Former Yorkshire second-team coach Farbrace confirmed as England assistant

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Paul Farbrace says the England job was too good to turn down

7:30pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Paul Farbrace is to start work as England’s assistant coach with immediate effect, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced today.

Skipper Gale may drop himself for Root

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jack Brooks takes another wicket today on his way to career-best match figures of 8-1212

3:10pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale is considering leaving himself out of Sunday’s LV= County Championship match against Middlesex at Lord’s with England’s Joe Root set to return.

Wardlaw stars for Scotland

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Iain Wardlaw took 3-27 for Scotland against the MCC at Lord's

12:30am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Cleckheaton pace bowler Iain Wardlaw led the way for Scotland as they defeated the MCC by one wicket at Lord's yesterday.

Low-key return for Root

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Joe Root did not bat or bowl on the opening day for Yorkshire Seconds

12:22am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

England batsman Joe Root had to be be satisfied with fielding practice as he made his comeback from injury in Yorkshire Seconds' three-day friendly against Lancashire at Northop Hall in North Wales yesterday.

Late wickets put a spring in Yorkshire's step

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Ryan Sidebottom is congratulated on getting Stephen Peters caught behind

7:50pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Jack Brooks gave Yorkshire a boost with two late wickets during today's third day of their LV= County Championship match as they pursue victory.

Moxon: Farbrace can be key component in England's revival

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Paul Farbrace is expectred to be confirmed as England's assistant coach today

6:25pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Martyn Moxon has backed Peter Moores and Paul Farbrace to spark a revival in England’s fortunes.

Middlebrook and rain defy Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

5:00pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Yorkshire have so far struggled to make significant inroads into Northamptonshire’s second innings during today’s third day of their LV= County Championship match at Headingley.

Rain halts Yorkshire's charge

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

2:40pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

There has only been six overs of play at Headingley this morning as Yorkshire press for victory over Northamptonshire in their first LV= County Championship home match of the campaign.

Brooks: My move to Yorkshire was the right one

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Adil Rashid celebrates with bowler Jack Brooks after the dismissal of David Willey

7:23pm Monday 21st April 2014

Jack Brooks believes his performance with bat and ball and Yorkshire’s winning position in their ongoing LV= County Championship match against his former county Northamptonshire has helped to justify his decision to leave Wantage Road in late 2012.

Brooks put Yorkshire on top

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

5:00pm Monday 21st April 2014

New-ball bowler Jack Brooks has left his former county Northamptonshire on the ropes with a five-wicket burst during a remarkable second afternoon of the LV= County Championship match at Headingley.

Root's return provides selection poser as Ballance hits ton

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: HAPPY AS GARY: Yorkshire’s Gary Ballance celebrates his ton against Northants

10:16pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Yorkshire coach Jason Gillespie is going to have one heck of a selection headache this weekend after a positive day for Yorkshire on and off the field today.

Alex Lees column: It will be hard living up to my new nickname!

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alex Lees

10:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

On the whole, we were pretty pleased with our efforts in last week’s Championship draw against Somerset at Taunton.

Yorkshire fortunes improve against Northants

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

4:21pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Yorkshire have enjoyed an excellent afternoon against Northamptonshire on day one at Headingley, losing only Andrew Gale on the way to 171-3 from 56 overs at tea.

Lyth and Williamson early Yorkshire victims against Northants

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

1:20pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Yorkshire’s top order have found life tough during a rain-affected opening morning against Northamptonshire at Headingley today.

Paul Farbrace set to land shock England role

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Paul Farbrace

8:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

Former Yorkshire second-team coach Paul Farbrace is set to sensationally quit Sri Lanka to be part of England’s new coaching team, which is due to be announced tomorrow.

Yorkshire skipper learns from Clarke captaincy

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: LATE WICKETS: Yorkshire seamer Liam Plunkett

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Yorkshire’s Andrew Gale has been studying Michael Clarke’s captaincy in a bid to help him get the best out of fast bowler Liam Plunkett.

Yorkshire paceman Brooks firing up to face old club

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jack Brooks can change a game in one spell

7:10pm Friday 18th April 2014

Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale has described Jack Brooks as “a real asset” to the county as he prepares to face his former club Northamptonshire in the LV= County Championship at Headingley on Sunday.

Gillespie highlights areas to work on as Yorkshire kick off with a draw at Somerset

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Kane Williamson is set to be Yorkshire’s only non-domestic Twenty20 star next season

7:18pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Jason Gillespie says there is room for improvement both batting and bowling-wise for his Yorkshire side after their opening-round LV= County Championship draw against Somerset at Taunton.

