Australia are hot favourites to retain the World Cup

Rugby League World Cup tips

Super League winner Ian Millward brings you his team-by-team guide to the 2017 Rugby League World Cup - plus his best bets.

Mal Meninga

Australia hand debuts to trio

Australian coach Mal Meninga will give debuts to three players against England in Friday's World Cup opener at AAMI Park.

The 2017 Rugby League World Cup captains face the camera

Rugby League World Cup guide

We've got all you need to know ahead of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup, including fixtures, TV details, odds and confirmed squads.

Cameron Smith (l) and Sean O'Loughlin will clash on Friday

Smith: Opening win is important

Australia captain Cameron Smith has stressed the importance of beating England in Friday's World Cup opener.

Luke Gale scored two of England's 13 tries

England start with 13-try romp

England - 7/1 with Sky Bet to win the World Cup - thrash Combined Affiliated States 74-12 in their opening warm-up match in Perth.

Racing Tips

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot fancies that a return to Kempton can help bring about a change in fortune for an undeniably well handicapped runner on Tuesday.

Lalor

Jamie Maynard: Lalor land!

Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday throughout October, Jamie Maynard will provide his three best bets.

Yanworth tackles fences at Exeter on Tuesday

Tuesday's racing preview

Yanworth on chasing debut at Exeter is one of Anita Chambers' best bets for Tuesday - she has a tip in every race.

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Football Tips

Swansea can claim Manchester United's scalp

Carabao Cup betting tips

David John and Andy Schooler preview Tuesday's Carabao Cup ties with 7/1 and 6/1 tips among their selections.

Graeme Storm

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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

Our best bets

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