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Striker Ryan Jarvis vows to work his way back into York City line-up

York Press: York City striker  Ryan Jarvis

12:55pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

RYAN Jarvis has vowed to work his 'butt off' to fight his way back into York City's first XI.

Last-gasp Lokos snatch victory at Huddersfield YMCA

York Press: York Lokomotive ARLC

12:49pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

YORK Lokomotive ARLC maintained their Yorkshire League group two title aspirations with a superb last-gasp 30-28 victory at Huddersfield YMCA.

Yorkshire's Kane Williamson vows to bounce back from bowling ban

York Press: Kane Williamson in bowling action for YorkshirePicture: swpix.com

12:49pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

YORKSHIRE overseas star Kane Williamson is determined to remain positive about his future as a bowler after his action was deemed illegal last week.

Tennis: Bubwith claim Fulford Ladies division six crown

York Press: CHAMPIONS: Fulford Ladies Invitation League division six champions Bubwith are pictured, back row from left, Anne Wottge, Margaret Denness, Anne Stephenson and Paula Tunbridge. Front row, Louise Smith and Ingrid Haywood

12:39pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

BUBWITH are the first team to be confirmed as champions in the Fulford Ladies Invitational Tennis League.

Rowntree Park increase lead in Tyke Petroleum Men’s Tennis League

York Press: Rowntree Park are champions in waiting after building a huge lead at the top of Tyke Petroleum Men's League division one. Pictured are, from left, Steve Spaven, Pete Jones, Paul Adams, front, Sam Davies, Ian Sadler, front, and captain James Denmark

12:39pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

ROWNTREE Park stretched their lead at the top of Tyke Petroleum Men’s Tennis League division one to 26 points.

Nawton trainer David O’Meara tipped to keep up winning sequence

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12:35pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

DAVID O'MEARA, who pipped Richard Fahey right on the line to clinch the Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival leading trainers' title, which concluded at Pontefract on Sunday, can continue his winning run at Beverley today.

Tennis: Eight mixed crowns still up for grabs

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12:35pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

WETHERBY Castlegarth sealed the division two title in the IT Sports Mixed Doubles Tennis League - but eight other championships have yet to be decided.

Wilby stars again at Commonwealth Games

York Press: York City Baths Club swimmers James Wilby and Annie Johnston. Picture : Garry Atkinson (8438654)

11:55am Tuesday 29th July 2014

JAMES WILBY starred as England qualified for the final of the 4x100 metres medley relay at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Darts: Marcia ‘B’ brushed aside by pairs run

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12:45pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

SANDRA BRUCE hit a maximum as Castle Howard Ox 'B' eventually came out on top against division one visitors Marcia 'B' in the York John Smith’s Ladies Darts League.

Trainer David O’Meara on course to retain Knavesmire crown

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12:55pm Monday 28th July 2014

DAVID O’MEARA appears to be on an inexorable journey towards a second straight top trainer’s championship at York Racecourse after Alejandro (15-2) displayed true grit to win the Skybet Best Odds Guaranteed Stakes.

Century fires York Cricket Club's national glory bid

York Press: York captain Dan Woods hits out at the top of the order against ChesterfieldPicture: David Harrison

12:46pm Monday 28th July 2014

LIAM McKENDRY smashed a century as York Cricket Club cruised into the quarter-finals of the Royal London ECB National Club Championship.

Champions York chase title rivals Yorkshire Academy

York Press: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

12:46pm Monday 28th July 2014

YORK kept up the pressure on leaders Yorkshire Academy at the top of the Solly Sports Yorkshire ECB County Premier Cricket League with victory over fourth-placed Doncaster Town.

Yorkshire kick off 50-over cup with victory over Lancashire Lightning

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12:36pm Monday 28th July 2014

YORKSHIRE found the perfect remedy for losing Friday’s crunch Twenty20 clash with Nottinghamshire by seeing off Lancashire at Emirates Old Trafford 24 hours later to start their Royal London One-day Cup campaign with a bang.

Senior Cricket League: Clifton Alliance end Easingwold's unbeaten run

York Press: Perfect straight drive from Woodhouse Grange opener Andrew Bilton as he strokes another ball to the boundary against Studley Roral. Pic Martin Oates (8635306)

12:14pm Monday 28th July 2014

SECOND-PLACED Easingwold lost their unbeaten premier division record when they were 59 runs adrift against Clifton Alliance in the Hunters York & District Senior Cricket League.

Senior Cricket League: Pikes vie for division one top spot

York Press: Pickering’s Colin Frank hits out on his way to a knock of 48 against Sessay

12:10pm Monday 28th July 2014

A RAPID eight-wicket victory over Folkton & Flixton gave Pickering temporary ownership of top spot in division one.

