Cricket is a famous sport and cricket betting is very popular worldwide.
In the below article we will check out some of the popular cricket betting terminologies:
1st Over Total Runs
Here you need to predict which team will make the highest in 6 overs. A limit ios specified and based on which under and over is determined. For instance, if the limit is 3.5 and there are 2 runs scored in the first over then in that case, the winning bet is termed as Under. If there are 4 runs scored the winning bet is called as Over.
1st Wicket Method
In this you predict on which way will the 1st Wicket be taken. 6 options are popular which are Caught, Bowled, LBW (Leg Before Wicket), Run Out, Stumped and Others. Caught followed by Bowled and LBW are the most common scenarios.
A Fifty or a Hundred to Be Scored in the 1st Innings
This kind of bet is usually popular in the test matches. As the name implies here you need to bet on whether a fifty or hundred will be scored in the 1st innings.
A Fifty or a Hundred to Be Scored in the Match
This is more popular in the 1-day matches. Here you determine if a fifty or hundred will be scored in the match.
Batsman Matches – Here you bet on the player will the highest total number of runs
Dead Heat – This situation arises when there are two or more winners in a betting event.
Draw no Bet – It means if draw then no bet. This happens when there is a possibility of a draw in the test series.
Futures – This bet takes place on an event occurring in the future.
Hedging – In this kind of betting you place wagers on the opposite side.
Highest Opening Partnership
As the name implies here you bet on the team which will have the highest opening partnership
Man of the Match – In this type of bet you bet on the individual who produces the best performance in a cricket match
Most Match Sixes – Here you bet on the team which will hit the most number of sixes.
Most Run-Outs – Here you bet on the team which will create the most run-outs
Series Score – Here you bet on the correct score of Test Series matches.
Team to Make Highest 1st 6 Overs
Here you bet on the team which will score the highest total of runs throughout the first 6 overs wins the bet.
To Win the Match – Here you bet on the team which will win the match
To Win the Toss – Here you bet on which team will win the coin toss before the match.
Top Match Batsman – Here you bet on the top match batsman of a match.
Top Team Bowler – In this, you bet on the bowler who will take the most wickets for his team