The Olympic flag flies next to the Russia flag

WADA decision criticised

The World Anti-Doping Agency has been accused of "failing clean athletes" after it controversially lifted the Russian Anti-Doping Agency's suspension.

Simon Yates celebrates his La Vuelta victory

Yates crowned Vuelta champion

Simon Yates sealed victory in La Vuelta to complete a British clean sweep of this year's Grand Tours.

Check out our review of the weekend's sporting action

Weekend Review

Catch up on a busy weekend of sport with the Sporting Life Weekend Review, which includes links to all the major sports stories.

Eliud Kipchoge crosses the line

Marathon world record broken

Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge broke the marathon world record in Berlin on Sunday by recording a time of two hours, one minute and 40 seconds.

Simon Yates

Yates closes in on La Vuelta victory

Simon Yates is set to complete a British grand slam of Grand Tours after extending his lead on the penultimate stage of La Vuelta in Andorra on Saturday.

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Saturday's Premier League tips

Get your Saturday Premier League coupon sorted with our previews, Super 6 predictions and best bets for all six of the 3pm kick-offs.

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Richard Fahey: Strong Ayr raid

Our star columnist has a strong team heading to Ayr on Saturday including four bidding for Gold Cup glory.

Oli Fisher celebrates after carding a round of 593

Fisher shoots 59 to make history

Oliver Fisher has carded the first round of 59 in European Tour history on day two of the Portugal Masters in Vilamoura.

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Friday's racing preview

Keith Hamer's next best went in at Ayr at odds of 6/1 - don't miss his selections for the rest of Friday's action.

All the latest rumours and whispers from the gallops...5

Catching Pigeons: Balding can Shine

Get all the tips and hot gossip from the gallops ahead of a busy weekend on and off the track at British racing's headquarters.

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Saturday's Premier League tips

Get your Saturday Premier League coupon sorted with our previews, Super 6 predictions and best bets for all six of the 3pm kick-offs.

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Richard Fahey: Strong Ayr raid

Our star columnist has a strong team heading to Ayr on Saturday including four bidding for Gold Cup glory.

Oli Fisher celebrates after carding a round of 593

Fisher shoots 59 to make history

Oliver Fisher has carded the first round of 59 in European Tour history on day two of the Portugal Masters in Vilamoura.

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Friday's racing preview

Keith Hamer's next best went in at Ayr at odds of 6/1 - don't miss his selections for the rest of Friday's action.

All the latest rumours and whispers from the gallops...5

Catching Pigeons: Balding can Shine

Get all the tips and hot gossip from the gallops ahead of a busy weekend on and off the track at British racing's headquarters.

Racing Tips

Check out Ben Linfoot's best bets for Saturday's action

Value Bet: A 'Dab hand

Ben Linfoot seeks out the value in the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup and he's taking two against the field, while he has two other bets on the undercard.

Check out Simon Holt's latest horse racing selections

Simon Holt: Get with it

Simon Holt feels Get Knotted will revel in the testing conditions on Saturday - he has three tips for Willam Hill Ayr Gold Cup day.

Check out Oli Bell's multiple for Saturday's horse racing

Oli Bell: Saturday Yankee

Oli Bell's strongest Saturday fancies all run at Ayr and include Tommy Taylor in the the big betting race of the day.

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Football Tips

Our best bets for Wigan v Bristol City

Powell set to star for Latics

The Sky Bet Championship gets going with Wigan's televised encounter with Bristol City. Tom Carnduff has a look at the betting with a price boosted tip.

Premier League betting tips for Fulham v Watford

Watford to bounce back at Fulham

Watford are taken to bounce back to winning ways when they visit Fulham in Saturday's lunchtime kick-off, with Troy Deeney tipped to be the main man.

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