Sebastian Vettel - tough week in Melbourne

Australian GP: Five lessons

Valtteri Bottas won the season-opening Australian Grand Prix and we look at five lessons learned from race week in Melbourne.

Valtteri Bottas celebrates after taking the chequered flag

Bottas dominates in Melbourne

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas pounced past Lewis Hamilton into the first corner as the Finn cantered to the chequered flag to win the Australian Grand Prix.

Valtteri Bottas

Bottas: Bonus point could be key

Championship points handed out for the fastest lap could make a big difference at the end of the season, Australian Grand Prix winner Valtteri Bottas said.

Lando Norris in action

Norris pleased with F1 debut

British rookie Lando Norris could not follow up his impressive qualification with a points finish at his debut Grand Prix in Australia.

Lewis Hamilton

Hamilton on pole after track record

Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton said it was a "shock" to twice break a track record as he took pole position for the Australian Grand Prix.

Most Read

A few at big prices appeal at Newbury1

Value Bet: Saint and Reveley

Ben Linfoot seeks out the value from Kelso and Newbury on Saturday afternoon as a rare visitor to the Scottish track could have a day to remember.

Saturday's best bets2

Saturday's Bets of the Day

Our team highlight their best Saturday bets, with Matt Brocklebank waiting until the evening card at Kempton and George Pitts looking at Euro 2020 qualifiers.

Stone Of Destiny is backed to score3

Simon Holt: Destiny calling

Andrew Balding's Stone Of Destiny is a strong fancy for Simon Holt at Lingfield - he has three Saturday selections.

Noel Fehily celebrates on Rock On Ruby after winning the 2012 Champion Hurdle4

Saturday's racing preview

David Clough expects Noel Fehily to enjoy a dream send-off on Get In The Queue at Newbury on Saturday - he has a tip for every race on every card.

Raheem Sterling celebrates his goal for England5

Sterling shines for five-star England

Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick as Gareth Southgate’s England beat the Czech Republic 5-0 in a perfect start to their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign.

Most Read

A few at big prices appeal at Newbury1

Value Bet: Saint and Reveley

Ben Linfoot seeks out the value from Kelso and Newbury on Saturday afternoon as a rare visitor to the Scottish track could have a day to remember.

Saturday's best bets2

Saturday's Bets of the Day

Our team highlight their best Saturday bets, with Matt Brocklebank waiting until the evening card at Kempton and George Pitts looking at Euro 2020 qualifiers.

Stone Of Destiny is backed to score3

Simon Holt: Destiny calling

Andrew Balding's Stone Of Destiny is a strong fancy for Simon Holt at Lingfield - he has three Saturday selections.

Noel Fehily celebrates on Rock On Ruby after winning the 2012 Champion Hurdle4

Saturday's racing preview

David Clough expects Noel Fehily to enjoy a dream send-off on Get In The Queue at Newbury on Saturday - he has a tip for every race on every card.

Raheem Sterling celebrates his goal for England5

Sterling shines for five-star England

Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick as Gareth Southgate’s England beat the Czech Republic 5-0 in a perfect start to their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign.

Racing Tips

The best bet runs at Newcastle, according to David Clough

Friday's racing preview

Ashley Iveson makes Exceeding Power his best bet of the day at Lingfield on Friday and he has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland.

A few at big prices appeal at Newbury

Value Bet: Saint and Reveley

Ben Linfoot seeks out the value from Kelso and Newbury on Saturday afternoon as a rare visitor to the Scottish track could have a day to remember.

Stone Of Destiny is backed to score

Simon Holt: Destiny calling

Andrew Balding's Stone Of Destiny is a strong fancy for Simon Holt at Lingfield - he has three Saturday selections.

Next Race Off

23:13 Turfway Park
3
(3)
U S Citizen
J: Rodney Prescott
5
(5)
Monday Confession
J: Luan Machado

Football Tips

Sporting Life Accumulator

With the international break pausing action in the Championship, we have backed four teams in League One and League Two...

Our best bets for Friday's Euro 2020 qualifying action

Euro 2020 tips: Best of the rest

The qualifiers for Euro 2020 continue on Friday night with a number of games across the groups. Tom Carnduff has three anytime scorer bets.

Sporting Life's England v Czech Republic preview

Going for goals at Wembley

George Pitts expects England to get their campaign off to a promising start, but fancies the Czech Republic to at least get on the score sheet at Wembley.