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Athletics: Sheffield’s Bronte Jones is medal contender

The English u17 and u15 Championships take place at Bedford tomorrow and Sunday.

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Great Britain's Jessica Ennis-Hill completes the 800m and claims a silver medal in the Women's Heptathlon at the Olympic Stadium on the eighth day of the Rio Olympics Games, Brazil.

Olympics Comment: Jessica Ennis-Hill’s Rio performance was top-drawer

Make no mistake, Jessica Ennis-Hill’s silver medal performance in Rio was one of her finest.

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Retirement looms for Sheffield's Jessica Ennis-Hill

It was not the walk off into the sunset that she would have wanted but Jessica Ennis-Hill admits that retirement is the likeliest outcome after her Olympic silver medal in Rio on Saturday night.

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Jess celebrates Olympic silver

Olympic silver could prove a fitting curtain call for Sheffield's Golden Girl, Jessica Ennis-Hill

Jessica Ennis-Hill wrapped herself in the British flag and smiled that familiar smile into a flurry of flashbulbs. It was almost like 2012 again. Almost.

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Silver in Rio for Sheffield super mum Jessica Ennis Hill

360 PHOTO: Super mum Jessica Ennis-Hill is still our golden girl after silver in Rio

Super mum Jessica Ennis-Hill is still our golden girl despite silver in the heptathlon at the Rio Olympics, writes Graham Walker.
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Farewell Jess?

Retirement looms for Jessica Ennis-Hill

It was not the walk off into the sunset that she would have wanted but Jessica Ennis-Hill admits that retirement is the likeliest outcome after her Olympic silver medal in Rio on Saturday night.
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Luke Cutts

Rio 2016: Luke Cutts set for qualification stage in pole vault

City of Sheffield and Dearne pole vaulter Luke Cutts competes in his first Olympic Games when he lines up in the qualifying pool on Saturday.

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Jessica Ennis-Hill

Rio 2016: Not perfect but Jessica Ennis-Hill leads Olympic heptathlon after day one

Leading from the front at another Olympic Games, Jessica Ennis-Hill is proving yet again that she is a true championship performer.
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The British Men's Team Pursuit cyclists on their way to gold in Rio

Rio 2016: Barnsley's Ed Clancy wins third Olympic gold - and a new world record - in Men's Team Pursuit

Ed Clancy stormed to his third Olympic gold in Rio last night - and claimed it was the best of the lot.
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Bryony Page celebrates with her Olympic silver medal

Rio 2016: No one more surprised than Sheffield-based Bryony Page at Olympic silver medal triumph

Bryony Page surprised even herself as she produced the routine of her life to secure an incredible Olympic trampolining silver medal in Rio.

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Rio 2016: Jessica Ennis-Hill slips to third after two events in defence of heptathlon title in Rio

Sheffield's Jessica Ennis-Hill made a solid start to the defence of her Olympic heptathlon title in Rio today, winning her 100m hurdles heat - before finishing third in the high jump.

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Danny Willett breathes a sigh of frustration as he walks off a green in Rio

Rio 2016: Danny Willett has work to do to stay in contention for Olympic golf medal

Danny Willett admits he needs to buck his ideas up if he is to challenge for a historic Olympic gold medal in Rio.
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Sheffield-based Bryony Page beams with pride after claiming Olympic silver in Rio

Rio 2016: Sheffield-based Bryony Page wins Britain's first ever Olympic trampolining medal

Sheffield-based Bryony Page was a surprise winner of a silver medal in the trampoline at the Rio Olympics.
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Ennis-Hill in flight

Olympic prediction: how Jessica Ennis-Hill beats Katarina Johnson-Thompson

The women’s heptathlon is one of the most eagerly awaited event of the Olympic Games, bringing together superstars Jessica Ennis-Hill and Katarina Johnson-Thompson.

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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Jessica Ennis-Hill can strike gold in Rio, says Kelly Holmes

Olympic legend Dame Kelly Holmes is tipping Sheffield's own golden girl Jessica Ennis-Hill to retain her heptathlon crown in Rio this weekend.

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Jessica Ennis-Hill

No excuses: Sheffield's Jessica Ennis-Hill collects silver - and ponders whether to quit

A tearful Jessica Ennis-Hill admitted she faced a tough decision over her future after claiming heptathlon silver at the Rio Olympics.
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Jessica Ennis-Hill

How the Rio 2016 heptathlon ended for Jessica Ennis-Hill and team-mate Katarina Johnson-Thompson

Jessica Ennis-Hill had to settle for heptathlon silver at the Rio Olympics as Belgium's Nafissatou Thiam took her title. Katarina Johnson-Thompson fell out of medal contention to finish sixth.
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Ennis-Hill in Rio

Sheffield's Jessica Ennis-Hill faces another Olympic fight of her life today

Jessica Ennis-Hill was braced for a battle for gold as she finished the first day of the heptathlon in Rio firmly on track to retain her Olympic title.
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Jessica Ennis-Hill.

Jessica Ennis-Hill should not be judged on London 2012 prime, says coach

Jessica Ennis-Hill’s coach says it is unfair to judge the heptathlete by her London 2012 prime, now that she is older and a mum.

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Athletics: City of Sheffield and Dearne have to settle for sixth spot

A badly weakened team saw City of Sheffield and Dearne finished sixth in the final match of the British League (Premier Division) at Hendon on Saturday.

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