Soccer, GAA, golf, and horse racing are the main sporting events this weekend and in the Premier League, the main games bet as follows: West Brom 4/1, Chelsea 4/6, draw 5/2. Arsenal 8/11, Liverpool 4/1, draw 5/2. FA Cup semi finals: Man United 5/4, Man City 9/4, draw 9/4. Bolton 6/4, Stoke 15/8, draw 9/4.
In Gaelic Games, the final round of hurling games in the league take place this weekend with the football league finals the following weekend: Roscommon 8/15, Longford, 15/8 draw 15/2.
In golf its back to the euro and PGA tours after the excitement of the Masters last weekend. In the Malaysian Open the betting is: Martin Kaymer 15/2, Rory McIlroy 9/1, Charl Schwartzel 12/1, bar those 18/1. In horse racing it is the turn of the Scottish Grand National and the betting is: Chicago Grey 5/1, Basha Bar 13/2, Always Right 8/1, Mella 4 Star 9/1, bar those 12/1.
Bet of the Week: Our punt last week on Dustin Johnson and Graeme McDowell in the golf went badly astray. This weekend we will have a double on Bolton and Man United to win the FA Cup semi finals, which will pay slightly over 5/1 if it clicks.