MSN New Zealand – Punters are jumping on the Blackcaps bandwagon in droves, after New Zealand’s thrilling semi-final win over India at the Cricket World Cup.

Summary

  • Punters are jumping on the Blackcaps bandwagon in droves, after New Zealand’s thrilling semi-final win over India at the Cricket World Cup.
  • When the tournament began five weeks ago, New Zealand were fourth favourites for a title they had never won before, paying $11 at the TAB.
  • “$200,000 came in on New Zealand last night and $600,000 was paid out to those who backed the Kiwis,” he said.
  • “For the first time, we’re starting to see a lot of money going on New Zealand to lift the cup.”
  • Hosts England are still favourites for the title at $2.30, with Australia now trailing New Zealand at $3.20.


Read more…