Launching the 2018 World Cup Diving Report


To continue our efforts to grow awareness of the diving phenomenon, our team is committing to track how much diving happens and the impact dives have during the 2018 World Cup matches.

We will be sharing insights through this blog as the tournament evolves.

Denis Cheryshev and Belgium, the most honest high scoring player and team

How much the top scoring teams and players used diving as a tactic?


Luka Modrić, Golden Ball Award and top non diving player

The non-diving player who played the most minutes in the tournament.


VAR would have had 4% effectiveness in Champions League matches

Detailed analysis from 12 Champions League matches (round of 16).