ODI Series: Australia 14/1 To Whitewash England 7-0!

A late run of cash for England to win the 2nd ODI, saved Hills from a terrible 2nd ODI and Hills make Australia their 8/11 favourites to win the 3rd ODI with England 11/10. Hills are 14/1 that Australia win the series 7-0 and believe that Michael Clarke has cemented his position as the next Test Captain making him 1/3 that he replaces Ricky Ponting.
21 January 2011

Cricket Betting: England Hopes Take A Swann Dive?

Australia are now 8/11 (from 4/5) to win the 2nd ODI in Hobart on the back of the news that Graeme Swann will be out for a couple of weeks.
19 January 2011

Cricket Betting: KP 11/4 To Be England's Top Scorer

Stan James make Kevin Pietersen their 11/4 favourite to score most runs in the forthcoming Cricket World Cup.
19 January 2011

Cricket Betting: Matt Prior 50/1 For World Cup Top Bat

England are 80/1 to win the Cricket World Cup with Matt Prior the top tournament run scorer according to Ladbrokes. It’s 50/1 that Prior is the top scoring batsmen of the tournament and 5/1 he is the highest scoring England player.
19 January 2011

Cricket Betting: Elementary For Watson As 4/7 Aussies Go 1-0 Up

Australia are 4/7 with bet365 to win the one-day series with England after going 1-0 up on Sunday. bet365 cricket spokesman Steve Freeth said: "We were out to get England at even money in Melbourne, but unfortunately for us there weren't too many takers."
17 January 2011

Cricket Betting: Australia Odds-On For Second ODI

Australia are the 8/11 favourites with Ladbrokes to win the second ODI against England following their last over victory at the MCG. The bookies were left to count the cost of a stunning knock from Shane Watson as punters deserted England in the one-day format.
16 January 2011

Cricket Betting: England 5/6 For Second T20

England are 5/6 with Ladbrokes to win the next T20 international against Australia. The odds suggest it will be a close game as it’s also 5/6 that Australia win with Shane Watson the 3/1 favourite to be their top run scorer.
13 January 2011

Cricket Betting: England 10/1 For T20 Clean Sweep

England are just 10/1 with Ladbrokes to win all their remaining T20 matches this year. It’s 10/1 they beat Australia, Sri Lanka and India (home & away). All games need to be played for the bet to stand.
12 January 2011

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