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Build a random tournament $T=(V,E)$ on $V=\{1,\ldots, n\}$ in the following fashion: for $i < j\in \{1,\ldots, n\}$ let the probability be $0.5$ whether $(i,j)\in E$ or $(j,i)\in E$ (in a tournament, exactly one of these is the case).

Let $E(n)$ be the expected value of the longest directed circuit in $T$.

Is there a formula for $E(n)$? If not: do we know anything about $\lim_{n\to\infty}\frac{E(n)}{\sqrt{n}}$ or $\lim_{n\to\infty}\frac{E(n)}{\log(n)}$?

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    $\begingroup$ A simpler question is the length of the longest directed path: that's $n$, in any tournament on $n$ vertices. $\endgroup$ Jul 20 '16 at 23:31
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A random tournament is strongly connected with probability tending to 1 exponentially fast, and all strongly connected tournaments have hamiltonian cycles.

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