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Cricket Betting Guide

Cricket is well and truly an all year round sport and there are plenty of betting opportunities it seems every week. There are a host of outright betting markets to take advantage of, as well as a wealth of in-play betting odds for virtually every match, whether in English domestic cricket or on the international cricket scene.

The Ashes Betting

An England v Australia Test Series is one of the biggest events in cricket and betting interest in these epic tussles has increased considerably over the years. The Ashes Series dominates headlines as the two teams battle it out over the course of Five Test matches and bookmakers provide odds for each Test:

1st Ashes Test | 2nd Ashes Test | 3rd Ashes Test | 4th Ashes Test | 5th Ashes Test

International Cricket Betting

Betting on Test Cricket has become increasingly popular as it is the longest format of the game and there are always plenty of twists and turns during the five days of action. Test cricket is the holy grail for most teams and there is rarely a dull moment during the year.

Test Cricket Index

There is then the shorter 50-over format of the game and one-day international cricket is an important part of the sport as teams look to build towards the World Cup.

One Day Cricket Index | Champions Trophy | World Cup

And of course there is then the hugely popular Twenty20 version, which is a breathless form of cricket and really provides huge betting interest.

T20 Cricket Index | T20 World Cup

Domestic Cricket Betting

As well as a wealth of international cricket there is of course the English domestic cricket for betting enthusiasts. The County Championship is the four-day format of the game, while there is also the Royal London One Day Cup, as well as the NatWest T20 Blast, so there is rarely a dull moment during the summer.

County Championship | Royal London One Day Cup | NatWest Twenty20 Blast

At the start of the English summer there is also the razzmatazz of the Indian Premier League and Big Bash League, which attracts all the worlds best players. The tournament has proved to be a big hit with fans and with betting enthusiasts alike, with bookmakers offering a host of specials and odds.

Indian Premier League | Big Bash League

Popular Cricket Bets

Cricket Match Betting

The most popular form of betting on cricket is to bet on the result of a match, whether it is a test match, one-day or twenty20 game. There are three results although the odds on there being a draw in any of the one-day formats of the game are very long. Check the form of the two teams and it's often good to wait for the teams to be announced and also who wins the toss as this can be a very important factor, especially in day/night one-day matches.

In-running betting on Cricket

The majority of bets you can place on the cricket, such as who will win, total score, top batsman etc. can be placed before the match starts, but most bookmakers listed also offer these same bets whilst the game is going on, with the odds changing all the time. There will also be a couple of extra markets such as 'Next man out' and 'method of next dismissal' made available whilst the game is in progress. Find out more about live betting in-running.

Cricket Odds

For test series betting you can get odds for the highest scoring batsman, most wickets and even match bets to use your Free Sport Bet offers on. For each game there is always a market for the highest scorer on each side along with runs in the first innings and runs per session, who will be next man out, how the next wicket will fall.

So as you can see if you are a real cricket nut there is always some Cricket bet to keep you interested, especially as all the Bookmakers offer an excellent Cricket in running betting market.

Headline News

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Latest Cricket News Articles

England v Sri Lanka 4th ODI Odds Tourists running out of options at The Oval
Root tipped to top score for England
27th Jun
England v Sri Lanka 2nd ODI Odds Golden Root tipped to make things hard for the tourists
Joe Root to stand tall at Edgbaston
22nd Jun
England v Sri Lanka 1st ODI Odds Tourists are a tempting bet to steal a win in Nottingham
Kusal Perera tipped to shine at Trent Bridge
20th Jun
England v Sri Lanka 3rd Test Odds Root Can Flower At Lords With Another Ton
Struggling Finn Has a Great Record At The Home Of Cricket
8th Jun
Hampshire tipped to down Kent in the Natwest T20 Blast
Hampshire v Kent T20 Betting Preview
7th Jun
Surrey v Glamorgan T20 Odds Welsh side can cause an upset at The Oval
Jason Roy tipped to shine for Surrey
25th May
England v Sri Lanka 2nd Test Odds Back Alastair To Cook Up A Storm In Durham
England have never lost a Test at Chester Le Street
25th May
Explosive Surrey The Team To Beat In Tight T20 Blast Betting
Consistent Hampshire Should Go Close Once Again
18th May
England v Sri Lanka First Test Odds Captain Cook to sparkle at Headingley
England odds on for first match in Leeds
18th May
Adam Lyth should return to opener spot for England this summer
Who should partner Alastair Cook in England's first Test match?
27th Apr

Headline News

Next England Manager Betting Southgate favourite to be next England manager after Hodgson is left out in the cold
Next England Manager Betting
Hopeless Hodgson Out Of His Depth At The Highest Level (Again) Pathetic England Crash Out Of Euro 2016 With A Whimper
Hopeless Hodgson Out Of His Depth At The Highest Level (Again)
Ruthless Eddie Jones Has The Chariot Firing On All Cylinders Australia Whitewash Puts England Team On The Road To Greatness
Ruthless Eddie Jones Has The Chariot Firing On All Cylinders
Frenchman Faces A Tough Task On The South Coast Claude Puel odds on to be next Southampton manager but what next for Saints
Frenchman Faces A Tough Task On The South Coast
Root Tipped To Top Score For England England v Sri Lanka 4th ODI Odds Tourists running out of options at The Oval
Root Tipped To Top Score For England

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Open a Paddy Power account by using any link on this site, have a bet of £10 and they will give you a £30 free bet.

Open Account - £30 Free Bet

Open an new betting account with the bookmaker Ladbrokes and you can claim a £50 free bet.

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Claim a sign up bonus offer of £200 with bet365.

  • bet365 match your first deposit with a 100% bonus
  • Deposit anywhere between £10 and £200 to claim this massive offer

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Open an account with Coral and get £30 in free bets:

  • Click on a link to Coral
  • Open a new betting account
  • Have your first bet of £10
  • Coral will credit your account with £30 in free bets

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Open an account with online bookmaker BetVictor and get £25 in free bets. BetVictor will match your first bet with a free bet to the same value, up to a maximum of £25.

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Open an account with Sky Bet:

  • Register with Sky Bet.
  • Sky Bet will have a special off for Euro 2016

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Get a £30 Free Bet when opening a new account with online bookmaker Betway.

  • Register with Betway
  • Place a bet of £10 or more
  • Betway will match your first bet with a free bet up to £30

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