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ONE day to go: Steel City Derby countdown as Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United prepare for battle.

Sheffield Wednesday

Video: Steven Fletcher banks on Sheffield Wednesday’s big-game mentality to be decisive against Sheffield United

Sheffield Wednesday
Ched Evans could start at Hillsborough tomorrow

Sheffield United: ‘We won’t take a backward step’ vows Chris Wilder, as his team gears-up for tomorrow’s showdown with Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield United
Nick Montgomery keeps a close eye on Jermaine Johnson

‘That day I knew what it meant to be a Blade’ - Nick Montgomery on captaining Sheffield United in a Steel City Derby

Sheffield United

‘You get goosebumps just thinking about it’ - Boyhood Owl Rob Jones on captaining Sheffield Wednesday in a Steel City Derby

Sheffield Wednesday

Video: Sheffield Wednesday boss Carlos Carvalhal is well aware of the importance of the Steel City Derby bragging rights

Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield United: How a life-changing game of non-league football helped Jake Wright prepare for the Steel City derby

Sheffield United

Sheffield United: ‘My boys get what the derby is all about’

Sheffield United

Video: Sheffield Wednesday urged to reward loyal fans with Steel City Derby success

Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield United: Why footballing romantics should back The Blades in Sunday’s Steel City derby

James Shield
Nick Montgomery keeps a close eye on Jermaine Johnson

‘That day I knew what it meant to be a Blade’ - Nick Montgomery on captaining Sheffield United in a Steel City Derby

Sheffield United

Video: Steven Fletcher banks on Sheffield Wednesday’s big-game mentality to be decisive against Sheffield United

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Jake Wright is looking forward to the derby: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: How a life-changing game of non-league football helped Jake Wright prepare for the Steel City derby

Sheffield United
Chris Wilder says his players are proud to represent Sheffield United: Robin Parker/Sportimage

Sheffield United: ‘My boys get what the derby is all about’

Sheffield United
Which team are going to be celebrating on Sunday?

DERBY PREDICTIONS: The Star's football writers attempt to call Sheffield Wednesday v Sheffield United

Sheffield United
The Steel City derby is back, this Sunday as Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United face off at Hillsborough

ONE day to go: Steel City Derby countdown as Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United prepare for battle.

Sheffield Wednesday 1
Ched Evans could start at Hillsborough tomorrow

Sheffield United: ‘We won’t take a backward step’ vows Chris Wilder, as his team gears-up for tomorrow’s showdown with Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield United

‘You get goosebumps just thinking about it’ - Boyhood Owl Rob Jones on captaining Sheffield Wednesday in a Steel City Derby

Sheffield Wednesday

Doncaster Rovers: Ferguson demands more aggression from John Marquis

Doncaster Rovers

No fighting: Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United fans warned to behave... by derby rival boxers

Sheffield Wednesday

Awkward: that moment when Sheffield Steelers have to share the same plane as the Giants of Belfast

Sheffield Steelers

David Simms on Sheffield Steelers: Why you’ve got to love this grumpy line

Sheffield Steelers

Steelers 8, Dundee Stars 2: Sheffield record fourth win in five games

Ice Hockey
Grace Clough with her Paralympics gold outside Sheffield Town Hall

Sheffield Rio rowing gold medallist Grace Clough competes for GB in Florida World Championships

Sheffield
Moving to Florida: Georgia Gayle in action for Great Britain

Sheffield Hatters’ young GB star Georgia Gayle moves to Florida as new guard Jen Ashton moves in

Sheffield Hatters
Stephen Horsfield

Two golds and a silver for Sheffield table tennis league star Stephen Horsfield in six nations veterans

Sport
Owlerton

Boozed Flame Owlerton nap tonight - plus cards for Sept 22 and 23

GrassRoots
Max Cook with the trophy. Photo -  Kerry Rawson

Max Cook wins British championship for Barnsley’s Wilson Racing Moto3 team

Sport
Brodie Litchfield celebrates with team mates after completing his hat-trick in Stocksbridge's 9-1 win

Stocksbridge Park Steels make it six unbeaten with 9-1 triumph

Non League
Handsworth Parramore defend a corner against FC United of Manchester. Photo -  Bob Westerdale

Handsworth Parramore earn FA Cup replay at FC United of Manchester but Penistone Church go out

Football

Non-League Football: Hallam held to cup replay as hero Fereday makes a Mark

Non League

Non-League Football: Hume’s off the mark as Club come from behind for Posh win

Non League

National women’s rugby union team of the year Barnsley celebrate with 65-7 victory

Barnsley

Rotherham karter Thomas Turner stays second in championship despite engine trouble

Sport
England's Captain Joe Root lifts the Investec Trophy

Cricket: Joe Root sensing ‘special’ Ashes series against Australia after second series win as England captain

Cricket
Joe Root in training

Final Test at Lords is crucial for Joe Root

Cricket
James Doyle scored 71 for Tickhill.

