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Stats Perform to Present Two Key Sports AI Research Papers at the 2021 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:00pm

Stats Perform, the Sports Tech leader in data and AI, today announced that two research papers authored by the companys AI team will be presented in the research track at the 2021 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference.

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  • Stats Perform, the Sports Tech leader in data and AI, today announced that two research papers authored by the companys AI team will be presented in the research track at the 2021 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference.
  • Each year the conferences Research Paper Competition highlights cutting-edge research that influences the way media and professional teams across various sports analyze performance.
  • These two papers represent some of the pioneering work of our AI team, and I am thrilled to see them recognized by the judging panel at Sloan, Stats Performs Chief Scientist Dr. Patrick Lucey said.
  • In the past five years, Stats Perform has reached the MIT Sloan Best Research Paper Track finals four other times, winning best paper in 2016 and runner-up in 2017 and 2018.

Stats Perform Launches New Sports Destination for Stats-Starved Fans – The Analyst

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 9:00am

The Analyst will meet fans where they like to consume content, sharing unique stories and insights across editorial, podcasts, videos and social media.

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  • The Analyst will meet fans where they like to consume content, sharing unique stories and insights across editorial, podcasts, videos and social media.
  • There is no better way to understand Stats Perform and our expertise in data-driven fan engagement than through the content we share on The Analyst.
  • We are the experts at in-depth analysis and driving exciting narratives around the sports we love, said Stats Perform Chief Executive Officer Carl Mergele.
  • Stats Perform has been delivering insights direct to fans for more than a decade.

Stats Perform’s Official WTA Tennis Data to Power Sportradar’s In-play Tennis Services

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 9:00am

Stats Perform and Sportradar, two global providers of media and betting data, have agreed to partner in order to deliver official WTA tennis data, which will power Sportradars in-play tennis odds and trading services outside of the US.

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  • Stats Perform and Sportradar, two global providers of media and betting data, have agreed to partner in order to deliver official WTA tennis data, which will power Sportradars in-play tennis odds and trading services outside of the US.
  • Sportradar sports betting customers, who have obtained a Stats Perform WTA data licence, will have access to premium ultrafast in-play WTA tennis odds, powered by Stats Performs transformative new scout-collected detailed data or the umpire data feed.
  • The agreement between the sports data giants further broadens access to tennis betting experiences powered by official WTA data.
  • Similarly, the addition of official WTA tennis data to power Sportradars portfolio of services is a first for its customers, bringing full official coverage of the top tier of womens professional tennis alongside its other official tennis partnerships.

Stats Perform Announces a Corporate Partnership with Women in Sports Tech (WiST) to Create More Opportunities for Women Joining the Sports Tech Industry

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - 6:07pm

As an official partner, Stats Perform will support the impact of WiSTs initiatives while also being a member of the WiST NETWORK as a hiring employer.

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  • As an official partner, Stats Perform will support the impact of WiSTs initiatives while also being a member of the WiST NETWORK as a hiring employer.
  • Stats Perform is breaking ground on several data-driven innovations in sports.
  • Its exciting to see such a company commit to helping advance women within our industry, said WiST Founder/CEO and Chair Emeritus Marilou McFarlane.
  • Stats Perform shares the goals and values we have at WiST, and we look forward to capitalizing on this partnership to make a meaningful impact on gender diversity in the sports technology industry.

Top-Flight German Club Bayer 04 Leverkusen Signs with Stats Perform for Use of AI-Powered Match Preparation Tool Edge Analysis

Friday, February 5, 2021 - 7:00am

Today, Stats Perform, the SportsTech leader in data and AI technology, have extended their existing relationship with top-flight German Deutsche Fuball Liga (DFL) football club Bayer 04 Leverkusen to give the Bundesliga side access to Edge Analysis, the most sophisticated football match preparation tool available.

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  • Today, Stats Perform, the SportsTech leader in data and AI technology, have extended their existing relationship with top-flight German Deutsche Fuball Liga (DFL) football club Bayer 04 Leverkusen to give the Bundesliga side access to Edge Analysis, the most sophisticated football match preparation tool available.
  • The platform uses over 100 AI-driven KPIs to deliver eight unique patented AI models, delivering objective insights within seconds, all linked to video.
  • As well as Stats Perform event data, several key features in Bayer Leverkusens Edge Analysis platform are powered by integrated tracking data supplied by Sportec Solutions, the DFLs in-house data provider.
  • Edge Analysis enables us to take the step from descriptive analysis to predictive analysis, which I think is the future of performance analysis in football.

