A bright start from our headline tip Jordan Spieth

LIVE: The Open

Jordan Spieth posted the clubhouse lead at Royal Birkdale and was soon joined by a fellow major winner. Follow our live blog.

Leopardstown

LIVE: Fast results

There's Group race action from Leopardstown this evening and you can follow it all with our fast results service.

Global Giant and Fran Berry edge out Tribal Quest

Fran Berry: Global success

Top jockey Fran Berry enjoyed one Global winner at Newmarket's July Festival and is hopeful of another this weekend.

Trainer George Baker

Market Movers: Baker's treat?

The news from the Sky Bet racing trading room includes today's movers and a fancy for a 33/1 shot trained by George Baker.

Kylian Mbappe

Monaco issue Mbappe threat

Monaco are threatening to report "important" European clubs to FIFA for making contact with star striker Kylian Mbappe.

Racing Tips

Thursday's racing preview

Daira Prince can reward those who keep the faith at Leicester according to Ashley Iveson. He has a selection for every race.

Trainer Archie Watson

Knight can shine in Super Sprint

Ian Ogg analyses the last 10 renewals of Saturday's Weatherbys Super Sprint at Newbury and picks out the key statistics.

Charlie Appleby

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot is giving another chance to a Charlie Appleby-trained runner who lines up at Doncaster for Thursday's nap.

Next Race Off
17:50 Leopardstown
1
(1)
Battle Of Jericho
J: J A Heffernan
3
(8)
Impactful
J: K J Manning
4
(7)
Man Power
J: P J Smullen

Football Tips

Betting Zone: Tipping record

A look at how the Sporting Life recommended bets have performed.

Our best bets

Check out all of our available betting tips and previews of the forthcoming sporting action.

Portugal: Euro 2016 winners

Confederations Cup tips

Our Nick Hext makes Portugal his pick to win this summer's Confederations Cup in Russia.

Global Giant and Fran Berry edge out Tribal Quest

Fran Berry: Global success

Top jockey Fran Berry enjoyed one Global winner at Newmarket's July Festival and is hopeful of another this weekend.

Caspian Prince and Marsha

Mike Cattermole: Hail the Prince

Mike Cattermole pays tribute to the brilliance of Harry Angel and Adam Kirby but doesn't forget the durable Caspian Prince.

Mark Stoneman

England: What happens next?

After a dismal defeat at Trent Bridge and an injury for Gary Ballance, England must make changes. Dave Tickner considers the options.

Racing Tips

Thursday's racing preview

Daira Prince can reward those who keep the faith at Leicester according to Ashley Iveson. He has a selection for every race.

Trainer Archie Watson

Knight can shine in Super Sprint

Ian Ogg analyses the last 10 renewals of Saturday's Weatherbys Super Sprint at Newbury and picks out the key statistics.

Charlie Appleby

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot is giving another chance to a Charlie Appleby-trained runner who lines up at Doncaster for Thursday's nap.

Next Race Off
17:50 Leopardstown
1
(1)
Battle Of Jericho
J: J A Heffernan
3
(8)
Impactful
J: K J Manning
4
(7)
Man Power
J: P J Smullen

Football Tips

Betting Zone: Tipping record

A look at how the Sporting Life recommended bets have performed.

Our best bets

Check out all of our available betting tips and previews of the forthcoming sporting action.

Portugal: Euro 2016 winners

Confederations Cup tips

Our Nick Hext makes Portugal his pick to win this summer's Confederations Cup in Russia.