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Analyzing WimbledonThe Power of Statistics$
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Franc Klaassen and Jan R. Magnus

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780199355952

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199355952.001.0001

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Special points and games

Special points and games

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(p.183) 11 Special points and games
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Analyzing Wimbledon
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Franc Klaassen

Jan R. Magnus

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199355952.003.0011

The chapter zooms in on the question whether players perform differently at specific points or games. Do real champions win the big points? Is it an advantage to serve the first game in a set? Finally, if a player wins the toss, should he or she select to serve in the first game of the match?

Keywords:   identical distribution, big points, breakpoints, serving first, the toss

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