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Team of the Week: Who makes our latest YP starting XI?

Football
Yorkshire and Adam Lyth are at Essex this week (Picture: SWPix.com)

Recap: Yorkshire secure Division One status on first day against Essex in Chelmsford

Cricket

I didn’t sleep a wink for seven days before derby win, says Sheffield United’s Chris Wilder

Sheffield United

Leeds United expect Jansson return against Cardiff City

Leeds United

New setback for Barnsley star

Football

Big-match verdict: Slapstick joy for table-topping Leeds United

Football

Yorkshire eye Essex scalp in bid to beat the drop

Cricket

Big-match verdict: Clarke’s double for Sheffield United is perfect response to Sheffield Wednesday jibes

Sheffield United

Dave Craven: Hard to split 2017 Man of Steel contenders

Dave Craven
Kieffer Moore, left, Leon Clarks and Eunan O'Kane are just three of the names to make it into our latest starting line-up for Yorkshire.

Team of the Week: Who makes our latest YP starting XI?

Football
Celebrations: Pierre-Michel Lasogga after his goal and birth of baby daughter.
Picture: Simon Hulme

Big-match verdict: Slapstick joy for table-topping Leeds United

Football
Thomas Christiansen: Happy with life at the top.
Picture: Simon Hulme

Leeds United chief happy to shoulder the pressure

Football

Big-match verdict: Clarke’s double for Sheffield United is perfect response to Sheffield Wednesday jibes

Sheffield United
Game over: Rotherham's Jerry Yates makes it 5-1 against Oldham.
Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Big-match verdict: Restored Ryan Williams making up for lost time with Rotherham United

Football

I didn’t sleep a wink for seven days before derby win, says Sheffield United’s Chris Wilder

Sheffield United

New setback for Barnsley star

Football

Leeds United striker stayed ‘mum’ over birth of his daughter

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Yorkshire and Adam Lyth are at Essex this week (Picture: SWPix.com)

Recap: Yorkshire secure Division One status on first day against Essex in Chelmsford

Cricket
Century: Englands Moeen Ali acknowledges the crowd after reaching his 100 during the Third Royal London ODI at Bristol.

Moeen and Plunkett shine as England power to Bristol win

Cricket
Yorkshire's Jack Leaning.

Yorkshire eye Essex scalp in bid to beat the drop

Cricket
England's Toby Roland-Jones has been ruled out of this winter's Ashes tour due to injury. Picture: Adam Davy/PA

England v West Indies: Tough Ashes decisions await England after Roland-Jones injury blow

Cricket

Chris Waters: Farewell to Kevin Pietersen - a rare talent who lit up the game

Cricket 1

The Verdict: Yorkshire’s Patterson and Fisher join forces to pull off Headingley rescue mission

Cricket 1

Yorkshire coach Andrew Gale relieved after ‘massive’ Headingley win over Warwickshire

Cricket

Yorkshire edge home to boost County Championship survival hopes

Cricket
Jake Connor.

Playing for Hull FC is ‘easy’, admits hat-trick star Connor

Hull FC
Hull KR player Ryan Shaw.

We ran out of steam, admits Robins’ chief

Hull KR
Try: Wakefield players and fans celebrate Sam Williams's touchdown.

Big-match verdict, Wakefield v Wigan: Remarkable campaign ends in style for Trinity

Wakefield Trinity
Featherstone's Josh Walters congratulates try scorer Frankie Mariano.

Halifax 20 Featherstone Rovers 26: Duffy’s team celebrates £50k bonus

Rugby league
Danny McGuire.

‘End of an era’ but McGuire sticking to his routine

Hull FC
Action from Halifax v Featherstone on Sunday

Halifax 20 Featherstone Rovers 26: Ruthless Rovers cash in on Halifax’s hesitancy

Featherstone Rovers

Rams and Bulldogs miss out on glamour showdown

Rugby league

Wakefield Trinity 32 Wigan Warriors 0: Thrashing of Wigan shows quality of Trinity once again

Wakefield Trinity

Halifax and Rovers meet in £50k game

Halifax RL

Shaw looking to spoil Smith’s farewell party

Hull KR
Hull Ionians' Sam Wilson.

Yorkshire RU round-up: Ireland’s 19-point haul helps Tigers inflict defeat on Leicester

Rugby union
Rotherham Titans head coach Andy Key

Cornish Pirates 62 Rotherham 47: Titans finally earn a point

Rugby union

VIDEO - Doncaster Knights 32 Nottingham 26: Nelson gets his eye in as bench strength proves key for Knights

Rugby union
James Lowes, Carnegie coach

Hartpury College 29 Yorkshire Carnegie 29: Carnegie escape surprisingly tough exam with a draw

Rugby union

VIDEO - Doncaster Knights 32 Nottingham 26: Bulumakau seals win with solo quality

Rugby union

Weekend Preview: Eames eager to grasp Doncaster opportunity | Rotherham out to raid Pirates

Rugby union

Hartpury College v Yorkshire Carnegie: Lowes urges players to come up with the right answers

Rugby union

Video: Callum Irvine makes the most of his Carnegie call-up

Rugby union
Quiet Reflection, pictured being ridden by Dougie Costello on the way to winning the Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot last year (Picture: David Davies/PA Wire).

