Global Sports Analytics Market 2015: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts to 2021 for the $4.7 Billion Market

May 29, 2015, 12:19 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of Wintergreen Research, Inc's new report "Sports Analytics: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2015 to 2021" to their offering.

Sports analytics market size at $125 million in 2014 is anticipated to reach $4.7 billion by 2021

Significant growth is driven by the smart phone and social media in addition to cloud computing market penetration. With smart phones and tablets beginning to get significant uptake all over the world sports analytics play into that market expansion. Growth is a result of sports league and team department efforts.

Information services will leverage automated process to leverage cloud computing: services The value of sports analytics is the predictive capabilities provided. The best sports teams are the ones using the power of real-time information to their advantage. What to measure? What real time information is the best? Can the players game the analytics systems?

Sports analytics market driving forces relate to the ability to improve winning percentages and decrease the cost of paying players. By implementing metrics functions that describe how to put together a winning team without a very high payroll, sports analytics provide a winning edge to team management. Analytics are used to figure out how a team can improve fan appeal.

Sports analytics are used for creating fantasy leagues, giving sports fantasy players access to statistics that enhances their play of the game. It is used to improve scouting, to detect new player unusual talent and evaluate players competitive capability. Using the system, the agent gains competitive advantage with teams when they present analysis about the players they represent.

Key Topics Covered:

Sports Analytics Executive Summary

1. Sports Analytics Market Description and Market Dynamics

2. Sports Analytics Market Shares and Market Forecasts

3. Sports Analytics Product Description

4. Sports Analytics Technology

5. Sports Analytics Company Profiles

Market Leaders:

- Catapult
- Perform / Opta
- Stats / Prozone
- TruMedia

Market Participants:

- Advanced Sports Analytics
- Analytics Educational
- Associated Press
- Catapult: NHL Technology
- Competitive Sports Analysis
- Major League Baseball (MLB)
- Motor Sports Analytics
- National Football League (NFL)
- Oracle
- Perform / Opta Pro
- Ramp Holdings
- SmartSports
- SmartSports / Sportvision
- Sports Vision Technologies
- Statistical Sports Consulting
- Synergy Sports
- Teams
- TruMedia Networks
- Vista Equity Partners / STATS

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Source: Wintergreen Research, Inc

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