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.

England vs West Indies T20 Betting Tips

England will host the West Indies in a one off T20 this Saturday

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Bangladesh vs Australia 2nd Test Betting Tips

Australia’s frailties on sub-continental pitches once again came to the fore as Bangladesh cruised to a historic win in the first Test at Mirpur. Bangladesh are looking for another victory Read More

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Bangladesh vs Australia First Test Betting Tips

Bangladesh and Australia get their two-Test series underway on Sunday

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England v West Indies Test Series Betting Tips

Sri Lanka’s proud home record took a beating as they were thrashed 3-0 in the Test series by India. They now have a chance to regroup and regain some of Read More

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Sri Lanka v India ODI Series Betting Tips

We preview the upcoming ODI series between Sri Lanka and Australia here

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England v West Indies Test Series Betting Tips

England and the West Indies will play a 3 Test series starting Thursday, August 17th

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England v South Africa Fourth Test Betting Tips

The Fourth Test between ENG and SA kicks off Friday from Old Trafford

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England v South Africa Third Test Betting Tips

With the series tied at 1-1, England and South Africa head to Kennington for the decider

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ICC Women’s World Cup Final Betting Tips

India and England will face off for the 2017 Women’s World Cup Title

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ICC Women’s World Cup: Semi Final 2 Betting Tips

Australia will face off against India for a spot in the World Cup Final

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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.