Big Data
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Soccer player predicted as the top rising star – back in November (video)

Jure Rejec - May 11, 2016

Did you know that Big Data can help us predict who the future soccer stars will be? This is precisely what happened in Riyad Mahrez’s case, PFA…

Analytics
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How Big Data is Changing the World of Soccer

Jure Rejec - January 18, 2016

Did you know that athletes are not only monitored by cameras on stadiums, but also by many quirky devices such as accelerometers, heart rate sensors and even…

Uncategorized
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Can Big Data Solve the Skill vs. Luck Mystery in Fantasy Sports?

Jure Rejec - July 13, 2015

Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) is a relatively new phenomenon. Some say it's definitely a game of skill, others claim it's just another form of gambling and shouldn't…