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Hull City boss told it’s business as usual...for the moment

Hull City
Neil Warnock and Paul Heckingbottom have a chat at Oakwell on Tuesday night.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Warnock admiring of ‘fabulous’ job done by Barnsley boss Heckingbottom

Barnsley FC
England's Joe Root and Australia's Steve Smith chat during the pre-match photo call at The Gabba in Brisbane. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

Ashes 2017-18: Joe Root looks to set the record straight with England at The Gabba

Cricket
Sheffield Wednesday head coach Carlos Carvalhal (Picture: Steve Ellis).

Ipswich Town v Sheffield Wednesday: We need fans to push the players at times, says Carvalhal

Sheffield Wednesday

CricketTalk - Ashes Podcast: Can Yorkshire’s Joe Root lead England to victory over Australia?

Cricket

Elland Road set to host England-New Zealand finale in 2018

Rugby league

Millwall 0 Hull City 0: Slutsky reveals his Tigers future is uncertain

Hull City

Sheffield United 4 Fulham 5: It’s difficult to make sense of that, admits stunned Blades boss Wilder

Sheffield United
Joe Ralls slides in on George Moncur. Picture Bruce Rollinson

Verdict: Barnsley denied point by Warnock’s streetwise Cardiff

Barnsley FC

Comment - Ashes 2017-18: Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow headline intriguing Yorkshire subplot to the Ashes

Chris Waters
Leonid Slutsky. Picture: Tony Johnson.

Hull City boss told it’s business as usual...for the moment

Hull City
Neil Warnock and Paul Heckingbottom have a chat at Oakwell on Tuesday night.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Warnock admiring of ‘fabulous’ job done by Barnsley boss Heckingbottom

Barnsley FC
Sheffield Wednesday head coach Carlos Carvalhal (Picture: Steve Ellis).

Ipswich Town v Sheffield Wednesday: We need fans to push the players at times, says Carvalhal

Sheffield Wednesday
Cyrus Christie.

Middlesbrough v Birmingham City: Monk looking to remedy Boro’s Riverside run

Middlesbrough FC
Joe Ralls slides in on George Moncur. Picture Bruce Rollinson

Verdict: Barnsley denied point by Warnock’s streetwise Cardiff

Barnsley FC
Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder urges the fans to keep their chins up after his side suffered a 5-4 home defeat to Fulham (Picture: Simon Bellis/Sportimage).

Verdict: Sheffield United’s future prospects undimmed despite ‘memorable’ loss

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Wolverhampton v Leeds United: I’ll require top form to be Whites’ No 1 striker, says Ekuban

Leeds United

Barnsley 0 Cardiff 1: It was garbage because we got beat – Heckingbottom

Barnsley FC

Wigan 3 Doncaster Rovers 0: Colclough nets double as Doncaster stumble

Doncaster Rovers

Millwall 0 Hull City 0: Slutsky reveals his Tigers future is uncertain

Hull City

Sheffield United 4 Fulham 5: It’s difficult to make sense of that, admits stunned Blades boss Wilder

Sheffield United
England's Joe Root and Australia's Steve Smith chat during the pre-match photo call at The Gabba in Brisbane. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

Ashes 2017-18: Joe Root looks to set the record straight with England at The Gabba

Cricket
Joe Root attempts to take a catch during a nets session at The Gabba, Brisbane on Tuesday (Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA Wire).

Sledging over now time for battle in Brisbane

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The Ashes: Let battle commence.

CricketTalk - Ashes Podcast: Can Yorkshire’s Joe Root lead England to victory over Australia?

Cricket

Good luck Joe Root! Now how do you think England will fair in the 2017 Ashes against Australia?

Cricket

Countdown to the Ashes: Pre-Ashes ‘sledging’ may add to pressure on Lyon, says Root

Cricket

Ashes 2017-18: Cook laughs off Lyons’ rant about England’s ‘fear’

Cricket

Comment - Ashes 2017-18: Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow headline intriguing Yorkshire subplot to the Ashes

Cricket
NEW SIGNING: Wakefield Trinity.
head coach Chris Chester.
 Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Pauli Pauli tipped to provide X-Factor for Wakefield Trinity’s attacking intentions

Wakefield Trinity
NO WAY THROUGH: England's Rangi Chase finds his route blocked by Australia during the 2011 Four Nations final at Elland Road

Elland Road set to host England-New Zealand finale in 2018

Rugby league
Kevin Brown gets checked by medical staff after a heavy tackle during Sunday's quarter-final win against Papua New Guinea. Picture: Brendon Ratnayake/SWpix.com/PhotosportNZ

England name unchanged squad for World Cup semi-final against Tonga

Rugby league
John Bateman is set to stay in Englands threequarter line for Saturdays World Cup semi-final (Picture: Daniel Carson/SWpix.com/PhotosportNZ).

