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Graham Taylor the Watford legend… but should the fans have stopped clapping for him in the 72nd minute?

Graham Taylor the Watford legend… but should the fans have stopped clapping for him in the 72nd minute?

By Billy Stephenson Watford fans were left to mourn the death of their greatest ever manager Graham Taylor as he passed away on the 12th January 2017 at the age of 72.  Taylor managed the Hertfordshire club on two occasions, first coming to Vicarage Road in 1977, before departing for Aston Villa in 1987. After he passed away, in the […]

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Leeds Trinity cricket team prepare for tough opening game against Northumbria

Leeds Trinity cricket team prepare for tough opening game against Northumbria

By Billy Stephenson The Leeds Trinity Lions are in preparation for their cricket season which is just around the corner. Captain James Massheder is in high hopes that the team will do well this campaign. The Lions finished third in the Northern Division 3B last season winning three out of their five games and picking up nine points. The most […]

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New boss Jamie Fullarton makes unbeaten start at Halifax Town

New boss Jamie Fullarton makes unbeaten start at Halifax Town

By Jack Cousin New Halifax Town boss Jamie Fullarton has made a good start to his career at the Shay Stadium picking up 12 points from an available 18. Fullarton has overseen wins against Hartlepool United, Woking and Dagenham & Redbridge as well as points against Eastleigh, Guiseley and Solihull Moors taking the Shaymen from 20th to 15th in the […]

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Football Manager game a hit on Youtube

Football Manager game a hit on Youtube

By Jack Cousin Two youtubers, Kevin Chapman and Benn Carr are pioneering the game of Football Manager on on the social media platform. Both players make videos on their respective careers in the game which is a concept that has grown in the last year. Kevin Chapman started uploading Football Manager content in 2015. He said of his early days […]

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From League Two to Wembley, Bradford’s ten years of success.

From League Two to Wembley, Bradford’s ten years of success.

By Ben Emmott 28th April 2007, the day Bradford City got relegated to the depths of League Two. A 3-0 defeat away at Chesterfield secured the Bantams place in the division for the first time in 25 years and resulted in Stuart McCall becoming Manager. Fast forward ten years and Stuart McCall was stood in the dugout for his second […]

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Gymnast Wilson springs top prize at Leeds awards

Gymnast Wilson springs top prize at Leeds awards

By Jordan Rushworth Top gymnast Nile Wilson and his coach Dave Murray scooped the top prizes at the 15th annual Leeds sports awards. The event, at the First Direct Arena, celebrates the successes of the city’s brightest stars from all levels of sport. The main award – sportsman of the year – went to gymnast Nile Wilson, who won bronze in the 2016 […]

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Guiseley look for lift-off ahead of Shaymen showdown

Guiseley look for lift-off ahead of Shaymen showdown

By Harry Hawthorne AFC Guiseley face an in-form Halifax Town side on Saturday in what promises to be a huge local derby for both sides.  The Lions find themselves rooted to the bottom of the table, 11 points clear of an unlikely survival. Halifax on the other hand, are unbeaten under new manager Jamie Fullarton since his arrival in late February. […]

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Knights Looking to Tame Hornets Sting

Knights Looking to Tame Hornets Sting

By Alex Gibbings. West Yorkshire amateur side Normanton Knights are gearing up for a big fourth round tie in rugby league’s Challenge Cup on Saturday. 24 teams will battle it out between Friday and Sunday for a place in the next round of English rugby league’s premier cup competition.  The potential prize of is a tie with a Super League […]

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Runners beaten by the weather

Runners beaten by the weather

By Ashley Colbourn Bradford’s 10k has been postponed after warnings of snow and ice. The race, which attracts over 2,000 runners, was launched 10 years ago and takes place annually, raising cash for Epilepsy Action. Daniel Jennings, a spokesman for the charity, said: “We have been monitoring the weather forecast for the last few weeks as we were aware there […]

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All West Yorkshire Clash Set to Light Up Leeds in the Challenge Cup

All West Yorkshire Clash Set to Light Up Leeds in the Challenge Cup

By Thomas Reyer Hunslet RLFC welcome Bradford Bulls to the South Leeds Stadium on Sunday March 18 in an all-West Yorkshire clash. They meet in the fourth round of the Rugby League Challenge Cup. The victor of the tie will progress into the fifth round, which is also the section of the tournament where top-tier Rugby League teams enter proceedings. […]

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