England backers are pinning their hopes on Graeme Swann producing a match-winning performance tomorrow morning. He is 4/1 to take a wicket in his first over and over 87% of bets on top England bowler market are for Swann.
The first of the Cricket World Cup Quarter Finals kicks off on Wednesday morning, with the West Indies taking on Pakistan. Pakistan are 8/15 to defeat the Windies who are 6/4. All of the early money is for Pakistan with bets of up to four figures being taken on Afridiâ€™s men to progress to the semi finals.
As the Cricket World Cup approaches the knockout stages Paddy Power make England one of the outsiders to eventually lift the trophy after Andrew Straussâ€™ team limped through the group stages. England are now 9/1 to win the World Cup, having been 6/1 when the tournament started.
South Africa have been cut to 7/2 by Ladbrokes for the Cricket World Cup.
In response to the knockout stage draw the firm have cut the Proteas to 7/2 (from 4/1), shifting England out to 9/1 in the process. India remain the 3/1 market leaders and take on Australia with the co-hosts the 8/13 favourites to win the tie. It's 5/4 the Australians progress to the semi-finals.
England are 9/1 with Ladbrokes to fail to qualify from their group at the Cricket World Cup.
A Bangladesh and West Indies double would be enough to knock them out of the tournament but thankfully for cricket fans and the bookies alike it's just 1/33 they make it through to the next stage.
In a match that all England cricket fans will be watching with crossed fingers, South Africa are 2/9 with William Hill to defeat Bangladesh (who are 10/3). Hills are offering top price on South Africa until the match starts. Hashim Amla is 11/4 to be South Africaâ€™s top batsman...
England need to beat the West Indies to have any chance of progressing from their group and are 4/6 with William Hill to do so. England are 6/5 to be eliminated at the group stage and 6/4 to be a losing semi finalist.
South Africa's surprise defeat to England in the World Cup helped Ladbrokes enjoy their most lucrative day of the cricket World Cup so far.
With India stuttering to victory over a spirited Irish side, the in-play markets went the way of the bookies.
Ireland are 10/1 with Ladbrokes to follow their epic win over England with a victory over hosts and tournament favourites India on Sunday. National hero Kevin Oâ€™Brien is 5/1 to be his sideâ€™s top scorer again, with Ireland 7/2 to qualify for the quarter finals.
Kevin O'Brien is 4/1 with Ladbrokes to win an IPL contract in 2011 or 2012 following his heroics for Ireland against England.
The latest cricket odds show Ireland at 2/5 to win another match in the tournament and 3/1 to be playing Test cricket by 2015.
Ireland have defied in-running cricket odds of 25-1 to stun England in the Cricket World Cup and cost Ladbrokes £100,000.
The bookies pulled down the market after Ireland lost their captain presuming the game was all over but as the Irish fightback resumed in running 3punters piled on at odds of up to 25-1 to win £100,000.
Paddy Power have pledged to refund all pre-match bets on England today following their shock defeat to Ireland in the Cricket World Cup.
Irish eyes were certainly smiling as they pulled off what bookies have hailed as the biggest upset in Englandâ€™s cricket history with the 10/1 Ireland turning over an England team who were 33/1 ON to win the match.
England are 1/25 with Ladbrokes to beat Ireland in the Cricket World Cup accoring to the latest cricket betting odds.
Andrew Strauss is the joint 5/2 favourite with Kevin Pietersen to score the most runs for England with Ian Bell a 5/1 chance. Ed Joyce is the 3/1 market leader to be Ireland's leading runscorer with William Porterfield just behind at 4/1.
Victor Chandler have cut England from 11s to 7/1 for the ICC World Cup and pushed out India from 5/2 to 11/4 after todayâ€™s thrilling tie.
VC spokesperson Charlie McCann on the latest cricket odds, said: "With Collingwood at 5, Prior at 6 and no Broad England did go into the game with a long tail but they ought to have got home. We pushed India out as their bowling and fielding looks below what one would expect from World Champions."
Kevin Pietersen is odds-on (8/13) with Ladbrokes to hit 50 or more runs against Holland on Tuesday according to the latest cricket betting odds.
England go into the game as 1/25 favourites with the Dutch priced at 9/1 to pull off their second World Cup shock against England.
Latest cricket betting - Tournament favourites India are 1/8 to get off the mark in their opening World Cup game against Bangladesh.
The co-hosts are 5/1 to win the curtain raiser and India remain the 3/1 favourites for the tournament despite a single cricket bet of £82k from a Ladbrokes customer.
A colossal £82k bet has been struck by a Ladbrokes customer on an India win in the upcoming Cricket World Cup.
The cricket bet is believed to be one of the biggest ever in the one day game and should the co-hosts win the tournament it will cost the bookies a staggering £246k.