Accurate, reliable and low latency cricket trading feeds

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

1 - Prior to tonight, Celtic had failed to score more than 1 goal in any of their previous 7 European away games (incl. qualifiers). Tight. 12 hours ago

1 - Celtic have enjoyed just one victory in their last seven European away games (incl. qualifiers), losing five and drawing one. Tricky. 13 hours ago

13 - Since joining Manchester City in January 2011, Edin Dzeko has scored 13 goals as a sub, more than any other PL player. Cameo. 15 hours ago

1 - This was the first Champions League qualifier that Arsenal have failed to win; they had won 12 in a row before tonight. Frustrated. 19 Aug

1 - Aaron Ramsey has been sent off for the first time in his club career. Rambo. 19 Aug

5 - Arsenal's last five goals in Champions League qualifying away games have all arrived in the second half. Patience. 19 Aug

6 - Besiktas had more shots (6-5), shots on target (4-1) and possession (52%-48%) than Arsenal in the first-half tonight. Unfazed. 19 Aug

5 - Jamie Ward has banged in five goals in his last four against Charlton Athletic. Thorn. 19 Aug

5 - Tom Pope has scored five goals in four appearances for Port Vale in all competitions this term. Smoking. 19 Aug

1 - Watford have won just one of their last 18 away matches in the Championship, drawing nine (L8). Slump. 19 Aug

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