Super League for the Busy Man: Finals Week 1

Super League for the Busy Man: Finals Week 1

Friday, 5am
Wigan v Huddersfield: Huddersfield +10.5 ($1.91)

Saturday, 5am
St Helens v Castleford: Castleford +8.5 ($1.80)

Saturday, 11.45pm
Warrington v Widnes: Warrington -15.5 ($1.80)

Sunday, 2.15am
Leeds v Catalans: Catalans +8.5 ($1.80)

Best: Castleford +8.5 ($1.80)Continue Reading »

The Baron’s Newcastle (Wed) for the Busy Man

The Baron’s Newcastle (Wednesday) for the Busy Man

Race 1 Plain Truth ($8)

Race 2 Nuclear Class ($2.50)

Race 3 Apocalypto ($4.40)

Race 4 Diamondrocker ($3.40)

The Baron’s Wednesday Racing Guide – 17th September

Race 5 He’s Dreamin’ ($8.50)

Race 6 Sweynesse ($2.70)

Race 7 Vilanova ($5.50)

Race 8 Queen Of Kariba ($2.15)

Odds current as of 10:30am on Wednesday 17th September.Continue Reading »

The Baron’s Midweek Racing Guide – Mornington & Newcastle

Baron’s Best Bet
Mornington Race 3, No.4 Staviva
Staviva really impressed The Baron at Moe and he is keen to follow up. This three-year-old gelding is a full brother to Kiwi champ Costa Viva and with only two starts under his belt, has it all in front of him.… Continue Reading »

The Baron’s Daily Tips – Mornington, Redcliffe, Cranbourne & UEFA 17/09/14

Newcastle’s two day carnival kicks off today featuring the Spring Stakes and Cameron Handicap. There’s also black-type racing from Kalgoorlie. The Baron’s best however, comes from Mornington.

The action starts nice and early tomorrow morning as Manchester City travel to the German capital to take on Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League.… Continue Reading »

The Baron’s College Guide for the Busy Man: Week 4

The Baron’s College Guide for the Busy Man: Week 4

The Baron’s college guide went 83-60-1 in 2013 and has opened 2014 16-14 after an 8-2 fill-up for Baron followers in Week 3.

Sunday, 2am
Bowling Green @ Wisconsin: Bowling Green +26.5 ($1.91)

Sunday, 5.30am
Army @ Wake Forest: Wake Forest +2.5 ($1.91)

North Carolina @ East Carolina: North Carolina +2.5 ($1.91)

Utah @ Michigan: Utah +5.5 ($1.91)

Sunday, 6am
Florida Atlantic @ Wyoming: Florida Atlantic +3.5 ($1.91)

Indiana @ Missouri: Missouri -13 ($1.91)

Sunday, 9am
Mississippi State @ LSU: Mississippi State +10 ($1.91)

Sunday, 9.30am
Georgia Southern @ Southern Alabama: Southern Alabama -2.5 ($1.91)

Oklahoma @ West Virginia: Oklahoma -7.5 ($1.90)

Sunday, 10am
Miami Florida @ Nebraska: Nebraska -7 ($1.90)

Best: Utah +5.5 ($1.91)

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The Baron’s UEFA Champions League Preview

The wait is over and the greatest league in the world is back! There is no better feeling than waking up at the crack of dawn to the soothing sound of the Champions League Anthem. The UEFA Champions League is the best football competition in the world and features the best teams from across Europe along with the world’s best players.… Continue Reading »

The Baron’s Daily Bets – Benella, Gloucester Park, Horsham & NFL 16/09/14

Racing today is from Tamworth and Benalla, which is where The Baron is following up on Erghaam (Race 6) having backed him in the past.

We turn our eyes to the US for our sporting action today, with the Colts hosting the Eagles on Monday Night Football.… Continue Reading »

NRL Injury Analysis: Finals Week 2

NRL Injury Analysis: Finals Week 2

Injury Worry Levels

Very High: Manly
High: North Queensland, Penrith
Medium:  Sydney Roosters
Low:  Canterbury
Very Low: South Sydney

CANTERBURY BULLDOGS
Starting 13: 2 – Chase Stanley (Finals), Sam Kasiano (Season)
Bench/Depth: 2 – Corey Thompson (Finals), Lloyd Perrett (Finals), Tim Browne (Season)
Injury Worry Level: Low

MANLY SEA EAGLES
Starting 13: 3 – Glenn Stewart (Season), Jamie Buhrer (Season), Matt Ballin (Season)
Bench/Depth: 1 – Jayden Hodges (Season)
Injury Worry Level: Very High

NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS
Starting 13: 5 –Michael Morgan (Finals Wk2), Kyle Feldt (Finals Wk2), Brent Tate (Season), Lachlan Coote (Season), Cameron King (Season)
Bench/Depth: 1 – Joel Riethmuller (R24)
Injury Worry Level: High

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PENRITH PANTHERS
Starting 13: 3 – Tyrone Peachey (Season), Peter Wallace (Season), Elijah Taylor (Season)
Bench/Depth: 4 – Bryce Cartwright (Season), George Jennings (Season), Isaac John (Season), Kevin Kingston (Season)
Injury Worry Level: High

SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS
Starting 13: 1 – Ben Te’o (Finals)
Bench/Depth: 1 – Beau Champion (Indefinite)
Injury Worry Level: Very Low

SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Starting 13: 1 – Jake Friend (Season)
Bench/Depth: 1 – Heath L’estrange (R25)
Injury Worry Level: Medium

Worry Level Key:
Very High – Team decimated by injury
High – Team missing key playmakers, best players or have significant injuries
Medium – Missing a number of players but can replace for most part
Low – Injuries but primarily to fringe players/depth
Very Low – Almost no injuries

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The Baron’s Daily Bets – Nowra, Kalgoorlie, Shepparton & NFL 15/09/14

Racing today is from Donald, Taree and Nowra, which is where Columkille (Race 2) looks very nicely placed to break his maiden status.

The main focus of Monday sport is on the NFL with week 2 in full swing in the morning.… Continue Reading »

The Baron’s Daily Tips – Cranbourne, Hobart, Healesville and NRL 14/09/14

Racing today is from Dubbo, Casterton and Cranbourne, which is where The Baron is keen on the chances of Godolphin filly Miniver (Race 2).

In sport there’s College Football, EPL and NRL. The Baron thinks it will be a tight tussle in the Storm-Bulldogs elimination final and thus is backing the under total match points.… Continue Reading »