Ian Millward

  • Last Updated: October 4 2016, 10:45 BST

Name: Ian Millward

Specialist sports: Rugby league

Notable success: A regular earner over the seasons for his followers, he enjoyed a strong August in 2016 with his Super League and NRL selections and will be looking to finish the year strongly with his previews of the Grand Final at Old Trafford and Four Nations tournament - Ian has a consistent record of calling the big games spot on.  

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.

  • Aussies ready to rule

    Ian Millward expects a victory for Australia in this weekend's Four Nations final against New Zealand at Anfield.

    Sunday November 20 2016, 16:01 GMT
    Australia and New Zealand will be battle it out at Anfield
  • England hopes to be dashed

    Super League winner Ian Millward expects Australia to dash England's Four Nations final hopes this weekend.

    Sunday November 13 2016, 14:19 GMT
    Valentine Holmes (r): Can help Australia to victory
  • Ian Millward: Aussies to rule

    Former Super League coach Ian Millward previews Saturday's Four Nations matches.

    Thursday November 3 2016, 12:16 GMT
    Johnathan Thurston, Greg Inglis and Valentine Holmes can help Australia to victory
  • Aussie spine too solid for England

    Super League-winning coach Ian Millward brings you his expert guide - and best bets - for the Four Nations.

    Saturday October 29 2016, 14:28 BST
  • Clark can inspire Wolves win

    Ian Millward previews the Super League Grand Final and says Daryl Clark can play a pivotal role in a Warrington victory.

    Saturday October 8 2016, 18:30 BST
    Daryl Clark (right) and Warrington can win this weekend's Grand Final
  • Storm into Melbourne

    Our expert columnist Ian Millward previews Sunday's NRL Grand Final and is keen on Melbourne Storm to prevail.

    Saturday October 1 2016, 15:21 BST
    Melbourne Storm get the vote in the NRL Grand Final
  • Ian Millward: Home comforts

    Ian Millward previews this weekend's Super League Super 8s action with Hull and Wigan both fancied on Friday night.

    Friday September 23 2016, 09:38 BST
    Wigan Warriors skipper Sean O'Loughlin is back in the side
  • Ian Millward: Saints to soar

    Two-time Grand Final winner Ian Millward is backing St Helens in the final Super League game of the weekend.

    Saturday September 17 2016, 15:52 BST
    Kyle Amor celebrates scoring St Helens' third try against Castleford
  • Wigan can edge crunch clash

    Two-time Grand Final winner Ian Millward fancies Wigan to edge out Hull in the biggest of this weekend's Super League games.

    Saturday September 10 2016, 15:11 BST
    Hull and Wigan do battle again on Friday night
  • Millward: Saints a heavenly bet

    Ian Millward provides a game-by-game preview of the Super 8s action plus his pick of the value from the Qualifiers and NRL.

    Thursday September 1 2016, 12:17 BST
    St Helens can keep up their winning run on home soil
  • Millward: Wolves to bare teeth

    Ian Millward previews the final of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup with Warrington a confident selection to see off Hull.

    Saturday August 27 2016, 15:02 BST
    Daryl Clark: Can be a key man for Warrington
  • Wolves will be strong enough

    Two-time Super League winner Ian Millward brings you his verdict on this week's games in the Super 8s and Qualifiers, plus the NRL.

    Thursday August 18 2016, 14:28 BST
    Warrington will have one eye on Wembley but should still win
  • Wolves can step up

    Warrington can up their game when they visit Wakefield on Sunday, says Super League winner Ian Millward.

    Sunday August 14 2016, 15:58 BST
    Warrington: Will be looking for victory at Wakefield
  • Cas can keep leaders in check

    Our expert columnist Ian Millward previews this weekend's action in the Super 8s and the Super 8 Qualifiers.

    Thursday August 11 2016, 11:31 BST
    Todd Carney: Playing well for Catalans
  • Warrington to join Hull in final

    Ahead of the second semi-final on Saturday, Challenge Cup winner Ian Millward is expecting Warrington to make the final.

    Friday July 29 2016, 22:12 BST
    Warrington can reach Wembley - and cover in the process
  • Speaking double touch

    Ian Millward delivers his verdict on this weekend's remaining games in the First Utility Super League.

    Sunday July 24 2016, 14:43 BST
    Hull can gain a vital win at the top of Super League
  • Panthers look best bet

    Ian Millward previews the latest round of Super League action but his best bet this week comes in the NRL.

    Thursday July 14 2016, 12:25 BST
    Joe Westerman (l) can help Warrington to victory
  • Bird to star on big stage

    Ian Millward previews the final game in the State Of Origin series and expects a new star to be born.

    Wednesday July 13 2016, 11:10 BST
    Jack Bird: Can be the star in Sydney
  • Dragons to conquer Tigers

    Our expert columnist Ian Millward is backing Catalan Dragons to see off Castleford in Sunday's Super League game.

    Sunday July 10 2016, 15:32 BST
    Todd Carney: Can help Catalans to another win in the UK
  • Ian Millward: Vikings to cover

    Former Super League coach Ian Millward previews the latest round of matches plus the pick of this week's NRL action.

    Sunday July 3 2016, 16:45 BST
    Widnes: Can cover at Leeds