With a bit of late, a quirk of fate and a touch of genius, the 16 teams left in the FA Cup are just 180 minutes away from a day out at Wembley Stadium in the semi-finals and 270 from a tilt at winning the oldest cup competition in club football.

We’re onto Gameweek 3 of the Premier League Darts roadshow already, and remarkably no player in the competition still boasts a 100% record. That is testament to the fact that there are no gimmie matches in this year’s tournament; every point has to be earned.…

The Champions League returns this week, and punters are being treated to a blinding set of fixtures at this Round of 16 stage. If you find yourself alone on Valentine’s Day evening then not to worry: you’ll have your pick of Benfica vs Borussia Dortmund and PSG vs Barcelona to warm your cockles while your mates are trying desperately to impress their loved ones. You, friend, are winning.…

The 2017 Premier League started with a bang in Newcastle last week courtesy of a world-class showing between Gary Anderson and Michael van Gerwen, who went toe-to-toe in a high-quality contest before settling for a point apiece in a 6-6 draw.…

We are almost two-thirds of the way through the 2016/17 campaign, and things are shaping up nicely across English football’s top four divisions. In the top flight, Chelsea have all but had their name engraved on the trophy, and so the battle for Champions League places – and the mad scramble to avoid relegation – is where the attention in the Premier League now lies.…

That’s the thing with success: it is soon forgotten about when the going gets tough. No truer words have been spoken to summarise the rather awful campaign that Leicester City are experiencing, and the fall guy – as ever- is likely to be their manager, Claudio Ranieri.…

It’s a weekly celebration of top tungsten or a shameless ploy on the part of Barry Hearn to cash in on darts’ increasing popularity with an arena tour that Celine Dion would be proud of. Either way, Premier League Darts is back.…

If you cast your mind back a year or so, you may remember January being the defining month in Leicester City’s bizarre and dare we say extraordinary assault on the Premier League title.…

It’s not often in our betting lives that we would construe an 8/13 shot as ‘good value’ for a major tournament featuring the world’s 16 best players, but then Michael van Gerwen isn’t just any mere mortal.…

The Premier League campaign is a long old business with 38 game weeks meaning that there is some 34,200 minutes of action to evaluate each and every season, and in truth it felt like the weekend just passed could prove to be a conclusive one as far as the English top flight is concerned in 2016/17.…