GFH Capital's takeover of Leeds United has taken a step closer. Two of the company's executives have been approved by the Football League, and will now become directors at Elland Road.
Hisham Alrayes and Salem Patel passed the league's owners and directors test.
Live sports action from the region's football teams today
Hundreds of cyclists and spectators descended on a former Halifax tip for a cycling event with a difference.
Melbourne Storm have regained Rugby League's World Club Challenge title after beating Leeds Rhinos 18-14.