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York City manager's 'hold fast and thrive' message to players

York Press: Nigel Worthington - Plymouth v York City, League Two, February 15, 2014 (5484183)

12:46pm Thursday 17th April 2014

NIGEL WORTHINGTON believes if York City keep their nerve they will get the result they deserve in tomorrow's crunch Sky Bet League Two clash at Oxford United.

Match preview: Oxford United v York City

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12:27pm Thursday 17th April 2014

OXFORD United are not expected to make any changes for their Good Friday showdown with York City.

Training ground drills aid York City's penalty hotshot

York Press: Michael Coulson fires York City ahead against Accrington Stanley from the the penalty spot

12:23pm Thursday 17th April 2014

MICHAEL Coulson is happy to carry on taking penalties for York City despite only converting his first professional spot kick at the age of 26.

Featherstone Lions to provide latest test for Heworth ARLC

York Press: Heworth ARL U18s v Thornhill. Pic: Mike TippingJason Smith. (5488591)

12:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

HEWORTH ARLC go from the frying pan into the fire in their National Conference League division three campaign - but with head coach Tim Rumford hailing their spirit.

New Earswick All Blacks aim to end season by leapfrogging hosts Queensbury

York Press: All Blacks coach Jack Stearman

11:57am Thursday 17th April 2014

NEW Earswick All Blacks ARLC aim to end their Pennine League championship campaign on a high note - hopefully without the controversy that abounded in their last home match.

Champion apprentice Jason Hart lines up winning Ripon yarn

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11:36am Thursday 17th April 2014

JASON HART, last year's champion apprentice, has made a flying start to the current campaign with half-a-dozen winners already under his belt and he can continue his successful spree at Ripon's opening meeting today.

York's Hayley Macdonald shines in televised bowls tournament

York Press: Ladies singles winner Zoe Eagles, chairman Roy Colebourn and runner-up Hayley Macdonald

11:50am Thursday 17th April 2014

HAYLEY MACDONALD was the undoubted York star if the televised English Indoor Bowls Association’s Premier 3`s tournament held at Thanet Road.

Bowls round-up

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11:43am Thursday 17th April 2014

WIGGINTON Bowling Club opened its outdoor season with a traditional bowls drive.

York Ladies face Bradford in season finale

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12:02pm Thursday 17th April 2014

YORK Ladies look to end the WRLA season on a high note when they take on Bradford Thunderbirds in the WRLA Challenge Cup Plate final on Easter Sunday.

Strong start for Guy Smith's Blancpain Endurance Series campaign

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12:15pm Thursday 17th April 2014

EAST Yorkshire racer Guy Smith started his 2014 campaign with a strong performance in the opening round of the Blancpain Endurance Series in Monza, Italy.

Busy festival weekend at Pocklington RUFC

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12:16pm Thursday 17th April 2014

POCKLINGTON RUFC’S John Smith’s Pock 7s is the focal point of a busy festival weekend at Percy Road.

Room for improvement as Yorkshire begin with drab draw

York Press: HALF-CENTURY: Yorkshire's Adam Lyth

6:33pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

JASON GILLESPIE says there is room for improvement in both batting and bowling for his Yorkshire side after their opening round LV= County Championship draw against Somerset at Taunton.

Classic contender for Richard Fahey after Nell romp

York Press: William Derby in humourous encounter with Malton trainer and York race ace Richard Fahey

5:03pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

MALTON trainer Richard Fahey has a genuine Classic contender on his hands after Sandiva showed her class in the Lanwades Stud Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket this afternoon.

Somerset v Yorkshire - Day 4, tea

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3:50pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Yorkshire lost the wickets of openers Alex Lees and Adam Lyth as well as captain Andrew Gale this afternoon, but their departures have not affected the county’s chances of securing a draw against Somerset at Taunton.

Knights sign Italy World Cup player

York Press: LOAN SIGNING: James Saltonstall

3:06pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

YORK City Knights have signed an Italian World Cup player on loan, potentially for the rest of the season.

Michael Coulson plans wedding day workaround for play-off final

York Press: ACTION MAN: Striker Michael Coulson has worked out a potential Wembley and wedding schedule should City reach the promotion play-off final

12:15pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

MICHAEL Coulson is hoping to miss his own stag do as he aims to fire York City into the Sky Bet League Two play-offs.

Yorkshire captain declines Marcus Trescothick's run-chase request

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11:50am Wednesday 16th April 2014

YORKSHIRE captain Andrew Gale last night revealed he declined an approach from Somerset’s Marcus Trescothick to set up a day-four run-chase in the opening LV= County Championship match at Taunton, which finishes today.

