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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.

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17th Feb
South Africa v England 4th ODI Odds De Villiers to fire in a Johannesburg run fest
Back boundaries galore at the Wanderers
10th Feb
England squad is a world class bowler short of winning the World Twenty20
Reaction to England's 2016 World T20 Squad
10th Feb
South Africa v England 3rd ODI Odds Hashim Amla to find form at Centurion
Amla averages 62.77 in ODI's at SuperSport Park
8th Feb
South Africa v England 1st ODI Betting Tourists Look A Big Price For The Win
James Taylor A Fair Price In Top Batsman Market
2nd Feb
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Headline News

Air Force Blue Expected To Take Off With Rowley Mile Win Galileo Could Be A Gold Standard Classic Bet For 2000 Guineas
Air Force Blue Expected To Take Off With Rowley Mile Win
Sole Power Bids For Third Win In Group 3 Event At Newmarket Aeolus tipped for Palace House success on huge day for Walker
Sole Power Bids For Third Win In Group 3 Event At Newmarket
Leger Heroine Simple Verse Set For Seasonal Debut Top Class Jack Hobbs Should Be Too Good for Jockey Club Stakes Field
Leger Heroine Simple Verse Set For Seasonal Debut
Arsenal V Norwich Betting Preview Gunners to shoot down the Canaries with a comfortable win at The Emirates
Arsenal V Norwich Betting Preview
Treble Pays Over 7/2 Leicester City backed to continue unbeaten run in the English Football Treble
Treble Pays Over 7/2

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