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Luke Littler v Michael Smith: Tips, Predictions and Odds

1983 World Darts Champion Keith Deller MBE delivers his tips and predictions for Thursday night's Premier League showdown between Luke Littler and Michael Smith.

Luke Littler v Michael Smith

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Luke Littler v Michael Smith betting tips, predictions & start time

Luke Littler v Michael Smith (20:45)

Over 10.5 Legs @ 11/4
Michael Smith - Over 96.5 Average @ 8/11
Over 7.5 180s @ 11/8

Expect fireworks between these two on Thursday night!

They produced an absolute barnstormer in Cardiff a few weeks ago, and I am backing them to serve up another treat in Exeter this Thursday too.

They are both huge scorers, so there will be maximums galore - eight or more is priced at 11/8, which I really like the look of. Obscene numbers I know, especially in a best-of-11, but these are rhythm players and they will feed off of each other.

Luke Littler and Michael Smith are throwing exceptionally well at the minute, and as was the case on night two, I am expecting to see the full 11 legs this time around too, which is priced at 11/4.

'Bully Boy' will love the pace of this match; he struggles when things get a little slow and laborious, but this will suit him down to the ground, as was proven the last time they both met.

Smith is going to have to be at the races to make it two successive wins over Littler, and he knows his average will have to be far in excess of 96.5 if he is to win this match.

He's 8/11 to register an average over that figure and, again, that, to me, represents really good value.

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Luke Littler v Michael Smith odds

Luke Littler is 4/9 to notch his first ever professional victory over Michael Smith with 'Bully Boy' the big 7/4 outsider to make it a Premier League double over 'Nuke' following his Night Two success in Cardiff.

Littler, who famously reached the final of the 2024 World Darts Championship, can also be backed at 8/11 with a -1.5 leg handicap whilst Smith is 1/1 to win with a +1.5 leg start.

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Luke Littler v Michael Smith Bet Boosts >>

We've got a number of Bet Boosts >> available for Night Five of the Premier League, including:

Boosted Four-Fold - Match Winner
Michael van Gerwen (v Luke Humphries)
Nathan Aspinall (v Peter Wright)
Gerwyn Price (v Rob Cross)
Luke Littler (v Michael Smith)

Was 11/2 >> Now 6.65/1

Match Double
Luke Littler To Win Match & Most 180s
Was 13/10 >> Now 6/4

Most 180s
Michael Smith (v Luke Littler)
Was 6/4 >> Now 13/8

Total 180s
Over 8.5 Combined (Luke Littler v Michael Smith)
Was 5/2 >> Now 11/4

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Luke Littler v Michael Smith

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