TweetCric: A Twitter-Based Accountability Mechanism for Cricket

  • Arjumand YounusEmail author
  • M. Atif Qureshi
  • Naif R. Aljohani
  • Derek Greene
  • Michael P. O’Mahony
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10360)


This paper demonstrates a Web service called TweetCric to uncover cricket insights from Twitter with the aim of facilitating sports analysts and journalists. It essentially arranges crowdsourced Twitter data about a team in comprehensive visualizations by incorporating domain-specific approaches to sentiment analysis.


Sentiment Analysis Social Media Data Sentiment Score Sentiment Word Query Module 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arjumand Younus
    • 1
    Email author
  • M. Atif Qureshi
    • 1
  • Naif R. Aljohani
    • 2
  • Derek Greene
    • 1
  • Michael P. O’Mahony
    • 1
  1. 1.Insight Centre for Data AnalyticsUniversity College DublinDublinIreland
  2. 2.Faculty of Computing and Information TechnologyKing Abdul Aziz UniversityJeddahSaudi Arabia

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