Mercedes have opened contract talks with Valtteri Bottas about an extension for 2018.
Robert Kubica made his first official F1 outing in more than six years on Wednesday as the Pole took another major step on his remarkable comeback trail.
Lewis Hamilton has been eased to 10/11 after suffering a dent in his championship hopes with rival Sebastian Vettel winning the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel took pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix - and Lewis Hamilton believes Ferrari will cruise to victory on Sunday.
Lewis Hamilton finished a distant fifth in final practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix as Sebastian Vettel clocked a record fastest lap.
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.
Ben Linfoot's Value Bet column has been in fine form in recent weeks and he has four selections for Saturday's action at Ripon, Newbury and Newmarket.
Racing commentator Simon Holt is backing Librisa Breeze in Saturday's Hungerford Stakes at Newbury.
Our tipster David John says Southampton can turn on the style against West Ham in the Premier League on Saturday.
Our Nick Hext makes Reading his best bet in the Sky Bet EFL this weekend.
A look at how the Sporting Life recommended bets have performed.