Opta is now part of Stats Perform

Posted 17th July 2019

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Opta is now part of Stats Perform

Opta is now part of Stats Perform, the market-leading sports technology company across media and tech, betting, and team performance. With unrivalled data and artificial intelligence, Stats Perform will harness the most advanced sports AI research and development.

With a rich dual heritage in using technology to help understand and engage fans and bettors, Stats Perform will deliver the deepest, fastest, most accurate live and historical data, across the broadest range of global sports, leagues and players.  

The Perform division includes Opta, RunningBall and Watch&Bet. Opta is the official data partner for the Premier League, EFL and La Liga. Stats, based in Chicago, offers real-time sports data storage and delivery, proprietary analytics tools, and historical databases.

The new entity will combine Stats expertise in artificial intelligence with both companies’ historical archives, creating what has been described as a “treasure trove of sports data primed to be unlocked by AI.” 

With over 40 AI scientists collaborating with 100 engineers and more than 20 AI patents issued or submitted, Stats Perform becomes the leading innovator in sports, with sport and technology mutual in our DNA.


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