While all eyes are on Super Bowl LI on Feb 5th, don’t overlook a couple of amazing sporting events that offer a ton of betting value. The Pro-Bowl and Aussie Open tennis finals.
First it’s the red-headed step-child of the NFL. No, not the Cleveland Browns. It’s the Pro Bowl. While the NFL dubs it a celebration of its brightest stars of today and tomorrow, the players and fans are less excited. If you’ve completely lost track of the Pro Bowl, the NFL has decided to go back to the regular AFC vs. NFC format. For the past three years, the league used a format where two captains picked each team.
Aussie Open Tennis
At the time of writing, the Aussie Open is hitting the semis. On the Men’s side, we have Roger Federer, 35, playing his fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka in the first semi-final on Thursday. and Nadal facing Dimitrov. Rafael Nadal, 30, reached his first Grand Slam semi-final since 2014 and will face 15th seed Grigor Dimitrov on Friday after the Bulgarian beat David Goffin.
The Spaniard remains on course to meet Federer in Sunday’s final. Click here to bet on tennis now.
On the Women’s side, the world is sensing that the 105th Australian Open is a trip down tennis’ memory lane, as a Williams-Williams final grows ever-more likely. The Williams’ are joined by the young gun of Coco Vandeweghe, their hard-hitting compatriot.
The other unseeded player standing in the way of a family affair is Mirjana Lucic-Baroni.