With the World Cup in Russia fast approaching, bookmakers are starting to give their odds regarding the chances the countries involved have of taking home the coveted trophy. It is interesting to peruse the line to see who is fancied and who might be given the tag of “longshot”. We take a look at three categories that could best describe one nation’s chances of winning in Russia. Continue reading “Favourite, Realistic, Wildcard: Our World Cup Picks”
World Cup 2018 in Russia hosts both Sweden and Denmark in the same World Cup which hasn’t happened since 2002. Norway might not have made it to Russia, but the country still has some representation upcoming summer through the Norwegian coach Åge Hareide that currently manage the Danish national team. Continue reading “Both Sweden and Denmark in World Cup 2018”
The bookies anticipating a busy summer thanks to a month-long World Cup with numerous betting possibilities
The draw for the 2018 World Cup has now been made and bookmakers all over the world are now preparing for a tournament featuring thirty-two of the strongest football nations on the planet. Continue reading “Bookmakers get ready for a bumper 2018 World Cup”
Unless you have had your head buried in the sand for the last few years, or you have done a Matt Damon and been living on another planet, you will have heard about the rise and rise of E-Sports.
Premier League football teams are now buying gamers to play in their online games. McLaren Formula One team have launched a worldwide competition to find ‘The Worlds’ Fastest Gamer’, Red Bull have been running their 5G gaming league for years and now we have the Counter Strike leagues taking the world by storm. Continue reading “How to Bet on E-Sports”
You would think that after years and years of watching almost every game of cricket possible, there would be a realistic chance of being able to predict the winner of the next game. There are thousands of statistics about almost every aspect of the game and yet still tomorrow’s match is a major mystery to us.
However, there are some tried and tested ways to pick your winner: Continue reading “How to Predict The Cricket”
Now that we have had the best of our one-week long summer and September is a very distant memory, it is about time for us to start to plan for the best the winter can throw at us. Being British does mean that we make the most of our short summer sun, we head to the beaches and get into the pub gardens as soon as possible. Continue reading “Preparing For the British Winter”
I get the same feeling every year around the end of May. There is just something missing in my weekends. There is a lack of excitement and a lack of interest. I’m used to getting a buzz watching the football and then come May, it all just stops.
Once the FA Cup final has been played, there is literally nothing left for a few months. I miss the action. I miss cheering on my team. I even miss the disappointment when we lose and I really miss the anger when we are rubbish and don’t even get in the game.
But it’s not even any of these that I miss the most. It’s the other teams which I really miss. I don’t really watch their games, but every result matters and it all comes down to two little pounds. Continue reading “Filling The Football Void”
Once you’ve mastered the straight bets, placing the horse racing exotic bets may seem more tempting. If you’re new in the sports betting industry especially horse racing events , take some time to read and learn the basics before actually putting your money on the line – it will save you both time and money. Continue reading “Horse Racing Exotic Bets – Mastering the Basics”
There is one day in the English sporting calendar which stands above all the others in the volume of bets placed. The Grand National is synonymous with a punt and everyone is convinced they have the inside knowledge and the ability to pick the winner.
The race, this year held on 8th April, will generate over half a billion pounds in official betting. With the current favourite, Vieux Lion Rouge, starting at 10/1, it is easy to understand why so many bets are placed. If the betting Gods are working in your favour and with around a fifth of the field sitting on 100/1, a small fortune could be right around the corner. Continue reading “Betting’s Biggest Day – The Grand National”
Over the past few years, more and more people have taken up the hobby of betting on their favorite sports. Football, hockey, and boxing can be fun for spectators, but it is undoubtedly much more thrilling when money is on the line. Unfortunately, it is vital to be realistic and take precautions when attempting to gamble your money. Those that act haphazardly will be much more likely to get into debt or fall prey to a scammer. To begin betting on sports, you will first need to select a good bookie. Not all of them are equal, so you will need to do a little bit of research. Tips to keep you out of harm’s way will be provided below. Continue reading “How To Avoid Getting Scammed When Betting On Sports”
While the Premier League stands out for its competitiveness, the La Liga takes pride in its sleek style of game-play. The clubs involved in La Liga love playing football and it’s a rarity to see two teams involved in a physical battle. Continue reading “Spanish La Liga Betting”
After a brutal season in English Premier League Aston Villa is making some changes. Currently the week 36 premier league predictions have them on the sharp side of a record breaking streak. It has been widely reported that Aston Villa are on the verge of appointing a new manager and the rumors are that it is going to be Nigel Pearson. It is believed that he is the hot favourite ahead of David Moyes who is also in the running for the head coach role in the West Midlands. Continue reading “Aston Villa is closing in on appointing Nigel Pearson as their new manager”
The Grand National is the most famous steeplechase in the world and although it does not market itself on ‘the race that stops a nation’ like the Melbourne Cup in Australia, it is a race that attracts more interest than any other in the UK. It’s closely followed, many would argue, by some of the infamous Ascot races, like the Brits Champions Day starting in a few weeks. You’ll Find more details on Ascots Champs Day by following the link. Continue reading “What to look for when choosing your Grand National selection?”
Recent changes to the Grand National fences mean that the great race is perhaps not as daunting as once was the case.
Safety fears have led to slight alterations and so the once-feared Aintree obstacles have now got some degree of forgiveness in them. Continue reading “Leading lights tuned up for Aintree”
After a torrid start to their Serie A title defence, the 2015/16 is finally looking up for Juventus.
The reigning Scudetto champions won just one of their first six domestic fixtures back in August, and head coach Massimiliano Allegri was coming under fire from supporters as well as scrutiny from the club’s board of directors. Continue reading “Football betting: Keeping Pogba could be the difference for Juve”
In what has been a turbulent year for Premier League fans, with several of the ‘sure-fire’ teams losing to newcomers like Bournemouth, Watford and Leicester and Chelsea-legend Mourinho getting the boot, it seems that several Bettors and Spread Betting customers are enjoying this more unpredictable start to the season. Comical odds of what a lucky punter would have achieved had they placed a bet on Leicester to win at the start of the season or Jamie Vardy to get the Golden Boot have been doing the rounds on Social media, but several Betting enthusiasts have actually realised these potentials. Continue reading “Take Advantage of Spread Betting”
It may seem ages away in the calendar but a selection of hardened followers of the world’s most famous steeplechase are already sharpening their pencils, ready to note down a particular piece of form/weight carrying performance that points to a fruitful tilt at Aintree’s showpiece next April.
Upsets are part of the sporting fabric, they are what make competition – even at the very highest level – so enthralling.
In football circles, there are, however, a few sides who do the business more often than not, with there being few chinks to be found in their seemingly impenetrable armour.
If there is one area that is forever associated with betting it is horse racing. For centuries people have been placing wagers on horses to win or place in a race, and it is a fast-moving and fun kind of betting that attracts millions of people every year, both to racecourses and online betting.
Online football betting is an exciting way to enjoy both football as a spectator sport and the online betting arena. Play it with a little strategy behind you, and you have every chance of making some serious money.