Monthly Archives: December 2011

Ladbrokes World Championship: Lewis to shine against Wade

The defending champion has the experience to see off the challenge of Wade

Ladbrokes World Championship: Whitlock to make second final

The Australian has been in great form so far and Andy Hamilton should be swept aside

Manchester City drift in title betting after Sunderland defeat

Manchester sides lengthen in title betting after shock defeats over the New Year

Man Utd striker Federico Macheda poised for QPR move

The Italian is likely to move to the west London club on loan in the coming weeks

Sunderland vs Man City: Dzeko to show worth by being among goals

Edin Dzeko could start given that Sergio Aguero and Mario Balotelli fired blanks at West Brom

West Brom vs Everton – Toffees to enjoy rare New Year treat

Everton have lost seven of their previous ten Premier league games on January 1st

Zambia pick of the outsiders at the African Nations Cup

33/1 contenders have finals experience, a decent draw and qualified well

Arsene Wenger confirms the imminent return of an Arsenal icon

Thierry Henry is closing in on a two-month loan deal with his former team

Villa chase Arsenal and Chelsea midfielders to ease relegation fears

Josh McEachran and Emmanuel Frimpong are on the shortlist of Alex McLeish

Man Utd vs Blackburn: Berbatov to put Rovers to sword again

Dimitar Berbatov scored five goals at Old Trafford against Blackburn last season

Chelsea vs Aston Villa: Boring win to nil for Chelsea this time

The pair have played out high-scoring draws at Stamford Bridge in recent seasons

Arsenal vs QPR: Van Persie 8/1 to score hat-trick to break record

Robin Van Persie needs three goals against QPR to surpass Alan Shearer 36-goal feat

Stoke vs Wigan: Latics to impress at the Britannia once again

Wigan are 9/2 to recover from their Old Trafford thumping away to Stoke

Swansea vs Tottenham: Spurs to sneak Liberty victory

Tottenham may have to settle for one goal against a stingy Swansea

Norwich vs Fulham: Cottagers to add to draw tally in East Anglia

Only two teams have drawn more frequently on their travels than Fulham

Bolton vs Wolves: No win could mean no job for Coyle

Bolton have beaten Wolves in their last three meetings and Owen Coyle needs another three points

The Weekly Accumulator: Reading key to 7/1 home win treble

Stick with in-form sides like Reading and Burnley for New Year’s Eve glory

Ladbrokes World Championship: Wade to make rare semi final

Andy Hamilton can win the afternoon’s other clash with Kim Huybrechts

Bookies cheer as Rovers pull off shock of the year

Blackburn Rovers upset the odds to pick up three points at Old Trafford

West Brom join hunt for Rangers target, but QPR look favourites

West Brom are unlikely to be able to pay the £9m asking price for Nikica Jelavic

Southampton vs Bristol City: Saints to end memorable 2011 on top

Struggling Bristol City unlikely to upset Championship leaders at St Mary’s

Liverpool vs Newcastle: Carroll to quiet doubters in home win

Liverpool have won their last three games with Newcastle at Anfield 3-0

Ba can fire Senegal to first African Cup of Nations success

The Ivory Coast are favourites, but Senegal's firepower makes them overpriced for glory

Chelsea chase another Barcelona youngster after Romeu success

Isaac Cuenca is stalling over signing a new contract at the Nou Camp

Ladbrokes World Championship: Anderson and Chisnall to progress

Gary Anderson faces Colin Lloyd, while Dave Chisnall takes on Andy Hamilton

Two January sales to hammer nail in Blackburn’s relegation coffin

Junior Hoilett and Chris Samba may have to be sold to give Blackburn some spending money

In-demand midfielder gives Newcastle a big pre-window boost

Cheick Tiote insists that he isn’t in any rush to find a way out of Newcastle

Ladbrokes World Championship: Part set to eliminate the Artist

Canadian veteran is capable of making light of his 5/4 odds against Painter