Champions League Betting Odds for Quarterfinals

Champions League Betting Odds for Quarterfinals

The European Champions League quarterfinals may be only half over, but it doesn’t look great for the four losers of the first leg. We find Real Madrid, Barcelona and Liverpool with three-goal leads, while Bayern Munich is up by just one (but heading home for the second leg). Let’s recap the first leg and look ahead to the second. And, while we’re at it, let’s check out the bet365 odds of winning the Champions League as of April 5. Barcelona and Real Madrid are now co-favorites at 9/4 — with Bayern Munich 10/3, Liverpool 11/2, Manchester City 16/1, Sevilla 150/1, Roma 200/1 and Juventus at 250/1. Bet on football at bet365.com Manchester City vs Liverpool April 10 Liverpool may have Manchester City’s number this year. The Reds are the only team to down the Premier League leaders in league action and lightning has now struck twice with an emphatic 3-0 …

Anthony Joshua clashes with Joseph Parker in Heavyweight Title Unification Fight

Anthony Joshua clashes with Joseph Parker in Heavyweight Title Unification Fight

Boxing fans are getting their wish: More and more world champions are unifying their titles against each other. Fight fans are in for a treat March 31 as the heavyweight division will move one step closer to seeing an undisputed champion. Bet on boxing at bet365 The Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales will be the site of this weekend’s clash between IBF, IBO and WBA (super) Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua of Watford, England vs. WBO titleholder Joshua Parker of South Auckland, New Zealand. BETTING ODDS As of March 28, bet365 has Joshua listed as a 1/6 favorite to win the bout  with Parker at 9/2 — and a draw 33/1. bet365 also listed the odds of the fight going the distance at 7/2 for “yes” and 1/6 for “no.” In addition, Joshua is 1/3 to win by stoppage with Parker 13/2.* This is a highly anticipated showdown since both men are undefeated champions …

Champions League Betting Odds for English Teams

Champions League Betting Odds for English Teams

The English Premier League is back in action this weekend following the international break and although the title race is all but over there’s lots to play for at both ends of the table. Bet on Premier League football at bet365 Premier League bottom feeders will hope to fight off relegation to the second-tier Championship League at the end of the season, while the top squads will battle for a European Champions League berth. There’s literally millions of dollars at stake here for all teams involved, considering relegation costs clubs a huge chunk of revenue and a Champions League spot results in a multi-million dollar windfall. Just one problem. The math doesn’t work. We have a situation where six clubs are fighting for the top four positions. We can now safely say there’s five teams fighting for three spots since nobody’s going to knock Manchester City out of the top …

Gambling Odds for Final 8 in Champions League 2018

Gambling Odds for Final 8 in Champions League 2018

Now it’s getting good: With the European Champions League draw held March 16, we’re down to the final eight teams. The slate features some fascinating matchups, including an all-English encounter. Bet on the Champions League at bet365 The pairings are as follows: Barcelona vs Roma (Wed. Apr. 4 in Barcelona and Tue. Apr. 10 in Rome) Sevilla vs Bayern Munich (Tue. Apr. 3 in Seville and Wed. Apr. 11 in Munich) Juventus vs Real Madrid (Tue. Apr. 3 in Turin and Wed. Apr. 11 in Madrid) Liverpool vs Manchester City (Wed. Apr. 4 in Liverpool and Tue. Apr. 10 in Manchester) Betting Odds: Barcelona, Bayern, Munich and Manchester City are favored to make the semifinals with the Juventus vs Real Madrid clash a rematch of last season’s final. Let’s take a closer look at the final eight clubs as well as their current 365 betting odds of winning the tournament …

Champions League Betting: Which Teams will be in the Quarterfinals?

Champions League Betting: Which Teams will be in the Quarterfinals?

