Be seeded or not be seeded? : a study with Olympic judo athletes / Leandro Marques Guilheiro, Emerson Franchini

Marques Guilheiro, Leandro | Franchini, Emerson

The main purpose of the present study was to calculate the probability to win a medal in the Olympic Games given the athlete is seeded and to verify if the number one ranked athlete has any advantage compared to other seeded athletes concerning his/her chances to be Olympic champion. For this, data from athletes who took part in the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Olympic Games were considered.

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The authors quantified the peak age of judokas during the World Championships (WC) and Olympic Games (OG) according to sex, weight category and competitive achievement and determined the relationship between competition year and a...

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