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Natwest T20 Blast permutations: What Yorkshire Vikings need to happen to qualify for quarter-finals

Yorkshire Vikings face a nervous evening on Friday as they wait to find out whether they will qualify for the Natwest T20 Blast quarter-finals.
Yorkshire Cricket
Leah Galton scored 48 goals in three seasons at Hofstra University

Yorkshire duo head Stateside to impress England

WHEN the names of Harrogate’s Rachel Daly and Leah Galton were broadcast during an American selection draft early last year, it proved something of a watershed moment.

Football
Sessay captain Mark Wilkie, who scored 66 and took a hat-trick in the quarter-finals win on Sunday (Photo: Caught Light Photography)

National Village Cup holders Sessay advance to semi-finals courtesy of captain heroics

Sessay are one step away from a return to the Home of Cricket – 12 months after winning the National Village Cup at Lord’s.

Local Cricket
Knaresborough superbikes rider Dan Linfoot

British Superbikes: Dan Linfoot disappointed despite getting off mark for 2017 at Brands Hatch

Dan Linfoot clinched his first podium of the British Superbikes calendar at Brands Hatch but was left frustrated his weekend’s work had not heralded more.

Sport
Kallen Bond and George Ross embrace after the overseas ace took a wicket on Saturday (Photo: Caught Light Photography)

007-for! Harrogate CC skipper hails Shane Warne-like spell by overseas ace Bond in Yorkshire League North

Harrogate captain George Ross likened a mesmeric spell of bowling from overseas star Kallen Bond to Australian great Shane Warne following Saturday’s thrilling win over Easingwold.

Local Cricket
Jurgen Melzer

Aegon Ilkley Trophy: Former Wimbledon doubles champion Jurgen Melzer confirmed in men's line up

Former world No. 8 and Wimbledon doubles champion Jurgen Melzer has been confirmed in the men's singles draw at the Aegon Ilkley Trophy later this month.
Sport
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.

Yorkshire Cricket
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.

Cricket
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.
Yorkshire Cricket
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.
Yorkshire Cricket
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.

Yorkshire Cricket
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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.

Yorkshire Cricket
Jack Laugher has won individual gold medals in Windsor and Beijing in this year's FINA Diving World Series

Jack Laugher produces brilliant score to win second gold in 2017 FINA Diving World Series

Double Olympic medallist Jack Laugher won his second individual gold of the 2017 FINA Diving World Series with victory at the final leg in Windsor, Canada.

Diving
Rachel Daly celebrates scoring for England on her international debut in 2016

WATCH: England footballer Rachel Daly wins goal award for sublime strike for Houston Dash

Harrogate footballer Rachel Daly has put the disappointment of missing out on England's European Championships squad to one side - in the only way she knows how.
Football
Jonny Tattersall batting for Yorkshire 2nds

Yorkshire CCC offer second chance to Harrogate batsman Jonny Tattersall

Former England U19s vice captain Jonny Tattersall has received a second chance to cut his cloth at Yorkshire CCC.
Cricket
Jack Laugher and Chris Mears

More medal joy for Laugher

Harrogate-born, Ripon-educated Jack Laugher has won another silver medal alongside Chris Mears in the Diving World Series.

Diving
Jack Laugher and Chris Mears won gold in the 3m synchro at the Rio Olympics (Photo: PA)

Jack Laugher and Chris Mears continue silver streak in Diving World Series

Olympic champions Jack Laugher and Chris Mears claimed a second consecutive silver medal together in the Diving World Series.

Diving
Lizzie Deignan

Lizzie Deignan excited to return for 2017 Women's Tour de Yorkshire

Lizzie Deignan has committed her return to this year's Tour de Yorkshire.
Cycling
Yorkshire's Adam Lyth.
 Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leading man: Adam Lyth happy to lead from the top and the front for beloved Yorkshire

There is a rich history of left-handed batsman spearheading Yorkshire to honours.

Cricket

Video: Yorkshire’s Tim Bresnan takes the positives despite Lord’s dismay

TIM BRESNAN believes Yorkshire’s squad can take heart from a gutsy performance after the County Championship title slipped through their hands on a dramatic final day at Lord’s.

Cricket
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