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Scalby 2nds confirm Division Two title win despite loss to Ganton

Despite losing by 43 runs at home to runners-up Ganton, Scalby 2nds secured the Readers Scarborough Beckett Cricket League Division Two title.
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Yorkshire face an anxious wait on Friday evening

Natwest T20 Blast permutations: What Yorkshire Vikings need to happen to qualify for quarter-finals

Yorkshire Vikings face a nervous evening on Friday as they wait to find out whether they will qualify for the Natwest T20 Blast quarter-finals.
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Beckett League preview

THIS WEEKEND'S CRICKET FIXTURES: Home testers for Premier title rivals

Readers Scarborough Beckett Crickett League Premier Division leaders Staxton and nearest rivals Staithes face home games against Heslerton and Ebberston respectively on Saturday.

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Yorkshire's Adam Lyth (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com).

Yorkshire hit record T20 mark thanks to Lyth’s brilliance

RECORDS tumbled as Yorkshire made the highest team total and Adam Lyth the highest individual score in the history of English T20.

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Going home: ICC Trophy-winning captain Sarfaraz Ahmed.
Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Yorkshire v Northants: Blow for Yorkshire as Sarfaraz Ahmed recalled by Pakistan

YORKSHIRE director of cricket Martyn Moxon has spoken of his frustration after overseas player Sarfaraz Ahmed’s time at the county was cut short.

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Tim Bresnan celebrates one of six wickets he took in last Friday's win over Lancashire (Picture: SWPix.com)

Sell-out Roses match gives Tim Bresnan taste for T20’s city format

TIM BRESNAN believes that the new city-based T20 competition will accelerate cricket’s appeal and lead to more Roses-type atmospheres in the future.

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Cloughton 2nds' Grant Elwell bowls to Ganton 2nds' Richard Horsman in the hosts' win that sealed promotion from Division Four. Picture by Steve Lilly.

BECKETT LEAGUE: Divisions 2, 3 & 4 - Cloughton 2nds and Heslerton 2nds seal promotion

Heslerton 2nds and Cloughton 2nds both collected comfortable wins to seal their promotion from Division Four.

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Beckett League Premier & Division One round up

BECKETT LEAGUE: Premier & Division One: Staxton lose out but extend lead at the top

Beckett League Premier Division leaders Staxton lost out at Filey but still managed to extend their lead at the top of the table over rivals Staithes, who were rained off at home to Heslerton.

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Yorkshire's vice captain Tim Bresnan was unable to repeat his six-wicket haul from Friday night

Yorkshire Vikings suffer defeat to Leicestershire Foxes to leave T20 Blast quarter-final hopes in balance

Yorkshire Vikings failed to back up their Roses victory as they lost to Leicestershire Foxes by four wickets with two balls remaining in the T20 Blast.

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The Yorkshire Diamonds squad for 2017

Yorkshire Diamonds impress in Kia Super League opening triumph over Lancashire Thunder

Two half-century partnerships at either end of the Yorkshire innings set up a resounding Kia Super League win by 28 runs over Lancashire at Headingley.

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Yorkshire's Ryan Sidebottom leaves the field at North Marine Road, Scarborough, for the last time to a guard of honour (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com).

Yorkshire left looking over their shoulder

YORKSHIRE first-team coach Andrew Gale wondered prior to the match whether Essex might “choke” under the pressure of leading the County Championship table.

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Beckett League Premier Division & Division One

Staxton and Staithes win as Premier title looks set to go down to the wire

Staxton and Staithes both claimed wins on the road to maintain the two-horse race for the Readers Scarborough Beckett Cricket League Premier Division title.

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Yorkshire are set for North Marine Road next week when they take on Division One leaders Essex

Tykes ready to tackle leaders Essex at Scarborough

Yorkshire take a break from an extensive schedule of white-ball cricket when they return to Scarborough to take on Specsavers County Championship leaders Essex from Sunday.

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Evening League

Ganton and Seamer B secure promotion

In a rain-hit penultimate round of Andy Hire Evening League fixtures, Ganton and Seamer B claimed victories to secure promotion from Divisions B and C respectively.

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Snainton batsman Carl Wilson hits out against Seamer 2nds

This weekend's cricket fixtures: Staithes set for tough test at Valley

Staithes face a tricky trip to Readers Scarborough Beckett League Premier Division title rivals Forge Valley on Saturday.

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Sarfraz Ahmed

Yorkshire sign Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed for T20 Blast as cover for Peter Handscomb

YORKSHIRE have signed Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed for T20 subject to him obtaining a visa.
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Beckett League Divisions Two, Three and Four

Scalby 2nds close in on promotion after easy win at Fylingdales

Beckett League Division Two leaders Scalby 2nds took another step closer to sealing promotion after strolling to a nine-wicket win at Fylingdales.
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Beckett League Premier Division and Division One

Sanderson smashes 15th Beckett League ton as Sherburn sink leaders

Craig Sanderson's 15th Beckett League ton steered Sherburn to a 73-run win at home to Division One leaders Mulgrave.

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York League

YORK LEAGUE: Scarborough 2nds ease relegation fears with home win

Scarborough 2nds earned a five-wicket home win against Woodhouse Grange 2nds to boost their chances of staying in Division Two Ebor.

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Ebberston and Scalby in Premier Division action last weekend

BECKETT LEAGUE: This weekend's fixture list

There's a packed fixture schedule in the Readers Scarborough Beckett League this weekend.

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