Sport

Sport

Transfer Talk (Thursday): Owls snub Tigers | Leeds up ante for Boro forward | Reds eye Swans striker

Football
Jay-Roy Grot represented Netherlands at the 2017 Under 19 European Championships

Leeds United complete deal for highly-rated Dutch striker

Leeds United
Chris Wood: Set to face former club 
Leeds United.
Picture: Bruce Rollinson

League Cup draw: Doncaster head to Arsenal | Chris Wood to face Leeds | Spurs incentive for Reds

Football
England nets session at Headingley, Leeds.

It’s a mismatch, admits Law ahead of Headingley Test

Yorkshire

Challenge Cup final build-up: Wembley ‘bruiser’ is perfect scenario for Hull FC’s Liam Watts

Hull FC

Huddersfield Town 2 Rotherham United 1: Terriers survive Cup scare against battling Millers

Football

Sam Clucas reveals why he swapped Hull City for Swansea in £15m deal

Hull City

Bairstow hoping to carry on where he left off at Headingley

Cricket
Enable remains on course to try for a fourth top-level success of the season in the Darley Yorkshire Oaks at York read Julian Herbert/PA.

Ebor Festival: Cautious optimism order of day for Gosden and Enable

Horse Racing

Leon Wobschall: Frustration proves the recurring theme for Rooney and England

Leon Wobschall
Tigers target: Owls midfield star Barry Bannan
Picture: Steve Ellis

Transfer Talk (Thursday): Owls snub Tigers | Leeds up ante for Boro forward | Reds eye Swans striker

Football
Chris Wood: Set to face former club 
Leeds United.
Picture: Bruce Rollinson

League Cup draw: Doncaster head to Arsenal | Chris Wood to face Leeds | Spurs incentive for Reds

Football
Alfie May in action for Doncaster towards the end of last season.  Picture: Chris Etchells

Summer of preparation enables May to enjoy flying start for Doncaster Rovers

Doncaster Rovers
Huddersfield Town's Philip Billing scores from the penalty spot. Picture Tony Johnson.

Huddersfield Town 2 Rotherham United 1: Terriers survive Cup scare against battling Millers

Football
Aston Villa's Ahmed Elmohamady (right) in action with Hull City's Sam Clucas.

Sam Clucas reveals why he swapped Hull City for Swansea in £15m deal

Hull City

Leon Wobschall: Frustration proves the recurring theme for Rooney and England

Football

PICTURES AND VIDEO: As Doncaster Rovers draw Arsenal in Carabao Cup, can you remember thrilling 2005 clash between two sides?

News

Record breaker - Celebrating Wayne Rooney’s England career

Football

England’s Wayne Rooney retires from international football

Football
England nets session at Headingley, Leeds.

It’s a mismatch, admits Law ahead of Headingley Test

Yorkshire
Jonathan Bairstow.

Bairstow hoping to carry on where he left off at Headingley

Cricket
Test Match Special veterans Jonathan Agnew and Henry Blofeld. (BBC).

Test Match Special - 60 not out

Analysis
New Farnley bowler Andrew Brewster against Woodlands

Fellows and Connolly train their sights on ailing Congs

Local

England v West Indies: Yorkshire fans ignore tourists’ failings to boost Headingley ticket sales

Cricket

Sophie Devine hoping to serve up birthday treat for Yorkshire Diamonds

Cricket

Geoffrey Boycott to remain on Test Match Special after race row

News

The Yorkshire Post says: Forget the knighthood Geoffrey Boycott, no place in cricket for racism

Cricket 9
Up for the battle: Liam Watts, pictured fighting his way through a host of Warrington defenders recently, is conscious of a dangerous Wigan with little other than Challenge Cup silverware to play for. (Picture: SWPix.com)

Challenge Cup final build-up: Wembley ‘bruiser’ is perfect scenario for Hull FC’s Liam Watts

Hull FC
Grant Millington has signed a new contract with Castleford Tigers. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Castleford Tigers: Aussie prop Millington plans to see out his career with Tigers after signing contract extension

Castleford Tigers
Hunslet's Joe Sanderson.

