Horizon pair keep GB squad places

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Horizon Taekwondo Academy pupils Jamie Simpson-Kidd and Ellie Bowden, who have retained their Great Britain squad places – Picture: Karl Mann

3:38pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

HORIZON Taekwondo Academy pair Jamie Simpson-Kidd, from Silsden, and Ellie Bowden of Cullingworth have successfully retained their places in the Great Britain cadet development squad.

Keighley boxer Muhammad Ali claims Youth Olympic bronze

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: BRONZE BID: Muhammad Ali. Picture: Garry Bowden/SIPPA/BOA

6:12pm Monday 25th August 2014

KEIGHLEY boxer Muhammad Ali admitted he was relieved to put his injury nightmare behind him and walk away from the Youth Olympic Games with a bronze medal around his neck.

Keighley boxer Muhammad Ali targets bronze after Stevenson gets better of him again

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: BRONZE BID: Muhammad Ali. Picture: Garry Bowden/SIPPA/BOA

8:18pm Sunday 24th August 2014

MUHAMMAD Ali insists he can hold his head up high despite the Keighley boxer seeing gold slip through his grasp at the Youth Olympic Games.

Serious crash mars Harrison's weekend

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:37pm Friday 22nd August 2014

DEAN Harrison experienced the highs and lows of motorcycle racing at the Ulster Grand Prix last weekend.

Angling lines

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

8:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

Latest from the local angling scene

Waterloo Cup bid is consolation prize

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: West Park's Sharon Gadd is representing Yorkshire at Dudley Dell

6:39pm Friday 22nd August 2014

YORKSHIRE ladies' crown green bowling team had a disappointing end to their title hopes in the Inter-County Championships when they were beaten 417-387 by Warwick & Worcester last Sunday.

Chris Melling relives his missing cue nightmare

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Chris Melling won two qualifying rounds before being beaten

9:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

CHRIS Melling admitted that being without his own cue was 'like losing your right arm'.

Home and away wins in vain for Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Tony Riley of Brighouse Sports was one of nine Yorkshire home winners in their British Parks County Championship victory over North Derbyshire

6:04am Thursday 21st August 2014

YORKSHIRE carded an impressive 24-7 win over North Derbyshire in the British Parks County Championship – only to hear that Greater Manchester had defeated Cheshire 29-2 to progress to the final.

Danielle smashes 22-year-old record

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Danielle Bailey lopped almost three seconds off the previous 50 metres freestyle record

8:51pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

CITY of Bradford Swimming Club newcomer Danielle Bailey, from Otley, has broken a 22-year-old British Paralympic record.

Latest bowls results from around the Bradford leagues

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Action from the Yorkshire Crown Green Merit qualifying competition at Harold Club in Low Moor

6:04pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

SATURDAY - Naylor Premier: Whitkirk 180 (19), Eccleshill A 163 (11); Crossgates 192 (19), Ladyhill A 166 (11); Brighouse Sports A 170 (13), Pudsey A 186 (17); Clayton A 184 (19), Asa Briggs A 170 (11); Shipley Club A 190 (20), Wyke A 160 (10).

Unity on course for summer double

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

4:55pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

UNITY made no mistake in wrapping up the Division Two title in the Bradford Summer League with resounding victories in their final two matches.

Serena in Nike action

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Serena Nash is facing Holly Thompson today

8:14am Monday 18th August 2014

BRADFORD'S Serena Nash is taking part in the under-16 girls' singles at the Nike Junior National Championships at Nottingham Tennis Centre today.

Angling Lines

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Shiplate Fishing Club latest

6:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014


Big prize at stake in old rivalry

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Dawn Bray is representing Yorkshire Ladies at Ye Olde Knowle

9:05am Thursday 14th August 2014

YORKSHIRE Ladies' crown green bowling team go head to head with old rivals Warwick and Worcester on Sunday when they play their semi-final game in the Inter-County Championship.

Fixture clash hits Bradford's chances

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bowls at Eccleshill recreation ground.

Seding one down is Andy Gilroy as he's challenged by John Preston. AG rep Sport  (9239778)

8:03am Thursday 14th August 2014

YORKSHIRE go into their last British Parks County Championship match against North Derbyshire on Sunday knowing that victory may not be enough to qualify them for the final.

Noble effort by trials riders at summer school

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Will Lampkin hops over a stone under the watchful eye of his uncle Dougie Lampkin

6:04pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

RED Bull-sponsored Dougie Lampkin has given the next generation of riders their wings after his latest masterclass on Addingham Moorside – where Ross Noble helped things along as the resident comedian.

