Sports Diary, Tuesday 4th June 2019


Cricket World Cup, French Open tennis and a variety of international football tournaments are on the menu on Tuesday and we also take an early look at the Super Rugby handicaps for Round 17.

Cricket World Cup

Tuesday’s Cricket World Cup action sees two of the outsiders clash in Cardiff as Afghanistan and Sri Lanka bid to bounce back from heavy defeats in their respective opening matches. Sri Lanka are currently trading as 8/10 favourites to win the game (click here for all markets) and we have a full match preview available on this link where the tip is Karunaratne to top score for Sri Lanka.


The early markets for Super Rugby Round 17 are now available. Prices are subject to change but at the time of writing this is how the handicaps have been set.

Highlanders -9.5 points v Bulls

Reds +3.5 points v Blues

Crusaders -17.5 points v Rebels

Waratahs -2.5 points v Brumbies

Lions +4.5 points v Hurricanes

Stormers -22.5 points v Sunwolves

Jaguares -6.5 points v Sharks

Rugby U20 Championships

A reminder that the U20 Rugby World Championship gets under way on Tuesday with South Africa’s opening match against Scotland being one of 6 games staged and betting will be available on the link below.

All of our current rugby markets are available here


There are Fifa U20 World Cup knockout stage matches taking place on Tuesday along with the Cosafa Cup Plate semi finals and the Toulon International Youth Tournament.

In the U20 World Cup outright favourites France take on USA and Argentina clash with Mali.  If you fancy both France and Argentina to get the job done in regulation time the odds of reward for the double are currently 1.48/1. Click here to bet on international youth football

After losing a penalty shoot out to Botswana earlier this week Bafana will clash with Uganda in the Cosafa Plate whilst Comoros take on Malawi.  Click here to bet on International football


Tuesday sees the quarter finals of the Mens and Ladies Singles get underway. Roger Federer comes up against Stan Wawrinka with Federer currently trading at 7/20 to win the game. Meanwhile Rafeal Nadal is an overwhelming favourite for his clash with Kei Nishikori.

Click here to bet on the French Open Tennis


Tuesday’s local horse racing comes from the Vaal with a 9 race card scheduled to get underway at 12:10.

Betting is also available on the weekend’s feature races in KZN including the Rising Sun Gold Challenge where Rainbow Bridge and Do It Again are the market leaders.

Click here to bet on South African horse racing.

Note, all odds quoted are subject to change.

Have a great day punting.