Monthly Archives: February 2012

Stuart Lancaster favourite to take permanent charge of England

The England caretaker boss has won two of three Six Nations games so far

England vs Holland: Pearce youngsters to make big impression

Fearless young charges will prove their point against 2010 World Cup finalists

Parker’s role as England captain shows Pearce means business

Stuart Pearce has made the Tottenham midfielder captain for tonight’s game against Holland

Chelsea chasing Sneijder and Hulk according to latest rumours

The Blues are thought to be eyeing up several big name players for summer moves

Republic of Ireland v Czech Republic: defences to impress most

Several statistics point towards the home clean sheet and a goalless draw

Arsenal desperate to bring Sunderland star to the Emirates

Stephane Sessegnon has won rave reviews for his performances on Wearside this season

Arsenal’s star man must be braced for surges from Rooney and co

Recent campaigns indicate that the race to be top scorer rarely ends early

Pearce could choose member of new generation to lead England

Joe Hart may be primed to take captaincy for Wembley friendly with Holland

Bopara in three-way battle to replace Morgan for Sri Lanka series

England are 6/5 to recover from Pakistan troubles and win two-Test series in Sri Lanka

France must raise their game when Ireland visit Stade de France

Phillipe Saint-Andre knows his side must improve to take Six Nations to the wire

Darlan and Peddlers Cross both being backed for Cheltenham

Punters believe that Peddlers Cross can reverse form with Sprinter Sacre in the Arkle

Injury woes greatly enhance Aston Villa relegation chances

Lack of goals could see Villa dragged into dogfight in the midst of Darren Bent injury

Germany vs France: French can avoid defeat to depleted Germany

Laurent Blanc's men can further extend 18 month unbeaten run in Bremen

Wales vs Costa Rica: Wales to triumph in Speed memorial match

Welsh national side set to post a fitting tribute to one of their finest ever players

Liverpool will spend big in order to build on Carling Cup win

Kenny Dalglish targets trio as he aims to usher in another golden era at Anfield

Charlton win and Huddersfield defeat in our League One treble

We have picked three results in total in League One that pays a combined 15/1

Table-topping Swindon head a 16/1 League Two four-timer

We are also expecting victories from Morecambe, Barnet and Plymouth in League Two

Cheltenham Audio

Listen to podcasts from David Williams, Dave Yates and Emma Spencer ahead of Cheltenham Festival

Short-priced favourites aplenty in the 2012 Cheltenham odds

Big Buck's, Quevega, Hurricane Fly, Sizing Europe, Sprinter Sacre and Grands Crus are all popular Cheltenham betting tips

Tevez’ Man City return at Swansea threatens to hand title to Man Utd

Carlos Tevez is expected to make his Man City return away at Swansea on March 10th

King looks to have strong duo for Triumph Hurdle at Cheltenham

Ladbrokes are best price on favourite Grumeti, while Balder Succes has strong claims

Prince De Beauchene tops National odds for Mullins and Walsh

Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh previously won the Grand National in 2005 with Hedgehunter

Wales can complete Six Nations Grand Slam after England success

Warren Gatland's young charges are on course to achieve Six Nations clean sweep

Stanley and Yang look better picks than Mahan to win US Masters

Tiger Woods has come closest to the Match Play and Masters annual double in the past decade

Bent injury a huge blow for both Aston Villa and youthful England

Talk of a lengthy lay-off could further damage Bent’s Euro 2012 chances

Baby Shine can profit punters twice at Cheltenham in Supreme Novices’

It is 6/4 that the top-priced Festival winner this year is a minimum of 40/1

FA Cup a manageable task for Liverpool as they target cup double

Kenny Dalglish's men can power to an FA Cup triumph to add to Carling Cup success

No more Testing times for England as they head to Sri Lanka

England will want to win the two-Test series to put Pakistan problems to bed