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Tom Platt poised for York City starting role

York Press: Jake Hyde and Tom Platt - York City players training at Wigginton Rd.Nigel Holland. (8826867)

12:07pm Friday 1st August 2014

TOM PLATT is in line to kick off the new season in York City's midfield unless Luke Summerfield shakes off a knee injury.

York City's Dan Parslow plots push for first-team spot

York Press: Dan Parslow in light training.Nigel Holland. (8724616)

12:05pm Friday 1st August 2014

RETURNING York City centre-back Dan Parslow has vowed to win back his starting place despite the formidable form of Keith Lowe and John McCombe during his long absence.

York City to wear new away kit for final pre-season friendly

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12:03pm Friday 1st August 2014

YORK CITY will sport their new look away kit during Saturday's final pre-season friendly against Sheffield United at Bootham Crescent.

Pringle at helm for York Cricket Club’s big cup clash

York Press: York (batting) v Chesterfield. Pictured is York batsman Dan Woods in action. Picture David Harrison. (8814600)

11:49am Friday 1st August 2014

VICE-CAPTAIN Tom Pringle will lead York Cricket Club in their Royal London ECB National Club Championship quarter-final at Chorley in the absence of skipper Dan Woods.

Novice Yorkshire side fall just short against Sri Lanka ‘A’

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11:47am Friday 1st August 2014

ADIL RASHID took four wickets to continue his fine run of form yesterday, but an inexperienced Yorkshire side slipped to a 26-run one-day friendly defeat against Sri Lanka A at Headingley.

Woodhouse Grange eye Lord’s outing in National Village Cup

York Press: Woodhouse Grange, batting, v Sherif Hutton Bridge. Pictured is Woodhouse Grange batsman Nick Hadfield facing Sherif Hutton Bridge's bowler Eddy Barnes. Picture David Harrison. (8815264)

11:39am Friday 1st August 2014

WOODHOUSE Grange have one eye on a Lord's final as they count down to Sunday's Davidstow National Village Cup semi-final.

Vale League out-Foxed in trophy battle

York Press: York Vale Veterans are pictured, back row from left, Pete Eastwood, Ray Dodd, Steve Puckering, Paul Thornton, Pete Fairclough and Alan Baldock. Front row, David Howsam, Ray Adamson, Steve Relf, Howard Leadley and John Patrick

11:37am Friday 1st August 2014

YORK Vale Veterans were edged out of the Grey Fox Trophy in their first foray in the competition at Fishlake on Sunday.

New recruit clinches Guy Mitchell Cup final place for Stockton & Hopgrove

York Press: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

11:34am Friday 1st August 2014

STOCKTON & Hopgrove and North Cave will contest the final of the Guy Mitchell Cup at Acomb on Sunday, August 17 after comfortable semi-final victories.

Harry's Dancer in hunt for an encore at Thirsk racecourse

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11:31am Friday 1st August 2014

HARRY'S DANCER, who gained a wide margin win on her debut at Thirsk in May, returns to same course this afternoon aiming for an encore.

A Glorious chance for Fahey trio at Goodwood

York Press: Trainer Richard Fahey ahead of the crownhotel-bawtry.com Handicap Stakes during The Racing Post Trophy Flat Meeting at Doncaster Racecourse, Doncaster. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday October 22, 2011. See PA story RACING Doncaster. Photo

12:02pm Friday 1st August 2014

MALTON trainer Richard Fahey has three bullets to fire at tomorrow’s 32Red Cup at Glorious Goodwood.

Ebor Festival countdown begins

York Press: Australia ridden by Joseph O'Brien on their way to victory in the Investec Derby during Investec Derby Day at Epsom Downs Racecourse, Surrey. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday June 7, 2014. See PA story RACING Derby. Photo credit should

11:29am Friday 1st August 2014

WITH the Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival just three weeks away, Turf Talk looks at how a selection of the races are shaping up and asked York Racecourse head of marketing James Brennan for his view

Marston Moor Villages League seeking new teams

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11:23am Friday 1st August 2014

THE Marston Moor Villages Darts (Doubles Board) and Dominoes League are looking for new teams for the forthcoming season.

Singles bowls tournament at West Park

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11:20am Friday 1st August 2014

THE York Amateur Bowling Association singles tournament will be played at West Park tomorrow, starting at 9.30am.

Vale Cricket League: Unbeaten run Ov-er to let in new leaders

York Press: Selby's Steve Sherwood in action against Westow in the HPH York Vale LeaguePicture: David Harrison

11:34am Thursday 31st July 2014

IT’S all change at the top of division one of the HPH York Vale Cricket League after Ovington lost for the first time this season.

Queen’s horse is primed for Glorious display at Goodwood

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11:32am Thursday 31st July 2014

HER Majesty the Queen's Estimate, who sensationally failed a dope test after finishing second in last month's Ascot Gold Cup, turns out in today's Artemis Goodwood Cup and will be the subject of close attention.

