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Hemsworth boxer Codie wins national title

Talented young Hemsworth boxer Codie Smith has become the National Junior champion.

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Pontefract prepares for first ‘bring your buddy’ race day

It has been a wet winter at Pontefract and unfortunately the racecourse had to abandon their first meeting scheduled for the beginning of April due to standing water on the track.

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James Willstrop.

Pontefract squash star Willstrop adds bronze to Commonwealth gold medal

Pontefract Squash Club’s James Willstrop added a bronze medal to his gold in the Commonwealth Games when he and Nottingham’s Declan James beat Scotland’s Alan Clyne and Greg Lobban 11-9 11-9 to earn third place in the doubles.

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PICTURES: Club records fall to Wakefield Harriers in superb home meet

Young Athletes from hosts Wakefield Harriers registered two club records at the John Newsome Memorial Open Meeting at Thornes Park, last Sunday.

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Five Towns Quiz League

Top two to meet in Quiz Knockout final

League champions Flanagan’s Army will meet runners-up Wanderers in the Five Towns Quiz League Knockout Cup final for the second successive year.

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npower - backing Team England.

James Willstrop insists keeping busy is key to success

From the podium to the playhouse, James Willstrop has credited his new career path as the perfect distraction from the mental grind of competitive squash.

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Priced at 2.99, the programme is on sale from shops along the route, and can also be ordered NOWfor just 4.50,including postage and packing.

Tour de Yorkshire 2018: How to get the official programme posted straight to your door

The Yorkshire Post has teamed up with Welcome to Yorkshire to produce the official 2018 Tour de Yorkshire race programme.
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James Willstrop.

Pontefract Squash Club’s Willstrop wins Commonwealth Games gold

Pontefract Squash Club’s James Willstrop is the new Commonwealth Games men’s singles champion following a brilliant performance in the final this morning against New Zealand’s Paul Coll.

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James Willstrop: Through to the Commonwealth Games final.

Pontefract’s Willstrop going for gold in Commonwealth Games final

Pontefract Squash Club star James Willstrop is aiming to make it third time lucky in the Commonwealth Games this morning.

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The Tour de Yorkshire will return to the white rose county this May

Tour de Yorkshire: Changes made to the race as the four week countdown begins

With just under four weeks to go until this popular cycling race returns to the white rose county, excitement is beginning to build and preparations are busily underway.

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Scott Askham

Hemsworth fighter Askham set to top bill at Nottingham

Hemsworth mixed martial arts fighter Scott Askham is back in action next month in the joint main event at ACB 87 at Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena.

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Yorkshire has great representation among the England's Commonwealth team

Ones to watch: all of the Yorkshire athletes competing in the Commonwealth Games

With the Commonwealth Games due to kick off on Australia's Gold Coast in just two day's time and more than 6,600 athletes geared up to battle it out, it looks set to be 11 days of exciting sporting action.
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Pontefract Racecourse under water.

Pontefract’s first race meeting of year is abandoned

Wet weather has put paid to Pontefract Racecourse’s planned first meeting of the 2018 season.

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Pontefract Racecourse gearing up for first race meeting of 2018

With spring here and summer just around the corner, the flat season roars back in to action at Pontefract with a quality race meeting on Tuesday.

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Ackworth School's Amirul Hussain and Ruby Chan, who both took gold medals in the England Cadets table tennis Under 12 National Championships, in Grantham.

Ackworth school pupils enjoy national success

Ackworth School enjoyed a double victory as the best young table tennis players in England battled it out at the Cadet National Cup, in Grantham.

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Joe Thompson on the attack for Hemsworth against Knottingley.

Impressive Hemsworth take spoils in local derby

Hemsworth continued their impressive record in local derbies this season as they came out on top 17-11 to end Knottingley’s seven-match unbeaten run in Yorkshire Division Three.

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Yorkshire has great representation among the England's Commonwealth team

Ones to watch: all of the Yorkshire athletes competing in the Commonwealth Games

With the Commonwealth Games due to kick off on Australia's Gold Coast in just over a week's time and more than 6,600 athletes geared up to battle it out, it looks set to be 11 days of exciting sporting action.
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Wanderers are one point ahead of Flanagan's Army.

Rivals meet in final match tonight to decide championship

FLANAGAN’s Army host Wanderers in a last match decider for the Five Towns Quiz League Division One title tonight (Monday).

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The Marmozets have just released their second album

From actors to boxers: Talented people from Yorkshire you might not have heard about

Yorkshire has produced many talented people over the past generations, including the likes of Judi Dench, Sally Wainwright, Henry Moore and Chris Rea. Yorkshire has given the world talented actors, musicians, performers, artists and athletes, to name only a few, and continues to do so to the present day.
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Golden Lion Dudes made it 16 wins from 16 games.

Title-chasers Flanagan’s Army held to a draw

FIVE Towns Quiz League Division One title contenders Flanagan’s Army were held to a 71-71 draw by Vulcan Mosquitoes.

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