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Where does a player's runs scored under his country's A team goes to?

As to my knowledge, there're 3 categories before a player gets into the national team. Those are, First Class, List A and t20s. My question is, where would the runs of a player who scores for an A ...
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When did the NFL move the stanchion out of the end zone?

I was just watching a clip of Bart Starr's quarterback sneak in the Ice Bowl. One thing I noticed is that the goal post stanchion is inside the end zone, not behind the end zone as it is nowadays. ...
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Website with money lines in real time? [on hold]

Is there a website out there where you can buy and sell money lines in real time? For example I buy in via money line during the 1st quarter and sell half way through the second quarter.
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Putting out on every hole in a bogey competition

Do you have to putt out on every hole in a bogey competition even when you are over par on a hole ?
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Model basketball points distribution per team

Let’s say i would like to build a naive model for predicting basketball odds in betting (in a match). Assume that I know the total expectation points per team. How could i do that? In football i could ...
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What wil be the violation if I shoot the ball below the Ring? (I forgot the Violation that was called me on NBA 2K14 Regular Game)

I forgotted the violation was called on me when I shoot the ball below the ring in the video game of NBA 2K14.
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What is the point of using the gloves that leave the knuckles exposed that the Florida State Boxing Commission is imposing for bare-knuckle boxing?

I read on https://twitter.com/adamlebarr/status/1131373692322234369, regarding the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) 6 event on 2019-06-22: What is the point of using the gloves that leave ...
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Not sure who signed this baseball [on hold]

Can someone tell me whose signature this is? I would appreciate it
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Can the home team win an extra-inning baseball game by more than 1 run?

In baseball, I'm wondering how home teams are awarded winning runs. If the visiting team in, say, Inning 10, plates 5 runs, then the home team has the bottom of that inning to match or exceed this ...
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Getting hit twice while digging a spike [duplicate]

In what situation it's becomes legal to touch the ball twice? if a player is defending a spike and dug the ball and it hits arms and chest at the sametime? What about receiving a powerful jump ...
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Are tennis rackets checked by officials before matches?

Following this question I started looking for evidence that rackets in tennis were checked by officials, at least on the ATP tour, but couldn't find some. I was able to find the regulations for racket ...
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Intergender amateur wrestling and boxing

Whenever I see a video posted of girls (amateur) wrestling or boxing boys, the girls win. Does this reflect reality? Do girls regularly beat boys in wrestling and boxing? Are there any reliable ...
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Any idea who signed this ball? Thanks [on hold]

My girlfriend has a signed baseball that her father had signed, but her father has since passed. We don't know who signed it, but are hoping someone might. Thanks in advance.
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Can an umpire overturn a call in little league?

We had a weird call overturned after a play in a little league game 9-10 years old, Cal Ripken rules. We had a runner score a run, everything seemed normal. The pitcher got the ball back, our on ...
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In a ranking system, what value is conventional for scores/set/points quotient when the divisor is 0?

For instance, in volleyball they use set quotient or points quotient as tie-breakers. They are simply the result of sets/points won divided by sets/points lost. But what if sets/points lost is 0? What ...
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Cannot recall for the life of me who’s signature this is [closed]

May be west coast origin or somewhere regionally close. (https://i.stack.imgur.com/2IAjy.jpg)
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Why in modern cricket we have DRS available? [closed]

In 80's and 90's ,we did't have DRS available in Cricket match. On-fields umpire's decision was considered final but now a days in cricket we have DRS available so why there is on-field umpire whom ...
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Who’s signature is this? [closed]

Louisville Slugger model m110 re](https://i.stack.imgur.com/ykow9.jpg)
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How to handle missed workouts before a race?

I'm in the middle of a training regimen for my 5th Ironman race (Race is in September). Based on family commitments, I'll be traveling for about 3 weeks in August to locations that make cycling ...
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Can the goalkeeper release the ball at their own goal, then save it from going in?

In this YouTube video (should start at 13 seconds), the goalkeeper releases the ball, involuntarily aiming it towards his own goal. Would he be allowed to save it using his hands? I read in this ...
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If horses can win without their jockeys, why have a jockey at all?

In the Palio di Siena, the winner of the race is the horse, even if it crosses the finish line without its rider: On the dangerous, steeply canted track, the riders are allowed to use their whips (...
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who signed this baseball [closed]

Hello I found this autograph ball going through my parents stuff. I’m thinking it was a Houston Astro as grew up in Houston. Any help appreciated. Thanks
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Has a horse ever crossed the finish line first without a jockey?

At the 2019 Preakness Stakes, jockey John Velazquez fell off his horse Bodexpress at the start of the race, but Bodexpress continued to finish the race. Officially Bodexpress received a "DNF" (Did ...
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1980 or 2008 Phillies Player [closed]

Found this in my collection and can't figure out who it is. It's a Phillies 1980 and 2008 world champions ball so I'm sure it is a former Phillie. Since it was signed above the 1980 logo I suspect it ...
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Run out in cricket

There are two attempts at a run out whilst batsmen are running. The first attempt is not out but leaves one of the bails on the stumps - the other on the ground. Taking another run the second run out ...
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Finland goal song at IIHF WM 2019

What's the song name which is played after Finland scores goal in IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship 2019 in Slovakia?
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Can an out be considered a force out if it was called for an illegal (diving) slide and the runner was forced to reach the base?

