Steve Hansen shakes hands with Warren Gatland after the 30-15 win for the All Blacks

Hansen: We won the forward battle

Steve Hansen took a swipe at the British and Irish Lions' bid to become the world's best forward pack after the All Blacks' muscular first Test victory.

Rieko Ioane crosses for the first of his two tries

Lions well beaten in opening Test

New Zealand won a pulsating first Test in emphatic fashion, beating the British and Irish Lions 30-15 at Eden Park.

Sean O'Brien crosses for the Lions.

Recap: New Zealand 30-15 Lions

New Zealand beat the British and Irish Lions 30-15 in the first Test. Review the action as it happened in our live blog.

Ruaridh Jackson

Scots beaten by Fiji

Scotland were beaten 27-22 in the final match of their summer tour in Fiji on Saturday.

Ireland celebrate one of their tries

Ireland too good for Japan

Ireland ended their summer tour on a high note with a comfortable 35-13 victory over Japan.

Racing Tips


Value Bet: Ama time in Wokingham

Ben Linfoot seeks out the best Value Bets on the final day of Royal Ascot and he's taking two against the field in the Wokingham.

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Breaking It Down: Murt Khan’s tips

Pro punter Murt Khan heads to Gowran Park for his best bet of the day and also has one at Royal Ascot.

Simon Holt: Going out on a Lim

Top commentator Simon Holt previews the fifth and final day of Royal Ascot and fancies Limato in the Diamond Jubilee.

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Football Tips

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.

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Confederations Cup tips

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