October 2018

Dundalk Races: Friday Night Preview

0 5:30pm Claimers are rarely straightforward races and this is no exception. There is even a runner from England, Red Charmer, for Marjorie Fife, who has two runners on the card. Red Charmer headed the…


F1 2018: United States Grand Prix

0 Last Time Out: Ferrari and Red Bull were outpaced and outclassed by Mercedes. It didn’t help that Mercedes’ opposition spent the opening stages of the grand prix tripping over each other – Max Verstappen…


West Ham Utd v Tottenham Hotspur, Premier League

0 Form: West Ham have been coming into form after a poor start to the Premier League season. They lost their opening four games to Liverpool, Bournemouth, Arsenal and Wolves, conceding ten goals in those…


Chelsea v Manchester United, Premier League

0 Mourinho magic needed to avoid Bridge of sighs: There is plenty at stake in this game. Second-placed Chelsea will be keen to lay down a marker. A win would create a gap of ten…


Irish Racing Preview: Birdcatcher Day & more

0 Here’s a quick run-through of this week’s racing in Ireland –  Tuesday: Punchestown stages seven races, four over hurdles, two over fences and a Mares’ Flat Race at 5:15pm to close proceedings. The feature…


British Racing Preview: Champions Day & more

0 QIPCO Champions Day: On Saturday, Britain will stage its most-valuable race meeting of the year, QIPCO Champions Day. It takes place at Ascot and will carry £4.35million in prize-money. The card consists of four…



Defences to the Fore No More

0 Form: 2-3 Seattle Seahawks travel to London to face the Oakland Raiders who forfeit their home game to play in Wembley. Jon Gruden’s men are 1-4 and and are struggling without their star man…


Joe Golden: The Empire Strikes Back?

0 Form: Kansas City Chiefs against the New England Patriots will be the most watched match and also the one with the biggest betting purse this weekend. The KC Chiefs have not only an undefeated…


Three Darts for Dundalk

0 The €50,000 Al Basti Equiworld Carlingford Stakes is the feature tonight at Dundalk. However I’ve tried to solve the puzzle of a trio of handicaps on the card – looking for some each way…