The Lions will face New Zealand

New Zealand v Lions: 1st Test guide

All the team news, latest odds, kick-off details, and quotes ahead of the first Test between New Zealand and the Lions.

British and Irish Lions

Lions tour 2017 guide

All you need for the 2017 Lions tour of New Zealand including the fixture schedule, odds, results, TV guide & history.

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen

Gatland 'applying pressure' on ref

Steve Hansen appeared to accuse Warren Gatland of attempting to "bully" referee Jaco Peyper ahead of Saturday's first Test between New Zealand and the British and Irish Lions.

Gatland: Let the rugby do the talking

Warren Gatland says it's time to end to any "trash talking" heading into the British and Irish Lions' first Test against New Zealand.

Peter O'Mahony

O'Mahony to captain Lions

Sam Warburton has been left out of the British and Irish Lions side for Saturday's first Test, with Peter O'Mahony named captain.

Racing Tips


Value Bet: Make it Misti

Ben Linfoot seeks out the best Value Bets on day four of Royal Ascot and he has two selections on Coronation Stakes day.

Friday's Sporting Life Price Boost

Royal Ascot: Money back & more!

Man On The Spot marks your card for day four of Royal Ascot while we highlight Sky Bet’s top offers.

 Aidan Coleman takes the ride

Breaking It Down: Murt Khan’s tips

Owner and professional punter Murt Khan heads to Ffos Las in a bid to follow up yesterday's winner.

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Football Tips

Portugal: Euro 2016 winners

Confederations Cup tips

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

Italy Under-21s

European U21 Championship tips

Our football expert Nick Hext is backing Italy and Sweden at the European Under-21 Championship.

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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