The wildly popular European Champions League will be down to the final eight teams by March 14 as the second legs of the round-of-16 end this week. So who are the favorites to grab this year’s coveted tournament, which concludes in Kiev, Ukraine on May 26? Let’s take a look… Bet on the Champions League at bet365 We know it won’t be Tottenham Hotspur, Porto, FC Basel or Paris Saint-Germain. They were all eliminated from action last week. As of March 11, this leaves Manchester City and Liverpool of the English Premier League as certain quarterfinalists — along with Juventus of the Italian Serie A and Spanish giants Real Madrid. These four clubs are in. As far as the other four candidates, it’s anybody’s guess. But it looks like reigning German Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich are a good bet following their devastating 5-0 first-leg home win over Besiktas of Turkey. …

Cheltenham Festival 2018: An Overview

Cheltenham Festival 2018: An Overview

The wildly popular Cheltenham Festival is rapidly approaching on the horse racing calendar. The four days of festivities are set for March 13-16 in England’s gorgeous Cotswolds region in Gloucestershire. Wager on Cheltenham at bet365 As always, the National Hunt jump racing activities occur at Prestbury Park Racecourse and feature about 500 of the best Irish, British and internationally trained horses in the sport. HEFTY PRIZE MONEY Cheltenham remains a significant, decidedly important event on the UK racing calendar — in large part because the Grand National is the only event that doles out more prize money. And you want some excitement and color to go with your gambling? There will be plenty of nattily attired Irish punters in attendance given Saint Patrick’s Day coincides with the Tuesday-Friday event. The festival expects roughly 200,000 denizens to join the action. BIG RACES, BIG BETS The four days of racing features a …

Horse Racing: Popular Cheltenham Festival Overshadows Competition

Horse Racing: Popular Cheltenham Festival Overshadows Competition

There’s no doubt the Grand National at Aintree is still the granddaddy of all jump horse racing events in the UK, but like a state trooper in hot pursuit of a fleeing bandit, the Cheltenham Festival is steadily gaining ground. There’s no doubt the Grand National at Aintree is still the granddaddy of all jump horse racing events in the UK, but like a state trooper in hot pursuit of a fleeing bandit, the Cheltenham Festival is steadily gaining ground. Wager on Cheltenham at bet365 Cheltenham is held every mid-March with the Grand National typically following a few weeks later. The 2018 Cheltenham Festival is set for March 13-16. Each year, as winter thaws, all British and Irish horse racing enthusiasts look forward to the four-day event at Cheltenham Racecourse in Prestbury Park regardless of the unpredictable weather. A typical festival will draw crowds of about 200,000 from the UK …

Cheltenham 2018: Gold Cup Odds

Cheltenham 2018: Gold Cup Odds

Horse racing fans and gamblers are in for a treat March 13-16 at Cheltenham Racecourse in England as the annual four-day jump racing festival will feature a total of 28 different races overall. Wager on Cheltenham at bet365 The event kicks off on Tuesday with the Novices Hurdle, Arkle Challenge Trophy, Festival Handicap Chase, Champion Hurdle, David Nicholson Mares Hurdle, National Hunt Chase and Novices Handicap Chase. Wednesday is Ladies Day and the races are the Neptune Novices Hurdle, RSA Chase, Coral Cup, Queen Mother Champion Chase, Cross Country Chase, Fred Winter Juvenile Hurdle and the Champion Bumper. On Thursday you’ll be able to watch and wager on the JLT Novices Chase, Pertemps Final Hurdle, Ryanair Chase, Stayers Hurdle, Festival Plate, Mares Novices Hurdle and Kim Muir Challenge Cup. The festival comes to a crackling finale on Friday with Gold Cup Day and features the Triumph Hurdle, County Handicap Hurdle, …

Can anybody catch Manchester City?

Can anybody catch Manchester City?

City’s club-record winning streak came to an end on Dec. 6 though when Shakhtar Donetsk beat them 2-1 in a European Champions League clash. City’s still in the driver’s seat heading into the Manchester Derby at Old Trafford on Dec. 10, but their confidence won’t be quite as high.