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Leeds Rhinos Emphatic Challenge Cup Victory Excites Wembley Crowd
The Rhinos were hoping to make the most of their experience from a year earlier and they immediately seemed to settle into their stride against Hull KR. The holders enjoyed the majority of territory…
Wharfedale RUFC
Match Report: Wharfedale 45 Tynedale 21
By Wharfedale RUFC
Wharfedale played their last warm up game entertaining a modest crowd and giving chances to new and old players. The most promising aspect from the game was that six of Dale's tries were scored by…

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Mon 31st Aug, 2015 | 9:00pm

Wooden Spoon Match To Raise Funds For Local Children


Harrogate Rugby Club (HRUFC) is playing a Wooden Spoon charity match against newly promoted National 1 side Hull Ionians (playing as Wooden Spoon XV) at its new ground on Rudding Lane on Saturday…

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Wed 19th Aug, 2015 | 5:07pm

Strong Championship Points For Tordoff At Snetterton


As the British Touring Car Championship returned after a summer break, Sam Tordoff battled through a challenging weekend at Snetterton (8th-9th August) to claim vital championship points.

Followin…

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Thu 13th Aug, 2015 | 9:32am

Matt Harris
'Late Goal Cancels Out Mirco Strike' - Leeds United Vs Burnley
By Matt Harris
Sports Correspondent

A new season, a new manager and a squad full of new players but the same old belief from the fans. It seems like every season, when you arrive at Elland Road for the first game that there is a new…

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Mon 10th Aug, 2015 | 4:02pm

Webb Ellis Cup Comes To Leeds Trinity University


Rugby's greatest prize, the Webb Ellis Cup, will visit Leeds Trinity University today Friday 7 August as part of the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour.

Launched on 10 June, 100 days to go to the opening…

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Fri 7th Aug, 2015 | 1:12pm

Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour Comes To Halifax RUFC


The Rugby World Cup is coming to Calderdale with Halifax RUFC having been selected as one of the host venues for the 100-day Trophy Tour.

The famous Webb Ellis Cup will be on show at Ovenden Park…

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Mon 3rd Aug, 2015 | 4:41pm

Thomas Feaheny
Luke Campbell V Tommy Coyle Fight Report
By Thomas Feaheny
Boxing Correspondent
photo - Royalty-FreeCorbis
photo - Royalty-FreeCorbis
Luke Campbell gained the victory and bragging rights as he defeated Tommy Coyle with a tenth round stoppage in the Rumble on the Humber.

The bout which was fought in front of 20,000 fans at the KC…

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Sun 2nd Aug, 2015 | 8:30pm

Josh Chapman
Cougars Leave Newcastle Thunder Struck
By Josh Chapman
Sports correspondent
Neil Cherryholme scoring a try - photo Charlie Perry
Neil Cherryholme scoring a try - photo Charlie Perry
PLAYER-COACH Paul March felt his side jumped 'a massive hurdle' as Cougars got back to winning ways at home to Newcastle.

Keighley's squad had been decimated by injuries in the build-up to the…

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Tue 28th Jul, 2015 | 4:31pm

The Brownlee Tri Introduce The Collective Kids Duathlon


The Brownlee Tri is delighted to announce its partnership with yoghurt brand The Collective for the Kids Duathlon at the 2015 event. The free Kids Duathlon at the Brownlee Tri, delivered by…

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Fri 24th Jul, 2015 | 9:07pm

Hundreds Of Smiling Faces At Football Festival

Thirsk Falcons U7 (Claret) v Thornaby Juniors U7 (Blue)
Thirsk Falcons U7 (Claret) v Thornaby Juniors U7 (Blue)
200 young footballers aged between five and seven years of age pulled on their team colours and took to the field as part of a day long football festival.

The event organised by North Riding…

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Mon 20th Jul, 2015 | 8:00am

Sickness Stops JOGTL Attempt

Sam at John O'Groats
Sam at John O'Groats
Extreme sickness forced endurance athlete Sam Boatwright to abandon his attempt to become the fastest person to cycle non-stop from John O'Groats to Land's End.

Thirty-two-year-old Sam, from…

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Tue 25th Aug, 2015 | 7:37pm

James Wins Silver At Special Olympics World Games


A Knaresborough teenager has returned triumphant from Los Angeles after he and his team mates won silver in the Special Olympics World Games.

James Parker, who is undertaking a business…

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Fri 14th Aug, 2015 | 2:57pm

Rugby Club Raises Over 10,000 For Yorkshire Air Ambulance


A West Yorkshire rugby club has raised more than £10,000 for Yorkshire Air Ambulance.

The Old Brodleians adopted the rapid response emergency service as its first ever charity partner two…

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Wed 12th Aug, 2015 | 2:35pm

Young Rugby Fans Book A Date With The Webb Ellis Cup

L-R children's author Tom Palmer, Leeds Children's Mayor Amy Eckworth-Jones, Councillor Judith Blake, leader of Leeds City Council and England Rugby 2015 MD Stephen Brown with the Webb Ellis Cup
L-R children's author Tom Palmer, Leeds Children's Mayor Amy Eckworth-Jones, Councillor Judith Blake, leader of Leeds City Council and England Rugby 2015 MD Stephen Brown with the Webb Ellis Cup
The prestigious Webb Ellis Cup kicked off the latest chapter in Leeds's Rugby World Cup 2015 story at the city's central library today.

The trophy was making its first stop in Leeds as part of its…

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Fri 7th Aug, 2015 | 5:00pm

Government Kicks Off Consultation To Help Strengthen Sport Across The Country

photo - Tim Wilson
photo - Tim Wilson
Sports Minister Tracey Crouch has today launched a wide-ranging public consultation on sport in the UK.

The government wants to hear from interested groups and the public - people who are involved…

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Tue 4th Aug, 2015 | 12:33pm

Harrogate Cyclists Raise Over 8,000 For Charity

The team in Scarborough
The team in Scarborough
Harrogate MAMILs (Middle Aged Men in Lycra) have ridden to success by raising over £8,000 for five charities, smashing their original target of £5,000.

The team of 17 cyclists…

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Mon 3rd Aug, 2015 | 9:55am

Second Annual Junior Cricket Festival

Howzat! One of the games played on the day
Howzat! One of the games played on the day
More than 150 boys and girls from across the Harrogate District have taken to Ashville College's sports fields for a one-day knockout cricket tournament.

A total of ten U9 teams were playing in…

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Fri 31st Jul, 2015 | 9:40am

Harrogate Rugby Club Hosts Summer School


This week more than 50 young rugby players attended the third annual summer skills school at Harrogate Rugby Club.

The club has teamed up with ACES (Active Community Education in Sport) to hold…

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Tue 28th Jul, 2015 | 3:02pm

Cougars Tamed By The Lions

David March's try
David March's try
Paul March was disappointed that his side lost out on two points after a fourth defeat of the season to the Swinton Lions.

March said following the game: ""I've told the lads that we'll keep…

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Mon 20th Jul, 2015 | 11:37am

Tordoff Thwarted In Austria


Fresh off his British Touring Car victory, Sam Tordoff was back in action at the weekend with JMW Motorsport at the third round of the European Le Mans Championship, held at Red Bull Ring Austria.

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Sat 18th Jul, 2015 | 11:37am

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