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Former Leeds United manager and World Cup winner Jimmy Armfield, dies

Leeds United
Patrick Cryne

Barnsley FC in mourning after death of Patrick Cryne

Barnsley FC

Transfer Gossip (January 22): Norwich eye Leeds United target and Boro striker | Hull want Carlton Cole | Swans in hunt for Reds defender

Football
Kyle Edmund hits a forehand return to Italy's Andreas Seppi during his fourth round win. Picture: AP/Ng Han Guan

Kyle Edmund backed to handle pressure of being Britain’s future leading man

Tennis

Big-match verdict, Stoke v Huddersfield: David Wagner confident Town ‘can handle the situation’

Huddersfield Town

The Verdict (video) - Leeds United 3 Millwall 4: We may have to start with 10 men in future – Christiansen

Leeds United

Chris Waters on Cricket - Australia 4 England 5: Now that would be a good winter scoreline

Cricket

Big-match verdict, Sheffield Wednesday v Cardiff: Frederico Venancio stakes claim as Owls plug the gaps

Sheffield Wednesday
Late joy: Rotherham's Joe Mattock celebrates after scoring the last-minute winner.

Big-match verdict, Rotherham v Portsmouth: Joe Mattock back on track as Millers eye play-offs

Football

Transfer Window: Done Deals and top January priorities for Yorkshire’s clubs

YP Football
DERBY DATE: Rotherham manager Paul Warne, left, will pit his wits against Bradford counterpart Stuart McCall. Graphic: Graeme Bandeira.

Haven’t we met before? Five previous meetings between Rotherham United and Bradford City

Football
Patrick Cryne

Barnsley FC in mourning after death of Patrick Cryne

Barnsley FC

Transfer Gossip (January 22): Norwich eye Leeds United target and Boro striker | Hull want Carlton Cole | Swans in hunt for Reds defender

Football
Patrick Cryne, right, pictured with former Barnsley player, Hugo Colace.

Tributes paid to Patrick Cryne from Barnsley fans

Barnsley FC

Former Leeds United manager and World Cup winner Jimmy Armfield, dies

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Former Leeds United assistant coach Pep Clotet.

Former Leeds United assistant coach Pep Clotet is sacked by Oxford United

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Bygones: When Dave Bassett and Sheffield United were a marriage made in heaven at Bramall Lane

Sheffield United

Huddersfield Town have to get opposition onto back foot more, says Ince

Football

Big-match verdict, Sheffield Wednesday v Cardiff: Frederico Venancio stakes claim as Owls plug the gaps

Sheffield Wednesday

Big-match verdict, Stoke v Huddersfield: David Wagner confident Town ‘can handle the situation’

Huddersfield Town
Ready to cash in: England's Joe Root.

Yorkshire’s Joe Root takes England break ahead of IPL riches

Cricket
Englands Jos Butler, right, celebrates with Chris Woakes after reaching his century against Australia in Sydney in a victory that gave them an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match One-Day International series (Picture: Rick Rycroft/AP).

England ‘privileged’ to have match-winning Jos Buttler, says captain Morgan

Cricket
England's Jos Butler celebrates making 100 runs against Australia.

Chris Waters on Cricket - Australia 4 England 5: Now that would be a good winter scoreline

Cricket
Jumping for joy: England's Jos Buttler celebrates his century. Picture: AP Photo/Rick Rycroft

Master-class from Jos Buttler sets up series clincher for England

Cricket

Joe Root smiling again as England coast to victory

Cricket

Yorkshire’s Ben Coad determined to build on his positive shift in mentality

Cricket

Weekend Interview: Yorkshire’s Matthew Fisher possesses pace to burst on to radar

Cricket

Chris Waters: White-ball dominance helping England soothe pain of the Ashes

Cricket
21 January 2018......  Castleford Tigers v Leeds Rhinos. Pre season friendly
Rhinos Kallum Watkins. Picture Tony Johnson.

Castleford Tigers 16 Leeds Rhinos 4: Gritty Castleford dig in to earn final revenge over Rhinos

Castleford Tigers 1
Nathaniel Peteru

Castleford Tigers 16 Leeds Rhinos 4: Coaches Powell and McDermott not reading too much into outcome

Leeds Rhinos
Ben Jones-Bishop scores his first try against Huddersfield Giants.

