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Hampshire v Yorkshire - The Verdict: Gary Ballance excels to rescue draw for Yorkshire

Cricket
Kallum Watkins scores a try for Leeds Rhinos against Wigan Warriors last month.

Watkins intent on showing his class in an England shirt

Leeds Rhinos

Tom Lees has his eyes fixed on capturing greater prize with Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield Wednesday

Team of the Week: Six of the best - Who makes our latest starting XI?

Football

Tanfield is eager for chance to tackle Tour de Yorkshire

Cycling

Tour de Yorkshire preview: What you need to know about this weekend’s big event

News
Barnsley manager Danny Wilson celebrates with his team after their promotion to the Premiership in 1997. Picture: Paul Barker/PA

Bygones: How Barnsley’s winning mix produced carnival atmosphere at Oakwell

Barnsley FC

Leon Wobschall: Leeds United need snookers while Huddersfield Town should not waste their second opportunity

In command: Sheffield Wednesday central defender Tom Lees in action against Derby county. (Picture: Steve Ellis)

Tom Lees has his eyes fixed on capturing greater prize with Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield Wednesday
Barnsley manager Danny Wilson celebrates with his team after their promotion to the Premiership in 1997. Picture: Paul Barker/PA

Bygones: How Barnsley’s winning mix produced carnival atmosphere at Oakwell

Barnsley FC
Oxford United vs Chesterfield - Ched Evans gets a shot on target but its beaten away by Oxford United goalkeeper Simon Eastwood - Pic By James Williamson

Chesterfield striker Ched Evans close to Sheffield United return

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Disapointment for Leeds United's Pablo Hernandez and Kalvin Phillips after defeat to Burton.

Leon Wobschall: Leeds United need snookers while Huddersfield Town should not waste their second opportunity

Football 1

Team of the Week: Six of the best - Who makes our latest starting XI?

Football 2

Sheffield Wednesday show they have the stamina to go full distance in marathon

Sheffield Wednesday

Valley Parade remains a fortress as Bradford City clinch play-off spot

Football

Adeyemi’s goal ensures Rotherham United avoid unwanted record

Football
Captain Gary Ballance scored a Yorkshire-best 203 not out against Hampshire to go with his first innings 108 (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com).

Hampshire v Yorkshire - The Verdict: Gary Ballance excels to rescue draw for Yorkshire

Cricket 2
WHO WILL PREVAIL? Hampshire's Jimmy Adams or Yorkshire captain, Gary Ballance.

As it Happened - How Yorkshire ground out a draw at Hampshire - The Story of Day Four

Yorkshire 2
Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance. Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com

Hampshire v Yorkshire - Captain Gary Ballance calmly steers Yorkshire towards safety

Cricket
Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance made 108 in the first innings against Hampshire and is unbeaten on 78 overnight in the second (Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com).

Double trouble: Yorkshire looking to captain Gary Ballance as they battle to avoid another loss

Cricket 1

Yorkshire Leagues: Rowley hammers double ton as Sheffield Collegiate excel

Cricket

Hampshire v Yorkshire (day three): Gary Ballance leads from front to offer hope of draw

Cricket

Hampshire v Yorkshire (Day 2): Consistency of 2014 continues to elude White Rose

Cricket

As it Happened: Hampshire v Yorkshire - Day Three at the Ageas Bowl

Cricket
Kallum Watkins scores a try for Leeds Rhinos against Wigan Warriors last month.

Watkins intent on showing his class in an England shirt

Leeds Rhinos
Leeds Rhinos' Ryan Hall

Magnificent seven from Yorkshire clubs to face Samoa in RL Test

Leeds Rhinos 1
Hull's Mahe Fonua scores his second try.

Hull FC 26 Castleford Tigers 24: Twelve-man Hull dig deep to fend off leaders Castleford

Castleford Tigers
Rick Stone

Huddersfield Giants 24 Swinton Lions 28: Duffy thanks medics as Swinton pull-off stunning upset at Giants

Huddersfield Giants
Huddersfield's Oliver Roberts's try looked to have won the game, before Luke Waterworth's strike. Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Huddersfield Giants 24 Swinton Lions 28: Giants felled by late Waterworth strike

Huddersfield Giants
Jack Walker

Teenager Walker savours his debut hat-trick for Rhinos

Leeds Rhinos
Ian Hardman

Featherstone Rovers 30 Oldham 4: Rampant Featherstone cut loose to knock Oldham out of the Cup

Rugby league

Radford proud as side produce ‘worthy’ display

Hull FC

Dewsbury Rams 23 Batley Bulldogs 22: Golden Rams complete a quick derby double

Rugby league

Whitehaven 12 Halifax 36: Six-try Halifax canter past hosts Whitehaven

Rugby league
Scotland coach and former Huddersfield player Vern Cotter congratulates record-breaking fly-half Chris Bell, having presented him with his championship medal.

