Advanced Baseline

Surface Mapping, Part II

How does the map of surface preferences for women's tennis compare to men's? And do the differences mean anything?

Tennis Surface Mapping

Visualizing the geographic patterns of the world's tennis players and how they perform on different surfaces.

Advanced Baseline women's rankings

There were more shifts on the women's side this month, but the top five remain the same.

Advanced Baseline men's rankings

Did a funky fortnight at Wimbledon cause any major shifts in the AB rankings? Not really.

Wimbledon Week 2 projections

Upsets rocked Wimbledon in the first week of play. How have they affected the odds for the surviving players?

Who benefits from Day 1 upsets?

Rafael Nadal and Sara Errani were eliminated in the first round. How do their early exits affect the rest of the draw?

Food for thought on Wimbledon Day 1

Some last-second thoughts from the creator of the Advanced Baseline ratings and forecast as the 2013 Wimbledon championships begin.

Wimbledon women's forecast

The Serena train doesn't show any sign of stopping any time soon.

Wimbledon men's forecast

Federer's age and path to the final have most writing him off, but Advanced Baseline begs to differ.

Underachieving and overachieving at slams

Crunching the numbers to see how players perform differently between the regular season and the majors in tennis.

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