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Tour de Yorkshire cycling race extended to four days

Organisers of the Tour de Yorkshire cycling race have today announced that the event will grow from three to four days in 2018.

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Yorkshire becomes just one of eight UCI Bike Regions in the world

Yorkshire's reputation as a cycling mecca has been enhanced with the announcement that it has been awarded UCI Bike Region status.

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WIN: Tickets to Battle Of Britain ACB 70 cage fighting at Sheffield Arena this Saturday

A Mixed Martial Arts fight that has been years in the making will happen this weekend at Sheffield Arena and we have a knockout prize - tickets to be won every day this week to see it for FREE.

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WIN: English Open Snooker 2017 final tickets and backstage tour

Snooker's big names will compete in the 2017 English Open next month and we are giving you the chance to pocket tickets to the final plus more in our free entry competition.

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ACB 70 Basttle of Britain at Sheffield Arena, September 23, 2017.

WIN: Battle Of Britain ACB 70 tickets for MMA cage fighting action at Sheffield Arena

Battle Of Britain ACB 70 will see Mixed Martial Arts cage fighting action returns to Sheffield Arena this month and we have a knockout prize - five pairs of tickets to be won.

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Harrogate Town AFC fans could see some big changes at the CNG stadium.

Major plans revealed for Harrogate Town AFC's Wetherby Road stadium

Ambitious plans to improve the facilities at Harrogate Town AFC's CNG Stadium have been hailed as 'absolutely key' to the club's future success.

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BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic stars just revealed for the #teamparkrun 5k events UK wide today - Saturday,- August 19.
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Wild swimmers invited to take a dip in Roundhay Park's lake

Wild swimmers invited to take a dip in Roundhay Park's lake

Fancy swimming in the inviting waters of Waterloo Lake?

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Knaresborough superbikes rider Dan Linfoot

British Superbikes: Dan Linfoot disappointed despite getting off mark for 2017 at Brands Hatch

Dan Linfoot clinched his first podium of the British Superbikes calendar at Brands Hatch but was left frustrated his weekend’s work had not heralded more.

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Finn Knaggs with his Outstanding Achiever Award and Jonathan Coe from the Ovingden Hall Foundation.

‘Outstanding achievement’ award for Finn

A pupil from St John’s Catholic School for the Deaf in Boston Spa has received an ‘Outstanding Achievement’ award for overcoming severe disabilities to excel at sport.

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WIN MMA big fight tickets to see ACB 65 debut at Sheffield Arena on Saturday, July 22.

WIN: Big fight tickets to see ACB 65 Mixed Martial Arts debut at Sheffield Arena on Saturday

Cage fighting superstar Conor McGregor's forthcoming square up with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has created a huge interest in Mixed Martial Arts, on MMA - and we're giving you the chance to see what all the fuss is about for FREE!
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South Yorkshire cage fighters Ricardo Franco, Sam 'The Hurricane' Halliday and  and Sam Boult on the ACB 65 world title bill at Sheffield Arena on Saturday, July 22.

Yorkshire cage fighters on ACB 65 world title bill at Sheffield Arena on Saturday

Trash talking cage fighter Conor McGregor's forthcoming battle with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has created a huge global interest in MMA and three Yorkshire fighters are hoping to make a knockout impact this weekend.
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Wimbledon fans - playing tennis yourself is easier than you think

Wimbledon fans - playing tennis yourself is easier than you think

As a keen tennis fan, I’m all too aware that Wimbledon fortnight represents my best chance to convert casual fans to my favourite sport.
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ACB Light-Heavyweight Champion Thiago Silva defends his belt against undefeated Russian prospect Batraz Agnaev at Sheffield Arena on July 22.

BREAKING: Mixed Martial Arts to debut at Sheffield Arena with Thiago Silva v Batraz Agnaev ACB world title

Fight fans in Sheffield got some knock out news today - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is making its debut at the Arena with a ACB world title fight and world class undercard later this month.
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Yoshiaki Oiwa riding Calle 44 on day three of the Bramham International Horse Trials. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Bramham Horse Trials: Yoshiaki Oiwa makes history for Japan

Yoshiaki Oiwa created eventing history by becoming the first Japanese rider to win at the Equi-Trek Bramham International Horse Trials, on a horse he could ride in his home Olympics in three years.

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Non Stanford had "nothing left in her legs" on the run (Photo: PA)

World Triathlon Series: Leeds ace Non Stanford struggles with illness in home city as Jess Learmonth makes most of team tactics

Tadcaster's Jess Learmonth produced her best finish on the World Series as Olympian Non Stanford suffered in tough conditions at her home race in Leeds.
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Harrogate eventer Hazel Towers with horses Simply Clover, Simply Smart, Fuzzy Felt and Waikiki. Picture: Bruce Rollinson.

Bramham Horse Trials 2017: Harrogate's Hazel has sporting success covered

Harrogate’s Hazel Towers felt she had a pretty good handle on her eventing career when quitting her job as a brand manager for an umbrella company.

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Jurgen Melzer

Aegon Ilkley Trophy: Former Wimbledon doubles champion Jurgen Melzer confirmed in men's line up

Former world No. 8 and Wimbledon doubles champion Jurgen Melzer has been confirmed in the men's singles draw at the Aegon Ilkley Trophy later this month.
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Ex-WWE world champ and UFC star CM Punk offered $1m to return to the ring for UK tour with 5 Star wrestling.

VIDEO: WWE legend offered $1m for UK ring return including 5 Star Wrestling shows in Sheffield and Leeds

WWE legend CM Punk has been offered a staggering $1m to return to the ring in the UK for dates including Leeds and Sheffield.

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VIDEO: WWE superstars bounce in for special basketball game ahead of show at Sheffield Arena

WWE superstars swapped wrestling for basketball when they bounced into Sheffield for a slam-dunk time promoting the forthcoming Special Olympics GB national games coming to the city.
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