Bet on Cricket in South Africa


Cricket Betting Tips

Cricket is among the top three supported sports in South Africa and it is extremely popular among bettors. The national team, better known as the Proteas are consistently among the top sides in the world game while the provincial circuit is also very strong.

Cricket bettors are advised to gain an understanding of not only the gentleman's game itself, but also the ways in which markets on offer can be used to the punter's advantage. We at Bets.co.za offer expert betting advice on tournaments and series around the world to bettors in South Africa.

Cricket Betting Odds

Available cricket odds and markets can vary significantly between different bookmakers in South Africa. Our comparison tools are designed to help you compare and contrast the various deals on offer and find the ones which are most suitable for cricket bettors.

Cricket Fixtures

Cricket bettors are advised to regularly use reliable sources in order to keep up with the latest fixture schedules from across the globe.

Cricket Results

You can find lists of the latest cricket results from competitions both in South Africa and abroad online. Meanwhile, you should also view also detailed statistics on teams and players. Bettors are advised to do thorough research in this department before forking out money on cricket matches and tournaments.

Cricket Live Streaming

Cricket fans in South Africa can take advantage of live streaming opportunities if they have a functioning internet connection. This is useful for in play cricket betting or cricket betting research purposes.

Cricket Highlights

Cricket highlights are usually available on various sporting channels on television in South Africa. If you cannot find highlights for a specific match using these sources, it is also worth searching for the highlights on YouTube.

Cricket News

Keep an eye on sources such as the ICC official website and various independent news sources for the latest news pertaining to cricket across the globe. Being informed of on and off-field matters can make betting significantly easier.

Cricket FAQ

What is cricket?

Cricket is a sport played between two teams of 11 players. There are three formats within the game, namely Test cricket, One Day Internationals and T20 cricket. In all three formats bowlers bowl the ball and the batsmen of the opposing teams try to score runs.

What are the major international cricket tournaments?

The international stage has plenty of massive tournaments. Leading the way is the One Day International (ODI) Cricket World Cup. Thereafter the T20 Cricket World Cup and the newest edition is the ICC Test Championship.

What are the major provincial cricket tournaments?

The major provincial tournaments mostly take place in the T20 format. The Indian Premier League, Big Bash (Australia), NatWest T20 Blast (England) and the Mzansi Premier League (South Africa) are some of the biggest.

How to bet on cricket?

You can bet on cricket by opening an account with any reputable bookmaker and they will have cricket odds. 

Which are the most common betting markets in cricket?

Markets are vast with top run scorers and wicket-takers, outright results and much much more on offer.