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Jonny Bairstow’s touching memoir of sporting triumph and family tragedy

As England prepare to fly out for an Ashes winter, Jonny Bairstow reveals how he fought to become a cricketer after his father’s death, in a revealing extract from his new autobiography.

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Bairstow happy to move up to No6 if Stokes is unavailable for Ashes

YORKSHIRE’s Jonny Bairstow would be happy to move up the batting order for this winter’s Ashes series if Ben Stokes is unavailable.

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England's captain Joe Root (right) talks to Stuart Broad (left) and James Anderson. Picture: Nigel French/PA

Vaughan claims captain Joe Root might require Ashes ‘mind games’

YORKSHIRE’S Joe Root may have to “con” England into believing they can win the Ashes without talisman Ben Stokes, according to Michael Vaughan.

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The redevelopment has begun to take shape at Headingley

Financial company revealed as Headingley South Stand backers

Financial services giant Legal & General has confirmed it is funding the multi-million pound redevelopment of Leeds' Headingley Stadium.

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Yorkshire's Martyn Moxon, Gary Ballance and Andrew Gale

Podcast - CricketTalk: Review of Yorkshire CCC’s 2017 season

IT PROVED to be a far more difficult and. nervous season for Yorkshire during 2017

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Yorkshire CCC chief executive Mark Arthur. Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe.

True ‘all-rounders’ soon likely to be thing of past, says Yorkshire’s Arthur

MARK ARTHUR believes that only a handful of cricketers will be playing both red and white-ball cricket in a few years’ time and predicted that more youngsters will gravitate towards the T20 cash cow.

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Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance walks off after being dismissed during Yorkshire's second innings at Essex, the team all out for 74 - their lowerst first-class total since 1999.. Picture: Steven Paston/PA

Season Review: Numbers don’t add up as Yorkshire fall well short of objectives

WRITING a Yorkshire end-of-season review in recent times has largely consisted of patting people on the back and regurgitating phrases such as “bulging trophy cabinet” and “dynasty of success”.

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FRUSTRATING TIMES: Yorkshire first-team coach Andrew Gale. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com.

Andrew Gale refuses to quit as inquest begins on Yorkshire’s sorry season

ANDREW GALE has said that he will not quit as Yorkshire first-team coach and blamed senior players for the club’s poor season.

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Video: Recalled Gary Ballance intent on proving he belongs in Test arena for England

GARY BALLANCE is determined to put to bed once and for all any argument as to whether he is good enough to play international cricket after being named in England’s Ashes squad.

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WINNING TEAM: England's Jos Buttler and Moeen Ali (right) are all smiles. Picture: John Walton/PA

Dynamic duo Moeen and Buttler deliver ODI series’ win for England over West Indies

England’s big-hitting duo Moeen Ali and Jos Buttler pulled off a series-clinching Duckworth-Lewis-Stern victory by six runs over West Indies at The Oval.

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BAD ENDING: Yorkshire's Andy Hodd is dismissed by Essex's Simon Harmer as Yorkshire collapsed to 74 all out. Picture: Steven Paston/PA

The Verdict: ‘Embarrassing’ Yorkshire save their worst for last to dismay of coach Gale

YORKSHIRE’s season ended in fitting fashion - with a dismal batting performance.

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Kraigg Brathwaite endured another disappointment for Yorkshire being dismissed for four against Essex yesterday following innings of 18 and 17 on his debut (Picture: Nigel French/PA Wire).

Essex v Yorkshire: White Rose slump to season’s low versus champions

HAVING guaranteed their First Division survival on the opening day, the pressure is off Yorkshire to some extent at Chelmsford.

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Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance.

Recap: How Yorkshire left themselves facing an uphill battle against champions Essex

HAVING already secured their County Championship Division One status on day one at Chelmsford, Yorkshire were looking to kick on and finish the season on a winning note.

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RELIEF: Yorkshire first-team coach, Andrew Gale.
 Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe.

Essex v Yorkshire: Survival leads Andrew Gale to call for positive finish to season

YORKSHIRE will be playing in Division One of the County Championship next year.

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Liam Plunkett celebrates taking the wicket of the West Indies Shai Hope during Englands ODI win on Sunday (Picture: David Davies/PA).

Yorkshire’s Liam Plunkett content to play role as the ODI ‘villain’

LIAM PLUNKETT will concentrate on the role he loves as England’s one-day international “bad guy” rather than waste energy fretting about his left-field Ashes prospects.

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Yorkshire's Steve Patterson thanks the fans after his unbeaten 44 helped secure victory over Warwickshire. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

The Verdict: Yorkshire’s Patterson and Fisher join forces to pull off Headingley rescue mission

TALENT IS not enough to succeed at sport.

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Yorkshire coach breathes a sigh of relief after his side defeated Warwickshire. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Yorkshire coach Andrew Gale relieved after ‘massive’ Headingley win over Warwickshire

ANDREW GALE confessed to feelings of deja vu after Yorkshire gained a vital victory in their relegation fight.

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Yorkshire's Jack Brooks celebrates as the winning runs are hit to defeat Warwickshire at Headingley. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Yorkshire edge home to boost County Championship survival hopes

Yorkshire took a giant step towards safety in the Specsavers County Championship as they claimed a thrilling win over Warwickshire at Headingley.

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Yorkshires Steve Patterson celebrates trapping Warwickshires Jonathan Trott lbw at Headingley yesterday as he took 4-46 (Picture: Dave Williams/cricketphotos.co.uk).

Season’s best from Patterson provides reminder

WORD HAS it that Steve Patterson was not necessarily going to play in this game.

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Yorkshire's Matthew Fisher. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

As It Happened - Yorkshire v Warwickshire: Day Two Match Blog

YORKSHIRE have built a lead over relegation-rivals Warwickshire on day two at Headingley. Find out how the day unfolded here.

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