Archive | October, 2015

Horse Racing: Charlie Hall Chase Preview & 16/1 Betting Tip

Colin TizzardThe Charlie Hall Chase has attracted a seven-strong field of classy staying chasers to do battle over three miles at Wetherby (3.05pm Saturday on Channel 4). This is an intriguing renewal as the two market leaders are on recovery missions.

Cue Card the 7/2 favourite is one of three runners unencumbered by a penalty. Colin Tizzard’s (pictured) nine-year-old flag bearer is more …

Premier League: Chelsea v Liverpool Preview & Betting Tips

Loic RemyChelsea need all three points when they host Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on Saturday and manager Jose Mourinho’s job may depend on it (12:45 GMT, live on BT Sport).

Chelsea have endured a desperate start to the season and come into this match on the back of just one win in more …

F1: Mexican Grand Prix Preview & Betting Tips

Lewis HamiltonLewis Hamilton secured the 2015 Formula One Drivers’ Championship with victory in the United States last weekend and he will hope to lead the pack home again at this weekend’s Mexican Grand Prix (Race: Sunday, 19:00 GMT live on Sky Sports F1).

Hamilton emerged victorious from an eventful race in Austin. He fell back after aggressively overtaking Nico Rosberg on the more …

Premier League: Man Utd vs Man City Betting Tips & Preview

Bastian SchweinsteigerManchester United could leapfrog Premier League leaders Manchester City by taking all three points when they host their local rivals on Sunday (14:00 GMT, live on Sky Sports).

United have made a very solid start to the season and come into the derby on the back of four wins, one draw and more …

Premier League: Sunderland v Newcastle Preview & Betting Tips

Sam AllardyceTwo relegation zone clubs square off on Sunday in the Premier League when Sunderland host Newcastle United in the 155th Tyne-Wear derby (12:00 GMT, live on Sky Sports).

Sunderland have endured a terrible start to the season, having been beaten six times, and are the only side in more …

Horse Racing: Racing Post Trophy Preview & 9/1 Betting Tip

John GosdenThe final Group 1 race of the season, the Racing Post Trophy, has been dominated by Aidan O’Brien in recent years and this year the Irish trainer is responsible for three of the seven runners (3.45 Saturday at Doncaster live on CH4 TV).

If the bookmakers are to be believed, Deauville (7/2) appears to be O’Brien’s best chance of winning the race for more …

F1: United States Grand Prix Betting Tips & Preview

Valtteri BottasLewis Hamilton extended his lead at the top of the Formula One Drivers’ Championship by winning in Russia last time out and will be confident of emerging victorious at this weekend’s United States Grand Prix as well (Race: Sunday, 20:00 GMT, live on Sky Sports F1).

Hamilton took advantage of the early retirement of his more …

Champions League: Man City v Sevilla Betting Tips & Preview

Manuel PellegriniManchester City can strike a strong blow in the battle to progress from Champions League Group D by taking all three points when they host Sevilla at the Etihad on Wednesday (19:45 BST, live on BT Sport 2).

City have made a very solid start to the season and come into this match on the back of four wins in their last more …

Horse Racing: Champion Stakes Preview & 12/1 Betting Tip

Andre FabreThe 1m2f Champion Stakes (3.05pm) is the final race in the British Champions Series Middle Distance category, sponsored by QIPCO and the highlight of four Group 1 races at Ascot on Saturday.

This year’s renewal revolves around Jack Hobbs (5/4), who had to play second fiddle behind higher-profile more …

Premier League: Watford v Arsenal Betting Tips Preview

Quique Sanchez FloresWatford seek their first victory over Arsenal since the late eighties when they host the Gunners at Vicarage Road on Saturday (17:30 BST, live on Sky Sports).

Watford gained promotion to the Premier League by finishing second in the Championship last season and have made a very solid start to their return to the top flight. They lie 12th in more …

Premier League: Spurs v Liverpool Preview & Betting Tips

Jurgen KloppTottenham Hotspur have to defy a poor recent record against Liverpool when they host the Reds at White Hart Lane on Saturday (12:45 BST, live on BT Sport).

Spurs have made a solid start to the season and come into Saturday’s match undefeated in seven since their opening-day loss to Manchester United. They are eighth in the more …

Horse Racing: Cesarewitch Betting Tips Preview

David PipeThe Cesarewitch is a notoriously tricky call for punters but it’s easy to see why Low Key (8/1) heads the betting (3.50pm Saturday at Newmarket on CH4).

He comes into the race on the back of three wins and the most recent of them was three weeks ago, over this 2m2f course and distance in the Cesarewitch Trial. His cause was aided by Tom Marquand’s 3lb claim but more …

Horse Racing: Cesarewitch Preview & 25/1 Betting Tip

Mark PrescottThe Cesarewitch has thrown up winners at 66/1 (twice), 50/1 and 25/1 in the last ten years and this year’s renewal presents another competitive affair (3:50pm Saturday, Newmarket on CH4).

Sir Mark Prescott (pictured) saddles four for this 2m2f race, Tony Martin saddles three and several other trainers are more …

F1: Russian Grand Prix Preview & Betting Tips

Nico HulkenbergFormula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton secured his eighth victory of the season in Japan two weeks ago but may not have everything his own way at this weekend’s Russian Grand Prix (Race: Sunday, 12pm BST live on BBC1 / Sky Sports F1).

Hamilton re-established a commanding lead at the top of the more …

Euro 2016: England v Estonia Betting Tips Preview

Roy HodgsonEngland have secured their place at Euro 2016 but will want to maintain their 100% qualification record against Estonia at Wembley on Friday (19:45 BST, live on ITV1).

England are unbeaten in 12 internationals following their disappointing group-stage exit from last summer’s World Cup in Brazil. They top Euro 2016 qualification Group E with 24 points from an more …

Horse Racing: Arc Preview with 33/1 Betting Tip

Criquette Head-MaarekTreve is the hot 11/10 favourite to make history by scoring a hat-trick in Europe’s richest race, the Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe at Longchamp on Sunday (2.55pm live on CH4 TV).

But is it the foregone conclusion that the bookmakers’ odds suggest? This Arc preview makes the case that more …

Premier League: Arsenal v Man Utd Betting Tips Preview

Theo WalcottCan Arsenal recover from their midweek defeat by taking all three points when they host Manchester United at the Emirates on Sunday? (16:00 BST, live on Sky Sports 1).

Arsenal have made a decent start to the season, albeit one littered with the pesky little problems that have more …

Premier League: Everton v Liverpool Preview, Betting & Tips

Roberto MartinezEverton will aim to stay ahead of Liverpool in the Premier League table by securing a positive result when they host their local rivals in the Merseyside derby on Sunday (13:30 BST, live on Sky Sports).

Everton have made a very solid start to the season and come into the derby on the back of just one defeat in more …

Horse Racing: Challenge Cup Preview & Betting Tips

Richard FaheyThe Totescoop6 Challenge Cup is a competitive as ever, but conventional wisdom dictates that a middle to high draw is an advantage and Ayr Gold Cup runners have provided four of the last six winners (3.45pm Saturday, Ascot).

Working down the racecard, Heaven’s Guest, Rene Mathis, Tanzeel, Majestic Moon, Buckstay and Professor all ran at more …