Huddersfield’s perfect season ends with a thrilling triumph

Local
Hull Ionians' fly-half Callum Irvine (Picture: Scott Merrylees).

Ionians seek to beat drop as derby defeat costs Harrogate

Local
Denny Solomona is one of 15 uncapped players named in England's squad for their June tour to Argentina (Picture: Mike Egerton/PA Wire).

Solomona will be as desperate to play for England as I am to coach them, says Aussie Jones

Rugby union
Peter Lucock

Yorkshire Carnegie: Lucock sure Carnegie can finish off the job

Rugby union

British and Irish Lions will sing as well as roar in New Zealand

Rugby union

British and Irish Lions 2017: The key talking points

News 1

Sam Warburton to captain Lions on New Zealand tour

Rugby union

Gatland will end guessing game over the Lions

Rugby union

Scottish Grand National win at Ayr will make it year to savour for Nicky Henderson

Horse Racing
Jockey Tom Eaves on board Brando (nearside) wins the Connaught Access Flooring Abernant Stakes during day three of The bet365 Craven Meeting at Newmarket Racecourse.

Brando produces a stellar performance in Newmarket win

Horse Racing

Yorkshire jockey hanged himself over career-ending injury fears

News
Sally Iggulden

Happy days forecast as Beverley prepares for opening meeting

Horse Racing

Yorkshire golf: David Hague lauds winner after placing second at Saunton

Golf
Winners Crow Nest, from left, Louie Walsh, Harry Mowl and James Edwards with Peter Thomson, HHDU vice president, who presented all the trophies. With them are Elland president Peter Gul and Roy Lofts, HHDU competition secretary.

Yorkshire golf: Crow Nest’s bright display wins Halifax Huddersfield team title

Golf
Golf commentator Peter Alliss.

YP Letters: Taking offence at Peter Alliss in over-sensitive world

Opinion
Fulford's Charlie Thornton with his replica of the Berkhamsted Trophy.

Yorkshire golf: Fulford’s Charlie Thornton at home in elite company

Golf

Sky’s the limit as Yorkshire puts on a cycle show for TV this weekend

News
Harry Tanfield, pictured riding in Sundays Rutland-Melton International CiCLE Classic (Picture: Hugh McManus).

Tanfield is eager for chance to tackle Tour de Yorkshire

Cycling
The Tour de Yorkshire is a free show like no other

Tour de Yorkshire preview: What you need to know about this weekend’s big event

News 3
Dame Sarah Storey's brand-new Storey Racing cycling team during thier recce of the full route of this years Asda Womens Tour de Yorkshire. (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Weekend Interview: An uplifting Storey to give cycling hope

Olympics
The Tour de Yorkshire represents the best of cycling, says Sir Gary Verity.

Sir Gary Verity: Why Yorkshire’s grand weekend out represents the best of cycling

Opinion

Davey Phillips marks new Sheffield Steelers deal in winning style

Ice Hockey
Steelers' Robert Dowd celebrates his goal for GB against Croagtia in Belfast on Sunday. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Croatia 2 Great Britain 4 - Resilience pays off for hosts in Belfast

Ice Hockey
Jonathan Phillips, in action against Poland last weekend in Coventry. Picture: Scott Wiggins/IHUK.

Home comforts should aid GB’s World Championships promotion bid in Belfast

Ice Hockey
INTERNATIONAL DUTY: Jonathan Phillips, inaction during last weekend's warm-up international against Poland. Picture: Scott Wiggins/Team GB

Jonathan Phillips - Captain’s Blog: Perfect ending to Steelers’ season can get even better with gold in Belfast

Ice Hockey 5
Jack Laugher has won individual gold medals in Windsor and Beijing in this year's FINA Diving World Series

Jack Laugher produces brilliant score to win second gold in 2017 FINA Diving World Series

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Dame Sarah Storey's brand-new Storey Racing cycling team during thier recce of the full route of this years Asda Womens Tour de Yorkshire. (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Weekend Interview: An uplifting Storey to give cycling hope

Olympics
WINNER: Ellie Downie. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA.

