Betting Preview – Thursday 26th February

Thursday’s sport includes three UK race meetings, Europa League action, Premier League darts, the Honda Classic & Joburg Open commence and lots more.

The Europa League continues this evening and the live games from the second leg last 32 encounters are:
Besiktas v Liverpool (Kick-off 6.00pm, TV3 & ITV4)
Inter Milan v Celtic (Kick-off 6.00pm, Setanta Ireland & BT Sport 1)
Fiorentina v Tottenham Hotspur (Kick-off 6.00pm, BT Sport 2).
Everton v BSC Young Boys (Kick-off 8.05pm, UTV & Setanta Ireland)
Feyenoord v Roma (Kick-off 8.05pm, BT Sport 1).
Athletic Bilbao v Torino (Kick-off 8.05pm, BT Sport 2).

Meanwhile, live Copa Libertadores football takes place:
Internacional v Universidad de Chile (Kick-off 11.15pm, Setanta Sports 1).

There are three meetings from the UK. They are:
Ludlow (1.50pm, National Hunt)
Southwell (2.10pm, Flat)
Taunton (2.00, National Hunt)
Thurles (2.15, National Hunt)
Chelmsford City (5.35pm, Flat)

They also race in Dubai at Meydan (2.35, Flat), meanwhile out in South Africa, the race at Vaal (10.15, Flat) and in France at Chantilly (12.00 Flat).

The ICC World Cup continues:
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka (6.00am, Sky Sports World Cup)

The Premier League darts continues this evening with the action summing from the Odyssey Arena in Belfast (live from 7.00pm on Sky Sports 1).
Matches include:
Kim Huybrechts v Dave Chisnall
Gary Anderson v James Wade
Stephen Bunting v Raymond van Barneveld
Van Gerwen v Adrian Lewis
Phil Taylor v Peter Wright

The BDO World Trophy also takes place:
Coverage of the opening day of the tournament from EventCity in Manchester is live (Eurosport 2, 6.30pm)

The Joburg Open. Coverage of the first session of the opening day’s play at the Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club in South Africa (8.20am & 12pm Sky Sports 4).
Meanwhile, the Honda Classic gets underway on the PGA National Champion Course in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida (7.30pm Sky Sports 4).

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

On the ATP Tour, tournaments continue in Dubai (live from 11.00am Sky Sports 3), Acapulco (live from 10.25pm on Sky Sports 3) and Buenos Aires, while on the WTA Tour, tournaments take place in Acapulco and Qatar (live from 12.30pm, 2.30pm and 4.30pm on BT Sport 2).