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Big Bash Betting and a Tip for each Team 2017/18

Dec 8th, 2017 at 11:09 garlicsauce on Cricket 1 comments 792 views

Big Bash Betting and a Tip for each Team 2017/18 The Big Bash starts 19th December as usual with the Sydney derby and is scheduled to finish with the Final on the 4th February. I have to say, this is one of my favourite tournaments in the cricket calendar. Big Bash Betting Adelaide Strikers 3.5 Perth Scorchers 3.5 Hobart Hurricanes 4.75 Melbourne Renegades 5 Brisbane Heat 18 Sydney Thunder 26 With William Hill. The squads need to have strength in …

Cricket Tips For The Second Ashes Test in Adelaide

Nov 27th, 2017 at 19:36 nellberg1 on Cricket 0 comments 242 views

The 1st Ashes Test Review : Smith leaves England feeling like a Bair with a sore head! The result was about what I expected, but how we got there was a bit different. Make no mistake, England were in the game and had 2 real chances to forge ahead. Even on the morning of day 4 they still had a glimmer of hope. You see "Australia win by 10 wickets" and …

Ashes Cricket Tips and Betting Advice For 5 Match 2017/18 Series

Oct 17th, 2017 at 20:23 nellberg1 on Cricket 1 comments 789 views

Cricket Tips For Joe Root to be Top England Batsmen at 15/8. Ashes Betting Odds of 11/4 for Stuart Broad to be Top England Bowler. Smith and Hazlewood to be thorn in Englands Ashes Cricket ambitions. Ashes Series Betting Odds Australia 4/9 Bet 365 Draw 7/1 Paddy Power England 3/1 Unibet Ashes Cricket Preview and Statistics The 1st Ashes test is at the Gabba in Brisbane. Australia are unbeaten there in 28 tests, that's not …

How do England replace Ben Stokes?

Oct 1st, 2017 at 12:05 nellberg1 on Cricket 0 comments 235 views

I'm not here to go into the moral issues with the Ben Stokes "incident", that will be done to death in the next few weeks. I'll just go with the assumption that he won't make the Ashes tour, or at the very least he will miss a few tests along the way due to legal action. So if that happens, who will replace him and what chance do England have …

Cricket Tips For The County Championship 2017 END OF SEASON UPDATE

Sep 30th, 2017 at 15:36 garlicsauce on Cricket 0 comments 212 views

Cricket Tips For The County Championship 2017 END OF SEASON UPDATE READ THE APRIL UPDATE HERE! READ THE JUNE UPDATE HERE! READ THE AUGUST UPDATE HERE! OLBG members will be adding their selections and Cricket Tips in the tipping competition here. And so ends a controversial season and this is how the tables look at the end of the 2017 campaign. • Division 1 TEAM PLAYED WON LOST DRAWN BATTING BOWLING DEDUCTED POINTS Essex 14 10 0 4 28 40 0 248 Lancashire 14 5 3 6 29 37 0 176 Surrey 14 2 2 10 47 34 0 163 Yorkshire 14 4 5 5 24 35 0 148 Hampshire 14 3 3 8 24 36 0 …

Cricket Tips For The County Championship 2017 UPDATE

Aug 2nd, 2017 at 18:46 garlicsauce on Cricket 0 comments 388 views

Cricket Tips For The County Championship 2017 UPDATE We are now four months into the County Championship and just two months to go until the respective Champions are crowned. READ THE JUNE UPDATE HERE! OLBG members will be adding their selections and Cricket Tips in the tipping competition for each match of the County Championship series. • Division 1 TEAM PLAYED WON LOST DRAWN BATTING BOWLING POINTS Essex 8 5 0 3 21 22 138 Lancashire 8 3 1 4 20 21 109 Hampshire 9 3 2 4 19 21 108 Yorkshire 9 3 3 3 14 23 100 Middlesex 8 2 2 4 23 19 94 Surrey 8 1 1 6 31 17 94 Somerset 8 1 4 3 11 22 64 Warwickshire 8 0 5 3 16 16 47 • Division 2 TEAM PLAYED WON LOST DRAWN BATTING BOWLING DEDUCTED POINTS Nottinghamshire 9 5 0 4 33 27 0 160 Worcestershire 9 5 2 2 30 25 0 145 Kent 9 4 1 4 24 24 0 132 Northamptonshire 8 5 2 1 17 21 0 123 Sussex 8 4 3 1 19 21 0 109 Glamorgan 9 2 5 2 17 26 0 85 Gloucestershire 8 2 2 4 13 19 0 84 Derbyshire 8 1 5 2 19 22 0 67 Durham 9 2 4 3 21 24 -48 44 Leicestershire 9 0 6 3 23 22 -16 44 How are our players …

