Betting Preview – Saturday 20th September 2014


Saturday’s sport includes a full schedule of live football, six race meeting from Ireland and the UK, Rugby Union action and more.

Six games are scheduled to take place in the Premier League. The live games are:
QPR v Stoke City (12.45pm, BT Sport 1)
Aston Villa v Arsenal (3.00pm, Setanta Sports 1)
West Ham v Liverpool (5.30pm, Sky Sports 1)

In the English Championship, the early kick-off involves Watford v Bournemouth (12.15pm, Sky Sports 1)

In Europe’s main leagues, the live games involve:
Bundesliga – Mainz 05 v Borussia Dortmund (5.30pm, BT Sports 1)
Ligue 1 – Nantes v Nice (7.00pm. BT Sports 2)
La Liga – Atl Madrid v Celta Vigo (7.00pm, Sky Sports 5)
La Liga – Espanyol v Malaga (9.00pm, Sky Sports 5)
Serie A – Ac Milan v Juventus (7.45pm, BT Sport 1)

In the EA Sports CUP, Dundalk v Shamrock Rovers (Setanta Ireland, 5.45pm)

There are six meetings from Ireland and the UK. They are:
Ayr (1.30pm, Flat)
Newbury (1.20pm, Flat)
Newmarket (1.55pm, Flat)
Catterick (2.10pm, Flat)
Listowel (2.00pm, Flat)
Wolverhampton (5.50pm, Flat)

They also race in South Africa at Turffontein (11.00am, Flat) and Durbanville (12.30pm, Flat)

There are five BAGS cards across the day:
Romford (10.31am)
Crayford (10.38am)
Newcastle (2.24pm)
Sittingbourne (6.28pm)
Monmore (6.38pm)

The Wales Open. Coverage of the third day at the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport (live from 1.30pm on Sky Sports 4).

Rugby Union Pro 12 :
Newport Gwent Dragons v Glasgow Warriors. Coverage of the match at Rodney Parade, as the sides play their third fixture of the new campaign. (Kick-off 2.40pm Sky Sports 1)

Premiership Rugby Union:
Bath v Leicester Tigers. All the action from the top-flight encounter at the Recreation Ground. (Kick-off 3.15pm BT Sport 1).

ITM Cup Rugby Union:
Auckland v North Harbour. This morning’s double bill from New Zealand gets under way with this cross-over fixture at Eden Park. (Kick-off 6.35am Sky Sports 3).

Manawatu v Southland. Coverage of the latest Championship fixture of the season, which takes place at the Arena Manawatu in Palmerston North, New Zealand. (Kick-off 8.35am Sky Sports 3)

Top 14 Rugby Union:
Montpellier v Stade Francais. Coverage of the match from the sixth round of fixtures in France’s top flight, held at the Altrad Stadium. (Kick-off 7.45pm Sky Sports 3)

First Utility Super League:
Warrington Wolves v Widnes Vikings. Eddie Hemmings and Mike Stephenson present coverage of the first elimination play-off match, from the Halliwell Jones Stadium. (Kick-off 2.45pm Sky Sports 3)

Leeds Rhinos v Catalan Dragons. Eddie Hemmings and Mike Stephenson present coverage of the second elimination play-off match, which takes place at Headingley. (Kick-off 5.15pm Sky Sports 3)

Champions League T20:
Dolphins v Perth Scorchers. Coverage of the Group A contest from the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium in Mohali, India, between the South African and Australian teams. (11:20am Eurosport)

Kings XI Punjab v Barbados Tridents. Coverage of the Group B match from the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium in Mohali, India, between the Indian and West Indian teams. (3:20pm Eurosport)

Christopher Rebrasse v George Groves. Coverage of the bout for the WBC Silver and European Super-Middleweight titles at Wembley Arena.(Sky Sports2. 10.00pm)