Yorkshire display nerve and skill to claim English Women’s County Championship title
YORKSHIRE are celebrating winning the English Women’s County Championship after beating Gloucestershire 5-4 on the final day at Felixstowe Ferry in which the outcome was not decided until the final putt on the final green.
Leeds will look to go for jugular in final YIDU match
LEEDS captain Nigel McKee will send out what he regards as his strongest line-up of the season when his team close their Yorkshire Inter-District Union League campaign with a trip to face Harrogate at Ilkley on Sunday.
Yorkshire trio Brown, Whiteoak and Hague unable to nudge England over line at Moortown
MASHAM’S Dan Brown and Shipley’s Will Whiteoak both won their singles matches on the final day of the men’s Home Internationals at Moortown, but a 7.5-7.5 draw for England with champions Ireland saw the hosts fall agonisingly short of lifting the title.
Hague extends perfect record at Moortown as England prepare for showdown
MALTON & Norton’s David Hague made it four wins from four matches with an overwhelming singles victory against Wales to help England set up a last-day showdown with defending champions Ireland in the men’s Home Internationals at Moortown.
COOKRIDGE hALL’S Tom Broxup will regain his amateur status on Saturday – and goes straight back into Yorkshire Inter-District Union action for second-placed Leeds the following day against neighbours Bradford at Bracken Ghyll.
Yorkshire CCC get better of Leeds Rhinos in inaugural Headingley Challenge
THE worlds of rugby league and cricket collided at Headingley Golf Club this week in what could become an annual event after it raised around £9,500 for Leeds Rhinos’ Ryan Hall and Yorkshire CCC fast bowler Steve Patterson.