Tipsters

Tarr turns in a Star performance for the Guests at Pontefract

The Guests opened up a decent lead at the top of the Tipster Challenge table, after Luke Tarr turned in a strong performance at Pontefract. Tarr, Head of Public Relations at Star Sports since 2008, picked out three winners including the 11/4 Silver Alliance, who was also backed by both SBC and Timeform. In fact, it was Timeform who collected …

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Luke Tarr of Star Sports picks his Pontefract race winners

Luke Tarr, Head of Public Relations at Star Sports, is back for a second tilt at the Tipster Challenge at Pontefract. After returning 16.50 points on his first outing in May, he will be hopeful of extending the Guest’s lead at the top of the leaderboard. Star Sports will be competing against SBC News, Timeform and Stephen Harris, the Horse …

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Tipster Challenge – Colossus at Glorious Goodwood

This week’s Tipster Challenge guest is Laurence Jones of Colossus Bets. The Guests are currently sitting pretty at the top of the leaderboard but that could all change today at Goodwood.  Laurence is Betting Operations Manager at Colossus, and this is a position he’s held since 2012. You can follow the progress live by following @SBCGAMINGNEWS on Twitter, and use …

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Timeform picks four winners in the Tipster Challenge at Bath

Betfred helped the Guests extend the lead at the top of the Tipster Challenge table to 5.51 points. Represented by Michael Whittle, Sports Acquisition Executive at Betfred, the Guests picked up a pair of winners and 2.68 points. However, it was Timeform who enjoyed the most successful day at Bath Races, as the combined victories for Dawn Horizons (4/5), Pine …

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Betfred return to hold off SBC News in the Tipster Challenge

Michael Whittle is back for a second go at the Tipster Challenge in Bath. Whittle has been the Sports Acquisition Executive at Betfred since 2013, having started out as a Digital Marketing Assistant after graduating from the University of Salford with a BSc in Business Studies with Marketing Management. He will be looking to improve upon a record of two …

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Equotion brings Big Data to the Tipster Challenge

Three winners from bettingexpert’s Stephen Harris last week saw him leapfrog SBC News into second place behind the ever changing but ever impressive Guests team.  This week’s Guest representative is James Waterhouse of Equotion who’ll be hoping to improve on last week’s Guest tally of just a single winner. Equotion is a big data analytics firm which has developed a …

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Harris takes bettingexpert into Tipster Challenge contention

Stephen Harris, the Horse Racing Guru at bettingexpert, stood out from the crowd on a slow day for our experts in the Tipster Challenge at Yarmouth. Harris returned three winners and a total of 12.33 points to move past SBC News into second place on the leaderboard. However, he remains more than 15 points behind the table topping Guests, represented …

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Dafabet looks to increase ‘Guests’ lead in the Tipster Challenge

John Cruces, Head of Marketing Operations at Dafabet, is the latest industry expert to take the Tipster Challenge on SBC News. He will be competing as the ‘Guest’ tipster at Yarmouth Races, alongside regulars Stephen Harris and Timeform. Cruces arrives at a favourable time, after Darren Haines (Heavyweight Sports) stretched the Guests lead to over 15 points last time out. …

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Euro 2016: Can Germany keep a semi-final clean sheet for the first time?

With the semi-finals about to kick in at Euro 2016 tournament, SBC brings some more bite-size facts about teams in the final four, as provided by iSportGenius. Portugal vs Wales: Kick-off Wednesday July 6, 8:00pm BST Seven of the last 11 semi-finals at the UEFA Euros have gone to extra time, five of which went to penalties. Each of Portugal’s last …

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Darren Haines produces ‘Heavyweight’ performance at Catterick

Darren Haines served up a ‘heavyweight’ performance in the Tipster Challenge at Catterick, as the Guest team moved past 130 points, opening up a lead which now stands at 16.85 points. Haines, who works for Sports Marketing and PR company Heavyweight Sports, picked out three winners, including the long odds Bold Spirit (11/1) in the sixth race of the day …

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