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.

Adam Lyth celebrates his century

Adam Lyth makes history

Yorkshire's Adam Lyth broke the record for the highest British domestic T20 score as he hit a brilliant 161 against Northamptonshire.

England celebrate a 3-1 victory over South Africa

August fixtures and results

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

 Nottinghamshire celebrate

County cricket tables

The latest standings in the Specsavers County Championship and NatWest T20 Blast.

Joe Root heads to the nets under the Edgbaston floodlights

England v West Indies betting tips

Dave Tickner reckons West Indies could be in the pink against England at Edgbaston, and also has three series bets.

Racing Tips


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.

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Football Tips

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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

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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.