In Full

Sport in Full

Athletics: Sheffield runner James Gormley takes 5000m victory in Manchester

In the British Milers Club meeting at Manchester on Saturday, junior athlete James Gormley (City of Sheffield and Dearne) had a fine run to win the B 5000 metres against senior opposition.

Menzie Yere was one of Sheffield Eagles try-scorers in their win over Swinton Lions at Bloomfield Road

Rugby League: Sheffield Eagles 30 Swinton Lions 24 - Eagles cause a splash in Summer Bash by the sea

Sheffield Eagles tasted victory at Blackpool for the first time after a 30-24 success over Swinton Lions at the Summer Bash.

Rugby League
Kell Breook gets a kiss following his defeat to Errol Spence Jr at Bramall Lane on Saturday night

Beaten but unbowed: Kell Brook made Sheffield proud but now he must step up a weight after defeat to Errol Spence Jr

The uncle, who first came up with the idea of a huge Bramall Lane match for Kell Brook 23 years ago, says the beaten Sheffield fighter did the city and his family proud - but hopes his nephew now goes to a higher weight division.

Boxing 1
Jordan Rhodes in action in the play-off semi-final second leg

Sheffield Wednesday: ‘Unacceptable’? ‘Disgusting? Or the right thing to do? The Jordan Rhodes penalty debate rages on

It is one of the most nerve-wracking experiences in sport.

Owls 15
It's all over for Kell Brook at Bramall Lane

Pride but pain at packed Bramall Lane as eye injury No 2 sees Brook dethroned by Spence

Boxing has made Kell Brook rich and famous - but in the last eight months it has revealed its brutally cruel flip-side to him, too.

Boxing 2
Referee Howard Foster checks on Kell Brook at the end of the fight

HOW IT HAPPENED: Kell Brook v Errol Spence Jr + undercard

Kell Brook's grand homecoming ended in bitter disappointment as his IBF welterweight title was wrestled away from him by the brilliant Errol Spence Jr.
Boxing 8
Lewis Taylor loses at the Lane tonight

Lewis Taylor loses on Kell Brook undercard

Dronfield's Lewis Taylor suffered heartbreak at Bramall Lane tonight.
Gozie Ugwu (Tina Jenner)

Caldwell tips Ugwu to make a big impact

Chesterfield boss Gary Caldwell believes new boy Gozie Ugwu can make a big impression in League Two next season.

George Hirst

Sheffield Wednesday: In-form George Hirst backed to shine for England in Toulon tournament

Development squad boss Neil Thompson is convinced George Hirst’s international experiences will only benefit his long-term development.

Owls 8
Sheffield United's new signing Nathan Thomas

Sheffield United: How Nathan Thomas put Sheffield United before his own pocket

Chris Wilder has revealed Nathan Thomas proved his desire to join Sheffield United by rejecting a more lucrative offer from hometown club Middlesbrough.

Blades 2
Ricky Holmes of Charlton Athletic in action with Billy Sharp: Jamie Tyerman/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Blades prepare fresh bids for transfer targets

Charlton Athletic and Southend have been warned to expect further bids for Ricky Holmes and Ryan Leonard as Chris Wilder, the Sheffield United manager, presses ahead with his summer recruitment drive.

Blades 7
New Eagles signing Jack Owens

Sheffield Eagles: Super League full back flies in ahead of Summer Bash

Sheffield Eagles have added St Helens full-back Jack Owens to their ranks, as they head to Blackpool tomorrow aiming to break their Summer Bash duck.

Rugby League 1
Josh Grajczonek

Sheffield Tigers: Grajczonek finding his feet

Sheffield ace Josh Grajczonek is confident he’s found the solution to his Owlerton frustrations – and is the latest rider to praise team boss Simon Stead.

Kell Brook will get the backing of Bramall Lane

‘Bramall Lane will make all the difference’

It has cowed some of English football’s greatest names into submission and, by their own manager’s admission, helped Sheffield United win promotion last term.

Blades 1
Owls (Almost) Live

Owls (Almost) Live - New Sheffield Wednesday podcast End Of Season Special episode now available

The latest episode of our Sheffield Wednesday podcast Owls (Almost) Live is available now.
Owls 7
Ready to roar - Kell Brook

Kell Brook: the southpaw slayer of Sheffield

An Ingle gym ‘spy,’ who has studied every detail of American challenger Errol Spence Jr, believes he is an ideal opponent for Kell Brook on the huge Bramall Lane stage tonight.

Boxing 2

Video: Shawn Porter praises Kell Brook’s power - but plumps for an Errol Spence Jr at Sheffield United

Shawn Porter - the man Kell Brook defeated to seize the world title - says the Sheffielder’s dominating brawn and power will be chief asset that his countryman Errol Spence Jr will have to overcome to relieve him of the world title.

Boxing 1

No more Mr Grumpy from Kell Brook!

Kell Brook is in the best shape of his life, both mentally and physically, says his gym-mate of 10 years, Atif Shafiq.

Boxing 1
RUMOUR MILL: England great offered two huge £50m deals to leave Man Utd, Chelsea star can go for £60m, Arsenal to reward rebel with bumper contract, Liverpool told to cough up £60m for Bundesliga midfielder

RUMOUR MILL: England great offered two huge £50m deals to leave Man Utd, Chelsea star can go for £60m, Arsenal to reward rebel with bumper contract, Liverpool told to cough up £60m for Bundesliga midfielder

Here are the stories making today’s back pages.

Load more