Australian forward Trent Merrin joins the Leeds Rhinos in Super League

Rhinos secure Merrin signing

Leeds Rhinos have secured another major signing for next season as they've brought Australian Test forward Trent Merrin to Super League from NRL side Penrith.

Gil Dudson (left) is on the move to Salford

Salford snap up Dudson

Salford have announced the signing of former Wigan forward Gil Dudson on a two-year deal from relegated Widnes.

Mitch Garbutt: The prop (pictured centre, in action for Leeds) has signed a three-year deal with Hull KR

Garbutt signs for Hull KR

Hull KR have signed two-time Grand Final winner Mitch Garbutt from Leeds on a three-year deal.

Kenny Edwards of Catalans Dragons and David Mead of Catalans Dragons celebrate their victory during the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup Final

July date for Challenge Cup final

The Challenge Cup final will have a new July date from 2020 as part of an extended agreement between Wembley and the Rugby Football League that runs to 2027.

England's James Graham (left) and New Zealand's Jared Waerea-Hargreaves square up

England suffer heavy defeat

England lost their scoring touch and their unbeaten record for 2018 as New Zealand cruised to a 34-0 win at Elland Road to avoid a series whitewash.

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Paper Talk: Roma tracking Young

Roma are looking at Ashley Young while his Manchester United team-mate Chris Smalling is wanted by Everton - all in today's newspapers.

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Daily Nap: Steam in at Southwell

It's all-weather racing all the way for Richard Mann on Thursday with the Sporting Life Daily Nap running at Southwell.

Check out our daily preview with tips for every race3

Thursday's racing preview

David Clough makes Anycity his best Thursday bet at Southwell and he has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland.

You can watch Dimitri van den Bergh's nine-darter below (Picture: Lawrence Lustig/PDC)4

Watch: Van den Bergh's nine-darter

Dimitri van den Bergh hit a nine-dart finish during his second-round victory over Stephen Bunting at the Grand Slam of Darts.

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Thursday Talking Points

Richard Mann previews an interesting day of racing with a couple of young Alan King-trained hurdlers of particular interest and Supreme Racing Club taking on the big boys in Ireland.

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Get all the football gossip from the National Papers1

Paper Talk: Roma tracking Young

Roma are looking at Ashley Young while his Manchester United team-mate Chris Smalling is wanted by Everton - all in today's newspapers.

Southwell
2

Daily Nap: Steam in at Southwell

It's all-weather racing all the way for Richard Mann on Thursday with the Sporting Life Daily Nap running at Southwell.

Check out our daily preview with tips for every race3

Thursday's racing preview

David Clough makes Anycity his best Thursday bet at Southwell and he has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland.

You can watch Dimitri van den Bergh's nine-darter below (Picture: Lawrence Lustig/PDC)4

Watch: Van den Bergh's nine-darter

Dimitri van den Bergh hit a nine-dart finish during his second-round victory over Stephen Bunting at the Grand Slam of Darts.

Kemboy in action
5

Thursday Talking Points

Richard Mann previews an interesting day of racing with a couple of young Alan King-trained hurdlers of particular interest and Supreme Racing Club taking on the big boys in Ireland.

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Kemboy in action

Thursday Talking Points

Richard Mann previews an interesting day of racing with a couple of young Alan King-trained hurdlers of particular interest and Supreme Racing Club taking on the big boys in Ireland.

Southwell

Daily Nap: Steam in at Southwell

It's all-weather racing all the way for Richard Mann on Thursday with the Sporting Life Daily Nap running at Southwell.

Check out our daily preview with tips for every race

Thursday's racing preview

David Clough makes Anycity his best Thursday bet at Southwell and he has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland.

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Royal Line (right) pulls clear to win the November Handicap

Sporting Life Tipping Record

A look at how the Sporting Life recommended bets have performed in November 2018.