Accurate, reliable and low latency cricket trading feeds

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

22 - From the start of April until the end of the season, Leicester won more points than any other Premier League side. Ostriches. 45 minutes ago

2 – Aaron Cresswell was one of just two outfield players to play every minute of every PL game last season (J. Terry, the other). Rewarded. 5 hours ago

13 - It is thirteen seasons since West Ham last finished in the top eight of the top flight of English football. Ambitious. 9 hours ago

4 - Eduardo Vargas is the first #CHI player to score 4+ goals in a Copa America season since Iván Zamorano in 1991. Trick. #ChilevsPeru 18 hours ago

4 - Four of the seven red cards at Copa America 2015 have been shown during Chile matches. Feisty. 11 hours ago

13 - Since making his Real Madrid debut in Sept 2005, Sergio Ramos has collected more red cards in La Liga than any other player (13). Fury. 29 Jun

22 - Semi-final opponents Japan (23) are the only team to have used more players than @england (22) at the #FIFAWWC2015. Depth. 29 Jun

Cech stat pack: How does Arsenal's new goalkeeper compare to Ospina & Szczesny? 29 Jun

78% - Petr Cech has posted the best saves to shots ratio of any goalkeeper in the Premier League over the last three seasons. Coup. 29 Jun

9 - #ARG have faced fewer shots on target at the Copa America than any other team. Solid. 29 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