The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2011 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Thursday, August 25, 2011
Total for the meet... $896.85

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.


RACE TWO... $1 exacta box... Tulane Up/Strikealinethruit/Notell/Crypto Kitten.
Ran 2-3-4-5.

... $3 exacta box... Strikealinethruit/Notell/Crypto Kitten.
Ran 2-3-5.

RACE FIVE... $5 WP on Malibu Wave.
Ran 6th at 7-1.

...$1 exacta box... Malibu Wave/Silver Max/Daba Daba/My Wahoo.
Ran 3-6-7-scr.

...$2 exacta box... Malibu Wave/Daba Daba/My Wahoo.
Ran 3-6-7.

RACE SIX... $1 exacta box... Gamecents/She Drives Me Wild/Sasta Go Lucky/Dean Avenue.
Ran WON-4-6-scr.

... $2 exacta box... Gamecents/She Drives Me Wild/Sasta Go Lucky.
Ran WON-4-scr.

Loss for the day... $68.00


RACE ONE... $2 exacta box... Sheppard entry 1/Sheppard entry 2/Decoy Daddy.

RACE THREE... $5 WP on Barbados Beauty.
...$2 exacta box... Alydarla/Krissy Kat/Holiday Broad/Barbados Beauty, sub Stay Composed if scratch.
...$2 exacta box... Alydarla/Krissy Kat/Barbados Beauty, sub Holiday Broad, then Stay Composed if scratch.
...$2 exacta box... Krissy KatBarbados Beauty.
All turf wagers are turf only [unless otherwise noted]

Total bet... $62.00

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