Brian Hoyer and the 49ers can get going at home on Thursday

NFL betting tips: Thursday

David John says San Francisco can avoid dropping to 0-3 for the season with a win over the LA Rams on Thursday night.

Jamal Agnew returns an 88 yard punt for a touchdown

NFL week 2 round-up

A review and scores from the latest round of Super League games, as the Detroit Lions maintained their 100 per cent start with victory over the New York Giants.

Jamie Vardy

What Happens Next?

A 40/1 Premier League Golden Boot bet and a 14/1 racing suggestion feature in this week's ante-post betting column.

Cincinnati have failed to score a touchdown this season

Zampese fired by Bengals

After starting the season 0-2, the Cincinnati Bengals fired offensive co-ordinator Ken Zampese.

JJ Watt and the defense can help Houston hit form in Cincinnati

NFL betting tips: Thursday

David John is confident Houston will recover from an opening-day defeat when they face Cincinnati in the NFL on Thursday.

Racing Tips

Dance The Dream

Friday's racing preview

Dance The Dream is fully expected to take top honours in the Dubai Duty Free Handicap at Newbury by Chris Wilson.

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.

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

Action from York

Our best bets

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

Romelu Lukaku of Manchester United

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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

Sunderland

Wednesday Carabao Cup tips

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