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Wimbledon 2018: Everything you need to know about this year’s tennis tournament

Wimbledon makes its annual return between 2 and 15 July, with the best of tennis talent all vying for the highly acclaimed champion title.

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England’s World Cup campaign to be screened live on big screen in Leeds city centre

Every second of England’s quest for World Cup glory in Russia will be screened live on a big screen in Millennium Square, located at the heart of Leeds city centre.

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Super League's new chief executive Robert Elstone

New Super League CEO Robert Elstone wants to "make things happen" like in the Premier League

Super League’s new chief executive Robert Elstone will use his Premier League experience “investing and improving” what the competition offers as he takes control of the elite division.
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Leeds is home to a number of local clubs and training facilities with triathlon specific aims

Why Leeds is a world class location for triathlon - and how to get involved

With the city eagerly braced to cheer on the world's most elite triathletes this weekend when the ITU World Triathlon Series Leeds makes its return, it's fair to say triathlon as a sport has well and truly broken out of the shadows.
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Sports director handed 50 day ban after almost colliding with Tour de Yorkshire marshal

A team sports director who almost ran over a Tour de Yorkshire marshal has been handed a 50 day suspension and a fine of 5,000 Swiss francs (£3,700).
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Yorkshire is known for its wild moors and scenic woodlands, many of which people explore through various cycling routes and cycling destinations

10 of the best cycling routes, trails and destinations in Yorkshire

Yorkshire is known for its wild moors and scenic woodlands, many of which people explore through various cycling routes, trails and cycling destinations.

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Yorkshire has a wide array of centres, natural coastlines and scenic terrain where you can embrace your inner adrenaline junkie and try something new

From kitesurfing to bungee jumping: 9 extreme activities you can do in Yorkshire

Extreme activities can range from canyoning to slacklining to zip-wiring and the UK's varying geographical locations allow for a multitude of adrenaline-fuelled sports to be embraced.

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Saturday May 20 will see Jamie Carlsson-Yates, 23, take part in the British Red Cross Leeds MSV Abseil.

Leeds local set to abseil down city centre building for charity this month

Saturday May 20 will see Jamie Carlsson-Yates, 23, take part in the British Red Cross Leeds MSV Abseil.
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Tour de Yorkshire: Everything you need to know ahead of stage four

The final stage of the Tour de Yorkshire swings into action today, but who will come out on top?
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Tour de Yorkshire 2018: Live news, pictures and analysis from Stage 3

The sun is shining and the crowds are gathering as the third stage of the Tour de Yorkshire gets set to push off across the county today.

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Tour de Yorkshire: Everything you need to know ahead of stage three

After the excitement and thrills that the first two stages have brought us, we are left wondering how stage three is going to top what has been a dramatic and pulsating event.

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Tour de Yorkshire: LIVE BLOG of stage two as it happens

Stage two of the Tour de Yorkshire is underway as cyclists race their way from South to North Yorkshire.
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Threads for Treads will be available to see this Saturday, May 5 from 10am to 5pm.

New display at Leeds Industrial Museum celebrates cycling couture on the Tour de Yorkshire weekend

Coinciding with the Tour de Yorkshire weekend, a new display at Leeds Industrial Museum is celebrating Leeds’s impressive track record in regards to cycling couture. Threads for Treads will be available to see this Saturday, May 5 from 10am to 5pm.

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Tour de Yorkshire 2018: Live news, pictures and analysis from Stage 1

The fifth riding of the Tour de Yorkshire gets underway today with thousands of fans expected to line the route from Beverley to Doncaster.

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Tour de Yorkshire: Everything you need to know ahead of stage one

Excitement is building ahead of the first stage of this year's Tour de Yorkshire.
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There are plenty of places away from the city centre where you can head to avoid the crowds

10 places to escape the Tour de Yorkshire madness when it hits Leeds this weekend

The Tour de Yorkshire may see crowds turn out in their droves, but if you aren't much of a cycling fan the whole affair can be something of an inconvenience.

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Tomorrow sees the start of the Tour de Yorkshire, but what is the weather forecast over the four-day event?

Tour de Yorkshire: The weather forecast over the four-day cycling event

Tomorrow sees the start of the Tour de Yorkshire and as competitors get ready to partake in the race, many people around the region will be gearing up to go and watch the action unfold in front of their eyes.
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Leeds-born Josh Warrington will attempt to take the IBF World Featherweight title from Lee Selby at Elland Road on Saturday 19 May and become the city's first boxing world champion

From boxing to triathlon: 10 sporting events to get geared up for in Yorkshire in the coming months

As the region prepares to welcome a flurry of cyclists this week for the fourth instalment of the Tour de Yorkshire, it marks the start of a spectacular sporting season in Yorkshire.
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Featherstone Rovers coach John Duffy

Featherstone Rovers get TV shot against Challenge Cup holders Hull FC

FEATHERSTONE Rovers’ eagerly-anticipated Ladbrokes Challenge Cup sixth round tie against holders Hull FC has been selected for live broadcast by Sky Sports on Thursday May 10 (7.35pm).

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Video: Ripon throws surprise party for parents of Jack Laugher after triple gold win

The parents of the Commonwealth Games triple gold medalist diver, Jack Laugher, were treated to a surprise celebration in his hometown of Ripon.
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