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Victors Sheffield close the gap after beating fellow strugglers Otley

OTLEy suffered a damaging 20-5 home defeat to fellow National Two North strugglers Sheffield on Saturday.

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Harry Robinson

Youthful Carnegie still slay the Dragons

Yorkshire Carnegie earned a bonus point 43-22 victory with seven tries against Dragons Premiership Select at Huddersfield YMCA on Saturday.

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Charlie Beech

Front-row switch is embraced by Yorkshire Carnegie’s Charlie Beech

IT IS NOT always the easiest of tasks but Yorkshire Carnegie’s Charlie Beech is embracing his new role in the club’s front-row.

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YELLOW CARD: Sheffield Tigers' Lee Monks. Picture Tony Johnson.

Weekend Review: Star man Davey leads Huddersfield to victory again | Sheffield Tigers count cost of late yellow cards

Harry Davey was the star of the show for the second week in succession as he scored 27 points in Huddersfield’s 32-30 National Two North home victory over Sedgley Park.

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Joe Buckle scores one of his three tries

Hooker Buckle’s hat-trick ties Titans in knots

WITH the dominance of driving mauls in modern-day rugby, it is becoming increasingly common to witness hookers scoring hat-tricks.

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Sandal tryscorer, Jamie Heron.

Club rugby: National Two’s bottom five split by seven points after Wharfedale’s win

NATIONAL TWO North bottom club Wharfedale recorded a 28-25 home win over South Leicester, while Otley held on to a 23-17 win at home to Macclesfield – the bottom five are now separated by just seven points.

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Pete Lucock.

Yorkshire Carnegie v Rotherham Titans: Lucock wary of genuine threat from struggling Titans’

THEY remain winless at the bottom of the Championship but Yorkshire Carnegie’s Pete Lucock still expects Rotherham Titans to be their “toughest” challenge yet.

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Darren Atkins.

Yorkshire Carnegie dip toe into Bath loan market to beef up back division

Yorkshire Carnegie have signed full-back/winger Darren Atkins on dual-registration from Premiership side Bath Rugby.

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Surprise! Leeds children meet England rugby stars

Young rugby players from a Leeds club were delighted to meet three international stars at a special training session.
Callum Mclelland is leaving Castleford Tigers for Edinburgh.

Castleford Tigers’ McLelland switches codes and heads for Scotland

ENGLAND Academy international Callum McLelland has left Castleford Tigers to take up a deal with Edinburgh as part of Scotland Rugby Union’s intensified attempt to attract more rugby league talent.

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Yorkshire Carnegie prop Marc Thomas scored two tries against former club Jersey Reds.

Jersey Reds 10 Yorkshire Carnegie 20: Thomas’s try brace leaves former club Jersey a little red-faced

Former Jersey prop Marc Thomas scored two tries on his return to end the Reds’ two-match win run.

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Morley's man of the match, Mark Chester. PIC: Allan McKenzie/YWNG

Club rugby: Task too tall for optimistic visitors Otley

Otley had their work cut out as they faced top of the table National Two North outfit Tynedale, and it proved to be too big a task with them on the wrong end of a 69-10 scoreline.

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Fred Burdon.

Yorkshire Carnegie: Players are keen to right the wrongs – Boden

THE BARE minimum expected from Yorkshire Carnegie at Jersey today is a level of competitiveness that, according to their forwards coach Steve Boden, has deserted them of late.

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England's George Ford during the training session at Pennyhill Park. Picture: Yui Mok/PA

Hartley takes backseat as England prepare to round off in style against Samoa

England will enter Saturday’s climax to the autumn series against Samoa without Dylan Hartley at the helm for the first time in a Test under Eddie Jones.

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Richard Beck

Beck targets consistency from Yorkshire Carnegie in order to compete

AS MUCH as he relished going toe-to-toe with an All Black for 80 minutes, Yorkshire Carnegie’s Richard Beck knows his side need to be far more competitive if they are to hold their own in the Championship.

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Oli Rosillo.

West Leeds edged out in derby thriller at Harrogate

It took extra-time for Harrogate to reach the semi-finals of the Yorkshire Cup, beating plucky rivals West Leeds 22-17 at Rudding Lane.

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Otley's Danny Care is super-sub as England beat Australia at Twickenham

Otley's Danny Care is super-sub as England beat Australia at Twickenham

His 11-minute cameo will be remembered as one of the greatest-ever performances by an England substitute.
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Richard Beck scores Carnegie's first try.

Yorkshire Carnegie 14 Bristol 44: Unbeaten leaders’ victory highlights chasm

WITH nine internationals in their squad, it was always expected Bristol would beat Yorkshire Carnegie last night – and they duly did 44-14.

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Yorkshire Carnegie captain 
Richard Mayhew . Picture: Steve Riding.

Yorkshire Carnegie v Bristol: Mayhew strives to find weakness in leaders’ defences

REALISTIC Yorkshire Carnegie captain Richard Mayhew knows his side must vastly improve if they are to have any chance of springing a surprise defeat on unbeaten Championship leaders Bristol tonight.

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Steve Pitts, project manager for Caddick Construction Ltd, and a Castleford Tigers fan, surveys work being carried out at Emerald Headingley Stadium. PIC: James Hardisty

Minimum disruption for cricket and rugby fans pledges Emerald Headingley project manager

RUGBY AND cricket fans face the prospect of watching their sport in a building site next year.

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