I have been exploring the quantile function in R as a way to explore AFL performance. The generic function quantile produces sample quantiles corresponding to the given probabilities. The smallest observation corresponds to a probability of 0 and the largest to a probability of 1. I have data for 12 rounds of the 2018 AFL … Continue reading Using quantiles to explore AFL performance
Round five of the 2018 AFL season concluded with Collingwood’s win over Essendon. There has been one tied game in the competition to date (St Kilda v GWS in Round 5). My record of the winning outcomes of the other 44 games is: The tree was visualised with the CRAN package data.tree.
The AFLW 2018 Grand Final was played on Saturday at Ikon Park, Carlton. Western Bulldogs defeated Brisbane 27 v 21. My record of the final compared to the median season profile of winners and losers is: Earlier this week, I had a look at the kind of final it might be. I thought the important … Continue reading #AFLW 2018 Grand Final