The Derby

2019 Investec Derby Contenders

Oli Bell and Fran Berry join Matt Brocklebank at Epsom Downs to talk through the claims of the key contenders for this year's Investec Derby.

Sir Dragonet is a striking winner of the Chester Vase

Sir Dragonet set to head to Epsom

Aidan O'Brien believes Sir Dragonet is more likely to head for the Investec Derby than the French equivalent.

Trainer John Gosden

Secretary faces six at Goodwood

Investec Derby outsider Private Secretary is one of two runners for John Gosden in the British Stallion Studs EBF Cocked Hat Stakes at Goodwood.

Mehdaayih spreadeagles her field at Chester

Dettori in no rush to make Oaks call

Frankie Dettori will decide at the weekend whether to ride Mehdaayih or Anapurna in the Investec Oaks at Epsom on Friday week.

The Dash is a great spectacle at Epsom

Antepost Angle: Investec Dash

Matt Brocklebank looks ahead to the fiercely competitive Investec Dash at Epsom on Derby day, with a 33/1 selection in the big sprint handicap.

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Friday's racing preview

Fifth Position is Keith Hamer's best Friday bet and he has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland.

Michael van Gerwen lifts the Premier League Darts title for a fifth time2

Premier League Finals Night: Recap

Leg-by-leg recap of the Premier League Darts Play-Offs, as Michael van Gerwen defeated Rob Cross in the final to win the title for a fifth time.

Check out our latest racing Nap3

Daily Nap: Haggas on the hunt

David Ord heads to Haydock for his bet of the day on Friday and picks out a likely improver for William Haggas.

Skardu wins the Craven4

Irish 2000 Guineas preview

David Ord feels Skardu rates the value bet in a fascinating Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday.

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Paper Talk: Wolves close on Marega

Three former players to decide Manchester United transfer targets - and a £30m striker heading to Wolves. Plenty more too in a bumper Thursday edition.

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Today's Racing Tips1

Friday's racing preview

Fifth Position is Keith Hamer's best Friday bet and he has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland.

Michael van Gerwen lifts the Premier League Darts title for a fifth time2

Premier League Finals Night: Recap

Leg-by-leg recap of the Premier League Darts Play-Offs, as Michael van Gerwen defeated Rob Cross in the final to win the title for a fifth time.

Check out our latest racing Nap3

Daily Nap: Haggas on the hunt

David Ord heads to Haydock for his bet of the day on Friday and picks out a likely improver for William Haggas.

Skardu wins the Craven4

Irish 2000 Guineas preview

David Ord feels Skardu rates the value bet in a fascinating Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday.

Get all the latest football gossip from the day's back pages
5

Paper Talk: Wolves close on Marega

Three former players to decide Manchester United transfer targets - and a £30m striker heading to Wolves. Plenty more too in a bumper Thursday edition.

Racing Tips

Today's Racing Tips

Friday's racing preview

Fifth Position is Keith Hamer's best Friday bet and he has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland.

Check out our latest racing Nap

Daily Nap: Haggas on the hunt

David Ord heads to Haydock for his bet of the day on Friday and picks out a likely improver for William Haggas.

Skardu wins the Craven

Irish 2000 Guineas preview

David Ord feels Skardu rates the value bet in a fascinating Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday.

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Football Tips

Newport v Tranmere in the Sky Bet League Two play-off final at Wembley

Rovers to secure promotion

The first of the games on the Sky Bet EFL play-off weekends final comes from League Two, where Tom Carnduff is backing Tranmere to go up.

Charlton v Sunderland final guide

Extra-time needed on Sunday

Charlton take on Sunderland in the Sky Bet League One play-off final and Tom Carnduff thinks more than 90 minutes will be required.

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Sporting Life Tipping Record

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