David John

  • Last Updated: March 31 2014, 16:43 BST

Name: David John

Trevor Fisher Jnr won the Investec Cup at 40/1
Trevor Fisher Jnr won the Investec Cup at 40/1

Specialist sports: Golf, American football, football

Notable success: Trevor Fisher Jnr to win Investec Cup at 40/1, LeSean McCoy most NFL regular season rushing yards at 28/1, Thomas Bjorn to win Nedbank Challenge at 33/1, Joost Luiten to win KLM Open at 22/1, Ernie Els to win BMW International Open at 22/1, Brett Rumford to win the Ballantine's Championship at 80/1, Thomas Aiken to win Avantha Masters at 50/1.

Twitter: @SLifeDaveJohn

Profile: Dave forms part of our golf team who enjoyed a spectacular 2012 season and he's followed that up with a series of winners in 2013, while his expert knowledge of the NFL scene is a valued addition. Clearly knows his football too, having landed plenty of ante-post success for us in recent times.

  • Sun to shine at Loftus Road

    Andy Schooler, David John and Ben Coley preview Saturday's Premier League games with Sunderland fancied to win at QPR.

    Thursday August 28 2014, 17:29 BST
    Sunderland: Worth backing to secure an away win at QPR
  • Big brother to upstage favourite

    David John previews the Open d'Italia and fancies Edoardo Molinari to lead the charge for the home contingent.

    Thursday August 28 2014, 09:26 BST
    Edoardo Molinari: Ready to win again
  • Monday stalemate on the cards

    Our David John thinks Manchester City and Liverpool will take a point each in their Premier League clash on Monday.

    Monday August 25 2014, 19:57 BST
    Raheem Sterling: Now the focus for Liverpool
  • Luiten can rise to challenge

    David John says Joost Luiten can give his Ryder Cup hopes a boost with a big week at the D+D REAL Czech Masters.

    Thursday August 21 2014, 09:20 BST
    Joost Luiten: Fancied to go close in the Czech Republic
  • Gunners to fire; Tigers can bite

    We preview the opening day of the Premier League season, with Arsenal and Hull among the sides we're tipping to impress.

    Saturday August 16 2014, 18:00 BST
    Arsenal can make a flying start against Crystal Palace
  • Drop beckons for duo

    David John predicts a tough year for both Aston Villa and QPR in the Barclays Premier League.

    Wednesday August 13 2014, 12:47 BST
    It could be a thumbs down for Villa this season
  • Hatt fits in Denmark

    Rising English stars Tyrell Hatton and Eddie Pepperall are among David John's picks this week for Made In Denmark.

    Thursday August 14 2014, 15:04 BST
    Tyrrell Hatton: Refreshed and ready to go in Denmark this week
  • Bale looks a Super star

    David John predicts a big game from Gareth Bale in Tuesday's UEFA Super Cup between Real Madrid and Sevilla.

    Sunday August 17 2014, 22:15 BST
    Bale looks set to thrive back in Cardiff on Tuesday
  • Fowler to finish with a flourish

    David John is taking Rickie Fowler to trump Rory McIlroy tonight in the final round of the US PGA Championship.

    Sunday August 10 2014, 21:47 BST
    Rickie Fowler is fancied for victory at Valhalla
  • Dive in for Friday double

    David John has a threeball double to get stuck into on day two of the US PGA Championship at Valhalla.

    Friday August 8 2014, 17:00 BST
    Jim Furyk can follow-up his round one threeball victory
  • Un-Leish Marc against Aussies

    David John thinks in-form Marc Leishman can be crowned top Australasian in this week's USPGA Championship at Valhalla.

    Thursday August 7 2014, 16:07 BST
    Leishman: Worth backing at 5/1 this week
  • Get me to the Chappell

    Kevin Chappell and Brendan Steele head David John's staking plan for this week's Barracuda Championship in Reno.

    Tuesday July 29 2014, 12:01 BST
    Chappell: Good reasons to suggest he can lose his maiden tag
  • Stick with Nixon in Moscow

    Matthew Nixon heads David John's three selections for this week's M2M Russian Open near Moscow.

    Tuesday July 22 2014, 09:48 BST
    Nixon: Can continue a good spell in Moscow
  • Gallacher can be great Scot

    David John looks at the top nationality markets as he picks out his best bet ahead of day three at the Open Championship.

    Saturday July 19 2014, 10:45 BST
    Stephen Gallacher: Should be backed to be top Scot
  • Side with McIlroy and Duftner

    David John picks out his best bets for day two at the Open with Rory McIlroy a strong three-ball fancy.

    Friday July 18 2014, 09:03 BST
    Rory McIlroy: Should be backed to win his three-ball
  • Hosts won't have it their own way

    David John and Nick Hext look ahead to Friday's World Cup quarter-finals with an impressive Colombia well up to testing Brazil.

    Thursday July 3 2014, 16:30 BST
    Colombia should be able to push hosts Brazil closely
  • Be Bald and win big

    David John and Ben Coley pick out their best special bets ahead of the Open, with Matthew Baldwin tipped for a fast start.

    Thursday July 17 2014, 09:35 BST
    Matthew Baldwin: Tipped to make a fast start
  • Summer time in West Virginia

    Our David John says Daniel Summerhays can finally make a winning impact at the Greenbrier Classic on the PGA Tour.

    Thursday July 3 2014, 12:01 BST
    Summerhays: Fancied to go well this week in West Virginia
  • Donaldson to pass French test

    David John says Jamie Donaldson can back up last week's good form in Germany at the Alstom Open de France.

    Thursday July 3 2014, 09:01 BST
    Donaldson: Can go well on this week's testing layout.
  • Germans to dash Algerian dreams

    David John previews Monday's World Cup last-16 games which should see a comfortable win for Germany over Algeria.

    Sunday June 29 2014, 15:38 BST
    Germany should have too much in the locker for Algeria