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Betting Preview – Saturday 11th October 2014

Saturday’s sport includes live Euro 2016 qualifiers, The Cesarewitch meeting at Newmarket, World Grand Prix Darts 1/4 and 1/2 finals and more.

There are eight Euro 2016 qualifiers taking place:

Group D: Ireland v Gibraltar (5.00pm, RTE2 & Sky Sports 3)
Group D: Scotland v Georgia (5.00pm, Sky Sports 5)
Group I: Armenia v Serbia (5.00pm)
Group F: Romania v Hungary (5.00pm)
Group F: Finland v Greece (7.45pm)
Group F: Northern Ireland v Faroe Islands (7.45pm, Sky Sports 5)
Group I: Albania v Denmark (7.45pm)
Group D: Poland v Germany (7.45pm, ITV4)
Brazil and Argentina play an International friendly in Beijing – kick-off is at 1.05pm, live on ITV4.

The League 2 clash between Cambridge United and Oxford United is live from 12.15pm on Sky Sports 1.

In the English Conference, Alfreton Town v Torquay United is live from 5.30pm on BT Sport 2.

There are seven meetings from Ireland and the UK. They are:

York (1.50pm, Flat)
Musselburgh (1.55pm, Flat)
Chepstow (2.00pm, National Hunt)
Newmarket (2.05pm, Flat)
Hexham (2.10pm, National Hunt)
Fairyhouse (2.15pm, National Hunt)
Wolverhampton (5.50pm, Flat)

They also race in South Africa at Turffontein (10.55am, Flat) and Durbanville (12.25pm, Flat)

The live game in the Major League is Baltimore Orioles v Kansas City Royals.
Live coverage from 9.00pm on BT Sport 2.

India play West Indies in the second match of the five-game series in Delhi.
Live coverage from 9.55am on Sky Sports 2.

It’s semi-finals day at the World Grand Prix of Darts in Citywest, Dublin.
Live coverage from 7.00pm on Sky Sports 2.

Day four of the BDO Darts tournament in Hull – live from 12.00pm on Eurosport.

On the European Tour, the Portugal Masters (live from 1.00pm on Sky Sports 4) moves into day three at Vilamoura, while on the PGA Tour, the Open (live from 10.00pm on Sky Sports 4) also moves into round three in Napa, California.

There are five BAGS cards across the day:

Romford (10.31am)
Crayford (10.38am)
Newcastle (2.24pm)
Sittingbourne (6.28pm)
Monmore (6.38pm)

Qualifying take place for the Russian Grand Prix – round 16 of the F1 season.
Live coverage from 12.00pm on BBC One & Setanta Ireland

The Super League Grand Final involves St Helens and Wigan Warriors.
Live coverage from 6.00pm on Sky Sports 1.

In the Pro12, three games are down for decision:
Edinburgh v Newport Gwent Dragons (2.40pm, Sky Sports 1)
Zebre v Leinster (4.00pm)
Ulster v Glasgow Warriors (5.05pm, Sky Sports 4)

In the Aviva Premiership, four games take place:
London Welsh v Newcastle Falcons (2.30pm)
Exeter Chiefs v London Irish (3.00pm)
Saracens v Gloucester (3.00pm)
Northampton Saints v Sale Sharks (3.15pm, BT Sport 1)

On the ATP Tour, the Shanghai Masters (live from 9.30am on Sky Sports 4 &1.00pm on Sky Sports 3) moves into day seven, while on the WTA Tour, the Generali Ladies (Linz, Austria) – live from 12.30pm on Eurosport, Japan Open and Tianjin Open (China) all continue.