Jun 5, 47 days ago

2014 World Cup preview – Winning Continent

2014 World Cup preview – Winning ContinentEurope (5/6) It is 5/6 that a representative from UEFA will lift the World Cup in 2014.  Considering several of the leading nations in the betting are from Europe this is no surprise, but it is worth remembering that no European ...

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Jun 5, 47 days ago

2014 Aegon Championships preview

2014 Aegon Championships previewSince 1890, the Aegon Championships – better known as Queen’s – have graced the Queen’s Club in West Kensington. It’s the start of the grass court season and seven men have managed to complete the Queen’s/Wimbledon double in the same ...

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May 30, 53 days ago

2014 World Cup Preview – Top Goalscorer

2014 World Cup Preview – Top GoalscorerOne of the joys of watching the FIFA World Cup is to see the world’s best strikers in action. This summer will be no different with the likes of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Diego Costa and Neymar all likely to ...

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May 28, 55 days ago

2014 Aviva Premiership Final preview

2014 Aviva Premiership Final previewThis year’s Premiership final marks the end of an era. It has been ten years since Leicester Tigers failed to appear in the end of season showpiece and this season’s final will feature the two best teams from the regular ...

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May 27, 56 days ago

World Cup 2014 – Player of the Tournament Preview

World Cup 2014 – Player of the Tournament PreviewOver the last 84 years, some of the best footballers in history have graced the World Cup. Some players have become synonymous with certain tournaments, not least Pele in 1970, Cruyff in 1974 and our own Bobby Charlton in 1966. So, ...

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May 27, 56 days ago

World Cup 2014 – Group G & H preview

World Cup 2014 – Group G & H previewWe have to wait five days before we get our first glimpse of the countries drawn in Group G and H of the 2014 World Cup. Of the eight teams involved, only Germany look to be a nailed-on certainty for ...

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May 22, 61 days ago

World Cup 2014 – Three To Avoid

World Cup 2014 – Three To AvoidColombia – 25/1 For many people, Colombia are one of the leading contenders for this year’s World Cup. Ranked in the top ten teams in world football, the South Americans qualified for the tournament with ease and kept more clean sheets ...

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May 22, 61 days ago

2014 Champions League Final preview

2014 Champions League Final previewFor the first time in European Cup history, this year’s final sees two teams from the same city face one another. Real Madrid take on neighbours Atlético in the Champions League final in one of the highest profile local derbies ...

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May 20, 63 days ago

World Cup 2014 – Group E & F preview

World Cup 2014 – Group E & F previewGroups E and F kick off on 15 June and are two of the more intriguing pools in the tournament. While each group boasts a clear favourite – in each case a former winner – predicting who might join Argentina ...

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May 20, 63 days ago

2014 Football League Play-off Finals Preview

2014 Football League Play-off Finals PreviewThere’s plenty to play for this weekend when the Football League play-off finals arrive at Wembley. Six teams have the chance of promotion and there are no clear favourites in any of the three matches. Derby County and QPR are battling ...

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May 20, 63 days ago

2014 BMW PGA Championship Preview

2014 BMW PGA Championship PreviewThere’s a stellar field at Wentworth this week for the 60th edition of the PGA Championship. Outside the Dubai World Championship, the PGA has the biggest prize fund on the European Tour and no fewer than ten Major champions and ...

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May 19, 64 days ago

World Cup 2014 – Three To Back

World Cup 2014 – Three To BackBrazil – 3/1 favourites Throwing your weight behind the five times champions and perennial ante-post favourites is hardly placing your reputation on the line.  However, the South Americans have lost more World Cups than they have won and can boast only ...

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