Selection headache looming as Yorkshire are boosted by Gary Ballance century

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7:59pm Sunday 20th April 2014

By Graham Hardcastle

Yorkshire paceman Jack Brooks firing up to face old club Northamptonshire

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:12am Saturday 19th April 2014

YORKSHIRE captain Andrew Gale has described Jack Brooks as “a real asset” to the county as the fast bowler prepares to face his old club Northamptonshire in the LV= County Championship at Headingley tomorrow.

Paul Farbrace in frame for England Test coaching role

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:34am Saturday 19th April 2014

Former Yorkshire second XI coach Paul Farbrace is set to sensationally quit Sri Lanka to be part of England's new coaching team, which will be announced today.

Yorkshire's Andrew Gale helps to unleash Liam Plunkett

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

8:30am Friday 18th April 2014

YORKSHIRE’S Andrew Gale has been studying Michael Clarke’s captaincy in a bid to help him get the best out of fast bowler Liam Plunkett.

Room for improvement as Yorkshire begin with drab draw

York Press: HALF-CENTURY: Yorkshire's Adam Lyth

6:33pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

JASON GILLESPIE says there is room for improvement in both batting and bowling for his Yorkshire side after their opening round LV= County Championship draw against Somerset at Taunton.

Somerset v Yorkshire - Day 4, tea

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3:50pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Yorkshire lost the wickets of openers Alex Lees and Adam Lyth as well as captain Andrew Gale this afternoon, but their departures have not affected the county’s chances of securing a draw against Somerset at Taunton.

Yorkshire captain declines Marcus Trescothick's run-chase request

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11:50am Wednesday 16th April 2014

YORKSHIRE captain Andrew Gale last night revealed he declined an approach from Somerset’s Marcus Trescothick to set up a day-four run-chase in the opening LV= County Championship match at Taunton, which finishes today.

Adil Rashid hits century as Yorkshire take control of County Championship clash against Somerset

York Press: LATE WICKETS: Yorkshire seamer Liam Plunkett

7:11pm Monday 14th April 2014

ADIL RASHID gave the England selectors an early nudge with a century for Yorkshire as they retained the initiative in their opening LV= County Championship match against Somerset during day two at Taunton.

Yorkshire get off to flying start to County Championship campaign at Somerset

York Press: Adam Lyth, pictured, is in direct competition with Alex Lees for a place in the Yorkshire starting XI

8:09pm Sunday 13th April 2014

YORKSHIRE seized the early initiative in their opening LV= County Championship match against Somerset after a commanding batting display at Taunton underpinned by Adam Lyth, Gary Ballance and Adil Rashid.

Yorkshire's Liam Plunkett issues warning on Somerset

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

1:18pm Saturday 12th April 2014

LIAM PLUNKETT says Yorkshire must be wary of a Somerset side out to prove a point as the LV= County Championship division one season starts for both teams at Taunton tomorrow.

Gillespie: Hodd’s ready to take on Yorkshire wicketkeeping role

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:54am Friday 11th April 2014

YORKSHIRE coach Jason Gillespie has given his full backing to wicketkeeper Andy Hodd as the former Sussex gloveman prepares to deputise for the injured Jonny Bairstow in the opening games of the LV= Division One season.

Yorkshire tipped for LV= County Championship title glory

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

10:26am Friday 11th April 2014

Yorkshire are many people’s favourites to win the LV= County Championship title this summer.

As Alex Lees hits form, Kane aims to make his mark for Yorkshire against Northamptonshire

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:57am Thursday 10th April 2014

ALEX LEES warmed up for the start of LV= Division One season on Sunday by hitting an outstanding century against Northamptonshire on the second day of Yorkshire’s practice match at Wantage Road.

Northants v Yorkshire - lunch report

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

2:19pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Alex Lees produced an early-season batting master-class at Wantage Road this morning, scoring a century in only 91 balls to send Gary Ballance’s side into lunch on 147-2 after Northants had declared on their overnight 283-5.

England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow suffers injury scare in Yorkshire friendly

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:28am Wednesday 9th April 2014

JONNY BAIRSTOW’S hopes of retaining his berth as England’s wicketkeeper may have suffered a blow when he injured a finger in a three-day practice match at Northamptonshire.

Yorkshire's Joe Root approaching fitness

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:50am Tuesday 8th April 2014

JOE ROOT could be back in the nets by the end of this week after breaking his right thumb in eight places on England duty last month.

Yorkshire and England ace Joe Root signs new contract at Headingley

York Press: Joe Root celebrates after scoring a double century against Derbyshire at the start of last season

9:56am Monday 7th April 2014

YORKSHIRE and England batsman Joe Root has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him at Headingley until at least December 2016.