Former Rhino Joe Sanderson pens one-year contract at Hunslet RLFC

Rugby league

VIDEO: Challenge Cup Final: ‘Wembley is reason you play the game’ – Marc Sneyd

Hull FC

VIDEO - Challenge Cup Final: How some Hull FC stars ended hopes of making Wembley showdown

Hull FC

Castleford Tigers sign Joe Wardle from Newcastle Knights on a three-year deal from 2018

Castleford Tigers

Darnell McIntosh determined to enjoy his unexpected chance with Huddersfield Giants

Huddersfield Giants

Liam Sutcliffe is relishing chance to compete for honours with Leeds Rhinos

Leeds Rhinos 1

Sheens warns his Hull KR side to stop ‘clock-watching’

Hull KR
England's players celebrate their semi-final victory. Picture: Brian Lawless/PA

Belief strong within England camp ahead of World Cup final showdown

Rugby union
Yorkshire Carnegie mascot Terry the Terrier larks around at the team's photocall. Picture Tony Johnson.

Carnegie determined to shrug off pre-season problems

Rugby union
Englands Tamara Taylor celebrates a try against Italy during their World Cup Pool B match in Dublin (Picture: Niall Carson/PA).

England enjoy second 10-try triumph in row

Rugby union
The group included Peter Drinnan, from Wetherby

Eee by gum! Yorkshire rugby fans' 'haka' goes viral

News

Frustrated Kieran Read left with ‘hollow’ feeling after drawn series

Rugby union

Warren Gatland happy to play Twickenham ‘decider’ against All Blacks

Rugby union

Lions’ tour boss John Spencer targets stronger support from clubs for future tours

Rugby union 2

Highlights - McGeechan hails success of Lions in New Zealand after dramatic Eden Park draw

Rugby union 2

Ebor Festival: Cautious optimism order of day for Gosden and Enable

Horse Racing
Ulysses ridden by Jim Crowley wins the Juddmonte International Stakes.

Juddmonte delight at York as unheralded Ulysses and Crowley claim Ebor success

Horse Racing
Ladies cheer on Ullysses the winner of the Juddmonte International Stakes. Picture by Simon Hulme

The Yorkshire Post Says: Galloping ahead - Horse racing's appeal in Yorkshire

Opinion
Wells Farhh Go ridden by David Allan (left) before winning the Tattersalls Acomb Stakes ahead of James Garfield ridden by Frankie Dettori. Picture: Tim Goode/PA Wire

Ebor Festival: Easterby delight after late rush by Wells Farhh Go

Horse Racing
Battaash ridden by jockey Jim Crowley coming home to win the Qatar King George Stakes during day four of the Qatar Goodwood Festival at Goodwood Racecourse. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday August 4, 2017. See PA story RACING Goodwood. Photo credit should read: Paul Harding/PA Wire

Ebor Festival: Champion jockey Jim Crowley on his big race rides

Horse Racing

Lockett seeks to maintain her hot streak in the Far East

Golf
Wakefield GC's Dan Bradbury seen in his role as Yorkshire Boys' captain.

Yorkshire Boys’ captain Bradbury earns USA golf scholarship in Harrogate – Tennessee

Golf
Wath's Nick Poppleton (Picture: Chris Stratford).

Poppleton tops Yorkshire amateur leaderboard with 67

Golf
Fulford's Charlie Thornton.

Fulford's Thornton misses out on Westwood Trophy after late penalty drama

Golf

Blythe ‘a bit gutted’ after third-place finish in Gruissan

Cycling

Bike Route: On the roads the M62 left behind

Cycling
Adam Blythe prepares for La Vuelta start at Nimes, France at the team hotel in Arles. (Picture: Karen Edwards)

Adam Blythe aiming to sprint past star names in Vuelta a Espana

Cycling
Scammonden Reservoir in West Yorkshire: Picture by Tony Johnson

Bike Route: Make a date for ride on route 68

Cycling
The clouds gather above the Vale of York but no rain falls  to bring relief to struggling crops as this   drilled field  at Grafton near Boroughbridge shows no sign of  life .

Bike Route: Beauty even in the downpours

Cycling 1

Preparation time welcomed as Sheffield Steelers open with early visit from Panthers

Ice Hockey
NEW FACE: Scott Aarssen, in action for Braehead Clan. Picture: Al Goold

Sheffield Steelers feeling complete after arrival of Scott Aarssen

Ice Hockey
Andreas Valdix is back for a second season with Sheffield Steelers. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Patience is a virtue as Sheffield Steelers bring back Andreas Valdix

Ice Hockey
Sheffield Steelers' head coach, Paul Thompson. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Sheffield Steelers given Denmark posting for Continental Cup

Ice Hockey
Great Britain's Rabah Yousif celebrates taking bronze in the Men's 4x400m relay final (Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire)

World Championships: Rabah Yousif proud to raise the bar in London

Olympics
Jamaica's Usain Bolt poses after his last 100m Men's final during day two of the 2017 IAAF World Championships at the London Stadium. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday August 5, 2017. (Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire)

World Championships: Jamaican team hold Usain Bolt’s fate in their hands

Olympics
Boxed in: Mo Farah has company from two of the Ethiopian trio who will threaten him in tonights final  Muktar Edris, Yomif Kejelcha  in Wednesday nights 5,000m heat.

