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Going Tapioca at the Accenture, Round 3

Had a winning Round 2, but still have overall work to be done. Here are the Round 3 selections. All selections are in jelly beans; for entertainment purposes only.

-- McDowell over Lowry, 130 to win 100
-- Jacobson over Garrigus, 100 to win 105
-- Kaymer over Mayhan, 110 to win 100
-- Poulter over Clark, 160 to win 100
-- Fernandez-Castano over Simpson, 50 to win 60


Previous results:

Pettersson beats Fowler, +115
Woods loses to Howell, -240
Siem loses to Donald, -100
Garrigus over Oosthuizen, +120
Sterne loses to Mahan, -100
Poulter over Van Pelt, +100
Fernandez-Castano over Howell, +120
Hanson loses to Simpson, -100

4-4, -.85 unit

Comments

By: Scott Pianowski
On: 2/23/2013 11:32:00 AM
Round 4 (don't have all the numbers yet):

Poulter over Stricker, 128 for 100
 
By: Scott Pianowski
On: 2/23/2013 12:15:00 PM
Taking Mahan over Simpson, base 100 (one unit). Don't have the odds yet, will update file later.
 
By: Scott Pianowski
On: 2/23/2013 12:16:00 PM
And I'll also take Day over McDowell, one unit.

A shame I missed Kuchar-Garrigus, I definitely would have taken Kuchar. Too late now.
 
By: Scott Pianowski
On: 2/23/2013 1:55:00 PM
Mahan is -140, Day is-110.
 

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