**From New Scientist #1072, 6th October 1977** [link]

A, B, C and D have all played each other once at cricket.

Points are awarded as follows:

To the side that wins — 10

To the side that wins on the first innings in a drawn match — 6

To the side that loses on the first innings in a drawn match — 2

To each side for a tie — 5

To the side that loses — 0

A, B, C and D got 10, 11, 17 and 14 points respectively, and you are told that only one match was won outright.

Find the result of each match.

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