Tickhill relegated from ECB Yorkshire South Premier League

Cricket
Alex Gosney impressed with the ball as Doncaster Town got their hands on the Yorkshire Council Championship trophy.

South Yorkshire League: Doncaster Town close in on trophy double

Cricket

No regrets from Sheffield’s England captain Joe Root as declaration backfires and West Indies pull off sensational Test win at Headingley

Cricket

Danny Hall at Headingley: Familiarity in more ways than one as Joe Root brings his England to his home

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Sheffield’s Joe Root is ‘the best in the world’

Cricket

Cricket: Joe Root wants to see a ruthless England against West Indies on his return ‘home’

Cricket
Barry Middleton

Doncaster-born Barry Middleton stands down as England and Great Britain Hockey captain

Hockey
Hallam's Josh Parkinson makes another save against Oxton

Goal flurry as Sheffield Hallam return to winning ways

Hockey
Andrew Jackson scored Sheffield's only goal

Hockey round-up: Sheffield Hallam return empty-handed from Olton as old foe haunts them

Hockey
Adam Price

Hockey round-up: Mixed fortunes for Sheffield Hallam in league and cup

Hockey
Doncaster Hockey Club round-up

Mixed fortunes for Doncaster’s hockey men

Hockey
Capri, ridden by Ryan Moore, holds on to win the William Hill St Leger at Doncaster.

Doncaster’s crown jewel shines brightly, but the diamonds need a polish

Horse Racing
The rapidly-improving Defoe, one of the leading fancies, bidding to give jockey Andrea Atzeni his third St Leger triumph in the last four years. PHOTO BY: JULIAN HERBERT (courtesy of Newbury Racecourse)

Our racing analyst Richard Silverwood previews the 2017 St Leger and predicts his 1-2-3-4

Horse Racing
The rapidly-improving Defoe, one of the leading fancies, bidding to give jockey Andrea Atzeni his third St Leger triumph in the last four years.

It’s a St Leger to savour on Doncaster’s big sporting day out

Horse Racing

All eyes on the Ebor Festival as Yorkshire takes centre stage

Horse Racing

Horses to follow from a Goodwood week that struggled to stay glorious

Horse Racing

Goodwood and Ascot provide a glorious midsummer feast

Horse Racing
Jenny Blizard from Tickhill

Athletics: Rotherham Harries and Hallamshire chase honours in Manchester

Athletics
Alicia Barrett

Chesterfield’s Hallamshire Harriers athlete Alicia Barrett upbeat despite low-key World Championship performance

Athletics

6,000 mile trip for Sheffield and Chesterfield athletes

Athletics 2

BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

Sport
John Lane  - photo: Roberto Payne/Sportsbeat

Sheffield decathlete John Lane targets World University Games medal with ex-training partner Jessica Ennis-Hill the inspiration

Athletics
Bryony Page

Sheffield Olympic ace Bryony Page will bring up the rear in Rotherham parkrun to say thanks for Lottery support for sport

Athletics

Rio 2016 Olympic medalist Bryony Page to take part in Rotherham parkrun

Sport

Sheffield athletes aim to finish on a high note at Hendon

Athletics

Love means more than the Olympics to ex-international sprinter Kristie Edwards

News

Sheffield student Alicia races against world's best at London 2017

Athletics
Moving to Florida: Georgia Gayle in action for Great Britain

Sheffield Hatters’ young GB star Georgia Gayle moves to Florida as new guard Jen Ashton moves in

Sheffield Hatters

No fighting: Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United fans warned to behave... by derby rival boxers

Sheffield Wednesday

WIN: Tickets to Battle Of Britain ACB 70 cage fighting at Sheffield Arena this Saturday

Whats on
Billy Joe Saunders (right) and his son shake hands with Willie Monroe Jnr after the WBO World Middleweight Championship bout

Sheffield boxing: Who next for Billy Joe Saunders after Alvarez-Golovkin draw?

Boxing
Billy Joe: "I'm clean"

I don't take drugs: Billy Joe Saunders slams trolls - and praises Sheffield boxers fighting for 'peanuts'

Boxing
Jocky Wilson: raised in a Scottish orphanage

Jocky Wilson’s tragic tale is perfect game for Sheffield Crucible

Darts
Beau Greaves, pictured with Michael Van Gerwen.

