There are 56 days between us and the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, and there’s just a month before Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglu names the squad that will make the trip to Brazil. You can get all the odds for Australia by following that link, and we’re taking a look here at the friendly that the Socceroos have got lined up, against South Afrcia.
All the buzz surrounding the Socceroos squad as the 2014 FIFA World Cup draws closer has Read the rest of this entry »Read more »
Round Five gets underway in earnest on Saturday, and it’s the start of a busy Easter weekend of AFL fixtures – get all your Round Five odds by following the link – that’ll see us doing our best to catch all the action. Look out for some long odds for St Kilda to overcome if they want to slow their slide on the ladder, and what could be a close game between West Coast and Port Adelaide.
First up is another one that could be close – Collingwood are the favourites going into Read the rest of this entry »Read more »
The official verdict is in: after however many hours of careful scrutiny – frame by frame – of the closing seconds of the Round 6 clash between the Dragons and the Storm, the NRL is prepared to say that the siren went before the ball was heeled, and that the Dragons were painfully unlucky not to get the win. But we knew that, and it’s time to get one with Round Seven – so get all your Round Seven odds here!
The question for the Dragons isn’t Read the rest of this entry »Read more »
Socceroos fans – at least those who have reached a certain age – have fond memories of Mark Bresciano. He wasn’t our best player in the run-up to the 2006 World Cup tournament, but he put in some powerful performances in Germany – and was part of a side that stood up heroically to the Brazilians and the Italians – that made him a popular figure with Australia fans. And he went on to have an impressive career with the Socceroos, a key part of the generation that many have suggested has as good a claim as any to be the best that Australia has seen.
But that golden generation has had its day, and Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglu is Read the rest of this entry »Read more »
You’ve got three games in store for Friday night, and there are some real box-office match-ups in the mix to kick off Round Seven! Get all your odds for Round Seven by following that link, and keep on reading for our short previews of three NRL games that we’ll be setting the old telly-box to recording…
First up the Rabbitohs try to Read the rest of this entry »Read more »
Ange Postecoglu’s job was maybe not one that lots of people were scrabbling to land. In fact, we’ve heard the phrase ‘poisoned chalice’ more than a couple of times in recent months in connection with the top job in Australian soccer. And, looking at Australia’s World Cup odds, you could be forgiven for thinking that Postecoglu faces an uphill struggle. Certainly, Group B was not Read the rest of this entry »Read more »
Round Four of the 2014 AFL season came to a close yesterday afternoon when Freemantle eased past Essendon, and with the dust settling, reigning premiers Hawthorn find themselves topping the ladder and looking good. You can get all your Round Five odds by following the link, and have a look below for our breakdown of some of the bets on offer as the season rumbles on.
Obviously, Hawthorn haven’t done themselves any harm in the opening rounds. It’s always Read the rest of this entry »Read more »
In the FIFA rankings, the Netherlands have just moved down a few places, ending up as the 15th-placed side on the list. You can see all their World Cup odds for the World Cup in Brazil by following that link, and you’ll see that they are shorter than what you’ll get for any sort of success by the Socceroos.
And that’s because the Read the rest of this entry »Read more »
The ladder might not be looking exactly how we expected it to look after five rounds of NRL, and there will no doubt be some close games and plenty of talking points when the dust settles on Round Six – but we know that we can expect to see some great games, and we can expect there to be some tasty bets on offer at Sportsbet, so make sure you’ve got all your NRL odds at hand by following the link, and especially all those Round Six odds!
Sunday afternoon sees Read the rest of this entry »Read more »
Round Four of the 2014 season looks like it’s packed with promise, and it all comes to a close on Sunday night, so make sure you’ve got all your AFL odds, and your Round Four odds in particular for any teams you’ve got your eye on.
Sunday’s AFL entertainment kicks off with a match between the Swans and North Melbourne, who are right next to each other on the ladder after Read the rest of this entry »Read more »