Columnists

Hammond: Mixed emojis

Sky Sports News presenter Alex Hammond reflects on Thistlecrack's injury while also looking ahead to this weekend's action.

Cattermole: Thistle be missed

Mike Cattermole reflects on the news Thistlecrack misses the Gold Cup, Pie-gate, Native River and the National weights row.

Oli Bell's Diary

ITV Racing and Racing UK host Oli Bell looks back upon his week and he was anything but blown away by Yanworth's efforts in victory at Wincanton.

Chamberlin: Disney fairytale

What a legend Cue Card is. What a thrill it was to be at Ascot on Saturday to see him win yet again.

Linfoot: Not 'worthy

Ben Linfoot says Barry Geraghty has an easy decision to make in the Champion Hurdle while Moon Racer and Blaklion are also discussed.

Racing Tips

Racing tip of the day

David Ord heads to Wolverhampton for today's best bet - and you don't have to wait long as it runs in the opener.

Thursday's racing preview

Anita Chambers provides a selection for every race on Thursday, with Desert Queen fancied to go well at Huntingdon.

Antepost Angle: Grand National

With the weights now out, Matt Brocklebank recommends bets on two 33/1 shots in his latest Antepost Angle column.

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Football Tips

Europa League betting preview

Spurs face Gent in the Europa League on Thursday but an interest Fiorentina looks a better investment, says Andy Schooler.

Champions League predictions

Check out our game-by-game predictions, analysis and best bets for tonight's Champions League action.

Europa League predictions

David John is predicting a low-scoring encounter when Manchester United travel to St Etienne in the Europa League this evening, kick-off is at 1700 GMT.

Racing Tips

Racing tip of the day

David Ord heads to Wolverhampton for today's best bet - and you don't have to wait long as it runs in the opener.

Thursday's racing preview

Anita Chambers provides a selection for every race on Thursday, with Desert Queen fancied to go well at Huntingdon.

Antepost Angle: Grand National

With the weights now out, Matt Brocklebank recommends bets on two 33/1 shots in his latest Antepost Angle column.

Next Race Off
10:40 Turffontein
1
(2)
Hallucination
J: Chamu Mabaya
2
(4)
Aerobatic
J: Tshepiso Matsoele
5
(9)
Miss Wales
J: Goodman Fundile Dadamasi

Football Tips

Europa League betting preview

Spurs face Gent in the Europa League on Thursday but an interest Fiorentina looks a better investment, says Andy Schooler.

Champions League predictions

Check out our game-by-game predictions, analysis and best bets for tonight's Champions League action.

Europa League predictions

David John is predicting a low-scoring encounter when Manchester United travel to St Etienne in the Europa League this evening, kick-off is at 1700 GMT.