World Championships: Ethiopian trio pose a credible threat to Mo Farah’s golden goodbye

Olympics
Marc Scott running in the Harrogate 10k for Richmond and Zetland Harriers

Northallerton’s Marc Scott bidding to join Sir Mo Farah in 5,000m final at World Championships

Athletics
Scott Hufton from Owen Scott models the suit

The Huddersfield cloth used to make Conor McGregor's controversial suit

News
Luke Campbell

Hull’s Campbell to fight unbeaten Linares in Los Angeles

Boxing
Nicola Adams.

Nicola Adams won’t gamble her career on a Las Vegas dream

Boxing

Squash star proves match fit as he tries his hand at acting

News
James Willstrop, lefvt, in action against Mohamed ElShorbagy in Dubai. Picture courtesy of PSA

James Willstrop denied in World Series Finals by resurgent Mohamed ElShorbagy

Squash
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Yorkshire Squash League: Pontefract routed by newly-crowned champions Chapel Allerton

Squash
Nick Matthew plays a shot during the British Open final against Gregory Gaultier (Picture courtesy of the PSA).

British Open: Nick Matthew denied fourth title by Gregory Gaultier

Squash
Easy win: Kyle Edmund.

Kyle Edmund warming up nicely for US Open

Tennis
Roof plan: Computer-generated image of an aerial view of the roof on No 1 Court.

New roof for Wimbledon and it only costs £71m

Tennis
Kyle Edmund continued his impressive form with an easy win over Jack Sock

Kyle Edmund destroys top seed Jack Sock to reach Atlanta Open semi-finals

Tennis
Wimbledon 2017 - what was your highlight? Picture: Steven Paston/PA

Wimbledon 2017 - Review of the All England Club’s Championships

Tennis
Ronnie O'Sullivan celebrates with his sixth Masters title. (Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire)

Weekend Interview: Cue king Ronnie O’Sullivan at peace on and off table

Snooker
Mark Selby

Doctor said I was lucky not to lose my toe, admits crocked world champion Mark Selby

Snooker
Barry Hearn.

Yorkshire is snooker’s “global centre for our sport” claims Hearn, as Barnsley to host English Open

Snooker 1
Mark Selby

Fans left snookered for 2018 Crucible tickets

Snooker

BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

Sport 2
Great Britains Martyn Rooney, Dwayne Cowan, Matthew Hudson Smith and Rabah Yousif celebrate taking bronze in the mens 4x400m relay final at the World Championships, one of the successes that helped the team hit their medal target (Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire).

GB have group ready to step up in the future, says Black

Athletics
Great Britain's Rabah Yousif celebrates taking bronze in the Men's 4x400m relay final (Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire)

World Championships: Rabah Yousif proud to raise the bar in London

Olympics
Great Britain's Mo Farah appears dejected after finishing second in the men's 5,000m final at the IAAF World Championships at the London Stadium (Picture: Yui Mok/PA Wire).

World Championships: Surprise silver lining for Farah’s golden era

Athletics

Otley motorcycle racer dies in Irish crash

News
Team mechanics change tyres on Lewis Hamiltons Mercedes during the Hungarian Grand Prix (Picture: Zsolt Czegled/AP).

Hungarian Grand Prix: Hamilton praised for ‘keeping his promise’

Motorsport
Knaresborough superbikes rider Dan Linfoot

British Superbikes: Dan Linfoot disappointed despite getting off mark for 2017 at Brands Hatch

Motorsport
Lewis Hamilton celebrates his victory in the 2017 British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Picture: David Davies/PA

Hamilton closes gap on Vettel with home triumph

Motorsport

Inclement weather sees Whitby Regatta races cancelled

News

Wild swimmers invited to take a dip in Roundhay Park's lake

News
England's Lucy Bronze (left) and Netherland's Danielle van de Donk (right) battle for the ball during the UEFA Women's Euro 2017 match at the De Grolsch Veste, Enschede. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday August 3, 2017. See PA story SOCCER England Women. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: Use subject to FA restrictions. Editorial use only. Commercial use only with prior written consent of the FA. No editing except cropping.

Women’s football heading for game-changing moment

News
Britain's Got Talent star Kyle Tomlinson helped athletes launch the Special Olympics event at Bramall Lane, Sheffield, in July. PIcture: Glenn Ashley.

‘An experience to remember’ as Games begin

Sheffield