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Derby 2 Sheffield Wednesday 0: Here's how the Owls rated...

Here's how the Sheffield Wednesday players rated in their 2-0 defeat at Pride Park against Derby County.

Sheffield Wednesday
Carlos Carvalhal.

Derby County 2 Sheffield Wednesday 0: Loovens sees red in Owls defeat

Glenn Loovens suffered a horror return to Sheffield Wednesday's line-up after he was sent off inside the opening five minutes.
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Attacking threat: Enda Stevens.

Sheffield United v Reading: Enda Stevens proving the right fit for Blades

JUST a month after bidding farewell to his teenage years, Enda Stevens was doing battle with Alessandro Del Piero and David Trezeguet in the Europa League.

Sheffield United
Swiss rookie Alexander Ursenbacher.

Snooker looking for big break at 2024 Olympics

Snooker chiefs are stepping up their campaign to make the sport part of the 2024 Olympics.

Snooker
Hossein Vafaei, from Iran.

English Open: Swiss rookie Ursenbacher making the headlines at Metrodome

If snooker needed a new poster boy to grab the attention of the Olympics hierarchy, rising star Alexander Ursenbacher may be the answer to their prayers.

Snooker
IN GOOD COMPANY: David Brooks, third left, has joined, from left, Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Harry Maguire and Kyle Walker in advancing through the ranks. Graphic: GRAEME BANDEIRA

Sheffield United chief Chris Wilder confident of keeping top young talent

Chris Wilder believes securing the future of top prospect David Brooks is a further sign the culture of Sheffield United is changing.

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Kieron Freeman. Picture: Jamie Tyerman/Sportimage

Sheffield United boosted after impressive defender's injury fears are eased

Fears that injured Kieron Freeman could miss the rest of the season for Sheffield United have been allayed.

Sheffield United
David Brooks.

Premier League is target as Brooks signs new Blades deal

David Brooks wants to help Sheffield United secure Premier League football after last night signing a new four-year deal at Bramall Lane.

Sheffield United
David Brooks signs new deal, watched by Blades boss Chris Wilder.

David Brooks "rewarded" with new long-term deal at Sheffield United

David Brooks has pledged his future to Sheffield United by signing a new four-year contract.
Sheffield United
Ashley Hugill

English Open: Hard graft finally paying off for York rookie Hugill at Metrodome

Ashley Hugill is determined to make it as a professional snooker player after years battling to join the World Snooker tour.

Snooker

Video - English Open: Snooker’s top stars making a splash at Barnsley’s Metrodome

First we had the Hurricane, then the Whirlwind, now snooker has the Calypso Cove, as the Dafabet English Open rolled into Barnsley yesterday.

Snooker

English Open: World's best players arrive in Barnsley

Peter Lines was a first-round casualty on the opening day of the Dafabet English Open.
Snooker
Chris Basham of Sheffield Utd heads the first goal against Ipswich (Picture: Simon Bellis/Sportimage)

Big-match verdict: Winning mentality can help pace-setters Sheffield United go the distance – Basham

Chris Basham believes Sheffield United’s experience in romping to the League One title last season can help the Blades this year.

Sheffield United
Chris Basham celebrates.

Sheffield United 1 Ipswich 0: Basham earns Blades victory

Sheffield United went level with Championship leaders Cardiff City after a 1-0 win over Ipswich Town at Bramall Lane.
Sheffield United
Snooker player David Grace pictured at Northern Snooker Centre, Leeds. (Picture: Simon Hulme)

Big Interview: Snooker’s Amazing Grace happy to be losing ... weight

TWO years ago, underdog David Grace made sporting headlines with a stunning run to the UK Championship semi-finals.

Snooker
Snooker player Chris Keogan from Sprotbrough, Doncaster, is sponsored by Club Doncaster.

Testing times for tour rookie Keogan after O’Sullivan loss

Doncaster rookie Chris Keogan has had a tough baptism to life as a professional snooker player.

Snooker
Sheffield United goalkeeper Jamal Blackman. Picture: Simon Bellis

Sheffield United v Ipswich Town: Blackman enjoying steep learning curve with Blades

Jamal Blackman was not a familiar name when he arrived at Sheffield United in the summer, but that is changing swiftly.

Sheffield United
Doncaster Rovers; Niall Mason in action. Picture: Chris Etchells

Charlton Athletic v Doncaster Rovers: Learning from mistakes sees Rovers secure firmer footing

Niall Mason is hoping Doncaster Rovers have finally learned their lesson on adapting to life in League One.

Doncaster Rovers
Ronnie O'Sullivan

English Open: Ronnie O’Sullivan targets maximum return at the Metrodome

Ronnie O’Sullivan will bank a £40,000 bonus if he can add to his record haul of 147 maximum breaks at next week’s English Open.

Snooker
Mathieu Baudry played for 60 minutes in midweek for Doncaster Rovers' Development team.

Doncaster Rovers’ boss Ferguson must decide right moment to restore Baudry

French defender Mathieu Baudry is pushing for a recall at Doncaster Rovers after recovering from injury.

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