Ben Coley

  • Last Updated: November 12 2015, 16:06 GMT

Billy Horschel: 70/1 winning pick
Billy Horschel: 70/1 winning pick

Name: Ben Coley

Specialist sports: Golf

Notable success: Victor Dubuisson at 45/1 to win the Turkish Airlines Open at the end of the 2015 European Tour season. Picked out Hunter Mahan at 50/1 to win The Barclays towards the end of the 2013/14 PGA Tour season and quickly followed that up with 70/1 winner Billy Horschel in the BMW Championship.

Twitter: @BenColeyGolf

Profile: Ben joined the team on a permament basis in September 2011, having previously provided golf previews while working for Sportslive Radio. A former employee of one of the UK's largest independent bookmakers, Ben has experienced both sides of the fence and spends hours every week keeping track of his specialist sport in a bid to stay ahead of the layers.

  • Scott worth a small bet

    Ben Coley is backing Adam Scott to once again go close in the Australian Open, where Jordan Spieth is favourite.

    Thursday November 26 2015, 08:06 GMT
    Adam Scott: Fine record on home soil and worth a bet to enhance it
  • Local ties point to Kizzire

    After two winners in three weeks, Ben Coley returns to preview the RSM Classic where Patton Kizzire can go well.

    Thursday November 19 2015, 15:13 GMT
    Patton Kizzire: Has made the step up in grade flawlessly
  • Where there's a Will...

    Golf expert Ben Coley previews the OHL Classic where both Will Wilcox and Will MacKenzie are worth backing.

    Thursday November 12 2015, 15:02 GMT
    Will Wilcox looks set to enjoy the test on his course debut
  • Farm profits with Glover bet

    Ben Coley previews the Sanderson Farms Championship where Lucas Glover is a strong each-way fancy at 50/1.

    Thursday November 5 2015, 12:40 GMT
    Lucas Glover: Strongly fancied
  • Watch out for frustrated McIlroy

    Having put up a 45/1 winner last week, Ben Coley is heading to the top of the betting for his sole WGC-HSBC Champions tip.

    Thursday November 5 2015, 08:45 GMT
    Rory McIlroy: Ready to win at a course he adores
  • Go wild for American English

    Ben Coley previews the CIMB Classic where Harris English and defending champion Ryan Moore feature among five selections.

    Thursday October 29 2015, 07:56 GMT
    Harris English: Worth a bet at 45/1
  • To Victor may go the spoils

    Ben Coley is hoping a return to Turkey works wonders for Victor Dubuisson, one of three selections on the European Tour.

    Thursday October 29 2015, 12:31 GMT
    Victor Dubuisson: Worth backing at 45/1
  • Moore success for Vegas resident

    Having hit the crossbar with his headline tip last week, our Ben Coley is backing Ryan Moore to win the Shriners Open.

    Tuesday October 20 2015, 22:15 BST
    Ryan Moore can win again in Vegas
  • We need to talk about Kevin

    Ben Coley fancies Kevin Na to go well in the Open as he looks for ways to oppose the top two in the betting.

    Thursday October 15 2015, 16:19 BST
    Kevin Na: Worth a bet at 40/1 or bigger
  • Brooks looks bang on the money

    Our team have tipped the last two PGA Tour Money List winners at 16/1 and 28/1 - find out who gets the vote for 2016.

    Wednesday October 21 2015, 22:26 BST
    Brooks Koepka looks well worth a bet at 66/1 this season
  • USA set for strong start

    Ben Coley is backing USA to get off to a strong start in the Presidents Cup but doesn't expect the Internationals to roll over.

    Thursday October 8 2015, 10:33 BST
    United States Presidents Cup team can win the first session
  • Pepperell the best of British

    There are three Spaniards in Ben Coley's British Masters preview, while Eddie Pepperell is tipped as the biggest home threat.

    Thursday October 8 2015, 10:33 BST
    England's Eddie Pepperell can go well
  • The force is strong with Lucas

    Ben Coley previews the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship where big-hitting Lucas Bjerregaard is tipped to shine.

    Tuesday September 29 2015, 17:43 BST
    Lucas Bjerregaard can go close for the third event in succession
  • Perez poised to pounce

    Golf expert Ben Coley looks at the side markets ahead of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

    Tuesday September 29 2015, 16:47 BST
    Pat Perez: Could take a shine to the event
  • Keep it simple with Kaymer

    Golf expert Ben Coley confidently expects Martin Kaymer to make a strong bid to land his second KLM Open title.

    Monday September 7 2015, 20:52 BST
    Martin Kaymer gets the thumbs up in the KLM Open
  • Wales to secure Euro qualification

    Fresh from tipping 10/1 shots Iceland on Thursday, Ben Coley previews Sunday's Euro 2016 qualifiers.

    Sunday September 6 2015, 17:19 BST
    Wales can confirm their place at Euro 2016 with victory on Sunday
  • Scotland to get their revenge

    Ben Coley is expecting both Scotland and Northern Ireland to secure vital away wins on Friday night.

    Friday September 4 2015, 22:18 BST
    Gordon Strachan's Scotland can win in Georgia
  • Phil to thrill Boston crowds

    Ben Coley previews the Deutsche Bank Championship where Phil Mickelson's aggressive approach could pay off at 70/1.

    Friday September 4 2015, 13:23 BST
    Phil Mickelson can serve it up to the market leaders
  • Nixon gets the vote in Russia

    Ben Coley previews the M2M Russian Open where Matthew Nixon is fancied to go well at a big each-way price.

    Thursday September 3 2015, 09:01 BST
    Matthew Nixon: Should go well at a big price
  • Camilo to deliver in FedEx opener

    Ben Coley produced more each-way profits last week and fancies Camilo Villegas to go well at a huge price in The Barclays.

    Monday August 24 2015, 19:24 BST
    Camilo Villegas: Worth a bet at a massive 200/1