Archive | March, 2017

Feeling Brave? Our Lincoln Preview & 14/1 Each-Way Betting Tip

David O'MearaThe Lincoln is the first big handicap of the new turf season, run over a mile at Doncaster (3.35pm Saturday live on ITV4). The former market leader, Roger Varian’s Morando is out after suffering a setback leaving his jockey Andrea Atzeni free to partner Yuften, the unconvincing 9/2 favourite in the Lincoln betting.

Yuften has a tendency to more …

Premier League: Arsenal v Man City Preview & Betting Tips

Arsene WengerThere are vital points up for grabs in the race to secure a top four position when Arsenal and Man City meet at the Emirates Stadium this weekend (4pm Sunday on Sky Sports 1).

Arsenal slipped down to sixth spot in the standings immediately prior to the international break, going down 3-1 to more …

Premier League: Liverpool v Everton Preview & Betting Tips

Romelu LukakuThere is plenty on the line besides local bragging rights when Liverpool take on Merseyside rivals Everton at Anfield this weekend (12.30pm Saturday on Sky Sports 1).

Liverpool played their part in one of the most entertaining Premier League games of the season so far more …

F1: Australian Grand Prix Preview & Betting Tips

Valtteri BottasThe 2017 Formula One season gets underway this weekend, with Mercedes and Ferrari looking like the two teams best-placed to fight for victory at the Australian Grand Prix (Race: 6am BST Sunday, live on Sky Sports).

Nico Rosberg elected to retire from the sport after beating his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to more …

World Cup: Republic of Ireland v Wales Preview & Betting Tips

Gareth BaleEuro 2016 semi-finalists Wales are in need of a victory as they attempt to boost their chances of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup against the Republic of Ireland on Friday night (7.45pm, Sky Sports 1).

Martin O’Neill’s side, who reached the knockout stage of the aforementioned European Championship before more …

Football Friendly: Germany v England Preview & Betting Tips

Gareth SouthgateGareth Southgate’s England will be away to world champions Germany in a friendly this midweek (7.45pm Wednesday, live on ITV1).

The former under-21 boss has had a solid start to his reign as manager of the senior England side, but anything the team achieves between now and the World Cup in Russia will be more …

Premier League: Man City v Liverpool Preview & Betting Tips

Sadio ManeManchester City and Liverpool will both have an eye on boosting their top-four chances when they meet at the Etihad Stadium this weekend (4.30pm Sunday, live on Sky Sports 1).

Pep Guardiola’s side were held to a surprise goalless draw by Stoke City in their last Premier League encounter, before more …

Cheltenham Festival: Gold Cup Preview & Betting Tip

Colin TizzardThree horses head the Cheltenham Gold Cup betting market at 7/2 with Bet365 but who will triumph in the highlight of the Festival (3.30pm Friday, ITV)? The former dairy farmer Colin Tizzard saddles two of them, Cue Card and Native River, whilst Ireland’s champion trainer Willie Mullins sends out the dual Gold Cup runner-up, Djakadam.

Mullins has been uncharacteristically upbeat about his more …

Cheltenham Festival: Stayers’ Hurdle Preview & 8/1 Betting Tip

Harry FryUnowhatimeanharry is a worthy favourite at 5/4 with Bet365 in the Stayers’ Hurdle betting but defeat is not out of the question in a field of this size and depth (3.30pm Thursday, live on ITV).

Yes, he has won all his eight starts for Harry Fry (pictured) and is well proven over course and distance but he more …

Cheltenham Festival: Champion Hurdle Preview & Each-Way Betting Tip

Henry De BromheadFor the first time in years the Champion Hurdle betting is not led by a Willie Mullins hotpot. Instead Alan King’s Yanworth is the 5/2 favourite with Bet365 in an unusually open renewal on the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival 2017 (3.30pm Tuesday, live on ITV).

Yanworth has won his three starts this season but he is more …

Champions League: Leicester v Sevilla Preview & Betting Tips

Jamie VardyLeicester take a one-goal deficit into the second and home leg of their Champions League round of 16 tie against Sevilla on Tuesday night (7.45pm, BT Sport 1).

The Premier League champions were comprehensively outplayed for much of the first meeting between these two sides, but they deserve great credit for digging in and securing a decent result at more …

FA Cup: Chelsea v Man Utd Preview & Betting Tips

Paul PogbaJose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge as Chelsea and Manchester United fight for a place in the semi-finals of the FA Cup on Monday night (7.45pm, live on BBC1).

Antonio Conte’s side opened up a 10-point lead at the top of the Premier League table with their 2-1 triumph at West Ham United last time out. Attention now turns to English football’s primary domestic cup competition, which the more …

Champions League: Arsenal v Bayern Munich Preview & Betting Tips

Carlo AncelottiArsenal will need a miracle if they are to overturn a four-goal, first-leg Champions League disadvantage when they welcome Bayern Munich to the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday night (7.45pm, BT Sport 1).

Arsene Wenger’s men were thrashed 5-1 in the first meeting between these two teams at the Allianz Arena last more …

Horse Racing: Grimthorpe Handicap Chase Preview & 12/1 Betting Tip

Sue SmithThe Grimthorpe Handicap Chase run over three miles two furlongs at Doncaster is the highlight of the day for punters who like a decent run for their money (3.35pm Saturday live on ITV4). Brian Ellison’s yard is performing well but his 11/4 favourite, Definitly Red, seems ungenerously priced especially as his jumping is far from perfect.

We last saw this eight-year-old struggling with more …

Premier League: West Ham v Chelsea Preview & Betting Tips

PedroChelsea have the chance to take another step closer to the Premier League title when they contest a London derby with West Ham United on Monday night (8pm, Sky Sports 1).

Antonio Conte’s side extended their lead at the summit of the standings to 10 points last weekend, when they more …