World Cup cricket tips: Our 11/2 bet for England v Australia
Adam Drury is backing the toss to play a crucial role in his cricket betting tips for Thursday's World Cup semi-final between England and Australia.
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Here are Adam Drury's cricket betting tips for the between England v Australia semi-final, which starts at 10:30am on Thursday.
Team that wins the toss to win the match
Winning the toss and batting first could be what decides this match.
The team batting first has won England’s last five matches, as well as all of Australia’s last eight. Fielding second has also been beneficial in the last two matches at Edgbaston.
Total 1st innings runs: Over 298.5
England have scored 300+ in 10 of their 13 ODIs this summer, seven of which have come when batting first.
Australia have passed this mark in five of their last seven matches, as have the team batting first in the previous two games at Edgbaston.
Jason Roy to score over 38.5 runs
Roy has made a big impact on his return from injury, hitting 66 and 60 in England’s two must-win group matches last week.
He has now scored 50+ in seven of his eight ODI innings this summer.
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