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England 1/6 to be top Test side in the world

| 02.08.2011

England are now just 1/6 to become the top ranked test side in the world according to Ladbrokes.

Following their second victory against the tourists they are slashed to 1/100 to win the series with the draw the only other option for India at 16/1.

It’s 7/4 the next match is a tie with India 7/2 chances. England are even money to wrap the series up at Edgbaston.

Alex Donohue of Ladbrokes said: “We’re not ducking England yet. India have players to come back and they were odds-on for long periods in the last test.”

He added: “It was another superb result for us. The draw was well backed and India were supported through the rates until Broad changed the game.”

Ladbrokes latest betting

3rd Test:
England – Evens
India – 7/2
Draw – 7/4

England – 1/100
Drawn Series – 16/1

England to be ranked Number 1 in the world after series
Yes – 1/6
No – 7/2



Robbie Morris

Robbie studied sports journalism at the University of Gloucestershire, an establishment chosen for its proximity to Cheltenham racecourse, where he was a season ticket holder. Upon graduation, Robbie was a contributor to GolfPunk, a national magazine aimed at ridding golf of its traditionalist image, before joining the news.ladbrokes team.