THE FA Cup semifinals mean a wonky, rambling fixture list in the English Premier League this week, with 11 matches – including several catch-up games – spaced out over five days. Chelsea, now only four points clear of Tottenham Hotspur …Read More..
CHELSEA are clinging onto their seven-point lead as we enter the final furlong of the 2016-17 English Premier League title race. In-form Tottenham Hotspur are the challengers-in-chief, yet both Liverpool and Manchester City could still be in the hunt if …Read More..
HANDS up who hates the international break? It’s just not the same without the English Premier League on the weekend. And while Chelsea has the title pretty much in the bag with a whopping 10 point lead over Tottenham, there …Read More..
AT this rate, Chelsea might not have to win another game to seal the 2016-17 English Premier League title. It feels as though every time their nearest rivals have had a chance to close the gap, it has gone begging. …Read More..
RELEGATION rumbles, derby dates, top-crust clashes – the upcoming round of English Premier League action has it all. Let’s look at the best bets for week 27, with match odds and soccer specials from the world’s best online bookmakers. EPL …Read More..
CUP interruptions mean there are a few big names missing from week 26 of the 2016-17 English Premier League season. Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United have all had their matches postponed, which will give Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur …Read More..
THE first week of UEFA Champions League last 16 fixtures produced some big results, and not all of them expected. Real Madrid came from a goal down to deal with Napoli at the Bernabeu, while Benfica snatched a 1-0 lead …Read More..
IS it still too early to say Chelsea are home and hosed? The Blues are nine points clear of Tottenham Hotspur with 14 games remaining and only two of the top six left to play. Their next five opponents are …Read More..
NFL Super Bowl 51, Monday, February 6, NRG Stadium, Houston, Texas, 10:30 am AEST. Perennial powerhouse New England goes to the Super Bowl for the second time in three years against the Atlanta Falcons – a team which has not …Read More..
THERE were precious few winners in the upper echelons of the English Premier League table during the midweek fixtures. Chelsea and Liverpool drew at Anfield, while Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur both failed to score against relegation candidates. Worst of …Read More..
Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 7am, Anfield, Liverpool, watch on Optus Sport. Table position: Liverpool: Fourth Chelsea: Top Season record: Liverpool: 13-6-3 Chelsea: 18-1-3 Last five match results: Liverpool: LDDWW Chelsea: WWLWW Win Draw Win odds: Liverpool: $2.50 with WilliamHill.com.au Draw: …Read More..
SOMETHING special is happening in the men’s draw of the 2017 Australian Open. With four rounds gone, both Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray – the combatants in four of the last six AO finals – are out. That leaves 36-year-old …Read More..
Sunday, January 22, 2017, 4.30am AEDT, Etihad Stadium, watch on Optus Sport. Table position: Manchester City: Fifth Tottenham Hotspur: Second Season record: Manchester City: 13-3-5 Tottenham Hotspur: 13-6-2 Last five match results: Manchester City: LWWLW Tottenham Hotspur: WWWWW Win draw …Read More..
1:20pm local time – Friday, January 13, 2017 – The Gabba, Brisbane Watch it live and free on the Nine Network Match betting Australia – $1.25 at Bet365 Pakistan – $4.45 at Sportsbet Highest opening partnership Australia – $1.62 at …Read More..
IT’S back to the bread and butter after a week of cup action for England’s top teams. Premier League leaders Chelsea are looking to get straight back on the winners’ list after their streak-ending defeat to Tottenham Hotspur. Arsenal and …Read More..
AUSTRALIA’s two biggest clubs have opened up a mini league of their own as we enter the second half of the 2016-17 A-League season. Undefeated Sydney FC lead the way with a seven-point gap on Melbourne Victory, who are another …Read More..
THE Boxing Day round threw up no great surprises. Each of the top six picked up wins to maintain the status quo at the upper end of the 2016-17 English Premier League table. It wasn’t all joy and merriment for …Read More..