The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2012 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Total for the meet... $952.65

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.


No racing. Dark day.

PROFIT/LOSS for the day... $


Got a little something going the last couple of racing days [save for the typing error on Monday] - let's keep it going...

RACE ONE...$2 exacta box... Spinit to Winit/Physical Delivery/Kitty Panda/Discreet Marq, sub Wildcat's Element if scratch.
...$3 exacta key Physical Delivery over Spinit to Winit/Kitty Panda/Discreet Marq, sub Wildcat's Element if scratch.

RACE TWO... $1 exacta box... Jess Not Jesse/Little Nick/Slews Big Finale.

RACE THREE... $3 WP on Elena's Masters.
...$2 exacta box... Patty Anne Sissy/My Emma-No More Fives/Elena's Masters/Open Mic.

RACE 3-5... $2 P3... R3/Elena's Masters/Open Mic... R4/Momentum Investor... R5/King Kreesa.

RACE TEN...$1 exacta box...Master of Markets/Santonio d'Oro/Griffin Rock/Four Reds.
...$1 exacta box... Four Reds/ALL.

Total bet... $103

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