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Yorkshire chief brands prize money in cricket ‘a joke’

YORKSHIRE chairman Steve Denison has branded the prize money in county cricket as “a joke”.

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Geoffrey Boycott.

Yorkshire CCC gambling with club’s future, claims Geoffrey Boycott

GEOFFREY BOYCOTT has accused the Yorkshire hierarchy of gambling with the club’s future over plans to take on more debt to redevelop Headingley.

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Yorkshire CCC chairman Steve Denison (left), pictured with his predecessor Colin Graves at the club's AGM in 2015.
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Yorkshire CCC confident of easing their debt in next 10 years

YORKSHIRE believe they could clear their crippling debts within 10 years.

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Captain Gary Ballance is the latest Yorkshire player to recommit himself to the club.

Captain Gary Ballance signs new deal as Yorkshire CCC chase form in Dubai

GARY BALLANCE insists that he wants to stay at Yorkshire for the rest of his career after signing a two-year contract extension.

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DRIVING YORKSHIRE FORWARD: Yorkshire CCC chief executive Mark Arthur addresses the club's AGM at Headingley on Saturday, with director of ccricket, Martyn Moxon, watching on. Picture: Steve Riding.

Yorkshire CCC - ‘We have to leave the game in a better state than we found it’

“RUBBISH!” cried out one Yorkshire member.

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Yorkshire's Travis Head celebrates his half century against Warwickshire last year (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWPIx.com)

Heads you win: Australian Travis Head re-signs with Yorkshire for T20 campaign

YORKSHIRE have re-signed Australian batsman Travis Head as their overseas player for the T20 Blast.

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CEO of Yorkshire Cricket Club Mark Arthur.

Yorkshire warned stadium revamp ‘almost out of time’

MARK ARTHUR will today tell Yorkshire’s supporters that the club are “almost out of time” in their attempt to retain international cricket.

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Gillette Cricket Cup final. Yorkshire captain Brian Close holds the cup aloft watched by his victorious team including

Don Wilson, Doug Padgett, John Hampshire, Ken Taylor, Brian Close, Ray Illingworth, Fred Trueman, Richard Hutton, Jimmy Binks, Phil Sharpe, Geoff Boycott.

Yorkshire president bestows honour on Richard Hutton

YORKSHIRE have revealed that the late John Hampshire wanted Richard Hutton to succeed him as president of the club.

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Jonny Bairstow and Joe Root will miss Yorkshire's start to the season. Picture Bruce Rollinson

Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow ruled out of Yorkshire’s opening County Championship games

YORKSHIRE will be without England’s Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow for their first two County Championship matches, but they will have new overseas signing Peter Handscomb available from the start of the season.

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England's Liam Plunkett celebrates after taking a wicket. Pictur: Richard Sellers/PA

Yorkshire’s Liam Plunkett prepared to battle it out for England ODI place

YORKSHIRE’s Liam Plunkett feels at the top of his game as England begin final preparations to bid for only the second global trophy in their history.


VIDEO - Steven Patterson signs on for longer with Yorkshire CCC

VETERAN Steve Patterson looks set to achieve his dream of playing his entire career at Yorkshire after signing an extension to his current deal that will keep him at Headingley until the end of 2018.

For 20 years John Hampshire thrilled Yorkshire's crowds with his attacking strokeplay and in 1969 scored a century on his Test debut against the West Indies at Lord's.

Two cricketing greats... and an empty fuel can: Geoffrey Boycott remembers John Hampshire

THEIR RIVALRY was public and occasionally bitter, but their friendship ran deeper.

Yorkshire's Headingley stadium.

Headingley needs ‘leap of faith’ to secure its future

THE SIGHT of Old Trafford staging all the blue riband international cricketing occasions in the north of England from the summer of 2019 is a scenario of nightmarish proportions for anyone from the Broad Acres.

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England's Liam Plunkett.

Yorkshire’s Liam Plunkett adapting to new challenges with England

Liam Plunkett admits he is a much-changed and more skilful bowler as he tries to extend his career at the highest level.

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Jack Brooks has signed a new contract with Yorkshire (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com).

Jack Brooks: ‘I get out of bed every day hoping I can one day play for England’

JACK BROOKS has not given up hope of forcing his way into the England reckoning after agreeing to extend his playing career with Yorkshire.

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VIDEO: Ryan Sidebottom on funniest teammate, Yorkshire's worst dressed and his favourite ground

RYAN SIDEBOTTOM today announced his intention to bring what will be a 20-year playing career to an end at the end of the 2017 season.

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Ryan Sidebottom eyes one more piece of glory with Yorkshire

Ryan Sidebottom is determined not to let his personal swansong detract from Yorkshire’s bid to regain the County Championship title.

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PICKED: Yorkshire's Alex Lees. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Spot in 2017 season curtain-raiser opens up for Yorkshire’s Alex Lees

England opener Haseeb Hameed has pulled out of the MCC side to play in the Champion County match against Middlesex next month in order to undergo sinus surgery.

Yorkshire's Alex Lees hits out against Durham last season. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Alex Lees and Liam Plunkett step in for MCC season opener

England opener Haseeb Hameed has pulled out of the MCC side to play in the Champion County match against Middlesex next month in order to undergo sinus surgery.

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