2017 NFL Draft: The highlights

Our expert Dave John runs the rule over eight eye-catching selections in the 2017 NFL Draft.

Oakland select Melifonwu

British-born safety Obi Melifonwu has been selected by the Oakland Raiders in the second round of the NFL Draft.

Cleveland Browns pick Garrett

Defensive end Myles Garrett was the first overall pick by the Cleveland Browns in the NFL Draft on Thursday.

Marshawn Lynch joins Oakland

Former Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is coming out of retirement to sign for the Oakland Raiders.

Saints sign Adrian Peterson

Running back Adrian Peterson has agreed terms with the New Orleans Saints, after 10 years with the Minnesota Vikings.

Racing Tips

Breaking It Down: Top Label

Pro punter and owner Murt Khan fancies the red-hot Jessica Harrington yard to strike again at Gowran today.

Sunday's Racing Tips

Graham Clark fancies Adamant at Salisbury on Sunday and he has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland.

Sunday Stats: Follow Fahey

Mal Boyle crunches the numbers ahead of today's meetings and he says Richard Fahey should be followed at Thirsk.

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Football Tips

Premier League tips

Nick Hext is backing Chelsea to extend their lead at the top of the Premier League by beating Everton today.

Our best bets

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

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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