Fitness boost for Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes will take a full part in training for England at the Ageas Bowl on Friday before a decision is made o his fitness.

Taylor 'comfortable' to return

Sarah Taylor describes herself as "incredibly comfortable" back in England's World Cup squad.

England wait on Stokes news

The extent of England all-rounder Ben Stokes' knee injury is expected to be clarified on Friday morning.

Derbyshire v Leicestershire

Match scores and report from Derbyshire's Specsavers County Championship Division Two clash with Leicestershire.

ICC committee backs Olympic bid

An ICC committee has backed a Test Championship and a move to secure cricket's spot in the 2024 Olympics.

Racing Tips

Simon Holt: Mop up with Washington

Simon Holt is backing Washington DC to deliver the goods in the Temple Stakes at Haydock - he's got three Saturday selections.

Breaking It Down: Royal flush!

Owner and pro punter Murt Khan tipped another winner on Thursday - he has one selection for Worcester this evening.

Ben Linfoot's daily nap

Ben Linfoot's nap selection runs at Pontefract on Friday evening - find out his tip here.

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Football Tips

FA Cup final betting tips

Ben Coley believes the best way to bet on the FA Cup final is to keep things simple and side with the favourites.

League Two play-off final tips

Nick Hext bids to make it six winning EFL play-off tips in a row in Sunday's Sky Bet League Two final at Wembley.

Championship play-off final tips

Our in-form EFL expert Nick Hext is backing Reading to get the better of Huddersfield in Monday's Sky Bet Championship play-off final.