The Daily Bankroll Challenge

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

2013 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Sunday, September 1, 2013
Total for the meet... $8.90

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 FIVE... $2 exacta box... All My Memories/Good Response/Village Warrior/Justin Nguyen, sub Canadian Warrior if scratch.
Ran 2-4-5-8. Justin Nguyen scratched.

Loss for the day... $24.00


Our last bullet - shooting for at least a minor win so that we can take a little bit of a shot on closing day...

I like our picks in R2 and I would take an exacta shot there and perhaps go a little lighter with a tri box with our top five or six -- if I had the dough. Instead...

RACE SEVEN... $1 exacta box...Spanish Gold/Premura/Recepta, sub, in order Riviera Romper/Perfect La Comete if scratch.
...$1 WP on Recepta.

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

Total bet... $8

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