Why is Cheltenham such a Big Deal at OddsMonkey?

There are only 46 days until the biggest festival of the year is here for matched bettors – Cheltenham Festival.  It is the time of year OddsMonkey members look forward to the most. Put simply it is because for many it is the most profitable 4 days in the calendar year for making profit from […]

Lewis Hamilton Favourite for SPOTY Award

Lewis Hamilton is the clear favourite to win Sports Personality of the Year, but is that a good thing for the F1 superstar? It certainly looks a good bet! OddsMonkey has looked back through the records, and in the last ten years 70% of the pre-show favourites have gone on to win. However, huge upsets […]

Is Deadpool buying Wrexham AFC?

There have been some notable investors in British clubs in recent history from Abramovich at Chelsea, the Glazers at Manchester United and of course Sheikh Mansour at Man City it certainly isn’t uncommon to hear rumours of interest in clubs up and down the country. But perhaps one of the most interesting is the most […]

Premier League sack race for new season begins

The Premier League sack race has already begun and Bookmakers put West Ham boss David Moyes at the head of the betting. Moyes arrived midway through last season replacing Manuel Pellegrini, – and clearly he is not expected to be in place for the long-term. Aside from Moyes, and it is Roy Hodsgon next in […]

The Premier League Opening Weekend is set to be Action Packed

The Premier League has officially released the upcoming season’s fixture list and of course the opening weekend looks as exciting as ever! Albeit with the exception of a few delays – Man City and Man United have been afforded delayed kick-offs due to European involvement, also Wolves and Chelsea don’t begin until Sept 14th. It’s […]

Bookmakers favour Manchester City for titles

Manchester City are the favourites to win the Premier League title next season despite finishing 18 points behind Liverpool this year. City are expected to invest heavily this summer with Guardiola being given a £150m transfer fund to bolster his aging squad. A recent decision by UEFA to overturn Manchester City’s transfer ban and reduce […]

Who will be Watford’s next manager?

With only 2 games left to play on the Premier League Watford sacked Nigel Pearson it is rumoured after a frank conversation with owner Gino Pozzo. Pearson has only been at the club 8 months replacing Sanchez Flores in December 2019. In that time there have been some highlights including beating the current Premier League […]

Sport to see the return of fans

Fans have been banned from attending sport since March and although most sport has now recommenced it hasn’t really felt the same without the fans in attendance. The heart and soul of sport is undoubtedly created by fans. That is now about to change though after a recent easing of the lock down. The Prime […]

NBA set to return but not as we know it

The return of the NBA was supposed to symbolise America’s triumph over the coronavirus but as the virus shows no sign of slowing down in the U.S the NBA has made the decision to return regardless of the rising number of COVID-19 cases. 22 teams will quarantine themselves inside a Disney world bubble in order […]

The Premier League Returns But Why Now?

We all let out a collective cheer when it was confirmed that the premier league was coming back (albeit in a much quieter form without crowds) after almost 13 weeks away due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The top tier of our beloved sport returned yesterday with two games – Aston Villa vs Sheffield Utd and […]