Julian Draxler

Friday's Paper Talk

Arsenal could be set to bid again for PSG's Julian Draxler and there's more on Manchester City's interest in Jonny Evans.

Joe Root & Alastair Cook

Cook & Root star for England

Alastair Cook and Joe Root both hit centuries for 1/10 favourites England on day one of the day-night Test against West Indies.

Idrissa Gueye

Home comforts for Everton

Everton won 2-0 against Hajduk Split at Goodison Park to take control of their Europa League qualifying play-off.

Zak Hardaker scores a try

Tigers win League Leaders' Shield

Castleford beat Wakefield 45-20 to win the League Leaders' Shield for the first time in their 91-year history.

Fran Berry enjoys his victory on Great Hall

Fran Berry: Golden days

A week after winning the Shergar Cup and Silver Saddle, top jockey Fran Berry looks ahead to a busy weekend at Newbury and Bath.

Racing Tips

Saunter

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot has had five winning daily naps in the last nine days; don't miss his advice for Nottingham on Friday.

George Dryden (r)

George looks gorgeous at Ripon

Ian Ogg picks out the key statistics for the Great St Wilfrid Handicap at Ripon on Saturday where a 25/1 chance takes the eye.

One Minute

Friday's racing preview

Chris Wilson provides a selection for every race on Friday, with One Minute set to confirm the impression she made at York for trainer William Haggas.

Next Race Off
02:08 Evangeline Downs
10
(10)
Deadly Truth
J: Diego Saenz
2
(2)
Cat Sup
J: Timothy Thornton
6
(6)
Dynaskra
J: Colby Hernandez

Football Tips

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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

Byeong-hun An

Our best bets

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

Everton didn't find it easy against Ruzomberok

Europa League betting tips

Goals to be at a premium looks the best bet in Everton's Europa League qualifier on Thursday, says our Andy Schooler.

Fran Berry enjoys his victory on Great Hall

Fran Berry: Golden days

A week after winning the Shergar Cup and Silver Saddle, top jockey Fran Berry looks ahead to a busy weekend at Newbury and Bath.

 Alex Hammond

Alex Hammond: What's in a Name?

Alex Hammond looks ahead to the upcoming action and fancies Nameitwhatyoulike to put up a brave defence of his Great St Wilfrid title.

Mike Cattermole: A toast to Meade

Mike Cattermole identifies an eminently suitable target for Martyn Meade's stable star as he reflects on the week's big stories.

Racing Tips

Saunter

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot has had five winning daily naps in the last nine days; don't miss his advice for Nottingham on Friday.

George Dryden (r)

George looks gorgeous at Ripon

Ian Ogg picks out the key statistics for the Great St Wilfrid Handicap at Ripon on Saturday where a 25/1 chance takes the eye.

One Minute

Friday's racing preview

Chris Wilson provides a selection for every race on Friday, with One Minute set to confirm the impression she made at York for trainer William Haggas.

Next Race Off
02:08 Evangeline Downs
10
(10)
Deadly Truth
J: Diego Saenz
2
(2)
Cat Sup
J: Timothy Thornton
6
(6)
Dynaskra
J: Colby Hernandez

Football Tips

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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

Byeong-hun An

Our best bets

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

Everton didn't find it easy against Ruzomberok

Europa League betting tips

Goals to be at a premium looks the best bet in Everton's Europa League qualifier on Thursday, says our Andy Schooler.