AN ANALYSIS OF BATTING PERFORMANCE OF THE CRICKET PLAYERS
This study aims to determine the effect of batting performance on winning the game. Rating to the batsman based on their run-rate acts as a natural way of quantifying the performance.But in the team game, it is always important to score according to the situation demands. Batting against strong bowling line-up or at the initial stage of the game deserves more credit. In this paper, we have taken ball-by-ball data of cricket and reveal the importance of first over in the innings and opening partnership.