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From The42 'Moneyball' pioneer in Chinese-led takeover of Championship club Pastures New

'Moneyball' pioneer in Chinese-led takeover of Championship club

American investors Paul Conway and Grace Hung are also investing in Barnsley along with Billy Beane.

From The42 The brains behind the NFL's brawn Game Theory

The brains behind the NFL's brawn

Cynthia Frelund was NFL Media’s first analytics expert.

From The42 Premier League reveal breakdown of eye-watering payments to clubs last season Money Money Money

Premier League reveal breakdown of eye-watering payments to clubs last season

It was the first year of the lucrative TV rights deal, and a record amount of fees were paid out to clubs.

From The42 Clement preparing to juggle 'Moneyball' approach of Swansea's American owners Different Ball Game

Clement preparing to juggle 'Moneyball' approach of Swansea's American owners

The new manager at Liberty Stadium insists he’s happy to consult with analytics expert Dan Altman.

From The42 'Everything is being looked at' - IRFU open to private investment in provinces Moneyball

'Everything is being looked at' - IRFU open to private investment in provinces

Performance director David Nucifora is content with third-party money funding new contracts.

From The42 Premiership clubs boosted by new £224m+ agreement with the RFU Full Coffers

Premiership clubs boosted by new £224m+ agreement with the RFU

‘This is a true partnership focused on making English rugby the best in the world for club and country.’

From TheJournal.ie Bernie Sanders is running out of cash as Trump puts more money into his campaign Cash Rules Everything Around Me

Bernie Sanders is running out of cash as Trump puts more money into his campaign

Sanders had $6 million left in the bank at the start of the month.

From The42 Kitman Labs is the company with the real-life Moneyball factor Data

Kitman Labs is the company with the real-life Moneyball factor

The startup, now based in San Francisco, counts legendary baseball manager Billy Beane as an advisor.

From The42 The Cleveland Browns' new 'Moneyball' approach is already paying off Trading Places

The Cleveland Browns' new 'Moneyball' approach is already paying off

Since appointing Paul DePodesta, the Browns were expected to make this type of move.

From The42 How tiny FC Midtjylland hope to shape the future of football Moneyball

How tiny FC Midtjylland hope to shape the future of football

Manchester United’s Europa League opponents have gone from near bankruptcy to the cusp of Champions League football.

From The42 NFL team hires the stats guru who inspired Jonah Hill's Moneyball character Moneyball This post contains videos

NFL team hires the stats guru who inspired Jonah Hill's Moneyball character

Sabermetrics veteran Paul DePodesta joins the Cleveland Browns as chief strategy officer.

From The42 The Top 14 clubs' budgets make for eye-watering reading again this season Moneyball

The Top 14 clubs' budgets make for eye-watering reading again this season

The average provisional budget for the 2015/16 season is €21.5 million.

From The42 Samoa's union records hefty financial loss for historic All Blacks visit Moneyball

Samoa's union records hefty financial loss for historic All Blacks visit

You can’t put a price on the value of a positive impression.

From The42 Liverpool reject €55 million Sterling offer and all of today's transfer gossip Moneyball

Liverpool reject €55 million Sterling offer and all of today's transfer gossip

Manchester United are tracking a Brazilian right-back while Tim Sherwood wants to bring one of his former Spurs players to Villa Park

From The42 Forget Home Alone, here are the sports movies you need to watch this Christmas Grab The Popcorn

Forget Home Alone, here are the sports movies you need to watch this Christmas

And no, Space Jam isn’t one of them.

From The42 'I've never read Moneyball' says the man whose work inspired the book Stats

'I've never read Moneyball' says the man whose work inspired the book

Bill James also argues that, despite their proliferation, statistics can still give sports organisations an advantage

From The42 Baseball stats guru Bill James to speak at Web Summit in Dublin Moneyball

Baseball stats guru Bill James to speak at Web Summit in Dublin

If you like your sports lathered in statistics, then James is your man.

From The42 Forget Suarez, Balotelli represents Rodgers' biggest Liverpool challenge Comment

Forget Suarez, Balotelli represents Rodgers' biggest Liverpool challenge

The AC Milan striker is on the verge of completing a move to Anfield and he is capable of being one of the stars of the Premier League upon his return to England.

From The42 Opinion: Peace in European rugby hits fans in the pocket Ercc

Opinion: Peace in European rugby hits fans in the pocket

European rugby will live on next season, but you’ll have to pay extra to keep watching it.

From The42 Mossy Quinn: the man in charge of Dublin's GAA brand discusses his plans Moneyball

Mossy Quinn: the man in charge of Dublin's GAA brand discusses his plans

Dublin’s new commercial and marketing manager outlines the next steps.

June Brown puts Piers Morgan in his place... and 4 other weekend telly highlights

We’ve got some telly for you, no matter what you’re feeling.

From TheJournal.ie $591 million: Florida lottery winner is world's richest lottery millionaire Ker-ching!

$591 million: Florida lottery winner is world's richest lottery millionaire

Only one jackpot has ever been bigger – but this weekend’s Powerball jackpot only had one winner.

From The42 How has this Simpsons/Moneyball mash-up video stayed hidden for so long? Moneyball This post contains videos

How has this Simpsons/Moneyball mash-up video stayed hidden for so long?

Internet, you have failed us.

From The42 VIDEO: MLB pitcher confronts goading fan in angry exchange Expletive-filled This post contains videos

VIDEO: MLB pitcher confronts goading fan in angry exchange

The baseball field is no place for potty-mouths, mister.

From The42 Moneyball coach Billy Beane's new secret to success Visionary

Moneyball coach Billy Beane's new secret to success

The Oakland Athletics manager says whoever figures this out will be “the wealthiest man in the world”.

Long showers, Glee and 9 other things that Mark Zuckerberg 'Likes' Minimalism This post contains images

Long showers, Glee and 9 other things that Mark Zuckerberg 'Likes'

The man behind Facebook also has a liking for Taylor Swift and “eliminating desire”.

From The42 No rift with Scottish FA over Carling Nations Cup debt, insist FAI Moneyball

No rift with Scottish FA over Carling Nations Cup debt, insist FAI

Abbotstown chiefs insist they are negotiating with Scottish FA for a ‘downward adjustment’ of their tournament fee.

From The42 The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting… Well Read

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting…

Every week we flick back through some of our favourite writing from newspapers, blogs and bathroom walls.

From The42 How much?! Angels and Pujols agree $254million deal - reports Moneyball

How much?! Angels and Pujols agree $254million deal - reports

Pujols’ contract is the second-highest in baseball history and only the third to break the $200 million barrier. Lucky.

From The42 Fact or fiction: The 6 biggest myths about Moneyball Tall Tales

Fact or fiction: The 6 biggest myths about Moneyball

With the Brad Pitt-starring movie about to released, here’s some of the common false assumptions about the influential book that helped change the course of baseball history.

From The42 Cash rich: Who are the world's wealthiest seven footballers? Moneyball This post contains images

Cash rich: Who are the world's wealthiest seven footballers?

Samuel Eto’o is now the world’s wealthiest footballer, but we look at the six others trailing in his wake…

From The42 YouTube top 10: because the rain just won't stop Eye Candy This post contains videos

YouTube top 10: because the rain just won't stop

The Irish summer got you trapped inside? Here’s some YouTube gold to tide you over until the next break in the weather.

From The42 View from New York: living in a fantasy (baseball) land Empire State

View from New York: living in a fantasy (baseball) land

John Riordan drafts his squad ahead of this year’s MLB season. He’s never going to win, but at least he knows that.