Wayne Rooney

LIVE: Everton v Ruzomberok

Wayne Rooney starts as Everton kick-off their Europa League campaign against Ruzomberok. Follow tonight's action live!

Charlie McBride: Mix-up at Yarmouth

'Wrong horse' shocker at Yarmouth

A tale befitting of a Dick Francis novel brought unexpected drama to a sleepy summer card at Yarmouth on Thursday.

Alastair Cook

Cook leads England resistance

Former captain Alastair Cook was unbeaten on 82 and leading the England defence as rain interrupted the first day of the third Test against South Africa.

Daryl Gurney

Gurney lights up Blackpool stage

Darly Gurney stepped up a gear late in the day to beat Mensur Suljovic 16-13. Check out our review of Thursday at the World Matchplay.

Dark Acclaim is led in after winning at Doncaster

High praise for Dark Acclaim at Donny

Our Matt Brocklebank was on track to witness a potential Group One horse strut his stuff at Doncaster on Thursday night.

Racing Tips

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot is backing a Michael Dods trained runner to come good on his handicap debut at Thirsk on Friday.

Rare Rhythm leads Appeared

Friday's racing preview

Appeared must go well in the John Guest Handicap at Ascot according to Chris Wilson. He has a suggestion for every race.

Fastnet Tempest

Fastnet is a rock solid wager

Ian Ogg analyses the last 10 renewals of the Gigaset International Stakes at Ascot and picks out the key statistics.

Next Race Off
22:00 Del Mar
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(1)
Jes Jaa
J: Santiago Gonzalez
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(3)
Zarqa Star
J: Ignacio Puglisi

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.

Wayne Rooney: Has impressed in pre-season

Europa League betting tips

Everton start their season on Thursday night in Europa League qualifying and Andy Schooler has 8/1 and 10/1 tips.

Lady Beaverbrook celebrates with 1985 King George winner Petoski

Mike Cattermole: Prepare for 'Batl

The top broadcaster still can't explain Petoski's win in the 1985 King George but will there be another hard-to-find winner on Saturday?

 Alex Hammond

Alex Hammond's racing blog

Alex Hammond looks ahead to a top-class weekend of racing and expects young sprinter Golden Apollo to continue his development at York.

Enable storms to Oaks glory

Will Gosden Enable the big clash?

Our Ben Linfoot is on his knees hoping both Enable runs and for good ground, in order for Saturday's King George to prove another classic.

Racing Tips

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot is backing a Michael Dods trained runner to come good on his handicap debut at Thirsk on Friday.

Rare Rhythm leads Appeared

Friday's racing preview

Appeared must go well in the John Guest Handicap at Ascot according to Chris Wilson. He has a suggestion for every race.

Fastnet Tempest

Fastnet is a rock solid wager

Ian Ogg analyses the last 10 renewals of the Gigaset International Stakes at Ascot and picks out the key statistics.

Next Race Off
22:00 Del Mar
1
(1)
Jes Jaa
J: Santiago Gonzalez
3
(3)
Zarqa Star
J: Ignacio Puglisi

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.

Wayne Rooney: Has impressed in pre-season

Europa League betting tips

Everton start their season on Thursday night in Europa League qualifying and Andy Schooler has 8/1 and 10/1 tips.