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Cricket is a sport played, watched and celebrated by beloved fans around the world. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a seasoned spectator or new to the game, you’re sure to fall in love with it! From its fascinating history to fun facts you can impress your friends with, Palmerbet has rounded up everything you need to know about cricket.      The history of cricket Cricket dates back to the late 16th century with roots in the south-east of England. It is not known who designed the sport but it is widely believed that cricket derives from bowls.  In its humble beginnings,…

Your 4×4 opens up a whole new world of places around Australia to explore, which is one of the reasons why they’re the most popular type of vehicle sold on the Australian market. However, before you pack up and head out to enjoy some of these beautiful, pristine, remote spots, you need to know how to safely, properly and easily recover your 4×4 in the event you get stuck.  For those who have been exploring the vast Australian outback and wilderness for years, you know that there are multiple ways to get a stuck 4×4 moving again. While most types…

Kayaking is both a sport and leisure activity that is becoming increasingly more popular in Australia. You could buy or hire a kayak and go on a solo adventure, or you could join a group of people for organised kayaking tours. In this article, we’ll take a look at some reasons why kayaking tours are an awesome idea and why you might want to consider booking in for one (or more) fun tours.  #1 – Paddling Is a Fantastic Way To Get Fit Any form of exercise is good. Paddling a kayak, whether briskly or in a leisurely manner, will…

There’s no getting away from the fact that when it comes to watching sports, there’s nothing quite like being at a match in person. The concept of watching a game from the stands is incredibly exciting – there’s nothing that feels more exhilarating or thrilling, is there? It definitely gets the adrenaline pumping, and gives you the opportunity to support your team in an active way – it’s an incredible experience and one that a lot of sports fans love.  However, at the moment it’s not possible to watch live sports matches due to the current Covid-19 pandemic. Instead of…

Boxing is one of the oldest sports in the world. The idea of physical prowess and strength being the dominant factors in a competition appeals to quite a few people, and so there are many people who watch boxing as a form of enjoyment. When it comes to betting on boxing, you have to approach the concept in a very tactical way. If you’re going to make a bet when it comes to boxing, you have to understand how to do that. This involves a solid grasp of the game, but also some tips and tricks when it comes to…

Moving into the 2020 season, the US’s MLB faced a series of tough decisions. Spring Training was canceled first, barring fans and pundits a chance to see how teams would stack up before the regular season began. Then the regular season start passed with no promise of baseball. Spring Training was rebranded as Summer Camp, but, behind the scenes, the MLB was entrenched in inter-league struggles. The MLB’s Players Association, individual franchises, and league executives struggled to pen a deal that would address the concerns of each group, which included salaries, stadium maintenance, and contractual obligations. For baseball fans, it…

If you are like most of the world’s population, the closest you’ve probably come to a death-defying experience, like climbing the side of a cliff without a harness, diving under a cave without oxygen, is a video game or TV show.  Feel the need for that kind of rush? You can start your extreme sports journey by adding small amounts of adrenaline-packed activities and learning extreme skills over time. Everybody who is into extreme sports started somewhere. Here’s where to begin with your extreme sports journey: Research your extreme sport Extreme sports fall into several different categories. Some take years…

Eyeglasses are an important piece of equipment that you wear when playing sports. Eyeglasses for sports provide comfort and clear vision, which will make a huge difference in voting ability to compete on the pitch. Styles vary widely, and model names can also provide UV protection and impact protection. Glasses or prescription glasses for sports The first consideration when choosing sports glasses is whether you need glasses or glasses. Depending on the model, goggles and goggles can often protect from irritants and impact and include dust, bullets, and other players’ contact. The strap that comes with goggles can provide a…

Thankfully we haven’t had to wait too long this summer for football to return again to our screens and the debates are once again in full flow as to who will win the Premier League. The experts in the industry like Steven Stapisnski have once again picked Liverpool for the title, something which of course the majority of football fans agree with. I however don’t believe it will be quite as easy for Liverpool as everyone is making out and I believe that we are set for a very tight title race indeed.  Back to the Grind Something which has…

Stand up paddleboarding is a great way to explore a new place, improve your physical and mental health, and just have fun. While it’s generally quite an easy sport to get to grips with, all new sports may have some teething problems at first. With that in mind, we’ve prepared a list of the most important dos and don’ts in stand up paddleboarding. These should not only keep you safe, but also help you to take the best care possible of your paddleboard. Let’s get started! DO Get the right Equipment The first thing you need to think about if…