Chris Waters: Further testing times await travel-sick England

THEY HAVE gone 11 Tests without winning away from home, their longest winless streak on the road for 70 years.

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Dave Callaghan pictured with former Test umpire Dickie Bird.

Yorkshire cricket mourns loss of iconic broadcaster Dave Callaghan

YORKSHIRE cricket was in mourning last night following the death of iconic broadcaster Dave Callaghan.

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England's Jonny Bairstow. Picture: AP/Rick Rycroft.

Chris Waters: Personal triumph seals leading ODI role for Yorkshire’s Jonny Bairstow

FOR A long time it looked as though history was going to repeat itself and that Jonny Bairstow would clinch another one-day series for England against New Zealand.

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South Africa's Morne Morkel pictured in Test action against England at Lord's last year (Picture: Nigel French/PA Wire).

Yorkshire CCC will look in-house rather than make move for Morne Morkel, says Martyn Moxon

YORKSHIRE have ruled out a move for retiring international pace bowler Morne Morkel.

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Jury is out as Yorkshire weigh up four-day spin options

IF there is any silver lining to Adil Rashid’s decision to turn his back on red-ball cricket, it is that it gives an opportunity to his fellow spinners on the Yorkshire staff.

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Darren Gough.

Yorkshire should have told Rashid “off you go, mate” says legend Gough

DARREN GOUGH believes that Yorkshire should have told Adil Rashid to ‘sling his hook’.

Yorkshire's Liam Plunkett. Picture: Allan McKenzie/

Adil Rashid stays home as Yorkshire prepare to head off on pre-season tour

LIAM PLUNKETT has been named in Yorkshire’s squad for their pre-season tour to South Africa next month.

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England's Adil Rashid in one-day action against Australia. PIC: Rick Rycroft/AP Photo

Yorkshire CCC: Rashid calls time on Championship to concentrate on white-ball format

IF PROOF were needed that the traditional game of cricket is being systematically eroded before our eyes, it surely arrived yesterday with the announcement that Yorkshire and England leg-spinner Adil Rashid has decided to turn his back on County Championship cricket to focus instead on the white-ball game.

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Mark Arthur at Emerald Headingley

Yorkshire cash in with Ashes deal

YORKSHIRE chief executive Mark Arthur last night revealed that the club will clear the majority of their £25m debt on the back of the major matches they have been awarded for the years 2020-2024, including the “jewel in the crown” of an Ashes Test in 2023.

England's Alastair Cook, left, and Mark Stoneman walk out to bat during the second Test at Headingley last August (Picture: Nigel French/PA Wire).

Yorkshire ‘convinced’ they have ‘compelling’ Ashes claim at Headingley

YORKSHIRE last night insisted they have a strong case to stage an Ashes Test in 2023, despite speculation that they could miss out when the next allocation of international matches is announced shortly.

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England's Liam Plunkett: Chance to shine in T20 series.

England World Cup places up for grabs as white-ball overload continues

FOLLOWING the Test matches and one-day internationals in Australia, and prior to the forthcoming one-day internationals and Test matches in New Zealand, there is a brief break in England’s schedule from the gruelling grind of five-day and 50-over cricket.

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Mark Arthur: Delighted with sales.

Record ticket sales for Test match at Headingley

TICKETS for the Saturday of the Headingley Test have sold out in record time.

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Cheteshwar Pujara: The India batsman is returning for a second spell with Yorkshire. (Picture: Tony Johnson)

Video: Yorkshire enhance firepower with return of Indian Test star Cheteshwar Pujara

YORKSHIRE can boast three of the world’s top-six batsmen after re-signing India’s Cheteshwar Pujara.

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Cricket by the sea: Yorkshire members would be loathe to lose a match at Scarborough.

Yorkshire coach Andrew Gale blasts plan to take County Championship matches abroad

ANDREW GALE is against the idea of playing county cricket overseas in an effort to improve England’s Test record away from home.

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Gary Ballance: Backed to regain Test place.

Yorkshire captain Ballance backed to hit back after being made Ashes scapegoat

YORKSHIRE first-team coach Andrew Gale believes that Gary Ballance will be “a dangerous animal” after being made a scapegoat for England’s Ashes defeat.

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England's Jos Butler celebrates making 100 runs against Australia.

Chris Waters: Australia 4 England 5 – Now that would be a good winter scoreline

IF JASON Roy doesn’t get you, Jonny Bairstow must.

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Eyeing bright future: Yorkshire pace bowler Matthew Fisher, pictured at Headingley this week, is aiming for a big summer. (Picture: Simon Hulme)

Weekend Interview: Yorkshire’s Matthew Fisher possesses pace to burst on to radar

IT IS a perishing winter’s day at Headingley and Matthew Fisher is sitting in the warmth of the Carnegie Pavilion, pondering one of cricket’s great questions.

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Yorkshire coach Andrew Gale. Picture: Allan McKenzie/

No lack of ambition in county cricket, insists Yorkshire boss Andrew Gale

ANDREW GALE has launched a strong defence of county cricket following criticism that too many players lack ambition.

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Chris Waters: ECB inconsistency over Stokes delivers mixed message

BAFFLING, bewildering, bemusing, breathtaking, bungled, befuddled, bizarre – and that’s just without leaving the letter “B”.

David Willey: At the crossroads.

Test fees must rise to halt drain to T20 riches says Yorkshire’s Martyn Moxon

MARTYN MOXON believes that Test cricket must be more financially rewarding to prevent players from prioritising T20 riches.

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