Cliffe take on Drum Athletic in FA Qualifying Cup final

York Press: Cliffe's Ryan Sedman, who scored two goals and had a penalty saved in the second period of extra-time during the cup win over WaterlooPicture: Malcolm Bryce

11:46am Wednesday 16th April 2014

CLIFFE will face Drum Athletic in the final of theEast Riding County FA Qualifying Cup at Pocklington Town on Tuesday, April 29, after a 5-2 extra time win over Waterloo in the last four.

Snooker: Barry Rankin claims his first Fosters Challenge trophy

York Press: Runner-up James Lee, left, with York Conservative Clubs' Fosters Challenge Snooker Trophy winner Barry Rankin

11:20am Wednesday 16th April 2014

BOOTHAM'S Barry Rankin won his first York Conservative Clubs' Fosters Challenge Snooker Trophy with a 3-1 victory over Fulford's James Lee in the final at Heworth.

Snooker: Malton ‘A’ one point from league title

York Press: GREEN BAIZE: All the latest from the Llanelli and District Snooker League.

11:19am Wednesday 16th April 2014

MALTON 'A' took a major step towards regaining the York Conservative Clubs' Carlsberg UK Snooker League championship with a 5-2 victory over Acomb 'A'.

Swimmer James Wilby in the frame for Commonwealth Games selection

York Press: York City Baths Club swimmer James Wilby. Picture : Garry Atkinson (5425396)

11:05am Wednesday 16th April 2014

A PAIR of fourth placed finishes at the British Gas National Championships have taken Strensall swimmer James Wilby's career to the "next level".

Parbold and Sandiva can shine at Newmarket for Malton trainer Richard Fahey

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10:51am Wednesday 16th April 2014

MALTON trainer Richard Fahey will know by the end of this afternoon whether his Classic aspirations for two of his horses are still intact.

Darts: Terry Temple claims scalp of Premier League star Dave Chisnall

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11:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

WHITWELL-ON-THE-HILL’S Terry Temple knocked out Premier League star Dave Chisnall on his way to the last 16 of the latest PDC Players Championship event at Wigan.

David Read leads Harriers in Guisborough Moors Fell Race

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11:38am Wednesday 16th April 2014

A GROUP of five Thirsk & Sowerby Harriers members tackled the tough Guisborough Moors Fell Race.

Michael Ingham agrees new one-year deal at York City

York Press: Michael Ingham

2:26pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

MICHAEL Ingham has signed a new one-year contract at York City despite losing his place to on-loan shot-stopper Nick Pope this season.

Calvin Andrew lifted by words of York City chief

York Press: York City striker Calvin Andrew, centre, tries to turn away from Accrington Stanley defender Nicky Hunt, right, on his full debut

11:59am Tuesday 15th April 2014

CALVIN Andrew has revealed how York City manager Nigel Worthington helped him and his team-mates back up off the floor following Saturday's stoppage-time agony against Accrington.

Far East trio of tournaments spurs Simon Dyson

York Press: BACK ON THE TEE: Simon Dyson returns to the European Tour this week

11:52am Tuesday 15th April 2014

ITCHING to resume the European Tour, York’s top golfer Simon Dyson opens the first of three lucrative tournaments on Thursday.

Cham hat-trick clinches Kirkbymoorside’s conquest of division four

York Press: Kirkbymoorside V Selby.
Ryan Rivis in action.
pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (5377443)

11:46am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Kirkbymoorside wrapped up their impressive Division Four league campaign a 4-2 win over Selby Town Reserves.

Karate instructor celebrates 4th Dan black belt

York Press: Haxby Shotokan Karate Club instructor and co-founder Ian Shaw, centre, celebrates the awarding of his 4th Dan black belt with club members

11:36am Tuesday 15th April 2014

INSTRUCTOR Ian Shaw is celebrating his 4th Dan black belt at Haxby Shotokan Karate Club.

York Acorn lose in opening match of premier division

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11:36am Tuesday 15th April 2014

YORK Acorn ARLC ‘A’ turned in a lacklustre performance as they lost 26-6 at Hunslet Warriors in their opening match of the Yorkshire Men’s League premier division season.

Darts: City Supporters victory over Tramways

York Press: Natalie Farmeary

11:24am Tuesday 15th April 2014

LEADERS City Supporters raced to a 7-2 victory over Tramways in division one of the York John Smith's Ladies Darts League.

Trainer Donald McCain tipped to keep up winning spree

York Press: David Moyes (left) and trainer Donald McCain in the parade ring during Pertemps Swinton Hurdle Day at Haydock Park Racecourse, Newton-Le-Willows. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday May 11, 2013. Photo credit should read: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wir

11:18am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Donald McCain, who took Wetherby by storm on Sunday by winning the first three races on the card, can continue his successful spree at Kempton today.

