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Three-way fight for goalkeeping role at York City says boss Russ Wilcox

York Press:

10:15pm Saturday 25th October 2014

YORK City boss Russ Wilcox is looking forward to a three-way fight for the goalkeeper’s shirt at Bootham Crescent.

York City held to 1-1 draw by Mansfield Town in Sky Bet League Two

York Press:

5:23pm Saturday 25th October 2014

YORK City are still searching for their second win of the season following a 1-1 home draw with Mansfield.

York City chief stresses need for reserves

York Press: New City manager Russ Wilcox and Steve Torpey in the dugout.Pic:Nigel Holland (11639656)

12:09pm Saturday 25th October 2014

YORK City boss Russ Wilcox wants to bring competitive reserve-team football back to Bootham Crescent.

Brining's in to bolster ranks of Knights

York Press: Kriss Brining passes to Jack Iley, York City Knights (11898698)

12:08pm Saturday 25th October 2014

KRISS BRINING has pledged his future to York City Knights.

Yorkshire bowler plots regime to stay in tip-top condition

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

12:07pm Saturday 25th October 2014

LIAM PLUNKETT has revealed the demanding winter fitness schedule which will leave him in peak physical condition in time for a hectic year of cricket with Yorkshire and England in 2015.

Ex-champion jockey poised for Group 1 finale

York Press: Trainer Richard Fahey smiles after Imshivalla ridden by Jack Garritty wins the sportingbet.com Stakes at York Racecourse. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday October 11, 2014. See PA story RACING York. Photo credit should read Anna Gowthorpe/P

12:04pm Saturday 25th October 2014

PAUL HANAGAN, who has enjoyed an outstanding year, heads to Doncaster this afternoon with bright prospects of causing an upset in the final Group 1 race of the campaign.

York City net Alex Cisak on lone deal

York Press: York City - zxc

12:17pm Saturday 25th October 2014

YORK City have signed former Australia under-20 goalkeeper Alex Cisak on loan from Premier League Burnley, writes Dave Flett.

Sarah Birbeck shines at Horse Of The Year Show

York Press:

8:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

EAST Yorkshire rider Sarah Birbeck shone on the aptly-named Flagmount Dazzler in the prestigious Horse Of The Year Show.

Aces rev up for Malton Forest Rally

York Press: VICTOR: Charlie Payne in action in the Dukeries Rally

8:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

A STRONG field is being assembled for the Malton Forest Rally on Sunday, November 2.

Table Tennis: Coneysthorpe and York in command

York Press:

8:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

IT WAS business as usual at the top of division one of the SLT FM Solutions Ltd York and District Table Tennis League with pacesetters Coneysthorpe ‘A’ and York RI ‘A’ both registering emphatic 9-1 victories.

Expert tennis coaching at Wilberfoss

York Press: Tennis - cxz

8:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

WILBERFOSS is to be the new venue for expert tennis coaching through the winter.

Largesse of union grates with league

York Press:

8:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

RUGBY League must feel it has been cheated – and that’s nothing to do with the outrageous clout delivered by Wigan’s Ben Flower in the fateful opening minutes of the Grand Final against St Helens.

Knavesmire Harriers in power push at Wakefield

York Press:

8:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

YORK Knavesmire Harriers made a strong start to the West Yorkshire Cross Country League at Thornes Park in Wakefield.

Cameron Choules lead Thirsk & Sowerby Harriers home in half marathon

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7:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

CAMERON CHOULES led the Thirsk & Sowerby Harriers contingent home at the Bridlington Half Marathon.

‘I want to play and win for this club’ - Dan Parslow

York Press: Daniel Parslow - Torquay United v York City, Plainmoor, Saturday, October 5, 2013 (11908689)

12:06pm Saturday 25th October 2014

CLUB stalwart Dan Parslow has started life under his ninth York City manager - including caretakers Neil Redfearn, Andy Porter and Steve Torpey - determined to win back a starting place.

York City sign Burnley keeper Alex Cisak in one-month loan deal

York Press: York City - zxc

1:20pm Friday 24th October 2014

YORK City have signed Burnley goalkeeper Alex Cisak on a one-month loan deal.

