Accurate, reliable and low latency cricket trading feeds

Allowing bookmakers to increase the breadth of coverage and depth of markets offered.

139 - #ISL have the most clearances (139) among #EURO2016 teams. Wall. https://t.co/Emvzi9C5OG 2 hours ago

33 - Michy Batshuayi had a hand in 33 goals (all comps) last term (23 goals, 10 assists); 18 more than any other Marseille player. Coveted. 8 hours ago

0 - Hugo Lloris has not faced a single shot on target from open play at the EURO 2016. Chilled. https://t.co/fA2sBkQQ6O 28 Jun

15 - Sadio Mane scored more goals in all competitions than any other Southampton player last season (15). Poached. 28 Jun

3 - Roy Hodgson won just three of his 11 games in charge of #ENG at the World Cup & Euro Finals combined (W3 D5 L3). Resignation. 27 Jun

% - Best England managers by win ratio: Capello: 66.7% Ramsey: 61.1% Hoddle: 60.7% Greenwood: 60% Eriksson: 59.7% Hodgson: 58.9% Departed. 27 Jun

56 - Despite attempting 56 shots more than their opponents at #Euro2016(82-26), #ENG scored as many goals as they conceded (4). Misery. 27 Jun

2 - #ENG have progressed in just 2 of their last 10 knockout ties at major finals tournaments (Denmark – WC 2002, Ecuador – WC 2006). Frozen 27 Jun

3 - #ENG have won the last three international matches that they have been losing at half-time. Team-talk. 27 Jun

2007 - #ENG have conceded 2 goals in the opening 18 mins of a match for the first time since Nov 2007 (England 2-3 Croatia). Wally #Euro2016 27 Jun

Fastpath cricket

Opta are the official data collector and distributor for the England and Wales cricket board (ECB). We officially collect and distribute real-time, ball-by-ball, data from every UK cricket game and international matches played at ECB grounds.

Collection and delivery methods have been designed with a premium placed upon speed to serve the bookmaking industry and have been adopted as the chosen method for our standard off stream collection.

 

The benefits of the Opta Fastpath cricket service include:

  • Increased volume of cricket coverage
  • Increased range and breadth of in-play cricket markets
  • Increase betting market volume without increasing overheads
  • Ability to trade multiple games simultaneously through automation of market management
  • Ability to offer a wider variety of in-play markets
  • Increased confidence and ability to keep markets open for longer periods
  • Prevention of in-venue/fast-picture players picking off prices or taking advantage of pricing inaccuracies
  • Improved market management efficiency