Betting Preview – Thursday 16th October 2014

Thursday’s sport includes five race meetings from Ireland and the UK, three live golf tournaments, European Challenge Cup rugby and more.

There are five meetings from Ireland and the UK. They are:
Uttoxeter (2.00pm, National Hunt)
Brighton (2.10pm, Flat)
Punchestown (2.15pm, National Hunt)
Wincanton (2.20pm, National Hunt)
Wolverhampton (5.30pm, Flat)

They also race in South Africa at Turffontein (12.10pm, Flat)

The live game in the Major League are:
St Louis Cardinals @ San Francisco Giants (1.00am, ESPN)
Baltimore Orioles @ Kansas City Royals (9.00pm, ESPN)

On the European Tour, the Hong Kong Open (live from 5.00am on Sky Sports 4) gets underway, while on the PGA Tour, the Shriners Hospital for Children Open (live form 10.00pm on Sky Sports 4) begins.

The World Matchplay continues at the London Golf Club in Kent – live from 11.30am on Sky Sports 4.

There are seven BAGS cards across the day:
Sunderland (11.03am)
Sheffield (11.11am)
Romford (2.08pm)
Crayford (2.18pm)
Sittingbourne (6.28pm)
Newcastle (6.33pm)
Monmore (6.39pm)

In the European Challenge Cup, Gloucester play Brive (7.45pm, Sky Sports 1)

On the ATP Tour, the Kremlin Cup (live from 1.30pm & 5.00pm on BT Sport 2), Stockholm Open and Erste Bank Open continue, while on the WTA Tour, the Luxembourg Open (live from 11.00am on Eurosport) and Kremlin Cup also continue.