Cricket World Cup Tipping Competition

world cup cricket comp

I don’t know about you but I’m looking forward to watching some cricket over the next few weeks with the ICC Cricket World Cup starting in a couple of days. It has been 23 years since the World Cup was last hosted in Australia and New Zealand so it’s been quite a wait. I don’t think I’ll make my way down to Sydney to watch a match but all the Australian matches will be on free to air tv. There’s also a pirate channel online that I’m hoping will show all of the matches but I’ll let you find that yourselves ;-) [Read more...]

Australian Cricket Tour of India

brad haddin wicket keeper

Brad Haddin will be the Australian wicket keeper for the VB ODI tour of India in October, thank #uck! I used to complain about him being the wicket keeper when he wasn’t making runs but he’s better than having a wicket keeper like¬†Matthew Wade that doesn’t make runs and can’t catch a ball. Also, I have no idea what Phil Hughes is doing on the team as he has proven that he’s not there for his batting! [Read more...]

Second Ashes Test Match at Lord’s

ashes cricket at lord's

Ok, I’m going with an Australian Ashes win at Lord’s. It’s just a small bet and I might put on a live bet after seeing how the game is progressing later. The Aussies have a good record at Lord’s and everyone on the team are now wanting to perform. I also put a small bet on Michael Clarke to make 50 in the first innings. He’ll be looking to improve on his poor results in the first Ashes test! [Read more...]

Sportsbet Refund on Ashes Loss

2013 ashes controversy

The first Ashes test match at Trent Bridge served up more than its fair share of controversy. We learned that the umpires (Aleem Dar) need glasses, the DRS process needs an overhaul, and Stuart Broad is a shit bloke. So the kind people over at Sportsbet have chosen to refund all bets on Australia to win. Which is no comfort to me as my bet was for a draw and for Michael Clarke to make 50 in the first innings! [Read more...]