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Sport

Big interview: England captain Joe Root happy to gather momentum with Yorkshire

Yorkshire
GOING NOWHERE: Doncaster Knights chairman Tony De Mulder. Picture: Scott Merrylees

Doncaster Knights opt against promotion if they win Championship play-offs

Rugby union

Yorkshire Power Rankings: Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday top chart as Bradford City and Hull City rise

Football
Into the play-offs: Isaiah Brown turns to celebrate scoring Town's goal against Wolverhampton at Molineux.
 Picture: Bruce Rollinson

‘Biggest achievement in 45 years’ - David Wagner hails Huddersfield Town’s play-off qualification

Football

Old pals’ act proving final piece in the jigsaw for Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield FC Ladies bid to keep Doncaster Rovers Belles hotshot quiet in South Yorkshire derby

Football

WATCH: Leeds Rhinos v Huddersfield Giants - Unlucky 13 for Giants as coach Stone feels pressure

Huddersfield Giants

Middlesbrough 1 Sunderland 0: Boro grab unlikely lifeline in relegation dogfight

Middlesbrough FC
Ronnie O'Sullivan (right) congratulates Ding Junhui.

Ronnie O’Sullivan denies 147 snub in Crucible exit to Ding Junhui

Snooker

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

The five Yorkshire managers with most to play for in the Premier League and Championship over the next few weeks

Permutations: How promotion and relegation races stand for clubs across Yorkshire

Football

Yorkshire Power Rankings: Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday top chart as Bradford City and Hull City rise

Football 2
Sheffield FC Ladies captain Carla Ward is hoping Thursday's derby can transform her side's run of form

Sheffield FC Ladies bid to keep Doncaster Rovers Belles hotshot quiet in South Yorkshire derby

Football 1
Into the play-offs: Isaiah Brown turns to celebrate scoring Town's goal against Wolverhampton at Molineux.
 Picture: Bruce Rollinson

‘Biggest achievement in 45 years’ - David Wagner hails Huddersfield Town’s play-off qualification

Football 1
Middlesbrough's Marten de Roon celebrates scoring.

Middlesbrough 1 Sunderland 0: Boro grab unlikely lifeline in relegation dogfight

Middlesbrough FC 1

Leeds United ’92: Sheffield United legend Bassett’s praise for ‘the man who rebuilt an entire club’

Leeds United 2

Phil Hay: As Brighton rock, Leeds United appear to be in shock

Leeds United 18

Banned Joey Barton says he is not only player with a gambling problem

Football

Leeds United ‘92: A cocktail of marginal gains that took Leeds to glory - Howard Wilkinson interview

Leeds United 3
LEADING MAN: Yorkshire's Gary Ballance in action against Hampshire earlier this season (Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com).

Leading man role suits Yorkshire’s Gary Ballance well

Cricket 1
England captain Joe Root, pictured on an earlier visit to his old primary school, Dore Primary in Sheffield, earlier this week. Picture: Scott Merrylees

Big interview: England captain Joe Root happy to gather momentum with Yorkshire

Yorkshire 1

Video - Joe Root relishes challenge of aiding Yorkshire’s pursuit of one-day glory

Yorkshire 1
Joe Root.

Yorkshire batsman's surprise trip to school

News

Wood earns England recall for Champions Trophy squad swelled by Yorkshire representatives

Cricket 1

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

Cricket 3

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

Yorkshire 2

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

Cricket
Yorkshire's Super League clubs including Leeds Rhinos, Huddersfield Giants, Castleford Tigers, Hull FC and Wakefield Trinity

Super League Round 11: Team news, stats, predictions and odds for Leeds Rhinos, Huddersfield Giants, Castleford Tigers, Hull FC and Wakefield Trinity

Sport

WATCH: Leeds Rhinos v Huddersfield Giants - Unlucky 13 for Giants as coach Stone feels pressure

Huddersfield Giants 2
Alex Walmsley

Rags to riches - Alex Walmsley pinching himself as England Test debut beckons

Rugby league
Hull's Mark Minichiello and Steve Michaels celebrate at Wembley last season.

Challenge Cup draw: Holders Hull FC face French test

Hull FC 1
Leeds Rhinos' Ryan Hall

Magnificent seven from Yorkshire clubs to face Samoa in RL Test

Leeds Rhinos 1
Jack Walker

Teenager Walker savours his debut hat-trick for Rhinos

Leeds Rhinos

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

Rugby league

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

Castleford Tigers

Radford proud as side produce ‘worthy’ display

Hull FC

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

Rugby league
GOING NOWHERE: Doncaster Knights chairman Tony De Mulder. Picture: Scott Merrylees

Doncaster Knights opt against promotion if they win Championship play-offs

Rugby union 1
Harrogate RUFC director of rugby Dave Doherty

Harrogate handed Yorkshire Cup glory by Sheffield Tigers concession

Rugby union 2
Dean Schofield

Yorkshire Carnegie: Schofield makes ‘easy’ decision to hang up his boots while Lucock signs new deal

Rugby union
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

Ionians seek to beat drop as derby defeat costs Harrogate

Local

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

Rugby union

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

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

Fulneck celebrating 125 years of playing

Golf
Leeds Union president Bob Thorp with Steven Cavanagh, of the Copier Company Ltd, who sponsor the Leeds Junior Order of Merit.

Order of Merit will provide test for young talent in Leeds

Golf
David Hague pictured with Harrogate GC official John Robinson after his win in last year's Vardon Grip Trophy.

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

First look at Leeds’ £5m Brownlee Centre and cycle circuit

News

Tour de Yorkshire: Forged by legacy

News 2
Pete Williams.

Yorkshire climbs will be ‘one of the hardest days of the year’

Cycling 1

Tour de Yorkshire 2017: The best places to watch the race

News 2
SIR GARY VERITY: This is the biggest event in Yorkshire this year, by some margin.

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

News 1

Great Britain v Netherlands - Ben O’Connor guards against over-confidence against struggling Dutch

Ice Hockey
Sheffield Steelers' Ben O'Connor. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Ben O’Connor pledges future to Sheffield Steelers

Ice Hockey
Jonathan Phillips (in blue) tips in Paul Swindlehurst's shot to make it 2-1 against Lithuania. Picture: Dean Woolley.

WATCH: Great Britain 5 Lithuania 2 - Hosts heading towards Japan promotion showdown

Ice Hockey
Sheffield Steelers' Davey Phillips celebrates with the Elite League play off trophy earlier this month. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Davey Phillips marks new Sheffield Steelers deal in winning style

Ice Hockey
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 2
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
Ronnie O'Sullivan (right) congratulates Ding Junhui.

Ronnie O’Sullivan denies 147 snub in Crucible exit to Ding Junhui

Snooker 1
Mark Selby on his way to winning his quarter-final against Marco Fu.

Selby and Higgins cruise through to Crucible semi-finals

Snooker
Ronnie O'Sullivan in action against Ding Junhui.

Ding Junhui opens up Crucible lead on O’Sullivan

Snooker
Jason Ferguson, Seema Jaswal, George, Ellis and John Parrott

Ex-Crucible champion Parrott brings smiles to Sheffield’s Becton Centre

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
File pic: A breakaway of three British riders led the Tour of Britain over the Cat and Fiddle, in 2016

Stage of Tour of Britain to be held in North Lincolnshire

Sport 1
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 2
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

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

Ellie Downie surprises herself by making gold medal history in Cluj

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