Yorkshire draw nailed on

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Yorkshire County Cricket - zxc

4:15pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Yorkshire lost the wickets of openers Alex Lees and Adam Lyth as well as captain Andrew Gale this afternoon but their departures have not affected the county’s chances of securing a draw against Somerset at Taunton.

Openers steer Yorkshire to safety

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Local cricket

1:14pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Yorkshire opening batsmen Adam Lyth and Alex Lees comfortably moved their side to safety before lunch on day four against Somerset at Taunton.

Yorkshire skipper opts to steer clear of final-day fireworks against Somerset

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Liam Plunkett finished the day as Yorkshire's top wicket-taker

8:14pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale tonight revealed that he declined an approach from Somerset’s Marcus Trescothick to set up a day-four run-chase in the opening LV= County Champion-ship match at Taunton, which finishes tomorrow.

Somerset duo take initiative of Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cricket fest in memory of Dallas

4:03pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

A century partnership for the sixth wicket between Craig Kieswetter and Johann Myburgh took Somerset into seemingly safe waters after two sessions of day three at Taunton.

Yorkshire bowlers work hard for wickets

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A modern-day cricket match not unlike the one AG Macdonell and other writers have written about

1:25pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Yorkshire prised two more Somerset batsmen out on the third morning at Taunton as the hosts reached lunch on 277-5 from 89 overs.

Bradford all-rounder Rashid boosts England hopes with ton

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Adil Rashid hit his third century in as many Championship matches against Somerset

8:11pm Monday 14th April 2014

Adil Rashid gave the England selectors an early nudge with a century for Yorkshire today as they retained the initiative in their opening LV= County Championship match at Taunton on day two.

Somerset mount solid start in reply to Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cricket: Former Gloucestershire and England star John Mortimore dies

5:33pm Monday 14th April 2014

Somerset have made a steady start to their first innings in reply to Yorkshire’s 450 during day two at Taunton.

Rashid century powers Yorkshire past 400

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A late cameo knock from Adi Rashid was not enough to salvage victory for Yorkshire

1:13pm Monday 14th April 2014

Adil Rashid scored his third hundred in as many LV= County Championship matches against Somerset as Yorkshire pushed on beyond 400 during the second morning of their clash at Taunton.

Yorkshire batsmen well on top on first day of season

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Adam Lyth top-scored with 85 for Yorkshire

7:01pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Yorkshire seized the early initiative in their opening LV= County Championship match against Somerset after a commanding batting display at Taunton underpinned by Adam Lyth, Gary Ballance and Adil Rashid.

Lyth misses out on Yorkshire ton as Somerset hit back

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A modern-day cricket match not unlike the one AG Macdonell and other writers have written about

4:09pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Yorkshire secured their first point of the season by advancing to 219-4 from 65 overs at tea on the first day of their LV= County Championship match against Somerset at Taunton.

Lyth leads impressive Yorkshire opening

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Adam Lyth scored 66 before lunch at Somerset

1:33pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Adam Lyth scored a typically fluent half-century to help Yorkshire make a positive start to their LV= County Championship match against Somerset at Taunton.

Alex Lees column: I can't afford to take my eye off ball at Yorkshire this season

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alex Lees in action

7:10pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Alex Lees column: I’ve had a couple of good knocks in the practice games for Yorkshire in the last couple of weeks and I’m looking forward to the season really getting going now.

Yorkshire aim to go one step beyond in 2014 title hunt

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The arrival of powerful Australian batsman Aaron Finch will boost Yorkshire’s Twenty20 chances

9:30am Saturday 12th April 2014

Yorkshire are many people’s favourites to win the LV= County Championship title this summer.

Plunkett ready to go at start of new Yorkshire season

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Liam Plunkett enjoyed a new lease of life after joining Yorkshire at the start of last season

6:29pm Friday 11th April 2014

Liam Plunkett believes Yorkshire must be wary of a Somerset side out to prove a point as the LV= County Championship season starts for both teams at Taunton on Sunday.

Why Gillespie trusts in Hodd

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: STEPPING IN: Andy Hodd will replace Jonny Bairstow

6:30am Friday 11th April 2014

Yorkshire senior coach Jason Gillespie has given his full support to wicketkeeper Andy Hodd as the former Sussex gloveman prepares to deputise for the injured Jonny Bairstow.

