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Brickman and Fitzgerald sparkle as Ebberston and Filey tie

Tom Brickman and Tom Fitzgerald hit the highest scores of the season as a high-scoring AndyHire Evening League Division A game between Ebberston and Filey ended in a tie.
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Beckett League premier division

BECKETT LEAGUE: Luntley smashes ton but rain thwarts Cloughton

A stunning 159 from Ben Luntley helped Cloughton reach 316-4 in their game at Staxton 2nds but the Division One game was one of many to be washed out shortly after tea.
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Around 4,000 volunteers are needed for the ICC Cricket World Cup in 2019

Are you a fan of cricket? You can now apply to volunteer at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is scheduled to be hosted by England and Wales, from 30 May to 14 July 2019.

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Beckett Cricket League

Cayley Cup draws announced

The draws for the 2018 Cayley Cup competitions were made at the Beckett League AGM.
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GOING DOWN: England's Joe Root leads his players off the pitch after defeat in the opening Ashes Test match at The Gabba in Brisbane. Picture: Jason O'Brien/PA

Chris Waters – The Verdict: The Ashes tour that went from bad to worse ...

FROM THE Ben Stokes incident to Joe Root ending the series in hospital, the Ashes was disastrous from start to finish.

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Kane Williamson is returning to Yorkshire for almost two months of the 2018 season (Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com).

‘Cool, calm and collected’ Kane Williamson returns to Yorkshire for 2018

MARTYN MOXON says Kane Williamson will prove a “perfect fit” for Yorkshire after the New Zealand captain agreed to return to Headingley for a fourth spell.

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Yorkshire batsman Alex Lees on the drive

RECAP: Surrey v Yorkshire (day four) - Analysis and commentary from The Oval

YORKSHIRE batted for the whole of the fourth and final day at The Oval to earn a draw against hosts Surrey.
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Gary Ballance in action for Yorkshire

Ballance backs Brathwaite to shine for Yorkshire

Gary Ballance is backing West Indies Test opener Kraigg Brathwaite to shine during his short overseas spell with Yorkshire.

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Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance

As It Happened: Surrey v Yorkshire - How White Rose were bowled out on day three

YORKSHIRE look likely to have to bat for the whole of the fourth and final day at The Oval after they were made to follow on by hosts Surrey.

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2017 Beckett Premier League Champions Staxton CC Picture by Steve Lilly

Staxton beat Valley to pip Staithes to Beckett Premier title glory

Staxton secured the Readers Scarborough Beckett League Premier Division title on the final day of the season with a home win against Forge Valley.
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Flamborough's Andy Dixon batting v Cayton

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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