Cricket Betting: Tendulkar Odds-On To Wait For Ton

Sachin Tendulkar won't hit his record breaking century of centuries against the West Indies according to Ladbrokes. The India batsman is 8/11 to fail to notch the ton this series which India are now just 1/50 to win. It's 12/1 the West Indies can salvage the draw.
9 November 2011

Cricket Betting: Big Bash Batsmen Heed Warne Warning

Shane Warne has officially come out of retirement to turn out for Melbourne in the Big Bash and William Hill make him 10/1 to come out of his international exile and represent Australia in any form of the game. He is 14/1 to take a wicket with his first ball of the Big Bash and 8/1 to be top wicket taker in the tournament. English cricket fans could well be forgiven for quaking in their boots as he is an outside chance, at 33/1, to play in the next Ashes series.
8 November 2011

Cricket Betting: England Favourites For Sports Award

Mark Cavendish is the 11/10 favourite to win the SJA Sportsman of the Year Award according to Ladbrokes. Golfers Darren Clarke (3/1) and Rory McIlroy (6/1) are next in the market along with Mo Farah (also 6/1).
3 November 2011

Cricket Betting: India 11/8 To Seal 5-0 Series Win

Victor Chandler bet 11/8 that England lose the India ODI series 5-0 after their latest defeat in Mohali. VC Spokesperson and cricket betting expert Charlie McCann said: "An improved display with the bat but the bowling and fielding left much to be desired and it is hard to see past a series clean sweep."
21 October 2011

Cricket Betting: Odds Come In For Warne Comeback

Shane Warne has revealed that he has been inundated with offers to return to the cricketing fold and partake in Australia's Big Bash. William Hill are offering 2/1 that he takes up one of these offers and plays during Australia's premiere T20 tournament. Having hung up his googlies after Rajasthan Royals' last IPL match, Warne is 10/1 to dust them off and take to the field in India once more and is 33/1 to play for Australia at any form of the game again.
19 October 2011

Cricket Betting: Warne Ready For Big Bash

Shane Warne is heavily odds-on (1/6) to play in the Big Bash T20 League according to Ladbrokes. Warne claims to have fully returned to match fitness and whilst the bookies expect him to turn out in the T20 tournament a sensational international cricket comeback doesn't look likely at 100/1.
19 October 2011

Cricket Betting: India Just 2/1 To Whitewash England

Victor Chandler make India 2/1 to win the current ODI series 5-0 after another emphatic win in the second ODI in Dehli and 4/7 to go into an unassailable 3-0 lead in Thursday's third ODI in Mohali.
17 October 2011

Cricket Betting: England Shortest Price For Years

England are the shortest price they have been to win an India tour in the last ten years according to Ladbrokes. The tourists currently trade as 11/8 outsiders as the bookies prepare a barrage of patriotic money to follow up their successful summer series against India who are 4/7 to level things up on home soil.
27 September 2011

Cricket Betting: Warney 16/1 To Give Australia A Makeover

Tim Nielson has stepped down as Australia coach and William Hill are offering odds on who will take over the reins. Interim coach, Steve Rixon is the 11/8 favourite to take over as the next permanent coach, while Justin Langer is 3/1 second favourite.
20 September 2011

Cricket Betting: England Odds-On For ODI Series

England are expected to wrap up a fine summer of cricket against India in the ODI series according to Ladbrokes. The bookies rate england as 8/13 chances to take the ODI series (India 5/4) and they're 4/6 to win the first ODI. Every England batsman can be backed at a top price to score the most runs and it's Cook who leads the way at 7/2. Trott is the joint 4/1 second favourite with Morgan and Kieswetter also enters the frame at 5/1.
2 September 2011

Cricket Betting: England Batsmen Top Priced

Every England batsmen will be top price* with Ladbrokes to be top run scorer against India in the T20 at Old Trafford. Kevin Pietersen is the 7/2 market leader to be top bat from Craig Kieswetter and Alex Hales at 4/1. Sachin Tendulkar is the 5/2 favourites to score the most runs for India from Gambhir at 3/1.
31 August 2011

Cricket Betting: Lanky Backed To Win Mascot Race

Lanky the Giraffe is the hot favourite to win the Mascot race on T20 finals day according to Ladbrokes. The bookies have chalked up the Lancashire mascot and two time previous winner as their clear 3/1 favourite in the big race. Harry the Hawk is the next of the teams represented at the final at 9/1 from Leicestershire's Charlie the Fox at 9/1.
26 August 2011

Cricket Betting: Hampshire To Be Bookies Friends For Life?

Hampshire are the 2/1 favourites with Ladbrokes to win the Friends Life T20 final at Edgbaston. The bookies are cheering the market leaders on against southern rivals Somerset in the opening pick 'em game (10/11 each of two) as a resut of considerable ante-post support for The Sabres.
26 August 2011

Cricket Betting: Ireland 11/4 To Shock England Again

Ireland 11/4 with Ladbrokes for a repeat of their shock World Cup win. The last time the sides met Ireland defied odds of 10/1 to pull off one of the biggest shocks of the tournament turning over 1/33 chances England.
24 August 2011

Cricket Betting: KP 7/4 To Be First To 23 Centuries

Victor Chandler make Alistair Cook their 6/4 favourite to be the first English batsman to make 23 Test centuries after the Oval tons of Kevin Pietersen and Ian Bell brought them right into the equation on 19 and 16 respectively.
22 August 2011

Cricket Betting: 6/4 For Draw Looks A Big Price Now

The first day's play at the Oval was dominated by rain and bet365 are 4/9 about the 4th Test ending in a draw. bet365 spokesman Steve Freeth said: "We were out to lay the draw earlier in the week (opened 6/4) and the early signs are that we could regret that move as it was punted down to 4/7 before a ball was bowled."
19 August 2011

Cricket Betting: England 11/8 For Series Whitewash

England are 11/8 with Ladbrokes to win the fourth and final test against India. In keeping with this series the draw has been well backed and India are 5/1 outsiders to salvage something from the series. England are 1/12 to still be the number one test ranked side when they next take to the field in January against Pakistan in the UAE early next year (6/1 they aren't).
17 August 2011

Cricket Betting: Short Form Challenge On For England

England's Test team have claimed the world number one spot and William Hill offer 8/15 that they are still there come the end of 2012.
15 August 2011

Cricket Betting: England Odds-On To Keep Top Spot

William Hill offer 8/15 that England will still be ranked world number one on December 31, 2012 - and 11/8 that they will have lost their place by then.
13 August 2011

Cricket Betting: Cook Favourite For ICC Award

Alastair Cook has torn into India's bowling attack during the third Test and William Hill make him the 2/1 favourite to win this year's ICC Cricketer of the Year. The top of the betting for the premier award in cricket is dominated by English cricketers with Graeme Swann and Jonathan Trott both offered at 6/1. James Anderson is 14/1 while Strauss is 16/1, Ian Bell and Chris Tremlett are 20/1 and Stuart Broad 25/1.
12 August 2011