The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2011 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Friday, July 22, 2011
Total for the meet... $1200.00

We're kickin' our mythical bankroll up to $1200 to start the 2011 Saratoga thoroughbred race meet. In past years we've started with $1000, but with the 40-day meet a $1200 bankroll gives us a reasonable $30/day average. Each day we'll use this space to record our mythical best bets and calculate the accumulated wins and losses.


No racing.

Profit/Loss for the day... $


Races 1/2... $2 doubles... R1/Rocky World/Boat/Gamblin Fever... R2/Poliziotto/Chardsey.

RACE TWO... $5 WP on Poliziotto.
...$2 exacta box... Poliziotto/Chardsey/Windafull.

RACE THREE...$1 exacta box... Awesome Arceno/Winaholic/Stand Proud.

RACE FIVE...$1 exacta box... Stopshoppingmaria/My Miss Aurelia/Refining/I Know You Know.

RACE SIX... $3 WP on Short Shrift.

RACE SEVEN... $3 WP on The Funky Express.
...$1 exacta box... Pure Gossip/Sing Like a Bird/The Funky Express.

RACE TEN... $1 exacta box... Chosen Empire/Hanson Heights/Alfarabi.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet... $76.00

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