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Bradford City can go top with win over Yeovil

Bradford City can go top with win over Yeovil

The Bantams can make League One’s top spot their own if they secure a win against Yeovil Town at home, tomorrow afternoon. Fifth placed City have had a decent start to the season, having chalked up ten points from their first five games, and can leapfrog the sides above them should results go their way. Yeovil will arrive at the […]

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Former Chelsea winger pens new deal with Bradford City

Former Chelsea winger pens new deal with Bradford City

Bantam’s Portuguese winger, Filipe Morais, has signed a new deal with the League One side that will see him stay at Coral Windows Stadium until the end of 2014. Morais, who has started four of the Bantams seven matches, confirmed his immediate future to the club after his initial short term contract expired on Sunday. The winger started his career […]

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Former England rugby player to retire from Bradford Bulls

Former England rugby player to retire from Bradford Bulls

Veteran rugby player, Matt Diskin, is stepping down as captain of the Bradford Bulls at the end of this season. The 32-year-old has had an illustrious career that has seen him play internationally for Great Britain and England as well as a distinguished run for Leeds Rhinos. He also made 86 appearances for the Bulls, having arrived at Provident Stadium […]

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Bradford Bulls sign Danny Williams on two-year contract

Bradford Bulls sign Danny Williams on two-year contract

Danny Williams has signed a permanent two-year contract with newly relegated Bradford Bulls. The winger, 27, has become the 19th addition to the Bulls’ 2015 squad- when they will compete in the Championship. Their relegation from the Super League was confirmed in July. He was originally on a short term contract at the Provident Stadium but has now signed to […]

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VIDEO: 21-year-old javelin thrower to compete at Commonwealth Games

VIDEO: 21-year-old javelin thrower to compete at Commonwealth Games

Joseph Dunderdale, 21, is the country’s number one javelin thrower, trained by javelin silver medallist Mick Hill, was called up to compete for England in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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VIDEO: Young Leeds athlete to dive with Tom Daley in Glasgow

VIDEO: Young Leeds athlete to dive with Tom Daley in Glasgow

One of Yorkshire’s brightest aquatic stars will be diving at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow next week. James Denny, 20, of Kirsktall, Leeds, will compete in three diving events at the games – and one of them will be synchronised diving, alongside Olympic bronze medalist Tom Daley. Watch the video to see Yorkshire Voice’s Liam Smedley’s report:

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Brownlee Brothers take gold and silver at Commonwealth Games

Brownlee Brothers take gold and silver at Commonwealth Games

By Russell Truran Olympic medalists Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee, from Leeds, triumphed at the Commonwealth Games yesterday- taking gold and silver respectively. The Horsforth born brothers finished 11 seconds apart and over a minute clear of South Africa’s Richard Murray- who came in third. After the first day of competition, England currently tops the medal tally with a total of […]

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Leeds United Ladies forced to rebrand

Leeds United Ladies.

Leeds United Ladies are set to be re launched tonight as Leeds Ladies after Leeds United club owner Massimo Cellino withdrew support. It was feared the city’s leading female football team, set up in 1989, might fold after the Italian businessman took over in April and hinted he did not want the Ladies to use United branding. Chairman of Leeds […]

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Relegation for Bradford Bulls

Relegation for Bradford Bulls

The Bradford Bulls have been relegated from the Super League for the first time in forty years. The team went down to the Championship after they were defeated 26-56 away to the Huddersfield Giants, losing them their long lived position. Paul Anderson, head coach of the Giants and a former Bulls player had words of reassurance for the club his side condemned. He said: “One thing […]

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Leeds goes batty for six weeks of ping pong

Leeds goes batty for six weeks of ping pong

As the Tour de France bikes move out, ping pong tables are moving in across Leeds in the hope that people will pick up a bat, a ball and get playing. Ping! Leeds have put up over 20 ping pong tables at Leeds Trinity Kitchen, local libraries and markets in a scheme that they hope will get people out playing during […]

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