Sunday, 23 November 2014

Spotlight on FA Cup and golf

In a relatively quiet weekend on the sporting front the FA Cup takes centrestage. There are a host of intriguing ties to whet the appetite. 

  The pick of the contests is Chelsea’s trip to Goodison Park to take on Everton while there are four other Premiership clashes with Aston Villa facing Blackburn, Wigan travelling to Bolton, Fulham hosting Spurs and Wolves playing Stoke. 

  Betting as follows: Everton 11/4 v Chelsea evens; Draw 12/5. Swansea 4/9 v Leyton Orient 11/2; Draw 16/5. Aston Villa 10/11 v Blackburn 3/1; Draw 12/5. Birmingham 8/13 v Coventry 5/1; Draw 13/5. Bolton 7/10 v Wigan 4/1; Draw 13/5. Sheff. Wed. 4/9 v Hereford 6/1; Draw 3/1. Stevenage 9/4 v Reading 11/10;  Draw 12/5. Watford ¾ v Brighton 7/2; Draw 5/2. Torquay evens v Crawley 5/2; Draw 9/4. Burnley 4/11 v Burton Albion 7/1; Draw 7/2. Southampton 7/1 v Man. Utd. 2/5; Draw 7/2; Arsenal 1/7 v Huddersfield 16/1;  Draw 13/2. Wolves 7/5 v Stoke 19/10; Draw 23/10. Notts. County 6/1 v Man. City 4/9; Draw 10/3. West Ham 19/20 v Nottingham Forest 11/4; Draw 5/2. Fulham 9/4 v Spurs 5/4; Draw 9/4.

  In golf the Volvo Championship takes place with betting as follows: Paul Casey 8/1, Francesco Molinari 10/1, Padraig Harrington 11/1, Robert Karlsson 11/1, Ian Poulter 12/1 Alvaro Quiros 20/1 Miguel Angel Jimenez 21/1, 22/1 bar.  


Bet of the week: Last week our double on Master Minded and Hurricane Fly came up trumps but this week we turn our attention to the FA Cup where we are backing an adventurous treble in West Ham, Bolton and Aston Villa. The treble is priced at a very attractive 6/1! €20 on the nose!