The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2013 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Friday, August 23, 2013
Total for the meet... $379.65

We kicked our mythical bankroll up to $1200 to start the 2013 Saratoga thoroughbred race meet. Each day we'll use this space to record our mythical best bets and calculate the accumulated wins and losses.


RACE ONE... $3 exacta box... Mr Hot Stuff/Sheppard entry.
Ran WON-4.

RACE FIVE... $5 WP on El Season.
Ran 5th at 8-1.

RACE SEVEN... $3 WP on Best Friends.
Ran 5th at 6-1.

...$3 exacta box... Reign/Best Friends/Sky Painter/Super Sky.
Collected $62.40 on the ex box [$41.60$2].

Profit for the day... $10.40


RACE SEVEN... $3 exacta box... Melody Lin/Bustle-Sands of Humor/Alwaysinmycircle/Julesco.

RACE TEN... $1 exacta box... Doc Cebu/Mr Jenney/Marine Patrol/King of Broadway, sub, in order, Grand Giant/Secretive if scratch.

All turf wagers are turf only [unless other wise noted]

Total bet... $48

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