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Perfect 10 for Dudes as they beat Leading Ladies

FIVE Towns Quiz League Division Two leaders Golden Lion made it 10 wins from 10 matches with a 78-52 victory at Leading Ladies.

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170118  Olympic Triathlete Lucy Hall takes on  Sophie Chapman, 10, in the triathlon challenge at Trinity Leeds on saturday .

Tri something new: Olympian Lucy Hall introduces Leeds shoppers to triathlon

With a series of major victories and an appearance at the 2012 Olympics under her belt, Lucy Hall knows what it takes to make it to the top of the triathlon world.

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Former jockey George Chaloner is joining Pontefract's management team.

New role at Pontefract for former top jockey Chaloner

FORMER Royal Ascot winning jockey George Chaloner has joined Pontefract racecourse’s management team.

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Local table tennis players include 79-year-old Keith Powell (left) and 85-year-old Marcus Hookham (right).

‘Bat and chat’ table tennis sessions for adults start in Pontefract tomorrow

A NEW scheme to encourage adults to keep fit by playing table tennis starts at Pontefract Squash Club on Stuart Road tomorrow (Friday).

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Last season's beaten finalists Flanagan's Army have a home tie against Vulcan Mosquitoes.

Cup holders face Vulcan Bombers in opening round

WANDERERS start their defence of the Five Towns Quiz League Knock-out Cup by visiting Pontefract team Vulcan Bombers in the first round next Monday evening.

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Goalkicking scrum-half Thomas Egan is Castleford's leading points scorer this season with 103.

Derby rivals meet in first fixture of 2018

CASTLEFORD RUFC take on derby rivals Knottingley at Whitwood when the Yorkshire Division Three campaign returns to action this Saturday.

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Carol and George Baker were presented with a crystal clock.

Long-serving badminton players presented with crystal clock

MINSTHORPE Badminton Club’s long serving players George and Carol Baker have finally hung up their rackets after playing for the club for 46 years.

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Wanderers won 76-55 at  Crofton WMC.

Champions grab two-point lead over title rivals

Wanderers have moved two points clear at the top of Five Towns Quiz League Division One.

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England's Gary Ballance

The Ashes: Patient Gary Ballance awaits Ashes call

YORKSHIRE captain Gary Ballance insists that he is in “a good place” despite being a spectator on England’s Ashes tour.

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First round ties are scheduled to be played on the weekend of January 27-28.

Home ties for Lock Lane and Lions in Challenge Cup

FEATHERSTONE Lions host Skirlaugh and Lock Lane are home to Hindley in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup first round on the weekend of January 27-28.

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Yorkshire's coaching duo of Martyn Moxon and Andrew Gale will take the team to South Africa next March (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

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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Belinda Carlisle will perform at Pontefrac's 80s Night on Friday, May 25.

Pop icon Belinda Carlisle on stage at Pontefract’s 80s Night race meeting

TICKETS for the 2018 racing season at Pontefract went on sale on Friday, with the track offering great deals for punters who book early.

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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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Golden Lion Dudes are five points clear of closest rivals Railwaymen.

Title-chasers Golden Lion bag eighth win on spin

Unbeaten Division Two leaders Golden Lion Dudes made it eight wins from eight games in Five Towns Quiz League with Monday evening’s 79-60 victory at Rockin’ Gladiators.

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Stuart Highfield, in his referee kit.

Stuart’s a chairman that knows his way round a football field

Football club chairmen always like to think they talk a good game, but not many can speak as authentically as Stuart Highfield.

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Pontefract's first fixture next year will be on Tuesday, April 3. Picture: Alan Wright.

Pontefract’s impressive Wall of Fame mosaic earns prestigious award

PONTEFRACT racecourse has been honoured at the annual RCA Showcase Awards at Newbury by winning the prestigious TopSpot accolade.

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Hemsworth's Harley Axe tries to find a way through Knottingley's defence in Saturday's Yorkshire Division Three derby match at Moxon Fields. Picture: Andrew Bellis.

Simpson bags two tries in Knottingley’s win at Hemsworth

HEMSWORTH RUFC’s five-match winning run in Yorkshire Division Three ended with a 34-18 defeat against derby rivals Knottingley at Moxon Fields on Saturday.

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Mark Labbett, who is a 'chaser' on the television game show The Chase, made a guest appearance for Ferrybridge pub side Golden Lion in their recent Five Towns Quiz League match against Railwaymen which Division Two leaders Dudes won 88-61. Labbett (centre) is pictured with Dudes captain Steve Scott and Steve's wife Liz.

Flanagan’s slip up badly against lowly Crofton

Flanagan’s Army suffered a setback to their Five Towns Quiz League Division One title bid with a 64-61 home defeat against lowly Crofton WMC.

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Flanagan's Army beat defending champions Wanderers.

Champions sent crashing to first defeat of season

FLANAGAN’S Army moved level on points with defending champions Wanderers at the top of Five Towns Quiz League Division One by inflicting their first defeat this season.

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Mark Selby won the title for the second time by beating Ronnie OSullivan in the final last year

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