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Whitby Cricket Club put focus on youth

Youth is taking over at Whitby Cricket Club and they are hoping that it leads to a bright future.

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AYUP LAD: Billy Stanlake celebrates with Glenn Maxwell after taking his first wicket for Australia against New Zealand in the T20 Tri-Series earlier this month. Picture: David Neilson/ www.photosport.nz/SwPix.com

‘Big Billy’ brought in to help Yorkshire land elusive T20 silverware

THEY call him “Big Billy” – and for obvious reasons.

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Beckett Cricket League

Cayley Cup draws announced

The draws for the 2018 Cayley Cup competitions were made at the Beckett League AGM.
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Beckett League AGM round up

Beckett League clubs vote in favour of new points structure for 2018

Readers Scarborough Beckett League clubs voted 25-8 in favour of a new points structure heading into the 2018 season at last night's annual general meeting at Sherburn Cricket Club.

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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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Staxton will look to defend their Premier Division title in 2018

Three new sides to join new-look Beckett League

Three new teams are set to join the Readers Scarborough Beckett League for the 2018 season - which will result in a re-shuffle of the structure of Division Four.
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The winners line up at last year's Sports Awards

Nominations open for Sports Awards

The annual Scarborough & District Sports Awards are set to take place on February 26 and nominations are now being accepted.

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England's Gary Ballance

The Ashes: Patient Gary Ballance awaits Ashes call

YORKSHIRE captain Gary Ballance insists that he is in “a good place” despite being a spectator on England’s Ashes tour.

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Yorkshire's coaching duo of Martyn Moxon and Andrew Gale will take the team to South Africa next March (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Change of scenery as Yorkshire choose to hone their preparations in South Africa

YORKSHIRE County Cricket Club are heading to South Africa for their pre-season tour.

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Kane Williamson in action for Yorkshire

Kiwi Kane snapped up by Yorkshire

Yorkshire County Club have announced the capture of Kane Williamson as an overseas batsman for 2018, subject to paperwork being finalised.
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Yorkshire's Adam Lyth is heading to Bangladesh

Lyth ready to have a blast in Bangladesh

Yorkshire batsman Adam Lyth is hoping to grab his first opportunity to play in the Bangladesh Premier League with both hands.
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Yorkshire's Ben Coad celebrates dismissing Warwickshire's Dominic Sibley. (Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com)

Yorkshire v Warwickshire: Ruthless streak is needed for Yorkshire to prevail

IN THE words of the late Bruce Forsyth: “Good game, good game.”

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Whitby CC

Whitby CC skipper looks on the bright side

Whitby CC skipper Will Donald is taking the positives after an indifferent season for his side.

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Yorkshire batsman Alex Lees on the drive

RECAP: Surrey v Yorkshire (day four) - Analysis and commentary from The Oval

YORKSHIRE batted for the whole of the fourth and final day at The Oval to earn a draw against hosts Surrey.
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Gary Ballance in action for Yorkshire

Ballance backs Brathwaite to shine for Yorkshire

Gary Ballance is backing West Indies Test opener Kraigg Brathwaite to shine during his short overseas spell with Yorkshire.

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Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance

As It Happened: Surrey v Yorkshire - How White Rose were bowled out on day three

YORKSHIRE look likely to have to bat for the whole of the fourth and final day at The Oval after they were made to follow on by hosts Surrey.

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Kumar Sangakkara tormented Yorkshire for the third time this summer. (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Yorkshire v Surrey: Sangakkara torments Yorkshire once more

HAVING already scored white and pink ball hundreds against Yorkshire this season, Kumar Sangakkara completed the full set when he made one against them with the red ball too.

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Yorkshire's Liam Plunkett will miss the rest of the season through England duty (Picture: SWPix.com)

Surrey v Yorkshire: Gale sets winning standard to rescue Yorkshire

ANDREW GALE insists that Yorkshire cannot afford to take anything for granted as they seek to shake off the spectre of relegation.

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Whitby CC

NYSD LEAGUE: Whitby crushed by Thornaby

Whitby CC 1sts suffered a crushing eight-wicket loss at Thornaby in their final NYSD League Division One game of the season.

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2017 Beckett Premier League Champions Staxton CC Picture by Steve Lilly

Staxton beat Valley to pip Staithes to Beckett Premier title glory

Staxton secured the Readers Scarborough Beckett League Premier Division title on the final day of the season with a home win against Forge Valley.
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