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England bow out of T20 series despite victory over New Zealand

England bowed out of the Twenty20 Tri-Series on a winning note, edging New Zealand in Hamilton but falling well short of the margin required to reach the final in Auckland.

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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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Adil Rashid will concentrate on white-ball cricket only in 2018. (Picture: SWPix.com)

Yorkshire’s Rashid puts red-ball career on hold

England leg-spinner Adil Rashid has decided not to play in first-class cricket this season and will represent Yorkshire in limited-overs formats only.

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Yorkshire's chief executive Mark Arthur at Headingley

Ashes Test and T20 franchise boost for Yorkshire and Headingley

Emerald Headingley will stage an Ashes Test in 2023, the ECB has revealed.

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Kane Williamson: Made most of an early reprieve.

T20 Tri-Series: Yorkshire signing Kane Williamson the star as England fall

NEW Zealand captain Kane Williamson showed what an important player he could be for Yorkshire this summer as his side defeated England by 12 runs in Wellington

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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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Yorkshire's Harry Brook: Dropped by England Under-19s.

Yorkshire’s Harry Brook dropped by England Under-19s over discipline breach

Captain Harry Brook was dropped by England Under-19s for the final match of their World Cup campaign against New Zealand due to disciplinary reasons.

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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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Ready to cash in: England's Joe Root.

Yorkshire’s Joe Root takes England break ahead of IPL riches

JOE ROOT has withdrawn from England’s forthcoming Twenty20 series against Australia and New Zealand, but admits to feeling conflicted about the decision.

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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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In form: England's Jonny Bairstow on his way to a half-century in Brisbane.

Joe Root smiling again as England coast to victory

JOE ROOT admits he is savouring England’s white-ball dominance over Australia all the more after captaining his country to defeat in the Ashes.

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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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England's Joe Root, celebrates after taking the wicket of Australia's Steve Smith.

Joe Root stars with bat and ball as England beat Australia by four wickets

Joe Root starred with bat and ball as England scored a rare four-wicket victory over Australia at the Gabba to take a 2-0 lead in the one-day series.

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Mark Arthur: Radical plan.

Yorkshire propose championship shake-up

A proposal to split the County Championship into three conferences of six teams apiece has been put forward to the England and Wales Cricket Board by two Yorkshire officials.

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Yorkshire coach Andrew Gale. Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

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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England's Jamie Overton (left) bowls past brother Craig, during a nets session at Trent Bridge, Nottingham.

Former Yorkshire star Chris Silverwood aims to deliver quickly for England

Chris Silverwood insists there is no pace problem in English cricket and is confident he can bring through a generation of fast bowlers to match Australia.

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