Quiet Reflection scores victory in aptly-named Renaissance Stakes at Naas

Horse Racing
Top triumph: Nakeeta, ridden by Callum Rodriguez, win the Ebor at York.
Picture: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

Callum Rodriguez boxing clever on route to the top

Horse Racing

Fitzpatrick completes Yorkshire treble around home course at Hallamshire

Golf
Lucas Bjerregaard poses with the trophy after his four-shot victory in the Portugal Masters (Picture: Warren Little/Getty Images).

Bjerregaard assuages doubts by winning first solo European title

Golf
Yorkshire pose with the trophy after victory in the English Women's County Finals at Felixstowe Ferry (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire display nerve and skill to claim English Women’s County Championship title

Golf
Joost Luiten missed the cut last week in defence of his KLM Open title.

Change of driver helps steer Luiten to the top in Masters

Golf

Ben Swift and Lizzie Deignan show bravery but Peter Sagan steals the show again

Cycling

Bike Route: Gentle roads but a tiring wind

Cycling
Lizzie Deignan won the world title in 2015 (Picture: Chris Etchells)

Deignan up off the operating table for world bid

Cycling

Extra Tour de Yorkshire day ‘could be worth £10m for region economy’

News
Part of the Cinder Track between Scarborough and Whitby.

YP Letters: Cycle track’s potential is going to waste

Opinion

Steelers provoked by Thompson’s tirade but still end up pointless

Ice Hockey
Matt Marquardt is in contention for his first competitive start for Sheffield Steelers against Belfast Giants this weekend. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Belfast Giants v Sheffield Steelers: Selection headache welcomed by head coach Thompson

Ice Hockey
Paul Thompson shows his delight on the Steelers bench. Pictures: Dean Woolley

Sheffield Steelers 8 Dundee Stars 2 - Steelers get top marks after regulation win

Ice Hockey

Video: Early groundwork should serve Sheffield Steelers well, claims David Phillips

Ice Hockey
Lizzie Deignan won the world title in 2015 (Picture: Chris Etchells)

Deignan up off the operating table for world bid

Cycling
Great Britain's Nile Wilson celebrates winning a bronze medal in the men's horizontal bar at the Rio Olympics Games (Picture: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire)

Olympic heroes Whitlock and Wilson spearhead GB worlds challenge

Olympics
Jonathan Brownlee

World Triathlon: Jonny Brownlee ends tough year in sixth place

More Sport
SAFELY THROUGH: Kyle Edmund returns a shot from Robin Haase. Picture: AP/Michael Noble

Kyle Edmund opens US Open campaign in style at Flushing Meadows

Tennis
Luke Campbell: Beaten on points.

Luke Campbell defiant after world title defeat

Boxing
Luke Campbell celebrates victory over Derry Mathews for the WBC Silver Lightweight Championship at the Echo Arena, Liverpool. (Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire)

Luke Campbell insists the pressure is off in Jorge Linares title fight

Boxing

WIN: Tickets to Battle Of Britain ACB 70 cage fighting at Sheffield Arena this Saturday

What s on
Nick Matthew, pictured in Manchester with the 2013 World Championship trophy after winning the event for a third time
.Picture: PSA World Tour

Video: Nick Matthew planning to go out with winning flourish

Squash
RETIRING: Nick Matthew
. Picture courtesy of Steve Line/Squashpics.com

Video: Sheffield’s Nick Matthew hoping to sign off in triumphant style

Squash
Games target:  Jenny Duncalf  at Harrogate Squash Club.
Picture: Gary Longbottom

Big interview: Jenny Duncalf on coming out as gay squash player and frustration over Olympics snub

Squash

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

News
Rafael Nadal reacts after beating Kevin Anderson to win the US Open men's singles in New York. AP/Julie Jacobson

US Open: Hunger and passion sees Rafael Nadal’s appetite continue unabated

Tennis
Sloane Stephens, of the United States, holds up the championship trophy after beating Madison Keys, of the United States, in the women's singles final of the U.S. Open tennis tournament. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Stephens cashes in with her sporting gesture

Tennis
SIDELINED: Andy Murray is unlikely to play again this season due to his ongoing hip injury. Picture: John Walton/PA.

Hip surgery ruled out as Andy Murray faces long spell on sidelines

Tennis
Rafael Nadal waves to fans after winning his match against Alexandr Dolgopolov at the US Open in New York. Picture: AP/Jason Decrow.

US Open: Rafael Nadal eases into last eight as Karolina Pliskova hammers Brady

Tennis
Mark Selby won the UK Championship, beating Ronnie O'Sullivan 10-7 in the final in York.

UK Championship final and semi-finals in York sold out

Snooker

WIN: English Open Snooker 2017 final tickets and backstage tour

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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

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

Sport
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

Vegans hope Lewis Hamilton will inspire fans to give up meat

News 1
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton leaps from his car after winning the Singapore Grand Prix. Picture: AP/Yong Teck Lim

Surprise win in Singapore sees Lewis Hamilton pull further away

Motorsport
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton in Singapore on Thursday. Picture: AP

Leader Lewis Hamilton stays positive despite Singapore disadvantage

Motorsport
Celebrations: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton sprays the bubbly.

Boos fail to impact on winner Hamilton in Monza

Motorsport