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Online Cricket Betting: Collingwood said that England must make “tricky” decision with Pietersen

PAULPaul Collingwood said that a “tricky” decision must be made by the England selectors, as they have to see if Kevin Pietersen will be fit or not for the third Ashes Test at Old Trafford, and online cricket betting fans would really like to see what awaits the player.

Online cricket betting fans and price per head sportsbooks were very concerned when they found out that Pietersen is doubtful for Manchester due to a calf strain that he suffered in England’s 347-run win at Lord’s which opened up a lead of 2-0 in the series with very good cricket odds.

If Pietersen is not fit to play, then Eoin Morgan, James Taylor, and Nick Compton – very well known for their great cricket odds – are amongst the selectors’ options.

Collingwood, former England star who is very famous with online cricket betting fans and price per head sportsbooks alike, said that when it comes to picking a man to come into a settled and successful squad, character is just as important as talent.

Cricket Betting: Bell delighted after scoring century for England

download (3)England batsman Ian Bell and many cricket betting fans felt very proud after the player scored his 18th Test century, putting the hosts in a very strong position in the first Ashes Test against the Aussies.

Cricket betting fans saw that Bell’s 109, which is his first home Ashes ton, was what provided the backbone to England’s second innings 375, setting Australia a victory target of 311.

“It’s a great feeling to score a Test match 100,” he said. “You talk about it in the dressing room and it means a lot to everyone in the 11. It’s a real proud moment.

“I think it’s certainly my best Ashes innings. It was nice to put an innings together when the team needed it most and to play an innings like that in that situation, using some different skills on a slow pitch with a reverse ball, it was different and I really enjoyed it.

Cricket Betting: Steve Finn said that Australia will not be underestimated

download (7)Steve Finn, England paceman, said that there is no chance that England will underestimate the Aussies in the Ashes series this summer, and cricket betting fans can’t wait to see who will win this battle.

The first Test will start next Wednesday at Trent Bridge, and many pundits that follow the cricket odds see trouble in the Aussie side.

Beaten by India 4-0 in a Test series, Australia was unable to escape the group stages at the recent Champions Trophy, and cricket betting fans saw that only three weeks before the Ashes they changed head coaches.