Melling is Shanghaied in Barnsley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Joe Perry was beaten 4-2 by Chris Melling and then praised the Keighley man's natural ability

10:46am Wednesday 13th August 2014

CHRIS Melling, complete with a new cue to replace the one that was lost on the way to last week's Riga Open, has bowed out of the Shanghai Masters qualifiers.

Keighley boxer Ali aims to shake up Shakur

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Muhammad Ali is back in China for the Summer Youth Olympics

9:14am Tuesday 12th August 2014

KEIGHLEY'S Muhammad Ali headed to China again yesterday on a revenge mission.

The world is at Ruby's feet

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Ruby Bower's rapid improvement has led to a Junior World Championship place

5:43pm Monday 11th August 2014

BRADFORD Esprit member Ruby Bower has been selected for her first Junior World Championships next month.

Armitstead targets world gold after London podium spot

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Otley's Lizzie Armitstead finished third in London

9:01pm Sunday 10th August 2014

LIZZIE Armitstead expressed her determination to carry her August success all the way to the World Championships after another podium finish yesterday – this time at the Prudential RideLondon Women’s Grand Prix.

Melling wins with borrowed cue

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Chris Melling's cue went missing in transit – but he still won

12:03pm Friday 8th August 2014

CHRIS Melling made an excellent start to his European Tour campaign yesterday in Latvia – despite his cue going missing in transit.

Moses deflated by puncture in Commonwealth Games

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:00am Thursday 7th August 2014

GUTTED was the overriding sentiment that came to mind for Tom Moses after the Commonwealth Games men’s road race.

No hard feelings from Scott Thwaites as he hails Kiwi rival who pipped him to Commonwealth Games silver medal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Scott Thwaites is pipped to the silver medal on the finishing line by New Zealand's Jack Bauer, left

9:29am Thursday 7th August 2014

SCOTT Thwaites has revealed how the rider that pipped him for the Commonwealth Games silver medal in the men’s road race helped him to a home victory in 2011.

Birkenshaw A defy underdog status

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Birkenshaw A after winning the Kolorco (Printers) Four-A-Side Knockout. From left: David Kent, Eddie Mordue (captain), Ronnie Ellis, Laurie Taylor

8:31am Thursday 7th August 2014

BIRKENSHAW A, captained by Eddie Mordue, have won the Kolorco (Printers) Four-A-Side Knockout at Pudsey, defeating Wyke A 109-100 in the final.

Unity B put one hand on the title

9:22pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

HERMITS B and Unity, Bradford Summer League Division Two's leading clubs, have had a third and most decisive meeting of the season.

Stone named in World Championship team

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: David Stone will be defending his world time-trial title in South Carolina

3:44pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

HORSFORTH'S David Stone has been named in a five-rider British squad to compete in the UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships in the United States later this month.

Holly strikes gold in Italy

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Holly Waxman competing in her first outdoor event at Bimbimgamba in Italy

4:36pm Monday 4th August 2014

CITY of Bradford Esprit Club member Holly Waxman has struck gold abroad.

Lizzie Armitstead delighted at becoming a champion as she turns silver into glorious gold

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:39pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

LIZZIE Armitstead spoke of her jubilation and relief at finally ending her wait for a major gold medal.

Thwaites joyful but not quite triumphant

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: England's Scott Thwaites with his bronze medal

6:14pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

BURLEY-in-Wharfedale's Scott Thwaites had mixed feelings after winning bronze in the men's road race.

Burley's Scott Thwaites takes Commonwealth Games bronze medal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Scott Thwaites is looking forward to Commonwealth Games

4:23pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

Burley-in-Wharfedale's Scott Thwaites produced a courageous ride to take the bronze medal in the Commonwealth Games men's road race.

Commonwealth Games road race gold for Lizzie Armitstead

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: England's Lizzie Armitstead celebrates her victory in the Commonwealth Games Women's road race at Glasgow Green

11:32am Sunday 3rd August 2014

LIZZIE Armitstead led an England one-two ahead of retiring team-mate Emma Pooley in a sensational Commonwealth Games women's road race on the final day of Glasgow 2014.

