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New Huddersfield coach Paul Anderson admitted his team face a crisis of confidence after watching their dismal run continue with a 35-14 home Super League defeat by Wakefield yesterday.

Farzana Ahmed is jointly charged with murdering her daughter

I lied to police in fear of husband, says Shafilea's mother

A woman accused of murdering her daughter because she brought shame on the family told a jury yesterday that she had lied to police because she was "frightened" of her husband who she said would beat her.

Shafilea Ahmed's parents have been charged with her murder

Mother 'saw husband slap Shafilea Ahmed'

A mother accused of murdering her daughter because she brought shame on the family has admitted for the first time that she realised her husband had “probably killed” the teenager just one week after she went missing, a court heard today.

The Sports Matrix: Monday 16 July 2012

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Warrington centre Chris Bridge tests the Huddersfield defence

Briers' skills send hungry Wolves back to Wembley

Warrington 33 Huddersfield 6

She was lying, says accused Shafilea Ahmed father

A father accused of murdering his “Westernised” daughter told a jury today she was lying when she complained of violence and being forced into marriage.

Shafilea Ahmed’s father denies violence

A father accused of murdering his daughter because she brought shame on the family has denied being a “domineering and violent man” and called into question his wife's “mental state”, a court heard today.

Shafilea Ahmed’s father denies murder after wife changes story

A father accused of murdering his daughter because he believed she had brought shame on his family broke down in court today as he denied the charge.

McGoldrick pulled in on pushing charge

Hull's new signing Ryan McGoldrick has been accused of pushing referee Tim Roby during his debut. The Australian utility back, who went into the Hull side within hours of joining from Castleford last Friday, has been charged by the Rugby Football League's match-review panel of making deliberate physical contact with Roby during his side's 21-6 defeat at Headingley. McGoldrick was seen pushing Roby out of the way as he attempted to make a tackle early in the second half.

Shafilea Ahmed's sister stands by statement

Shafilea Ahmed's sister has told a jury that her parents played no part in the teenager's death.

I was not beaten, says Shafilea Ahmed's sister

Shafilea Ahmed's sister has denied telling a friend she was beaten by her parents and they threatened to kill her.

Round-up: Huby pounces for Tigers to turn tables and bring end to Salford's winning streak

Salford's winning run ended at three matches as they were pipped at the post by Castleford yesterday. The in-form City Reds were on their way to their fourth victory when Sean Gleeson's try made it 30-22 with time running out.

Man held over theft of memorial plaque to children killed by IRA bomb

A man has been arrested over the theft of a memorial to two children killed by an IRA bomb, police said.

Briers puts champions deeper in trouble

Warrington 37 Leeds 18

I want justice for Shafilea Ahmed, says her sister

The sister of Shafilea Ahmed told a court today that she broke her seven-year silence about the murder because she could not "go back to her grave" until she got justice for the teenager.

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