Darts protege Beau Greaves scoops prize at Daily Mirror Pride of Sport Awards

Darts
The three youngest winners in senior leagues in Sheffield - left to right: Beau Greaves (11 years 1 month), Charlie Stocks (10  years 11 months), Owen Cubit (12 years 11 months)

Historic win for 10-year-old Sheffield darts player Charlie Stocks

Darts

BBC star Dan Walker calls on celebrity sporting pals to raise money for Children’s Hospital

News
Winner Matthew Fitzpatrick of England poses with the trophy after the final round of the Omega European Masters Golf Tournament in Crans Montana, Switzerland, Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017. (Alexandra Wey/Keystone via AP)

Swiss Bliss: Matt Fitzpatrick fights back to tick off his fourth European Tour title

Golf
Winner Matthew Fitzpatrick of England poses with the trophy after the final round of the Omega European Masters Golf Tournament in Crans Montana, Switzerland, Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017. (Alexandra Wey/Keystone via AP)

'Delighted!' Sheffield's Matt Fitzpatrick wins Omega European masters

Golf
Libby Kilbride of Dore and Totley at the American Golf Junior Championship

Dore and Totley golfer Libby Kilbride, 14, is third in national junior final

Golf
Doncaster's Josh Berry.

Doncaster Golf Club’s Josh Berry reaches final of American Golf Junior Championship

Golf
Nick Poppleton

Dramatic 45-feet shot for South Yorkshire golfer Nick

Golf

Sheffield golf: coaches attain PGA master pro status

Golf

Sheffield golf star Danny Willett ‘would consider surgery to solve his back problem’

Golf

Danny Willett knew Open winner Spieth was unlikely to repeat Masters meltdown

Golf

Sheffield golfer Danny Willett ‘still miles away from my best’ after final round 71 at The Open

Golf

The Open: Fitzpatrick slips off pace as Willett clings on

Golf
Sheffield Eagles' Mark Mexico. Picture: Andrew Roe

Sheffield Eagles: Mark Aston looks to the past as his side prepare for semi-final against Batley

Sheffield Eagles
Clive Griffiths

Doncaster Knights v Nottingham: Knights look to bounce back against Green and Whites

Doncaster Knights
Clive Griffiths

Doncaster Knights: Clive Griffiths reacts to derby defeat at Yorkshire Carnegie

Doncaster Knights
Clive Griffiths

Yorkshire Carnegie v Doncaster Knights: Carnegie still dangerous opponents - Griffiths

Doncaster Knights
Rotherham Titans

Rotherham Titans' skipper punished for abusing match official

Rugby Union

WIN: English Open Snooker 2017 final tickets and backstage tour

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Barry Hearn.

Yorkshire is snooker’s “global centre for our sport” claims Hearn, as Barnsley to host English Open

Snooker
Treeton Club, John Smith's Star Cup winners

Treeton Club are Sheffield snooker league’s champion of champions

Snooker

Glowing BBC tribute puts Sheffield, Crucible and snooker on world stage

Snooker
Sheffield Tigers' 'pocket rocket'  Lasse Bjerre. Picture: Marie Caley

Bumper crowd expected for Sheffield Tigers’ semi-final first leg at Owlerton Stadium

Sheffield Tigers
Flashback: Ryan Douglas leads Todd Kurtz ,Robert Lambert and Scott Nicholls in heat one of Sheffield Tigers clash with Newcastle last month

Speedway: Todd Kurtz faces race against time to be fit for Sheffield Tigers play-off duel

Speedway
Sheffield ace Nick Matthew . Picture: Steve Line

Squash: Nick Matthew aims to bow out in a blaze of glory

Squash
Nick Matthew won the world title for the the third time in his career in 2013

Watch: Three-time world squash champion Nick Matthew to retire at the end of the 2017/18 season

Squash
Nick Mathew with Academy members

Ex-World No 1 Nick Matthew out to turn Sheffield into the UK’s hub of squash

Squash
John Robertson squash coach at the Brampton Manor squash courts.

After 50 years coaching squash, Brampton man’s England career is taking off

Squash
Ellie Greenwood with all the medals she won at the two games

Rotherham swimmer Ellie Greenwood wins eight medals in World and British transplant games

Swimming

GOLD: Sheffield swimmer tops podium in World Championships in Budapest

News
Max Litchfield. Picture Scott Merrylees

Swimming: No loss of focus for Max Litchfield as he chases podium finish at World Championships

Swimming
Rosie Ruidin

Sheffield swimming aces go for gold in Hungary

Swimming