Betfair’s Australian Open Datathon

If you know how to model data, then you need to use your unique skill set to compete for over $15,000 in prizes. You’ll be modelling the 2019 Australian Open tennis, both the men’s and women’s draws.

How do you get involved? 

Simply register for the competition below and you’ll receive a data pack. This will allow to you simulate the final draw and build the first iteration for your model to predict the outcomes of all potential matchups in this years Australian Open.

The data pack includes:

  • historical tennis form and price data
  • ‘dummy’ draw data based on the current top 128 male and female players

Register for the Datathon

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Once the draw is announced and the Australian Open qualifying matches are completed (Jan 12th 2019), you will receive an updated set of data to allow to finalise your model incorporating the official draw for the tournament.

Australia and New Zealand Residents only.

Ts & Cs apply.