|Posted: September 3, 2009, 1:04 am - IP Logged|
QP vs Player's selections is always one of the hot topics here.
Just as an example, this is from Illinois Little Lotto (Pick 5) so far this year:
(Includes shared jackpots so it totals to more than the number of jackpots)
This is from the Powerball website FAQ page:
WHICH HAS THE BETTER CHANCE OF WINNING: COMPUTER PICKS OR PLAYER PICKS?
About 70% to 80% of purchases are computer picks. About 70% to 80%of winners are computer picks. Perhaps just one of those weirdcoincidences?
Those who run the lotteries love it when players look for consistency in something that's designed not to have any.
There is one and only one 'proven' system, and that is to book the action. No matter the game, let the players pick their own losers.