Twenty20 Adjusted Strike Rates

Introduction Hello, so today I am going to be diving deeper into my analysis of players in twenty20 cricket. If you didn’t check out the previous blogs go check them out. One of the key findings from that work was how much strike rates differ depending on the ball in the innings that was faced […]

Tidy Tuesday Board Games – XGBoost Model

Hello, Today we are going to ask a question and try to answer it with a analysis of data. I want to create a board game. In order do that I want to understand what make a board game more highly rated then another. I want to create a popular board game afterall! To do […]

Twenty20 Data Exploratory Data Analysis 1

Hello, welcome to today’s blog which I am going to do some exploratory data analysis on data in twenty cricket. You may have seen my blogs earlier looking at twenty20 batting metrics. Well they were all calculated just as they are but its likely these will be effected by state of the match and series […]

IPL 2019 – Sunrisers Hyderabad

Hello, welcome ot the last in the series of preview pieces ahead of this years IPL competition. As i say all the time if oyu havent checked out others looking at each team in the competition, go check them out let me know what you think. The ifnal team is the Sunrisers Hyderabad who are […]

IPL 2019 – Royal Challengers Bangalore

Hello, Welcome to the next preview ahead the 2019 IPL. As previously mentioned this is part of a series looking at all teams in the competition so go check the others out and let me know your thoughts on what you have seen. Next up its Royal Challengers Bangalore, led by the mercurial Virat Kohli. […]

IPL 2019 – Rajasthan Royals

Hello, its time for another preview before the IPL starting tomorrow. This is part of a series which i have been reviewing certain data for all the teams taking part in the IPL in order to review team strengths and weaknesses ahead of the big tournament. The next team up is the Rajasthan Royals. They […]

IPL 2019 – Mumbai Indians

Hello, welcome to today’s IPL 2019 preview I hope you are enjoying each preview and let me know your thoughts do you agree with me or is there something I missed? Also go check out the other previews, I am reviewing every team taking part in this years competition. Today we are looking at the […]

IPL 2019 – Kolkata Knight Riders

Good Day, its today’s blog previewing the 2019 IPL competition. If you havn’t caught the others in the series then go check them out and the other 4 teams will follow over the coming days. Today though we are going to be dissecting Kolkata Knight Riders Squad. They have been champions twice with the last […]

IPL 2019 – Kings XI Punjab

Hello, welcome to today’s blog continuing the series of IPL previews reviewing each teams stats before the new season. The next team up is Kings XI Punjab. This is another team like Dehli who have had limited success in the competition. They finished second bottom last season and have only twice got further then the […]