Cricket Tips for the ICC Women's World Cup 2017

Jun 19th, 2017 at 12:36 garlicsauce on Cricket 1 comments 600 views

Cricket Tips for the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 England host the eleventh ICC Women's World Cup from 24 June to 23 July 2017. It will be the third time, after the 1973 and 1993 tournaments, that they have done so. India hosted the last Tournament in 2013 which was won by Australia, which was their sixth title. OLBG members will be adding their selections and Cricket Tips in …

Cricket Tips For The County Championship 2017 UPDATE

Jun 2nd, 2017 at 12:35 garlicsauce on Cricket 0 comments 274 views

So we are now two months into the County Championship and things are shaping up nicely. READ THE APRIL UPDATE HERE! OLBG members will be adding their selections and Cricket Tips in the tipping competition for each match of the County Championship series. • Division 1 TEAM PLAYED WON LOST DRAWN BATTING BOWLING POINTS Essex 5 2 0 3 8 13 68 Surrey 5 1 0 4 18 13 67 Hampshire 5 2 1 2 6 12 60 Lancashire 4 1 0 3 10 10 51 Yorkshire 4 1 1 2 9 10 45 Middlesex 3 0 0 3 12 8 35 Warwickshire 4 0 2 2 7 8 25 Somerset 4 0 3 1 4 11 20 • Division 2 TEAM PLAYED WON LOST DRAWN BATTING BOWLING DEDUCTED POINTS Nottinghamshire 5 4 0 1 20 15 0 104 Kent 5 4 0 1 16 15 0 100 Worcestershire 4 4 0 0 15 12 0 91 Northamptonshire 4 2 2 0 7 12 0 51 Glamorgan 5 1 2 2 10 14 0 50 Gloucestershire 4 1 2 1 6 9 0 36 Sussex 4 1 3 0 7 12 0 35 Leicestershire 5 0 2 3 18 11 16 28 Derbyshire 4 0 3 1 9 10 0 24 Durham 4 0 3 1 9 10 48 -24 How are our players to watch doing? Nick Gubbins - Middlesex Middlesex have only …

#ChampionsTrophy2017 - preview, betting guide and tips

May 25th, 2017 at 22:10 nellberg1 on Cricket 2 comments 814 views

The Champions Trophy is being hosted by England (and Wales) this year. There will be 15 games, 12 in the group stages before the semi-final's and final. There are 2 groups of 4, group A consists of England, Australia, New Zealand and Bangladesh with group B made up of South Africa, India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The winner of group A plays the runner-up in group B in 1 semi-final, …

Cricket Tips For The ICC Champions Trophy 2017

May 17th, 2017 at 15:52 garlicsauce on Cricket 0 comments 507 views

Cricket Tips For The ICC Champions Trophy 2017 The top eight sides in the ODI ranking qualified for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, which will be played from 1st to 18th June 2017. 15 matches will be played in England and in Wales at three venues. The Oval London, Edgbaston Birmingham and Sophia Gardens Cardiff. OLBG members will be adding their selections and Cricket Tips in the tipping competition for each match …

The final 4 - Who's going to win the #IPL2017?

May 15th, 2017 at 15:06 nellberg1 on Cricket 0 comments 386 views

After 56 group games, we have the final 4 of this year's IPL. The play-off system for the IPL works differently to say the football play-off's in England. Here there is a significant advantage of coming in the top 2, as they get a second bite of the cheery if they lose the 1st qualifying game. For the sides who came 3rd or 4th they now need to win 3 …

#IPL2017 - What have we learnt? half term report, stats, odds and tips

Apr 24th, 2017 at 12:46 nellberg1 on Cricket 2 comments 693 views

We've almost reached the half-way point of this year's IPL group stages, so now looks a good time to re-cap what's happened, look into why it's happened and then see how we can profit going forward. Delhi Daredevils : current odds 12/1 Pre-tournament thoughts : https://www.olbg.com/blogs/post.php?id=412392 2017 record : played 6, won 2, lost 4. Before the tournament I expect Delhi to be inconsistent and that's certainly been the case, both …