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Three female jockeys seek history – Grand National preview & tips

Three female jockeys seek history – Grand National preview & tips

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device Randox Health Grand NationalVenue: Aintree Date: 14 April Grand National: 17:15 BSTCoverage: BBC Radio 5 live, sports extra and live updates on the BBC Sport website More detailsThree female jockeys are seeking a place in history as they prepare to line up for the rain-hit Grand National at Aintree on Saturday.Katie Walsh, Bryony Frost and Rachael Blackmore are bidding to become the first woman to ride the National winner in this, its 171st running.The bookmakers' favourites for the National include Total Recall, Anibale Fly, Blaklion and Tiger Roll.An estimated £150m is wagered on the race.There will be 600 million people following worldwide and around 70,000 at the Merseyside course.After
Juventus v Real Madrid: Preview, live stream and talkSPORT commentary of Champions League League clash

Juventus v Real Madrid: Preview, live stream and talkSPORT commentary of Champions League League clash

Sports
Juventus host Real Madrid in the Champions League quarter-finalsTuesday, April 3, 2018Juventus v Real Madrid is LIVE on talkSPORT.In a replay of last season's Champions League final two European heavyweights enter the arena to battle each other again - this time in the 2017/18 quarter-finals.Real Madrid will feel they have an advantage have beaten their opponents 4-1 last June to lift the trophy in Cardiff.But Juventus have shown they're no pushovers this season, coming from behind to beat Tottenham Hotspur in the round of 16, despite being dominated for large portions of the match.Team newsPredicted Juventus XI: Buffon; De Sciglio, Barzagli, Chiellini, Asamoah; Khedira, Bentancur, Matuidi; Dybala, Higuaín, Douglas Costa.Out: Benatia (suspended), Pjanić (suspended), Bernarde
Altior fit for Douvan showdown at Cheltenham – Ladies' Day preview

Altior fit for Douvan showdown at Cheltenham – Ladies' Day preview

Sports
Cheltenham FestivalVenue: Cheltenham Racecourse Date: 13-16 MarchCoverage: Full coverage on BBC Radio 5 live; continued on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra; live text updates on BBC Sport websiteThe favourite Altior will bid to win the Queen Mother Champion Chase at the Cheltenham Festival on Wednesday after overcoming a late fitness scare.Trainer Nicky Henderson said the horse was lame on Monday but will be fit.Rivals in one of the most eagerly-awaited contests of the meeting will include the talented Willie Mullins-trained duo of Douvan and Min.Meanwhile, jockey Bryony Frost seeks victory on Ladies' Day aboard Black Corton in the RSA Chase.Altior back on trackWinner of all 12 of his races over jumps, Altior beat Min in the Arkle Chase at the Festival last year."I'm pleased to report that Al...
Super Bowl LII: Eagles vs. Patriots prediction, preview, pick to win

Super Bowl LII: Eagles vs. Patriots prediction, preview, pick to win

Sports
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES (15-3) vs. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (15-3)KICKOFF: Sunday, 6:30 p.m. ET, U.S Bank Stadium, TV: NBC, Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (field reporter). WESTWOOD ONE: Kevin Harlan, Boomer Esiason, Mike Holmgren, Tony Boselli, Ed Werder. SIRIUS: 88 (WW1), 83 (Philadelphia), 82 (New England), XM: 88 (WW1), 83 (Philadelphia), 82 (New England)SERIES HISTORY: 14th all-time meeting. Eagles lead series, 7-6, but the Patriots won the most important matchup, a 24-21 victory over the Eagles in Super Bowl XXXIX. The Eagles won the last meeting in 2015, 35-28. But the Patriots won four of the last five meetings, including the Super Bowl victory.GAMEDATE: 2/4/18KEYS TO THE GAME: --The Eagles are confident they can score points on the Patriots' defense. The Pats gave up 18.5 ...
Toyota Motors Q3 2018 Earnings Preview

Toyota Motors Q3 2018 Earnings Preview

Finance
Shutterstock photoToyota Motors ( TM ) is likely to report its Q3 2018 (Apr-Mar fiscal year) results on February 5 th 2018 . We expect the decline in the company's operating income to continue in this quarter as it faces a tough industry environment and a slowdown in Japan. For the six months ended September 2017, Toyota Motors had reported a decline of 20.3 billion yen in its operating income due to an increase in marketing activities and other expenses. The company's guidance indicates that net income is likely to decline by 18% in 2017-2018 due to a challenging industry environment.The chart below summarizes our revenue and income expectations for Toyota Motors for the calendar years 2017 and 2018:Key Trends:For the calendar year 2017, Toyota Motors' total production in Japan incr...