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This article is of interest because of possible comparisons with the article Aussie Rules goals ahead which looks at crowd attendances at different sporting fixtures. Students might like to compare the information in each article and discuss reasons for differences in the statistics presented. In this article there are percentages, averages, and rankings, as well as totals. Students could discuss the advantages and/or disadvantages of each kind of statistic. Likelihood is also mentioned in the last paragraph. Students could produce different forms of graphical representation of the information given.

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