Jonny Bairstow

Jonny Bairstow raring to go

England are 5/2 with Sky Bet to win the opening Ashes Test match against Australia which begins in Brisbane on Thursday.

Australia are backed for Ashes success

Ashes 2017/18 series outright tips

Dave Tickner's in-depth Ashes series preview suggests an England team too weak to win it, but an Aussie one too weak to dominate.

High-fives all round as Woakes is among the wickets

Ashes 2017/18 series bat/bowler tips

Dave Tickner looks beyond the favourites in the top batsman and bowler markets for the 2017/18 Ashes series.

England and Jenny Gunn (C) celebrate

Gunn fires England to victory

Jenny Gunn took four wickets as England recorded a consolation victory in the Women's Ashes series.

Shikhar Dhawan hit 94 for India

India fight back in first Test

Shikhar Dhawan struck 94 to help India move into the lead in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Kolkata.

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Faugheen makes brilliant return

Faugheen made an impressive return to action in the Unibet Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown, after which Sky Bet made him 9/4 for the Champion Hurdle.

Michael van Gerwen is the defending champion (Lawrence Lustig PDC)2

Grand Slam of Darts 2017

The full group standings, daily schedule, results, odds & TV coverage details from the Grand Slam of Darts, which takes place in Wolverhampton from November 11-19.

Peter Wright and Michael van Gerwen3

Grand Slam of Darts: Final tips

Michael van Gerwen will play Peter Wright in the final of the Grand Slam of Darts in Wolverhampton tonight. Here's all you need to know...

Elgin (left) wins the Greatwood Hurdle from Misterton4

Elgin proves a Greatwood marvel

Elgin gave a battling performance to hold long-time leader Misterton in the Unibet Greatwood Handicap Hurdle at Cheltenham.

Michael van Gerwen beat Rob Cross in a thrilling clash (Picture: Lawrence Lustig/PDC)5

MVG wins epic; Taylor on fire

Phil Taylor destroyed Daryl Gurney 16-4 to reach the Grand Slam of Darts semi-finals and will meet Michael van Gerwen, who edged Rob Cross in an epic clash.

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Faugheen is surrounded by winning connections1

Faugheen makes brilliant return

Faugheen made an impressive return to action in the Unibet Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown, after which Sky Bet made him 9/4 for the Champion Hurdle.

Michael van Gerwen is the defending champion (Lawrence Lustig PDC)2

Grand Slam of Darts 2017

The full group standings, daily schedule, results, odds & TV coverage details from the Grand Slam of Darts, which takes place in Wolverhampton from November 11-19.

Peter Wright and Michael van Gerwen3

Grand Slam of Darts: Final tips

Michael van Gerwen will play Peter Wright in the final of the Grand Slam of Darts in Wolverhampton tonight. Here's all you need to know...

Elgin (left) wins the Greatwood Hurdle from Misterton4

Elgin proves a Greatwood marvel

Elgin gave a battling performance to hold long-time leader Misterton in the Unibet Greatwood Handicap Hurdle at Cheltenham.

Michael van Gerwen beat Rob Cross in a thrilling clash (Picture: Lawrence Lustig/PDC)5

MVG wins epic; Taylor on fire

Phil Taylor destroyed Daryl Gurney 16-4 to reach the Grand Slam of Darts semi-finals and will meet Michael van Gerwen, who edged Rob Cross in an epic clash.

Racing Tips

Benatar

Monday's racing preview

Anita Chambers previews Monday's racing and expects Benatar to enhance his lofty reputation at Plumpton.

Evan Williams

Sporting Life: Daily Nap

Matt Brocklebank pinpoints an Evan Williams-trained hurdler at Leicester that he's keen on for Monday's nap.

Perfect Candidate jumped and galloped them into the ground

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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Football Tips

Chris Hughton

Premier League betting tips

David John backs Brighton to keep up their good start to the Premier League season with victory over Stoke on Monday night.

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