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England's  Jonny Bairstow celebrates his century on day two at the WACA. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

The Ashes: Bairstow and Malan undermined as flawless Smith revives Australia

Cricket
Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner.

How a blank response at Watford will earn Huddersfield Town infamy

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

Sheffield Wednesday v Wolves: Carvalhal retains belief Owls will climb to the top

Sheffield Wednesday

Exit of John Kear could free up funds for Wakefield Trinity to strengthen squad

Wakefield Trinity

Chris Waters – The Ashes: England fightback enables WACA opening day to end on positive note

Cricket

Doncaster Rovers’ May curious to see how Christmas Day training feels

Doncaster Rovers
Barnsley manager Paul Heckingbottom.

Barnsley boss Heckingbottom has no problems with talks hitting lull

Barnsley FC

Chris Waters – The Ashes: England fightback enables WACA opening day to end on positive note

Paul Heckingbottom. Picture: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Brentford v Barnsley: Patient Mallan hoping to get chance to shine for Reds soon

Barnsley FC

Video: Leeds United boosted by return of playmaker for Norwich City showdown

Leeds United
OPTIMISTIC: Sheffield United's George Baldock. Picture: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Preston North End v Sheffield United: Frustrated Baldock confident Blades will turn the tide soon

Sheffield United
Adam Crookes.

Guiseley sign up Crookes and Roberts on loan for Christmas period

Football

Doncaster Rovers’ May curious to see how Christmas Day training feels

Doncaster Rovers
Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner.

How a blank response at Watford will earn Huddersfield Town infamy

Huddersfield Town

Sheffield Wednesday v Wolves: Carvalhal retains belief Owls will climb to the top

Sheffield Wednesday

Barnsley boss Heckingbottom has no problems with talks hitting lull

Barnsley FC

Rotherham United’s mentality lifted by win ahead of ‘ludicrous’ schedule

Rotherham United
England's Jonny Bairstow celebrates his century during day two of the Ashes Test match at the WACA Ground, Perth. (Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA Wire)

Chris Waters – The Ashes: Brilliant Bairstow comes out fighting in Perth

Cricket
England's Jonny Bairstow walks off after being dismissed on day two at the WACA. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

The Ashes: Centurion Bairstow targets early Saturday wickets at the WACA

Cricket
England's  Jonny Bairstow celebrates his century on day two at the WACA. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

The Ashes: Bairstow and Malan undermined as flawless Smith revives Australia

Cricket
CONGRATULATIONS: England's Dawid Malan and Jonny Bairstow walk off at stumps at the end of day one at the WACA. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

Chris Waters – The Ashes: England fightback enables WACA opening day to end on positive note

Cricket

The Ashes: Self-belief of Malan enables him to take game to Australia at WACA

Cricket

The Ashes: Magnficent Malan and brilliant Bairstow put England in charge in Perth

Cricket

The Ashes: Patient Gary Ballance awaits Ashes call

Cricket

The Ashes: Yorkshire legend Boycott urges England star not to retire

Cricket
SEPARATE WAYS: Wakefield's former director of rugby John Kear, left, has taken over as head coach at Bradford Bulls, to the surprise of Trinity head coach Chris Chester.
 Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe.

Exit of John Kear could free up funds for Wakefield Trinity to strengthen squad

Wakefield Trinity
Disgraced England star Zak Hardaker in action for Castleford Tigers. (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Castleford Tigers open dialogue with Hardaker as disgraced England star awaits cocaine judgement

Castleford Tigers 4
Bradford Bulls new head coach John Kear .
Picture: James Hardisty

POLL: John Kear appointed as new Bradford Bulls coach

Bradford Bulls
ASSURED: Jack Walker releases the ball as Luke Gale challenges in this year's Super League Grand Final at Old Trafford.  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Jack Walker set on making himself a regular for Leeds Rhinos

Leeds Rhinos
Cory Aston, in action for Leeds Rhinos.

Cory Aston out to make a big impact after joining Castleford Tigers

Castleford Tigers

No regrets for Mickey Paea despite missing Hull FC’s back-to-back Wembley success

Hull FC

‘My best is yet to come’ says Leeds Rhinos’ Tom Briscoe

Leeds Rhinos

VIDEO - Weekend Interview: Legend Wally Lewis back on familiar territory in Yorkshire

Wakefield Trinity

VIDEO - Flashback: Wally Lewis recalls Australia’s 1986 ‘Escape from Alcatraz’ night against GB

Wakefield Trinity
Northampton Saints have sacked head coach Jim Mallinder. (Picture: David Davies/PA Wire)

Alarming slide brings end to Mallinder’s long-standing Saints spell

Rugby union
Titans' James Lasis is locked up two Ealing Trailfinders' (Picture: Chris Etchells)

Rotherham Titans lurch from bad to worse as woeful league form creeps into the cup

Rugby union
Phil woodhead: Crossed for a try for Wharfedale as they came close to causing an upset at National Two North leaders Hinkley.

