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‘Gate face Bank-Holiday double-header

Harrogate CC have a tricky Bank Holiday weekend double-header to negotiate as they look to continue their fine start to 2017.

Craig Robinson hit a half-century for Birstwith during Saturday's victory over Burton Leonard. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Theakston Nidderdale League: Birstwith win battle of top two

Birstwith emerged triumphant from the battle of Theakston Nidderdale League Division One’s top two.

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Ryan Sidebottom and Jack Brooks leading the attack for Yorkshire

Roses recap: Lancashire v Yorkshire - Peter Handscomb strikes century in Old Trafford draw

Yorkshire were unable to manufacture a win against Lancashire on the final day of the Roses battle at Old Trafford on Monday.

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Alex Lilley was in fine form for Beckwithshaw against Rawdon, but his side were thwarted by bad weather

Aire-Wharfe League: Beckwithshaw denied by rain

There was frustration for Airedale & Wharfedale Division One leaders Beckwithshaw as bad weather denied them what looked a certain victory over Rawdon.

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Harrogate CC captain George Ross showed good form with the bat to help lead his side to two victories in the space of 24 hours. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Double delight for high-flying Roosters

Harrogate CC continued their superb start to the 2017 season with two wins in as many days at the weekend.

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Jack Brooks

Lancashire v Yorkshire (day 3): Bowler Jack Brooks savours his feats with bat

FAST bowler Jack Brooks scored his maiden century yesterday but Shivnarine Chanderpauls’ 129th career ton left the Roses game at Old Trafford destined to finish as a draw.

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Jack Leaning scored a century on day two (Photo: PA)

RECAP: Lancashire v Yorkshire - Jack Brooks and Shiv Chanderpaul hit centuries on day three

Yorkshire were frustrated by Shivnarine Chanderpaul's century as the rain-hit Roses battle at Old Trafford looked destined to finish in a draw.
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Jack Leaning scored a half century for Yorkshire on day one at Old Trafford

RECAP: Lancashire v Yorkshire (day two) - Jack Leaning and Jack Brooks hit big scores to put White Rose in control

Jack Leaning and Jack Brooks produced a remarkable partnership to put Yorkshire firmly on top of the Roses battle in the County Championship.
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Yorkshire's Gary Ballance.

Lancashire v Yorkshire - Gary Ballance and Jack Leaning lead Roses recovery at Old Trafford

Lancashire and England are sweating on the fitness of Jimmy Anderson after he pulled up with a groin injury during the early stages of the Roses match at Emirates Old Trafford.

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Ryan Sidebottom and Jack Brooks return from injury for Yorkshire

Lancashire v Yorkshire: How the first day unfolded at the Roses County Championship clash at Old Trafford

Lancashire and England are sweating on the fitness of Jimmy Anderson after he pulled up with a groin injury early in the Roses match at Emirates Old Trafford.

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LIVE: Yorkshire Vikings v Leicestershire - How hosts clinched Royal London Cup victory at Headingley

YORKSHIRE take on Leicestershire at Headingley today knowing a win could see them possibly bypass the last eight of the Royal London Cup and go straight into the semi-finals.

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Ross Sedgley hit a huge ton as Beckwithshaw recorded a convincing victory over Ilkley

Airedale & Wharfedale League: Sedgley century fires Beckwithshaw to victory

A stunning century from Ross Sedgley saw Airedale & Wharfedale League Division One leaders Beckwithshaw record a fourth straight victory when they beat Ilkley by 98 runs.

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Rising star: Matthew Waite, pictured celebrating taking a wicket against Derbyshire, has impressed for Yorkshire in one-dayers. (Picture:

Yorkshire v Leicestershire: Tim Bresnan credited with the evolution of Matthew Waite

MATTHEW WAITE has hailed the help given to him by Yorkshire’s England players and cited Tim Bresnan as a particular role model as he makes his way in the county’s first team.

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Ouseburn's Sam Parker hit a half-century to help his side back to winning ways

Theakston Nidderdale League: Five-star Wilks helps Goldsborough crush Spofforth

Kev Wilks took five wickets for the cost of just eight runs as Goldsborough claimed a third win of the season when they crushed Spofforth in the top flight of the Theakston Nidderdale League.

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Harrogate CC's Jack Potticary was in scintillating form with the bat at Woodhouse Grange.  Picture: Caught Light Photography

In-form Harrogate go top of the pile after victory at Grange

Harrogate CC climbed to the top of ECB Yorkshire Premier League North standings after breezing past Woodhouse Grange.

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As it Happened - Yorkshire defeated but still qualify for Royal London Cup knockout stages

YORKSHIRE VIKINGS fell to a five-wicket defeat against Warwickshire Bears in the Royal London Cup, but their qualification for the knockout stages was still confirmed.

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Yorkshire's Gary Ballance hits out.

The Verdict: Gary Ballance making case for England recall after leading Yorkshire to victory

IT WAS not so long ago that Gary Ballance was branded “unselectable” as an England player.

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Yorkshire all-rounder David Willey returns to his former county this afternoon

LIVE: Northants Steelbacks v Yorkshire Vikings: How Yorkshire claimed victory in Royal London Cup

Gary Ballance made a perfectly-paced 152 not out to steer Yorkshire towards the knockout stage of the Royal London Cup with a mighty 164-run win over Northamptonshire at Wantage Road.

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Chris Eckford struck a half-century for Dacre Banks against Ripley. Picture: Adrian Murray

Theakston Nidderdale League: Crompton and Thirkell shine in Burton’s success over champions

Ouseburn’s hopes of defending their Theakston Nidderdale League title suffered another blow when they lost for the second week in succession, going down by 25 runs against Burton Leonard.

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Collingham & Linton's Toby Jacklin took five wickets against Burley-in-Wharfedale. Picture: Adrian Murray

Airedale & Wharfedale League: Bilton see off Otley

Bilton managed to defend a total of 153 as they overcame Otley in Division One of the Airedale & Wharfedale League, ending up victorious by 25 runs.

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