Nick Hext

  • Last Updated: September 30 2014, 9:10 BST

Crewe: 66/1 winners
Crewe: 66/1 winners

Name: Nick Hext

Specialist sport: Football

Notable success: Crewe 66/1 for the 2012/13 Johnstone's Paint Trophy for a profit of 99 points; 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. Main focus is on the Sky Bet Football League, for which he provdes weekly tips. Also a key player in the popular Sporting Life Accumulator feature.

  • Charlton to remain unbeaten

    Nick Hext is backing Charlton to continue their unbeaten start in his preview of the weekend's Sky Bet Football League action.

    Saturday October 18 2014, 15:07 BST
    Charlton: Strong start to the season
  • Make it Morecambe

    Morecambe are backed for victory at home to Wycombe as Nick Hext's top Sky Bet Football League tip.

    Saturday October 11 2014, 15:23 BST
    Morecambe: Backed to beat Wycombe
  • Cobblers the call

    Northampton and Accrington are backed to win as our two best bets of the Sky Bet Football League weekend.

    Saturday October 4 2014, 15:00 BST
    Northampton can win at Wycombe
  • Wigan cheer; Dale to deliver

    Wigan, Rochdale and Bury are backed to win as Nick Hext picks out his best bets of the Sky Bet Football League weekend.

    Saturday September 27 2014, 15:00 BST
    Rochdale are backed for victory at Leyton Orient
  • Field of dreams

    Nick Hext previews this weekend's action in the Sky Bet Football League with Chesterfield among his selections.

    Saturday September 20 2014, 15:01 BST
    Chesterfield: Can win away at Doncaster
  • Roar with Lions

    Millwall and Portsmouth are backed to win as our top Sky Bet Football League tips for the weekend.

    Saturday September 13 2014, 14:58 BST
    Ian Holloway's Millwall are backed for victory
  • 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