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'We were outplayed' - England captain Joe Root. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

The Ashes - Joe Root: ‘We’ve been totally outplayed by Australia’

Cricket
Australia celebrate the final wicket to win the ashes during day five at the WACA. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

Analysis: FIVE reasons why England lost The Ashes to Australia

Cricket

Video: Christiansen calls on Leeds United fans to ‘stick together’ and get behind Jay-Roy Grot

Leeds United

The Ashes: England lose Ashes after being outclassed in Perth

Cricket

Video: David Wagner happy to reach halfway mark in Huddersfield Town’s survival plan

Huddersfield Town

Verdict: Huddersfield Town turn travel sickness into travel slickness

Huddersfield Town
CONFIDENT: Rotherham United's Will Vaulks. Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Verdict: Rotherham United 1 Plymouth Argyle 1 - Battling spirit of Millers starting to pay off

Rotherham United

Chris Waters – The Ashes: Can Alastair Cook deliver to retain his place at top table?

Verdict (with video): Pontus Jansson more grounded as he secures victory for Leeds United

Leeds United
INFLUENTIAL: Huddersfield Town's Paul Dalton tries to get past Manchester City's Murtaz Shelia during the 1997-98 season.
 Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Bygones: Pulling off Huddersfield Town’s ‘Great Escape’ one of Peter Jackson’s career highs

Huddersfield Town
Sheffield Uniteds Leon Clarke, left, duels with Preston North Ends Paul Huntingdon during Saturdays Championship match at Deepdale (Picture: Simon Bellis/Sportimage).

Wilder dismayed by Sheffield United’s inconsistency

Football
Huddersfield Town's Elias Kachunga celebrates scoring his side's first goal at Vicarage Road. Picture: Daniel Hambury/PA

Verdict: Huddersfield Town turn travel sickness into travel slickness

Huddersfield Town
CATCH ME IF YOU CAN: Huddersfield Town's Aaron Mooy (left) celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game against Watford. Picture: Daniel Hambury/PAgle club/league/player publications.

Video: David Wagner happy to reach halfway mark in Huddersfield Town’s survival plan

Huddersfield Town
CONFIDENT: Rotherham United's Will Vaulks. Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Verdict: Rotherham United 1 Plymouth Argyle 1 - Battling spirit of Millers starting to pay off

Rotherham United

Video: Christiansen calls on Leeds United fans to ‘stick together’ and get behind Jay-Roy Grot

Leeds United

Festive changes promised by Hull City boss Nigel Adkins

Hull City

Highlights: Frustration for Garry Monk after Middlesbrough suffer at Millwall

Middlesbrough FC
'We were outplayed' - England captain Joe Root. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

The Ashes - Joe Root: ‘We’ve been totally outplayed by Australia’

Cricket
Australia celebrate the final wicket to win the ashes during day five at the WACA. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

Analysis: FIVE reasons why England lost The Ashes to Australia

Cricket
Australia's Josh Hazelwood celebrates the wicket of England's Jonny Bairstow during day five at the WACA Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

The Ashes: England lose Ashes after being outclassed in Perth

Cricket
ALL ENDS UP: Australia's Mitchell Starccelebrates the wicket of England's James Vince with his team-mates at the WACA. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

Video: The Ashes - Vince backs Malan and Bairstow to keep England in series

Cricket

The Ashes: Bairstow and Malan must do it all again in Perth to keep series alive

Cricket

The Ashes: Farbrace defends bowlers as England frustrated by Smith and Marsh

Cricket

Yorkshire’s Harry Brook excited to step up into leading role

Cricket

Sports books - Cricket: Victory by Vaughan’s upstarts lives long in memory

Cricket
Brad Singleton

Leeds Rhinos: Singleton to skipper the Rhinos for first time against Wakefield

Leeds Rhinos

Former Leeds Rhino star Smith hoping to bring good times back for Bradford Bulls

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

POLL: John Kear appointed as new Bradford Bulls coach

Bradford Bulls

Jack Walker set on making himself a regular for Leeds Rhinos

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
Hull Ionians' Sam Wilson.

Ionians slip into trouble at bottom following heavy defeat

Rugby union
WINNERS: Doncaster Knights coach Clive Griffiths and Yorkshire Carnegie coach James Lowes both enjoyed wins in the British & Irish Cup at the weekend. Picture: Steve Riding.

British & Irish Cup: Carnegie and Knights still in hunt as Titans miss out yet again

Rugby union
Yorkshire Carnegie's
 Josh Bainbridge.

Bainbridge keen to build on Yorkshire Carnegie milestone

Rugby union
Josh Bainbridge  of Carnegie goes past Ellis Shipp of Dragons Premiership Select.

Milestone beckons for Yorkshire Carnegie flanker Josh Bainbridge

Rugby union

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

Rugby union

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

Rugby union

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

Rugby union

Yorkshire Carnegie and Doncaster Knights look handily placed to progress

Rugby union

Definitly Red heads for Doncaster with Gold Cup a consideration

Horse Racing
Winston Churchill's passion for racing

SPorts books: Racing - Churchill’s passion for racing brought to life in immaculate biography

Horse Racing
Trainer Paul Nicholls.

Nicholls keen to see if Valour can take step up at Town Moor

Horse Racing
The New One, ridden by Sam Twiston-Davies.

Twiston-Davies is thankful for IJF’s expertise

Horse Racing

Leeds Golf Centre and Garforth GC in line for England Golf awards

Golf
Vardon Grip Trophy winner David Hague with Harrogate GC official John Robinson after his win last year.

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

Bike route: All roads lead to next year’s Tour

Analysis

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

Sheffield Steelers down but far from out, insists coach Paul Thompson

Ice Hockey
Cardiff Devils' players celebrate one of their four goals against Sheffield Steelers on Saturday night. Picture: Helen Brabon/EIHL

Highlights - Cardiff Devils 4 Sheffield Steelers 1: ‘Tough times’ continue in Conference for Steelers

Ice Hockey
Cole Shudra was on target for GB, but it was too late to prevent defeat. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Video: GB’s youngsters come up just short in World Championship promotion bid

Ice Hockey
Sheffield Steelers head coach Paul Thompson will look for his side to beat Cardiff Devils tonight (Picture: Dean Woolley).

Steelers face testing trip to tackle Devils

Ice Hockey
My way: Natasha Gale at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield where she is training to emulate her heroine Nicola Adams, just dont dare suggest she is the next Adams. (Picture: Andrew Roe)

Weekend Interview: Natasha Gale plots own route out of Nicola Adams’s shadow

Boxing
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
My way: Natasha Gale at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield where she is training to emulate her heroine Nicola Adams, just dont dare suggest she is the next Adams. (Picture: Andrew Roe)

Weekend Interview: Natasha Gale plots own route out of Nicola Adams’s shadow

Boxing
Leeds boxer Nicola Adams.

Nicola Adams looking to put down a world title marker in Canada

Boxing
Kell Brook returns to action in Sheffield in March

Brook stepping up bid to become two-weight world champion

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
John Higgins is through to the semi-finals of the Scottish Open after beating Ronnie O'Sullivan (Picture: Tim Goode/PA Wire).

Higgins cruises to Scottish Open win over O’Sullivan

Snooker
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

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
Bradfords Joe Cullen holds his head in his hands on the way to a 3-2 defeat to Jermaine Wattimena. Picture: Lawrence Lustig/PDC

Double-top miss is costly error for Cullen

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England's Alastair Cook walks off after being dismissed during day four of the Ashes Test match at the WACA Ground, Perth.

Chris Waters – The Ashes: Can Alastair Cook deliver to retain his place at top table?

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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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