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.

  • Pieces look in place for Poulter

    David John says there are solid reasons to get behind Ian Poulter's challenge this week in the Volvo China Open.

    Tuesday April 22 2014, 13:43 BST
    Poulter: Worth a play this week at 10/1
  • Jin set for KL tonic

    Jin Jeong is David John's headline pick this week for the Maybank Malaysian Open in Kuala Lumpur.

    Thursday April 17 2014, 16:26 BST
    Jin Jeong: Fancied to go well this week in Malaysia
  • Poulter push on the cards

    Our David John looks at the final round of the Masters and feels Ian Poulter can finish the event well.

    Sunday April 13 2014, 18:55 BST
    Ian Poulter: Playing well enough to finish in the top 10
  • Strike with Senden

    David John picks out his best bet for day two of the Masters at Augusta, and thinks John Senden can win his three-ball.

    Friday April 11 2014, 16:54 BST
    John Senden: Backed to win his three-ball
  • Goals set to flow at Etihad

    David John previews Saturday's seven games in the Premier League and has a big-priced pick for the Man City v Southampton clash.

    Saturday April 5 2014, 17:43 BST
  • Lots to like about Lyon

    David John expects Lyon to be competitive against Europa League favourites Juventus on Thursday night.

    Thursday April 3 2014, 21:27 BST
    Lyon can match up on Thursday night against Juventus
  • Karlberg - probably the best player

    Our David John likes the chances of Sweden's Rikard Karlberg this week at the NH Collection Open in Sotogrande.

    Thursday April 3 2014, 08:30 BST
    Rikard Karlberg: Worth a shot this week
  • Rely on Robben at Old Trafford

    Arjen Robben can help Bayern Munich build an advantage in their Champions League clash against Manchester United.

    Tuesday April 1 2014, 19:43 BST
    Arjen Robben can give Manchester United a torrid time on Tuesday
  • City to heap misery on Gunners

    David John, Andy Schooler and Ben Coley preview Saturday's action in the Barclays Premier League.

    Saturday March 29 2014, 17:26 GMT
    Yaya Toure can help City dominate midfield and beat Arsenal
  • Kiradech to shine in second home

    David John previews the EurAsia Cup and advices a small stakes punt in the top Asian scorer market.

    Thursday March 27 2014, 08:18 GMT
    Kiradech Aphibarnrat: Key man for Asia
  • North-eastern promise

    Sunderland and Newcastle are picks on our coupon for Saturday's Premier League action - check out our match-by-match preview.

    Saturday March 22 2014, 15:29 GMT
    Gus Poyet's Sunderland look worth backing at Norwich
  • Plzen worth Europa punt

    David John is keen on the chances of Plzen to beat Lyon on Thursday night in the Europa League.

    Thursday March 20 2014, 20:10 GMT
    Plzen can get a win on the night against Lyon
  • Moyes' boys set for Euro exit

    David John is predicting more disappointment for Manchester United in the Champions League on Wednesday.

    Friday March 21 2014, 09:15 GMT
    A dejected Wayne Rooney sums up the current mood at Old Trafford
  • Roos to shine in tour finale

    David John previews the Investec Cup and is backing recent Challenge Tour winner Jake Roos to continue his hot streak.

    Thursday March 20 2014, 07:52 GMT
    Jake Roos: In form and can go close at a price
  • The Long Game: Cheltenham 2015

    David John picks out the value in the 2015 Cheltenham Gold Cup market with Champagne Fever fancied.

    Saturday March 22 2014, 09:38 GMT
    Champagne Fever: Can go to the very top
  • Spaniard to cruise in Morocco

    The classy Rafa Cabrera-Bello is David John's headline pick for this week's Trophee Hassan II on the European Tour.

    Thursday March 13 2014, 08:48 GMT
    Rafael Cabrera-Bello: Has the quality to win this title
  • George to be crowned king

    David John previews the Puerto Rico Open and expects George McNeill to go close at a course he loves.

    Thursday March 6 2014, 11:25 GMT
    George McNeill: Can land second Puerto Rico title
  • Under-fire Soldado to end drought

    David John reckons Tottenham's Roberto Soldado can end a barren spell in front of goal in the Europa League on Thursday.

    Thursday February 27 2014, 20:00 GMT
    Roberto Soldado can get back on track against Dnipro
  • Join the winning Fleet

    David John previews the Tshwane Open and thinks Tommy Fleetwood has been underestimated by the bookmakers.

    Thursday February 27 2014, 08:02 GMT
    Tommy Fleetwood: Overpriced at 50/1
  • 10/1 Napoli get Europa vote

    Napoli head David John's three picks in the outright betting as the Europa League reaches the round of 32.

    Friday February 21 2014, 09:17 GMT
    Rafa Benitez and Napoli are worth a bet at 10/1