Saturday, 29 November 2014

Soccer, hurling, horses and rugby!

There’s another huge weekend in prospect in sport and there are major events in soccer, GAA, horseracing and rugby for starters. In The Premier League the main games bet as follows – Chelsea 8/15 v Spurs 11/2; Draw 3/1. Liverpool 1/2 v Newcastle 6/1; Draw 3/1. Arsenal 11/8 v Man. United 7/4;  Draw 9/4.

  In hurling the National League finals take place – Div. 2: Clare 6/5 v Limerick 4/5; Draw 9/1. Div. 1: Kilkenny 1/2 v Dublin 2/1; Draw 10/1. All-Ireland U21 Football Final: Galway 8/13 v Cavan 7/4; Draw 6/1. 

  In horseracing it’s Guineas weekend at Newmarket. 2000 Guineas betting –  8/15 Frankel, 5/1 Rathfrak, 13/2 Roderick O’Connor, 12/1 bar. 1000 Guineas: 4/1 Moonlight Cloud, 5/1 Havret, 6/1 Memory, 7/1 bar.

  In golf, The Ballintines Open is this weekend’s highlight: 6/1 Lee Westwood, 14/1 Dustin Johnson, 16/1 Ian Poulter, 20/1 bar. 

  In rugby all eyes are on the Heineken Cup and Amlin Cup semi-finals this weekend: Munster 1/6 v Harlequins 9/2; Draw 22/1. Leinster 2/5 v Toulouse 2/1; Draw 20/1. Points spread: Munster +10 evens, Leinster + 5 evens.

Bet of the Week: This weekend we will go for a Man. United v Arsenal draw at 9/4.