Ben Smith

All Black Smith out of second Test

New Zealand full-back Ben Smith has been ruled out of Saturday's second Test against the British and Irish Lions.

Kaino: Lions stronger with Warburton

New Zealand's Jerome Kaino expects a "huge lift of intensity" at the breakdown area if British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton starts Saturday's second Test.

Courtney Lawes

Lawes keen to face All Blacks

Courtney Lawes says he is ready to take on New Zealand after impressing in the British and Irish Lions' 31-31 draw with the Hurricanes.

Iain Henderson given the yellow card

Duo give Gatland selection headache

Warren Gatland conceded that forwards Courtney Lawes and Iain Henderson have posed strong arguments for selection for Saturday's second Test against the All Blacks in Wellington.

Tommy Seymour scores the first of his two tries

Hurricanes fight back to deny Lions

Tommy Seymour scored two tries but the British and Irish Lions were pegged back in a dramatic draw with the Hurricanes in their final midweek match in Wellington.

Racing Tips

Jim Crowley

Ben Linfoot's daily nap

Ben Linfoot has had three winners from his last four tips - Thursday's selection goes at Newmarket.

Irish Derby horse-by-horse guide

Check out our guide to Saturday's Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh, featuring Wings Of Eagles and Cracksman.

Thursday's racing preview

Anita Chambers provides a selection for every race on Thursday, with Replenish the pick of her fancies at Newcastle.

Next Race Off
11:35 Vaal
3
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Carmalita
J: Donavan Mansour
1
(5)
Alraune
J: K De Melo
4
(10)
Fly North
J: J V'd Merwe

Football Tips

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Confederations Cup tips

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