Essex Eagles' Simon Harmer celebrates hitting the winning runs

Essex land dramatic Blast final

Simon Harmer and Ravi Bopara starred as Essex were crowned Vitality Blast winners for the first time after toppling defending champions Worcestershire.

Dom Sibley

Giles praise for opener Sibley

Warwickshire opener Dominic Sibley could be set to answer England's problems at the top of the order after receiving lavish praise from Ashley Giles.

Ben Duckett

Duckett eyes Finals Day improvement

Ben Duckett believes Nottinghamshire reaching Finals Day in the Vitality Blast is all the more impressive because they were "pretty average" in the group stages.

Ashley Giles

Giles seeks to redress balance

England director of cricket Ashley Giles is aware of the need to redress the balance between the red-ball and white-ball teams.

Bowlers pass the baton

Richard Mann: Bowlers pass the baton

After missing most of the recent Ashes series, Richard Mann considers James Anderson's England future and wonders whether Pat Cummins can take the art of fast bowling forward.

Most Read

Check out the latest daily racing preview1

Sunday's racing preview

Dream World is Keith Hamer's best Sunday bet and he has a tip for every race at Hamilton and Plumpton.

Football gossip and transfer rumours from the back pages
2

Paper Talk: Spurs eye Maddison

Tottenham have identified Leicester's James Maddison as a potential transfer target to replace Christian Eriksen.

Sporting Life's NAP of the day3

Daily Nap: Buena not to be missed

David Ord struck on Saturday with an 11/2 winner and Matt Brocklebank looks to follow up with the Nap running at Hamilton on Sunday.

Sporting Life's Premier League preview package and free tips4

Sunday's Premier League tips

George Pitts looks ahead to the four Premier League games on Sunday, with a cracker at Stamford Bridge and 12/1 and 13/5 tips to consider.

All the fixtures, results and Pool standings
5

Rugby World Cup fixtures and results

All you need for the Rugby World Cup including the fixture schedule, results, updated tables, odds, TV guide, stadiums, history and previous winners.

Most Read

Check out the latest daily racing preview1

Sunday's racing preview

Dream World is Keith Hamer's best Sunday bet and he has a tip for every race at Hamilton and Plumpton.

Football gossip and transfer rumours from the back pages
2

Paper Talk: Spurs eye Maddison

Tottenham have identified Leicester's James Maddison as a potential transfer target to replace Christian Eriksen.

Sporting Life's NAP of the day3

Daily Nap: Buena not to be missed

David Ord struck on Saturday with an 11/2 winner and Matt Brocklebank looks to follow up with the Nap running at Hamilton on Sunday.

Sporting Life's Premier League preview package and free tips4

Sunday's Premier League tips

George Pitts looks ahead to the four Premier League games on Sunday, with a cracker at Stamford Bridge and 12/1 and 13/5 tips to consider.

All the fixtures, results and Pool standings
5

Rugby World Cup fixtures and results

All you need for the Rugby World Cup including the fixture schedule, results, updated tables, odds, TV guide, stadiums, history and previous winners.

Racing Tips

Sporting Life's NAP of the day

Daily Nap: Buena not to be missed

David Ord struck on Saturday with an 11/2 winner and Matt Brocklebank looks to follow up with the Nap running at Hamilton on Sunday.

Check out the latest daily racing preview

Sunday's racing preview

Dream World is Keith Hamer's best Sunday bet and he has a tip for every race at Hamilton and Plumpton.

Check out the latest daily racing preview

Monday's racing preview

Cadre Du Noir is Anita Chambers' best bet on Monday and has a tip for every race at every meeting.

Next Race Off

11:30 Pune
6
(7)
Gold Field
J: A Sandesh
13
(15)
True Grit
J: C S Jodha
3
(8)
Wild Fire
J: S Zervan

Football Tips

Sporting Life's Premier League preview package and free tips

Sunday's Premier League tips

George Pitts looks ahead to the four Premier League games on Sunday, with a cracker at Stamford Bridge and 12/1 and 13/5 tips to consider.

All of Sporting Life's current best bets across a range of sports

Our best bets

Check out Sporting Life's best bets across racing, football and more.

Logician coasts home under Frankie Dettori

Sporting Life Tipping Record

A look at how the Sporting Life recommended bets have performed in September 2019.