Wagering calculator

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

Three-quarters for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Alison: Consider risking between $1,901 and $3,000. This will top a $0 wager by Mark while still beating Andy on the Triple Stumper (should Andy wager to cover Mark's doubled score).

Mark: You ought to wager to cover Alison, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you should choose between wagering $0 and maximizing your winnings with a wager of all $9,900. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $6,100 (to shut out Alison) or less than $4,900 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Alison). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Andy.

Andy: Wager $7,401 to cover Mark.

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