Yorkshire Cricket

Yorkshire’s Headingley to stage FOUR 2019 Cricket World Cup fixtures

HEADINGLEY will host a total of FOUR matches at next year’s World Cup, including England’s encounter with Sri Lanka on June 21.

England and Yorkshire's Joe Root. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

Return of familiar Yorkshire surroundings perfect timing for Joe Root

JOE ROOT admits he can’t wait to get back inside the Yorkshire dressing room next week – ahead of a busy summer of cricket as England test captain.

Yorkshire's Ben Coad leads the team off the field after taking 10 wickets in the match on the way to beating Notts. Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com

Yorkshire’s ‘superb’ Ben Coad quick to show his England potential

BEN COAD for England?

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Yorkshire's Ben Coad leads the team off the field after taking 10 wickets in his side's victory over Notts. Picture: swpix.com

Ben Coad guides Yorkshire to first victory of season over Nottinghamshire

YORKSHIRE dotted the i’s and crossed the t’s on a Specsavers County Championship win by 164 runs over Nottinghamshire at Emerald Headingley, claiming the last two wickets within the first hour of play on day four.

Yorkshire's Ben Coad is congratulated on the wicket of Notts' Harry Gurney on Saturday at Headingley. Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com

Match Blog – Yorkshire v Notts (Day Four): Victory secured by Yorkshire at Headingley

YORKSHIRE took less than an hour to wrap up victory over Nottinghamshire at Headingley, winning by 164 runs.

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Bresnan and Coad put Notts on brink of defeat

MIDWAY through the afternoon session, Yorkshire’s Tim Bresnan positively hammered a ball from Harry Gurney along the ground towards deep extra-cover in front of the East Stand.

Yorkshire's Ben Coad celebrates dismissing Nottinghamshire's Jake Libby. Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Yorkshire in swift response as Brooks delivers

A FUNNY thing happened at Headingley on Friday.

Yorkshire chairman Steve Denison ('Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe).

Yorkshire back 100-ball format for eight-team city-based competition

YORKSHIRE are supporting a controversial new format of cricket that will feature 100 balls per team, saying it will be “awesome” for boosting the sport’s appeal.

Yorkshire coach Andrew Gale and umpire Ian Gould leave the field on the first day at Headingley last Friday. The match was eventually abandoned without a ball being bowled. Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Forecast gives Yorkshire hope for getting underway at second time of asking

YORKSHIRE are confident that they can get their County Championship season going at the second attempt after suffering their first washed-out Championship match at Headingley for 51 years.

LEADING MAN: Nottinghamshire's Harry Gurney. Picture: David Davies/PA.

County Championship: Notts’ Gurney and Ball unplayable as Lancashire tumble to defeat

Lancashire lost their last eight wickets for 15 runs in 60 balls to crash to a six-wicket defeat to newly-promoted Nottinghamshire on a dramatic final morning at Old Trafford.

RAIN STOPPED MATCH: Andy Foggarty on the 'Blotter' taking up water from the Headingley outfield prior to the first match of the County Championship. Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Frustration all round as Yorkshire’s Headingley opener is abandoned without a ball being bowled

FORMER YORKSHIRE captain Anthony McGrath expressed his frustration after his return to Headingley with Essex was decimated by the rain.

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RAINY DAYS: Water pours off the covers at Headingley on the first day of the County Championship season. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Yorkshire v Essex - Live Blog: Day Two updates from Headingley

WITH no play possible at Headingley on the planned first day of the 2018 county cricket season, it’s hoped spectators will get to see some action on day two.

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Injuries and the loss of David Willey and Liam Plunkett to the IPL are set to open the door for Josh Shaw to shine for Yorkshire.

Yorkshire v Essex: Josh Shaw has chance to follow route set by Ben Coad

MARTYN MOXON believes Josh Shaw could have a Ben Coad-like impact as he backed the young pace bowler to seize his first-team chance.

AND THEY'RE OFF: Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance leads his team again this season, starting against Essex at Headingley. Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com

Live Blog - Yorkshire v Essex: Day One updates

YORKSHIRE get their County Championship underway at Headingley today when they take on defending champions Essex at Headingley

Yorkshire's players gather for their annual photo-call. Picture: SWPIX.com

Yorkshire CCC 2018 - Meet the players ...

YORKSHIRE get their 2018 campaign underway today when they host defending champions Essex in the County Championship at Headingley.
New Zealand's Kane Williamson: Key role ahead.

Chris Waters: Yorkshire capable of mounting serious challenge on all fronts

THE BEST-LAID plans of mice and men.

Yorkshire's Liam Plunkett: Not turning his back on the red-ball game.

Yorkshire CCC 2018: Test cricket remains the pinnacle for Liam Plunkett

LIAM PLUNKETT will miss the start of the season after signing a last-minute deal to take part in the Indian Premier League but insists that he has no intention of becoming a white-ball only specialist.

HUNGRY: Tim Bresnan is keen to land more silverware with Yorkshire. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Yorkshire CCC 2018: Tim Bresnan has clear sight of his next target

TIM BRESNAN is eyeing a successful season after getting some contact lenses to help him see better.

Yorkshire's Jack Brooks: Ready to be at full pace.

Yorkshire CCC 2018: Jack Brooks aims to fire on all cylinders again

JACK BROOKS insists that he has a point to prove.

SAY CHEESE: Yorkshire's players prepare for the 2018 season during their recent media day at Headingley.

CricketTalk Podcast: 2018 Season Preview

YORKSHIRE are back for the 2018 season and begin their campaign in the County Championship on Friday, April 13 against reigning champions Essex at Headingley.
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