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Allowing bookmakers to increase the breadth of coverage and depth of markets offered.

2 - Jose Mourinho lost just two of his 20 meetings with Manchester United as opposition manager (W9 D9). Imminent. 3 hours ago

6 - Southampton picked up more red cards than any other team in the 2015-16 Premier League. Sinners. 7 hours ago

4 - West Bromwich Albion are the fourth team in Premier League history to have four penalties saved in a single season. Wasted. 8 hours ago

17% - Leicester City scored with the highest percentage of their shots in the 2015-16 Premier League. Difference. 11 hours ago

Here's @BBCSport using Opta data to look at where it went wrong for Louis van Gaal. goo.gl/ShfmGZ. Change. 24 May

57% - Borussia Mönchengladbach's Bundesliga win percentage with Granit Xhaka starting last two seasons is 57%. Without 30%. Sign. 25 May

4 - Granit Xhaka was one of four players to receive three red cards last season in the big five leagues (Wanyama, Murillo, Devaux). Feisty. 25 May

4 - Louis van Gaal has now won the cup in all four countries he has worked in (Netherlands, Spain, Germany & England). Trophies. 21 May

47% - Ronald Koeman has the best win percentage of any Southampton manager in the Premier League. Impressive 25 May

34 - Simon Mignolet and Loris Karius compared in their 34 league games 2015/16. Level. @LFC https://t.co/xarT80CpqC 24 May

Fastpath cricket

Opta are the official data collector and distributor for the England and Wales cricket board (ECB). We officially collect and distribute real-time, ball-by-ball, data from every UK cricket game and international matches played at ECB grounds.

Collection and delivery methods have been designed with a premium placed upon speed to serve the bookmaking industry and have been adopted as the chosen method for our standard off stream collection.

 

The benefits of the Opta Fastpath cricket service include:

  • Increased volume of cricket coverage
  • Increased range and breadth of in-play cricket markets
  • Increase betting market volume without increasing overheads
  • Ability to trade multiple games simultaneously through automation of market management
  • Ability to offer a wider variety of in-play markets
  • Increased confidence and ability to keep markets open for longer periods
  • Prevention of in-venue/fast-picture players picking off prices or taking advantage of pricing inaccuracies
  • Improved market management efficiency