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.

  • Aussies look too strong

    Challenge Cup winner Ian Millward previews this weekend's last-16 ties - and Friday's Anzac Test Down Under.

    Thursday May 5 2016, 14:41 BST
    Mal Meninga's reign can start with a convincing win
  • 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
  • Bucking Broncos the team to beat

    Former Super League coach Ian Millward previews the upcoming NRL season with Brisbane set to take all the beating.

    Monday March 7 2016, 21:41 GMT
    Brisbane's perfect blend can see them top the table
  • Widnes look Giant bet

    Super League winner Ian Millward makes Widnes his best bet of the weekend and he's also keen on Catalans.

    Sunday February 28 2016, 14:13 GMT
    Michael Dobson: Can help Salford keep it tight at Wigan
  • Ride with Cowboys in Challenge

    Ian Millward expects the North Queensland Cowboys to ease to victory against Leeds in this weekend's World Club Challenge.

    Thursday February 18 2016, 12:32 GMT
    Johnathan Thurston: Best half-back in the world, says Millward
  • Vikings can stun Rhinos

    Ian Millward previews the weekend's action in the First Utility Super League and fancies Widnes to stun Leeds.

    Sunday February 14 2016, 14:33 GMT
    Kevin Brown: Can lead Widnes to shock win
  • Vikings to out-battle Wildcats

    Former Super League coach Ian Millward previews the action on Friday and Sunday, with Widnes strongly fancied at Wakefield.

    Sunday February 7 2016, 14:45 GMT
    Widnes Vikings captain Kevin Brown can guide his side to an opening win
  • Run with Wolves in opener

    Expert columnist Ian Millward fancies Warrington to make a strong start to the new Super League season against champions Leeds.

    Thursday February 4 2016, 19:59 GMT
    Daryl Clark: Best hooker in Super League
  • Ian Millward: Cherries on top

    Ian Millward previews the 2016 Super League season with a team-by-team guide - and he's backing Wigan to come out on top.

    Sunday February 7 2016, 14:45 GMT
    Matty Smith (l) and Sean O'Loughlin can guide Wigan to glory
  • England to seal series

    Ian Millward previews the third Test between England and New Zealand at Wigan on Saturday.

    Saturday November 14 2015, 14:51 GMT
    Matty Smith: Inclusion could be key to England victory
  • New Zealand to hit back

    Super League winner Ian Millward previews Saturday's second Test between England and New Zealand at the Olympic Stadium.

    Saturday November 7 2015, 19:06 GMT
    Ryan Hall: Appeals as a potential first tryscorer