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Scalby 2nds confirm Division Two title win despite loss to Ganton

Despite losing by 43 runs at home to runners-up Ganton, Scalby 2nds secured the Readers Scarborough Beckett Cricket League Division Two title.

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Beckett League Premier Division and Division One

Bowes and Hegarty hit tons as Staithes hammer Ebberston

Staithes closed the gap between them and Readers Scarborough Beckett League Premier Division leaders Staxton to just two points after hammering Ebberston by 118 runs at home.

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Yorkshire face an anxious wait on Friday evening

Natwest T20 Blast permutations: What Yorkshire Vikings need to happen to qualify for quarter-finals

Yorkshire Vikings face a nervous evening on Friday as they wait to find out whether they will qualify for the Natwest T20 Blast quarter-finals.
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Whitby's Daisy Stokoe, front row, second from left, was part of the Yorkshire U13s side which shone at the Malvern Festival

Daisy Stokoe earns call-up to Yorkshire side to County Cup finals

Whitby’s Daisy Stokoe has been called up for Yorkshire Under-13s side for the Royal London County Cup finals at Grantham CC next week.

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The victorious Loftus side after beating Goathland at Sleights to lift the Whitby Gazette Cup

Super Simpson snaps up 7-20 as Loftus lift Whitby Gazette Cup

Loftus beat Goathland at Sleights to lift the Whitby Gazette Cup in glorious conditions as bowler Alan Simpson shone.

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THIS WEEKEND'S CRICKET FIXTURES: Home testers for Premier title rivals

Readers Scarborough Beckett Crickett League Premier Division leaders Staxton and nearest rivals Staithes face home games against Heslerton and Ebberston respectively on Saturday.

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Yorkshire's Adam Lyth (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com).

Yorkshire hit record T20 mark thanks to Lyth’s brilliance

RECORDS tumbled as Yorkshire made the highest team total and Adam Lyth the highest individual score in the history of English T20.

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Going home: ICC Trophy-winning captain Sarfaraz Ahmed.
Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Yorkshire v Northants: Blow for Yorkshire as Sarfaraz Ahmed recalled by Pakistan

YORKSHIRE director of cricket Martyn Moxon has spoken of his frustration after overseas player Sarfaraz Ahmed’s time at the county was cut short.

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Tim Bresnan celebrates one of six wickets he took in last Friday's win over Lancashire (Picture: SWPix.com)

Sell-out Roses match gives Tim Bresnan taste for T20’s city format

TIM BRESNAN believes that the new city-based T20 competition will accelerate cricket’s appeal and lead to more Roses-type atmospheres in the future.

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Division Two victors Ganton. Pictures by Simon Dobson.

Ebberston, Mulgrave and Ganton claim Cayley Cup success

Ebberston, Mulgrave and Ganton emerged as the victors at the first triple-header T20 Cayley Cup Finals Day at North Marine Road on Sunday.

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Cloughton 2nds' Grant Elwell bowls to Ganton 2nds' Richard Horsman in the hosts' win that sealed promotion from Division Four. Picture by Steve Lilly.

BECKETT LEAGUE: Divisions 2, 3 & 4 - Cloughton 2nds and Heslerton 2nds seal promotion

Heslerton 2nds and Cloughton 2nds both collected comfortable wins to seal their promotion from Division Four.

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Beckett League Premier & Division One round up

BECKETT LEAGUE: Premier & Division One: Staxton lose out but extend lead at the top

Beckett League Premier Division leaders Staxton lost out at Filey but still managed to extend their lead at the top of the table over rivals Staithes, who were rained off at home to Heslerton.

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Kai Morris edges behind and departs for four in Whitby's defeat at home to Blackhall. Picture by Brian Murfield.

NYSD LEAGUE: Whitby's struggles continue after Blackhall beating

Whitby's 1st XI's North Yorkshire South Durham League Division One relegation worries continued with a comprehensive home defeat to Blackhall.

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Yorkshire's vice captain Tim Bresnan was unable to repeat his six-wicket haul from Friday night

Yorkshire Vikings suffer defeat to Leicestershire Foxes to leave T20 Blast quarter-final hopes in balance

Yorkshire Vikings failed to back up their Roses victory as they lost to Leicestershire Foxes by four wickets with two balls remaining in the T20 Blast.

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Tim Bresnan celebrates one of the six wickets he took against Lancashire. (Picture: SWPix.com)

Yorkshire Vikings v Lancashire Lightning: Bresnan points Yorkshire towards Roses win

ON THE 40th anniversary of his 100th first-class hundred, Headingley rose again to Geoffrey Boycott, who was paraded during the interval of last night’s Roses match.

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The Yorkshire Diamonds squad for 2017

Yorkshire Diamonds impress in Kia Super League opening triumph over Lancashire Thunder

Two half-century partnerships at either end of the Yorkshire innings set up a resounding Kia Super League win by 28 runs over Lancashire at Headingley.

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This weekend's Beckett cricket fixtures

There is a busy weekend of cricket in the Beckett League over the next couple of days.

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Tale of the century: How Yorkshire cricket legend Geoffrey Boycott hit the magic number

Today marks the 40th anniversary of Geoffrey Boycott’s 100th hundred. Chris Waters looks back at the Yorkshireman’s unique love affair with scoring centuries.

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Yorkshire's Ryan Sidebottom leaves the field at North Marine Road, Scarborough, for the last time to a guard of honour (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com).

Yorkshire left looking over their shoulder

YORKSHIRE first-team coach Andrew Gale wondered prior to the match whether Essex might “choke” under the pressure of leading the County Championship table.

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Yorkshire's Harry Brook in action against Essex (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWPix.com)

Yorkshire thrashed inside two days at Scarborough

Essex are closing in on a two-day win over Yorkshire at Scarborough after being set a target of 33 at tea.

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