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The Long Ing length of the Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Barnoldswick, venue for the penultimate Skipton Winter League match

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Bradford, runners-up to Norwich in the 2015 National League Snooker Championships at the Northern Snooker Centre in Leeds. From left: Anthony Green, Mark Slater, Kevin Firth, Wayne Cooper, Gareth Green

Proud Bradford are national runners-up

Muhammad Ali is still suffering from an eye injury

Eye injury forces Muhammad Ali to call off Jack Bateson bout

The clash between previously unbeaten teams Hermits D and Fastbats A predictably went to the deciding match

Hermits D edge heavyweight clash

Henry Bongoma led the scoring for Bradford Dragons with 23 points – Picture: Adrian Lee West (Templewood Photography)

Late errors costly for plucky Bradford Dragons

Eastbrook are clear leaders in the Bradford & District Sunday School Billiards League

Billiards results

Pudsey Tyersal Primary School pupil Lucas Smith, ten, who has won two silver medals in the WTKA (World Traditional Karate Kickboxing Association) Unified World Championships in Spain

Silver medals means it's money well spent for Lucas

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Former England international Kevin Firth is part of a strong Bradford line-up for the National Snooker League Invitational Championship in Leeds

Bradford are in good nick for national test

Third time lucky for Pudsey A

Third time lucky for Pudsey A

Former Dragon Tom Martin led the scoring for Essex Leopards with 12 points

Toothless Dragons facing crunch clash against Warriors

Karl Boyes, left, and Darren Appleton celebrate their World Cup victory last year.

Bradford's Boyes on cue for another Mosconi Cup showdown

Muhammad Ali, right, is due to box GB flyweight team-mate Jack Bateson in Sheffield  Picture: Chris Bevan/England Boxing

Trainer's concern over recovery time for Keighley boxer ahead of crunch clash

Horizon Taekwondo Academy member Tom Henley, middle back row (with GB star Tom Smith, left, and Olympic bronze medallist Lutalo Muhammed, right) has been selected for the European Under-21 Championships in Romania on November 19-22

Horizon star chosen for Euro juniors as club goes medal crazy

The triumphant Pudsey Pearls synchronised swimming team

Pudsey Pearls on medal trail at awesome foursome of events

Higher water levels and falling leaves are making angling difficult

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Wayne Cooper won both his frames for Bradford No 1, defeating Mike Wilby 80-26, 74-30

Hamilton stars as Bradford No 2 secure draw

Thomas Pidcock, pictured winning the Chevin Cycles Classic at Otley last summer, shone on his European cyclo-cross debut in the Netherlands

Dutch and Durham delight for Pidcock

Michael Walker helped Baildon B recover from 4-1 down to draw 5-5 with Unity E

Walker helps Baildon draw marathon clash

Nick Moore battles for possession

Dragons' double defeat as poor start continues

Paul Devitt made three notable breaks in the Bradford & District Sunday School Billiards League

Billiards results

World road race champion Lizzie Armitstead

Armitstead beaten to Sportswoman of the Year award by Ennis-Hill

Tom Barras on the road for NFTO. The Keighley rider is taking up a new role as Director Sportif for his team following retirement    Picture: swpix.com

Retiring Barras relishing new director role at NFTO

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City of Bradford Esprit Diving Club's Holly Waxman, left, won gold at the Southampton Invitational

Holly is sharp as Esprit finish fourth

Bradford Table Tennis League round-up

Hermits D maintain title charge

Yorkshire Inter-District League round-up

Right on Cue: Kershaw wraps up opening victory

Dragons head coach Chris Mellor admitted his side were second-best against Derby Trailblazers

Depleted Bradford Dragons destroyed by Derby

Sedbergh Police Boxing Club hosted a highly successful show at Odsal – Picture: Mike Simmonds

Sedbergh punching above their weight with sell-out show

Bradford & District Sunday School Billiards League round-up

Billiards results

Prince Henry's Grammar School pupil Georgia Coates has been selected for Doha, Dubai and Israel

Georgia picked for big meets

Otley's Lizzie Armitstead has plenty to smile about at the moment

Otley's world champ Lizzie Armitstead wants nomination to inspire next generation


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Bradford Dragons' coach Chris Mellor gets animated with his team during their heavy defeat at home to London Lituanica Picture: Alex Daniel Photography

Toothless Dragons endure miserable weekend

Pudsey were the only team to win away from home in the Bradford & District Sunday School Billiards League this week

Billiards results

KICKING BACK: Tasif Khan and Junior Witter were among the boxers who took on a team of celebrities in a charity football match this week in aid of Sheffield Children's Hospital

Khan eyes Bradford fight night as city's latest world champion

David Brook benefited from a drastic overhaul of his bike mid-meeting at Cadwell Park

Changes at Cadwell are better for Brook

Leeds ASA member Edward Harrison with the unusual barbel he caught from the Rive Ouse, which had only one pair of barbels instead of two

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Lizzie Armitstead, centre, celebrates her UCI Women's Road World Championship Cycling success

Otley cyclist Armitstead shortlisted for Sportswoman of the Year award

Platinum bring home the bacon in Denmark

Hermits H and Hermits I shared the spoils in a competitive derby in Division Two

Fastbats A are quick on the draw

Nick Moore sinks one of his trademark slam dunks on his way to 33 points for Bradford Dragons against Derby Trailblazers – Picture: Alex Daniel Photography

Bradford Dragons Nick victory and Trophy quarter-final berth

Nice silver medals for Barwick

Great Horton and Eastbrook are tied at the top of the table on 21 points

Billiards results

Khan's gold medal in memory of brother

Quest Taekwondo student Jacob Barnett with his silver medal from the Nordrhein-Westfalische Taekwondo Union event in Germany

Injury foils Barnett's masterful bid for Bonn gold

Bradford No 1 AA junior Tommy Lowrie with his personal-best carp of 20lb 2oz caught at Knotford Lagoon

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Bradford area bowls round-up

Winter Pairs qualifying outcome

Pairs partners Kevin Firth and Wayne Cooper will face each other in the opening round of the Bradford Snooker Championships singles competition

Right on Cue: Clubmates drawn together for intriguing battle

Bradford's Mark Hirst, left with trophy, has qualified for the World Billiards Championship, where one of the favourites will be David Causier, right Picture: Carl-Walter Steiner

Bradford duo in World Billiards Championships


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