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Virtual Eye - February 2017

Virtual Eye Cricket posted a great run-rate in February, starting with coverage of New Zealand vs Australia One Day Internationals (ODIs) in Napier and Hamilton. The lads then split into two teams to handle 3 dates where matches were being played on the same day, one covering Australia vs Sri Lanka ODIs in Melbourne, Geelong and Adelaide, while the other covered New Zealand vs South Africa ODIs in Auckland, Hamilton and Christchurch. The Virtual Eye Golf Team provided tracking and graphics at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic in Dubai at the start of the month, and the World Super 6 in Perth midway through February.

As part of Virtual Eye's gearing up for the 35th America's Cup (starting May 26), we provided a visualization of the Cup Village in Bermuda to the America's Cup Event Authority. The village is located in the Royal Naval Dockyard on the westernmost end of the island, and will be the prime viewing location for the racing taking place on Bermuda's Great Sound.

Above: First look at the 35th America's Cup Village in Bermuda.

Virtual Eye - January 2017

Virtual Eye Cricket carried the bat throughout January, supplying our ball-tracking and graphics package for Channel 9 coverage of the One Day Internationals (ODI) and Test series between Australia and Pakistan in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Adelaide. We also supplied our ball-tracking and graphics for Sky Sports coverage of the ODIs and Test series between New Zealand and Bangladesh in Napier, Mt. Maunganui, Wellington, Christchurch and Auckland.

Virtual Eye also supplied yacht-tracking and graphics over television and the web and on mobile for the first Sailing event on our 2017 calendar, the Quantum Key West Race Week - the first regatta of the 52 Super Series 2017. The Virtual Eye Golf team began their season covering the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship and the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters at Doha GC in Qatar.

Above: During the 2016/17 Summer of Cricket, we have trotted out a number of improvements to our graphics package - one of the most notable is incorporating PitchScan™ (by Sports Technology Solutions), which can measure and quantify areas that crack on a Cricket pitch.

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    Virtual Eye Cricket carried the bat throughout January, supplying our ball-tracking and graphics package for Read More
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VE News

  • June 2017 +

    Golf and Sailing, two of the signature spectator sports enhanced by Virtual Eye's real-time graphics, Read More
  • 360VR in Bermuda +

    Richard Gladwell from Sail-World NZ met Virtual Eye CEO Ian Taylor aboard the ferry... Read More
  • May 2017 +

    Mid-May saw Virtual Eye Sailing in Scarlino Italy, covering the Rolex TP52 World Championship Scarlino Read More
  • March 2017 +

    In March, Virtual Eye Sailing set up shop in Florida for Miami Sailing Week, covering Read More
  • February 2017 +

    Virtual Eye Cricket posted a great run-rate in February, starting with coverage of New Zealand Read More
  • January 2017 +

    Virtual Eye Cricket carried the bat throughout January, supplying our ball-tracking and graphics package for Read More
  • December 2016 +

    The Virtual Eye Golf team wound up their 2016 season at the Australian PGA Championship Read More
  • November 2016 +

    November marked the beginning of Virtual Eye's annual Cricket season, supplying info-graphics and ball-tracking of Read More
  • October 2016 +

    The final regatta of the 52 Super Series 2016 was the Cascais Cup, with Virtual Read More
  • September 2016 +

    The two major September sailing events on the Virtual Eye calendar were the 52 World Read More
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