There’s a cracking weekend of National Hunt racing ahead, with a top line-up on Saturday at Cheltenham backed by a meeting of real quality at Punchestown on Sunday. It’s the latter we are going to focus on, with a decent field assembled for what should be an eye-catching day of racing.…

The curtain is slowly drawing to a close on 2017, and while we can prepare for the dizzying onslaught of Christmas and the New Year period, the European Tour’s premium golfers can finally go home and put their feet up after a long old year.…

If you enjoy a flutter of a Saturday afternoon, then the chances are you’re feeling slightly in disarray this week given the absence of any elite-level club football. Yep, it’s a darn international break again this weekend, and with most of those fixtures being friendlies there really is very little for serious punters to sink their teeth into.…

It may lack the prestige of the World Championships and the prize money of the World Series, but for many in the world of darts the Grand Slam is one of the premier events on the circuit. This is the only time that PDC and BDO players get to lock horns, so the players love it and so should punters, in truth.…

The European Tour golf season is entering its final throes for 2017. The Finals Series, or the ‘Race to Dubai’ as it is figuratively known, is one event down and now there are just two tournaments left for the players to bank the bonus for finishing inside the top-ten of the standings.…

If you are the kind of punter who likes to spread their wings a little from the normal leagues and betting markets, or if you are looking to add some meat to your accas but aren’t sure where to turn, don’t worry: we’ve got your back.…

Who doesn’t love a cup upset (cupset?)? Normally, we’d have visions of one of English football’s big fish being toppled by a minnow, as has happened on countless occasions in the past. The FA Cup first round offers some similar opportunities for the small fry to have their day in the sun, with both League 1 and 2 sides entering at this point in the draw.…

After a long and protracted 2017 season, golf’s European Tour is heading for the finish line with the three final series events that make up the Race to Dubai. The top 60 players in the order of merit will head to Turkey this week for the Turkish Airlines Open, before the South African leg (the Nedbank Challenge). Finally, the road to Dubai leads to the United Arab Emirates for the season-ending DP World Tour Championship.…

The Football League ladder is starting to take shape in 2017/18, with the early pretenders fading away and the classier acts making their presence known at the top of the table. At the other end, there are a few sides in the Championship, League 1 and League 2 for whom avoiding relegation looks set to be a monumental challenge already.…

We’re just creeping into that time of the year where children (and big kids) start to get a bit giddy: Halloween, Bonfire Night and then, the big one, Christmas are all on the horizon. For darts fans, those feelings of excitement and anticipation also start to ramp up at what is a vintage time of the year for tungsten enthusiasts.…