In a youth game with bases loaded and two outs a ground ball was hit to the pitcher, who made a throw to third base. The throw was low and the third baseman did not field the ball cleanly, so the ...
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Help identifying autographs on Super Bowl XLIV hat [closed]

Can anyone please help me identify the signatures on this cap? The hat is from the XLIV (2010) Super Bowl and has the New Orleans Saints logo on it. Any help is greatly appreciated. Thanks so much!
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If an English qualified team is banned from the champions league, who takes over the vacant spot?

As of the time of this question, there are talks that Manchester City may be banned from the UEFA Champions League 2019-20 competition. If a top-four English Premier League team is banned, who takes ...
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Before each session in the Ryder Cup, is either captain aware of the opposing team's lineup for that session?

Are the lineups of both sides submitted without knowledge of the opposing lineup? If not, which team submits its lineup first? Can the lineups be modified once submitted?
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How is cashout calculated in sports betting

Let’s say that someone places a bet: 100€ @5.00 inplay the odd goes down to @2.00 his potential winnings is 500€ and the fair cashout is: (5/2)*100= 250€ Applying a fixed margin 10% would mean: ...
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Which watches are given as gifts to ice hockey players in the world cup?

During the ice hockey world championship, the best player of each team receives a gift - it seems like it is a watch. I am curious - what kind of watch is it (brand / model)? Since one of sponsors is ...
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Does the MLB website contain win-loss stats? If so, how can I examine win-loss stats on the MLB website?

I am looking for win and loss stats on the MLB website. I've browsed to the MLB website > Stats > Team, but I did not find win-loss stats. What am I missing?
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Can you goaltend a shot that won't count?

I was watching a review of the longest shot in NBA history and was reminded of this pretty incredible bucket: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xm8CS9DVsUA This video is of the 2015 Boston Celtics ...
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Can any rowing machine automatically adapt the resistance to maintain target heart rate? [closed]

Assuming one is rowing at a more or less uniform rhythm, it would be ideal for the resistance of the rowing machine to automatically adjust so as to keep the heart rate within a desired range. Does a ...
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Is carrying a player into touch a legal tackle?

I recently saw this snippet of a two defenders carrying an opponent into touch as he was holding onto the ball. So I looked into tackle laws: REQUIREMENTS FOR A TACKLE (https://laws.worldrugby.org/...
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What is the best view to decide a run out?

In cricket, what's the best angle to view if a batsman is out or not out in a run out scenario? Is it from an angle where the umpire runs to (so on the sides) or is it from the bowlers' end?
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Highest point for second placed team in Premier League

Premier League 2018-2019 just ended. Manchester City is champion with 98 points. Liverpool is second with 97 points. Is a second place with 97 points a record ?
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Table Tennis free hand on table

Can my free hand touch the table when hitting a ball in play?
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Which quarterback has had the lowest “highest amount of interceptions thrown” during a given regular season?

Ben Roethlisberger led the league during the 2018 NFL season with 16 interceptions. At a glance, that number seems low. Since the 1970 NFL-AFL merger, which quarterback has had the lowest "highest ...
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Is it still acceptable for fans to run onto the field after winning the NBA Championship?

I have seen old videos of fans running onto the parquet in the Garden after the Celtics won the championship. Is this still done? If not, when did this stop being allowed?
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Most yellow flags in Indy 500

What is the record for the most yellow flag periods in an Indianapolis 500 race? I can't seem to find any published stats anywhere. Ideally looking for number of caution lap periods rather than total ...
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Waivers and loans in NHL

I have three related questions that concern NHL trading jargon. Waiver Wikipedia reports "Once an NHL player has played in a certain number of games or a set number of seasons has passed since the ...
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Before a football match, does the coach comunicate the formation alongside the list of players, or do the journalists speculate it? [duplicate]

Before a football game on TV, the list of players and the formation is given to the viewers. While the list of players is always accurate, the actual formation on the pitch is not that obvious and ...
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Is there anything preventing all the players on soccer team from standing in the goal box for defense?

Say you have a team wanting to only play defense. Could all 11 players (1 goalkeeper plus 10 other players) literally stand in the goal box, essentially forming a wall, to prevent the other team from ...
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Is my tennis racket damaged?

I bought a second-hand tennis racket last weekend and I wanted to change the main grip. I wanted to remove the adhesive remains but it was way harder than usual. Then I realized there was a plastic ...
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how to play the cushion shot in snooker

In snooker, it is more difficult to pot the ball while your cue ball is placed with cushion. I am playing snooker for nearly 4 years but till now I can't play this shot very well. Can anyone tell me ...
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snooker re spotted Black single shot [closed]

I remember seeing on tv a re spotted black potted with first ball doubled to one of the baulk pots. Who did this?
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Was the Liverpool vs Barcelona UCL Semi-Final 2019 quick corner kick within the rules? [duplicate]

The moment the other ball went out of play, Trent Alexander-Arnold instinctively took a quick corner kick. Shouldn't the referee need to start the game before the kick can be taken?
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Potting the 8 ball & a stripes or solid ball on a break

In 8 ball, its your break, you hit the balls, a solid, (or stripes ball), and the 8 ball go into pockets at same time, do you put the 8 ball back onto the table

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