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"In a tournament like this, although you want to win the toss, I don't think it matters too much in terms of the outcome," Carey said.
The merit of the toss has been debated as a need to reduce home advantage that often results in host nations rolling out pitches doctored to favour their players in what tends to end up as one-sided encounters.
'There is no harm if the ICC tries to go with the new system of abolishing the toss. Ultimately, the move may force the home team to prepare pitches of good standard instead of focusing on preparing tracks that [completely] suit them,' Miandad said while talking to Dawn on Saturday.
Briefing notes for an ICC committee meeting at the end of this month indicate time may be up for the toss in the majority of Tests to help address concerns about exaggerated home advantage.
Ray John Saniel, whose votes were tied at 252 with Kian Gomez, was proclaimed winner after the coin toss at the Commission on Elections (Comelec) office at around 9 a.m.
'I certainly did not meet my girlfriend by catching her tossed mandarin orange.
The TOSS is excellence, we don't need to sort the garbage.
With a posting on his website, Levitt invited individuals who couldn't make up their minds about matters both major (like divorce) and minor (such as changing hair color) to avail themselves of a randomized coin toss. "Heads" would signify a recommendation for change.
Pour the butter mixture over the popcorn and toss to distribute evenly.
Toss chicken with 1 tbsp of oil, season and arrange on a baking tray.
Pakistan coach Waqar Younis and his counterpart Mike Hesson harped on the importance of winning the toss, especially after New Zealand put up a sterling performance in the Dubai Test after winning the toss.
Dubai: Rival captains Brendon McCullum and Misbah-ul Haq agreed on Sunday that winning the toss would be important to the outcome of the second Test between Pakistan and New Zealand starting here on Monday.
STUART Broad toasted a "fantastic toss to lose" after he authored India's demise on day one of the fourth Investec Test.
Colorado Springs, CO, January 11, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Cool Science announced today that it will be hosting the 2014 Mini Fruitcake Toss in Manitou Springs on Saturday, January 11, 2014.