WTA and Stats Perform Serve up Breakthrough Tennis AI and Data Partnership, in Landmark Deal for Women’s Sports

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 1:00pm

The WTA (Womens Tennis Association) today named Stats Perform its Official WTA Data Supplier.

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  • The WTA (Womens Tennis Association) today named Stats Perform its Official WTA Data Supplier.
  • The data collected by Stats Performs Opta analysts will include detailed match statistics down to rally and shot level.
  • The data feed will support Stats Performs advanced AI capabilities which will be leveraged to help bring fans closer to the sport through engaging data-driven insights and stories.
  • The data also enhances Stats Performs existing live WTA video streaming service to help create the ultimate experience in trusted and entertaining in-play betting.

Stats Perform and NativeWaves Partner to Launch a New Second Screen Offering for Sports Fans Looking for More Data and In-Game Viewing Options

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 9:00am

The groundbreaking tool combines the data and analytic strengths of Stats Perform with the advanced streaming and multi-channel synchronization technology offered by solutions and media experience company NativeWaves.

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  • The groundbreaking tool combines the data and analytic strengths of Stats Perform with the advanced streaming and multi-channel synchronization technology offered by solutions and media experience company NativeWaves.
  • It provides instant access to alternate camera angles, audio and data feeds without any lagging sequences or interruptions to enhance the viewing experience.
  • The product was made possible through collaboration with Stats Perform product incubator, which helped bring the latest AI-powered insights and content to the product.
  • The initial offering from Stats Perform and NativeWaves will target soccer and will be rolled out to select customers in the coming months.

Stats Perform First to Support the IBIA Data Standards Process

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 5:11pm

Stats Perform, the SportsTech leader in data and AI technology, pledges full support of todays announcement by the International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) issuing a set of minimum standards governing the procedures for the collection of sporting event data for betting.

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  • Stats Perform, the SportsTech leader in data and AI technology, pledges full support of todays announcement by the International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) issuing a set of minimum standards governing the procedures for the collection of sporting event data for betting.
  • Stats Perform today announced it would immediately apply to the IBIAs independent audit process led by eCogra to achieve the Data Standards Kitemark and demonstrate that it meets and goes beyond those standards in its betting data operations.
  • As an Affiliate Member of the IBIA and the premium supplier of betting and performance data to the sports and betting industries, Stats Perform has consistently advocated for best practice standards when it comes to the event data that drives betting markets.
  • Jake Marsh, Global Head of Integrity at Stats Perform, said: Data is an incredibly important part of the sports integrity ecosystem.

Stats Perform and Beyond Sports BV Sign Multi-year Partnership

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11:00am

Stats Perform, the SportsTech leader in data and AI technology, announced today that it is entering into a multi-year partnership with Beyond Sports about the usage of its positional tracking data of the English Premier League.

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  • Stats Perform, the SportsTech leader in data and AI technology, announced today that it is entering into a multi-year partnership with Beyond Sports about the usage of its positional tracking data of the English Premier League.
  • Stats Perform recently announced the extension of its data collection partnership with the EPL.
  • Beyond Sports has already delivered content from the English Premier League and Dutch Eredivisie in past seasons.
  • Matthieu Lille-Pallette, SVP, Stats Perform
    We are thrilled to have partnered with Stats Perform and to have arguably the best football content on the planet to work with.

Stats Perform Retains Exclusive Live Betting Streaming Rights for Matchroom’s Multi Sport and PDC TV Events

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 5:14pm

The long-term, trusted partnership sees Stats Perform retain the worldwide exclusive live betting streaming rights for Matchroom Multi Sport and PDC TV events, including some of the biggest tournaments in sport from the PartyPoker Mosconi Cup, William Hill World Darts Championship, Champion of Champions Snooker, and more.

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  • The long-term, trusted partnership sees Stats Perform retain the worldwide exclusive live betting streaming rights for Matchroom Multi Sport and PDC TV events, including some of the biggest tournaments in sport from the PartyPoker Mosconi Cup, William Hill World Darts Championship, Champion of Champions Snooker, and more.
  • Under the multi-year agreement, Stats Perform will have the exclusive right to distribute live video streams of the competitions to licensed sportsbooks, creating exceptional betting experiences online, on mobile, and in retail betting venues.
  • Alex Rice, Stats Perform Chief Rights Officer, commented: We are delighted to be able to continue our long-standing relationship with Matchroom.
  • The Matchroom announcement follows the recent news that Stats Perform acquired the live streaming rights to the Belgium Jupiler Pro League.