Australia's favourite pastime is cricket and at Before You Bet you will find cricket betting tips including predictions of Test Matches and ODI, along with Big Bash tips and IPL tips. 

The Ashes 2nd Test Preview and TipsThe Ashes 2nd Test Preview and Tips

The 2nd Ashes Test Match between England and Australia has arrived. We share out best sports betting tips from the match including a couple of side bets that we are very keen on.

The Ashes 1st Test PreviewThe Ashes 1st Test Preview

The wait is over as the battle for the “Ashes” is upon us with arch enemies Australia and England about to go to war in a five-match series.  If this series can live up to the hype and provide a taste of the drama we’ve seen in previous Ashes battles, then we’re in for plenty of entertainment.

Taking value at the ICC Champions TrophyTaking value at the ICC Champions Trophy

Despite this being the last ICC Champions Trophy to be held, the tournament poses some interesting matches for cricket fans and some very profitable spots for the smart sports punter.



Best Australian Sports Betting Sites

The best Australian sports betting sites ensure safe and successful online betting for punters. Here's our list of the best sports betting options in Australia.


The basics of Sports Trading

Understanding the basics of sports trading is the first step from evolving from recreational sports betting to calculated, professional sports trading. We remove the gamble from the equation and look to maximize your edge as an Australian punter trying to be a smart bettor.


Performance Ratings & Pricing with Julian Vallance with Sportsbet

Julian Vallance from Sportsbet takes us through some of the key factors which he uses with pricing upcoming horse races such as performance ratings. Check out his video from Sportsbet here.



2021 AFL Brownlow Medal Votes Round 7

05th May 2021

We have a new leader on our 2021 AFL Brownlow Medal leaderboard with Brisbane's Hugh McLuggage enjoying the absence of his Brownlow medal teammate to rack up plenty of votes this season. Check out where we sent the Brownlow votes for Round 7 of the AFL season.


2021 AFL Brownlow Medal Votes Round 6

26th April 2021

Melbourne's Christian Petracca is now among the favourites for the 2021 Brownlow Medal and he's taken in the lead in our counts after another best-on-ground performance in Round 6. Find out who else got the Brownlow votes and our current Brownlow leaderboard here.


2021 AFL Brownlow Medal Votes Round 5

20th April 2021

Another exciting round of AFL action is complete, and the 2021 Brownlow Medal race appears to be pretty wide open at this stage. Find out who got the Brownlow votes over the weekend with our Brownlow medal vote predictions for Round 5.