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Aswat hat-trick not enough to prevent Savile Youth suffering trophy defeat

Savile Youth missed the chance to top Group A of the Spen Valley Memorial Trophy when they lost 6-3 away to Girlington last Saturday.

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Chris Wood heads in Leeds United's goal against Derby County. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Wood heads outstanding Leeds United up to third

Chris Wood’s header on the stroke of half-time gave Leeds United a thoroughly deserved victory over Derby County to climb to the giddy heights of third place in the EFL Championship.

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Batelians hit form to secure fine league double

Batelians hit form to secure fine league double

Old Batelians climbed to seventh place in Yorkshire Amateur League Division One thanks to a 2-1 win at Farsey Celtic Juniors last Saturday.

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Hopton bow out of County Cup after shoot out defeat

Hopton bow out of County Cup after shoot out defeat

Lower Hopton bowed out of the West Riding County FA Challenge Cup after suffering an agonising 6-5 penalty shoot out defeat to Sherburn White Rose last Saturday.

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Overthorpe Sports Clubs Danny Marshall challenges for possession during his sides 6-2 win at Crofton in Wakefield League Division Two last Saturday.

Crackenedge lead way in title race

Crackenedge moved three points clear of Crown Gawthorpe at the top of the Wakefield League Premier Division last Saturday.

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Luke Fisher shoots agonisingly wide during Birstall St Patricks 4-2 victory over Clifton Rangers which saw them move out of the Heavy Woollen Sunday League Division One relegation zone.

Fisher return to top of Premier following Birkenshaw resignation

St John Fisher have returned to the top of the Heavy Woollen Sunday League Premier Division after Birstall CC’s clash with Birkenshaw was postponed last Sunday.

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Joe Ratcliffe of Birstall St Patricks challenges a Clifton Rangers player last Sunday.

Roberttown close gap on leaders Scholes having edging nine-goal thriller

Roberttown Rovers climbed to second place in Heavy Woollen Sunday League Division One with a 5-4 win over bottom side St Ignatius.

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Hanging Heaton will stage the 2017 Heavy Woollen Cup final, which is scheduled to take place on Sunday August 6.

Crossbank face home tie in Heavy Woollen Cup debut

Crossbank Methodists will make their debut in England’s oldest cricket competitions in 2017 and were handed a home tie against Raistrick in last Wednesday’s Heavy Woollen Cup first round draw.

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Lucas Walshaw tries to set up a Rams attack against Wakefields new signing Keegan Hirst last Sunday.

Tourists Yowies to provide Rams test

Dewsbury Rams will tackle touring Australian side The Yowies in their third pre-season friendly on Sunday (kick off 3pm).

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Spenborough AC's Joe Sagar, wearing number 425, at the Yorkshire Cross Country Championships.

Sagar leads Spenborough cross country runners home

Spenborough Athletics Club’s senior men produced some good running at the Yorkshire Cross Country Championships held at Lightwater Valley, near Ripon, last Saturday.

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Liam Cooper.

Leeds United boss hoping to avert defensive crisis for big Derby game

Leeds United survived a scare to earn a place in the fourth round of the Emirates FA Cup, but the victory came at a possible cost for their return to the league in a big game against fellow promotion contenders Derby County this Friday.

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Dewsbury Moor Under-15s will play the Yorkshire Cup final at Featherstone Rovers on February 4.

Dewsbury Moor U15s book place in Yorkshire Cup final

Dewsbury Moor Under-15s secured a place in the BARLA Yorkshire Cup final beating Drighlington 24-6.

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Chris Mordue was the latest qualifier for the Spen Victoria Winter Bowls competition last Saturday.

Mordue defeats Sillitoe to book place in Spen Victoria Winter Bowls finals

Chris Mordue was the latest qualifier of the Spen Victoria Winter Bowls competition last Saturday.

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Woodlands have been drawn away to Bradford and Bingley in the Priestley Cup first round, with the holders beginning their defence on Sunday May 7 in one of four all Premier Division ties.

Woodlands begin Priestley Cup defence with Bradford and Bingley tie

Woodlands begin their Allrounder Cricket Bradford Premier League Priestley Cup defence with a trip to Bradford and Bingley on Sunday May 7.

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Jason Crookes attempts to break through a strong tackle by Wakefield duo James Batchelor and Christian Ackroyd.

Rams entertain to push Trinity close in friendly

Dewsbury Rams produced an entertaining display to push Wakefield Trinity close before slipping to a 30-26 defeat in their latest friendly last Sunday.

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Leeds United players celebrate Stuart Dallas's equaliser against Cambridge United. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Leeds United fight back to earn trip to Sutton or Wimbledon in FA Cup

Leeds United came from behind at half-time to book their place in the fourth round of the Emirates FA Cup with a 2-1 victory over Cambridge United at the Cambs Glass Stadium.

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Pablo Hernandez

Deal is done as Hernandez signs for Leeds United

Leeds United have completed their first signing since the January transfer window opened after confirming that they have now captured playmaker Pablo Hernandez on a permanent deal until the end of the 2016-17 season.

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Wakefield's James Batchelor who scored a hat-trick against Dewsbury.

Dewsbury Rams 26 Wakefield Trinity 30: Red-hot Batchelor soups up Wakefield’s try tally with hat-trick

Wakefield Trinity continued their solid pre-season with a 30-26 victory at neighbours Dewsbury Rams that included a hat-trick for James Batchelor.

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Luke Murphy.

Leeds United’s Murphy goes on loan to Burton

Leeds United have confirmed that out of favour midfielder Luke Murphy has joined fellow Sky Bet Championship side Burton Albion on loan until the end of the season.

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Tim Bresnan, in T20 action for Yorkshire Vikings against Durham Jets earlier this year. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Yorkshire CCC could reap the benefits from Tim Bresnan’s latest Big Bash adventure

TIM BRESNAN is hoping that his second taste of the Australian Big Bash League will benefit Yorkshire as they aim to win English cricket’s T20 tournament for the first time.

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