Statistics in Sports

Journals and Publications

This is a listing of jornals and publications that publish articles related to our field of study.


  • Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports
  • From the Aims & Scope section:
    An official journal of the American Statistical Association, Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports (JQAS) publishes timely, peer-reviewed research on the quantitative aspects of professional and collegiate sports. Articles come from a wide variety of sports and perspectives and deal with such subjects as measurements of player performance, tournament structure, and the frequency and occurrence of records. Additionally, the journal serves as an outlet for professionals in the sports world to raise issues and ask questions that relate to quantitative sports analysis. JQAS brings together sports professionals and scholars from across the disciplines of statistics, operations research, economics, psychology, sports management, and business.
  • International Journal of Computer Science in Sport
  • From the Aims & Scope section:
    The International Journal of Computer Science in Sport (IJCSS) is published in association with the International Association of Computer Science in Sport (IACSS). It is a refereed electronic journal. Research results with an emphasis on the following topics regarding the application of Computer Science and Mathematics in supporting the development of theory and practice in sport are considered: Modelling (mathematical, informatics, biomechanical, physiological) Computer aided applications (software, hardware) Data acquisition and processing Data Bases Simulation (interactive, animation, ?) Development of theories Multimedia / Internet Presentation Education
  • Journal of Sports Science and Medicine
  • The Journal of Sports Science and Medicine (JSSM) is a non-profit making scientific electronic journal, publishing research and review articles, together with case studies, in the fields of sports medicine and the exercise sciences.
  • International Journal of Sports Science and Engineering
  • (S-SCI) is a multidisciplinary journal, mainly publishes original research and applied papers on sport science and sports engineering, including the application of system science and system engineering, mathematics and statistics, computer and information, mechanics and physics, material and textiles, operation research and management, modelling and simulation, medicine and biology, measurement and design, electric and machine engineering, etc. for sports, physical education, exercise, game and human movement.


  • Anthology of Statistics in Sports
  • This manuscript is a collection of previously published articles on the use of statistics to analyze sports which the editors have culled from a variety of American Statistical Association publications.