Integer optimisation for the selection of a Twenty20 cricket team

G D Sharp, W J Brettenny, J W Gonsalves, M Lourens, R A Stretch
2011 Journal of the Operational Research Society  
During the last few years, much effort has been devoted to measuring the ability of sport teams, as well as that of the individual players. Much research has been on the game of cricket, and the comparison, or ranking, of players according to their abilities. This study continues preceding research using an optimization approach, namely, a binary integer programme, to select an SA domestic Pro20 cricket team. Keywords Cricket Team selection Optimization Binary integer programming ii
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doi:10.1057/jors.2010.122 fatcat:ylgd7c2asbb55pskonmaluehn4