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Cricket Betting: England Tipped For Long Reign

After England’s dominant display in the final test match to win the series 3-1, the England cricket team has been tipped to hold on to the Ashes for a number of years. Paddy Power quote an odds on 1/3 that England retain the Ashes in 2013 and whilst the Aussies are 7/4 to next win in 2014/15, the news that it is only 11/4 they won’t pick up the Urn until 2018/19 will be music to English fans' ears.
7 January 2011

Cricket Betting: England Odds-On For 2013 Ashes

England are odds-on to win the 2013 Ashes on home soil with Ladbrokes. The bookies quote England at just 1/2 to win the next series with Australia 3/1 chances and a draw priced up at 9/2.
7 January 2011

Cricket Betting: Ashes Win Smashes Bookies

England's imminent Ashes series win will trigger Ladbrokes' single biggest payout in cricket betting history. A £250,000 bet was struck at odds of 7/4 on the eve of the series about an England win - and with a tide of patriotic punts about to return millions to punters, the bookies are hoping for better fortune in 2011.
6 January 2011

Cricket Betting: Australia 10/3 To Regain Ashes In 2013

Stan James make England 1/2 favourites to win the next Ashes series in two years time and make the no-hope Aussies 10/3 to regain the Ashes.
6 January 2011

Cricket Betting: Jim'll Fix 300 Career Wickets

James Anderson is in line to take 300 career wickets according to bookmaker Ladbrokes. Currently on 205 first class wickets, he is odds-on (1/2) to join England greats Ian Botham (383), Bob Willis (325), and Fred Trueman (307) as the only players to achieve the feat.
4 January 2011

Cricket Betting: England 1/3 To Win Ashes Series

England are odds-on to wrap up the Ashes series with a win in Sydney (1/3). It's 9/4 Australia win the test to regain some pride and avoid the ignominy of losing a series at home. Andrew Strauss has put in some serious shifts with the bat and is the 4/11 favourite to end the series as the top runscoer. Mike Hussey is the 9/4 with countryman Shane Watson an unlikely 50/1 chance.
1 January 2011

Cricket Betting: England Evens To Win 2011 Award

The England cricket team may already be the winners of the 2011 Sports Team of the Year Award according to bookmaker Ladbrokes. Since they retained the Ashes their odds have been slashed from 6/1 to even money and they could go odds-on if they win the final Test in Sydney.
31 December 2010

Cricket Betting: KP 33/1 To Be Top Test Scorer In 2011

Stan James have a number of cricket specials for 2011 and make England 9/2 to be the top rated Test nation by the end of the year. Sachin Tendulkar is 10/1 jt favourite with teammate Virender Sehwag to be the top run scorer during the year in Test cricket. The Indians tour England during the summer.
31 December 2010

Cricket Betting: Ponting Odds On To Keep His Job

Ricky Ponting is 8/15 to keep his job as Australian Test captain reports Paddy Power, after his team were “beaten into the earth” by the Ashes winning England team. Despite becoming the first Australian captain to lose the Ashes three times in 120 years Ponting remains the favourite to keep his job for Australia’s next Test series against Bangladesh in April with a dearth of credible alternatives leaving the Australian selectors with a tough decision on their hands.
29 December 2010

Cricket Betting: A Safe Return For The Urn?

The Ashes are coming home according to bookmaker Ladbrokes who now quote the safe return of the little urn just a 1/50 chance. An England series victory is also odds-on at 8/15 on the back of a complete bowling display in the first innings which saw Australia all out for just 98. As such England are 1/7 to win the game with Australia 16/1 to perform a sensation U-turn and come from behind to win.
26 December 2010

Cricket Betting: Aussies Favourites Again

Australia are once again the favourites to win the Ashes series following their Perth thrashing of England, reports Paddy Power. The home side are now 6/4 to win the five test series with England marginally behind at 13/8 as the teams prepare for the Boxing Day Test at the MCG.
22 December 2010

Cricket Betting: England Underdogs For Melbourne Test

Australia are the 6/4 favourites to beat England in the Boxing Day test at the MCG, according to Ladbrokes. Ricky Ponting's team completed an easy win over the visitors in Perth to level the Ashes series at 1-1 and the bookies fear the pendulum has now swung away from the English.
20 December 2010

Cricket Betting: England Backed To Win Third Test

England have been backed heavily by Ladbrokes customers on the eve of the third Ashes Test and are currently 11/8 to triumph.They are now just 2/5 to win the Ashes. A much-changed Australian side are 7/4 to win and also currently trade at 5/1 to come from behind to win the series.
15 December 2010

Cricket Betting - Tremlett 1/6 To Play In Perth

Stan James are convinced that Chris Tremlett will replace the injured Stuart Broad from England's starting XI in Perth beginning on Thursday and bet 1/6 that the management will prefer the Surrey pace bowler to the Yorkshire pair of Tim Bresnan and Ajmal Shahzad.
14 December 2010

Cricket Betting: England 13/8 For 2-0 Ashes Lead

Stan James can't split England and Australia (13/8) ahead of the 3rd Test at Perth beginning in the early hours of Thursday morning...
14 December 2010

Cricket Betting: Punters Have Faith In Aussies

bet365 are seeing plenty of interest in Australia to win the 3rd Test in Perth. bet365 spokesman Steve Freeth, on the latest cricket odds, said...
14 December 2010

Cricket Betting: Aussie Punters Hope For Warne Return

Punters with Paddy Power's Australian arm sportsbet.com.au are leading a charge with their wallets for Shane Warne to return to the Australian XI during the 2010/11 Ashes Series...
14 December 2010

Cricket Betting: Swann Backed For Sports Award

Grame Swann's odds have been slashed by Ladbrokes for this year’s Sports Personality of The Year award following his performance in the opening Ashes tests...
13 December 2010

Cricket Betting: Tremlett To Replace Broad

Chris Tremlett is the 2/5 favourite with Ladbrokes to replace Stuart Broad in the third Test in Perth. Following Broad's withdrawal due to injury, it's 3/1 Yorkshire medium-fast bowler Tim Bresnan replaces him and 4/1 his county team-mate Ajmal Shahzad steps into the void.
9 December 2010

Cricket Betting: England Warned Over Shane Return

Shane Warne is 12/1 with Ladbrokes to play in the third test at Perth. With the Australian team on the ropes there is talk of Warne making a sensational comeback and he is 100/1 to subsequently be the top Australian series wicket taker. Perth was the site of Warne’s highest career test score and it its 250/1 he goes 1 run better and gets his first test century. It’s 5000/1 that he is dismissed on 99 again.
8 December 2010

 
 
 

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