Since the beginning of the IPL in 2008, it has attracted viewership all around the world. Immense uncertainty and last moment nail biters and super overs have compelled fans to watch the matches. In a very short time period, IPL has become the highest revenue generating cricket league.

Analytics has been a part of the Sports industry for a long time. Data scientists accompany the team to give direct inputs to the coaches in specific departments to decipher opponent’s bowler/batsman weakness and make match winning strategy against key players.

During the matches, you must have also come across several…


If you come from a non-technical background, it is easy to feel insecure with heavy buzzwords around data science. Do not let that concern overshadow all that you can bring to the table. A business-savvy tech person or a technically-sound business person is an asset to any organization.

To oversimplify it,

“Data science is the discipline of making data useful.”

If you are wondering why you should care about these terms, we present to you some facts.

  1. The big data analytics market is expected to touch $103 billion by 2023.
  2. In 2020, an individual will generate 1.7 …

Shalini Singh

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