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How to pick the best cricketer in any format of the game?

October 11, 2010
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How to pick the best cricketer in any format of the game?

Recently ICC awards 2010 were announced and I began wondering how the process works. I haven't seen any good documentation of the process, so I started thinking  how would I do it. Here's my version. Thoughts?Note: I is impossible to det...

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How to pick the best cricketer in any format of the game?

October 11, 2010
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How to pick the best cricketer in any format of the game?

Recently ICC awards 2010 were announced and I began wondering how the process works. I haven't seen any good documentation of the process, so I started thinking  how would I do it. Here's my version. Thoughts?Note: I is impossible to det...

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India Australia test cricket matches over the years

October 5, 2010
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India Australia test cricket matches over the years

If you're like me - chewing your nails, sitting in the same position for the last 2 hours to watch India battle Australia in the Mohali test match and enjoying the fascinating duel, watch how closely these two teams have fought in the past. This plot s...

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India Australia test cricket matches over the years

October 5, 2010
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India Australia test cricket matches over the years

If you're like me - chewing your nails, sitting in the same position for the last 2 hours to watch India battle Australia in the Mohali test match and enjoying the fascinating duel, watch how closely these two teams have fought in the past. This plot s...

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Comparison of Sunil Gavaskar and Javed Miandad’s Performance in International Cricket

October 2, 2010
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Comparison of Sunil Gavaskar and Javed Miandad’s Performance in International Cricket

Test Cricket PerformanceOne Day Cricket Performance

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Cricket – opinions and facts

September 20, 2010
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Cricket – opinions and facts

@zxaar's comments in a Cricinfo article prompted this post. He commented that - "He (Miandad) was not great outside of pakistan where he was helped by home umpires. Not a true great. Miadad's case states lie due to favour from umpires."I'm an Indian...

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Who’s the best all rounder in World Cup Cricket history?

September 14, 2010
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Who’s the best all rounder in World Cup Cricket history?

We love cricket all rounders (players who can both bat and bowl). These players are great assets for their teams and captains love 'em. So, who are the best all rounders in World Cup Cricket history?Kapil, Steve Waugh and Jayasuriya have all performed ...

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Who’s the best bowler in World Cup Cricket history?

September 14, 2010
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Who’s the best bowler in World Cup Cricket history?

We've witnessed many great bowlers in World Cup Cricket - Shane Warne and Murlidharan, the spin wizards, and Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis, the toe-breakers. However, the data indicates that the marathon man, the-run-up-and-bowl-accurately guy, Glen McG...

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Who’s the best batsman in World Cup Cricket history?

September 14, 2010
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Who’s the best batsman in World Cup Cricket history?

There have been many debates on identifying the best batsman in World Cup Cricket. Here's one way to determine it. The data shows Sachin Tendulkar as the best ever based on total runs scored (large bubble size), strike rate and runs/game. Bow to the ma...

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One Day Cricket Champions by Decade

September 12, 2010
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One Day Cricket Champions by Decade

(This article was first published on Enterprise Software Doesn't Have to Suck, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers) To leave a comment for the author, please follow the link and comment on his blog: Enterprise Software Doesn't Have to Suck. R-bloggers.com offers daily e-mail updates about R news and tutorials on topics such as: visualization (ggplot2, Boxplots, maps, animation), programming...

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