Bateman’s defensive reliability helps earn England coach Bennett’s trust

Rugby league
England players
at the Melbourne Rectangular Stadium. Picture: Brendon Ratnayake/SWpix.com/PhotosportNZ

Analysis: What we learned from England’s World Cup win over Papua New Guinea

Rugby league
Ryan Hall touches down against Papua New Guinea.

England 36 Papua New Guinea 6: England’s display contained the good, bad and ugly – Bennett

Leeds Rhinos
Jermaine McGillvary in action against Papua New Guinea.

England 36 Papua New Guinea 6: McGillvary bags a brace as England cruise into semi-finals

Huddersfield Giants

Weekend Interview: King Gene delights in Papua New Guinea success story

Hull KR

My Yorkshire: Johnny Whiteley MBE

News

England v Papua New Guinea: Watkins dreaming of double delight in Australia

Leeds Rhinos

Noble is looking for complete performance from England

Bradford Bulls
Richard Beck

Beck targets consistency from Yorkshire Carnegie in order to compete

Rugby union
My call: Joe Launchbury was in charge of line-out calls for England for the first time on Saturday. (Picture: Paul Harding/PA)

Joe Launchbury happy to stand up and be counted for England

Rugby union
Danny Care crosses for England's fourth try (Picture: PA)

Verdict - England 30 Australia 6: ‘Finisher’ Care puts gloss on England’s triumph

Rugby union
Battling away: Declan Cusack of Doncaster Knights tries to fight his way through two Bedford Blues tacklers. (Pictures: Gary Longbottom)

Verdict - Doncaster Knights 25 Bedford Blues 25: Same old problems prohibit Knights from taking advantage

Rugby union

‘Brilliant’ communicator Hartley is on track for World Cup captaincy

Rugby union

England’s Lions ‘still not fit’, says Jones

Rugby union

Titans just ‘not good enough’ in latest loss

Rugby union

Otley's Danny Care is super-sub as England beat Australia at Twickenham

News
FINEST HOUR: Sizing John ridden by Robbie Power on their way to victory in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup. Picture: Mike egerton/PA

Harrington happy for Sizing John to do the lottery

Horse Racing
Jockey Brian Hughes

Brian Hughes is ‘northern powerhouse’ of racing

Horse Racing
Henry Brooke on Irish Rose today at Wetherby

Wetherby hat-trick on Atkinson’s radar with unbeaten Roe

Horse Racing

Yorkshire's Steve Robinson is England Golf Coach of the Year - again

Sport
Tommy Fleetwood poses with the Race to Dubai trophy after the final round of the DP World Tour Championship (Picture: Kamran Jebreili/AP).

Fleetwood crowned European No 1 as Rose suffers late collapse

Golf

Man hit with golf club after confronting dog walker on the fairway

News
Matthew Fitzpatrick from England plays a shot on the 2nd hole during the second round of the DP World Tour Championship. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Dubai World Championship: Fitzpatrick sneaking under radar as Rose falters late on

Golf

Bike Route: Wind power played a large part

Cycling
Potholes could lead the deaths of cyclists if not repaired.

New pothole repair rules will increase risk of cycling deaths, coroner warns

News
Ed Clancy is back on the gold trail.

Ed Clancy sets sights on more golden moments

Cycling
Yorkshire rules: Great Britain's Ollie Wood (left) and Ed Clancy (right) celebrate winning the Mens Team Pursuit at the TISSOT UCI Track Cycling World Cup at the HSBC UK National Cycling Centre, Manchester. (Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire)

Team pursuit squad has work to do for worlds - Clancy

Cycling
Great Britain's Katie Archibald leads Neah Evans, Emily Nelson and Elinor Barker on their way to winning the Women's Team Pursuit. Picture: Martin Rickett/PA

Track World Cup: Barker and Archibald enjoy track gold rush

Cycling

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

Ice Hockey
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

Ice Hockey
Jonas Westerling scores Sheffield Steelers' second goal against hosts Rungsted on Saturday night. Picture: Dean Woolley

Sheffield Steelers 5 Rungsted 4 (SO): Shoot-out success sets up final day of reckoning for Steelers

Ice Hockey
TOUGH NIGHT: Matt Marquardt goes through a Minsk player in the third period. Picture: Dean Woolley
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Sheffield Steelers coach Thompson remains optimistic despite opening setback

Ice Hockey
Great Britain's Katie Summerhayes during the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.

