Tommy Smith In Actim Top 10
Tommy Smith moved into the top 10 in the Actim Index, the official player ratings system of the Coca-Cola Championship, after helping Watford end Ipswich`s unbeaten home league record.
Smith and Nathan Ellington were on target at Portman Road, with the former posting 41 points - his best away score of the season.
The 27-year-old moved five places to seventh in the Index with 432 points and was the highest-scoring midfielder of the week.
Four other Watford players sit in the top 50 with Lloyd Doyley (382) in 23rd, Marlon King in 30th and Jordan Stewart in 31st with 357 points and Darius Henderson (37th) with 349 points.
Analysis of all Championship games is taking place throughout the season and so far the top five Watford players are:
Player,Ranking,Position,Ranking Index Score
Tommy Smith, 7th, 4th Ranked Midfielder, 432
Lloyd Dooley, 23rd, 5th Ranked Defender, 382
Marlon King, 30th, 10th Ranked Striker, 357
Jordan Stewart, 31st, 8th Ranked Defender, 357
Darius Henderson, 37th, 11th Ranked Striker, 349
The Actim Index is calculated using a unique mathematical formula that rates each player`s contribution be it goals, shots, passes, dribbles, tackles, crosses, saves, clearances, blocks, interceptions, assists, clean sheets, time on the pitch or number of points gained by the team with marks deducted for red and yellow cards.