The formbook estimation model is a monte carlo simulation which consider's each participating player's record at the start of the match, biases it for the venue, host country, opposition and toss result of the match, and simulates a cricket match using this data. The results of the simulation in terms of the relationship between the expected and actual results is given below.
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