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Yorkshire investigate Jaques’s UK qualification claims

Yorkshire will consider making a new overseas signing if the ECB allow Phil Jaques to appear as a non-overseas player in 2012 and 2013. The 32-year-old opening batsman has retired from state cricket in Australia and holds a UK passport through … Continue reading

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Graves left stumped by Yorkshire cricket public: Richard Gibson

Outspoken Yorkshire chairman Colin Graves admits his one failure during his tenure at Headingley has been an inability to arrest a slide in the club’s membership. The number dipped below five figures in the early 1990s, and has since sunk … Continue reading

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Gale delighted to go back to his roots for T20 warm-up

Yorkshire skipper Andrew Gale and seam bowler Iain Wardlaw will be going back to their roots next summer for a Twenty20 Cup warm-up game. Their club, Cleckheaton, will stage a match on the evening of Wednesday June 13, which Yorkshire … Continue reading

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England’s likely lads for 2012: Tim Wellock

As cricket fans raise a seasonal glass or two to the England team at the end of a memorable 2011, those players who have achieved No 1 Test status must be wary of two northern lads capable of emptying bars … Continue reading

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Gillespie has “firm but fair” authority: Moxon

Yorkshire’s new first team coach Jason Gillespie has the right blend of authority and comradeship, according to the county’s director of cricket Martyn Moxon. The former Australia paceman has been at Headingley this week and will be back at the … Continue reading

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Moxon happier with fixture list than in previous years

Yorkshire may have only one day’s cricket at Headingley in July next season – a Twenty20 Cup match against Derbyshire – but overall director of cricket Martyn Moxon is happier with the 2012 fixture list than in recent seasons. As … Continue reading

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County Season Reviews 2011

A brief account of what happened during the summer of 2011 for each county, take a look… Derbyshire Durham Essex Glamorgan Gloucestershire Hampshire Kent Leicestershire Lancashire Middlesex Northamptonshire Nottinghamshire Somerset Surrey Sussex Warwickshire Worcestershire Yorkshire

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Gillespie has aura to revitalise Yorkshire, says Gale

Jason Gillespie has promised to bring fun to Yorkshire when he begins his new job as first-team coach but there is very serious business for the former Australian fast bowler to attend to. Primarily, meeting the expectations of the club’s … Continue reading

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Yorkshire return for Gillespie as first team coach

Former Australian Test bowler Jason Gillespie is rejoining Yorkshire as part of the club’s revamped coaching set-up. Gillespie, 36, will be named as first team coach at a Headingley press conference on Tuesday November 15, succeeding Craig White in the … Continue reading

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White becomes first victim of Yorkshire coaching reshuffle

Yorkshire’s coaching reshuffle has claimed its first victim in former England all-rounder Craig White. He was one of five members of staff who were invited to apply for four new roles, but has decided against it as he does not have … Continue reading

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