Captain Cook 4/1 to hit ton in first game as one-day skipper

NEW ENGLAND captain Alastair Cook is 4/1 with Ladbrokes to score a century in his first match as captain.

It’s 8/1 England win the 2015 ODI World Cup and new T20 captain Stuart Broad is 6/1 to steer England to success in the 2012 tournament.

Alex Donohue of Ladbrokes said: “It wouldn’t surprise us at all if an inspired Cook knocks a ton in his first innings as skipper.”

Ladbrokes latest betting
A Cook to score 100 in his first match as captain – 4/1
England to win 2012 T20 World Cup – 6/1
England to win 2015 ODI World Cup – 8/1


Craig Kemp

Craig has written for Ladbrokes since the 2010 World Cup, having previously gained a Media & Sports Journalism degree and contributed to publications including the Racing Post. His main areas of interest are horse racing and UFC, but he is also an avid X Factor gambler and likes nothing more than indulging in a spot of Hip Hop Karaoke.