Posts by Statistics

Couch Talk 94 with CKM Dhananjai, Performance Analyst, Team India

By thecricketcouch • August 26, 2013

In this episode, performance analyst of Team India and Mumbai Indians, CKM Dhananjai talks about the responsibilities of his job, the use of analytics …

Playing with the Tail

By thecricketcouch • January 2, 2013

It is an intriguing job for the batsman slotted in at Number 5 or 6 in the batting order. He may be asked to …

Bowl That Maiden Over: Part I

By thecricketcouch • June 17, 2012

It is always said that, especially in test cricket, the bowling team needs to build the pressure for wickets to fall. More maiden overs …

A Simple Metric to Understand Batting Efficiency in the IPL

By thecricketcouch • June 15, 2012

Disclaimer: Statistics are like miniskirts. Wear them only if you want to.
As I was researching on Eddie Cowan before I interviewed him on Couch …