Wagering calculator

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

Three-quarters for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Ken: Think about risking $900, thereby beating Kim on the Triple Stumper (should Kim wager to cover Bradley's doubled score).

Bradley: You ought to wager to cover Ken, 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 $6,400. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $3,400 (to shut out Ken) or less than $2,400 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Ken). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Kim.

Kim: Wager $4,401 to cover Bradley.

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