The solution to the Match Point Mystery puzzle is now available HERE.

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*Following my piece on tennis and probability, here is another tennis article. There is not really much maths in this one, just carefully researched irrelevance (though there may be a more mathsy follow-up at some point). Oh, and I am not really claiming that any of these players are the worst. See the disclaimer!
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Here’s a bit of very simplistic probability calculation on the outcome of the French Open final, related to my article on the value of a set in tennis. Continue reading

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With the men’s final of Roland Garros about to start, I have written a pretty simple piece about how much a set is worth in a tennis match (in probability terms). I have tried to keep the style accessible, as with the *Pointless* maths articles (although I probably simplified a little too much with those).

Click here to read the article.

The photo is from Yann Caradec via Wikimedia Commons, published Creative Commons: HERE.