Our Writers

Our esteemed panel of friendly, passionate experts...

Shaun Beirne

Combining a lifetime of wagering and corporate bookmaking experience with a passion for form analysis, Shaun looks to convert that knowledge into a profitable trading edge for punters.

Unibet Australia

Follow Unibet for the latest odds, news, stats and expert opinions from the world of sport.

290 Articles

Stewart Croker

Now residing in his native Sydney, Stewart is a betting industry professional with nearly two decades of experience trading sports and racing around the globe, who also indulges in a passion for writing about it.

Alex Chambers

Alex ‘Astro Girl’ Chambers is a strawweight UFC fighter from Sydney who is Australia’s first female cage fighter. Alex is now living in the US and fighting for the Florida-based American Top Team.

11 Articles

Ben Graham

A former Geelong AFL player, Ben played in the NFL as a punter for the New York Jets, New Orleans Saints, Arizona Cardinals and Detroit Lions. He was the first Australian to play in a Super Bowl in 2009.

Sean Calvert

Tennis tipster with a superb track record of knowing his onions.

Craig Moore

A former Socceroos defender and veteran of two World Cups, Craig Moore represented Australia 52 times and chipped in with three goals from defence. He played for the likes of Rangers, Crystal Palace, Newcastle and Borussia Monchengladbach in Europe...

379 Articles

Torin Chen

A former news and sports journalist, Torin is the Content Editor at Unibet Australia’s blog.unibet.com.au.

5 Articles

The Professor

With more degrees than a circle, The Professor applies logic, intuition and brainpower to give you some methodical insights into gambling theory.

Russell Barwick

The Original ‘Russ the Sports Guy’ and one time dead set legend.

12 Articles

Ben Margin

Sydney horse racing trader/analyst. Keen interest in international racing, especially in Hong Kong.

Chris Herouvim

Chris is an Australian writer and martial artist. He is the ADCC Melbourne Open 2017 intermediate heavyweight gold medallist

24 Articles

Ken Rosewall

A bone fide tennis legend, Sydney's own Ken Rosewall won eight Grand Slam singles titles as well as three Davis Cups for Australia. He remains the youngest ever winner of the Australian Open having won it aged just 18...

82 Articles

James McNicholas

James McNicholas is a football writer and the man behind Arsenal site Gunnerblog.com.

3 Articles

Max Thorley

A passionate Dota 2 fan, fascinated by the rise of the eSports both globally and within Australia

Adrian Clarke

Former Arsenal winger turned journalist.

Daniel Storey

Football365's deputy editor and one quarter of @FtblFivesPod, Daniel became the first online only writer to scoop the highly regarded FSF Writer of the Year gong in 2016.

Dermot Corrigan

Dermot lives in Madrid and writes on Spanish football for ESPNFC.com, the Irish Examiner and When Saturday Comes. He is the host of the 'Covering Futbol' podcast and also talks about football on Newstalk, as well as with anyone...

130 Articles

Jonathan Wilson

Jonathan Wilson is the editor of The Blizzard and the author of seven books, including Inverting the Pyramid. He writes for the Guardian, World Soccer, Sports Illustrated and the National.

26 Articles

Andy Mitten

Andy Mitten is Unibet's Manchester United correspondent and the editor or United We Stand. He contributes to the likes of ESPN, BBC, Eurosport and many others.

Baden Cooke

A former sprinter, ‘Cookie’ won the second stage and the green jersey at the 2003 Tour de France. Riding professionally between 2000 and 2013, Cookie rode for the Unibet.com team in 2006-07 and Australia’s Orica GreenEDGE in 2012-13.

16 Articles

Liam Fulton

Former Wests Tigers NRL and Huddersfield Giants English Super League player. Liam is the first grade coach of the Campbelltown City Kangaroos in Sydney

Niall O'Brien

Niall O'Brien is an Irish International cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman and wicket-keeper with Ireland and North West Warriors.

31 Articles

David Zdrilic

A former Sydney FC and Socceroos striker, David is a TV football commentator and a current member of the Australian Beach Soccer team, the Beach Socceroos. David earned 30 caps for the Socceroos scoring an impressive 20 goals.

