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Rugby Union Preview – 2017 RBS Six Nations

The 2017 RBS 6 Nations gets under way this weekend with defending champions England a shade of odds-on to retain their title. England favourite for Six Nations They face France in their opening fixture on Saturday as they bid to extend their winning run to fifteen matches. They are only four short of New Zealand’s […]

NRL 2016 Preview and Betting Tips

The 2016 NRL season is almost upon us and it promises to be a thriller. It has been a busy season of player transfers and both the Kangaroos and Queensland will be under a new coach. Sea Eagles look strong in NRL 2016 Nathan Brown is the new coach in Newcastle while Anthony Griffin returns […]

Rugby World Cup Final Preview – Australia v New Zealand

Australia were our pre-tournament picks at 9.0 and they have already secured a profit for each-way supporters by reaching the final. Unfortunately, they face holds New Zealand at Twickenham on Saturday, strong favourites to retain their crown. Australia It is the fourth time that Australia have reached the final, courtesy of a hard-fought 29-15 victory […]

Rugby World Cup 2015 – Semi-Finals Preview

The semi-finals of the Rugby World Cup take place this weekend, starting with Saturday’s clash between South Africa and New Zealand. New Zealand It will take a brave man to oppose New Zealand who are firm favourites, not only for this match but to win the tournament outright. They make just one change in the […]

Rugby World Cup Quarter Final Preview

The Rugby World Cup has reached the quarter-finals with the first match bringing together South Africa and Wales on Saturday afternoon. Springboks to brush aside Welsh challenge The Springboks have recovered from their shocking defeat to Japan with impressive victories over Samoa, Scotland and The USA. The Welsh stunned the host nation before giving Australia […]

Rugby World Cup – France v Ireland Preview

Our pre-tournament picks for the Rugby World Cup were Australia (9.0) and France (17.0). Both are still going strong with the Wallabies now second favourites to win the competition. France The French are currently joint-leaders of their group with Ireland and the two sides meet at the Millennium Stadium on Sunday. Both are safely through […]

Rugby World Cup – Australia v Wales Preview

Australia are now as short as 3.75 to win the Rugby World Cup following their demolition of the host nation. England’s hopes were extinguished in a 33-13 rout leaving them with the indignity of becoming the first host nation not to reach the knockout phase. Australia Bernard Foley was the star for the Wallabies as […]

Rugby World Cup 2015 – Scotland v Japan Preview

Japan pulled off the first major shock of the 2015 Rugby World Cup when beating South Africa 34-32 on Saturday. They have had only four days to prepare for their second Group game against Scotland in Gloucester on Wednesday. Scotland The Scots will be boosted by the return of Stuart Hogg after the full-back was […]

Rugby World Cup 2015 Preview

The Rugby World Cup gets under way in England on Friday with the hosts playing Fiji at Twickenham. All Blacks hot favourites to defend World Cup crown Four years ago New Zealand defeated France 8-7 in the final and the All Blacks are priced at around 2.20 to make a successful defence. Australia are currently […]

Six Nations Title goes down to the wire

In theory, four teams still have a chance of lifting the Six Nations title on Saturday. England, Ireland and Wales are locked together with six points and three wins apiece. England have the best goal difference at +37 with Ireland +33 and Wales +12. France have four points and a goal difference of +22. For […]