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Rhinos Finish Dismal Season with a Whimper

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Image Credit: [Stephen Gaunt/ Touchlinepics] A disappointing end to the season as Leeds Rhinos lose 16-17 to Toronto Wolfpack. On a dreary Friday evening, Leeds Rhinos brought the curtain down on a disappointing season with a one-point defeat to Canadian outfit Toronto Wolfpack. Gareth O’Brien’s 76th minute drop goal condemned … Read More

A Freshers Guide to Sport in Leeds

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Image Credit [Flickr] Leeds United                 Leeds United are one of England’s historic football clubs, enjoying trophy-laden success in the 1960s and 70s under Don Revie. In recent times, the Whites have suffered a well-documented decline – falling out of the top-flight in … Read More

Leeds – the Place to Be for Live Sport

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Leeds is undoubtedly one of the best cities in the country for watching great live sport. Here, The Gryphon takes a brief look at four of Leeds’ most successful sporting teams. The most successful county cricket side of all time, with 33 titles since winning their first in 1893. The team, also … Read More

Rhinos Look to Charge up the Table

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Leeds Rhinos finally got off the mark in the 2016 Super League side with a hard-fought 20-16 win against Huddersfield Giants. The two sides came into this match propping up the division, which was surprising given that they had finished the 2015 Super 8s campaign in first and third respectively. … Read More

Rhinos’ Rocky Start Continues

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LEEDS Rhinos’ title defence is not going to plan. Following their narrow 10-12 defeat against Warrington Wolves at Headingley, they headed to Widnes hoping to get some points on the board. However, their opponents had other ideas, playing like men possessed and running in ten tries to leave players and fans … Read More

Headingley cricket and rugby stadium to be extended

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NEW development plans to extend Headingley stadium have been revealed. The iconic West Yorkshire sports ground, home to Leeds Rhinos and Yorkshire County Cricket Club, will undergo a £50 million development project in order to increase stadia capacity. Improvements to the ground will see the construction of a new South … Read More

Kiwis Come to Town in Sporting Spectacular

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Imprinted on the wall of the Rhinos Locker room is a mission statement that perfectly sums up the mindset of the club. ‘Win or lose, in lean times or on the crest of success, the Headingley Club seldom deviate from their long-established policy of playing open and attractive rugby’. It … Read More

Professional Sport Live in Leeds

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LEEDS has much more to offer than just great university sport. The city is also home to some of the finest elite and professional sport in the country. All worth taking in during your time in this vibrant sporting community. Leeds United are one of the most well-supported football clubs in … Read More

Leeds Rhinos stampede their way to Challenge Cup Victory

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Yesterday’s Challenge Cup Final between favourites, Leeds Rhinos and underdogs, Hull KR was not quite the ‘David and Goliath’ story that the fans and pundits had been hoping for in the lead up to the match. In reality, it was a 50-0 destruction whereby Leeds proved themselves to be the … Read More

Sport | Leeds Rhinos end fifteen year wait for Challenge Cup success

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Leeds Rhinos finally eclipsed their dismal record in Challenge Cup finals by overcoming Castleford Tigers 23-10 in a breath taking all-Yorkshire final at Wembley on Saturday. Ryan Hall produced a sterling display to once again demonstrate why he is regarded by many as being the best winger on the planet. … Read More