Month

October 2018
Image Credit: Football Federation Australia   In part one, Dr Craig Duncan talked about preparing Australia’s footballers for international duty and the relationships between performance scientists and coaches. In this part he delves into Australia’s physiological performance at the 2018 World Cup, and with an eye on the 2019 World Cup he discusses the women’s national team.   By Clint...
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Welcome to the Vumero Sports 5-Point Play, where we select 5 interesting articles per week from the world of Sports Analytics and Technology!     From Red To The Nerd: Learning About Competitive Advantage From The NBA Grant Freeland examines the development of analytics in the NBA, and the leagues divergence from the days of...
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By Clint Vojdinoski, Editor at Bullpen Media   Perth based startup Formalytics is one of the breakthrough stories in the Australian tech industry in 2018. The company developed technology from the ground up that utilises computer vision and augmented reality which turns any ball into a smart ball through a mobile device. Their first product the penalty kick...
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Image Credit: Football Federation Australia   By Clint Vojdinoski, Editor at Bullpen Media Beginning with a 2-1 victory over Kyrgyzstan in Bishkek on June 16th 2015 and ending with a 2-0 defeat to Peru in Sochi on June 26th 2018, Australia’s World Cup journey was demanding, draining and arduous. Travelling more than 250,000 kilometres just to qualify for the World Cup finals...
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Welcome to the Vumero Sports 5-Point Play, where we select 5 interesting articles per week from the world of Sports Analytics and Technology!     Squad Age Profiles of English Football Experimental 3-6-1 breaks down the average squad age for each team in the English Football, from the Barclays Premier League to the EFL League...
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By Clint Vojdinoski, Editor at Bullpen Media Betfair’s data scientist Kaushik Lakshman has given a little insight into building predictive sports models. In this conversation he takes us through what goes into building a predictive model for the NBA, a league and a sport that he is passionate about. Lakshman utilises historical data and his own built statistical models and...
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Uptek were one of the finalists who pitched at the 2018 Australian Sports Analytics & Technology Conference KPMG Game Changers Startup Competition earlier this year.   By Clint Vojdinoski, Editor at Bullpen Media Gold Coast based startup Uptek have set the task of demonstrating the muscular benefits of blood flow restriction training, a novel method of exercise used...
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Welcome to the Vumero Sports 5-Point Play, where we select 5 interesting articles per week from the world of Sports Analytics and Technology!     Using Weekly Earnings Opportunity to Measure the Prize Money Gender Gap Prize money has been the primary yardstick for measuring gender inequality in professional tennis. Stephanie Kovalchik takes a different view...
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Welcome to the Vumero Sports 5-Point Play, where we select 5 interesting articles per week from the world of Sports Analytics and Technology!     How the NHL’s imminent data revolution will change the sport NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly has confirmed that a full roll-out of player and puck tracking is penciled in to...
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