Category Archive for "Scoring"

The impact of hole variation on scoring

Feb 06 2020

When professor Mark Broadie first conceptualised the strokes gained statistic, a now-ubiquitous metric in the sport, distance to the pin was one of…

What sets Links courses apart?

Jul 03 2019

In 2016, we presented research showing which players have over-performed their typical performance on links courses. Later that year, we teamed up…

Do it on any given Sunday

Feb 28 2019

They say you can’t win a tournament on a Thursday but you can definitely lose it. There’s a reason most modern day…

Who’s the real winner?

Feb 07 2019

A couple of weeks ago we saw the dismantling of Ronnie ‘The Rocket’ O’Sullivan at the hands of snooker’s (not so young…