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Man behind the Brownlees: How Malcolm Brown’s instincts created a triathlon dynasty in Leeds

Having overseen the fledgling careers of Yorkshire’s greatest Olympic family, Malcolm Brown has every reason to look back on his 40 years of coaching with great fondness.

Sport
Simon Grayson

Ex-Leeds United boss Simon Grayson sacked by Sunderland

Former Leeds United manager Simon Grayson has been sacked by Championship rivals Sunderland.

Leeds United
Athlete Laura Weightman (Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe)

Commonwealth Games: Laura Weightman challenges herself to go the extra mile in Australia

Middle-distance runner Laura Weightman is determined to kick on from her career highlight at this summer’s World Championships after announcing her plans to step up in distance next year.

Olympics
Felix Wiedwald

Soclal media reaction: Frustrated Leeds United fans applaud decision to play Andy Lonergan

Leeds United fans praised Thomas Christiansen's surprise selection decision to drop Felix Wiedwald for Saturday's Championship clash against Reading.
Leeds United

Who is Ouasim Bouy? Goals and guile of new Leeds United signing from Juventus

Leeds United have signed former Juventus midfielder Ouasim Bouy and loaned the 24-year-old to Spanish side Cultural Leonesa for the 2017/18 season.

Leeds United
Kallum Watkins and Danny McGuire close on Michael Shenton.

Grand Final as it happened: Leeds Rhinos beat Castleford Tigers at Old Trafford - plus reaction

Castleford Tigers and Leeds Rhinos go head to head for the Super League crown this evening in the Grand Final at Old Trafford.
Rugby league
Leeds United Live

RECAP: Leeds United boss Thomas Christiansen and Gjanni Alioski press conference ahead of Millwall trip

Thomas Christiansen and Gjanni Alioski faced the media at Thorp Arch this lunchtime.
Leeds United
Yorkshire face an anxious wait on Friday evening

Natwest T20 Blast permutations: What Yorkshire Vikings need to happen to qualify for quarter-finals

Yorkshire Vikings face a nervous evening on Friday as they wait to find out whether they will qualify for the Natwest T20 Blast quarter-finals.
Yorkshire Cricket
Headingley's South Stand will be transformed following Friday night's match

Leeds Rhinos v St Helens: Timetable of events for South Stand farewell

Leeds Rhinos have announced a programme of events at tomorrow’s home clash with St Helens to mark the last night of Headingley’s iconic South Stand.

Rugby league
New Leeds United academy coach Carlos Corbern

Ex-Crystal Palace youth defender announces move to Leeds United

Young defender Bryce Hossanah has confirmed he has joined Leeds United after leaving Crystal Palace earlier this summer.

Leeds United
Laura Weightman produced a controlled performance before lengthening her stride in the final 100m. PIC: PA

World Championships: Strong semi adds weight to Laura’s medal prospects

Leeds athlete Laura Weightman is determined to make the most of her first World Championships final after running “the race of my life” in yesterday’s 1,500m semi-finals.

Athletics
Laura Weightman smiles as she looks at the big screen following her semi-final at the London Stadium (Photo: PA)

Leeds star Laura Weightman powers into World Championships 1,500m final alongside British medal hope Laura Muir

Thrilled Leeds runner Laura Weightman produced the “race of my life” to reach the 1,500m final at the World Championships in London.

Athletics
Ashley Fletcher has only made two appearances for West Ham since joining from Manchester United

Transfer latest: Long-term Leeds United target heading to Championship rivals

Long-term Leeds United target Ashley Fletcher is on the verge of signing for ex-Whites boss Garry Monk at Championship rivals Middlesbrough.

Leeds United
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.

Motorsport

PHOTOS: Merry Leeds United fans meet players following Borussia Monchengladbach friendly

The Leeds United squad posed for photos with travelling fans in the rain after their 1-1 draw with Borussia Monchengladbach in Schwaz, Austria on Thursday.

Leeds United
Leeds squad training during their Austrian pre-season tour

Leeds United fans frustrated by streaming issues of Borussia Monchengladbach friendly

Leeds United fans have been left frustrated in their attempts to watch the team's pre-season friendly against Borussia Monchengladbach.
Leeds United
Chris Wood celebrates scoring against Sheffield Wednesday last season

Leeds United trip to Sheffield Wednesday moved for Sky Sports coverage

Leeds United's visit to Sheffield Wednesday has been rescheduled after being selected as a Sky Sports television match.
Leeds United
Roger Federer looks emotional following victory over Marin Cilic in the men's final at Wimbledon. Picture: Adam Davy/PA

Highlights: Emotional Federer seals place in history at Wimbledon

It almost had to be.

Tennis
New Leeds United signing Madger Gomes during the pre-season friendly against Guiseley

Key details: North Ferriby United v Leeds United - Who will be playing, where is it and what time is kick-off?

Leeds United will travel to North Ferriby United tonight in their third pre-season friendly of the summer.

Leeds United
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