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This week sees no journey to Russia, which already makes things an improvement, we guess. In fact, this #ContinentalBreakfast goes to the other end of the spectrum by chucking in a trip to the place where - as bizarre as this sounds - ex-Man City, Aston Villa and QPR defender Richard Dunne lives. That's right, it's Monaco first up. We then head east to Italy, then across to Spain for the Basque derby, before finishing things off in Rome.

How time flies... It's Week SIX of The Premier League Darts already!

Cheltenham | A Handy 'How To' Guide | DOs and DONTs

The Greatest Show on Turf” is an expression bandied about far too often in the world of sports. Everything from the stateside Superbowl to the Portmerrion Lawn Tennis Casuals want a slice of this coveted accolade.

The Europa League is finally starting to heat up. Manchester United are the last man standing for the English sides in the competition, and remain the favourites to triumph in the competition. However, there are also one or two potential winners thrown into the mix such as Roma and Lyon, who both meet on Thursday evening in France. Who will take the advantage into the second legs?

The fun continues in the golf this week. Not only to we have the Valspar Championship to enjoy, but there's more and involves a trip to India, so what's not to like?

The fun continues on Wednesday evening as the second batch of this week's Champions League games kick off as Barcelona and Paris SG clash in Spain, whilst Borussia Dortmund will hope home advantage helps them overturn a 1-0 deficit against Portuguese side Benfica. Surely we won't see Barca suffer another humiliation, just like Arsenal did on Tuesday night, or will we?


 

The Champions League makes a welcome return to our screens this week, starting on Tuesday, when Arsenal try - and will likely fail - to overturn a 1-5 deficit against Bayern Munich at the Emirates. Anything's possible for the Gunners in front of their own fans though, you know, with all that noise they make.

Golf | The Valspar Championship | Preview and Betting Tips

It's a little-known fact that the Copperhead snake is responsible for biting more people in North America than any other snake, and whilst their bites aren't usually fatal, being bitten is not usually an experience one would consider repeating.

Football | West Ham v Chelsea | Match Preview and Betting Tips

East meets West as one of London's louder derbies gets underway tonight. Can West Ham, if not derail, then dent Chelsea's seemigly unstoppable march to the Premier League title?

We finish off the weekend's football feast with a dreamy double on Sunday afternoon. Whilst it's not beer garden weather at the moment, as you'd expect in early March, nothing's stopping you from sitting in side with a few bevvies and enjoying the two shows we have!

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