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Sheffield Steelers told to be ‘smarter’ after double Cup setback

WHAT a difference a week makes.

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NICE ONE: Hull Pirates' players celebrate one of their five goals against Yorkshire rivals Sheffield Steeldogs. Picture: Lois Tomlinson.

EPL: Hull Pirates enjoy more bragging rights over Sheffield Steeldogs

FOR a second time this season, Hull Pirates came out on top in an English Premier League derby against Sheffield Steeldogs.

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

Rivals’ threat to Sheffield Steelers is noted by relaxed Thompson

SHEFFIELD STEELERS will have to wait another week to start the defence of their Elite League crown but, for now, they can content themselves with a 100 per cent start to the season in the Challenge Cup.

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EPL: Bumper weekend for Hull Pirates as Steeldogs are left empty-handed

AFTER missing out on the play-offs in their debut English Premier League campaign, Hull Pirates have come out flying second time around in a bid to make sure that doesn’t happen again.

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BATTLE_SCARRED: Luke Ferrara took a blow to the face during Sunday night's thrilling 7-5 win against Nottingham Panthers. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Challenge Cup double sees Sheffield Steelers extend unbeaten start

IT MIGHT have been edgy, it might have been tight but Sheffield Steelers maintained an unbeaten start to their domestic campaign with a Challenge Cup double.

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Levi Nelson gets in a shot on the Coventry goal. Picture: Scott Wiggins.

Sheffield Steelers v Nottingham Panthers: Early bragging rights at front of champions’ minds

SHEFFIELD STEELERS will look to continue their unbeaten start to the domestic campaign when they welcome fieredce rivals Nottingham Panthers in the Challenge Cup on Sunday night (5pm).

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Coventry Blaze's Ashley Tait. Picture: Scott Wiggins.

Coventry Blaze v Sheffield Steelers: ‘The Special One’ Tait set to reach milestone against former club

JONATHAN PHILLIPS is convinced former Sheffield Steelers’ team-mate Ashley Tait is destined to go down in the history of the game as one of the all-time great British players.

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Sheffield Steelers' Jonathan Phillips battles for puck possession. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Jonathan Phillips - Captain’s Blog: Welcome boost from CHL victory as we turn our attention to elusive Challenge Cup

SHEFFIELD STEELERS captain Jonathan Phillips writes here exclusively for The Yorkshire Post.

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MAN OF THE MOMENT: Sheffield Steelers' hat-trick hero, Jesse Schultz. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Jesse Schultz’s treble helps Sheffield Steelers break their CHL duck

THE result may have ultimately mattered little in one respect, but Sheffield Steelers’ 5-2 Champions Hockey League win over Red Bull Salzburg was hugely important for a number of other reasons.

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

Exit can drive Sheffield Steelers on to end CHL campaign on a high

THE EUROPEAN dream may be over – at least for another year – but Sheffield Steelers will be determined to go out of the Champions Hockey League on a high, proving they have what it takes to succeed against the continent’s elite.

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Richard Grieveson, chairman of Ice Hockey UK

One governing body for UK ice hockey is Richard Grieveson’s sole objective

Ice Hockey UK chairman Richard Grieveson is to attend the annual general meeting of the English Ice Hockey Association to put forward plans for one governing body in the UK.

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Tyler Mosienko celebrates scoring one of his hat-trick strikes against Manchester Storm. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Sheffield Steelers 6 Manchester Storm 4: Mosienko and Roy combine to clinch Challenge Cup opener

SHEFFIELD STEELERS began their domestic campaign on a winning note – but had to dig deep before seeing off Manchester Storm 6-4.

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Davey Phillips in action for Sheffield Steelers. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Video: Pressure of playing for Sheffield Steelers welcomed by Davey Phillips

HAVING played against them for most of his professional career, Davey Phillips has always been aware of the huge expectations surrounding Sheffield Steelers.

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YOUNG BLOOD: Paul Thompson, with Cole Shudra, left, and Liam Kirk.

Youngsters given chance to shine for Sheffield Steelers

SHEFFIELD STEELERS’ two young ‘apprentices’ will this weekend get their chance to show how far they have developed in their short time at the club.

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Video: Break from rigours of CHL for Sheffield Steelers may be perfectly timed

PAUL THOMPSON has demanded his players “take responsibility” after seeing them slip to their third straight defeat in the Champions Hockey League.

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Sheffield Steelers' Ervins Mustukovs can't stop Chris Abbott's tip-in from Chris Abbott Martin Tornberg's shot. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Sheffield Steelers 2 HV71 Jonkoping 5: End of the European trail is near for Steelers

SHEFFIELD STEELERS’ hopes of a prolonged Champions Hockey League campaign have been all but extinguished after a frustrating night in South Yorkshire.

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Video: Early jump can help Sheffield Steelers register first CHL triumph, says John Armstrong

IT may have proved another tough start on the Champions Hockey League trail for Sheffield Steelers, but new centre John Armstrong believes it will only be of benefit in the long run.

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Video: Paul Thompson bullish over Sheffield Steelers’ CHL chances

WHILE most people will have written off his side’s Champions Hockey League chances, Sheffield Steelers’ head coach Paul Thompson is adamant his team are still alive and kicking in the competition.

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Video: Zack Fitzgerald confident Sheffield Steelers can bounce back in HV71 rematch

ZACK FITZGERALD is convinced Sheffield Steelers’ “mental toughness” can only boost their chances of Champions Hockey League success this weekend.

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UP AGAINST IT: Sheffield Steelers concede a goal at Red Bull Salzburg. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Frustrated Thompson demands better from Sheffield Steelers after heavy CHL loss in Salzburg

AS lessons go it was a pretty harsh one. But Sheffield Steelers have been here before.

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