Wednesday 12 May 2010 

Cricket Betting: England Backed To Beat Sri Lanka

Cricket Betting: England Backed To Beat Sri Lanka
Cricket Betting: England Backed To Beat Sri Lanka
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William Hill have seen a real gamble on England to beat Sri Lanka in the Twenty20 World Cup semi and they are 4/5 favourites, with Sri Lanka offered at 1/1.

"Punters are becoming more patriotic by the day and we have had a number of doubles for England to win the Twenty20 cup and the football World Cup at 28/1," said Hill's spokesman Rupert Adams.

World Twenty20: 4/5 England, 1/1 Sri Lanka

Most Sixes: 11/10 England, 11/10 Sri Lanka, 5/1 Draw

Top Batsman: 3/1 Pietersen, 10/2 Lumb, 4/1 Kieswetter, 9/2 Bopara, 5/1 Morgan, 11/2 Collingwood, 10/1 Wright, 25/1 Yardy, 28/1 Bresnan, 50/1 Swann, 50/1 Broad, 66/1 Bar

Twenty20 World Cup: 5/4 Australia, 11/4 England, 7/2 Sri Lanka, 9/2 Pakistan