Ellie Downie surprises herself by making gold medal history in Cluj

More Sport
Adam Peaty leaves the pool after competing in the Mens Open 50m Backstroke heats during day two of the 2017 British Swimming Championships at Ponds Forge (Picture:Tim Goode/PA Wire)

Adam Peaty’s Nan to get his latest medal but his world record bid falls short at Ponds Forge

More Sport
Former Scarborough boxer Nina Mienka

Former Scarborough boxer set to fight Katie Taylor on Anthony Joshua-Wladimir Klitschko undercard

Boxing
Nicola Adams (right) against Virginia Noemi Carcamo in the International Flyweight Contest at Manchester Arena. (Picture: Simon Cooper/PA Wire)

Nicola Adams eager for her first fight in Leeds for two decades

Boxing
Nicola Adams (right) celebrates victory over Virginia Noemi Carcamo.

Adams’ debut victory as a professional paves way for Leeds homecoming

Boxing 2
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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
Going through: Nick Matthew

British Open: Nick Matthew in ‘golden oldies’ final in Hull

Squash
Nick Matthew celebrates victory over Tarek Momen at Hull'sAirco Arena on Friday evening. Picture courtesy of PSA.

Nick Matthew rides the ‘rollercoaster’ to earn British Open semi-final showdown with favourite Elshorbagy

Squash
Luke Johnson.

Leeds tennis ace Johnson eyeing place in world’s top 100

Tennis
Johanna Konta, of Britain, on her way to Miami Open success.

Konta triumphs in Miami Open

Tennis
Beverley's Kyle Edmund.

Murray could be paying price for pursuit of world No 1 spot, fears Davis Cup captain

Tennis

Tennis fan threaten to 'rape and slaughter' Yorkshire tennis star Kyle Edmund

News 2
Mark Selby on his way to defeating Xiao Guodong (Picture: Tim Goode/PA Wire).

Selby in confident frame of mind during his title defence

Snooker
Defending champion Mark Selby returns to action today needing three frames for victory (Picture: Anna Gowthorpe/PA).

Selby still on course to repeat final show

Snooker
Ronnie O'Sullivan was in cruise control during his last 16 match against Shaun Murphy (Photo: PA)

World Snooker Championships: Ronnie O'Sullivan compares himself to a singer after seeing off Shaun Murphy in Sheffield

Snooker
Ronnie O'Sullivan studies the table in his match against Shaun Murphy. Picture: Anna Gowthorpe/PA.

Ronnie O’Sullivan is firmly in driving seat against Shaun Murphy

Snooker
PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

YP Comment: Golden girl Jess

Opinion
Easter saw the traditional teaching conferences.

YP Letters: Holidays in term-time a selfish act

Opinion
Leeds's Alistair Brownlee.

Alistair Brownlee undecided over Commonwealth Games marathon

Athletics
READY FOR THE CHALLENGE: Laura Weightman at Leeds Beckett University, above, this week.  Main Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Athletics: Laura Weightman aims for London 2017 delight to repay long-term coach Steve Cram

Athletics 1
James Cowton leads the way at last year's Spring Cup

McGuinness set to make his mark at Oliver’s Mount

Motorsport
Response: Lewis Hamilton takes the adulation after his start-to-finish victory in the Chinese Grand Prix. (Picture: AP)

Hamilton strikes back in ultimate battle of wills with Vettel

Motorsport
Williams driver Lance Stroll of Canada steers his car during the first practice session for the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai, China. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

Lewis Hamilton fears wet weather in China

Motorsport
New rivalry? Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany, right, and Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain spray champagne at each other following the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

F1’s new rivalry: Defeat to Vettel fuels Lewis Hamilton’s desire to regain the world crown

Motorsport
Jack Laugher has won individual gold medals in Windsor and Beijing in this year's FINA Diving World Series

Jack Laugher produces brilliant score to win second gold in 2017 FINA Diving World Series

More Sport 1
The London Marathon sees a mix of fundraisers, professional runners and keen amateurs take to the streets of the capital. (Photo:PA)

London Marathon: Incredible stats from one of the world's biggest sporting events

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WINNER: Ellie Downie. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA.

Ellie Downie surprises herself by making gold medal history in Cluj

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Max Litchfield celebrates winning the Men's Open 400m Individual Medley Final during day three of the 2017 British Swimming Championships at Ponds Forge, Sheffield.

Litchfield brothers among the medals in Sheffield

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