Video: Sheffield Steelers’ Rod Sarich hoping for one last hurrah

WITH a young child now toddling around the home and a full-time job, Rod Sarich could be forgiven for having plenty to keep himself busy.

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VIDEO - Paul Thompson aware Nottingham Panthers are aiming to ruin Sheffield Steelers’ season

PAUL THOMPSON admits there is no margin for error from his Sheffield Steelers team over the next four weeks. None at all.

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Hull Pirates' player-coach, Jason Hewitt, before his injury. Picture: Lois Tomlinson/Hull Pirates.

Jason Hewitt confident Hull Pirates can produce the goods in EPL play-offs

HULL PIRATES coach Jason Hewitt is not interested in who his team comes up against in the English Premier League play-offs - but he believes his players have what it takes to make it to the finals weekend in Coventry.

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Sheffield Wednesday boss, Carlos Carvalhal. Picture: Steve Ellis.

Staying positive: Carlos Carvalhal convinced Sheffield Wednesday are in good place ahead of Leeds United clash

CARLOS CARVALHAL believes this season’s Sheffield Wednesday side is more balanced than the one that reached the Championship play-off final last May.

The Archbishop of York.

John Sentamu: Your have my word – female clergy will not be undermined by new Bishop of Sheffield

THE nomination of the Right Reverend Philip North to be Bishop of Sheffield has created quite a stir, but it will not surprise those who have followed the process by which the Church of England agreed to the ordination of women as bishops.

READY FOR OWLS: Kyle Bartley says there is more pressure on Wednesday on Saturday. Picture: Tony Johnson

Leeds United v Sheffield Wednesday: Yorkshire rivals ready to show Premier League what they are missing

TO a county that boasts 11 league titles and a host of Cup triumphs both at home and abroad, a promotion race that increasingly looks like culminating in three Yorkshire sides slugging it out in the Championship play-offs sounds like small beer.

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Will HS2 benefit Yorkshire transport?

YP Letters: From: Natalie Bennett, Former Green Party leader, Sheffield.

From: Natalie Bennett, Former Green Party leader, Sheffield.


Anti-social bikers caught on camera

POLICE have released a photograph of two bikers suspected of ant-social behaviour.
Oops - Johnny Nelson comes adrift

TV exposure! The awkward moment Sheffield boxing hero Johnny Nelson’s pants burst

Johnny Nelson is a big guy.

Keith Burnett, who earns over 400,000 a year at the University of Sheffield

Yorkshire university defends 'jet set lifestyle' of its vice chancellor who spent £49,000 on hotels and flights

A Yorkshire university has defended its vice chancellor’s jetset lifestyle after a new report revealed he had spent almost £50,000 on business class flights and hotels.

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Armed robber threatened petrol station staff with metal bar

POLICE have released CCTV images of an armed robber who threatened staff at a Sheffield petrol station before escaping with cash and cigarettes.
An artist's impression of HS2.

YP Comment: High-speed rail’s new milestone. HS2 is finally passed into law

LIKE it or not, HS2 is here to say after legislation paving the way for a high-speed railway from London to Birmingham was given Royal Assent.

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Updated: Murder detectives make more arrests over Sheffield shooting

Updated: Murder detectives make more arrests over Sheffield shooting

Detectives are questioning a 57-year-old woman after a man was gunned down on a Sheffield street.

VIDEO - Sheffield Steelers crank up the pressure on title rivals Cardiff Devils

PAUL THOMPSON insists it would be “catastrophic” for leaders Cardiff Devils if they failed to lift the Elite League title this season.

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Huddersfield Town happy to ‘fly under the radar’

DEFENDER Chris Schindler believes that Huddersfield Town can ‘fly under the radar’ in their pursuit of automatic promotion to the Premier League – with all the pressure firmly on the shoulders of Newcastle United and Brighton.

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The run-in: Big games ahead for Yorkshire's trio. Graphic: Graeme Bandeira.

Calm before the storm as Yorkshire’s hopefuls plot path to promotion

Yorkshire has a three-strong frontier putting the pressure on Championship leading pair Newcastle United and Brighton and Hove Albion. Leon Wobschall analyses why the next few weeks will be crucial for Leeds United, Huddersfield Town and Sheffield Wednesday.

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No net gain for Owls Jordan Rhodes. Picture: Steve Ellis

Leeds United v Sheffield Wednesday: Why Jordan Rhodes could be Owls’ talisman at Elland Road

JORDAN RHODES enjoys facing Leeds United.

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Rod Sarich.

Sheffield Steelers v Edinburgh Capitals: Rod Sarich primed for Steelers’ return

IF Sheffield Steelers are to overhaul leaders Cardiff Devils and lift a third straight Elite League title, they won’t be fussy about who helps them along the way.

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Transport Secretary Chris Grayling.

YP Comment: HS3 - Second best is not an option

TRANSPORT SECRETARY Chris Grayling could not have been clearer when he addressed Leeds business leaders last month: “Great transport created the first Northern Powerhouse nearly two centuries ago, and it can create the second one in the future.”

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The image issued by the police.

Police issue new appeal for information in Sheffield murder enquiry

Detectives investigating a fatal shooting in Sheffield have issued a description of a car they believe may have been used by the killer.

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