Ian Millward

  • Last Updated: November 12 2015, 16:28 GMT

Tom Briscoe's try earns Ian Millward's followers a 10/1 winner
Tom Briscoe's try earns Ian Millward's followers a 10/1 winner

Name: Ian Millward

Specialist sports: Rugby league

Notable success: A regular earner over the seasons for his followers - he's made a profit in each of the last five. Fine record in the big games. Turned a profit on both the 2015 Super League and NRL Grand Finals, while had Tom Briscoe to score the first try in the 2014 Challenge Cup final at 10/1.

Profile: The former coach of Super League clubs Castleford, Wigan and St Helens, Ian is one of sportinglife.com's expert columnists - and has been for more than 10 years. His inside knowledge of the game - both in the UK and in his native Australia - has resulted in plenty of profits for his followers over the years. His previews are must-read material for rugby league punters.

  • Ian Millward: Hull of a bet

    Ian Millward previews the Challenge Cup and NRL action and makes Hull his best bet of the weekend.

    Thursday June 23 2016, 11:12 BST
    Hull FC: Bet of the weekend in the Challenge Cup
  • Maroons to seal Series

    Ian Millward previews game two of the State Of Origin Series and expects Queensland to again emerge triumphant.

    Wednesday June 22 2016, 10:30 BST
    Darius Boyd: Can take centre stage in Origin again
  • Ian Millward: Tigers to roar

    Former First Utility Super League coach Ian Millward previews this week's action and waits until Sunday for his best bet.

    Thursday June 16 2016, 11:49 BST
    Castleford Tiger fans can celebrate again on Sunday
  • Wolves to bare their teeth

    Former Super League winner Ian Millward previews the weekend's action, plus games in the NRL.

    Sunday June 12 2016, 19:01 BST
    Huddersfield: Face Wakefield on Sunday
  • Vikings raid well worth a bet

    Our expert Ian Millward previews this weekend's action in the latest round of Super League and NRL.

    Thursday June 2 2016, 15:35 BST
    Kevin Brown can help steer Widnes to big a big display on Friday
  • Go low in Origin opener

    Ian Millward previews State of Origin and has a strong bet for the opening game between NSW and Queensland.

    Wednesday June 1 2016, 11:46 BST
    Johnathan Thurston looks the key man again for Queensland
  • Vikings a flagship bet

    Two-time Super League winner Ian Millward makes Widnes his best bet in this week's round of matches.

    Sunday May 29 2016, 14:57 BST
    Kevin Brown: Key man for Widnes and can help them to victory
  • Super Saints are a magic bet

    Super League-winning coach Ian Millward previews the action from Magic Weekend and rates St Helens the bet of the weekend.

    Sunday May 22 2016, 15:14 BST
    St Helens are the best bet of the weekend
  • Warrington continue to impress

    Super League-winning coach Ian Millward previews the rest of this weekend's action.

    Sunday May 15 2016, 14:17 BST
    Warrington: Looking good in Super League
  • Saints to see off Hull

    Challenge Cup winner Ian Millward previews this weekend's last-16 ties, featuring St Helens v Hull on Sunday.

    Sunday May 8 2016, 17:32 BST
    Salford look a good bet in the Challenge Cup this weekend
  • Tigers ready to roar

    Our expert columnist Ian Millward is siding with Castleford to bounce back to form in Super League on Sunday.

    Sunday May 1 2016, 14:24 BST
    Castleford Tigers could nick a win on Sunday
  • Hull to end Wakefield run

    Two-time Super League winner Ian Millward previews this week's action and makes Hull FC his best bet of the round.

    Sunday April 24 2016, 15:53 BST
    Gareth Ellis' Hull FC look a good bet at Wakefield this week
  • Bulldogs to bite in TV clash

    Ian Millward is siding with Batley and Sheffield in Saturday's Ladbrokes Challenge Cup ties.

    Saturday April 16 2016, 14:55 BST
    Todd Carney: 'The best half-back in Super League'
  • Widnes too good for Cas

    Former Super League winner Ian Millward expects Wigan and Widnes to prove their superior quality today.

    Sunday April 10 2016, 15:22 BST
    Joe Mellor: Key man for Widnes and can help them win again
  • Salford can sink Wildcats

    Super League-winning coach Ian Millward fancies a victory for Salford when they face Wakefield on Saturday afternoon.

    Saturday April 2 2016, 15:00 BST
    Michael Dobson: Helps give Salford the kicking advantage over Wakefield
  • Dragons ready to fire

    Super League winner Ian Millward puts improving Catalans Dragons in his double for Good Friday's round of games.

    Friday March 25 2016, 15:38 GMT
    Paul Aiton: Back for Catalans
  • Ian Millward: A Hull of a bet...

    Ian Millward previews this weekend's action in Super League with Hull KR considered the best bet on the handicaps.

    Sunday March 20 2016, 15:25 GMT
    Hull KR can make the most of a return to home soil
  • Ian Millward: Warriors should win

    Former Super League coach Ian Millward previews tonight's clash between Wigan and Widnes, with the hosts fancied.

    Thursday March 17 2016, 19:56 GMT
    Matty Smith could be the key man for Wigan
  • A Cas for the defence

    Former Super League winner Ian Millward expects Castleford's defence to prove the difference when they face Salford.

    Sunday March 13 2016, 14:56 GMT
    Castleford should be celebrating on Sunday
  • Vikings to claim another victory

    Ian Millward previews this weekend's games in Super League and picks out his best bet from round one in the NRL.

    Sunday March 6 2016, 15:52 GMT
    Widnes can keep up their strong start to the season