Yorkshire vs Lancashire: The Rivalry Resumes

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Yorkshire vs Lancashire: The Rivalry Resumes In the pantheon of sporting rivalries, very few, if any, have been around as long as the “War of the Roses” match between Yorkshire & Lancashire. The match’s rivalry gets it’s name from the English civil war that was fought between the House of Lancaster and the House of […] READ MORE



The Impact Of Fantasy Cricket On The County Championship

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The Impact Of Fantasy Cricket On The County Championship It is Saturday afternoon in the garden. The sun is shining, the birds singing and BBC Radio Yorkshire on the headphones. ‘And Ballance cracks that to the boundary, taking him past 50 as the hosts continue to dominate…” Up to my elbows in compost, clutching a […] READ MORE




County Championship: Division One Team Of The Season

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As Division One of the County Championship draws to a close with Middlesex sealing the title ahead of Yorkshire and Somerset, we take a look at this season’s top performers. County Championship: Division One Team Of The Season Marcus Trescothick (Somerset) Only last year, there was a point at which it looked as though Marcus Trescothick‘s retirement was imminent. With his contract up at […] READ MORE