301 Articles

Steve Jennings

Yorkshire-based freelance football writer originally from Hertfordshire. A regular contributor to Unibet and SpursStatMan, Steve has previously written for ESPN FC amongst others.

Adam Campton

Young bloke from Sydney that loves all sports, especially horse racing.

Julien Laurens

Julien is a London-based sports correspondent for Le Parisien, and a veritable French football expert. He writes in French and English for a number of esteemed publications and appears on BT Sport's European Football Show every Sunday evening.

Paolo Bandini

Paolo Bandini is an Anglo-Italian sports writer presently living in exile in the US Midwest. He writes weekly columns on Italian football for guardian.co.uk and Canadian media group The Score, and his journalistic credits include print and broadcast work...

136 Articles

Raphael Honigstein

Munich-born Raphael Honigstein writes about football for Germany’s biggest broadsheet, Süddeutsche Zeitung, the Guardian, ESPNFC and others. He’s a regular pundit on BT Sport’s European Football Show and the author of “Englischer Fussball: A German View of Our Beautiful...

20 Articles

Jack Lang

Jack is a freelance football writer with a passion for all things Brazilian. His work has appeared in publications such as the Mirror, the Blizzard and When Saturday Comes.

4 Articles

Willie Mason

A former hard-hitting NRL, NSW and Australian rugby league forward, Willie played 24 Test matches for Australia. ‘Big Willie’ is the host of ‘Chillin’ With Willie’.

Raj Bains

Raj Bains is a sports, technology and popular culture journalist from West Yorkshire, who has written for the likes of The Guardian, FourFourTwo, When Saturday Comes and more. Find him on social media @BainsXIII if that's your sort of...

434 Articles


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Gareth Roberts

Gareth Roberts is the editor of The Anfield Wrap, an award-winning website and podcast about Liverpool FC.

Ryan Baldi

Ryan is as happy observing a scrap in the octagon as he is watching 22 blokes run round a field. He works for Football Whispers and has written for Sky Sports,Yahoo and FourFourTwo among others.

Terry Gibson

An ex-Tottenham, Coventry and Manchester United striker, Terry is probably best remembered for his time as part of the infamous Wimbledon Crazy Gang side of the late 80s and early 90s. Now an expert in all things La Liga,...

391 Articles

Joe Short

bet.unibet's stats man, Joe is a sports reporter at the Daily Express and works for FC Copenhagen

Iain Macintosh

Iain Macintosh is a freelance football writer, primarily for ESPNFC. In the past, he has been the UK Correspondent for the New Paper in Singapore, the editor of The Set Pieces and a purveyor of reasonably priced refuse sacks...

153 Articles

Bryan Nicholson

Residing in Dublin, Bryan has been fascinated by the gambling industry ever since he was small enough to sneak under the cashier box to the over 18's section of the amusements; here he spent numerous hours looking for angles...

91 Articles

Adam Digby

Italian football correspondent for @FourFourTwo & @BeInSportsUSA. Author of “Juventus: A History in Black & White.

198 Articles

Aaron Cox

Hailing from Greater Manchester, Aaron is the editor of bet.unibet. A Rochdale fan by trade but brought up a Geordie, he's learned to endure the hard times and embrace the good times.

77 Articles

Andrew Gibney

French football correspondent featured in @br_uk @FourFourTwo and @Sport360, and the creator of @Frenchftweekly.

Keith Collantine

Keith Collantine established F1 Fanatic (www.f1fanatic.co.uk) in 2005 and it is now the foremost independent blog about Formula One racing and other forms of motor sport. Keith also commentates on motor racing for BT Sport.

Jamie Casey

Former Irish Post Sports Editor Jamie Casey is now Editor of Bet.Unibet.co.uk. His work has previously appeared in publications such as FourFourTwo, Boxing News, RTÉ, Sky Sports, Bleacher Report and a string of Irish national newspapers.

Patrick Gleeson

Patrick, a Brighton fan, is a freelance football writer working primarily with Goal. He is former owner of Football Friends Media Group and follows European football with a close eye on the Football League.

1 Articles

Stephen Tudor

Stephen Tudor is a freelance football writer who knows only slightly less about football than you do. A regular contributor to FourFourTwo, the Set Pieces, and others he was regularly taken to Maine Road as a child because his...

