In a league of 5 football teams which play in a round robin
tournament show that it is possible for all five teams to be league
Three dice are placed in a row. Find a way to turn each one so that the three numbers on top of the dice total the same as the three numbers on the front of the dice. Can you find all the ways to do this?
Liam's house has a staircase with 12 steps. He can go down the steps one at a time or two at time. In how many different ways can Liam go down the 12 steps?
Some say every picture tells a story... and that a picture is worth a thousand words...
Below are some graphs, charts and diagrams created by sports statisticians, trainers or competitors to help them to analyse performance, inform training programmes or improve motivation.
For each diagram, consider the following questions:
Scatter plot showing Federer's first serve landing points
League positions of teams in a football league during a season
Average speed and altitude of the terrain for a runner's 14 minute workout
"Worm Graph" showing runs scored by two sides in a game of cricket
"Wagon-wheel" chart showing where runs were scored in the first part
of a cricket game
Send us examples of particularly good (or bad) representations of sports data, together with your explanation of what makes them good (or bad).