The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2012 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Saturday, July 28, 2012
Total for the meet... $1120.40

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.


Note: Wagers are live even if they're off the turf Friday.

RACES 1/2... $4 doubles... R1/Twice the Lady/My Sunshine Gal... R2/Lea the Punisher/Jolienne/Laylaben.
Ran... R1/3-5... R2/4-5-scr.

LOSS for the day... $16.00


RACE TWO...$2 WPS on Electromagnetic.
...$1 exacta box... Western Sadler/Electromagnetic/Bernie the Jet/Charming Kitten, sub Secret Soul then Newfound Zapper if scratches.

RACE THREE... $1 exacta box... Honorable Dillon/Pass the Pico/Gulfport/North Slope.

RACE SEVEN... $1 exacta box... Draw It/Onepointhrekarats/Pianist, sub Kitty Wine if scratch.

RACE ELEVEN... $1 exacta box ... Undrgroundregulatr/Synthesizer/Kathy's Kitten/War Hitch/Towner.

Total bet... $56

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