November 9, 2007

A blog for the number nerds

It Figures - the blog for the stats oriented cricket fan

Cricket, more than almost any other sport, lends itself perfectly to analyses by numbers. The game has enough stats to satiate the most voracious appetite but there are so many delightfully different ways of looking at them that there's always scope for debates, arguments and opinions. It Figures is a forum to rake up all those arguments, but also to delight in the quirks of all the trivia that so much stats can throw up. Read on ...

S Rajesh is stats editor of ESPNcricinfo. Follow him on Twitter