Cricket Betting: Pakistan Favourites To Be First Into Semis

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 Afridi’s men to progress to the semi finals.
21 March 2011

Cricket Betting: Unpredictable England 9/1 To Win Cup

As the Cricket World Cup approaches the knockout stages Paddy Power make England one of the outsiders to eventually lift the trophy after Andrew Strauss’ team limped through the group stages. England are now 9/1 to win the World Cup, having been 6/1 when the tournament started.
21 March 2011

Cricket Betting: South Africa Cut For World Cup Glory

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.
20 March 2011

Cricket Betting: England 9/1 To Not Qualify From Group

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.
18 March 2011

Cricket Betting: England Cheer For Top Price Proteas

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 Africa’s top batsman...
18 March 2011

Cricket Betting: Defeat Not An Option England 6/5 To Go Out

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.
15 March 2011

Cricket Betting: Bookies Hail Best Day Of World Cup

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.
6 March 2011

Cricket Betting: Ireland To Upset Favourites?

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 O’Brien is 5/1 to be his side’s top scorer again, with Ireland 7/2 to qualify for the quarter finals.
4 March 2011

Cricket Betting: O'Brien To Make Plenty From Twenty20?

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.
3 March 2011

Cricket Betting: 25/1 Ireland Stun England, Punters Win

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.
2 March 2011

Cricket Betting: Paddy Power Refund Bets After England Loss

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 England’s cricket history with the 10/1 Ireland turning over an England team who were 33/1 ON to win the match.
2 March 2011

Cricket Betting: England 1/25 To Beat Ireland

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.
1 March 2011

Cricket Betting: India On Drift After World Cup Tie

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 today’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."
27 February 2011

Cricket Betting: KP Odds On To Score Half-Century

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.
21 February 2011

Cricket Betting: India 1/8 To Win Opening Game

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.
18 February 2011

Cricket Betting: £82,000 World Cup Bet On India

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.
17 February 2011

Cricket Betting: Punters Go Nuts For KP

Kevin Pietersen has been cut by Ladbrokes to be England's top run scorer at the Cricket World Cup. Following the announcement that he'll be opening for England punters were quick to back him to top the run-scoring charts, with his cricket betting price for both England (7/2 from 4/1) and World Cup (25/1 from 33/1) quickly shortening due to the support.
17 February 2011

Cricket Betting: Money Back If England Win World Cup

Despite winning the T20 World Cup in 2010 and retaining the Ashes Victor Chandler have dismissed England's chances of a first ICC World Cup which begins in the sub-continent this weekend and the firm will refund all losing cricket bets on the outright market placed between 9am tomorrow Tuesday 15th February and the beginning of the competition on Saturday 19th Feb.
14 February 2011

Cricket Betting: 16/1 For Australia-England World Cup Final

England are 16/1 with Ladbrokes to meet Australia at the final of the Cricket World Cup. The bookies have reacted to the series loss by pushing England out to 5/1 (from 4/1) for the World Cup which is the same price about an Australia victory.
6 February 2011

Cricket Betting: Australia Cut For Series Whitewash

AUSTRALIA ARE now 7/1 with Ladbrokes to win the ODI series 7-0. It's 9/1 England come back from 3-0 down to win the best of 7 series and just 1/33 Australia go on to win. The prices for the fourth ODI indicate a close game with Australia being the marginal 4/5 favourites. It's even money England register their first win in this series.
23 January 2011