Tevita Kuridrani celebrates scoring a try

Australia avoid embarrassment

A second-half rally was not enough for Australia as they lost the opening Rugby Championship clash to New Zealand 54-34.

South Africa

Springboks remain unbeaten

South Africa remain unbeaten in 2017 after they beat Argentina 37-15 in their Rugby Championship opener in Port Elizabeth.

Marler signs new Harlequins deal

England prop Joe Marler has signed a contract extension with Harlequins, keeping him at the Aviva Premiership club until 2021.

Gregor Townsend

Seven newcomers in Scotland squad

Gregor Townsend has called up seven uncapped players for Scotland's pre-season get-together in St Andrews.

Gareth Steenson

Steenson relishing title defence

Exeter captain Gareth Steenson is relishing the "new challenge" of starting an Aviva Premiership season as defending champions, although they are 4/1 third favourites with Sky Bet.

Racing Tips

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot turns to Silvestre de Sousa and Mark Johnston for Sunday's nap at Pontefract.

Sunday's racing preview

Nick Robson provides a selection for every race on Sunday, with Queen Kindly fancied to resume winning ways at Pontefract.

Upstaging (20) gives chase to Lancelot Du Lac at Goodwood

Take Upstaging in Sky Bet Finale

The Sky Bet Windsor Sprint Series Finale takes place on Monday with the sponsors paying five places. Here's our guide to the field.

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Football Tips

Harry Kane of Tottenham

Premier League betting tips

Our tipster David John says it's time to jump quickly back on the Harry Kane Premier League bandwagon on Sunday.

Leeds United

Sky Bet EFL betting tips

Our Nick Hext makes Reading his best bet in the Sky Bet EFL this weekend.

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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