Cricket Blogs

Cricket Tips For The County Championship 2017 UPDATE

Aug 2nd, 2017 at 18:46 garlicsauce on Cricket 0 comments 306 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 489 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 219 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 717 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 432 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 320 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 616 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 …

#IPL2017 - a cricket tip for every team

Apr 3rd, 2017 at 11:24 nellberg1 on Cricket 3 comments 775 views

The 10th edition of the IPL begins this week. There are 60 games, starting with the finalists from last year (Sunriservs vs RCB) on Wednesday 5th April and finishing up with the final on Sunday 21st May. I like to pick out 1 bet for each team so there is an interest in every game along the way. Delhi Daredevils - The loss of De Kock and Duminy before the …

#IPL2017 - Rising Pune Supergiants squad

Apr 2nd, 2017 at 11:07 nellberg1 on Cricket 0 comments 300 views

The IPL begins on Wednesday, before then I'll be going through the relative strengths and weaknesses of each squad to build a picture of what we're working with. Plenty of markets are filtering through, and it pays to have a solid "background check" on each side before getting involved in some of the markets. Last season: RPSG were quite well supported prior to last season. Out of the 2 new franchises it …

#IPL2017 - Kolkata Knight Riders squad

Apr 2nd, 2017 at 10:05 nellberg1 on Cricket 0 comments 343 views

The IPL begins on Wednesday, before then I'll be going through the relative strengths and weaknesses of each squad to build a picture of what we're working with. Plenty of markets are filtering through, and it pays to have a solid "background check" on each side before getting involved in some of the markets. Last season: KKR scraped into the knock-out stages last year before being defeated by the eventual champions the …

#IPL2017 - Sunrisers Hyderabad squad

Apr 2nd, 2017 at 09:29 nellberg1 on Cricket 0 comments 379 views

The IPL begins on Wednesday, before then I'll be going through the relative strengths and weaknesses of each squad to build a picture of what we're working with. Plenty of markets are filtering through, and it pays to have a solid "background check" on each side before getting involved in some of the markets. Last season: The Sunrisers were one of the underdogs last year coming into the comp. They'd always had …

#IPL2017 - Royal Challengers Bangalore squad

Mar 29th, 2017 at 11:24 nellberg1 on Cricket 1 comments 334 views

The IPL begins in a week now, before then I'll be going through the relative strengths and weaknesses of each squad to build a picture of what we're working with. When the prices come out we'll then have the background on all the squads to form a immediate impression on the fresh markets. Last season: RCB started slowly last year, and were touch and go to make the playoff's for a while. …