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Virtual Eye - Response to Hawkins Open Letter

It is unfortunate that Paul Hawkins has chosen to make his observations on what he perceives to be the “inaccuracy” of Virtual Eye* in an Open Letter to the ICC rather than approaching them directly, at least in the first instance. He might also have chosen to contact Channel Nine because in both instances he would have discovered that we were already aware of the ball in question. “Over 82, Ball 1” was noted by our Operations Manager as: “operator error, result not affected, Decision Stands should have read Umpires Decision.

Virtual Eye - UDRS in action


Peter Siddle bowled a hat-trick on Day 1 of the Brisbane Ashes Test (24.11.10). As the Channel 9 commentary surmised, England were duty-bound to call for a review of the decision. First Hot Spot and then Eagle Eye (the Channel 9 moniker for Virtual Eye) graphics were shown to those watching at home and in the stadium as part of the review process.

Virtual Eye News

  • March 2018 +

    Our annual expedition to supply ball-tracking and graphics at the BMW NZ Open, which is Read More
  • February 2018 +

    Virtual Eye Golf began February with the Phoenix Open in Arizona, where we rolled out Read More
  • January 2018 +

    Virtual Eye Golf, in partnership with Topgolf ® Toptracer, were at the first of 23 Read More
  • December 2017 +

    In December, Virtual Eye showed the bathymetry of the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii, for Read More
  • November 2017 +

    Among the sports events we covered this month, we also found time to visualize the Read More
  • October 2017 +

    Competitors in the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 are being tracked by Virtual Eye from the Read More
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VE News

  • March 2018 +

    Our annual expedition to supply ball-tracking and graphics at the BMW NZ Open, which is Read More
  • February 2018 +

    Virtual Eye Golf began February with the Phoenix Open in Arizona, where we rolled out Read More
  • January 2018 +

    Virtual Eye Golf, in partnership with Topgolf ® Toptracer, were at the first of 23 Read More
  • December 2017 +

    In December, Virtual Eye showed the bathymetry of the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii, for Read More
  • November 2017 +

    Among the sports events we covered this month, we also found time to visualize the Read More
  • October 2017 +

    Competitors in the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 are being tracked by Virtual Eye from the Read More
  • September 2017 +

    Every week in September had the Virtual Eye Golf team covering a tournament in a Read More
  • August 2017 +

    The Virtual Eye Golf team supplied our graphics services at five tournaments in August, beginning Read More
  • July 2017 +

    Our Virtual Eye Golf operators started the month at the US Open Seniors in Massachusetts Read More
  • June 2017 +

    Golf and Sailing, two of the signature spectator sports enhanced by Virtual Eye's real-time graphics, Read More
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    Virtual Eye, a division of Animation Research Ltd (ARL), has changed Sports coverage into a multi-device spectator experience... Read More
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