Accurate, reliable and low latency cricket trading feeds

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

20 - Middlesbrough have kept 20 clean sheets in a league season for the first time since 1990/91. Resilient. 14 hours ago

54 - Norwich have scored the most second-half goals in the Championship this season while Boro have conceded the fewest (17). Conundrum. 16 hours ago

74 - Norwich's win rate is 74% under Alex Neil in the Championship this season, compared to 42% before his arrival. Transformed. 17 hours ago

9 - Only Bournemouth (12) have scored more goals on a Friday in the Championship this season than Norwich (9). Freaky. 17 hours ago

53 - Tony Pulis has earned 53 points in 38 PL matches in charge of Palace & WBA (more than any of his 5 seasons at Stoke). Survivalist. 20 hours ago

5 - Played for both @ManUtd and @ChelseaFC in the @premierleague - @juanmata8 @TheRealBozza Paul Parker, Juan Veron & Mark Hughes. Answer 21 hours ago

5 - Name the five players to play for both @ManUtd and @ChelseaFC in the @premierleague. Quiz. 22 hours ago

6 - Liverpool have won the last six #FACup meetings with Aston Villa in a row, without conceding a single goal. Favourites. 22 hours ago

3 - Hal Robson-Kanu has scored in three of his last four #FACup appearances, plus he also netted in his last game against Arsenal. Danger. 23 hours ago

3 - Daniel Sturridge has scored in each of his last three Premier League appearances against Aston Villa. Pep. #FACup 23 hours ago

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