Top honours for Heworth Golf Club pair

York Press: golf - cxz

4:38pm Friday 24th October 2014

THE White stuff came to the fore in round three of the York Union of Golf Clubs’ Cross Trophy at Scarthingwell GC.

Tribute paid to master bastman Val Toase

York Press:

4:32pm Friday 24th October 2014

THE funeral of former Easingwold Cricket Club batsman Val Toase will be held next Wednesday.

York City boss Russ Wilcox backs players to move club up the table

York Press:

12:50pm Friday 24th October 2014

RUSS WILCOX believes there is enough quality in his inherited York City squad to propel the club up the Sky Bet League Two table.

Striker believes new York City manager will remain committed to playing entertaining football

York Press:

12:48pm Friday 24th October 2014

YORK City striker Wes Fletcher believes new boss Russ Wilcox will remain committed to playing attractive football at Bootham Crescent.

York City winger Meikle keen to prove a point against former club Mansfield

York Press:

12:37pm Friday 24th October 2014

LINDON MEIKLE will be out to silence his Mansfield Town critics when he faces his old club as a York City player.

Match preview: Sick-list yields Mansfield bench vacancies

York Press:

12:35pm Friday 24th October 2014

INJURY-STRUCK Mansfield Town are expected to be unable to fill their bench again at York City tomorrow.

Future of York City loan strikers in the balance

York Press: York City - zxc

12:56pm Friday 24th October 2014

THE future of loan strikers Ryan Brunt and Diego De Girolamo has yet to be decided by York City boss Russ Wilcox.

Changes on the way in push to lift Pickering Town

York Press: Mitch Cook

12:16pm Friday 24th October 2014

MITCH COOK could look to bolster his squad after Pickering Town crashed to their fifth defeat in the last seven games when Staveley Miners Welfare took a 2-0 victory away from the Recreation Ground.

Tadcaster Albion boss walking tightrope to keep squad happy

York Press:

12:29pm Friday 24th October 2014

PAUL MARSHALL admits he is walking a tightrope keeping his squad happy as his Tadcaster Albion team sweep all before them in the Northern Counties East League premier division.

Tiplady and Taylor double up to maintain Wigginton Grasshoppers' advantage

York Press:

12:11pm Friday 24th October 2014

WIGGINTON Grasshoppers remain four points clear at the top of the York Sunday Morning Football League after a 4-1 victory over Hounds.

Simon Dyson links up with European football superstar Clarence Seedorf for Celebrity Pro-Am

York Press:

12:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

YORK golfer Simon Dyson gave three times Champions League winner Clarence Seedorf some tips when the pair met on course in China.

York RI RUFC head to Ossett looking to record six of the best

York Press:

11:45am Friday 24th October 2014

REJUVENATED YORK RI are reaping the rewards of hard graft in Yorkshire Four this season.

Trainer Richard Hannon unleashes Thahab for Doncaster tilt

York Press: horse racing - zxc

11:28am Friday 24th October 2014

IF you want to know what one million euros can secure in horse flesh, then Doncaster is the place to be this afternoon.

Simon Dyson begins China task

York Press: England's Simon Dyson tees off during day three of the 2012 Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes Golf Club, Lytham & St Annes. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday July 21, 2012. See PA story GOLF Open. Photo credit should

4:34pm Friday 24th October 2014

YORK’S Simon Dyson began a task in earnest today.

Anglers’ Championship of the Yorkshire Ouse

York Press: angling - cxz

11:52am Friday 24th October 2014

THE York & District Amalgamation of Anglers’ Championship of the Yorkshire Ouse will be staged on the River Ouse above and below York on Sunday.

Harry Carter signing lifts York City Knights

York Press:

12:49pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

HARRY CARTER'S "winning mentality" has delighted York City Knights chief James Ford - as he unveiled the young hooker as his latest signing.

Knights opportunity 'too good to miss' - Mark Applegarth

York Press:

12:25pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

MARK APPLEGARTH says returning to York City Knights was an opportunity “too good to miss” - and a “forward step” despite coming down a division.

