Cowboys Relying On Inside Information To Beat Roosters

North Queensland coach Paul Green knows every Roosters play having helped mastermind last year’s premiership, but the rookie Cowboys mentor isn’t the only ex-Roosters plotting the premier’s downfall on Friday night with 5 Cowboys facing their former club. Kane Linnett, Tautau Moga, Rory Kostjasyn, James Tamou and Glenn Hall have all worn a Roosters jersey…

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Bulldogs A Bolt From The Blue And White

A mountain of support has come for the Bulldogs ahead of Friday night’s semi-final against the Sea Eagles, with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au reporting more than 4 times the money being placed on the Dogs. Canterbury has firmed from $1.80 as a result of the plunge while Manly are friendless in betting – drifting from $2.00…

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Selwood Firms Again For Brownlow, Swans Best Backed

With only one week until the Brownlow Medal count, punters continue to think Joel Selwood has it in the bag, now the best backed player overall and firming in from $2.85 to $2.65 with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au. Port’s Robbie Gray also continues to loom as a real threat, in from $7.00 to $6.50, while punters…

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Track Not Maid To Order

A track upgrade may be behind a lack of interest in Golden Rose favourite Bring me The Maid. Despite firming in from $4.40, online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au reports little support for the $3.50 favourite. The same can’t be said for Better Land ($7.00), who the punters have identified as value and remains the best backed runner….

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Better Luck For Better Land?

Punters are banking on Better Land getting an unimpeded run in Saturday’s Golden Rose at Rosehill. Better Land has firmed into $7.00 with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au. Hallowed Crown ($5.50) remains a firm second pick for the three-year-old Group 1. “Better Land was trapped deep when resuming and last start was poleaxed by the wayward Liberation…

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Author Richard Flanagan $8 Chance For 2014 Man Booker Prize

Aussie author Richard Flanagan has been installed the $8 outsider at Sportingbet.com.au to win the Man Booker prize with his novel The Narrow Road To the Deep North. Sportingbet makes How To Be Both by Ali Smith its $3.50 favourite, in front of J by Howard Jacobson ($5) and Neel Mukherjee’s The Lives Of Others…

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Myer Spring Fashion Lunch

More than 700 guests in glamorous racewear will welcome the new racing season in fabulous style from 12 noon tomorrow (Wednesday) at Flemington’s annual Myer Spring Fashion Lunch . Hosted by Channel Seven’s Samantha Armytage and Mark Beretta from Sunrise , the sold out event will be headlined by a Myer racewear parade showcasing the…

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Spirit To Mix It In Cup

Consistent country stayer Single Spirit is poised to chase more Cup glory at Moree on Sunday. The five-year-old, who has claimed Cup wins in Coffs Harbour and Casino, is $4.00 favourite with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au. Strictly Concert is second pick at $4.60 ahead of promising stayer Eanie Meanie ($6.00). “Single Spirit has won two Cups…

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Mitchell Johnson Breaking Opponents Hearts And Bones

Mitchell Johnson is the most dangerous bowler in the world – literally! Just ask South African Ryan Mclaren, who suffered a broken arm after being on the end of a Johnson thunderbolt. Englishman Jimmy Anderson has also ended up in a cast due to the Aussie’s sheer pace. Online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au believes other batsmen around…

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Punter Plonks $40K On Hawks

There is at least one punter who thinks the Kennett Curse is well and truly broken, betting $40,000 with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au that the Hawks ($1.50) will smash the Cats ($2.60) this Friday night. It’s been all one way traffic in this match, with more than eight times the money bet on the Hawks over…

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