Francois Louw has been suspended for three weeks

Louw suspended for three weeks

Bath flanker Francois Louw has been suspended for three weeks following a hearing at an independent disciplinary committee.

Mike Williams has been banned for a week

Williams hit by one-week ban

Leicester flanker Mike Williams has been suspended for a week after admitting making contact with centre Henry Chavancy's head as he charged into a ruck.

Greig Laidlaw is out of the autumn games

Laidlaw out of autumn Tests

Scotland skipper Greig Laidlaw has been ruled out of the Dark Blues' autumn Tests after fracturing his ankle.

Ireland face Wallabies in triple header

Ireland will play their first three-Test series against Australia next year.

George North faces at least six weeks out

Wales suffer North injury blow

George North is set to miss Wales' entire autumn series after sustaining a knee injury in Northampton's Champions Cup game on Sunday.

Racing Tips

Kieran Shoemark celebrates

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot is backing Kieran Shoemark to close the gap further on David Egan in the Apprentice Championship at Newcastle on Thursday.

Thursday's racing preview

Eldritch can give John Gosden's yard a nice little boost with victory at Newcastle says Anita Chambers.Anita has a tip for every race.

Sir Mark Prescott

Wednesday's racing preview

Melinoe has certainly been paying her way this season and she can add a few more pounds to the coffers at Nottingham, says Anita Chambers.

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Football Tips

Theo Walcott scored the only goal as Arsenal beat Doncaster

Europa League betting tips

Theo Walcott can wreak more havoc on Thursday, while we've also got a 7/1 tip for you in our Europa League betting preview.

Our best bets

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

Graeme Storm

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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