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WEST HAM UNITED v Newcastle United
by redhammer on 26 Nov at 10:27
West Ham United v Newcastle United 29-11-2014. 15.00. The Boleyn. A West Ham Preview Last Time Out Everton 2-1 West Ham United The Game Well hidden but rumors grew on Saturday that West Ham were missing players and indeed they were as Song, Valencia, Kouyate, Sakho and Downing were all ruled out, 5 first choice, not first team, but first choice players were out with the latter (Downing) now in the middle of a row between club and country as legal action is being considered. Nolan returned to the starting eleven which many feared and Carroll started with just 2 minutes of premier league action under his belt this season. We started well and Amalfitano missed a decent chance after good work by Jenkinson, who put in more crosses on Saturday than the whole Arsenal team did later on against Man Utd. However it was..
Saunders v Eubank - Saturday - BoxNation
by FrankieMonkhouse on 24 Nov at 09:45
One of the most talked about domestic fights in recent years goes ahead in London on Saturday when unbeaten pair Billy Joe Saunders and Chris Eubank Jnr clash for British, Commonwealth and European middleweight titles. It’s an old cliché in the fight game, somebodies ‘0’ has to go, but don’t we just love it! BoxNation screen all of the action live from the ExCel Arena and bookmakers give fans the chance to back their opinions up with a bet. This fight has split opinion right down the middle and odds compilers have taken up their position on the fence with little to separate the warring pair in the betting. 25-year-old Billy Joe Saunders signed professional terms with promoter Frank Warren after a hugely impressive career in the amateur ranks which culminated with an appearance at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing...
All Draws Multiple Strategy - The Challenge Returns
by tbuckley on 26 Nov at 01:27
All Draws Multiple Strategy - The Challenge Returns I absolutely love taking on a challenge, especially a football betting related one that can hopefully offer fun, interest and help to people. A few months ago, fellow OLBG member Josephfred350 posted on another blog to say that he couldn't find anybody who covered specifically selecting draws so I saw as the challenge for me and it's one that I really could not resist. I did the All Draw Multiples Challenge for 4 weeks and really enjoyed it, results were up and down, much like this season in general, but overall with bets done to 10p unit stake, I staked £15.00 in total on all draw multiples and returned £23.38, returning a profit of £8.38, or 58% profit for those that like the percentages. That 4 week phase of the All Draw Multiple challenge was..
Emirates Australian Open Preview
by jimmywomble on 25 Nov at 23:40
Nitties to Upstage Big Names at Australian Open There’s a move to Sydney this week for the Australian Tour as they combine with the OneAsia Tour for the Emirates Australian Open. Last year this was the final leg of the Triple Crown and Adam Scott was denied taking the Crown by Rory McIlroy on the very last hole. That was at the Royal Sydney GC but this year it moves away from Sydney Harbour down towards Botany Bay and the Australian GC which has hosted this event several times in the past, most recently in 2004 & 2007. It’s an early evening start UK time around 7.45pm on Wednesday 26th November. The Course & Past Winners Its 110 years since the Australian Open was first held and the winner then was the Honourable Michael Scott. It too was..
Strictly Come Dancing 2014 - Series 12 - Week 10 #SCD
by garlicsauce on 26 Nov at 20:40
Strictly Come Dancing 2014 - Series 12 - Week 10 #SCD Opening Show - Read It Here! Week 2 - Read It Here! Movie Week - Read it Here! Week 4 - Read it Here! Week 5 - Read it Here! Halloween - Read it Here! Week 7 - Read it Here! Week 8 - Read it Here! Week 9 - Read it Here! The show continues to go from strength to strength, beating I’m a Celebrity in the viewers stakes last Sunday night! We go ‘Around the World’ this week and there’s plenty to look forward to. Will we see our first full house? There’s plenty of potential as we see the contestants cut down to six after this week! THIS IS A NO SPOILER BLOG AND THE RESULTS WILL ONLY BE UPDATED ONCE ANNOUNCED IN THE RESULTS SHOW ON SUNDAY Caroline Flack & Pasha Kovalev Caroline was unlucky with a wardrobe..
Hennessy Gold Cup, Newbury, Stats & Pointers & 25/1 Pick
by The Executioner on 21 Nov at 18:56
The Hennessy is a staying handicap chase that is steeped in history, run over 3 miles two and a half furlongs at Newbury, it was established back in 1957 ( the first three runnings were at Cheltenham ) and is open to horses aged four years old and upwards. The first winner of the race was Mandarin ( also took the race in 1961 ) and he was owned by Peggy Hennessy who was a member of the sponsors family. Legends of the turf such as Arkle ( 1964 & 65 ) , Mill House ( ‘63 ) etched their names on the victory roll of honour and also won the Cheltenham Gold Cup at the festival in March, as too did Bregawn ( ’82) , Burrough Hill Lad ( ’84 ) , Denman ( ’07 & ’09..
20/1 shot for the Hennessy Gold Cup (Updated 27th Nov)
by Micko70 on 24 Nov at 23:08
The Hennessy Gold Cup is a top class handicap chase that is run at Newbury in either late November or early December. The race is run over 3 miles 2 and a half furlongs and 21 fences will be jumped during the race. Could we see this years Cheltenham Gold Cup winner running in this race, both Bob's Worth & Denman have won this race before winning the Gold Cup, in total 8 horses have won this race before going to glory in the Gold Cup in their careers. I am using 10 trends for this race, they are Age, Weight, Official Rating, Last Time Out, Last Run, Year Runs, Year Wins, Chase Wins, Graded Wins & Distance Any horse passing a trend with 10 gets 5 points, a 9 gets 4 points, an 8 gets 3 points, a 7 gets 2 points..
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