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Spenborough athletes gain second place

Spenborough’s senior athletes took a leap from a relegation battle to a chance of promotion thanks to a surprise second place in the third Northern Athletics League fixture at Halifax.

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Delaney makes winning start as Dewsbury Moor vanquish Island

Dewsbury Moor moved back into sixth place in National Conference Division Three thanks to a 38-16 victory over Barrow Island last Saturday.

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Ryan Fenton was Trojans man-of-the-match.

Trojans A boosted by first team calls but unable to end losing run at Knights

Despite fielding several first team players, Thornhill Trojans A failed to halt their long losing streak in the Yorkshire Men’s League when they went down 34-8 at Normanton Knights A.

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South Yorkshire cage fighters Ricardo Franco, Sam 'The Hurricane' Halliday and  and Sam Boult on the ACB 65 world title bill at Sheffield Arena on Saturday, July 22.

Yorkshire cage fighters on ACB 65 world title bill at Sheffield Arena on Saturday

Trash talking cage fighter Conor McGregor's forthcoming battle with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has created a huge global interest in MMA and three Yorkshire fighters are hoping to make a knockout impact this weekend.
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Jason Crookes and Dave Scott celebrate Batleys 23-16 victory over Bradford Bulls last Sunday when the Bulldogs took a huge step towards clinching a sixth place finish in the Kingstone Press Championship. Picture: Paul Butterfield

Bulldogs duo free to face Broncos

BATLEY duo James Davey and James Brown are free to play in the Bulldogs’ final game of the regular Kingstone Press Championship season following an RFL disciplinary hearing on Tuesday.

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Alex Bretherton plunges over for the Bulldogs first try against Bradford.

Bulldogs strike late to seal fine win over Bulls

Batley Bulldogs twice came from behind to secure a 23-16 victory over Bradford Bulls in their final home game of the regular Kingstone Press Championship campaign.

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Wimbledon fans - playing tennis yourself is easier than you think

Wimbledon fans - playing tennis yourself is easier than you think

As a keen tennis fan, I’m all too aware that Wimbledon fortnight represents my best chance to convert casual fans to my favourite sport.
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Birstall Victoria celebrate winning the Yorkshire Junior League Continuation Cup with victory over Fryston Warriors in last Saturdays final at Featherstone Rovers.

Beevers stars in Victoria’s Continuation Cup triumph

BIRSTALL VICTORIA Under-15s won the Yorkshire Junior Continuation Cup last Saturday, defeating Fryston Warriors 34-4 at Featherstone Rovers.

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KBWs Karan Singh receives his trophy from professional Haroon Khan.

KBW fighters produce the goods in great home show

KBW boxing gym put on an other impressive home show at the Orchid Banqueting Hall in Dewsbury.

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Sharks U12s enjoy first cup final experience despite defeat to strong Trojans

SHAW CRoss Sharks Under-12s suffered a 16-4 defeat to Thornhill Trojans in the Gary Talbot Trophy final at Batley Bulldogs last Thursday.

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Aiden Ineson set up a Dewsbury Moor try for Sam Thornton but their efforts proved in vain as the Maroons suffered defeat at Woolston in what proved to be coach Allan Sammes final game in charge.

Moor coach Samme steps down after Woolston loss

ALLAN SAMME stepped down as Dewsbury Moor head coach in the wake of the Maroons’ 50-14 defeat to Woolston last Saturday.

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Batley prop Alex Rowe on the charge during last Sundays Heavy Woollen derby victory over Dewsbury Rams.

Bulldogs aiming to cement sixth spot

BATLEY BULLDOGS will look to cement sixth place in the Kingstone Press Championship when they welcome bottom side Bradford Bulls to Fox’s Biscuits Stadium for their final home game in the regular season on Sunday.

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Brad Day is sandwiched between Rams defenders Aaron Brown and Robbie Ward.

Diskin praises Bulldogs’ second half display as Kelly rues errors

Batley Bulldogs coach Matt Diskin praised his side’s efforts after they fought back from 14-6 down to defeat Dewsbury Rams 36-20 after a clinical second half display.

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Trojans MoM Anthony Harris.

Complacent Thornhill see promotion hopes dented after Drighlington defeat

Thornhill Trojans made the error of underestimating a Drighlington team battling to avoid relegation from National Conference Division Two as they suffered a 22-10 defeat in Overthorpe Park last Saturday.

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Bulldogs overcome Rams in Heavy Woollen derby

Bulldogs overcome Rams in Heavy Woollen derby

Batley Bulldogs ran in five second half tries in the space of 17 minutes to clinch a 36-20 victory over old foes Dewsbury Rams.

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A dramatic recreation of a battle

Gallery: Yorkshire Wartime Experience weekend

Cleckheaton was transformed into a battlefield over the weekend as the Yorkshire Wartime Experience came to town.

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Lower Hoptons Harry Seehra will contest the Mirfield Merit Bowls final on Sunday July 16.

Bowlers gear up for Mirfield Merit finals as veterans knock-outs reach climax

The DV Mellor Mirfield Pairs bowls final and the Mirfield Merit Final will both be played on Sunday July 16.

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Batley Under-14s underwater hockey team were crowned national champions last Saturday.

Batley teams strike gold to win national championships

BATLEY Underwater hockey teams won two golds and a silver medal at the National Championships held at the John Charles Centre last Saturday.

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Wayne Wilson dives over for a Thornhill Trojans try during his sides 36-24 victory over Leigh East,

Trojans secure impressive win to give promotion hopes a boost

Thornhill Trojans gave their promotion hopes a big boost with a fantastic 36-24 victory over Leigh East in National Conference League Division Two last Saturday.

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