Nicola Adams welcomes the competition after adding Commonwealth Games boxing gold to Olympics glory

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Nicola Adams holds up and kisses her gold medal for winning the women's flyweight boxing competition at the Commonwealth Games

11:46am Sunday 3rd August 2014

NICOLA Adams has done more than anyone to advance the cause of women's boxing but on Saturday in Glasgow she was given a timely reminder of the precarious nature of her status as women's flyweight number one.

Rain stops play indoors at Ilkley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Natasha Hillyer on the way to her fourth AEGON British Tour title in five years at Ilkley

4:34pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

NOT even moving the AEGON British Tour finals indoors at Ilkley could save them from a weather interruption on Saturday.

Nicola Adams on verge of history again

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Nicola Adams celebrates her quarter-final win

5:57pm Friday 1st August 2014

NICOLA Adams is one fight away from making more women’s boxing history after cruising into the final of the flyweight competition at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Angling lines

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Our angling correspondent Jon Berry

5:08pm Thursday 31st July 2014


Adams in charge and going for gold

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Nicola Adams lands a left hand against Sri Lankan opponent Erandi de Silva in their quarter-final

8:33pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Nicola Adams guaranteed a Commonwealth Games medal to add to her collection after easing into the boxing semi-finals in Glasgow.

‘Cleckheaton win is the highlight of my career’, says Ashley Daykin after becoming All-England crown green bowls champion

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:20pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Ashley Daykin captured the British Crown Green Senior Merit title amid emotional scenes at Cleckheaton Sports Club to become All-England champion.

How about that! Shipley Club retain crown

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:30pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Shipley Club were winners of the Howarth Cup after narrowly defeating Eccleshill 152-146 in the final at Spen Victoria (bottom green), to retain the title they won in 2012, as it wasn’t played last year.

Bowls results

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Donyatt better team overall

5:39pm Wednesday 30th July 2014


Horizon students make capital gains

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Horizon's London medallists

5:17pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

HORIZON Taekwondo Academy continued their run of success with medals at the World Friendship Championships in London.

Fourth place for Heckmondwike cycle speedway

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:33pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Heckmondwike cycle speedway club travelled to Astley and Tyldesley in Manchester for round four of the Northern Fours and Junior League series at Gin Pit.

Olympic champion Nicola Adams makes winning start in Commonwealth Games

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:42pm Monday 28th July 2014

OLYMPIC champion Nicola Adams made an impressive start to her bid to win a Commonwealth Games boxing gold medal.

Otley rider Lizzie Armitstead crashes on La Course

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Lizzie Armitstead

4:32pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Lizzie Armitstead crashed during the inaugural La Course by Le Tour in Paris as world and Olympic champion Marianne Vos won on the Champs-Elysees on Sunday.

Nicola eyes backing from the Tartan Army

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Nicola Adams will wear a green and blue bandana while boxing at the Commonwealth Games

8:59am Saturday 26th July 2014

NICOLA Adams plans to use a gift from a six-year-old Scottish schoolgirl to win over any wavering host nation fans at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Bradford gym’s pivotal role as women's boxing makes debut at Commonwealth Games

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: COMMONWEALTH contender Nicola Adams pictured with her coach Alwyn Belcher.

10:47am Friday 25th July 2014

WOMENS boxing makes its debut in the Commonwealth Games but what few may realise is the pivotal role Bradford is playing in providing a high profile platform for the sport.

Brook climbs to third after mixed weekend

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:07pm Friday 25th July 2014

DAVID Brook had mixed feelings after the fifth round of the Thundersport GB Superstock at Oulton Park.

Summer tennis camps

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Richard Senior is organising the tennis camps at Salts

4:54pm Friday 25th July 2014

SALTS Tennis Club and Pudsey Tennis Club are again running summer camps for children of all abilities aged from four to 16.

Dean Harrison in seventh heaven at Scarborough

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

3:17pm Friday 25th July 2014

BRADFORD'S current first family of motor cycling have had another bumper weekend.

Sian helps Wales set record in women's 4x100 metres freestyle final

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:31am Friday 25th July 2014

Ilkley's Sian Morgan helped to set a new Welsh record last night in the women's 4x100 metres freestyle relay at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Moorend in the national spotlight as Britain's best bowlers roll into town

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Liam Griffin is one of eight Yorkshire bowlers in the field of 64 for the British Crown Green senior individual merit finals at Cleckheaton Sports Club

9:07am Friday 25th July 2014

THE SPEN valley will be in the national spotlight tomorrow when the Flowfit British Crown Green senior individual merit final takes place at Cleckheaton Sports Club (10am on both greens).


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