Our writers have selected their bets - one football and one tennis - to help you get started.

Football - Jack Green


Portugal have scored in 15 of their 17 games since the Euros. Switzerland have won every game of this qualifying campaign. So both teams to score looks great value at .

Netherlands have had a poor qualifying campaign, but France are the only side to beat them on home turf since 2001. Dick Advocaat’s side are worth backing at to beat Sweden, who have won only one of their last three away games.

Bulgaria have lost six successive away games, conceding at least two goals in each one. Luxembourg have won their last two on home soil, and are a good price to get at least a draw at .

Tennis - Adam Drury


Due to Caroline Garcia’s withdrawal, Maria Sharapova has been handed the significantly more straightforward task of beating world No.57 Irina-Camelia Begu in Tianjin.

In Shanghai, John Isner should see off Dusan Lajovic, while Nick Kyrgios is a good price to lose to Steve Johnson , having lost his temper during Sunday’s China Open final.

*Prices subject to change.