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Harrogate work hard for victory

Harrogate CC were made to work hard for a four-wicket success at Acomb in ECB Yorkshire Premier League North.

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Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance in action.

Middlesex v Yorkshire: Poor batting cost us, admits Gale after Lord’s defeat

THE LONGEST day of the year certainly felt like it for Yorkshire, who suffered a taxing defeat at the home of cricket.

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Skipper Alex Lilley impressed in Beckwithshaw's win over Colton Institute. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Aire-Wharfe League: Beckwithshaw continue fine start to title defence

Defending champions Beckwithshaw’s march towards another Airedale & Wharfedale Division One title continued when they beat Colton Institute in comprehensive fashion.

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Harry Brook, pictured with former Yorkshire player and legendary Test umpire Dickie Bird.

Middlesex v Yorkshire: Harry Brook looks part at Lord’s but visitors struggle

SOME teenagers would be fazed by making their County Championship debut at the home of cricket.

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Ouseburn's Alex Heptinstall in action during Saturday's victory over Spofforth. Picture: Adrian Murray

Theakston Nidderdale League: Birstwith and Ouseburn continue to lead the way

Birstwith remain in pole position in Division One of the Theakston Nidderdale League after a five-wicket win over struggling Knaresborough Forest.

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Yorkshire bowler Ben Coad removed centurion Sam Robson early on the second day

Middlesex v Yorkshire (day two): Latest updates from County Championship match at Lord's

Yorkshire will be hoping for better fortune on their second day at Lord's after Middlesex piled up the runs in scorcher temperatures yesterday.
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Fast bowler Steve Patterson got Yorkshire on the board against Middlesex.

Yorkshire made to feel the heat at Lord’s by Middlesex

IT WAS hot enough in the ‘soft south’ yesterday for a Yorkshireman to think about taking off his coat, or at least loosening the scarf around his neck.

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Harry Stothard sends one to the boundary on his way to a century against Clifton Alliance. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Stothard hits ton as ‘Gate claim Alliance success

A stunning unbeaten century from Harry Stothard propelled Harrogate CC to an 111-run victory over Clifton Alliance.

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One for the future: Batsman Harry Brook, pictured with Dickie Bird, has impressed with the Seconds and is with the Yorkshire squad for tomorrows Championship match at Lords. (Picture: Yorkshire CCC)

Enjoyment is key for Yorkshire new boy Harry Brook as he looks to follow Joe Root example

Newly-contracted Yorkshire batsman Harry Brook has said that he feels no pressure to become ‘the next Joe Root’ following his signing as a junior professional last week.

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Tom Stanley was among the wickets for Burton Leonard, but was unable to save his side from defeat at Goldsborough. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Theakston Nidderdale League: Burton sunk by Goldsborough

Burton Leonard missed out on the chance to go second in Division One of the Theakston Nidderdale League when they lost out to Goldsborough.

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Yorkshire CCC's Ryan Sidebottom

Yorkshire ace Sidebottom’s charity aim

After an injury-hit start to 2017, Ryan Sidebottom’s swansong season is finally up and running, yet it is not just on the pitch that the Yorkshire cricketer has big plans.

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Yorkshire celebrate victory at Taunton.

Yorkshire pull off battling victory at Taunton

IT WAS a day that summed up why Yorkshire have been the strongest side in County Championship cricket in recent years and why Somerset are facing a relegation fight.

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Ryan Sidebottom

Ryan Sidebottom is scourge of Somerset as Yorkshire secure narrow win

Ryan Sidebottom finished with match figures of eight for 115 as Yorkshire pulled off a nerve-tingling three-run Specsavers County Championship win over Somerset at Taunton.

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Harrogate CC suffered a weekend of frustration. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Weekend of frustration for ‘Gate

Harrogate CC endured a frustrating weekend, losing ground at the top of ECB Yorkshire Premier League North before exiting the T20 Blast competition.

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Ryan Sidebottom

Somerset v Yorkshire - As It Happened: How Yorkshire secured vital Championship win

YORKSHIRE need six wickets to clinch victory over Taunton as they enter the fourth and final day’s play against hosts Somerset.

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Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance watches the ball carefully during an innings of 98 not out against Somerset at Taunton yesterday (Picture: John Heald).

Somerset v Yorkshire (day 3): Captain Gary Ballance adds to his case for England Test recall

YORKSHIRE admit that they took a risk in appointing Gary Ballance as captain considering there is always a chance that he could be recalled by England.

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Steve Patterson is congratulated for taking the wicket of Andrew Hildreth on day two. Picture: John Heald

Chris Waters: Ryan Sidebottom’s ‘farewell tour’ anything but an exercise in going through motions

THE milestones keep coming for Ryan Sidebottom.

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LIVE: Somerset v Yorkshire - As it Happened on Day One at Taunton

RYAN SIDEBOTTOM struck with three late wickets at Taunton to put the visitors in control against hosts Somerset at the end of day one.

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Andrew Gale, right, and PEter Handscomb are quests on this week's show.

Podcast - CricketTalk: Yorkshire begin ‘mini-season’ as pursuit of silverware intensifies

YORKSHIRE head into a hectic schedule of games over the next four weeks or so, as they look to combine a run for a one-day Lord’s final while strengthening their attempt to reclaim the County Championship crown.

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Jason Gillespie spent five years as Yorkshire's first-team coach.

‘Never say never’ - Jason Gillespie on possible future Yorkshire return

Jason Gillespie has admitted “you never say never” when asked about the possibility of rejoining Yorkshire in the future.

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