Jack Brooks homes in on title key for Yorkshire

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:33am Saturday 5th April 2014

JACK BROOKS believes the key to Yorkshire’s hopes of winning the LV= County Championship title could rest with their record at Headingley.

Yorkshire coach backing Jonny Bairstow for an England place

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:45am Friday 4th April 2014

JASON GILLESPIE says one of Jonny Bairstow’s rivals for the England Test wicketkeeper’s spot is going to have to pull a rabbit out of the hat to usurp him for the opening Test against Sri Lanka in June.

Gary Ballance in fine form for Yorkshire

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

12:01pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

GARY BALLANCE is confident of retaining his place in England’s Test team for June’s home series against Sri Lanka after starting the summer with a bang for Yorkshire yesterday.

Yorkshire v MCC Universities - tea day 2

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

3:12pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Gary Ballance has picked up this season where he left the last one having scored a hundred on day two of Yorkshire’s three-day friendly against Leeds/Bradford MCC Universities.

Flying start for Yorkshire's bowling attack

York Press: Yorkshire's Liam Plunkett celebrates with Jack Brooks after taking the wicket of Leeds/Bradford's Daniel YoungPicture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com

7:20pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

YORKSHIRE’S bowlers started the season with a polished performance against a Leeds/Bradford MCC Universities side who have caused the county problems in previous years.

Patience the key for Yorkshire bowlers in Headingley season opener

York Press: Yorkshire bowler Jack Brooks in action against Leeds/Bradford students

4:36pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Yorkshire’s bowlers were forced to remain patient this afternoon as Leeds/Bradford captain Will Vanderspar passed 50 to fashion some kind of recovery from 30-4.

Flying start to 2014 season for Yorkshire

York Press: STILL GOING STRONG: Ryan Sidebottom

1:31pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

RYAN Sidebottom struck with the third ball of the season as Yorkshire made a flying start against Leeds/Bradford MCC Universities at Headingley today.

Coach Richard Dawson back at Yorkshire

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

12:15pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

RICHARD DAWSON is back at Yorkshire and looking forward to maintaining the standards set by his predecessor as the club’s second-team coach, Paul Farbrace.

Yorkshire skipper Andrew Gale sits out friendly

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:18am Monday 31st March 2014

YORKSHIRE captain Andrew Gale will miss tomorrow’s three-day Universities friendly against Leeds/Bradford as he battles to be fit for the start of the LV= County Championship a week on Sunday.

Home and away lift for Tykes

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

1:33pm Saturday 29th March 2014

MARTYN MOXON expects Yorkshire to have had the ideal preparation for the new county season when they begin competitive action in the LV= County Championship against Somerset at Taunton on April 13.

Jonny Bairstow all set to impress

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

9:36am Thursday 27th March 2014

ANDREW GALE expects York’s Jonny Bairstow to make a flying start to the forthcoming county season after a frustrating winter with England.

T20 boost for touring Tykes

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

12:08pm Monday 24th March 2014

YORKSHIRE enjoyed a successful weekend of Twenty20 cricket in Colombo, winning their four-match series against a Sri Lanka Development side 3-1.

Yorkshire's Joe Root targets Lord’s for his comeback

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:43am Thursday 20th March 2014

JOE ROOT is targeting Yorkshire's LV= County Championship match against Middlesex at Lord's for his return from a broken right thumb.

Lord’s prayer for Yorkshire bowler Steve Patterson

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

12:13pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

STEVE PATTERSON has revealed a desire to play in a Lord’s final is fuelling his ambition to figure in more limited overs cricket for Yorkshire this summer.

Kane Williamson tipped to shine on World T20 stage

York Press: Kane Williamson checks in at Headingley

12:44pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

KANE WILLIAMSON could arrive at Yorkshire feeling on top of the world, according to first-team coach Jason Gillespie.

Andrew Gale awaits Yorkshire's curveball path

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12:20pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

ANDREW GALE expects to be thrown a curve ball during Yorkshire’s pre-season tour of Sri Lanka with regards to team selection ahead of next month’s LV= County Championship opener against Somerset.

Yorkshire skipper Andrew Gale in pressure push

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

12:18pm Thursday 13th March 2014

ANDREW GALE wants to see his Yorkshire players put under pressure during their two-week tour of Sri Lanka, which started yesterday.

Yorkshire all-rounder Will Rhodes in senior bid

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

1:17pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

ENGLAND Under-19s captain Will Rhodes is hopeful an impressive showing in the ICC World Cup can boost his case as he aims to play more cricket for Yorkshire.

