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Schedule and Lions calls penalise Yorkshire again

  Yorkshire’s director of cricket, Martyn Moxon, currently has plenty of ammunition for stoking old grievances. He finds himself in a very similar situation to last season, when the congested fixture list and England Lions matches clashing with crucial LV … Continue reading

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Gale has praise for Yorkshire’s younger batsmen

After his defiant, match-saving County Championship century against Durham at Chester-le-Street, Yorkshire skipper Andrew Gale was full of praise for his side’s younger batsmen. While the more experienced Joe Sayers was left out, Joe Root, Adam Lyth and Gary Ballance … Continue reading

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No more Mr Grumpy: Onions is back

Some people have a golden arm – or a good scriptwriter. Back surgery slowed Ian Botham down, but he still took a wicket with his first ball on his England comeback, and Graham Onions’ return to action was almost as … Continue reading

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Yorks still hopeful of including McGrath

Anthony McGrath has been included in a 14-man Yorkshire squad for the County Championship opener against Worcestershire at New Road, with 20-year-old Joe Root also named as cover. McGrath, 35, suffered complications in his recovery from knee surgery and was … Continue reading

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