Bowls: Holgate double up

York Press: CUP KINGS: Holgate celebrate after winning the Williamson Cup final

12:06pm Thursday 31st July 2014

HOLGATE marched towards a York Amateur Bowling Association League and Cup double in their centenary year by beating RI Amateurs 84-53 in the Williamson Cup final.

Bowls: Shield of honour for Wigginton’s trophy winning trio

York Press: SHIELD OF HONOUR: Wigginton Bowling Club captain Michael Wadsworth, left, is pictured with Chairman and Captain’s Day Shield winners, from left, Madge Cooper, John Graham and Sarah Agg, with chairman Jean Millar, right

11:54am Thursday 31st July 2014

JOHN GRAHAM, Madge Cooper and Sarah Agg were the winners of Wigginton Bowls Club's Chairman and Captain's Day Shield.

Injured pair Femi Ilesanmi and Jake Hyde should be back for Sheffield United friendly

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10:26pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

YORK City boss Nigel Worthington expects Femi Ilesanmi and Jake Hyde to be back in pre-season action at the weekend.

Tom Platt goal cannot stop York City going down 2-1 to Championship Nottingham Forest

York Press: York City's Jake Hyde and Nottingham Forest's Danny CollinsPicture: David Harrison

9:56pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

TOM Platt's opening goal could not save York City from a third pre-season defeat to higher-league opposition as they went down 2-1 to Nottingham Forest.

North Yorkshire diver Jack Laugher wins Commonwealth Games gold in Glasgow

York Press: TITLE DEFENCE: Jack Laugher

7:46pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

RIPON diver Jack Laugher tonight won Commonwealth Games gold in the men's one-metre springboard in Glasgow.

Former City of York Athletic Club junior Jessica Taylor wins heptathlon bronze at Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

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9:14pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

FORMER City of York Athletic Club junior Jessica Taylor won a heptathlon bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Yorkshire sack all-rounder Robinson

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4:29pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

YORKSHIRE have sacked bowling all-rounder Oliver Robinson for what they describe as “a number of unprofessional actions”.

Fletcher battling to prove fitness for York City kick off

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1:08pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

WES FLETCHER is losing his race to be fit for the start of the new Sky Bet League Two season.

Bubwith clinch Foss League promotion with Vikings victory

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1:06pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

UNBEATEN Bubwith have clinched promotion back to division two at the first attempt in the Foss Evening Cricket League.

Studley Royal to face Fenner in Premier Cup final

York Press: Stamford Bridge batsman Kev Murphy

12:49pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

STUDLEY Royal will face Fenner in the final of the Hunters York & District Senior League Premier Cup.

Yorkshire veterans through to ECB 50+ quarter-finals

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12:40pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

YORKSHIRE Over-50s beat Cambridgeshire by 81 runs at Acomb to reach the ECB 50+ County Championship quarter-finals.

Fourth place for York triathlete Kathryn Lazenby

York Press: Kathryn Lazenby in action

12:20pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

YORK firefighter Kathryn Lazenby claimed fourth place at the European Cross-triathlon Age Group Championships.

Ryedale jockey Jake Butterfield tipped to extend purple patch

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12:15pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

JAKE BUTTERFIELD, who has ridden three winners in the last week, has good prospects of adding to his tally at Redcar this afternoon.

York canoe star Tom Quinn set for World Championships

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12:20pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

THE countdown to the World Championships are in full flow for York canoe star Tom Quinn.

Supporters’ coach for Woodhouse Grange semi-final

York Press: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

12:43pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

WOODHOUSE Grange will be running a supporters’ coach to their Davidstow National Village Cup semi-final at Milford Hall.

Sixth place for Thirsk & Sowerby Harriers' Gary Dunn

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12:54pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

THIRSK & Sowerby Harriers runner Gary Dunn finished sixth in the Harrogate Town Centre 10k.

Dutch students in cricket tips plea

York Press: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

12:44pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A GROUP of Dutch students are looking for a club to give them top tips on cricket when they visit York later this year.

Billiards champion David Causier on cue for York outing

York Press: David Causier heads the English challenge at the World Billiards Championship

12:50pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

WORLD billiards champion David Causier will be demonstrating his skills in York this weekend.

Yorkshire Vikings slump to Royal London One-day Cup defeat to Gloucestershire

York Press: ON FORM: Yorkshire's Jack Leaning plays the ball away on the on side during his knock of 56 against Gloucestershire at HeadingleyPicture: Allan McKenzie/swpix.com

6:37pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

YORKSHIRE’S mixed bag of a limited overs season continued as they lost their Royal London One-day Cup clash with Gloucestershire at Headingley by three wickets on the back of a poor batting performance.

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.

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