Injury rules Yorkshire's Joe Root out for six weeks

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

1:14pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

YORKSHIRE expect Joe Root to be out of action for around six weeks with his broken right thumb.

‘Amazing’ World Cup experience for fast bowler Matthew Fisher

York Press: Yorkshire  youngster Matt Fisher shone for England in the ICC Under-19s World Cup

11:42am Saturday 8th March 2014

Not many 16-year-olds can say they have starred for their country at a World Cup, but Matthew Fisher can hold his head high in the knowledge that he was one of England’s star performers in the recent ICC Under-19s World Cup in the United Arab Emirates.

Joe Sayers reckons Yorkshire will be a marked team in LV= County Championship

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:31am Thursday 6th March 2014

Joe Sayers believes Yorkshire will be a marked team this summer, especially in its early stages, as they bid to go one better in the LV= County Championship.

Iain Wardlaw leaves Yorkshire County Cricket Club

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

12:54pm Saturday 1st March 2014

Fast bowler Iain Wardlaw has left Yorkshire a month after helping Scotland qualify for next year’s World Cup.

Yorkshire stars help England snatch third place at ICC Under-19s World Cup

York Press: Matt Fisher sends down a delivery to Durham’s New Zealand one-day international Tom Latham, who scored an impressive century during the first of the two t20 matches at Clifton Park

12:50pm Friday 28th February 2014

YORKSHIRE fast bowlers Matthew Fisher and Josh Shaw shared a last-wicket partnership of 34 to help England seal third place in the ICC Under-19s World Cup with a thrilling win over Australia in Dubai.

Dickie Bird set to replace Geoffrey Boycott as Yorkshire’s president

York Press: Dickie Bird set to replace Geoffrey Boycott as Yorkshire’s president

11:49am Thursday 27th February 2014

Harold ‘Dickie’ Bird has been proposed as the man to replace Geoffrey Boycott as Yorkshire’s new president, a decision that will be ratified at the club’s annual meeting at the end of next month.

Sayers’ praise for Yorkshire’s U19s stars

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

12:03pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

Joe Sayers is confident of a bright future for Yorkshire’s crop of England Under-19s stars.

Coach award for Clifton Cycling Club’s Billy Geraghty

York Press: Billy Geraghty, left

12:00pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

Clifton Cycling Club’s Billy Geraghty has carried off this year’s Yorkshire Club Coach award for his work with Clifton’s Go-Ride team, which brings eight to 16-year-olds into the sport.

World Cup semi-final agony for Yorkshire's Fisher and Rhodes

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

12:09pm Tuesday 25th February 2014

Four Yorkshire starlets have missed out on the opportunity of playing for England in an ICC Under-19s World Cup final after a nail-biting semi-final loss to Pakistan.

Yorkshire trio help England into last four of ICC Cricket World Cup

York Press: Matt Fisher sends down a delivery to Durham’s New Zealand one-day international Tom Latham, who scored an impressive century during the first of the two t20 matches at Clifton Park

1:06pm Saturday 22nd February 2014

ENGLAND squeezed into the semi-finals of the ICC Under-19s Cricket World Cup with a three-wicket win over India in Dubai.

York youngster Matt Fisher stars as England Under-19s book ICC World Cup quarter-final spot

York Press: Matt Fisher sends down a delivery to Durham’s New Zealand one-day international Tom Latham, who scored an impressive century during the first of the two t20 matches at Clifton Park

1:34pm Tuesday 18th February 2014

SHERIFF Hutton Bridge seamer Matt Fisher spearheaded England Under-19s drive for a quarter-final spot at the ICC World Cup in Dubai.

Mark Arthur: T20 will be a Blast with Finch, Pietersen and Co

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

12:01pm Saturday 15th February 2014

Yorkshire chief executive Mark Arthur has predicted that the English domestic Twenty20 competition will capture the imagination this summer.

Yorkshire's Andrew Gale relishing opening partnership with Aaron Finch

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

10:27am Friday 14th February 2014

Andrew Gale is relishing the prospect of opening the batting with Yorkshire’s new signing Aaron Finch in this summer’s NatWest Blast T20.

Andrew Gale backs Joe Root as Yorkshire's opening batsman

York Press: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

11:19am Thursday 13th February 2014

Andrew Gale has confirmed Joe Root will open the batting for Yorkshire in the LV= County Championship when available this summer.

Ex-Clifton Alliance cricket ace joins Yorkshire

York Press: Aaron Finch during his time at Clifton Alliance

12:21pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

YORKSHIRE today signed former Clifton Alliance star Aaron Finch as an overseas player for a portion of the 2014 county campaign.



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