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Ibet: Big guns Manchester City and Chelsea to show their firepower, Football

Ibet: Big guns Manchester City and Chelsea to show their firepower

Manchester City are not on a good run on the face of it. They’ve lost two in a row and were pretty awful for 65 minutes when getting dumped out of the FA Cup by Wigan. But although they lost to Barcelona in midweek, they played very well indeed in my opinion.

By | Football, Notebook, Sport | Friday, 14 March 2014 at 6:37 pm

Ibet: Big Buck’s Age Against Him In World Hurdle, Notebook

Ibet: Big Buck’s Age Against Him In World Hurdle

I’ve been lucky enough to see Big Buck’s score twice at Cheltenham. Indeed I once saw someone (successfully) place a £30,000 win bet on him in the Betfair tent. Nice. The issue here revolves around whether Big Buck’s can regain the crown that injury denied him defending last season.

By | Notebook, Sport | Thursday, 13 March 2014 at 10:35 am

Ibet: Barcelona’s Possession Game Can Lead To A Low Corner Count, Football

Ibet: Barcelona’s Possession Game Can Lead To A Low Corner Count

There’s something not quite right at Barcelona.

By | Football, Notebook, Sport | Tuesday, 11 March 2014 at 6:01 pm

Ibet: Each Way Alternatives To The Favourites In Cheltenham Curtain Raiser, Notebook

Ibet: Each Way Alternatives To The Favourites In Cheltenham Curtain Raiser

Picking Cheltenham winners is the minefield at the best of times, but with horses having run on soft ground for months, and the underfoot conditions now changing to good, we should tread even more carefully as there’s a chance of recent form going out of the window.

By | Notebook, Sport | Monday, 10 March 2014 at 5:56 pm

Ibet: England’s Habit Of Conceding Looks Set To Continue Against Denmark, Notebook

Ibet: England’s Habit Of Conceding Looks Set To Continue Against Denmark

Although betting heavy on friendlies can be a recipe for disaster as managers experiment before the real thing, there do look to be solid reasons for expecting goals when England take on Denmark tonight.

By | Notebook, Sport | Wednesday, 5 March 2014 at 4:28 pm

Ibet: Galatasary and Chelsea: Game Could Be Tight In Turkey, Notebook

Ibet: Galatasary and Chelsea: Game Could Be Tight In Turkey

Galatasary have kept four clean sheets in their last five games, and at home have only conceded two goals in their last seven games.

By | Notebook, Sport | Tuesday, 25 February 2014 at 12:00 am

Ibet: Newcastle struggling to cope with loss of Yohan Cabaye, Football

Ibet: Newcastle struggling to cope with loss of Yohan Cabaye

A difficult Premier League card over the weekend where it’s hard to be confident enough about anything to recommend a solid bet at odds on; and it’s perhaps better to look for some speculative value.

By | Football, Games, Notebook, Sport | Saturday, 22 February 2014 at 11:35 am

Time for Manchester City to step up to the plate, Football

Time for Manchester City to step up to the plate

Manchester City’s game against Barcelona looks a real blockbuster and the home side does look to have a genuine chance of winning.

By | Football, Notebook, Sport | Thursday, 20 February 2014 at 7:32 pm

The Football Lawyer: Once Brazilian players prove their European ancestry, it’s still not easy for them to settle, Football

The Football Lawyer: Once Brazilian players prove their European ancestry, it’s still not easy for them to settle

The fact that there are so many gifted Brazilians actually makes it harder for them to move abroad.

By | Football, Sport | Thursday, 30 January 2014 at 4:37 pm

iBet: Manchester City Predicted To Set A New Goals Record, Sport

iBet: Manchester City Predicted To Set A New Goals Record

Four goals against Cardiff at the weekend made Manchester City the quickest side in English top league history to score 100 goals in a season, and spread betting firm Sporting Index reckon Manuel Pellegrini’s men are going to beat the mark for the most goals scored in an English season in all competitions out of sight.

By | Sport | Thursday, 23 January 2014 at 2:00 am

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