Wakefield Trinity 26 Huddersfield Giants 22: Plenty to work on despite pre-season victory, insists Chester

Wakefield Trinity
Brad Singleton.

Leeds Rhinos’ Brad Singleton looking to even the score against rivals Castleford Tigers

Leeds Rhinos
Oliver Roberts.

World Cup experience leaves Huddersfield Giants star Roberts walking tall

Huddersfield Giants
Justin Horo.

Wakefield Trinity’s style of play proved big attraction for new signing Justin Horo

Wakefield Trinity
Where's my seat? Coach Brian McDermott at Leeds Rhinos' photoshoot.

 Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Richie Myler backed to keep Leeds Rhinos at the top

Leeds Rhinos

Leeds Rhinos: We’ve learned the lessons of our last title defence says Briscoe

Leeds Rhinos

Rhinos’ World Club Challenge clash in Melbourne set for live TV coverage

Leeds Rhinos

Captaincy is one of my biggest honours, says new Hull FC skipper Danny Houghton

Hull FC

Leinster A 28 Doncaster Knights 37: Visitors battle back to claim superb victory

Rugby union

B&I, the cup that didn’t cheer and hasn’t even seen clubs break even

Rugby union
Wharfedales Josh Burridge scored a try on his 100th appearance for the club as they beat Sheffield 16-10.

Hull Ionians slow out of blocks before beating Blackheath

Rugby union
Chris Elder breaks through to score a try against Jersey.

Yorkshire Carnegie 26 Jersey 19: Boss Lowes happy with his side’s defensive prowess

Rugby union

Leinster A 28 Doncaster Knights 37: Rally proves enough to clinch last eight Cup spot for Knights

Rugby union

Display key, not the result says Yorkshire Carnegie boss Lowes

Rugby union

Performance key for Yorkshire Carnegie coach Lowes

Rugby union
Wetherby's clerk of the course Jonjo Sanderson.

Wetherby faces early inspection ahead of meeting

Horse Racing
Trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies.

The New One out to continue domination if Haydock survives

Horse Racing
Un De Sceaux.

O’Connell targets historic hat-trick at Ascot

Horse Racing

My best golf is getting better, says Fleetwood after Abu Dhabi success

Golf
Rory McIlroy

McIlroy is happy with display in comeback round

Golf
Hallamshire GC's new general manager James Glover.

Glover fits the bill to become Hallamshire’s first general manager

Golf
Polite noticed: Rickie Fowler has been acknowledged as No 1 among the worlds 10 best-mannered people (Picture: Chris OMeara/AP).

State of the Nation – Golf: Let’s hope Rickie Fowler can dance to major tune

Golf

Bike route: Hall of plenty on charming ride

Analysis
Andy Hindley CEO of Yorkshire 2019, at Welcome Yorkshire. (Picture: Simon Hulme)

Weekend Interview: World Championships are in safe hands with Hindley at the helm

Cycling
Andy Hindley CEO of Yorkshire 2019, at Welcome Yorkshire, Leeds. (Picture: Simon Hulme)

World’s best cyclists to generate £100m windfall for Yorkshire

Cycling
SADDLED FOR SUCCESS: Leeds teenager Tom Pidcock enjoyed a successful 2017, winning junior world titles in cyclo-cross and road racing last year.  Pictures: SWPix/Bruce Rollinson/Jonathan Gawthorpe

Teenager Tom Pidcock proving to be best of British

Cycling
TAINTED: Chris Froome rides on the Champs-Elysees in the Tour de France leader's yellow jersey in 2017. Picture: Adam Davy/PA

State of the Nation – Cycling: Froome case has left black cloud hovering over the sport

Cycling

Several shooting stars shine for Sheffield Steelers in maximum return

Ice Hockey
DON'T GIVE UP: Mathieu Roy begins to celebrate his first and Sheffield Steelers' second goal of the night after forcing the puck home in the 19th minute. Picture: Dean Woolley

Shortage of bodies and star scoring poses few problems for Sheffield Steelers

Ice Hockey
BIG BLOW: Robert Dowd, ruled out due to injury. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Thompson looking for depleted Sheffield Steelers to stay smart for tricky weekend

Ice Hockey
Hull Pirates' player-coach, Jason Hewitt. Picture: via Hull Pirates

NIHL: Hull Pirates find good place in behind rivals Sheffield Steeldogs

Ice Hockey
City of Leeds diver 
Lois Toulson: Has new targets for 2018.

