Nick Hext

  • Last Updated: March 6 2014, 22:29 GMT

Name: Nick Hext

Crewe brought 99 points of profit for Nick
Crewe brought 99 points of profit for Nick

Specialist sport: Football

Notable success: Crewe 66/1 for the 2012/13 Johnstone's Paint Trophy for a profit of 99 points; Barrow 33/1 for the 2010 FA Trophy for a profit of 99 points; Stoke 66/1 (each-way) for the 2011 FA Cup; finished in profit for the fifth successive year in 2013.

Profile: Nick has been part of the sportinglife.com team since 2007 and has produced a number of valuable lower-league football winners. His tipping record stands up to the closest of scrutiny and Crewe and Barrow both secured 99 points of profit in separate previews. His success in backing Stoke for the 2011 FA Cup also shows he can turn his hand to the glamour games when the need arises.

  • March on with Cod Army

    Fleetwood and Luton are Nick Hext's tips in his outright preview of this season's Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

    Sunday August 31 2014, 21:51 BST
    Fleetwood can celebrate at Wembley again
  • Fly with Canaries

    Norwich are tipped for victory over Bournemouth in this weekend's Sky Bet Football League best bets.

    Thursday August 28 2014, 16:17 BST
    Norwich: In fine form
  • Blades to cut up the form book

    Nick Hext and Ben Coley preview Tuesday's Capital One Cup ties with Sheffield United and Southampton among their fancies.

    Tuesday August 26 2014, 21:05 BST
    Ronald Koeman: Will take Tuesday's game seriously
  • March on with Cod Army

    Nick Hext backs Sky Bet League 1 leaders Fleetwood in his preview of the weekend's Football League action.

    Saturday August 23 2014, 15:21 BST
    Fleetwood can celebrate another victory
  • Back Bury and Oxford in League 2

    Nick Hext backs Bury and Oxford for League 2 wins in his Sky Bet Football League weekend preview.

    Saturday August 16 2014, 15:55 BST
    David Flitcroft's Bury should be backed to beat Hartlepool
  • Back Fulham for fast start

    Nick Hext previews the opening weekend of the Sky Bet Football League season with Fulham backed for a fast start.

    Saturday August 9 2014, 17:10 BST
    Ross McCormack: Big summer signing at Fulham
  • Back the Bees; Pick Reeves

    Nick Hext is backing Barnet to win promotion from the Vanarama Conference, while he also has a 66/1 top goalscorer tip.

    Wednesday August 6 2014, 13:24 BST
    Martin Allen: Back in charge of Barnet
  • Support Stanley to surprise

    Our Nick Hext thinks Accrington have been underestimated ahead of the new Sky Bet League 2 season.

    Wednesday August 6 2014, 09:32 BST
    James Beattie's Accrington provide value
  • Time for Dons to deliver

    MK Dons are worth backing to win promotion from Sky Bet League 1 this season, according to our Nick Hext.

    Tuesday August 5 2014, 10:03 BST
    Karl Robinson can finally take MK Dons to promotion
  • Wigan cheer; Make it Macheda

    Nick Hext brings you his outright preview of the 2014/15 Sky Bet Championship season and backs Wigan for promotion.

    Tuesday August 5 2014, 14:37 BST
    Wigan can celebrate a return to the Premier League
  • 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
  • Phil your boots; City class

    Our Nick Hext has two World Cup tips for England and Premier League fans to follow.

    Saturday June 14 2014, 23:01 BST
    Phil Jagielka provides an interest in the England top goalscorer market
  • World Cup guide: Group F

    Nick Hext and Ben Coley preview World Cup Group F - one in which Argentina look the class outfit.

    Thursday June 5 2014, 13:02 BST
    Edin Dzeko: Bosnia star may just outscore his Premier League rivals
  • Red Devils set for Super Sunday

    Nick Hext backs Manchester United to beat Liverpool on a blockbuster Super Sunday in the Barclays Premier League.

    Sunday March 16 2014, 16:00 GMT
    Manchester United: Backed for victory over Liverpool
  • Addicks away the way again

    Nick Hext backs Charlton to win at Sheffield United in his preview of Sunday's three FA Cup quarter-finals.

    Sunday March 9 2014, 16:32 GMT
    Charlton: Can celebrate victory in Sheffield again
  • Eagles to swoop for win

    Nick Hext previews Sunday's three matches in the Premier League and backs Crystal Palace to win at Swansea.

    Sunday March 2 2014, 16:32 GMT
    Crystal Palace: Can win on the road at Swansea
  • Eagles the value call

    Chris Hammer and Nick Hext preview Saturday's Premier League games, including Chelsea v Everton and Palace v United.

    Saturday February 22 2014, 17:02 GMT
    Crystal Palace: Good value to beat Manchester United
  • Super Serge to star for Arsenal

    Ben Coley and Nick Hext preview Saturday's FA Cup third-round ties and the former fancies Serge Gnabry to get a rare chance to shine.

    Thursday January 2 2014, 11:53 GMT
    Serge Gnabry: Has already demonstrated his scoring prowess
  • Welbeck to wow in United win

    We've previewed all 10 matches in the Barclays Premier League on New Year's Day and are backing Danny Welbeck to strike.

    Wednesday January 1 2014, 17:29 GMT
    Danny Welbeck: In great form for Manchester United
  • Green day for time of your life

    Our Nick Hext makes Forest Green and Dover his teams to back in this season's FA Trophy.

    Sunday December 15 2013, 08:30 GMT
    Hopefully Forest Green will provide welcome profits.