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Alex is steadfast in victory

Skippers past and present, Alex Stead and Matt Baxter, combined to ensure Lightcliffe made a winning start to their Bradford League campaign.

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Actions from SBCI v Triangle cricket at SBCI. Pictured is George Hampshire

Battling win for champs

Booth started their Spenser Wilson Halifax League title defence with a hard-fought 19-run home victory over Copley.

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Actions from Siddal v Kells, at Chevinedge. Pictured is Zac McComb

Siddal’s great escape

Siddal suffered a major scare before retaining their 100 per cent National Conference League record this season with a 32-24 home win over Kells yesterday.

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Brods v Bridlington
 Oliver Akroyd scoring our last try

Brods exit for coach Smith?

Old Brodleians head coach Matt Smith was saying his farewells to the players after yesterday’s closing 33-17 home defeat to champions Bridlington in Yorkshire One.

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town v clitheroe  mike fish no10 scores town goal

Brighouse’s season over

Brighouse Town’s slim play-off chance was dashed by a 3-1 defeat in their 42nd and final Evo-Stik NPL Division One game of the season at Clitheroe yesterday.

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Marshall: Fax well aware of the danger posed by Whitehaven

Marshall: Fax well aware of the danger posed by Whitehaven

Coach Richard Marshall says his side are well aware of the nature of the test awaiting them in Sunday’s Challenge Cup tie at Whitehaven (3.0).

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FC Halifax Town 3-0 Curzon Ashton

FC Halifax Town secured their play-off place in style with a comprehensive 3-0 win over Curzon Ashton at The Shay.

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Grix out for a month as Marshall mulls options for Whitehaven trip

Grix out for a month as Marshall mulls options for Whitehaven trip

Halifax back rower Simon Grix will be sidelined for between four and six weeks with the elbow injury sustained against Bradford on Good Friday.

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Hampshire's James Vince (Picture: Simon Hulme).

Hampshire v Yorkshire: We let it get away from us – Gary Ballance

THEY came to the Ageas Bowl in the hope of watching England batsmen Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow.

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FC Halifax Town v Curzon Ashton preview

FC Halifax Town v Curzon Ashton preview

FC Halifax Town will guarantee themselves a play-off spot if they beat Curzon Ashton at The Shay on Saturday (3pm).

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The FA Trophy Final.
FC Halifax v Grimsby Town.
Halifax's scott McManus celebrates his winning goal.
22nd May 2016.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

FC Halifax Town: McManus couldn’t be happier after making comeback from injury

Eleven months since his last appearance, Wembley hero Scott McManus finally made his comeback from injury on Easter Monday.

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Yorkshire lost to Hampshire in their opening game of the County Championship season despite claiming a commanding position after the first inings (Photo: SW Pix)

RECAP: Hampshire v Yorkshire (day one): James Vince scores century for hosts as Ben Coad stars again

Yorkshire seek to avenge the opening defeat of the County Championship campaign against Hampshire as the two teams meet at the Ageas Bowl.
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Peter Handscomb is set to drop down from the No 3 position to accommodate Joe Root as Yorkshire tackle Hampshire in the County Championship (Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com).

Yorkshire looking to avenge instant setback

ANDREW GALE will today send his Yorkshire players out on a revenge mission.

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Shay finals in quick succession

Shay finals in quick succession

The Shay will stage the Halifax FA Cup finals on successive evenings next week.

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Crunch last day for local pair

Crunch last day for local pair

This season’s last round of Yorkshire League rugby union fixtures take place on Saturday and the stakes are high for Halifax Vandals and Old Crossleyans.

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Brighouse cling to play-offs hope

AFTER a massive six point haul over Easter, all roads lead to Clitheroe’s picturesque Shawbridge ground for Brighouse Town on Saturday (3.0).

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T20 cricket semi-final at Triangle CC - Booth v Northowram Hedge Top. Northowram bowler Richard Laycock.

Champs’ skipper ready to gamble

Booth skipper Richard Laycock is promising a more attacking approach in the field as the Spenser Wilson Halifax League champions try to emulate the glories of their 2016 campaign.

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Cricket - Illingworth v Addingham.
Luke Brooksby bowls for Illingworth.

Illingworth back after 98 years

THE FIRST World War had finished only 10 months before Illingworth St Mary’s last played a Halifax League game.

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John Wozniak of Meltham at the Bradley Hall Alliance

Victory for Bradley Hall duo

Home club pair Graham Lawlar (14) and Paul Wright (19) were impressive winners of Tuesday’s penultimate Halifax-Huddersfield Alliance event of the season at Bradley Hall.

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Ryburn beat Red Star

Ryburn beat Red Star

Ryburn United continued their preparations for a Challenge Cup final date with Shelf FC by beating Hebden Royd Red Star 4-2 at Ripponden Wood in the Halifax AFL last night.

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