Weekend Review: Huddersfield maintain run | Wharfedale show fighting spirit | Sandal return to winning ways

Rugby union
Yorkshire Carnegie v Dragons Premiership Select: Charlie Capps charges through  for Carnegie (Picture: Steve Riding)

Yorkshire Carnegie and Doncaster Knights look handily placed to progress

Rugby union

Former Rotherham captain Owen relishing chance to lead Doncaster in Cup outings

Rugby union

Front-row switch is embraced by Yorkshire Carnegie’s Charlie Beech

Rugby union

Weekend Review: Star man Davey leads Huddersfield to victory again | Sheffield Tigers count cost of late yellow cards

Rugby union

Hooker Buckle’s hat-trick ties Titans in knots

Rugby union

Top Notch’s ‘massive heart’ lauded by Daryl Jacob

Horse Racing
Trainer Alan King.

King targets Lightning strike at Doncaster as Sceau Royal warms up for Cheltenham

Horse Racing
Blaklion won at Aintree on Saturday

‘Classy’ Blaklion makes a National statement

Horse Racing

David Hague, Bailey Gill and Nick Poppleton boosted ahead of 2018 by elevation into England squads

Golf
Howley Hall's James Appleyard, left, and Miles Foster - Yorkshire Challenge 2017 Supreme champions.

Yorkshire Challenge entries open on Wednesday with priority booking

Golf
Rotherham's Jonathan Thomson

Atwal eases off as Thomson responds before bowing out

Golf
Tiger Woods tees off on the first hole at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas.

Woods impresses on his comeback from injury

Golf

Bike route: Wonderful place to park and ride

Cycling
Annie Simpson in action.

Tour de Yorkshire: Steady progress of women’s race welcomed by Annie Simpson

Cycling
Scott Thwaites

Tour de Yorkshire: Scott Thwaites targeting glory in home showpiece

Cycling
I'LL BE BACK: Mark Cavendish, right, with Christian Prudhomme, general director of the Tour de France, at a press conference at The Piece Hall in Halifax, to unveil the full route of the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire.  Picture Tony Johnson.

Tour de Yorkshire: Mark Cavendish plots his return to Yorkshire’s mean streets

Cycling

Beverley chosen as starting point for biggest-ever Tour de Yorkshire ahead of grand finale in Leeds

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Video: Fitzgerald targets return to ice for Sheffield Steelers in time to face Dundee Stars

Ice Hockey
Sheffield Steelers' Jonathan Phillips and team-mate Davey Phillips battle hard for the puck at Dundee on Wednesday night. Picture: Derek Black/EIHL.

Highlights - Dundee Stars 2 Sheffield Steelers 7: Semi-final spot within Steelers’ grasp

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

Dundee Stars v Sheffield Steelers: Thompson looking for positive response from misfiring team

Ice Hockey
STOP THERE: Jonathan Phillips gets up close and personal with Belfast Giants' Kevin Raine in Sunday night's 3-2 defeat for the hosts at Sheffield Arena. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Belfast Giants proving too hot for Sheffield Steelers

Ice Hockey
Alistair Brownlee at Team Englands triathlon squad announcement for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, at the Brownlee Triathlon Centre in Leeds. (Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe)

Weekend Interview: Alistair Brownlee - still hungry after all these years

Olympics
Team Englands triathlon squad for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Back row from left: Jess Learmonth, Alistair Brownlee, Tom Bishop. Front: Lizzie Tench.

Alistair Brownlee to defend Commonwealth Games title on Gold Coast

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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
Kell Brook returns to action in Sheffield in March

Brook stepping up bid to become two-weight world champion

Boxing
Josh Warrington celebrates after beating Dennis Ceylan at the First Direct Arena, Leeds in October (Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire).

World champion Lee Selby indicates he is ready to fight Josh Warrington at Elland Road

Boxing
Lee Selby celebrates after beating Eduardo Ramirez in their IBF World Featherweight Championship bout at the Copper Box, London last night.

Lee Selby calls for showdown with rival Josh Warrington

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

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

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
David Grace

White Rose trio head home after defeats

Snooker
Ashley Hugill

Scottish Open: Hugill stuns world No 13 Carter to set-up all-Yorkshire clash with Lines

Snooker
Leeds's Peter Lines made his experience count in his first-round match in Glasgow.

Leeds’s Peter Lines progresses in Glasgow but Sheffield’s Adam Duffy is out

Snooker
2018's Ladbrokes World Grand Prix will take place at Preston Guild Hall, February 19 to 25

WIN: Ladbrokes World Grand Prix final tickets to see snooker stars at Preston Guild Hall

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Success runs in the family as another Cram goes for gold

News
Claire Duck.

Athletics: Places up for grabs at European Cross Country Championships

Athletics
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
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
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
On the oche: Joe Cullen will be hoping to go deep into the World Championship draw over the next few weeks (Picture: John Walton/PA Wire)

World Championship: Joe Cullen has his sights trained on darts royalty at the ‘Ally Pally’

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Adam Peaty. Picture: Owen Humphreys/PA

Records top of the agenda for Adam Peaty at European meeting

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World Junior Powerlifting Champion Steve Forrest, with his dad Steven.

Power lifting: Champion Steve Forrest aims to keep success in the family

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Rebecca Gallantree.

The future of diving in Leeds is in safe hands, insists Rebecca Gallantree

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