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Tour de France Preview

Arguably the most gruelling sporting event in the world gets underway on Saturday as 198 riders spread over 22 teams do battle across France for the honour of the yellow jersey and claiming cycling’s ultimate prize. Now in its 113th year, the Tour de France is one of those events that gets everyone talking even […]

Champions League Preview

Cracksman to lead British charge at the Curragh

Anthony Oppenheimer wants his Cracksman to ‘fly the British flag with distinction’ in Saturday’s Irish Derby at the Curragh. The John Gosden-trained Frankel colt lost his unbeaten record earlier this month behind Wings Of Eagles in the Epsom version and will bid to overturn that form against Aidan O’Brien’s charge on his home patch. Cracksman […]

Phoenix to rise and Stradivarius to hit right notes

Daily Tips – Alison looks no Riske for Pliskova in Eastbourne

Karolina Pliskova takes on Alison Riske in the WTA Eastbourne event today in her first grass court outing of the season. Pliskova, the 5/1 joint favourite to win Wimbledon outright, reached the last four of the French Open earlier this month and hasn’t competed since that three-set defeat to Simona Halep. Riske has already played […]

Stan the man in Paris and Son can strike in Madrid