Carver impresses for Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Yorkshire hope to attract the likes of Elton John when they stage concerts at Headingley

2:31pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Slow left-armer Karl Carver took the honours on the third morning of Yorkshire’s practice match against Northamptonshire at Wantage Road.

Injury blow for Yorkshire star Bairstow

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jonny Bairstow leaves the pitch nursing his damaged finger

9:09pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Yorkshire and England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow has been ruled out for up to six weeks after breaking a finger.

Lees ton highlight of day for Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alex Lees celebrates his century

8:58pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Alex Lees limbered up for the start of the LV= County Championship season on Sunday by hitting a sparkling century against Northamptonshire on the second day of Yorkshire’s practice match at Wantage Road.

Yorkshire batsmen slowed down by hosts

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cricket fest in memory of Dallas

4:15pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

In contrast to the free scoring of the morning session, Yorkshire’s batsmen were made to work rather harder for their runs at Wantage Road this afternoon.

Lees hits century before lunch for Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alex Lees

1:52pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Yorkshire’s Alex Lees produced an early-season batting masterclass at Wantage Road this morning, scoring a century in only 91 balls to send Gary Ballance’s side into lunch on 147-2.

Bairstow playing the waiting game over finger injury

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jonny Bairstow resumed behind the stumps for Yorkshire after leaving the field

7:30pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Jonny Bairstow’s hopes of retaining his place as England’s wicketkeeper by impressing behind the stumps for Yorkshire may have suffered a setback when the 24-year-old injured a finger in today’s three-day practice match against Northamptonshire at Wantage Road.

Bairstow injury is temporary worry for Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jonny Bairstow resumed behind the stumps for Yorkshire after leaving the field

7:00pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Yorkshire’s cricketers were made to wait for their wickets on the first afternoon of their three-day practice match against Northamptonshire at Wantage Road.

Seamers shine on day one for Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jack Brooks celebrates the wicket of Kyle Coetzer

1:44pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Yorkshire’s seamers made good use of the dry though bitterly cold conditions at Wantage Road on the first morning of their three-day friendly against Northamptonshire.

Root approaching fitness backed by new Yorkshire deal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Joe Root has been out of action since breaking his thumb playing for England last month

6:40am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Joe Root could be back in the nets by the end of this week after breaking his right thumb in eight places on England duty last month.

New Yorkshire deal for Root

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Joe Root has signed up to stay at Yorkshire until at least December 2016

3:02pm Monday 7th April 2014

England batsman Joe Root has signed a two-year contract extension to stay with his native county Yorkshire until at least December 2016.

Alex Lees column: I’m ready to go after busy Yorkshire winter

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alex Lees was 2013 young player of the year at Yorkshire

7:30pm Monday 7th April 2014

Alex Lees column: This winter may have been the busiest of my career so far but it has been really good fun nonetheless in Australia and Sri Lanka.

Jack Brooks homes in on title key for Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jack Brooks celebrates a wicket against Leeds-Bradford Universities

7:00pm Friday 4th April 2014

Jack Brooks believes the key to Yorkshire’s hopes of winning the LV= County Championship title could rest with their record at Headingley.

Yorkshire coach on why Bairstow should keep Test spot

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jonny Bairstow celebrates his century against Leeds-Bradford Universities

9:50pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Jason Gillespie says Jonny Bairstow’s rivals for the England Test wicketkeeper’s spot will have to do something special to usurp him for the opening Test against Sri Lanka in June.

Bairstow becomes third Yorkshire ton-maker

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A modern-day cricket match not unlike the one AG Macdonell and other writers have written about

1:20pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Jonny Bairstow became the third Yorkshire batsman to start the season with a century after reaching three figures before lunch on the third and final day of their friendly against Leeds/Bradford MCC Universities at Headingley.

Anything you can do... Ballance hits century following Lyth ton

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Gary Ballance scored 89 for the England Performance Programme against Western Australia's second team

6:34pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Adam Lyth and Gary Ballance both scored centuries for Yorkshire during today's second day of their three-day friendly against Leeds/Bradford MCC Universities at Headingley.

Lyth ton boosts Yorkshire total

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Adam Lyth hits out against Leeds/Bradford MCC Universities

1:32pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Adam Lyth continued his excellent pre-season form with another century against Leeds/Bradford MCC Universities at Headingley today.

Lyth and Lees put Yorkshire in total control

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Adil Rashid made short work of the Leeds/Bradford MCC Universities tail

7:29pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Yorkshire’s bowlers started the new summer with a polished performance against a Leeds/Bradford MCC Universities side who have caused the county problems in previous seasons.



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