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Using a Neural Network to predict the Australian Open

I was introduced to tennis when I was very young by my grandfather and have distinct memories of watching Sampras, Agassi, and Hingis. While I no longer avidly follow the sport, I wanted to use a neural network to predict tennis matches and see how it performs when compared with …

Simulating the english premier league with pymc3

We will use pymc3 to simulate a season of the English Premier League. The models are based on the work of Baio and Blangiardo. We are using data from the 2018-2019 season gathered from Wikipedia. In addition to this, each team was given an unique numeric identifier such as 0 …