Betting Preview – Wednesday 17th September 2014


Wednesday’s sport includes the remaining eight fixtures in the opening round of the Champions League Group Stage, five race meetings and more.

Eight more group games take place in the opening round of fixtures of the Champions League. The live games are:

Bayern Munich v Man City (7.45pm, RTE Two & Sky Sports 5)
Chelsea v Schalke (7.45pm, Sky Sports 1 & Setanta Ireland)
Barcelona v APOEL Nicosia (7.45pm, Setanta Sports 1)

In the English Championship, two games take place:
Blackburn v Derby (7.45pm)
Nottingham Forest v Fulham (7.45pm)

In the FAI Cup, Finn Harps play Avondale United in a quarter-final replay.

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

Sandown (2.00pm, Flat)
Beverley (2.10pm, Flat)
Yarmouth (2.20pm, Flat)
Listowel (2.25pm, Mixed) – live from 2.30pm on TG4.
Kelso (4.05pm, National Hunt)

They also race in South Africa at Durbanville (12.25pm, Flat)

The live games in the Major League are:
St Louis Cardinals v Milwaukee Brewers (1.15am, ESPN)
Arizona Diamondbacks v San Francisco Giants (8.30pm, ESPN)
Atlanta Braves v Washington Nationals (12.00am Thur, ESPN)

In the Champions League T20, Kolkata Knight Riders play Chennai Super Kings.
Live coverage from 3.20pm on Eurosport 2.

The East Anglican Derby Grand Final is the feature on the card at Yarmouth.
Live coverage from 7.30pm on Sky Sports 2.

There are seven BAGS cards across the day:
Hall Green (11.03am)
Newcastle (11.11am)
Hove (2.08pm)
Belle Vue (2.18pm)
Yarmouth (6.28pm)
Swindon (6.33pm)
Sunderland (6.39pm)