The route of Le Tour in 2017

Tour de France 2017 guide

Check out our Tour de France 2017 guide with details of stages, jerseys and the British contenders.

Quintana (l) can test Froome, says Boardman

Froome will be tested - Boardman

Chris Boardman is backing Chris Froome to win a fourth Tour de France but says he'll find it tougher than last year.

Chris Froome

Froome wants contract sorted

Chris Froome hopes his contract extension with Team Sky will be finalised in time for the start of the Tour de France

Chris Boardman wins gold in 1992

Chris Boardman Exclusive

The Tour de France starts on Saturday so check out our May feature with cycling legend Chris Boardman.

Petr Cech

Today's sports quiz

A sports quiz, TV guide, birthdays and what happened on this day for June 29.

Racing Tips

Sir Chauvelin (far right) should go well

Northumberland Plate guide

We run the rule over the entire field for Saturday's Stobart Rail Northumberland Plate Handicap at Newcastle.

Irish Derby horse-by-horse guide

Check out our guide to the final field for Saturday's Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh, featuring Wings Of Eagles and Cracksman.

Jim Crowley

Ben Linfoot's daily nap

Ben Linfoot has had three winners from his last four tips - Thursday's selection goes at Newmarket.

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Football Tips

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.

Portugal: Euro 2016 winners

Confederations Cup tips

Our Nick Hext makes Portugal his pick to win this summer's Confederations Cup in Russia.