Henry Wharton thrilled at boxers' progress as signing date nears

York Press:

12:13pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

FIRST show of the new season under his belt, York's lord of the ring Henry Wharton is looking "onward and upward".

York City Ladies reserves crash out county cup

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12:08pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

YORK City Ladies reserves crashed out of the county cup to a strong Guisborough team, whom City had previously beaten this season.

Bowls: York nearly pull off shock results at favourites Scarborough

York Press:

12:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

ALMOST, but not quite was the feeling for York Indoor Bowls Club ‘B’ after coming within a whisker of upsetting the Yorkshire Over-55s League form-book.

Bowls: Poor start to indoor season for New Earswick

York Press:

11:56am Thursday 23rd October 2014

THE new indoor season got off to a poor start for New Earswick Indoor Bowls Club’ over-55s ranks.

Debutant Urban Hymn tipped to shine for Ryedale trainer Malcolm Jefferson

York Press: horse racing - zxc

11:44am Thursday 23rd October 2014

URBAN HYMN, who promises to be one of the leading lights of Malcolm Jefferson’s Norton yard this season, makes his eagerly awaited debut over fences at Carlisle this afternoon.

New Earswick aces back on duty for King Cross clash

York Press: rugby ball - cxz

12:20pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A RAFT of players will be returning for New Earswick All Black’s Pennine League Championship clash with King Cross Park at White Rose Avenue on Saturday.

Giant Bolster could return to action at Wetherby

York Press:

12:30pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

THE Giant Bolster could start off his season in Wetherby’s £100,000 Grade 2 bet365 Charlie Hall Chase on November 1.

York City Football Foundation launches trials for city’s youngsters

York Press: York City - zxc

12:03pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

YORK City’s Football Foundation are inviting young footballers, aged between six and 11, to take part in two days of trials for the club’s Elite Centre.

Disappointed York City manager Russ Wilcox takes positives from 1-1 draw at Morecambe

York Press:

1:20pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

YORK City boss Russ Wilcox had mixed feelings after seeing his side denied maximum points at Morecambe by substitute Jack Redshaw’s 94th-minute equaliser.

Duo make a dozen for York City Knights - Updated

York Press: Josh Tonks scores York City Knights' third try in their 34-30 victory over GatesheadPicture: David Harrison

1:20pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

COACH James Ford has brought his York City Knights squad up to a round dozen after announcing the signings of Josh Tonks and Liam Cunningham.

Morecambe 1, York City 1

York Press: York City's Femi Ilesanmi gets away from Morecambe's Paul Mullin

1:20pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

YORK City were left devastated after substitute Jack Redshaw claimed a fortunate point for Morecambe with a 94th-minute equaliser at the Globe Arena.

Billiards: Fulford eclipse hot-shot Gary’s efforts

York Press:

1:12pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

FULFORD ran out 5-1 winners over Heworth in the only game played in the latest round of York Conservative Clubs' Billiards League fixtures.

Darts: Premier League woe for Terry Temple

York Press: darts - cxz

1:05pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

TERRY Temple suffered a 6-4 defeat to Premier League star Wes Newton at the latest PDC Players Championship events in Crawley.

Tennis: Play-off encounter defies gusts to produce thriller

York Press:

1:04pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

STARBECK Tennis Club firsts clinched the final say in the Tyke Petroleum Men’s League.

Paul Hanagan can strike at Newmarket aboard up coming star Fannaan

York Press: horse racing - zxc

12:50pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

PAUL HANAGAN, who has a vast array of up and coming equine talent at his disposal, teams up with one potential future star at Newmarket today.

Old Malton St Mary’s to provide six players for league squad

York Press:

12:57pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

REIGNING champions and current leaders Old Malton St Mary’s will provide six players for the York Minster Engineering League representative squad’s meeting with their Scarborough counterparts tonight.

Chris Cook secures Rowntree RUFC victory

York Press: rugby ball - cxz

1:01pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

WINGER Chris Cook proved the last-gasp ace for Rowntree RUFC in their clash at Selby III.



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