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‘Cool, calm and collected’ Kane Williamson returns to Yorkshire for 2018

MARTYN MOXON says Kane Williamson will prove a “perfect fit” for Yorkshire after the New Zealand captain agreed to return to Headingley for a fourth spell.

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THAT'S JUST FOR STARTERS: Robert Dowd celebrates scoring Sheffield Steelers' opener against Dundee Stars on Wednesday night. Picture: Derek Black/EIHL.

Dundee Stars 2 Sheffield Steelers 7: Nelson doubles up to help Steelers forget DOPS hit

IT'S fair to say the Dundee Stars have probably had enough of the Sheffield Steelers this season.

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YOU'RE UP: Teenage defenceman Cole Shudra is likely to see plenty of ice time at Dundee Stars on Wednesday night, says head coach Paul Thompson. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Dundee Stars v Sheffield Steelers: Deveaux shown the door as Steelers look to shoot down Stars yet again

IF nothing else, tonight's latest trek north to Scotland for Sheffield Steelers has been given added spice courtesy of yesterday's Challenge Cup draw.

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Andreas Valdix scores Sheffield Steelers second goal last night against Coventry Blaze. Picture: Dean Woolley

Video: Sheffield Steelers hit back quickly from Lightning jolt to down Coventry Blaze

THREE minutes, three goals. If only it could be as simple as this more often.

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RETURN? Shaun Marsh, in County Championship action for Yorkshire this summer. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Recalled Australian Marsh ‘would be good signing’, says Yorkshire captain Ballance

GARY BALLANCE would welcome the return to Headingley of Ashes rival Shaun Marsh if Yorkshire decide to ask the Australian back for a second spell.

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ON TOP: Sheffield Steelers' players celebrate their third powerplay goal in the first period against Kurbads Riga. Picture: Dean Woolley

Video: Sheffield Steelers remain ‘cool, calm and collected’ to maintain their bid for European glory

SHEFFIELD STEELERS are hoping they can win home ice advantage after keeping their Continental Cup dream alive in Denmark.

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SEE YOU IN JANUARY: Sheffield Steelers' players celebrate their 4-2 victory and Continental Cup progression in Rungsted. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Sheffield Steelers 4 Kurbads Riga 2: Stoic Steelers complete memorable turnaround to keep Continental Cup dream alive

SHEFFIELD STEELERS kept their Continental Cup dream alive - and with it a potential return to the Champions Hockey League - thanks to a stunning win over Latvia's Kurbads Riga.
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OVER AND OUT: Levi Nelson takes a tumble near the Minsk net during Friday's 7-1 defeat in the Continental Cup in Rungsted, Denmark. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Sheffield Steelers 1 Yunost Minsk 7: Tough opening night for Thompson's Steelers

SHEFFIELD STEELERS endured a nightmare start to their Continental Cup campaign when they were hammered 7-1 by Yunost Minsk in Rungsted.
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Video: Fretter quick to move on to help Sheffield Steelers’ Continental Cup bid

ASK any member of a sports team how it feels to be sat on the sidelines watching their team-mates continue to perform in their absence and the stock answer will usually contain the word “frustrated.”

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GOAL HUNGRY: Sheffield Steelers' Ben O'Connor will be hoping to celebrate more goals in Denmark this weekend.

All you need to know: Rough guide to Sheffield Steelers and the Continental Cup ...

SHEFFIELD STEELERS head off to Copenhagen on Thursday on the first step of a journey which could propel them back into the Champions Hockey League next season.

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Video: Next generation determined to help Yorkshire back to the top

WHEN Tom Kohler-Cadmore returned to the Yorkshire fold in the middle of the 2017 season, it brought together again two of the shining lights from the club’s youth system during the last 10 years.

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REPORT (video): Sheffield Steelers 8 Dundee Stars 2 - Steelers hit cruise control to shoot down faltering Stars

SHEFFIELD STEELERS moved back up to second in the Elite League with a convincing win over struggling Dundee Stars.
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Video: Sheffield Steelers 6 Braehead Clan 0 - Thompson delighted with his weekend haul

SHEFFIELD STEELERS cruised to victory against Braehead Clan on Sunday night in the second meeting in three days between the two sides.
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Brad Day gets the start in Braehead tonight.

Braehead Clan v Sheffield Steelers: Youth gets chance to shine in Scotland as Deveaux debuts

YOUTH gets its chance in Glasgow on Friday night for Sheffield Steelers as head coach Paul Thompson rings the changes.
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Video - Sheffield Steelers 3 Belfast Giants 4: Frustration for hosts after bogey side Belfast prevail again

IT PROVED a weekend of two halves for Sheffield Steelers, the good work done in a 4-0 demolition of Elite League champions Cardiff Devils being tempered by a 4-3 reverse to bogey side Belfast Giants.
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Andreas Valdix tussles with Tim Billingsley earlier this season at Sheffield Arena. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Sheffield Steelers aiming to bring Nottingham Panthers back down to earth

IT has proved to be a momentous week for Nottingham Panthers – but one that Sheffield Steelers are hoping to end by bringing them back down to earth again with a hard bump.

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Sheffield Steelers defenceman Mark Matheson, left and Zack Fitzgerald help defend the net in Coventry. Picture: Scott Wiggins

Changes afoot as Thompson eyes formula for success at Sheffield Steelers

SHEFFIELD STEELERS’ head coach Paul Thompson is actively scouring the market after admitting his team isn’t “good enough.”

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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

IT may only be a couple of weeks into the season, but Sheffield Steelers seem to have served notice of their intent to recapture the Elite League crown they last won two years ago.

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

DEFENCEMAN David Phillips believes Sheffield Steelers’ longer than normal pre-season is already beginning to pay dividends.

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Video: Sheffield Steelers 3 Cardiff Devils 4 (OT) - Steelers fightback curtailed by Devils overtime strike

SHEFFIELD STEELERS fought back from two goals down in their Elite League opener against Cardiff Devils - but had to settle for just a point after the defending champions struck deep into overtime.
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