The Hidden Mathematics of Sport : Beating the Odds in Your Favourite Sports, Hardback

The Hidden Mathematics of Sport : Beating the Odds in Your Favourite Sports Hardback

Description

The Hidden Mathematics of Sport takes a novel and intriguing look at sport, by exploring the mathematics behind the action.

Discover the best tactics for taking a penalty, the pros and cons of being a consistent golfer, the surprising link between boxing and figure skating, the unusual location of England's earliest 'football' game (in a parish church), and the formula for always winning a game of tennis.

Whatever your sporting interests, you will find plenty to absorb and amuse you in this entertaining and unique book - and maybe you will even find some new strategies for beating the odds.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 208 pages, Filled with charts, tables and graphs
  • Publisher: Pavilion Books
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Sports & outdoor recreation
  • ISBN: 9781907554223

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