Accurate, reliable and low latency cricket trading feeds

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

2 - Bobby Zamora is one of two players in @premierleague history to have scored penalties with both feet. Farewell. https://t.co/HrJrT5a5JH 20 minutes ago

9 - Crystal Palace went nine Premier League games without scoring in 1994/95, a PL record run. Drought #OptaAdvent 3 hours ago

0.82 - Of players to play 10+ PL games in December, no player has a better goals/game ratio than Roque Santa Cruz (… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 3 hours ago

1 - Hapoel Be'er Sheva scored with their first shot on target of the match. Clinical. 15 hours ago

1107- Manchester United have won their first European away game (excl. qualifiers) since November 27 2013, 1107 days ago. Overdue. 17 hours ago

7 - Zlatan Ibrahimovic has scored seven goals in his last six games for Manchester United. Form. 17 hours ago

1 - Henrikh Mkhitaryan has scored his first Manchester United goal on his 11th appearance for the club. Duck. 18 hours ago

8 - Manchester United have lost eight of their last nine away games in Europe, drawing the other (excluding qualifiers). Struggles. 19 hours ago

149 – Les Ferdinand scored the most goals without a single one coming from the penalty spot in Premier League histo… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 8 Dec

8 - Richard Dunne, Duncan Ferguson and Patrick Vieira have all received a PL-high eight red cards. Mist #OptaAdvent 8 Dec

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