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49 - Huddersfield will be the 49th different team to play in the PL and will be in the top-flight for the first tim… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 1 hours ago

1 - Huddersfield are the 1st team in @EFL history to be promoted having conceded more goals than they’ve scored in the league campaign. Up. 1 hours ago

2 - Huddersfield are only the second @EFL club to be promoted via the play-offs in all three divisions (also Blackpool). Experts. 1 hours ago

3 - Reading have lost three of their last five penalty shootouts in all competitions. Nervy. 2 hours ago

5 - Huddersfield have won all five of their previous penalty shootouts in the play-offs - no other team has won more than one. Experience. 2 hours ago

1 - This is the first second tier play-off final to finish 0-0. Drab. 2 hours ago

2 - Huddersfield have won both of their previous playoff finals that went to extra-time, while Reading have lost both of theirs. Edge. 2 hours ago

3 - Huddersfield have been promoted from 3 of their 4 play-off finals, winning promotion in 1995, 2004 and 2012. Impressive. 5 hours ago

18 - The previous three play-off finals involving Reading have seen a total of 18 goals scored (an average of six per game). Bonanza. 5 hours ago

3 - Reading have lost in each of their previous three play-off final appearances, while only Sheffield United have lost more (4). Hurdle. 6 hours ago

Current vacancies

PT Cricket Analyst

Salary: TBC

Date Posted: 04 May 2017

Location: Leeds

Description:

Opta is looking for part time staff to join our team of cricket analysts in Leeds. The role entails live analysis of cricket matches via our bespoke scoring software. In addition to international cricket the competitions covered include the IPL, CPL, PSL, BPL, Big Bash as well as some women’s and youth cricket. These matches are played across a wide range of time zones therefore a willingness to work unsociable hours including weekends is essential. To be considered for the role the candidate will need to live within a commutable distance of Leeds.

Applicants will:

  • Have an excellent understanding of the laws of cricket
  • Have an extensive knowledge of International cricket and its players
  • Be experienced in scoring cricket matches (preferably via computer software)
  • Have an exceptional eye for detail
  • Be personable
  • Work well on their own and as a team
  • Be flexible in their working hours and able to commit to the matches assigned
  • Always be punctual and reliable
  • Have excellent IT skills 

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PT Cricket Analyst