As the national sport in India, cricket is enjoyed by millions when it comes to both playing and watching. As well as this, an increasing number of people also now use the sport as a means of adding to their bank balance via betting sites, with more and more bookmakers catering for Indian-based punters in this area. For those who are seeking a helping hand along the way when it comes to backing their favourite teams and players, our cricket betting tips are perfect. Written by experts of the sport, our predictions take into account all of the relevant factors which can effect a result, as well as odds from some of the leading betting sites.
About Our Cricket Betting Tips
Whilst you may consider yourself as something of an expert when it comes to cricket, it is never too late to take on board some useful advice and information when it comes to live betting on matches from around the world. Our betting tips take into account a range of factors, whilst not always looking at standard cricket betting markets, which can often be predictable and unlucrative. As well as this, we do not simply back the favourites from the most popular cricket competitions, with our experts looking far and wide for the best markets, whether it be leading wicket taker or total runs.
Factors to Consider Before Placing a Cricket Bet
Our cricket tips take on board a whole host of factors, which help to improve your chances of ultimately beating the bookies with a winning bet. In total, we consider the following points surrounding a cricket match:
- Team News – Available players, injuries, suspensions, international duty.
- Weather – Different weather conditions are likely to suit different teams, whether it be sunny or overcast.
- Form – How involved teams have performed recently, both on home soil and on the road.
- Motivation – How important victory is for participating teams, whether it be seeing them moving up the standings or avoiding relegation.
- Head-to-Head – Which team has the better record from previous meetings.
Available Cricket Betting Markets
All of the cricket betting predictions on our site come with a top tip from one of our experts, which take advantage of a wide range of markets available from bookmakers. Some of the most common cricket betting markets discussed on our site include:
- Match winner
- Top Batsmen
- Top Bowler
- Total runs
- Total sixes
- Player of the match
- Highest individual score over/under
- Race to 10 runs
Standout Cricket Competitions
A large number of cricket matches are covered on our site, coming from a range of competitions from around the world. Whether it be international or domestic action, the following events cater for a large proportion of the tips on our platform:
Test Matches – The longest form of cricket is the Test match, which is also generally considered as the highest standard of the game. Played between both national and domestic teams across the globe, participating sides both have 11 players. Matches can last anything up to five days, with each team having two innings in order to score as many runs as possible. Test matches test both the skill and endurance of players.
Indian Premier League – Played during the months of April and May each year, the Indian Premier League (IPL) is a T20 competition featuring the world’s leading players. Attracting huge attendances, big money is spent by teams in order to aid their chances of success, with eight clubs battling it out for the main prize. Four teams qualify for the knockout stage, with the likes of the Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians being among the teams involved.
The Big Bash – Launched in 2011 the Big Bash is Australia’s T20 league. There are eight city based teams who all play against each other twice before the finals.
Karnataka Premier League – Founded back in 2009, the KPL may not be as established as the IPL, however it still attracts a great deal of interest. Teams such as Mangalore United and the Bjapur Bulls compete in this T20 format event, which involves round-robin and playoff stages.
One Day Internationals – Played by various nations around the world, ODI’s are played in a 24 hour period, whether it be during the daytime or at night. Teams have 50 overs in which to score as many runs as possible, with this format being the favourite of a large number of fans.
Caribbean Premier League – The latest in a long line of T20 competitions, the CPL is gaining in popularity, with teams including the Barbados Tridents and Jamaica Tallawahs competing. Each franchise is allowed a maximum of 15 players, with a salary cap of $780,000 being available.
Cricket Betting Tips FAQ
Here we provide answers to some of the most commonly asked questions when it comes to our cricket betting tips.
Which cricket matches do you provide betting tips on?
We provide cricket betting tips from a variety of competitions, including international Test, T20 and One-Day matches. Indian-based events are regularly found, along with competitions from further afield, whether it be the Ashes, World Cup or County Championship matches from England.
Do you provide detailed betting previews on cricket matches?
Our experts take into account a variety of factors when providing betting tips, meaning that readers get the best understanding of how a match will potentially play out. Variables including the weather, player availability and form are all discussed.