Toby Flood

Flood: Falcons can be Euro stars

Former England fly-half Toby Flood thinks Newcastle will soon be playing top tier European rugby after re-signing for the Falcons.

Peter Stringer

Worcester sign veteran Stringer

Worcester Warriors have signed veteran Ireland scrum-half Peter Stringer as cover for Francois Hougaard.

Sonny Bill Williams

Williams set for NZ return

Steve Hansen is confident Sonny Bill Williams will return from suspension to face Australia next month.

Hartley extends Northampton stay

Dylan Hartley has signed a new contract with Northampton and has been reappointed as the Premiership club's skipper.

Cheetahs could join Pro12

PRO12 confirm SA negotiations

The PRO12 confirm 'advanced negotiations' with South African pair the Cheetahs and Southern Kings about joining the league.

Racing Tips

Paddy Pilley

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot heads to Haydock for Friday's daily nap who is fancied to take advantage of a declining handicap mark.

Ornate (l)

Friday's racing preview

A drop in class can help Ornate to sparkle at Newmarket according to Anita Chambers. She has a selection for every race.

Trainer Archie Watson

Knight can shine in Super Sprint

Ian Ogg analyses the last 10 renewals of Saturday's Weatherbys Super Sprint at Newbury and picks out the key statistics.

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Football Tips

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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.

Portugal: Euro 2016 winners

Confederations Cup tips

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