The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2012 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Thursday, August 2, 2012
Total for the meet... $974.50

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... $1 doubles... R1/One Note Samba/Seven Lively Sins... R2/Lucky My Way/Flashy in Pink.
Ran R1/3-DNF... R2/3-6.

RACE FIVE... $1 exacta box... Corail/Girluphigh/Liquid Lunch.
Collected $5.60 on the ex box [$11.20/$2].

RACE SIX... $2 exacta box... Power Blast/Ampersand/Gimme Credit.
Ran 2-4-8.

LOSS for the day... $16.40


RACE FOUR... $2 exacta box... Slow Pace/Slumber/Barocci.

RACE EIGHT... $2 exacta box... Proud Dame/Sheerflakesofgold/Spelling Test/Forever Vow.

Total bet... $36

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