Senior Cricket League: Cawood bid hits buffers at Boston

York Press: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

12:05pm Monday 28th July 2014

CAWOOD’S promotion chances in division four west took a hit when they lost by eight wickets to lowly Thorp Arch & Boston Spa.

Senior Cricket League: Bottom side York III close gap on rivals

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12:03pm Monday 28th July 2014

BOTTOM placed York III had a convincing eight-wicket win when they entertained Hovingham in division two north.

Senior Cricket League: Pacesetters Easingwold open gap at top of division three north

York Press: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

12:03pm Monday 28th July 2014

DIVISION three north leaders Easingwold logged their seventh win to maintain their five-point advantage over rivals Sheriff Hutton Bridge.

Senior Cricket League: Heworth slip up and down with a draw

York Press: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

12:03pm Monday 28th July 2014

HEWORTH dropped from first to third in division three south after getting the worst of a draw against New Earswick.

Senior Cricket League: Division four central round-up

York Press: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

12:04pm Monday 28th July 2014

PAUL HIGGINBOTTOM was in devastating form for Hovingham in division four central as he captured six wickets for five runs to destroy Stillington.

Senior Cricket League: Harry Booth on song for Acomb II

York Press: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

12:01pm Monday 28th July 2014

PROMOTION-CHASING Acomb II maintained their division two south drive with an eight-wicket home win over struggling Carlton Towers.

David Simcock’s Sheikhzayedroad wins Skybet York Stakes

York Press: York Races, Saturday. The finish of the 3.30pm race. N0 13 Muthmir winning. Picture David Harrison. (8642012)

11:41am Monday 28th July 2014

SHEIKHZAYEDROAD’S passport is going to get a lot of stamps in the next few months after his victory in the Skybet York Stakes at York Racecourse.

Winning milestone for North Yorkshire Mark Johnston

York Press: horse racing - zxc

11:29am Monday 28th July 2014

NORTH Yorkshire trainer Mark Johnston, who reached a milestone at York on Saturday when saddling his 150th winner of the year with Indescribable, can maintain his top form in Scotland today.

York Acorn defeated at Ince Rose

York Press: York Acorn’s  Matthew Woods is halted

11:09am Monday 28th July 2014

YORK Acorn ARLC slumped to a 26-12 defeat at Ince Rose Bridge in National Conference League division one.

York City Knights ace James Saltonstall helps Italy to beat Russia in top-of-table Euro clash

York Press: James Saltonstall, representing Italy in the Azzurri's World Cup warm-up match against England last autumn

11:07am Monday 28th July 2014

YORK City Knights ace James Saltonstall played at full-back as Italy went to the top of the European Championship 'B' table by beating previously unbeaten Russia 22-18 amid heavy rain in Gemona.

Pack close in on Knights

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12:48pm Monday 28th July 2014

YORK City Knights saw their lead at the top of Kingstone Press Championship One cut to three points as title rivals Oldham beat Hunslet Hawks.

York City Baths Club swimmer misses out on 50m breaststroke final at Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

York Press: NATIONAL GLORY: York City Baths Club swimmer James Wilby                                                                                                                                     Picture: Garry Atkinson

7:56pm Sunday 27th July 2014

YORK City Baths Club ace James Wilby rounded off a successful Commonwealth Games with a sixth-placed finish in his 50 metres breaststroke semi-final in Glasgow.

York City Baths Club swimmer James Wilby eases into semi-finals of 50m breaststroke at Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

York Press: NATIONAL GLORY: York City Baths Club swimmer James Wilby                                                                                                                                     Picture: Garry Atkinson

11:11am Sunday 27th July 2014

YORK City Baths Club star James Wilby is on course for a hat-trick of final appearances in the pool at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

City of York Athletic Club sprint star Tom Somers second only to legendary Usain Bolt in 200m age group rankings

York Press: Tom Somers

6:24pm Saturday 26th July 2014

CITY of York Athletic Club sprint star Tom Somers is the world's quickest 17-year-old over 200 metres since the great Usain Bolt.

York City Baths Club ace James Wilby seventh in the 100m breaststroke final at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

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

9:15pm Saturday 26th July 2014

YORK City Baths Club star James Wilby finished seventh in the final of the 100 metres breaststroke at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow tonight.

Tributes paid to York City club historian David Batters

York Press: York City historian David Batters

12:10pm Saturday 26th July 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to York City historian David Batters, who has died aged 75.

Yorkshire coach hails Leaning’s county breakthrough

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12:16pm Saturday 26th July 2014

JASON GILLESPIE has hailed York youngster Jack Leaning’s contribution in his breakthrough season of LV= County Championship cricket.

Curtain-raiser honour for cup kings Knaresborough Town

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12:11pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Knaresborough Town will represent the Toolstation North Eastern Counties League at today's inaugural Toolstation Cup (3pm).

