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Change of scenery as Yorkshire choose to hone their preparations in South Africa

YORKSHIRE County Cricket Club are heading to South Africa for their pre-season tour.

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World Rygby Chairman Bill Beaumont at Brods for sporeting dinner
From left
Richard Turner Chairman
Neil Davidson who organised the event
Bill Beaumont
Paul Ramsden Compere for the day

World Rugby chief in town

Old Brodleians were delighted that Bill Beaumont CBE, the head of World Rugby, was able to attend their inaugural Christmas Sportsman’s Lunch at their Woodhead clubhouse last Friday afternoon.

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Jim Mallinder coach at Northampton and former Old Crossleyean

Ex-Crocs player Mallinder sacked

Former Old Crossleyans player Jim Mallinder has been sacked by Northampton Saints after more than 10 years as the club’s director of rugby.

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Jonny Bairstow says England still have three chances to put things right in Australia (Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA Wire).

The Ashes: We still believe we can do something special, insists Yorkshire’s Jonny Bairstow

JONNY BAIRSTOW is confident England can finally put all the off-pitch distractions behind them in order to hit back against Australia and go on to retain The Ashes.

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Fax’s Kiddd focused on rehab and learning after injury blow

Fax’s Kiddd focused on rehab and learning after injury blow

Halifax’s rookie prop Harry Kidd has said he is determined to spend 2018 continuing his rugby league education, despite seeing being told it could be August before he can play again.

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Actions from Copley Utd v Shelf United, at Shroggs Park. Pictured is Billy Grogan and Jonny Jones

Shelf United rout Sowerby

Shelf United climbed to fifth in the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL’s Premier Division by inflicting an 8-0 hiding on Sowerby United on Saturday.

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Aldershot 0-1 FC Halifax Town: Fans Panel verdict

Here is the Fans Panel verdict after FC Halifax Town’s 1-0 win at Aldershot on Saturday.

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Crocs let good lead slip

Crocs let good lead slip

The hard work put in by the Barnsley faithful in getting the pitch fit for play yesterday paid off as their side registered a 24-22 win over Old Crossleyans.

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Rugby League - Ovenden v North Hull Knights. Sam Morrows for Ovenden.

Ovenden reach county cup final

Only a handful of local amateur teams were in action yesterday as the first severe icy blast of winter froze pitches.

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Actions from FC Halifax Town v Tranmere, FA Cup at the Shay. Mark Carroll (centre).

Aldershot 0-1 FC Halifax Town: Players put in a huge shift, says Carroll

Town assistant manager Mark Carroll said the Halifax players gave everything they’ve got in their superb 1-0 win at Aldershot to end a run of 12 games without a victory.

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Aldershot 0-1 FC Halifax Town

Aldershot 0-1 FC Halifax Town

FC Halifax Town won for the first time in 13 games as they battled to a terrific 1-0 victory at Aldershot.

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Actions from FC Halifax Town v Aldershot at the Shay

Aldershot v FC Halifax Town: Preview

FC Halifax Town face a tough task in ending their 12-game winless run when they travel to high-flying Aldershot on Saturday (3pm).

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Kane Williamson is returning to Yorkshire for almost two months of the 2018 season (Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com).

‘Cool, calm and collected’ Kane Williamson returns to Yorkshire for 2018

MARTYN MOXON says Kane Williamson will prove a “perfect fit” for Yorkshire after the New Zealand captain agreed to return to Headingley for a fourth spell.

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Ovenden’s county cup clash

Ovenden’s county cup clash

Ovenden Face North Hull Knights in the Bartletts Yorkshire Cup semi-final at Four Fields on Saturday.

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Brighouse Town players try Footgolf at Willow Valley

left to rights on the main picture: Gabriel Johnston, Danny Ramsey, Vill Powell, Aaron Martin, Connor Griffin,
Front row: Daniel Henbest team mascot, Matty Ord, Adam Shaw.

Terriers win at Brighouse

Huddersfield Town Under 23s were 3-2 winners over Brighouse Town in last night’s hastily-arranged friendly at the Yorkshire Payments Stadium, Hove Edge.

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Paralympian Hannah Cockroft at the Piece Hall, Halifax

Another first for Hannah

Halifax’s Hannah Cockroft has expressed her delight at winning the Sportswoman of the Year title at yesterday’s SJA British Sports awards.

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LONG-SERVING: Adil Rashid. Picture: John Clifton/SWpix.com

Adil Rashid insists ‘plenty more’ in the tank after earning Yorkshire benefit year in 2018

YORKSHIRE have awarded leg-spinner Adil Rashid a benefit for next year.

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VIDEO: Halifax shines at Tour de Yorkshire route reveal

Calderdale will take centre stage next Spring as it was announced it will see the start of the final stage of the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire.
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VIDEO PREVIEW: WWE legends bringing new 5 Star Wrestling live weekly TV shows to UK Arenas

WWE legends Rey Mysterio, John Morrison and Rob Van Dam are bringing new 5 Star Wrestling live weekly TV shows to UK Arenas in 2018 and we have all the ticket details.

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FC Halifax Town: Youthful Shaymen side knocked out of West Riding County Cup

FC Halifax Town’s poor form continued as they were knocked out of the West Riding County Cup at Selby.

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