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.

Brendon McCullum

NatWest T20 Blast review

A review of Thursday's action in the NatWest T20 Blast as Middlesex and Northants recorded wins.

Alastair Cook

Eng v SA: Day one blog replay

Alastair Cook is 18 runs away from another century as England close day one of the third Test against South Africa on 171-4.

Eoin Morgan

Middlesex make maximum appeal

Middlesex are back in front of the TV cameras on Friday and Ian Ogg's picked out his best bets on the NatWest T20 Blast coupon.

Nottinghamshire win the Royal London One-Day Cup

July fixtures & results

Check out all July's major cricket results and fixtures from around the globe.

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.

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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.