Australia vs Pakistan 1st Test – Betting tips
Australia’s tour of Dubai started with their tour match against Pakistan A which was from September 29 to October 2 2018. Among the highlights were the performances by Nathan Lyon who picked 8 wickets in an innings and Mitchell Marsh (162), Shaun Marsh (94), Aron Finch (54), and Travis Head (90).
Among other markets, here is the Fall of 1st Wicket market for Pakistan and Australia.
The odds are same for all the selections in both the markets. It does seem likely that the fall of 1st wicket will be over 23.5 for Australia looking at the recent tour match against Pakistan A. Also consider the fact that Pakistan’s Yasir Shah didn’t play in that match. His presence in the Pakistan side for Australia vs Pakistan 1st Test could play well for Pakistan side.
In the player performance markets, the odds for the Over and Under selections are set at 1.83 each. Some of the players in these markets are –
Aaron Finch (22.5 runs), Asad Shafiq (27.5 runs).
More players in these markets –
Among these, Mitchell Marsh can be expected to score over 20.5 runs. If you are looking for better returns, watch the market in the In-Play betting for change in the odds as the innings progresses.
Match circumstances change the odds and the markets as well. For example, when Mitches Marsh comes out to bat, the selections be available for Over and Under 35.5 or 40.5 runs depending on the circumstances of the match.
Take a look at some other markets that can be profitable in live betting.
In one of our previous additional betting tips post, we discussed how the betting odds in the 1st Over to 5th Over total runs market are designed.
The odds for Over 7.5 runs and Under 17.5 runs are set at the lowest, 1.15 and 1.25 respectively. BET NOW
This is because before the match starts, it can be said that chances of the total runs in 5 overs to be between 8 and 17 runs are high.
A safe approach would be to place a bet on these 2 selections. Here is how much returns winning this bet would give.
To win higher returns, watch this market during In-Play betting. The match situation becomes clearer and you can then bet on the selections with higher odds.
Watch out for the Innings top batsman betting market during In-Play betting. The odds change a lot and the markets is profitable too.
Check out our South Africa vs Zimbabwe 1st ODI highlights to see how the inning top batsman market changed and the batsman with higher odds before the innings started or earlier in the innings ended up being the top batsman.
That was a scenario where bettors could win great returns. A test match goes through many sessions and the odds will change along with markets opening a window every now and then for winning a bet.