Eddie Howe admits his pessimistic nature meant he never really believed promotion to the Premier League was possible.
Man On The Spot previews day one of the Punchestown Festival, which is expected to be dominated by Willie Mullins.
Ashley Iveson provides a tip for every race on Tuesday including at Punchestown, where Don Poli rates a confident fancy.
Jose Mourinho has questioned those who value style over substance after Chelsea were branded "boring".
Olivier Giroud believes neither Arsenal nor Chelsea will be ready to change their football philosophy next season.
Bournemouth will play in the Premier League next season for the first time in their history after beating Bolton 3-0.
Bournemouth are odds-on to avoid relegation in their first season of Premier League football after all but securing promotion.
Irish expert Donn McClean provides his insight ahead of the opening day of the 2015 Punchestown Festival.
Ben Coley previews Tuesday's Premier League game between Hull and Liverpool with the hosts considered excellent value.
Aidan O'Brien is set to be represented by Gleneagles and Ol' Man River in the QIPCO 2000 Guineas at Newmarket on Saturday.