Wagering calculator

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

Two-thirds for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Lynne: Considering that you're going to lose on a Triple Stumper by at least $1,600, you need to bet either $3,401, and play for a win if Trevor tries to two-thirds Matt, or bet at least $8,801 to cover Matt's $0 bet (though, from this position, a wager of all $9,200 is acceptable and perhaps preferred).

Trevor: You ought to wager to cover Lynne, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you should choose between wagering $0 and maximizing your winnings by betting all $12,600. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $5,800 (to shut out Lynne) or less than $1,800 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Lynne). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Matt.

Matt: Wager $7,201 to cover Trevor.

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