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Yorkshire men claim their first England seniors crown at Goswick

YORKSHIRE became the English Senior Men’s County Champions for the first time on Thursday after a roller-coaster ride against Warwickshire in the last of three matches at Goswick, in Northumberland.

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Fulford's Jonathan Plaxton watches a shot on his way to a 9&7 singles win (Picture Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire overcome bad weather to move within sight of first English Senior Men’s County Championship

YORKSHIRE made themselves favourites to capture the English Senior Men’s County Championship for the first time with a second successive win at Goswick, in Northumberland.
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Andy King in action for Yorkshire seniors' team on day one of the English Senior Men's County Championship at Goswick (Picture: Leaderboard Photography),

Yorkshire edge Sussex on day one of English Senior Men’s County Championship

YORKSHIRE battled their way to victory on the first day of the English Senior Men’s County Championship at Goswick, Northumberland.

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After a par-5 to start the back nine, North of England Open competitors will face the 179-yard par-3 11th at Alwoodley (Picture: David Cannon/Getty Images).

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Hallamshire's Alex Fitzpatrick (Picture: Chris Stratford).

Fitzpatrick completes Yorkshire treble around home course at Hallamshire

HALLAMSHIRE’S Alex Fitzpatrick completed a highly impressive county hat-trick by winning the Yorkshire amateur match play championship held on his home track.

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Yorkshire pose with the trophy after victory in the English Women's County Finals at Felixstowe Ferry (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire display nerve and skill to claim English Women’s County Championship title

YORKSHIRE are celebrating winning the English Women’s County Championship after beating Gloucestershire 5-4 on the final day at Felixstowe Ferry in which the outcome was not decided until the final putt on the final green.

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Buckinghamshire's Nathalia Kirby pictured in action against Yorkshire (Picture: Adrian Judd/Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire target final-day win over champions in bid to claim English Women’s County Championship title

YORKSHIRE ceded the advantage to defending champions Gloucestershire when they were surprisingly held 4.5-4.5 by Buckinghamshire on day four of the English Women’s County Championship at Felixstowe Ferry.

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Huddersfield's Charlotte Heath pictured in action for Yorkshire in the win over Nottinghamshire (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire ladies march on in English Women’s County Championship finals

YORKSHIRE go into day three of the English Women’s County Championship at Felixstowe Ferry having dropped just half a point in 18 matches.

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Rotherham's Olivia Winnings gives Yorkshire team-mate Mia Eales-Smith (Lindrick) a piggy-back after the victory over Hampshire (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire ladies make perfect start in English Women’s County Championship finals

YORKSHIRE began their quest for the English Women’s County Championship with a 9-0 thrashing of Hampshire at Felixstowe Ferry.

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Yorkshire pictured after retaining the Northern Counties League title in 2016 with a victory over Lancashire at Lindrick (Picture: Chris Stratford).

Yorkshire looking to claim third Northern Counties title on the spin

YORKSHIRE’S captain Darryl Berry has a strong line-up at his disposal today as his side look to secure a third consecutive Northern Counties League title.

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East Riding, l-r, Lewis Hunt, Jack Maxey, Joe Allenby, Steve Raybould (Junior Organiser), Steve Thornton (President), Ben Ratcliffe, Tom Duck and Oliver Beckett after their victory in the Yorkshire Inter-District Unions six-man junior championship at Sitwell Park.

East Riding bridge 23-year gap to win YIDU junior six-man title

East Riding are celebrating their first victory in the Yorkshire Inter-District Union six-man junior championship in 23 years after a three-shot win at Sitwell Park.

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Snainton Golf Centre's Alex Belt with the Jessie May World Snooker Golf Championship trophy (
Picture: Christopher Dean/Scantech Media).

Snainton’s Belt hits his straps to claim EuroPro title at Collingtree Park

SNAINTON Golf Centre’s Alex Belt claimed the HotelPlanner.com PGA EuroPro Tour’s Jessie May World Snooker Championship at Collingtree Park, in Northampton, with a closing 65.

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Yorkshire pose with the English Boys County Championship trophy (Picture: Adrian Judd/Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire power their way to stunning English Boys’ county title victory

YORKSHIRE cast aside memories of last year’s agonising disappointment to power their way to the English Boys’ County Championship, at Northamptonshire County GC.

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Knaresborough's Kevin Walsh and Gary Young,e the 2016 Yorkshire Challenge champions

Yorkshire Challenge competitors can land £5,000 with one swing of the club

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Yorkshire Boys' team busy at work on the practice green at Northamptonshire County GC.

Yorkshire Boys’ resounding win gives notice in English championship chase

YORKSHIRE sounded a loud statement of intent that they are eager to make amends for last year’s disappointment as they beat Somerset 8-1 on day one of the English Boys’ County Championship at Northamptonshire County Golf Club.

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Yorkshire Boys' team and manager Philip Woodcock ahead of the English Boys' County Championship at Northamptonshire GC.

Yorkshire Boys looking to claim national crown after near miss

YORKSHIRE will bid for a ninth English Boys’ County Championship crown at Northamptonshire County Golf Club over the next three days.

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New Yorkshire men's amateur champion Alex Fitzpatrick with Cleveland honorary secretary Frank Spenceley (Picture: Courtesy of Cleveland GC).

Hallamshire’s Alex Fitzpatrick goes one better than brother Matt to win Yorkshire amateur title

HALLAMSHIRE’S Alex Fitzpatrick has completed the double of winning both the men’s and boys’ Yorkshire titles in the same season.

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Megan Lockett, second right, with the British squad.

Lockett seeks to maintain her hot streak in the Far East

FORMER Yorkshire champion Megan Lockett’s year, which began with a trip to Argentina where she wore Wales’ colours, now sees her in Chinese Taipei representing Britain in the World University Summer Games.

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Wakefield GC's Dan Bradbury seen in his role as Yorkshire Boys' captain.

Yorkshire Boys’ captain Bradbury earns USA golf scholarship in Harrogate – Tennessee

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Wath's Nick Poppleton (Picture: Chris Stratford).

Poppleton tops Yorkshire amateur leaderboard with 67

WATH’S Nick Poppleton, one of 12 players to beat par, leads after day one of the Yorkshire men’s amateur championship at Cleveland.

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