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Bulldogs in fine form for Oldham clash

Batley Bulldogs will target a third home win in the Kingstone Press Championship when Oldham visit Fox’s Biscuits Stadium on Sunday (kick off 3pm).

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Bulldogs coach Matt Diskin is expecting a tough challenge from Oldham.

Batley can challenge top four

Batley Bulldogs can pile pressure on the Kingstone Press Championship’s top four sides with victory over Oldham.

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James Samme scored a try for Dewsbury Moor but later went off injured.

Injuries prove costly as Moor slip to first defeat of season at West Bowling

Dewsbury Moor were brought back down to earth as they suffered a 44-26 defeat away to a keen and spirited West Bowling side in National Conference Division Three last Saturday.

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Nathan Wright scampers through the Hunslet Parkside defence for Shaw Cross

Sharks push title favourites all the way in narrow defeat

Shaw Cross Sharks were defeated by a two point margin for a second successive week in the National Conference League Division One as they were edged out 8-6 at home to Hunslet Club Parkside last Saturday.

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Liam Green sets up a Thornhill attack against Saddleworth

Trojans get reality check in home loss to Saddleworth

After the euphoria of the previous week’s win at Askam, Thornhill Trojans received a harsh reality check last Saturday, with a disappointing 38-24 defeat at home to Saddleworth Rangers.

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Batley Boys secure cup win as preparations for Premier campaign continue

Batley Boys secure cup win as preparations for Premier campaign continue

Batley Boys secured a hard-fought 18-12 away to Queensbury in their latest Yorkshire Men’s League Forty20 Cup group game last Saturday.

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Dane Manning crossed for a crucial 52nd minute try which helped Batley secure victory in Toulouse and book their place in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup fifth round.

Bulldogs storm to Challenge Cup win at Toulouse

Batley Bulldogs stormed into the Challenge Cup fifth round with a terrific 34-16 win away to Toulouse Olympique last Saturday.

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Dewsbury will entertain Batley in the Challenge Cup fifth round.

Heavy Woollen rivals paired together in tasty Challenge Cup fifth round clash

Heavy Woollen neighbours Dewsbury Rams and Batley Bulldogs will meet in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup fifth round.

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Sir Bradley Wiggins launched the Tour de Yorkshire in York two years ago but his team missed the cut this year (Picture: Bruce Rollinson).

Tour de Yorkshire hopes to add to its impressive cast list

The prospect of Mark Cavendish returning to race on Yorkshire’s roads remains alive and well, while organisers still retain hope of luring Chris Froome to the county for next month’s Tour de Yorkshire.

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Cleckheaton Under-9s won the Sandal Junior Rugby festival last Sunday after victories in all five of their matches.

Cleckheaton U9s impress to win Sandal rugby festival

Cleckheaton Under-9s produced some impressive rugby to win the Sandal Festival last Sunday.

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Colin Tizzard's Cue Card is running at his sixth Cheltenham Festival (Photo: PA)

Cheltenham Festival tips: Will Cue Card defy Djakadam to land Gold Cup glory at last?

Colin Tizzard insists he will be an impartial supporter of Native River and Cue Card when destiny comes calling in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup.
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Borough of Kirklees saw six swimmers crowned Yorkshire Champions while winning a host of other medals.

Boulding secures eight Yorkshire swimming golds for Borough of Kirklees

Borough of Kirklees swimmers compete at Yorkshire Championships, which were held over three weekends in Leeds and Sheffield.

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Tom Holmes is one of six Bulldogs who will not make the trip to France for Batleys Ladbrokes Challenge Cup fourth round tie against Toulouse.

Bulldogs prepared for tough cup test

Batley Bulldogs will bid to avenge their opening Championship defeat at Toulouse when they return to France in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup fourth round on Saturday (kick off 2.30pm).

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Bulldogs coach Matt Diskin was disappointed after his side's defeat to Bradford Bulls.

Coach Diskin disappointed as ill-discipline proves costly in Batley’s third loss

Batley Bulldogs coach Matt Diskin admitted he was bitterly disappointed with his side’s display at Bradford Bulls last Sunday.

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Adam Bingham scored a try and kicked six goals in Batley Boys Forty20 Cup win.

Price is right as returning full-back scores four in Batley Boys cup success

Batley Boys returned to winning ways in the Yorkshire Men’s League Forty20 Cup as they beat York Acorn A 58-16 thanks to man-of-the-match performance from returning full-back Jay Jay Price.

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Dewsbury Moor Under-12 Girls pictured with opponents East Leeds following their first game last weekend.

Dewsbury Moor Girls impress to seal hat-trick of victories over East Leeds

Dewsbury Moor Girls secured a hat-trick of victories with the Under-12s, Under-14s and Under-16s all winning games against East Leeds.

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Willie Mullin's Douvan is a heavy favourite to win the Queen Mother's Chase

Cheltenham Festival tips: Will Douvan reign supreme in Queen Mother's Chase?

Willie Mullins insists relief will be his overriding emotion should Douvan justify his prohibitive odds in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase.

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Dewsbury Moor's 19-year-old prop forward Connor Gavaghan forces his way over to score against Clock Face Miners.

Moor produce sparkling display to secure second straight victory

Dewsbury Moor secured a second successive win in National Conference Division Three, overwhelming St Helens visitors Clock Face Miners to secure a 56-4 victory last Saturday.

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Nathan Wright scored the Sharks opening try at Underbank.

Late penalties deny Sharks opening Conference victory on Underbank trip

Shaw Cross Sharks produced an encouraging performance away to Underbank but a penalty five minutes from time condemned them to an agonising 24-22 defeat in their opening National Conference Division One game.

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