‘Expert’ UK footy tips

2014-04-11 12:32

Not for the first time this season, our wise men are at odds in forecasts for Sunday’s huge Liverpool v Manchester City duel.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2014-04-04 11:53

While it’s not especially title-relevant, Arsenal’s visit to Everton is huge in terms of respective Champions League aspirations.

Bulls to go very close, but ...

2014-04-04 07:24

Rob Houwing believes the Bulls and Stormers will take their weekend games to the wire, but both end up being pipped on the scoreboard.

Bulls, Sharks to squeeze home

2014-03-28 10:17

Rob Houwing thinks the Bulls have it in them to pip defending champions the Chiefs and keep their Loftus winning run intact.

Proteas in uphill task... already

2014-03-22 22:30

So near yet so far: SA find themselves feeling early heat to reach the knockout phase of the World T20, says Rob Houwing.


Sport24's 'experts' Rob Houwing and Herman Mostert discuss Week 5 of this year's Super Rugby tournament...

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‘Expert’ UK footy tips

2014-03-07 11:39

Chelsea will take advantage of a curtailed programme to stretch their lead at the top against Spurs, say all our tipsters.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2014-02-21 10:38

Everton are tough toffees to bite through, but Chelsea will entrench their spot at the top of the table against them, say our tipsters.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2014-02-07 12:59

Liverpool against log-leaders Arsenal seems an ideal way to kick-start a busy few days of English Premiership activity...

‘Expert’ UK footy tips

2014-01-28 14:57

The majority of our Premiership tipsters see Liverpool edging the Merseyside derby against Everton on Tuesday night.

‘Expert’ UK footy tips

2014-01-17 12:24

We lean quite strongly toward Chelsea adding to Man United’s relative misery in Sunday’s Stamford Bridge showpiece ...

'Expert' UK footy tips

2014-01-10 11:34

Can well-supported Newcastle rub in a perception that in-form Manchester City are dodgy on the road? Our tipsters don’t think so...

Boycott: Strangle SA curators

2014-01-02 18:30

Geoff Boycott believes South Africa did themselves no favours against India with the Test pitches presented, writes Rob Houwing.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2013-12-13 10:49

There’s strong support on our panel for Manchester City to knock over leaders Arsenal in a possible Premiership classic on Saturday.

Sevens to shift to Cape Town?

2013-12-03 13:12

As the PE public are urged to turn up for the Sevens, moves are afoot to relocate it to Cape Town, writes Rob Houwing.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2013-11-22 13:00

All results are offered by our slightly confused (who, us?) panel for Saturday’s Everton v Liverpool derby in the Premiership.

‘Harro’ the big TV improver

2013-11-15 10:22

Rob Houwing says Paul Harris is going from strength to strength this season as a television cricket voice.

SA’s batting at all-time low?

2013-11-02 12:00

Another ODI, another lamentable total by South Africa ... the batting has reached crisis proportions, says Rob Houwing.


Sport24 chief writer Rob Houwing discusses Newlands losing the New Years’ Test against India, Test cricket’s credibility and the Proteas’ ODI struggles.

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'Expert' UK footy tips

2013-10-18 11:07

Southampton may be riding high and Manchester United pretty low, but the champions will bank a win this weekend, say our panel.

6 reasons Boks will do it!

2013-10-02 12:00

Having survived the vitriol for painting an All Black scenario, Rob Houwing now argues why the Boks can clinch the Championship.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2013-09-20 11:39

The Manchester derby easily tops this weekend's Premiership line-up, with our forecasters favouring hosts City to nick it...

ABs v Boks: 4 solo scraps

2013-09-13 09:48

Rob Houwing, facing a array of choices, nails down four one-on-one skirmishes that could influence the Boks’ big date in Auckland.

Brazil: Where Bafana blew it

2013-09-08 09:00

Rob Houwing feels Bafana squandering a lead in Gaborone well over a year ago was the game that scuppered their Brazilian dream.

SA-India crisis barely tackled

2013-09-06 11:24

Rob Houwing feels the Inside Edge chat show let slip a chance to sink its teeth into the burning issue of India’s summer tour of SA.


