Haseeb Hameed: injury blow

Ashes hope Hameed suffers injury blow

Ashes hopeful Haseeb Hameed has been forced to retire hurt with a hand injury while playing for Lancashire in the County Championship.

Joe Root, Liam Plunkett and Eoin Morgan celebrate

Strauss: England on upward curve

Andrew Strauss insists England's improving limited-overs team still have lessons to learn after the "missed opportunity" of this year's Champions Trophy.

Kyle Abbott

County Championship latest

Scores and round-up from day two of the penultimate round of Specsavers County Championship games.

Paul Collingwood

Barbados to host North-South fixtures

Next year's MCC-Champion County and North-South fixtures will be held in Barbados.

Toby Roland-Jones

Back issues trouble Roland-Jones

Toby Roland-Jones was unable to take the field for the start of day two in Middlesex's County Championship match with Lancashire due to a back problem.

Racing Tips

Donjuan Triumphant (blue and white silks, second right)

Ayr Gold Cup: Runner-by-runner

Check out Matt Brocklebank's guide to Saturday's William Hill Ayr Gold Cup, with SIX places up for grabs with Sky Bet.

Kassia is fancied to win at Pontefract again

Jamie Maynard: A Kass act

Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday throughout September and October, Jamie Maynard will provide his three best bets.

Wells Farhh Go (l) denies James Garfield

Alex Hammond: Great Scott!

Alex Hammond covers a smorgasbord of topics in her latest blog including a positive word for George Scott's Mill Reef hope James Garfield.

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Football Tips

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Our best bets

Check out all of our available betting tips and previews of the forthcoming sporting action.

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Betting Zone: Tipping record

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


Wednesday Carabao Cup tips

12/1 Sunderland can spring a Carabao Cup upset on Wednesday night, says our Andy Schooler.