Friday, July 30, 2010
Total for the meet... $881.25

We start the 2010 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 TWO... $4 WP on R Bling.
Ran 3rd at 2-1.

RACE FIVE... $2 WP on Deceive.
Collected $5.50 on the WP [xxx, 5.50]. Ran 2nd at 9-2.

RACE SEVEN... $4 WP on System Ready.
Late scratch.

RACE TEN... $1 exacta box... Cherokee Speed/Strong Commitment/Karakorum Legend... sub Devon Rock if scratch.
Ran WON-3-5.

Loss for the day... $12.50


RACES 1/2... $5 doubles... R1/Unaccountable... R2/Song of Broadway/Holdme Kaz.
... $1 doubles... R1/Unaccountable/King Carter... R2/Song of Broadway/Holdme Kaz/Moshe Diane.

RACE TWO... $1 exacta box... Song of Broadway/Moshe Diane/Holdme Kaz.

RACE FOUR... $5 quinella... Ravingaboutkitten/Letshootpool.

RACE SIX... $4 WP on Artisanal.
...$1 exacta box... Erma Lee/Puzzling/Artisanal.

races 6-9... $1 P4... R6/Artisanal... R7/Lovely Daniella/Weathered/Meese Rocks/Wicked Diva... R8/Ride On Josephine/Carmen's Kiss/Precision Farming... R9/Person of Interest/Soldier Field.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$65.00

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