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Two young rugby players from Durham die after visiting Sri Lankan nightclub

Two rugby players on a club tour to Sri Lanka have died in mysterious circumstances after falling ill after a night out.

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Wath Upon Dearne will look to make amends for their 2012 defeat to Wells in the Senior Vase final. Steve Clegg and Dean Hardcastle are seen after the loss (Picture: Liz Mockler).

Yorkshire pair Old Otliensians and Wath target Twickenham double

Old Otliensians and Wath Upon Dearne will look to forge a Yorkshire double tomorrow at Twickenham against opposition from the south west.

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Harrogate try scorer, Keane Naylor. PIC: Richard Brown

Club rugby: Nervous wait for relegation-threatened Wharfedale

Wharfedale climbed out of the relegation zone in National Two North with a 30-21 win over Macclesfield – but they will have to wait before they can celebrate safety.

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Yorkshire Carnegie head coach, James Lowes. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Yorkshire Carnegie 27 London Scottish 19: Outgoing contingent earns huge praise from Carnegie coach Lowes

MATT WILLIAMS scored one of the fastest tries in rugby history but it was Yorkshire Carnegie who ended their campaign with a victory as Jimmy Lowes paid tribute to the club’s departing players.

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Doncaster Knights' Tom James(Picture: Marie Caley)

Doncaster Knights 26 Jersey Reds 30: Falling short sums up Knights’ frustrations

Doncaster’s mediocre season by their recent high standards ended on a low note as this 12th league defeat confirmed a Championship finishing place of seventh which illustrated their decline during this campaign compared with reaching the promotion play-offs a year ago.

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Chris Stirling.

Europe has to be Carnegie’s target, insists ambitious Stirling

Director of rugby Chris Stirling heads home to New Zealand tomorrow adamant that Yorkshire Carnegie can not only return to the Premiership but also become a force in Europe

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Ewan McQuillan.

Yorkshire Carnegie recruit McQuillan all set to face his new employers

EX-Edinburgh Rugby prop Ewan McQuillan will join Yorkshire Carnegie next season – but not before facing them with London Scottish on Saturday.

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Yorkshire Carnegie coach James Lowes.

Yorkshire Carnegie add Canada prop to squad after netting new half-back pair

Canada prop Jake Ilnicki is hoping to follow in the footsteps of his mentor Mike Shelley after agreeing a one-year contract with Yorkshire Carnegie.

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Chris Elder.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Carnegie tie down foursome to new deals for 2018-19

YORKSHIRE Carnegie backs Chris Wolfe-Elder, Pete Lucock, George Watkins and Andy Forsyth have all agreed new deals with the club for 2018-19.

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Carnegie frustrated as Ealing nick a draw

FRUSTRATED Yorkshire Carnegie had to settle for just a draw last night after a slightly bizarre contest against Ealing Trailfinders.

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WATCH - ‘Stark warning’ after former Yorkshire Carnegie No8 is hit with ban

Yorkshire Carnegie chief executive Gary Hetherington says former player Brandon Staples ‘ four-year ban following a failed drugs test is a “stark warning to all professional sportspeople.”

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WATCH: Carnegie not amused as Ealing hit back to pinch a draw

FRUSTRATED Yorkshire Carnegie had to settle for just a draw last night after a slightly bizarre contest against Ealing Trailfinders.

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Richard Beck

Premiership goal for Richard Beck as he agrees new deal with Yorkshire Carnegie

LONG-SERVING Richard Beck has signed a new deal with Yorkshire Carnegie revealing his belief the club can win back a place in the Premiership was central to his decision.

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Drew Cheshire

Rotherham pull off a stunning derby victory

Rotherham’s plans for competing in National One next season are well advanced, but the relegated Championship club waved goodbye in style as they produced a magnificent performance in their last home game at this level in a remarkable Yorkshire derby at Clifton Lane.

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Chris Elder on the attack for Yorkshire Carnegie.

Rotherham Titans 30 Yorkshire Carnegie 26: Titans hit back to shock Carnegie

Rotherham’s plans for competing in National One next season are well advanced, but the relegated Championship club waved goodbye in style as they produced a magnificent performance in their last home game at this level in a remarkable Yorkshire derby at Clifton Lane.

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Richard Beck.

Rotherham v Yorkshire Carnegie: Beck will miss Titans derby next season

Few Yorkshire Carnegie players have experienced more derbies with Rotherham Titans than Richard Beck so it is understandable why the experienced back-row will miss the local rivalry more than most next season.

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Action from the meeting at Headingley in December between Yorkshire Carnegie and Rotherham Titans, the hosts winning 47-11. Picture: Steve Riding.

Rotherham Titans v Yorkshire Carnegie: Derby win would be perfect home finale for Titans

Nic Rouse has urged his relegated Rotherham Titans squad to sign off in their final Championship game at Clifton Lane with a memorable derby victory.

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Caolan Ryan

Rouse disappointed as Titans are well beaten

ROTHERHAM Titans boss Nic Rouse says his players “let themselves down” after a woeful 49-14 defeat against London Scottish.

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Dougie Flockhart

Knights stun Ealing to leave Bristol laughing

DONCASTER Knights delivered their best performance of the season to stun second-placed Ealing Trailfinders – and promote Bristol back into the Premiership.

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Charlie Beech

Carnegie triumph to boost top-four hopes

YORKSHIRE Carnegie picked up their first win in four games with an impressive bonus point victory over in-form Jersey Reds yesterday.

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