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Return of England stars gives Yorkshire coach Gale selection boost

YORKSHIRE hope to have their full complement of England players back for their forthcoming double-header against Lancashire.

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England captain Eoin Morgan (Picture: Simon Cooper/PA Wire).

Series victory is England’s priority ahead of world ranking, says Morgan

Eoin Morgan insists England will view a series win over India a far greater achievement than retaining their status as the world’s top one-day international team.

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Gary Ballance made 40 as Yorkshire followed up Friday's 10-run T20 win over Durham with a12-run triumph at New Road against Worcestershire (Picture: Bruce Rollinson).

Yorkshire quick to double up with New Road win

YOU WAIT almost two years for a T20 win away from home and two come along inside 48 hours.

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GONE: Former chairman of Yorkshire CCC, Steve Denison (centre), at the club's AGM in March 2015.' Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe.

Chris Waters: Departure of Denison is loss to Yorkshire and wider game

LIKE MOST of you, I suspect, I have little idea about the ins-and-outs of the BHS audit that led to Steve Denison resigning his position as chairman of Yorkshire County Cricket Club last week.

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Harry Brook hit James Weighell for three successive fours then lofted Nathan Rimmington for six over long-off (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com).

Durham Jets v Yorkshire Vikings: Yorkshire end long wait for T20 win on their travels

YORKSHIRE won their first T20 game on the road for almost two years as they completed a quickfire double over Durham.

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Steve Denison pictured after his appointment as new chairman of Yorkshire CCC back in March 2015 (Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe).

Yorkshire CCC chairman Denison ‘heartbroken’ as he resigns his post

YORKSHIRE CCC chief executive Mark Arthur last night lamented a sad day for cricket after club chairman Steve Denison resigned in the wake of the BHS audit.

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Yorkshire's Jack Brooks celebrates dismissing Durham's Graham Clark at Headingley last week. Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Yorkshire’s Jack Brooks keen to show off his T20 qualities

Jack Brooks is hoping for a decent run in Yorkshire’s Vitality Blast team in order to prove he shouldn’t be pigeon-holed as just a red ball specialist.

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RECOVERING: Geoffrey Boycott

Yorkshire CCC legend Geoffrey Boycott recovering after open heart surgery

LEGENDARY Yorkshire and England cricketer Geoffrey Boycott is recovering at home after successfully undergoing quadruple bypass open heart surgery.

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GONE: Steve Denison (centre).' Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe.

Steve Denison resigns as Yorkshire chairman

STEVE DENISON has resigned as Yorkshire chairman with immediate effect.

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Yorkshire Vikings are set to contest the inaugural Abu Dhabi T20 tournament. Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Moxon excited after Yorkshire sign up for new T20 tournament

YORKSHIRE director of cricket Martyn Moxon says the club’s participation in the inaugural Abu Dhabi T20 Trophy in October is an opportunity for the club to further develop its game in the shortest format.

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RESULT: Yorkshire Vikings' Jack Brooks and his team-mates can now watch England's World Cup semi-final with the rest of the nation. Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Chris Waters: Common sense can prevail again for Yorkshire’s T20 Blast schedule if England reach World Cup final

“DEAR @ECB_cricket please reschedule the time for Wed T20 v Derby so we can all watch football come home.

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Yorkshire will now play Derbyshire in the T20 Blast at Headingley on Monday, July 30. Picture: Nigel French/PA

Yorkshire reschedule T20 Blast fixture against Derbyshire

YORKSHIRE VIKINGS have moved this Wednesday’s Vitality T20 Blast fixture against Derbyshire Falcons in order not to clash with England’s World Cup semi-final against Croatia.

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Gary Ballance scored a T20 career-best 79 from 49 deliveries for Yorkshire Vikings on Saturday but it was not enough to deny Birmingham Bears who won by eight wickets at Edgbaston (Picture: Bruce Rollinson).

Yorkshire and Derbyshire explore ways of avoiding clash with World Cup

YORKSHIRE are considering rescheduling their Vitality Blast match against Derbyshire at Emerald Headingley on Wednesday night to avoid a clash with England’s World Cup football semi-final against Croatia.

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Yorkshire's David Willey consults with England captain Eoin Morgan at the Brightside Ground, Bristol (Picture:  Mark Kerton/PA Wire).

England need work ‘on picking right ball to hit’, admits Morgan

England came up short in their Bristol decider as Rohit Sharma’s world record-equalling third Twenty20 international century eased India to a series-sealing seven-wicket victory.

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Opening out: Yorkshire's Adam Lyth celebrating his half-century on a way to an unbeaten 92 against Durham.

Chris Waters: Michael Vaughan so right to be batting for Andrew Gale

WHENEVER I bump into Michael Vaughan at a Headingley Test match, as we go about our respective media tasks, he invariably greets me with the words: “Now then, Fred.”

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England's Alex Hales hits out to steer his side to victory over India in Cardiff last night (Picture: Mark Kerton/PA Wire).

Unbeaten Hales hammers England level with one to go

Alex Hales held his nerve with an unbeaten half-century to ensure England produced a series-levelling five-wicket win over India in Cardiff.

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Yorkshire's Adam Lyth and Jonathan Tattersall during their unbroken stand of 110 against Durham (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com).

Yorkshire v Durham: Imposing Vikings showcase T20 expertise once again

HOW Yorkshire failed to qualify for the knockout stages of last summer’s T20 Blast was a mystery to rival that of the Bermuda Triangle.

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Six of the Best: The players that will light up this year’s T20 Blast

Yorkshire VIKINGS get their T20 Vitality Blast campaign underway on Thursday when they host Durham at Headingley, signalling the start of a competition which comes to a conclusion with Finals Day in mid-September

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Yorkshire and England's Joe Root during a nets session at Edgbaston earlier this week (Picture: David Davies/PA Wire).

Stokes stokes selection debate but Root’s England T20 place is secure

England must somehow make room next week for a fit-again Ben Stokes in their powerful Twenty20 team, but one man assured of his place is Yorkshire’s Joe Root.

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Rory Burns and Scott Borthwick on their way to a second-wicket stand of 47 that helped County Championship Division One leaders Surrey secure a seven-wicket victory over Yorkshire at Scarborough (Picture: Dave Williams).

Yorkshire v Surrey: Yorkshire’s thoughts turn to avoiding drop after Scarborough setback

SO ended an eventful match in which champions-elect Surrey stretched their lead at the top of the table with a seven-wicket win, thereby effectively ending the challenge of Yorkshire, whose priority now is to avoid relegation.

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