Seamus Hogan

Declarations and Nightwatchmen - The Dismal Science

Mar 08, 2013

A couple of years ago, I supervised an Honours research paper by Johnny Sharland (now at the RBNZ) on the efficacy of using a nightwatchman in cricket. For the uninitiated, a nightwatchman is a player (usually a bowler**) who is sent in ahead of a bett...

Do Catches win Matches? - The Dismal Science

Jan 31, 2013

The University put out a press release yesterday describing some summer research I did on this topic with a summer student, Marcus Downs. It has been picked up by a few electronic media outlets, including the Hearld, and the two of use were i...