Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Haritha: You ought to try wagering between $1,401 and $4,600. This will top a $0 wager by Will while still beating Christine and Will on the Triple Stumper (should Christine wager to cover Will's doubled score and Will wager to cover your doubled score).

Will: You ought to wager to cover Haritha, 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 $11,200. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $8,400 (to shut out Haritha) or less than $6,000 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Haritha). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Christine.

Christine: Wager $8,601 to cover Will.

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