Andy Schooler

  • Last Updated: October 7 2016, 9:57 BST

Angelique Kerber: Won the US Open at 9/1
Angelique Kerber: Won the US Open at 9/1

Name: Andy Schooler

Specialist sports: Tennis, football, cricket

Notable success: Angelique Kerber to win the US Open at 9/1 this season; tipped both Champions League finalists in 2015/16 (winners Real Madrid at 11/2 & runners-up Atletico at 20/1 each way).

Twitter: @NetTalkTennis

Profile: Andy, Sportinglife.com's betting editor, has been writing for the site for more than 10 years with his encyclopedic knowledge of tennis being a particular advantage in the battle against the bookies. A fan of most sports, he also has his finger on the betting pulse when it comes to football and cricket, in particular the county game.

  • Konta can conquer all in Melbourne

    Our Andy Schooler says 22/1 shot Johanna Konta is playing well enough to win the Australian Open.

    Saturday January 14 2017, 16:57 GMT
    Johanna Konta: Can back up Sydney win in Melbourne
  • Milos ready to go the extra mile

    Our Andy Schooler is taking on the top two in the Australian Open men's singles by backing Milos Raonic.

    Saturday January 14 2017, 16:57 GMT
    Milos Raonic: Made the semis in Melbourne last year
  • Paire can bear fruit in Sydney

    It's a week for taking on the favourites on the ATP World Tour and Andy Schooler has picked out 22/1 and 33/1 shots.

    Sunday January 8 2017, 16:01 GMT
    Benoit Paire: Worth backing in Sydney
  • Gunners made to wait again

    Arsenal can be kept quiet until after the break when they take on Preston in the FA Cup this evening.

    Saturday January 7 2017, 17:39 GMT
    Preston can frustrate Arsenal
  • Hammers can strike City blow

    West Ham look a decent price to knock Manchester City out of the FA Cup on Friday night, says Andy Schooler.

    Thursday January 5 2017, 16:19 GMT
    Slaven Bilic's charges can get stuck into Man City
  • FA Cup long shots worth a punt

    Our Andy Schooler has 28/1 and 66/1 outright tips for this season's FA Cup ahead of the third-round ties.

    Saturday January 7 2017, 16:29 GMT
    Wigan: Won the trophy in 2013 and are one of several surprise recent finalists
  • Horses for courses in week one

    The new ATP World Tour season starts this week and our weekly tipping column is back too - with 22/1, 66/1 & 100/1 picks.

    Tuesday January 3 2017, 20:28 GMT
    Bernard Tomic: Strong record in his home event
  • Svitolina an El of a bet

    Our Andy Schooler previews the 2017 WTA tennis season with Elina Svitolina expected to go well.

    Friday December 23 2016, 11:09 GMT
    Elina Svitolina: Can continue her steady improvement in 2017
  • Back Burnley for Boxing Day boost

    Burnley can take advantage of home comforts by beating Middlesbrough in the Premier League on Boxing Day.

    Monday December 26 2016, 17:09 GMT
    Burnley can claim three more points at Turf Moor
  • Lucas a force to be reckoned with

    Andy Schooler picked five winners from six bets in his 2016 ATP season preview. Lucas Pouille headlines his picks for 2017.

    Saturday December 24 2016, 11:49 GMT
    Lucas Pouille: Rising French star
  • Farah offers SPOTY value

    Ahead of this weekend's BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards ceremony, our Andy Schooler looks at the betting markets.

    Sunday December 18 2016, 19:35 GMT
    Mo Farah: Well supported in the pre-event polls
  • Go for goals at Goodison

    Our Andy Schooler is expecting defensive frailties to be on show on Merseyside on Monday and he's also got a 25/1 fancy.

    Monday December 19 2016, 20:01 GMT
    Idrissa Gueye (c): Star man for Everton this season
  • Happy days with Hapoel

    Hapoel Be’er Sheva can deny Southampton a place in the Europa League knockout stages, says our Andy Schooler.

    Friday December 9 2016, 00:08 GMT
    Hapoel can make life difficult for Southampton
  • More Wembley woe for Spurs

    At 6/1, CSKA Moscow look worth backing to add to Spurs' Wembley woes, says our Andy Schooler.

    Wednesday December 7 2016, 19:39 GMT
    Things have not gone well at Wembley for Spurs
  • Go for goals in Basel

    Expect goals when Arsenal chase top spot in their Champions League group on Tuesday. We've also got a 15/1 shot for you.

    Tuesday December 6 2016, 19:45 GMT
    Alexis Sanchez and Arsenal were on fire at West Ham and keep the goals coming
  • Argentina can end win wait

    Juan Martin Del Potro can fire Argentina to their maiden Davis Cup title this weekend, says our Andy Schooler.

    Friday November 25 2016, 14:19 GMT
    Juan Martin del Potro: Can lead Argentina to their first Davis Cup
  • Sparta to rise again

    Southampton face a tough task away to Sparta Prague in the Europa League on Thursday, says our Andy Schooler.

    Wednesday November 23 2016, 14:53 GMT
    Sparta Prague: Should cause Southampton many more problems this time around
  • Take on the big guns in London

    Our Andy Schooler has 12/1 and 25/1 alternatives to Murray and Djokovic at the ATP World Tour Finals in London.

    Monday November 14 2016, 15:06 GMT
    Stan Wawrinka: Loves the big stage
  • Inter Milan too big at 9/2

    Inter Milan are backed at a big price to get the better of Southampton in our preview of Thursday's Europa League action.

    Thursday November 3 2016, 20:02 GMT
    Ivan Perisic: One of Inter's stars
  • Duo to keep back door locked

    Leicester and Sevilla are both backed to win without conceding in our preview of Wednesday's Champions League games.

    Tuesday November 1 2016, 16:46 GMT
    Leicester beat Copenhagen two weeks ago and can do so again