Wagering calculator

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

Two-thirds for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Will: Consider risking $800, thereby beating Bif on the Triple Stumper (should Bif wager to cover Bryan's doubled score).

Bryan: You ought to wager to cover Will, 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 $14,000. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $12,400 (to shut out Will) or less than $1,600 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Will). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Bif.

Bif: Wager $7,801 to cover Bryan.

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