The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2010 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Monday, August 9, 2010
Total for the meet... $679.95

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 ONE... $2 exacta box... Double Eagle/Versailles Road.
Ran 3-5.

RACES 1/2... $4 doubles... R1/Double Eagle/Versailles Road... R2/Read the Contract.
Ran R1/3-5... R2/7th.

RACE TWO... $1 exacta box... Read the Contract/Hystertical Cat/Cooper River.
Ran WON-4-7.

RACES 2-4... $1 P3... R2/Read the Contract/Hysterical Cat/Cooper River... R3/Rock America/RJ Hope/Too Big to Fail... R4/Time Counts/Miss Smarty Pants.
Ran R2/WON-4-7... R3/WON-2-3... R4/2-scr.

RACE FOUR... $4 WP on Time Counts.
Collected $6.60 on the WP [xxx, $3.30].

RACE TEN... $5 exacta box... Hennessy Light/Moonwalk Beauty.
Ran WON-3.

Loss for the day... $45.00


RACES 1/2... $2 doubles... R1/Cozy Lion... R2/Elusive Tara/Niji's Grand Girl/Dixie Julep/Street Mate.

RACE FIVE... $2 exacta box... Changing Skies/Casablanca Smile/Gold d'Oro.

RACE NINE... $2 exacta box... Ginger Snapit/Higher Desire/Watkins Glen, sub Miss Grievance if scratch.
$2 exacta box... Ginger Snapit/Higher Desire.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$36.00

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