Leeds United striker Ross McCormack is “gutted” at missing out on Scotland selection in Gordon Strachan’s latest squad.
Cleckheaton opening bowler Iain Wardlaw has been selected in Scotland’s 19-man squad to face Pakistan in two One Day Internationals.
Dewsbury’s Gary Sykes is set to meet Liverpool’s Stephen Smith in a British super featherweight final eliminator later this year.
Hanging Heaton’s Joe Fraser hit a maiden Bradford League century last Saturday but it wasn’t enough to prevent a derby defeat to Cleckheaton.
Mount were given a scare by Horbury Bridge before progressing to the second round of the Huddersfield Central League’s Allsop Cup last Saturday.
Towngate and Heckmondwike Sports Club celebrated Heavy Woollen Sunday League Cup triumphs after final victories last week.
St John Fisher OB were crowned Heavy Woollen Sunday League champions following a dramatic conclusion to the season.
Amin Nadeem earned an impressive win over Oliver Lloyd at an army regiment event in Wakefield last Friday.
Dewsbury’s Gary Sykes is set to meet Liverpool’s Stephen Smith in a British super featherweight final eliminator.
Leeds United defender Tom Lees will be playing on into the summer after being named in the 23-man England under-21 squad for next month’s European Championships in Israel.
Local cricket followers will be spoilt for choice tomorrow when the JCT600 Bradford League’s top sides go head to head.
Woodlands, Cleckheaton and Hanging Heaton are all safely through to the Sovereign Health Care Priestley Cup second round after negotiating ties against second division opposition.
East Bierley moved second in JCT600 Bradford League Division One last Saturday after inflicting a first defeat on Pudsey St Lawrence.
Mount moved up to second place in the Huddersfield Central League Premier Section last Saturday thanks to victory over Penistone A.
Old Bank WMC notched-up a league victory and won the Wakefield and District League Division 2 League Cup in a successful weekend of action.
Old Batelians missed out on the chance of a league and cup double after an agonising defeat to FC Gawthorpe in the final of the Wheatley Cup on Thursday night.
Dewsbury footballer Chris Dawson has signed a three-year professional deal with Leeds United.
Mirfield Parish Cavaliers stormed to a 119-run win at Hunslet Nelson to claim six points from their Central Yorkshire Premier clash.
Tickets have gone on sale for a huge night of boxing at Dewsbury Sports Centre, which will see Gary Sykes and Tony Aitcheson appear in front of their home crowd for the first time.
Batley A made light work of visitors Caribbean in a stunning eight-wicket win in Central Yorkshire Division 2.
James Riordan has agreed to remain at Liversedge next season as the club aim to improve on their 15th place finish in the Northern Counties East League Premier Division.
Well that is it for another season and after all the ups and downs and a surprise win at Watford on the final day Leeds United ended up in 13th place in the Npower Championship.1 comment
Leeds United proved the Npower Championship’s big party poopers when they earned a 2-1 victory over Watford in a remarkable last game of the season at Vicarage Road.
Gary Sykes will realise a childhood dream of fighting in front of his home fans when professional boxing returns to the town on Saturday June 15.
Julian McGowan has revealed the conditioning work Gary Sykes has put in over the last few months has been the key to winning and retaining the English super featherweight title.
Dewsbury’s Gary Sykes retained his English super featherweight title with an impressive victory over Ashton’s Jonny Kays at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield on a magnificent night of boxing last Saturday.
Brave Jonny Kays led the tributes on Twitter to Gary Sykes following his English title victory last Saturday.
Cleckheaton are geared up to welcome early JCT600 Bradford League Division One leaders Pudsey Congs to Moorend tomorrow (start 1pm).
Liversedge get an early test of their Central Yorkshire League promotion credentials tomorrow when they travel to fellow form team Hopton Mills.
Trainer Julian McGowan passed on his gratitude to Manchester’s Bob Shannon, who assisted in Gary Sykes’s corner last Saturday.
Shaw Cross Sharks moved to within a point of National Conference Division One leaders Normanton Knights thanks to a thrilling 30-18 win.
Dewsbury Rams will entertain Kingstone Press Championship leaders Halifax in the last 16 of the Northern Rail Cup.
Photographer Javed Iqbal captured some fantastic shots at last Saturday’s English super featherweight title fight between Dewsbury’s Gary Sykes and Ashton’s Jonny Kays.
Leeds United striker El Hadji Diouf has been fined two weeks wages following his red card in Saturday’s game against Brighton.
Dewsbury’s Gary Sykes retained his English super featherweight title with a points victory over Jon Kays on the undercard to Amir Khan’s international bout in Sheffield tonight (Saturday).
Leeds United signed off at Elland Road with a 2-1 defeat to Brighton in an incident packed Npower Championship game.
Soothill FC can move one step closer to an historic treble as they face ALC in the semi-final of the Sonder Heating and Ventilation Cup tonight.
Dewsbury’s Gary Sykes has weighed in ahead of his English super featherweight title defence against Ashton’s Jonny Kays in Sheffield on Saturday night.
Widnes Vikings’ artificial pitch may be controversial but Wakefield Trinity Wildcats stand-off Paul Sykes is looking forward to playing on it tonight (kick-off 8pm).
Cleckheaton gave departing coach Dave Harrison the perfect send off by beating Wheatley Hills 32-17 in his final game in charge.
Gary Sykes will aim to send a clear message to the British Boxing Board of Control when he meets Manchester’s Jonny Kays at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield tomorrow.
Dewsbury’s Gary Sykes makes the first defence of his English super featherweight title on a mammoth night of boxing this Saturday.
Ahston-Under-Lyne’s Jonny Kays will take a 19-fight record of 16 wins, two defeats and one draw to Sheffield on Saturday night.
After what has seemed a long and has definitely been a disappointing season Leeds United play their final home game of the campaign against Brighton on Saturday with nothing at stake for them except pride.
East Bierley embark on the ECB National Cup trail this Sunday with a tasty first round tie against Central Yorkshire side Townville (1pm).
Batley got their Central Yorkshire Premier Division campaign off to a winning start thanks to a five-wicket success at Altofts.
Danny Busfield produced a superb opening day display to bowl Hanging Heaton to victory over Morley in JCT600 Bradford League Division One.
Cleckheaton and Woodlands bowed out of the Heavy Woollen Cup last Sunday, while Mirfield Parish Cavaliers defeated Methley on a day of first round shocks.
Leeds United have revealed their new Macron home kit that the team will be wearing for the 2013/14 season.
Check out the latest edition of the Sin Bin which looks ahead to round 13 of Super League games.
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