Ian Millward

  • Last Updated: September 29 2014, 14:35 BST

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: Made a profit with his tips in both 2012 and 2013. Fine record in the big games - Joel Monaghan first tryscorer in 2013 Super League Grand Final won at 8/1; Tom Briscoe to score the first try in this year's Challenge Cup final landed 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.

  • New Zealand to sink Australia

    Our columnist Ian Millward fancies New Zealand to beat Australia in this weekend's Four Nations final in Wellington.

    Saturday November 15 2014, 10:16 GMT
    Jason Nightingale: Backed to score the first try against Australia
  • Aussies to see off Samoa

    Our columnist Ian Millward fancies Australia to outplay a potentially jaded Samoa in the Four Nations this weekend.

    Sunday November 9 2014, 10:13 GMT
    Australia are the bet to overpower Samoa
  • England can topple Aussies

    Our expert columnist, Super League-winning coach Ian Millward, feels England can claim a rare win over Australia this weekend.

    Sunday November 2 2014, 10:24 GMT
    James Graham: Can star for England
  • England ready to shine

    Super League-winning coach Ian Millward previews rugby league's Four Nations tournament, which starts on Saturday.

    Thursday October 23 2014, 12:29 BST
    Josh Mansour: Looks set for a big Four Nations
  • O'Loughlin key to Wigan victory

    Former Grand Final winning coach Ian Millward expects Wigan to successfully defend their title on Saturday evening.

    Saturday October 11 2014, 19:20 BST
    Sean O'Loughlin: The key man for the Wigan Warriors
  • Bulldogs to keep it close

    Ian Millward previews the NRL Grand Final - one he expects the Rabbitohs to win, but only just.

    Friday October 3 2014, 19:57 BST
    Sam Burgess: Likely Grand Final star
  • Giants to stride forward

    Former Super League winner Ian Millward previews this weekend's play-offs and he's keen on Huddersfield to march on.

    Saturday September 27 2014, 09:11 BST
    Huddersfield will take on Catalan Dragons on Friday
  • Ian Millward: Rhinos to charge

    Ian Millward previews this week's Super League play-offs plus the action in the NRL, with Leeds among his best bets.

    Saturday September 20 2014, 17:18 BST
    Leeds: Fancied to beat Catalans
  • Ian Millward: Dragons to fire

    Ian Millward previews this weekend's Super League games plus the NRL play-offs, with Catalans among his best bets.

    Saturday September 13 2014, 18:02 BST
    James Webster: Wakefield side can win and cover
  • Vikings rate a Super bet

    Ian Millward previews this weekend's Super League and NRL action with Widnes rated the best bet on Sunday.

    Thursday September 4 2014, 12:56 BST
    Widnes: The best bet of the weekend
  • Ian Millward: Salford to cover

    Former Super League coach Ian Millward previews this weekend's action and also picks out his best NRL bets.

    Sunday August 31 2014, 16:01 BST
    Salford Red Devils: Can get the better of Wakefield
  • Rhinos to get it right

    Ian Millward previews Saturday's Challenge Cup final - and the weekend's key NRL action.

    Saturday August 23 2014, 15:20 BST
    Kevin Sinfield: Can the catalyst for a Leeds victory
  • Broncos are a capital bet

    Ian Millward previews the pick of this week's action in the NRL and the Super League.

    Sunday August 17 2014, 15:07 BST
    London Broncos can cover the handicap against Leeds
  • Widnes the fitness

    Ian Millward previews Sunday's Challenge Cup semi-final with Widnes fancies to work hard for victory over Castleford.

    Saturday August 9 2014, 14:54 BST
  • Knights to shine

    Ian Millward previews the pick of this week's action in the NRL with Newcastle Knights fancied on the handicap.

    Saturday August 9 2014, 12:11 BST
  • Be wary of team tinkering

    Super League-winning coach Ian Millward previews Sunday's Super League action and also has a Saturday NRL double for you.

    Sunday August 3 2014, 15:50 BST
    Castleford: Will have one eye on next week's Challenge Cup semi-final
  • Rhinos' strength in depth to shine

    Former Super League winner Ian Millward previews Friday evening's matches with Leeds backed for a big win.

    Thursday July 31 2014, 22:08 BST
    Ryan Hall: One of the Leeds players to sit out Friday's game
  • Warriors set for big win

    Former Super League winner Ian Millward previews Sunday's action in the competition, with Wigan fancied to win big.

    Sunday July 27 2014, 15:52 BST
    Joel Monaghan: Key man for Warrington
  • Rhinos to run riot

    Ian Millward previews the Super League action taking place this evening, as well as providing his best NRL bets.

    Friday July 25 2014, 09:20 BST
    Rob Burrow: His return will help Leeds Rhinos
  • Hull KR a confident pick

    Super League and Challenge Cup-winning coach Ian Millward brings you his game-by-game preview of this week's action.

    Thursday July 17 2014, 17:17 BST
    Huddersfield should brush Bradford aside