David John

  • Last Updated: September 29 2014, 13:24 BST

Trevor Fisher: 40/1 winner of the Investec Cup
Trevor Fisher: 40/1 winner of the Investec Cup

Name: David John

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 in the 2013/14 season.

Twitter: @SLifeDaveJohn

Profile: Dave forms part of our golf team who enjoyed a number of spectacular winners in recent years, 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 the past.

  • Lone Stars to click at Colonial

    David John has picked a couple of Texan challengers at historic Colonial this week for the Crowne Plaza Invitational.

    Thursday May 21 2015, 14:13 BST
    Ryan Palmer has a fine record in his own state
  • Costa comeback worth a chance

    David John expects Diego Costa to make an impact on Monday night as champions Chelsea travel to West Brom.

    Monday May 18 2015, 21:22 BST
    Diego Costa can add to his tally at the Hawthorns on Monday
  • Major momentum for YE Yang

    David John fancies former major champion YE Yang to bounce back to winning ways in the Open de Espana.

    Thursday May 14 2015, 13:59 BST
    YE Yang: Back in form
  • Viola ready to test holders

    David John previews Thursday's Europa League action and expects an entertaining game between Sevilla and Fiorentina.

    Thursday May 7 2015, 19:46 BST
    Vincenzo Montella and Fiorentina  can play their part against Sevilla
  • Durban native in his element

    David John previews the AfrAsiaBank Mauritius Open and expects Keith Horne to relish conditions and contend for the title.

    Thursday May 7 2015, 10:17 BST
    Keith Horne: Fancied to go well
  • G-Mac can strike in Match Play

    Graeme McDowell heads three tips for David John in this week's WGC-Cadillac Match Play at TPC Harding Park.

    Wednesday April 29 2015, 19:35 BST
    Graeme McDowell gets a positive vote this week in San Francisco
  • Howell set for China challenge

    David Howell heads David John's four selections for this week's Volvo China Open on the European Tour.

    Thursday April 23 2015, 08:17 BST
    David Howell can make his presence felt in Shanghai
  • Hammers to have their say

    David John expects West Ham to make a lacklustre Manchester City battle hard in the Premier League on Sunday.

    Sunday April 19 2015, 13:34 BST
    Manchester City and West Ham can both get among the goals on Sunday
  • Blue is the colour

    Ben Coley and David John preview Saturday's Premier League action with Everton and Leicester both fancied to win.

    Saturday April 18 2015, 17:23 BST
    Romelu Lukaku: Expected to return to the Everton side
  • Stick with Sevilla

    Our last seven Europa League previews have made a profit and tonight David John is backing Sevilla to ease past Zenit.

    Thursday April 16 2015, 19:48 BST
    Sevilla can sweep aside a depleted Zenit on Thursday
  • Bourdy the bet in Shenzhen

    Gregory Bourdy headlines David John's selections for this week's European Tour tournament, the Shenzhen International.

    Thursday April 16 2015, 08:43 BST
    Gregory Bourdy: Strong chance in Shenzhen
  • Eagles to soar on Wearside

    Crystal Palace headline our tips for Saturday's Premier League action - check out our match-by-match preview.

    Saturday April 11 2015, 17:28 BST
    Let's hear it for Alan Pardew's efforts at Palace
  • Head for Augusta with good Grace

    David John makes Branden Grace one of his best bets from the specials markets in this week's US Masters.

    Monday April 6 2015, 11:23 BST
    Branden Grace can beat off the challenge of his fellow South Africans
  • Stick with Giroud to down Reds

    David John and Ben Coley preview Saturday's Premier League games with Olivier Giroud taken to continue his scoring form.

    Saturday April 4 2015, 17:56 BST
    Olivier Giroud: One of the league's most in-form strikers
  • Head North for Sunday success

    Our David John predicts another Euro 2016 qualifying victory for Northern Ireland against Finland on Sunday.

    Sunday March 29 2015, 17:10 BST
    Northern Ireland can continue their Euro 2016 quest with a win over Finland
  • Howell of a bet in Hassan II

    David Howell gets the headline vote from David John for this week's Trophee Hassan II in Morocco.

    Thursday March 26 2015, 08:36 GMT
    David Howell is fancied to go well this week in Morocco
  • Riu looks made for Madeira

    David John makes Victor Riu his headline tip for this week's Madeira Islands Open on the European Tour.

    Thursday March 19 2015, 08:38 GMT
    Victor Riu can make an impact this week in Madeira
  • Mersey match worth 18/1 punt

    There are three games on Sunday in the Premier League and we have an 18/1 tip for Everton v Newcastle.

    Monday March 16 2015, 08:50 GMT
    Everton can play their part in an 18/1 punt on Sunday
  • Dual forecast to land Down Under

    Tom Millard says Mercedes can carry on where they left off in 2014, with a convincing clean sweep in the Australian GP.

    Sunday March 15 2015, 10:40 GMT
    Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton can dominate in Melbourne
  • Zero to be a hero

    David John is backing Zenit St Petersburg to beat Torino to nil on Thursday night in the Europa League.

    Thursday March 12 2015, 17:21 GMT
    Andre Villas-Boas and Zenit St. Petersburg can claim another win and clean sheet