Wagering calculator

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Two-thirds for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Meg: Considering that you're going to lose on a Triple Stumper by at least $1,400, you need to bet either $3,401, and play for a win if Rahul :) tries to two-thirds Dillon, or bet at least $9,601 to cover Dillon's $0 bet (though, from this position, a wager of all $11,000 is acceptable and perhaps preferred).

Rahul :): You ought to wager to cover Meg, 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 $14,400. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $7,600 (to shut out Meg) or less than $2,000 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Meg). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Dillon.

Dillon: Wager $8,201 to cover Rahul :).

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