Dive into the medals with me, says Lois Toulson

Olympics
Great Britain's Lizzy Yarnold. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA.

Britain’s Winter Olympics medal target hits double figures as Pyeongchang budget doubles to £32m

Olympics
Fresh face: Dina Asher-Smith at the Great North CityGames. (Picture: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire)

New generation of athletes faced with succeeding Bolt and Farah

Athletics
England's Aimee Willmott in action in the Women's 400m Individual Medley at Tolcross International Swimming Centre during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. (Picture: PA)

Commonwealth Games: Aimee Willmott joins Litchfield brothers in Australia

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There’s not many fights left in me, says returning Kell Brook

Boxing
Anthony Joshua will fight Joseph Parker in Cardiff in March.

Parker fight is next step to world domination for Joshua

Boxing
Josh Warrington celebrates beating Dennis Ceylan.

Big year for ‘Leeds Warrior’ Warrington in and out of the ring

News
Sam Todd, right.

Rising star Sam Todd looking to build on British Junior Open success

Squash
Lee Beachill. Picture: SquashPics.com

Yorkshire Squash League: Dunnington pull further clear of rivals

Squash
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Squash round-up: Chapel Allerton make solid start to Yorkshire Premier League defence

Squash
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
South Korea's Chung Hyeon, left, is congratulated by Serbia's Novak Djokovic. Picture: AP/Andy Brownbill

Australian Open: Djokovic considers best way forward after shock exit

Tennis
Germany's Angelique Kerber Picture: Gareth Fuller/PA

Australian Open: Favourite Kerber relieved to avoid being latest star name to fall to Hsieh Su-wei

Tennis
Kyle Edmund hits a forehand return to Italy's Andreas Seppi during his fourth round win. Picture: AP/Ng Han Guan

Kyle Edmund backed to handle pressure of being Britain’s future leading man

Tennis
Dominic Inglot: Into quarter-finals.

Australian Open: Inglott hoping for third time lucky as he settles on new partnership

Tennis
Britain's Kyle Edmund makes a forehand return to Italy's Andreas Seppi.

Yorkshire star Edmund’s target is final glory in Australian Open

Snooker
Mark Allen celebrates winning with the Masters trophy.

Snooker’s ‘forgotten man’ Allen crowned Masters champion

Snooker
Shaun Murphy.

Judd Trump provides sting in the tail for Shaun Murphy

Snooker
Ding Junhui watches Ryan Day during day two of the 2018 Dafabet Masters at Alexandra Palace, London.

Ding crashes out of Masters

Snooker
LOOKING FORWARD: Sheffield student Alicia Barrett enjoyed a memorable year in 2017 competing at Under-20 level.

Hurdler Alicia Barrett looking to brighter future with coach Toni Minichiello

Athletics
Fresh face: Dina Asher-Smith at the Great North CityGames. (Picture: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire)

New generation of athletes faced with succeeding Bolt and Farah

Athletics
Alexandra Bell, 800m and cross-country athlete, from Leeds

Yorkshire Championships: Duck and Bell renew rivalry as Cairess eyes double

Athletics
Set to shine: Leeds diver 
Lois Toulson. Picture: James Hardisty

Flying the flag for Yorkshire in 2018

Olympics
Karl and Paul Barraclough who run the Motor Sport Services Unit.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Clocking 50 years of first aid in the (very) fast lane

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates after the Emirates Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina racetrack.

Hamilton calls for changes after Abu Dhabi fails to provide F1 drama

Motorsport
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton approaches a curve during the first free practice at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi. Picture: AP Photo/Hassan Ammar

Floodlights bring out the best in Lewis Hamilton in Abu Dhabi

Motorsport
City of Leeds diver 
Lois Toulson: Has new targets for 2018.

Dive into the medals with me, says Lois Toulson

Olympics

Missing Leeds climber found injured in the Lake District

News
England head coach Trevor Bayliss addresses the England players at Adelaide last year. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

Chris Waters: Testing times ahead for Trevor Bayliss now his departure date is known

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