Snooker seeds drop like flies in first round of World Championship

The Crucible proves a graveyard for Sheffield resident Ding and others as giant-killings happen en masse in the last 32

Robertson wins World Snooker 11/2
Cheltenham Festival - Cheltenham Gold Cup

On His Own heads betting for Punchestown Gold Cup compensation

Cheltenham runner-up 5-2 favourite for Grade One contest with stablemate Boston Bob next in the betting

Posted by David Stevens 24 April 2014

Coral offer great price if England whitewashed at World Cup

As the the countdown to the World Cup reaches 49 days, Coral give fantastic odds of 49/1 for England to lose all their group games

England lose all group games 49/1

Better balance will benefit Dutch in tough World Cup group

Louis van Gaal places faith in young defence to see Clockwork Orange through perilous pool in Brazil

Van Persie is World Cup top scorer 25/1
Luxembourg v Russia - FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier

Dzagoev key, but rising star Kokorin may steal the show for Russia

Fabio Capello is no stranger to international competitions. He takes his Russia side to Brazil as 66/1 contenders.

Aleksandr Kokorin: Top Goalscorer, 10... 100/1
Sandown Races

Tipping Tim’s Weekend Bets

Ahead of a stellar Friday card, we wanted our top racing man to give us his best bets. He said no, so we asked @TheTippingTim instead.

Posted by James Dirs 24 April 2014

This Friday Coral give boosted odds of 7/2 for Liverpool to beat Blues

Coral are offering market-leading 7/2 odds for Liverpool to triumph over Chelsea, when you sign up as a new customer this Friday

Posted by Matt Haynes 24 April 2014

Track specialist King Of Eden can strike at Newcastle

Racing UK form analyst Chris Dixon believes that King Of Eden’s previous course form points to a victory this evening at Newcastle

Posted by Rob Brady 24 April 2014
Irish Grand National At Fairyhouse

Tap Night fancied to waltz to success at Perth

Lucinda Russell’s gelding weighted to take the beating in extended 2m 4f feature contest

Posted by David Metcalf 24 April 2014

Music Master looks like a classy sprinter in Warwick’s 3.10

BBC Sport racing expert John Hunt previews today’s UK racing picking out his best bet of the afternoon, Music Master in the 3.10 at Warwick

Posted by Rob Brady 24 April 2014