Hull City boss Steve Bruce has been nominated for the npower Championship Manager of the Month Award for December, after five wins and a draw saw the Tigers climb into the automatic promotion places.
On Saturday at the KC Hull face Sheffield Wednesday, who are in the relegation zone at the other end of the table, but Bruce knows it might not be easy.
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.