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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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Ralph Middlebrook.

Pudsey Congs plotting another big upset at league leaders Hanging Heaton

CHAIRMAN Ralph Middlebrook hopes Pudsey Congs can record a second shock in successive weeks at Bradford League top-flight leaders Hanging Heaton tomorrow.

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Yorkshire's Adam Lyth (Picture: Allan McKenzie/

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.
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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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Alex Lilley, centre, of Beckwithshaw gets his fifth and final wicket as Bilton last man Joe Hartley is bowled for 4. PIC: Steve Riding

Aire-Wharfe League: Decision to declare backfires ‘big times’ for Burley

BURLEY skipper Ed Brown admits an unfortunate declaration has probably led to conceding defeat in the Aire Wharfe title race.

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Knaresborough goalscorer Colin Heath.

West Yorkshire League: Champions Carlton caught cold by Knaresborough on opening day

knaresborough TOWN caused an opening-day upset as the new West Yorkshire League season began with a 4-2 home defeat for reigning champions Carlton Athletic, writes LEE SOBOT.

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Scholes opener Shoukat Ali, who made 48, hits a boundry in the Bradford League match with visitors Wrenthorpe. PIC: Steve Riding

Bradford League: Old foes prove cricket’s alive and kicking – in Pudsey

RALPH MIDDLEBROOK is proud to report that Pudsey’s passion for cricket remains as strong as ever.

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

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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Yorkshire Diamonds all-rounder, Alice Davidson-Richards.

Cricket: Yorkshire Diamonds’ all-rounder Davidson-Richards tipped for England call by former national-team captain Charlotte Edwards

Yorkshire Diamonds all-rounder Alice Davidson-Richards has been tipped for an England call-up by former national captain Charlotte Edwards.

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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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Yorkshire's Jack Leaning celebrates taking the catch of Lancashire's Arron Lilley. Picture by Alex Whitehead/

Jack Leaning take a bow... Is this not the best catch you have ever seen?

Yorkshire produced a wonderful display to beat Lancashire in the T20 Blast last night... but it was Jack Leaning who stole the headlines with a stunning catch.

Tim Bresnan took 6-19 in the Roses win

Brilliant Bresnan leaves Red Rose rivals wilting

Tim Bresnan’s 6-19 helped Yorkshire win a dramatic NatWest T20 Blast Roses game by 19 runs to take a significant step towards the quarter-finals.

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Tim Bresnan celebrates one of the six wickets he took against Lancashire. (Picture:

Yorkshire Vikings v Lancashire Lightning: Bresnan points Yorkshire towards Roses win

ON THE 40th anniversary of his 100th first-class hundred, Headingley rose again to Geoffrey Boycott, who was paraded during the interval of last night’s Roses match.

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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.

Hanging Heaton captain, Gary Fellows. PIC: Steve Riding

Bradford League: High-flying Hanging Heaton are ‘there to be shot at’ warns captain Fellows

AFTER retaking the lead at the top of the ECB Bradford Premier League, Hanging Heaton acknowledge that they are now there to be shot at.

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Katie Levick.

Katie Levick out to be a ‘cut above’ for Yorkshire Diamonds

Katie Levick is unsure whether representing England is realistic, but the Yorkshire leg-spinner knows a starring role for the Diamonds in the Kia Super League will bring that dream closer to reality.

Kirkstall Educational's king of spin Shamsullah Dost, who took five wickets against Adel. PIC: Steve Riding

Aire-Wharfe: Beckwithshaw captain Lilley eyes historic double after Waddilove Cup final triumph

Beckwithshaw’s Waddilove Cup victory over Bilton was the first reward for a squad full of resilience and determination, said their skipper Alex Lilley.

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Hanging Heaton's big-hitter, Callum Geldart. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Bradford League: Bottom four still pose a significant threat, warns title-chasing Hanging Heaton captain Gary Fellows

HANGING HEATON captain Gary Fellows insists he is reading nothing into his side’s favourable run-in, despite the Tewits handing themselves a giant boost in their title quest after a key victory over silverware rivals Farsley.

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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/

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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Yorkshire's Harry Brook in action against Essex (Picture: Allan McKenzie/

Yorkshire thrashed inside two days at Scarborough

Essex are closing in on a two-day win over Yorkshire at Scarborough after being set a target of 33 at tea.

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