Thornton rails at Knights loss

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10:43am Tuesday 15th April 2014

BOSS Gary Thornton blasted the “worst performance since I’ve been at the club” after watching York City Knights’ 100 per cent start to the league campaign come to a crashing end.

Rivellino pushes for glory at Lingfield

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11:46am Tuesday 15th April 2014

RIVELLINO will go for glory in the £150,000 sprint on All-Weather Championships Finals Day at Lingfield on Friday, writes Steve Carroll.

Play Touch Rugby League comes to Selby

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11:40am Tuesday 15th April 2014

PLAY Touch Rugby League is coming to the Selby area.

York darts duo compete in Blue Bell Hotel competition

York Press: John Quantock

11:20am Tuesday 15th April 2014

YORK duo Rich Corner and John Quantock will compete with BDO stars Scott Waites, Darryl Fitton, Martin Atkins and James Wilson in a fight to be crowned the Blue Bell Hotel Invitational Darts champion, writes Dave Flett.

Adil Rashid hits century as Yorkshire take control of County Championship clash against Somerset

York Press: LATE WICKETS: Yorkshire seamer Liam Plunkett

7:11pm Monday 14th April 2014

ADIL RASHID gave the England selectors an early nudge with a century for Yorkshire as they retained the initiative in their opening LV= County Championship match against Somerset during day two at Taunton.

York City 1, Accrington Stanley 1

York Press: Michael Coulson fires York City ahead against Accrington Stanley from the the penalty spot

12:10pm Monday 14th April 2014

HAVING tossed away two points against the club that refused to die, York City must now resurrect their play-off hopes over the Easter holiday.

York City Knights 16, Oxford 24

York Press: STAR MAN: Hard-working Knights prop Jack Aldous, named The Press man of the match, gets involved in a tackle

11:10am Monday 14th April 2014

SO much for York City Knights going through the league season unbeaten.

Pickering Town surge into top six slot

York Press: Pickering Towm V Heaor Town.
Jamie Patterson in action.
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11:38am Monday 14th April 2014

FREE-SCORING Pickering Town rounded off their home campaign in the Northern Counties East League premier division with a 3-0 victory over Heanor Town.

Relief for Leeds United as Luke Murphy double ends poor run

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11:29am Monday 14th April 2014

RECALLED Luke Murphy’s double eased the tension at Elland Road as Leeds United recorded their first win under Massimo Cellino’s ownership, writes Martin Jarred.

Huntington Rovers lose warm-up for FA final

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11:28am Monday 14th April 2014

WIGGINTON Grasshoppers laid down a marker for the York FA Saturday Senior Cup final with a 5-1 victory at Huntington Rovers in the York Minster Engineering Football League premier division.

Chris Jackson fires Cliffe FC title bid

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11:26am Monday 14th April 2014

CLIFFE stayed in the division two title hunt with a 3-2 victory over Rawcliffe in the York Minster Engineering Football League.

Louis The Pious tipped to shine at Pontefract races

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11:23am Monday 14th April 2014

LOUIS THE PIOUS, a talented sprinter, who is likely to be York-bound next month for the Knavesmire's opening action, can start his season in style by winning the feature race at Pontefract this afternoon.

York Acorn aces back on track with 38-12 win

York Press: Andy Gargan

11:16am Monday 14th April 2014

YORK Acorn ARLC got back to winning ways with a 38-12 victory over Ince Rose Bridge in National Conference League division one.

Selby RUFC end term with 39-0 whitewash

11:07am Monday 14th April 2014

INJURY-HIT Selby signed off their Yorkshire One campaign with a 39-0 defeat at North Ribblesdale.

Yorkshire get off to flying start to County Championship campaign at Somerset

York Press: Adam Lyth, pictured, is in direct competition with Alex Lees for a place in the Yorkshire starting XI

8:09pm Sunday 13th April 2014

YORKSHIRE seized the early initiative in their opening LV= County Championship match against Somerset after a commanding batting display at Taunton underpinned by Adam Lyth, Gary Ballance and Adil Rashid.

"No need to be depressed" says York City manager Nigel Worthington after stoppage-time agony against Accrington

York Press: York City manager Nigel Worthington

8:55am Sunday 13th April 2014

NIGEL Worthington told his York City side not to be despondent after their stoppage-time agony against Accrington Stanley.

York's James Wilby shines at British Gas Swimming Championships in Glasgow

York Press: York City Baths Club swimmer James Wilby is taking part in the British Gas International Meet

11:39pm Saturday 12th April 2014

STRENSALL swimmer James Wilby has bagged two fourth place finishes at the British Gas Swimming Championships in Glasgow.

Knights ace vows to beat injury blues

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1:25pm Saturday 12th April 2014

JASON GOLDEN has spoken of his injury heartache - but insists he is determined to remain part of "exciting times at York City Knights".

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