48. ATP year-end ranking ageing analysis

The ATP year-end top 100 rankings have been finalised, giving us an opportunity to see how the ageing trends of the men’s top 100 have evolved in 2015 compared to previous years. The good news: the seemingly inexorable rise in the average age of top 100 players has stopped, falling slightly this year to 28.17 years of…

47. Podcast!

A couple of weeks ago I was contacted by Adam Blicher, a Danish tennis coach and host of his own podcast, The Adam Blicher Show. Adam and I recorded a podcast where we talked about tennis and data (in particular “clutch” tennis and the ageing in men’s tennis). It was great fun and I hope…