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Sheffield United: ‘Nothing can unsettle us’ - These Blades are United, unlike previous teams, raps Wilder

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder laughed-off claims his players could get distracted by opposition mind games after watching them secure an important victory in the race for promotion from League One.

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Penalty miss from Owls Jordan Rhodes....Pic Steve Ellis

Sheffield Wednesday: Backing for Jordan Rhodes after penalty pain in defeat to Leeds United

Sheffield Wednesday skipper Glenn Loovens has backed Owls teammate Jordan Rhodes to swiftly put his penalty miss against Leeds United behind him.

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Billy Sharp celebrates his second goal: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Billy Sharp’s double helpings a dish best served cold... Blades 2 Bolton Wanderers 0

“Revenge,” Alfred Hitchcock once claimed, “Is sweet and not fattening.”

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Barnsley celebrate Marley Watkins' equaliser. Photo: Simon Hulme

Barnsley 1 Huddersfield Town 1: Battling Reds hold high-flying Terriers

Boss Paul Heckingbottom was forced to watch from the stand as Barnsley roared back to earn a welcome point against their high-flying Yorkshire rivals.

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I will be world champion one day insists disappointed Gavin McDonnell

Gavin McDonnell is convinced he will be a world champion one day after just coming up short in his bid for the WBC super bantamweight title.

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Richard List: may return for Knights' next match

Doncaster Knights: We must concentrate on securing top four finish - Griffiths

Doncaster Knights held on to third spot in the Championship despite being without a game.

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The Owls fall behind. Pictures: Steve Ellis

Defeat No 2 gives Owls play-off jitters ... Leeds United 1 Sheffield Wednesday 0

As the final scoreline suggests, Sheffield Wednesday lost this Yorkshire derby by the finest of margins.

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Carlos Carvalhal

Sheffield Wednesday: Big month coming up for Owls as Carvalhal backs Bannan

March will be a “crucial month” in Sheffield Wednesday’s attempts to secure a play-off position, according to boss Carlos Carvalhal.

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Ashley Burbeary in action against Kidsgrove - he was later sent off for fighting his teammate

Non-League Football: Stocksbridge pair show some fight in wrong way after scrapping with each other!

Stocksbridge Park Steels’ 2-0 home defeat against Kidsgrove Athletic will be long remembered for the extraordinary scenes that saw two Steels players sent off for fighting with each other.

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Jeff Brown and Geoff Walker go toe to toe in an early fight on Saturday. Pix by Matt McLellan

Sheffield Steelers title hopes hit for six at Fife Flyers

Fife Flyers drove a nail into the coffin of Sheffield Steelers’ title pursuit with a 6-3 home win.

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Dane Chisholm on the break for Eagles. Photo: Simon Hall

Sheffield Eagles 10 Batley Bulldogs 54: Eagles crushed by 10 tries to two

Sheffield Eagles slipped to their third defeat from four games after being thumped 10-54 by Batley Bulldogs.

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Dons' Jason Tali scores under the posts. Photo: Dean Atkins

Doncaster RLFC 34 Myton Warriors 6: Dons ko amateurs after early scare

Doncaster RLFC survived an early shock to book their place in the fourth round of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup with a 34-6 win over Humberside amateurs Myton Warriors at the Keepmoat Stadium.

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Chris Wilder has praised the backing his team have been given by fans this season

Sheffield United: ‘I wish I could bottle what brilliant Blades fans do for this team’

Chris Wilder has paid tribute to Sheffield United supporters after the club’s ticket allocation for Saturday’s visit to Rochdale sold out.

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Carlos Carvalhal

Sheffield Wednesday: Carvalhal shoulders blame for Owls defeat at Leeds United

Head coach Carlos Carvalhal took full responsibility for the Owls’ second Championship defeat in a row.

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Cob Children Toys Glass Marbles Marbles Cats Eye

Antiques Column: Marbles – colourful collectors’ items

Marbles, for generations, have been a popular collectors’ item.

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Video: Sheffield 4-2 Nottingham Panthers, coach interview: Steelers’ boss upset over criticism

Sheffield Steelers stormed into the lead with a scintillating 3-0 middle period display during a blood-and-thunder against Nottingham Panthers.

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Video: Sheffield boxer polishes off super-tough Polish rival

It’s not a good sign for a boxer when you clobber an opponent with everything you’ve got - and he comes back for more.

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Manny Pacquiao

Amir Khan skips Kell Brook for Manny Pacquiao

Amir Khan - whose purse demands eliminated teh chance of fighting Sheffield world champion Kell Brook -will fight Manny Pacquiao on April 23 in a “super fight” both men have announced on Twitter.

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VIDEO: Sheffield United 'dismantled' Bolton thanks to Billy Sharp's brace, says Blades boss Chris Wilder

Sheffield United 'dismantled' Bolton Wanderers after a clinical second-half performance at Bramall Lane, according to Blades boss Chris Wilder.

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VIDEO: Sheffield United's victory over Bolton Wanderers was a display of real 'purpose and conviction'

Sheffield United's 2-0 victory over Bolton Wanderers at Bramall Lane this afternoon was a display of real 'purpose and conviction', according to The Star's Blades man James Shield.

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