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Yorkshire plan new coaching structure under Moxon

Yorkshire are to shake up their coaching structure, but Martyn Moxon has been given a huge vote of confidence in his role as director of professional cricket. Chairman Colin Graves took the pressure off Moxon in the immediate aftermath of … Continue reading

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Wainwright leaves Yorkshire to join Derbyshire

Three months after he was at the centre of county cricket’s shortest loan spell, David Wainwright has joined Derbyshire on a longer-term deal. The 26-year-old left-arm spinner has become their first signing of the close-season, signing a two-year deal following … Continue reading

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Bairstow wins Young Cricketer of the Year award

Jonathan Bairstow, the 21-year-old Yorkshire batsman-wicketkeeper, has been voted Young Cricketer of the Year for 2011 by the Cricket Writers’ Club and received a silver trophy at the club’s 65th anniversary lunch in the Long Room at Lord’s. Bairstow, who … Continue reading

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Sidebottom: Relegation season stems from early Notts defeat

After leaving reigning champions Nottinghamshire to return to Yorkshire, Ryan Sidebottom has pointed to the early season defeat by his former county as the root of the Tykes’ troubles this season. Yorkshire’s relegation was confirmed at 2.20pm on the first … Continue reading

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Gale gets on his bike in California for charity ride

Following the frustration of missing the last month of the season with a broken arm, Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale is getting on his bike. Gale and the club’s physio, Scot McAllister, hope to raise £6,000 for Marie Curie Cancer Care … Continue reading

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Shahzad in the dock over alleged pitch scuffing

Yorkshire and England seamer Ajmal Shahzad is being investigated by the England and Wales Cricket Board after he was caught on camera allegedly scuffing the pitch while he was batting in the drawn County Championship match against Warwickshire at Edgbaston … Continue reading

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Sayers keeps captaincy role for final Yorkshire game

Yorkshire will go into their final County Championship match of the season against Somerset at Headingley knowing their chances of Division One survival are anorexic. They are, in fact, in grave danger of finishing bottom a year after almost winning … Continue reading

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Yorkshire ponder captaincy dilemma amid relegation fears

Yorkshire face a captaincy dilemma as they prepare to ease their relegation plight by avenging last week’s crushing defeat by Warwickshire. Jacques Rudolph, who took over the reins from injured skipper Andrew Gale, has had to return to South Africa … Continue reading

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Unlucky break is ‘awful timing’: Andrew Gale

No sooner had Jacques Rudolph got his feet back under the Yorkshire table after answering their SOS than he finds himself in the role of captain. Andrew Gale, who claimed responsibility for bringing Rudolph back, will miss the rest of … Continue reading

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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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