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Chris Rivers

An experienced journalist, Chris is very knowledgeable on a host of different sports and often focuses on NFL, boxing and Formula One. Chris is also a regular at the Emirates Stadium, which adds to his knowledge of top flight and European football.

Cheltenham Festival: Day Four Preview

Day Four of a fantastic Cheltenham Festival is upon us and we look at the feature races on the card. There‚Äôs no better place to start than the Blue Riband event of the meeting and it looks like a hugely competitive Gold Cup renewal. Al Boum Photo @ 20/1 – Cheltenham 3.30 In a wide-open […]

Rams to enjoy day at the Seaside

Newport County’s bid to claim perhaps the biggest FA Cup upset of modern times takes centre stage when it comes to Saturday’s fifth-round matches, but those looking for a shock should be focusing on the south coast. Derby double chance @ 1/1 The Rams have already claimed the scalp of one Premier League side this […]

Free-scoring Wolves to end Monday hoodoo

Having found goals hard to come by during the early part of the season, Wolverhampton Wanderers have been hitting the back of the net for fun of late. They’ve scored over 30 per cent of their league goals in their last three games but will find it slightly tougher to improve on that tally when […]

Patriots out to secure another Super Bowl

The New England Patriots will be contesting their ninth Super Bowl in the last 18 years on Sunday in Atlanta, a record unmatched in the history of the NFL. Should they get the better of the Los Angeles Rams, it will be the sixth time Bill Belichick and Tom Brady having combined to lift the […]

England to keep it tight in Dublin

The Six Nations is finally upon us and what a weekend to kick off this year’s edition of the tournament as 4/5 favourites and defending champions Ireland play host to England. The Irish are the form side in world rugby right now, but Eddie Jones’ men head across the Irish Sea with a point to […]

Dons hold no fear for Hammers

The FA Cup is a competition West Ham United should take a bit more seriously than usual this year given their comfortable position in mid-table in the Premier League. With their last major trophy coming way back in 1980, the Hammers are due a good run in the competition and should have no issues against […]

Championship game no Brees for Saints

A place in Super Bowl LIII is tantalisingly close for the last four teams standing as we prepare for the AFC and NFC Championship games on Sunday. Three of the four semi-finalists gave a glimpse of their Super Bowl credentials in the divisional round of the play-offs, but for New Orleans Saints there were more […]

Jittery Chiefs to suffer more play-off heartbreak

We are down to eight in the NFL post-season as football fans gear up for arguably the most exciting weekend of the year, the divisional round. Wildcard weekend threw up plenty of shocks and it could be worth opposing the favourites again, particularly the Kansas City Chiefs. Indianapolis Colts to win @ 39/20 No team […]

Big guns to fall at fourth

One of Arsenal or Manchester United will see their FA Cup dream ended in the fourth round after the Premier League giants were paired together in Monday’s draw, while 11/4 favourites Manchester City and Chelsea will fancy their chances of progressing after being handed home ties. Liverpool were the biggest causalities in the third round […]

Luck on Colts side in play-offs

It is time for the NFL season to get serious as we enter wildcard weekend and it all gets under way with a mouth-watering AFC South match-up as the Indianapolis Colts travel to divisional rivals Houston Texans on Saturday. Colts to win @ 21/20 The Colts have already been to the Lone Star state and […]