Practice makes perfect in Katie Summerhayes’ Olympic bid

Olympics
Britain's Mick Hill throws the javelin on his way to winning the silver medal at the European Track and Field Championships in Budapest, Sunday Aug. 23, 1998. (AP Photo/Dave Caulkin)

Leeds City Athletics Club: Celebrating half a century of an athletic institution

Athletics
Ed Clancy is back on the gold trail.

Ed Clancy sets sights on more golden moments

Cycling
Jo Pavey

Weekend Interview: All mums are amazing, insists athletics’ ‘super-mum’ Jo Pavey

Athletics
Jamie McDonnell's first meeting with Liborio Solis in Monte Carlo last November (Pictures: Lawrence Lustig)

McDonnell to silence critics once and for all

Boxing
Muhammad Ali.

Keighley boxer Muhammad Ali facing long ban after testing positive for a steroid

Boxing
Josh Warrington knocks down Dennis Ceylan in the 10th round.

Josh Warrington eyes Lee Selby world title fight after beating Dennis Ceylan

Boxing
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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
RETIRING: Nick Matthew
. Picture courtesy of Steve Line/Squashpics.com

Video: Sheffield’s Nick Matthew hoping to sign off in triumphant style

Squash
Games target:  Jenny Duncalf  at Harrogate Squash Club.
Picture: Gary Longbottom

Big interview: Jenny Duncalf on coming out as gay squash player and frustration over Olympics snub

Squash
Grigor Dimitrov celebrates and holds up the ATP World Finals trophy (Picture: Alastair Grant/AP).

Debutant Dimitrov graduates with final triumph

Tennis
Andy Murray.

Cautious Murray targets comeback in 2018 after frustrating injury lay-off

Tennis
Kyle Edmund

Beverley's Kyle Edmund misses out on first ATP World Tour final at Erste Bank Open

Tennis
Beverley's Kyle Edmund was beaten by Croatian fourth seed Marin Cilic in the Shanghai Masters (Picture: Seth Wenig/AP).

Edmund bows to Cilic while Kyrgios quits after loss of set

Tennis
Christopher Keogan.

Keogan and Grace suffer early exits in Belfast, but Davison secures impressive win

Snooker
Adam Duffy.

Missed flights fail to halt Sheffield star Duffy's progress at Northern Ireland Open

Snooker
Ronnie O'Sullivan won the Shanghai Masters to continue his fine run of form.

O’Sullivan makes longevity promise after Shanghai win

Snooker
Ding Junhui in action against Martin Gould at last year's World Championships at the Crucible  in Sheffield last year. Picture: Simon Cooper/PA.

Recovering Ding Junhui in race to clear the way to join York elite group

Snooker
Britain's Mick Hill throws the javelin on his way to winning the silver medal at the European Track and Field Championships in Budapest, Sunday Aug. 23, 1998. (AP Photo/Dave Caulkin)

Leeds City Athletics Club: Celebrating half a century of an athletic institution

Athletics
Jo Pavey

Weekend Interview: All mums are amazing, insists athletics’ ‘super-mum’ Jo Pavey

Athletics
Claire Duck competing at the Great Edinburgh Cross-Country.

Duck out of water is now back on familiar Yorkshire terrain

Olympics
Luke Cutts competing at the EIS at the 2017 British Indoor Championships

Sheffield's English Institute of Sport chopped from British Athletics schedule

Athletics
Britain's Lewis Hamilton on his way to claiming fourth place in the Brazilian Formula 1 Grand Prix after starting at the back (Picture: Andre Penner/AP).

Hamilton proves he still has ‘fire in 
his heart’

Motorsport
British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates wining his fourth Formula One championship.

Hamilton digs in to claim his fourth world title

Motorsport
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton.

Senna would have won more championships – Hamilton

Motorsport
Lewis Hamilton stands on the brink of British motor-racing history in Mexico.

Interview: Ex-Manor boss on day it dawned Lewis Hamilton was destined to drive to Formula 1 glory

Motorsport
Dancing on IceLive UK Tour is back withJayne Torvill and Christopher Dean

VIDEO: Dancing On Ice Live Tour 2018 skates back to Yorkshire at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

What s on
Great Britain's Katie Summerhayes during the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.

Practice makes perfect in Katie Summerhayes’ Olympic bid

Olympics

Teenager O’Brien set for Taekwondo debut

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York City chairman Jason McGill

Work to finally start on new stadium in York

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