There were moving scenes today as more than 1,000 people lined the streets of Halifax to pay their last respects to the Keighley Cougars and Wales rugby league star Danny Jones.
Today his widow Lizzie cradled their five month old twins as she led the mourners at her husband's funeral.
The sport came together to honour the 29 year old who suffered a cardiac arrest just minutes into a game earlier this month.
John Shires reports:
A shop assistant has been praised today by both police and the public after she rugby-tackled a thief to the ground before making a citizen's arrest.
Fearless Josie Crossland's public-spirited actions in Barnsley town centre were captured on a mobile phone and the footage has since gone viral on social media.
But Josie said today she was just doing her public duty and doesn't want to be called a hero.
David Hirst reports:
Yorkshire head coach Jason Gillespie has confirmed he has held talks with the ECB about the vacant England job.
The former Australian fast bowler, who won coached the Tykes to the County Championship last season, is the favourite to land the job after England director of cricket Andrew Strauss confirmed he was being considered.
Mansfield Town have re-signed striker Matt Green.
The 28-year-old has signed a permanent deal to return to One Call Stadium.
The Stags have also signed left-back Malvind Benning on a free transfer.
Former Leeds United player James Milner has been appointed the Chancellor of Leeds Children's University.
He took part in a training session and Q&A at Leeds Trinity University today.
Police searching for a missing woman from Nottinghamshire have found her car near Whitby Abbey.
Kathryn Summers, 42, was last seen at her parents' address on 18 May.
Officers say they are growing concerned for her safety and are urging anyone who has seen Kathryn or has any information regarding her whereabouts to get in touch as soon as possible.
Kathryn is described as around five feet tall with shoulder-length, curly brown hair. She often wears glasses and has quite a pale complexion. She was last seen wearing a purple jacket, black trousers and black walking boots.
Leeds Rhinos have announced the signing of Huddersfield Giants forward Anthony Mullally, 23, on a three year contract from the 2016 season.
Originally from Widnes, he came through the academy at his hometown club and made his debut aged 17. He moved to Brisbane Broncos. but returned to Widnes in 2012, winning promotion to the Super League. He joined Huddersfield Giants in 2013.
Kyle Edmund from East Yorkshire has qualified for the first round of the French Open.
He negotiated several qualifying rounds, finally beating A.Menendez-Maceiras 6-1, 6-4 to secure his place in the first round.
He could potentially face Scot Andy Murray in the first round.