Cricket Tips

Cricket betting tips by Bet King including articles, previews and advice. If you’re looking for expert Cricket tips, Bet King will provide you with winning betting tips. We also include the best Cricket betting promotions available at the time.

Australia vs England 5th ODI Preview & Tips

The brand-new Optus Stadium in Perth will host it’s first international match this Sunday for the 5th ODI between Australia and England!

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Australia vs England 4th ODI Preview & Tips

The series might be decided but there is still plenty of pride on the line as Australia and England to battle in the 4th ODI from Adelaide this Friday

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Big Bash League (BBL07) Round 10 Tips

The final round of the BBL07 regular season is upon us! Check out our preview and tips for all four games in Round 10 here

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Australia vs England 3rd ODI Preview & Tips

Australia will look to stay alive in the One Day International series against England when they clash in the 3rd ODI at the SCG on Sunday.

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Big Bash League (BBL07) Round 9 Tips

Big Bash League Round 9 kicks off this Saturday, the 20th of January with a big double header! We preview all four games of the round and give our tips here

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Australia vs England 2nd ODI Preview & Tips

Australia and England will face off in the 2nd ODI at the Gabba this Friday, the 19th of January! See our preview and tips for the big game here

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Big Bash League (BBL07) Round 8 Tips

The Big Bash League will see a change of guard in the upcoming week as teams start to replace players departing for ODI duties. We take a look at the four upcoming BBL07 games in Round 8 here

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Australia vs England 1st ODI Preview & Tips

Australia take on England in a five-match ODI series kicking off with the 1st ODI at the MCG on Sunday. England will be looking for Ashes revenge!

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Big Bash League (BBL07) Round 7 Tips

With the Australia vs England ODI’s kicking off soon, the BBL squads have had a massive overhaul heading into Round 7. We preview every game of the round and give our tips here.

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Big Bash League (BBL07) Round 6 Tips

Round 6 of BBL07 gets underway this Monday night with a massive double header! See our preview and tips for all four games of the round here

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How to bet on Cricket

Head to head – The most simple way to bet on cricket is head to head. Simply bet on the winner out of the two teams playing.

To Win the Toss – Bet on one side to win the toss at the start of the match.

Top Team Runscorer – Back a player on a team to be the highest run scorer. It’s available for all cricket types, such as test cricket, one-day internationals and twenty20. For test cricket, bookmakers will generally just offer the first inning. The top runscorer markets can offer value cricket betting and it’s recommended to stick with the top four batsmen.

Man of the Match – Cricket betting also allows for punters to predict the man of the match in any cricket match. It comes with value odds, but can be a tough bet to win.

Multi-betting – Cricket multi-betting is popular during twenty20 tournaments (Big Bash, IPL etc) when multiple matches are played on the same day or within a couple of days.

Futures – Bet on future cricket betting markets such as Cricket World Cup, Ashes series winner and Big Bash tournament winner before the season even starts.

Player props – Some bookmakers can offer odds for players to score a certain amount of runs or taking a bag of wickets.


Cricket Betting Strategies

Home ground advantage – The Home ground advantage is arguably the biggest consideration for cricket betting. The reason being is home teams generally perform much better on their home pitches. Take India for example as they dominate test cricket at home but struggle in Australia on bouncy wickets. But the same can be said for Australia. They have a hard time winning in different away conditions such as spin in India and swing in England.

Injuries – A cricket team consists of 11 key players and a missing batsman or bowler can make the difference for a team. For example, if Steve Smith or Virat Kohli is missing from their respective teams, the other team is a much better chance of winning.

Weather – The weather can play a huge part in cricket betting. For example, if the weather is showing signs of rainy conditions, both teams are expected to struggle in tougher batting conditions. But if the sun is shining and the pitch is hard, batting will be easier. So it’s important to check the weather forecast and base your cricket bet on the expected conditions.

Find the best odds – We’ve reviewed the main players in the Australian bookmaker industry and you’ll find the best cricket betting bookmakers on our reviews page.

Betting promotions – During key tournaments, you’ll find cricket betting promotions at most Australian bookmakers.