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Old 06-04-2019, 01:51 PM
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Originally Posted by MrAtoz View Post
Oh, yes, the deciding factor was definitely the fact that Emma found both Daily Doubles. Had James gotten either of them, he could have had the lead going into Final. He might not have had a runaway, but he would have had the lead, which would have ensured him a win as things shook out.
And before that, another contributing factor to JH's loss was that in the first round, he found the DD on the very first (IIRC) square, instead of later as he usually did to extend his already-sizable lead. As it was, he had $2,000 at the start of the game and the DD was gone from that round.