The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2012 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Thursday, July 26, 2012
Total for the meet... $1175.40

We kicked our mythical bankroll up to $1200 to start the 2011 Saratoga thoroughbred race meet - and we'll hold there this season. 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.


RACES 1/2... $2 doubles... R1/Grand Entry/World Premier... R2/Hillswick/Itsagoodtendollars.
Ran R1/3-6... R2/WON-3.

RACE SEVEN...$5 WP... Curve Ball.
Ran 3rd [missed second by a nose] at 11-1.

...$2 exacta box... Love in the Rain/Curve Ball/Redemption Road/Chief Gaga.
Collected $95.50 on the ex box [$95.50/$2].

PROFIT for the day... $53.50


We'll keep things light again today - especially with the weather forecast being iffy.

RACE SEVEN...$5 WPS on Flower Mart.
...$2 exacta box... Battle Bridge/Despite Her Form/Flower Mart/Abaco.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet... $39

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