Rosie Lickorish

AI helps the fan understand how top sportspeople achieve greatness

In the pursuit of greatness, it’s not enough to look through a single lens. IBM Watson tackles the challenge of seeking a deeper understanding than ever before, into what makes sporting excellence. IBM has been supporting Wimbledon’s pursuit for greatness for a staggering 29 years. Each year the partnership reaches new heights, and this year […]

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What Makes a Great Wimbledon Champion

IBM has been supporting Wimbledon’s pursuit of greatness for 27 years. In recent years, much of that contribution has come from the Hursley based Emerging Technology team. This year’s challenge? To find out what makes the greatest Wimbledon champion of all time. A team of statisticians, tennis analysts, coaches, journalists and developers assembled to start […]

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