Golf: Megan Garland the queen as Selby ladies rule

York Press: Steve Robinson of Sandburn Hall golf club.pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (8573652)

11:59am Saturday 26th July 2014

A STRING of triumphs has helped the women's section at Selby Golf Club hit new heights.

Trainer Paul Midgley's hopes for Line Of Reason

York Press: horse racing - zxc

11:50am Saturday 26th July 2014

NORTH Yorkshire trainer Paul Midgley, who has been taking all before him in recent weeks with his sprinters, heads to York today hoping to strike it rich with the high-flying Line Of Thunder - but he just might be upstaged by his Irish colleague David Marnane in the £50,000 Skybet Dash.

York Vale Cricket League chiefs suspend Thixendale

York Press: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

11:02am Saturday 26th July 2014

THIXENDALE have had their membership of the HPH York Vale Cricket League suspended after failing to fulfil a string of fixtures because they could not raise a team, writes Martin Jarred.

Attending to attendances

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12:08pm Saturday 26th July 2014

THE Knights finally got reward off the field last week for their ongoing efforts on the field this year - the first four-figure gate at Huntington Stadium for 13 months and only the third since the end of 2011.

On-rise Reynolds proving a dual-reg success

York Press:

12:07pm Saturday 26th July 2014

IT'S probably fair to say the Knights dual-registration partnership with Castleford has been better than last year's with Hull - and Ben Reynolds has played no small part in that.

York RI RUFC start training

York Press:

10:56am Saturday 26th July 2014

YORK RI RUFC have started pre-season training on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7pm at their ground in New Lane.

Martin Anderson stars for England at World Deaf Golf Championships

York Press: Martin Anderson

12:03pm Saturday 26th July 2014

POCKLINGTON’S Martin Anderson starred as England secured second place at the World Deaf Golf Championships in America.

Forest of Galtres Golf Club taster trial

York Press: golf - cxz

12:00pm Saturday 26th July 2014

FOREST of Galtres Golf Club have announced an August taster trial for potential new members.

Golf: Rockliffe Hall hosts English Senior Open

York Press: golf - cxz

11:59am Saturday 26th July 2014

YORK and North Yorkshire golfers wanting to see Ryder Cup legends Colin Montgomerie, Mark James and Constantino Rocca in action are being urged to take a trip to the English Senior Open next month.

St Mikes Football Club player plea

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10:59am Saturday 26th July 2014

YORK-BASED St Mikes Football Club, who play in the North Riding FA leagues, are on the lookout for five new players to join their ranks.

York City Baths Club swimmer James Wilby books second final spot at Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

York Press: NATIONAL GLORY: York City Baths Club swimmer James Wilby                                                                                                                                     Picture: Garry Atkinson

8:27pm Friday 25th July 2014

YORK City Baths Club ace James Wilby booked his place in the final of the 100 metres breaststroke at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Anderiego makes a winning return to York Racecourse

York Press: Joys of Spring leads home Top of The Glas in the DRS Television Apprentice Stakes at YorkPicture: David Harrison

9:03pm Friday 25th July 2014

ANDERIEGO likes nothing better than a win at York Racecourse.

Agony as Yorkshire Vikings exit NatWest T20 Blast

York Press: Yorkshire's Aaron Finch hits outPicture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

8:38pm Friday 25th July 2014

AUSTRALIAN Aaron Finch saved his best until last, but he failed to fire Yorkshire into the NatWest T20 Blast quarter-finals as his blistering 89 off 46 balls went unrewarded against Nottinghamshire at Headingley.

Knights ace Colton Roche lauds leaders’ tough defence

York Press: York City Knight's Colton Roche during the match against Hunslet Hawks. Picture : Garry Atkinson (6523253)

12:05pm Friday 25th July 2014

DEFENCE is the best form of attack for York City Knights ace Colton Roche.

Nigel Worthington happy with size of York City squad

York Press: York City manager Nigel Worthington during the pre-season friendly at Bootham Crescent, York. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday July 24, 2013. Photo credit should read: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: Editorial use only. Maximum 45 im

12:03pm Friday 25th July 2014

YORK City boss Nigel Worthington remains satisfied by his squad size with the new SkyBet League Two season kicking off a fortnight tomorrow.

Academy manager outlines ambition to kick-start York City's production line of young talent

York Press: LOOKING TO THE FUTURE: Richard Cresswell, John Stockton and Andy McMillan at York City's Bootham Crescent groundPicture: Nigel Holland

11:45am Friday 25th July 2014

YORK City’s new academy manager Andy McMillan wants Bootham Crescent to begin producing players of the calibre of Richard Cresswell and Jonathan Greening again.

York City's blueprint for youth success

York Press: York City's Richard Cresswell at Bootham Crescent as he confirmed the end of his playing careerPicture: Frank Dwyer

11:43am Friday 25th July 2014

York City will cast their scouting net far and wide, as Richard Cresswell tells DAVE FLETT.



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