Nick Hext

  • Last Updated: January 14 2016, 15:05 GMT

MK Dons: Promotion winners from Sky Bet League 1
MK Dons: Promotion winners from Sky Bet League 1

Name: Nick Hext

Specialist sport: Football

Notable success: MK Dons 11/2 for Sky Bet League 1 promotion and Barnet 8/1 for Vanarama Conference promotion in the 2014/15 season; Crewe 66/1 for the 2012/13 Johnstone's Paint Trophy for a profit of 99 points; finished in profit for the seventh successive year in 2015.

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 provides weekly tips. Also a key player in the successful Sporting Life Accumulator feature.

  • Kane to strike for Spurs

    Nick Hext hopes for more success after his 80/1 winner last Monday as he offers a top tip for Chelsea v Tottenham.

    Monday May 2 2016, 11:44 BST
    Harry Kane: Can make a big impact for Tottenham
  • Derby to stop Seagulls

    Nick Hext thinks Derby have what it takes to hold up Brighton's promotion charge on Bank Holiday Monday.

    Monday May 2 2016, 16:42 BST
    Derby: Big danger to Brighton's automatic promotion hopes
  • Foxes fancied to secure title

    Nick Hext thinks Leicester have to be worth support at 3/1 to secure the Premier League title with victory at Manchester United.

    Sunday May 1 2016, 15:46 BST
    Leicester: Remain a big price as they look to win the Premier League
  • Dons to deliver surprise win

    After his 80/1 winner on Monday, Nick Hext is backing MK Dons at a big price in the Football League on Saturday.

    Saturday April 30 2016, 14:42 BST
    MK Dons: Tipped to surprise Ipswich
  • Spurs face fight for victory

    Nick Hext has 10/1 and 80/1 selections in his preview of the Monday Night Football clash between Tottenham and West Brom.

    Sunday April 24 2016, 22:18 BST
    Tottenham: Could face fight for three points against West Brom
  • Derby the bet in TV clash

    Nick Hext is siding with Derby at a tasty 18/5 in his preview of Saturday's Sky Bet Football League action.

    Saturday April 23 2016, 16:13 BST
    Derby: Can claim victory in front of the Sky Sports cameras
  • Make it Magpies to beat Stags

    Nick Hext makes Notts County to win at Mansfield his top tip for the weekend's Sky Bet Football League action.

    Saturday April 16 2016, 14:52 BST
    Mark Cooper: Hoping to make it three wins in a row for Notts County
  • Get with Gills and U's

    Nick Hext makes Gillingham and Cambridge his top tips for victory in the Sky Bet Football League on Saturday afternoon.

    Saturday April 9 2016, 14:55 BST
    Gillingham: Still pushing for promotion from Sky Bet League 1
  • Cobblers to collect again

    Nick Hext makes Sky Bet League 2 leaders Northampton his headline tip for the Football League action on Easter Monday.

    Monday March 28 2016, 15:09 BST
    Northampton: Backed for victory at Newport
  • Join the Orient express

    Nick Hext makes Leyton Orient to win at Accrington his top tip for a busy Friday in the Sky Bet Football League.

    Friday March 25 2016, 14:56 GMT
    Kevin Nolan's Leyton Orient are backed to win at Accrington
  • Derby despair for Rams

    Nick Hext thinks Nottingham Forest have to be backed at a big price to get the better of rivals Derby in the Sky Bet Championship.

    Saturday March 19 2016, 12:49 GMT
    Nottingham Forest: Backed to beat East Midlands rivals Derby
  • Don't expect goals in Dale derby

    Nick Hext expects a goalless draw between rivals Rochdale and Bury in his weekend Football League preview.

    Wednesday March 16 2016, 20:03 GMT
    Don't expect goals when Keith Hill's Rochdale face Bury
  • Tyke that and party

    Nick Hext backs Barnsley to win at Walsall as his best bet of the Sky Bet Football League weekend.

    Saturday March 5 2016, 16:37 GMT
    Sam Winnall and Barnsley are moving closer to the prize of promotion
  • Millwall to impress again

    Nick Hext makes Millwall to win at Doncaster his top tip for the weekend in the Sky Bet Football League.

    Saturday February 27 2016, 14:58 GMT
    Millwall: Finding form in Sky Bet League 1
  • Mad about the Hatters 2!

    Nick Hext is hoping Luton make it two wins in a row and also backs Swindon in his tips for the Sky Bet Football League.

    Saturday February 13 2016, 14:56 GMT
    Luton: Backed again for victory this weekend
  • Hammers have to be backed

    Nick Hext thinks West Ham have to be backed as he previews the FA Cup fourth-round replay against Liverpool on Tuesday night.

    Tuesday February 9 2016, 19:42 GMT
    West Ham: Backed to get the better of Liverpool
  • Mad about the Hatters

    Nick Hext makes Luton to win at Wycombe his top tip in the Sky Bet Football League this weekend.

    Saturday February 6 2016, 15:52 GMT
    Luton: Backed to win on the road at Wycombe
  • Back Brewers to win on the road

    Nick Hext makes Burton and Crewe to win his top two tips in the Sky Bet Football League this weekend.

    Saturday January 30 2016, 15:14 GMT
    Burton: Backed to win at Rochdale
  • Win with Wednesday

    Sheffield Wednesday and Plymouth are Nick Hext's top two tips for victory in the Sky Bet Football League this weekend.

    Saturday January 23 2016, 15:02 GMT
    Sheffield Wednesday: Backed to win at Reading
  • Back Terriers in FA Cup replay

    Huddersfield look a good bet at 3/1 to beat Reading on Tuesday - check out Nick Hext's FA Cup replays preview.

    Tuesday January 19 2016, 19:33 GMT
    Huddersfield: Finding form in the Sky Bet Championship