Stephen Moore

Australia captain Moore steps down

Stephen Moore will step down as captain of Australia immediately and retire from international rugby at the end of the year.

Tomas O'Leary

O'Leary announces retirement

Former Ireland scrum-half Tomas O'Leary has announced his retirement from professional rugby.

Darren Dawidiuk has joined London Irish

Hooker Dawidiuk joins Exiles

London Irish have signed hooker Darren Dawidiuk ahead of their return to the Aviva Premiership.

Nigel Owens

Owens reveals bulimia battle

Welsh rugby union referee Nigel Owens has revealed he has been battling an eating disorder for almost three decades.

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.

Racing Tips

Jim Bolger welcomes home another winner

Irish Eyes: Speed in for Velocity

Will Aidan O'Brien have everything his own way at Leopardstown tonight? Our Irish Eyes column suggests there is value elsewhere.

Eynhallow (r) leads Buzz

Thursday's racing preview

Nick Robson has a selection for every race taking place in the UK and Ireland on Thursday, including at Doncaster.

Ben Linfoot: Daily Nap

Ben Linfoot is backing a Doncaster runner on Thursday who has twice beaten Ascot Gold Cup winner Order Of St George.

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Football Tips

Wayne Rooney: Has impressed in pre-season

Europa League betting tips

Everton start their season on Thursday night in Europa League qualifying and Andy Schooler has 8/1 and 10/1 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.