Wagering calculator

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

Two-thirds for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Breck: Consider risking between $301 and $400. This will top a $0 wager by Nina while still beating Tim on the Triple Stumper (should Tim wager to cover Nina's doubled score).

Nina: You ought to wager to cover Breck, 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 $3,500. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $2,900 (to shut out Breck) or less than $700 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Breck). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Tim.

Tim: Wager $2,101 to cover Nina.

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