Articles by Frank Caruana



The Soothsayer

This sadly, is the last edition of the Soothsayer so I'm handing it over to my co-conspirators to say a few words and abuse me wherever possible.

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Lokomotiv won the Russian Premier League as tipped. In fact there were not many results that went wrong for me last week as we added more money to the kitty. His info is top class, so expect the winnings to keep flooding in, we're on a roll!

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It's the last of the international rugby tests this weekend as the Springboks visit Twickenham. Can England make a clean sweep in the tests? Of course it can.

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The NFL let me down yet again last week. From now on I will get some insider -- and far wiser -- information, so keep reading the Soothsayer.

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Sacre bleu! Arsene Wenger must be wondering what has gone with his all-conquering Gunners as they lost 2-1 at home to Blackburn last week. Who can I give the kiss of death to this week?

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All good runs must come to an end at some time and Arsenal's did exactly that last week when it lost 2-1 to Everton at Goodison Park.

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There is only one match in the Russian Premier League this weekend. Lokomotiv will be bidding to take back its No. 1 slot from CSKA when it plays Torpedo in a Moscow derby.

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It's all Euro 2004 qualifiers this week, the most interesting match being Georgia v Russia, and for more reasons than just football and for Russia to lose this one would be nothing short of a national disaster.

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He was a bit unlucky last week but the Soothsayer makes his calls on this week's English Premier League and the Sunday match between the N.Z. Warriors and Sydney Roosters.

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This week Frank, our man with the game plan, places his bets on the English and Russian Premiere Leagues, the Australian Rules Grand Final, and the Ryder Cup.

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When I was back in Blighty over the past two weeks, the Premier League table played its own version of musical chairs. More than a bit has changed. Arsenal is breaking league records at will and looking supreme at the top.

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The Russia Premier league is still as close as ever. Spartak was the team this week to drop some points when it could only draw with Uralan but CSKA and Lokomotiv both won.

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Probably the best English match this weekend is taking place Friday at Stamford Bridge when Manchester United takes on Chelsea.

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Football is Back! This weekend sees the start of a new Premiership season, judging by the pre-season performances I'm not looking any further than Manchester United or Arsenal for the championship.

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Honest Frank looks to follow up last week's Moscow soccer success with punts on the English Premier League curtain-raiser and an All-Ireland Gaelic double. Will he benefit from the luck of the Irish?

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The Russian Premier League is again at center stage and Old Frank is making his predicitons on this weekend's two big Moscow derbies: Spartak vs. Dynamo and Lokomotiv vs. Torpedo.

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This week our friend Frank gives us his picks for the Russian, Enlgish and Scottish football leagues, while looking ahead to upcoming action on the race track.

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After my column last week I received a strange letter claiming to be from a well-known firm of solicitors on behalf of its client. The letter threatened legal action over my comment on July 5. I have decided upon a response in this weeks Soothsayer.

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Frank's back this week with with is predictions for both the English and Russian soccer leagues and the Tri-Nations tournament. Honest Frank also puts his two cents in regarding a possible strike in Major League Baseball.

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With the end of the World Cup our man Frank takes an unbiased look at next season's football in England, which starts on August 17th.

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Honest Frank makes his comments and lays his call about who will walk away with the World Cup on Sunday.

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Coming off an unsuccessful outing last week, Honest Frank has put his faith in England to beat traditional favorite Brazil in Friday's match and eventually carry through to take the cake at this year's World Cup.

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What an amazing World Cup it's been so far. The French gave the poorest performance by champions ever seen and some gullible punters lost their shirts even knowing Zinedine Zidane was injured! Nobody was crying for Argentina as it also departed the tournament.

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After a near miss on the IBO featherweight title last week the Soothsayer looks into the future and makes calls on the French Open and the Los Angeles Lakers this week.

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Well rested from the May holiday's, Frank the Bookie is back with his predictions on both the NBA and NHL finals in America, as well as his picks for this year's World Cup.

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This week, the Soothsayer gives his predictions for the NHL playoff matchups and takes a look at the European soccer odds before plumping for a fat triple on Arsenal and Liverpool to edge closer to denying his beloved United another English Premier League trophy ... at long last.

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Honest Frank makes his calls on this week weekend's Russian Premier League but leaves his bet of the week for the first European Grand Prix of the season is Sunday at San Marino.

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Honest Frank returns from a weekend of sun, sand and cable TV soccer to find his sidekick has actually done rather well with the beloved kitty. With tips a plenty on the Euro soccer, The Soothsayer puts his hard-earned cash on this weekend's big sporting event -- The Grand National at Aintree.

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Patriot Frank the bookie stands behind his home side backing England in the six nations against France, he rates Schumacher in Australia and Manchester United against Derby.

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Since when did the Oscars have anything to do with sports? Never-the-less, Frankie goes to Hollywood this week and has made his predictions for the up-coming Academy Awards, choosing, amoung others, Sissy Spacek to win the Oscar for best Actress. Returning to Europe, Frank's backing Blackburn to win Sunday's Worthington Cup final.