Who is The Baron?
“The Baron” is Tristan Barnett, a mathematician with a PhD in tennis statistics who has made a career out of predicting sporting outcomes. This includes setting prices prior and during a match in progress for international bookmakers Ladbrokes and Centrebet, and sports IT company Infoplum. He is most recognized for his tennis predictions with appearances on SEN sports radio, 3RRR ‘Run Like You Stole Something’ sports segment and several articles in the Australian Financial Review.
He is also a consultant for Tennis Australia in performance analysis, undertaken performance modelling for the AFL Western Bulldogs, ongoing collaborations with the International Tennis Federation on regulations, collaborations with Aristocrat on responsible gaming, has been a tutor/lecturer for a ‘Chance and Gaming’ subject at Swinburne University and worked with the Defence Science Technology (DST).