Wagering calculator

Enter three post-DJ! Round scores below to see wagering suggestions for each player.

Four-fifths for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Shadi: You ought to try wagering between $201 and $9,000. This will top a $0 wager by Justin while still beating Ryan and Justin on the Triple Stumper (should Ryan wager to cover Justin's doubled score and Justin wager to cover your doubled score).

Justin: You ought to wager to cover Shadi, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you ought to choose between wagering $0 or maximizing your winnings with a bet of all $10,000. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $9,600 (to shut out Shadi) or less than $9,200 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Shadi). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Ryan.

Ryan: Wager $9,601 to cover Justin.

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