Bulls add to SA woe abroad

2014-04-05 14:05

It’s proving a dry season so far for South African teams in Australasia, writes Rob Houwing after the Bulls’ tour-opening loss.

‘Expert’ UK footy tips

2014-04-04 11:49

While it’s not especially title-relevant, Arsenal’s visit to Everton is huge in terms of respective Champions League aspirations.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2014-03-28 12:23

Arsenal seem at sixes and sevens right now, so our panel leans toward a Manchester City win in London on Saturday.


Super Rugby Week 6 review

2014-03-24 15:16

Sport24 'experts' Editor Garrin Lambley and Chief Writer Rob Houwing review Week 6 of Super Rugby.

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'Expert' UK footy tips

2014-03-20 15:00

Chelsea tackle Arsenal on Saturday in an all-London, massively title-relevant Premiership clash at Stamford Bridge.

Sharks machine to roll on

2014-03-13 14:56

Rob Houwing believes the Sharks will stay unbeaten after four rounds by downing 2011 champions the Reds at Kings Park.


Sport24 chief writer Rob Houwing discusses the third Test between SA and Australia at Newlands.

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Sharks to blow away ‘Canes

2014-02-21 07:46

Rob Houwing says the Sharks should fairly comfortably see off their first overseas foes of the year in Durban on Saturday.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2014-01-31 13:38

It’s the clash of the Blues on Monday ... and our pundits mostly favour a Manchester City victory over visitors Chelsea.

Proteas squad ‘for full series’

2014-01-27 15:31

South Africa’s strategy to compensate for Jacques Kallis’s Test void is finally about to be unveiled, writes Rob Houwing.

Has Chappell turned ‘neutral’?

2014-01-17 09:37

Rob Houwing wonders whether South Africans are as tolerant as the English over Aussie cricket commentators ...

'Expert' UK footy tips

2014-01-10 11:29

Can well-supported Newcastle rub in a perception that in-form Manchester City are dodgy on the road? Our tipsters don’t think so..

'Expert' UK footy tips

2013-12-20 12:33

Arsenal v Chelsea: it is an enticing way to more or less begin a hectic period of Festive Season English Premiership football.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2013-12-06 12:17

Another giant-killing by Everton? Our tipsters don’t fancy it, believing leaders Arsenal will win the London clash on Sunday.

Our Springbok team of 2013

2013-12-03 07:46

Only the back three and tighthead prop provided some dissent as Sport24 ‘selectors’ picked a Bok XV for the year, says Rob Houwing.


Sport24 chats Scots v Boks

2013-11-15 11:32

Sport24 Editor Garrin Lambley and chief writer Rob Houwing discuss the Scotland v Springboks Test.

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'Expert' UK footy tips

2013-11-08 10:04

There’s a strong chorus of ‘1-1’ but one of our panel goes against the grain to suggest the Red Devils will pip the Gunners on Sunday.

'Expert's UK footy tips

2013-11-01 13:27

Arsenal and Liverpool both desperately seek a return to glory days: one may be left disappointed for a while as the high-riders meet...

Mallett ‘shouldn’t be on TV’

2013-10-25 08:06

Rob Houwing discovers that at least one high-profile rugby personality objects to straight-talking Nick Mallett’s TV analyst role ...

'Expert' UK footy tips

2013-10-04 11:26

Manchester City will end their mini-losing streak by pipping the decent Everton side on Saturday, say our forecasters.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2013-09-27 09:56

Sentiment among our panel leans toward Chelsea just coming out on top in their London derby at similarly high-riding Spurs ...

'Expert' UK footy tips

2013-09-13 13:06

There are few Premiership crackers on paper this weekend, but Everton v Chelsea is a clash of unbeaten sides...

Boks in hunt, win or lose

2013-09-11 15:00

Rob Houwing argues that the Boks not being under absolutely unbearable pressure to win, could aid them mentally at Eden Park.

Dynamo Duane tops Bok pops

2013-09-07 18:01

Duane Vermeulen’s best Test showing for SA saw him head Rob Houwing’s Bok ratings on a collectively brilliant day in Brisbane.

Boks field few 'scarred' men

2013-09-04 14:00

Rob Houwing says that the Springbok side to face Australia contains few men cowed by prior Test losses in Brisbane.

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