Betting Preview – Sunday 21st December

A packed day of sport on Sunday, including two Premier League matches, three race meetings in Ireland & the UK, the World Darts Championship continues and lots more.

There are two games scheduled to take place in the Premier League:
Newcastle v Sunderland (1.30pm, Sky Sports 1)
Liverpool v Arsenal (4.00pm, Sky Sports 1)

In the SPL, the game between Dundee United and Celtic is live from 12.15pm on BT Sport 1.

The live games in Europe’s main leagues are:
Serie A – Verona v Chievo (11.30am, ESPN)
Serie A – Atalanta v Palermo (2.00pm, Setanta Ireland)
Serie A – Fiorentina v Empoli (2.00pm, ESPN)
Bundesliga – Hertha Berlin v Hoffenheim (2.30pm, BT Sport 1)
Ligue 1 – St Etienne v Evian (4.00pm, ESPN)
Bundesliga – Freiburg v Hannover (4.30pm, BT Sport 1)
La Liga – Elche v Malaga (6.00pm, Sky Sports 5)
Serie A – Inter Milan v Lazio (7.45pm, BT Sport 1)
La Liga – Athletic Bilbao v Atletico Madrid (8.00pm, Sky Sports 5)
Ligue 1 – Bordeaux v Lyon (8.00pm, Setanta Ireland & BT Sport 2)

There are three meetings from Ireland and the UK. They are:
Thurles (12.20pm, National Hunt)
Lingfield (12.40pm, National Hunt)
Fakenham (1.00pm, National Hunt)

They also race in South Africa at Turffontein (10.00am, Flat)

The live games in the NFL are:
San Francisco 49ers v San Diego Chargers (1.25am, Sky Sports 4)
Pittsburgh Steelers v Kansas City Chiefs (6.00pm, Sky Sports 2)
Dallas Cowboys v Indianapolis Colts (9.25pm, Sky Sports 2)

The live game in the NBA is:
Toronto Raptors v New York Knicks (8.30pm, ESPN)

Australia play India in the fifth and final day of the Second Test at the Brisbane Cricket Ground.
Live coverage from 11.55pm (Sat) on Sky Sports 2.

South Africa play West Indies in the fifth and final day of the opening Test in Brisbane.
Live coverage from 8.25am on Sky Sports 2.

The PDC World Darts Championship continues at the Alexandra Palace in London.
Live coverage from 12.30pm & 7.00pm on Sky Sports 3.

There are seven BAGS cards across the day:
Belle Vue (11.03am)
Hove (11.11am)
Perry Barr (2.06pm)
Kinsley (2.12pm)
Poole (6.04pm)
Sittingbourne (6.11pm)

In the Pro12, Newport Gwent Dragons play Zebre .

In the Aviva Premiership, Wasps play London Irish (2.00pm, BT Sport 2)