Performance at the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup: Summary

The 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup was played in Germany from 26 June to 17 July. The official website provided information about the Tournament and shared performance data (the English language website is here). The Group games in this Tournament were played in four pools of four teams. Information about the Group games can be … Continue reading Performance at the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup: Summary

Collecting data from the Women’s Football World Cup 2019

I am delighted there are so many ways to collect data from this year’s Women’s World Cup football tournament (FIFA link). I have data going back to the 2011 Tournament (link). These are shared on my blog and on Google Sheets for ease of access. I have posted some early tweets on Twitter too (link) … Continue reading Collecting data from the Women’s Football World Cup 2019

Exploring probabilities at #WT20 World Cup

There is one game remaining in this year’s Women’s T20 World Cup. Australia will play England in the final at North Sound on 24 November. I have been looking at some naive probabilities about the partnerships of winning and losing teams. Before the tournament I had recorded data from ICC T20 games in 2017-2018 (n=58). … Continue reading Exploring probabilities at #WT20 World Cup