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FIRST-INNINGS AVERAGES THE TOSS Australia's average total in last ten Tests 393 Visitors' average total in last ten Tests 277 Average total in last ten Tests involving England 300 Aus average total in last ten Tests v England 321 England's average total in last ten Tests 280 AUSTRALIA ENGLAND Tosses won 7 4 All Tests Pld Won bat 1st Won bat 2nd Tie Draw Won toss and batted 19 6 10 0 3 Won toss and fielded 18 8 6 0 4 Fifth Test January 3-7 SYDNEY The SCG traditionally offers plenty of assistance to the spinners.
In Sunday's ax competition, contestants had two practice tosses and then three tosses that counted.
It would take about 10,000 tosses before a casual observer would become aware of such a small bias, Diaconis says.
Campbell said: "I don't think any tosses in these conditions are good ones to lose.
THE TOSS ENGLAND AUSTRALIA Tosses won 7 5Team winning the toss has batted first in 8 out of the last 12 Tests (All Tests) Pld Won bat 1st Won bat 2nd Tie Draw Won toss and batted 31 10 11 0 10 Won toss and fielded 12 5 4 0 3
According to this scheme, the successive coin tosses H H T T T H, for example, would generate the sequence 1, 1, 2, 3,-1, 4,-5,-1.
She calls (or asks) the name of another player and tosses the ball to him -- "Joey.
In the basic game, the first team tosses a dot, then the next team tries to get their blobs closest to the dot, with different scores awarded according to proximity.