The Ashes is the oldest and most famous Test Match series in the world, and has been played between England and Australia since 1882. As one of the highest profile Test match series in the world, there is a massive range of possibilities when it comes to placing a bet on the Ashes.
Live betting Live cricket betting is offered for Test match cricket, although it is generally not as frenetic as its Twenty20 or One Day International counterpart and there are, on the whole, fewer markets available. Live test match betting focuses more on the predicted total runs for batsman or partnerships as the innings progresses.
How to Bet on the Ashes Ashes series are often hard fought and close. It is important to have a sense of the form of individual players going into the series, and to keep an eye out for injuries to key players. A few good tips include:
Know the history: it is straightforward to find out individual and team records for the series as a whole, and for each ground in particular.
Look for the in-form player: often one or two players will have stellar series, and the sooner these players can be identified the better for finding an appropriate market.