9 Articles

Alex Keble

Alex is an SJA Young Sports Writer 2015 nominee and has written for the likes of The Blizzard, The independent and FourFourTwo

Mark Woods

NBA expert and editor of Britball.

Mark Jones

Mark is a sports writer and a former editor at bet.unibet.co.uk. He once played against Nigel Quashie and knows how to pronounce that really long place name in Wales

10 Articles

Chris Young

A UK freelance based in the wacky world of Los Angeles, Chris writes for several national and regional publications, including the Guardian and the i. He spent five years covering Sunderland's annual toil as the chief football writer on...

Miguel Delaney

Football writer for ESPN, Independent on Sunday, Irish Examiner, Blizzard.

40 Articles

Michael Da Silva

Editor of highly-acclaimed football mag Rabona, Michael lives in Berlin and writes for Eurosport and Deutsche Welle

Mike Carlson

Mike Carlson has been the face or voice of American sport in the UK for the past 20 years, working his way through at least a dozen hosts while presenting NFL and NFL Europe for Channel 4, BBC, Channel...

6 Articles

Tom Beck

Social Content Specialist for Unibet. Previously seen on Goal, ESPN and Bleacher Report.

34 Articles

Howard Creagh

Lifetime interest in sport. Chiefly test cricket, AFL and Olympic Games. Howard has been working in sports betting industry for 16 years.

1 Articles

Mark Strijbosch

Mark Strijbosch is part of Unibet's social media team.

51 Articles

Tom Lee

Tom is a TV presenter on Channel 4 Racing and RTE in Ireland. Asked at the tender age of eight what he wanted to be when he grew up, Tom’s immediate riposte of “a bookmaker” drew a stern rebuke...

Michael Major

An eSports enthusiast and analyst who loves to play Dota 2 in his spare time

78 Articles

Will Tidey

Will Tidey has written on football for CNN, ESPN, Eurosport-Yahoo! and many others and has been in love with game since watching Ron Atkinson's Manchester United win the FA Cup final in 1985. The author of 'Life with Sir...

16 Articles

Graeme Swann

A veritable cricketing legend, Graeme Swann took 739 first class wickets in a career that spanned 15 years at the top level. Now an esteemed sports broadcaster and Unibet Armchair expert, he'll be providing expert insights into all of...

4 Articles

Glenn Hoddle

One of the greatest English footballers of his generation, Glenn Hoddle won 53 caps for his country and steered them to the 1998 World Cup as manager. A legendary figure at Tottenham Hotspur, he helped them win back-to-back FA...

3 Articles


Squawka is the go-to site for football fans interested in stats and in-depth analysis on a wide range of teams and matches across the global football spectrum.

Josh Chetwynd

Josh Chetwynd has been playing or talking about baseball since he was a wee lad. Once he could write, he started doing that about the sport as well - something he does daily for Bet.Unibet.com. As a player, he...

104 Articles

Mike Fuller

Bet.Unibet's daily ice hockey tipster and thoroughly average skater in his own right, Mike relishes the late nights that come with following the NHL from across the pond.

Matthew Harris

Matt provides tips for the Saturday 3pm kick-offs in the Premier League and has landed some high priced winners in the correct score markets. He has been covering the division since the very beginning way back in 1992, but...

Blake Johnston

As the son of former champion jockey Malcolm Johnston, Blake was always destined to be a jockey. Being the size of a jockey in his first year at high school, Blake realised that his riding career would be short...

46 Articles

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33 Articles

Steven Allweis

Steven runs the Manchester City blog View From A Blue.

3 Articles

Rob O'Connor

Rob is a freelance sports reporter focusing on football in Eastern Europe. He writes for World Soccer, the Green Soccer Journal and Howler.

Dan Levene

Dan is the Chelsea writer for getwestlondon.co.uk, a freelance journalist and PR. First for Chelsea news and comment.

Alexander Netherton

Alexander Netherton is a freelance football writer.

1 Articles
3 Articles

Alex McMahon

Alex McMahon is an editor for Houndsports. He's a regular sports writer, even more regular benchwarmer.

1 Articles

Ben Cove

A former newspaper journalist and magazine editor, Ben now heads up Unibet's content department.