Team GB curlers ready to use Moneyball approach for Beijing Winter Olympics

  * World champion Bruce Mouat hunting two golds * ‘That we’re able to have this information is important’Britain’s curlers are embracing Moneyball in a bid to get an edge over their rivals at the Winter Olympics. On Thursday, Team GB named their first six athletes for Beijing 2022, with the world champion Bruce Mouat going for double gold in the mixed doubles and men’s event. The 27-year-old from Edinburgh believes the use of data and analytics could make all the difference in February, as it is helping them prepare better for their opponents and gives them better understanding of what to do at crucial points in matches. Continue reading... .. Full story on theguardian.com 

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