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Woodlands celebrate following fine Heavy Woollen Cup success

Woodlands celebrated winning the Solly Sports Heavy Woollen Cup for the second time in three seasons as they inflicted a three wicket defeat on Hoylandswaine at Hanging Heaton last Sunday.

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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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Shoukat Ali top scored with 48 as Scholes inflicted an 87-run defeat on promotion rivals Wrenthorpe as they retunred to the top of Allrounder Bradford League Championship One. Pictures: Paul Butterfield.

Scholes defeat rivals in key clash in race for promotion

Scholes took a huge step towards clinching promotion from the Allrounder Bradford League Championship One as they inflicted an 87-run win over rivals Wrenthorpe last Saturday.

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Woodlands Seconds in quest for treble

Woodlands Seconds in quest for treble

Woodlands Second team remain on course for a treble following last Sunday’s 31-run victory over Batley in the Priestley Shield semi-final.

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Mohammad Khan made a top score of 64 in Hartshead Moor's win.

Hartshead lie on brink of Championship Two title after racking up 15th win

HARTSHEAD MOOR racked up a 15th win of the season as they overcame lowly Hopton Mills by seven wickets and now just require a further 32 points from their remaining five matches to clinch the Allrounder Bradford League Championship Two title.

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Scholes bowler Christian JAckson delivers during his side's Championship One game against Wrenthorpe last Saturday.

Cooper hits impressive century to earn victory

Heckmondwike & Carlinghow all-rounder Paul Cooper was in top form as his side defeated Windhill & Daisy Hill by 83 runs in the Allrounder Bradford League Conference last 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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Mark Lawson is aiming to win the Heavy Woollen Cup with a third different club on Sunday.

Lawson has sights on Heavy Woollen Cup hat-trick

Mark Lawson will bid to join an elite band of cricketers to have won the Heavy Woollen Cup with three different clubs when Woodlands face Hoylandswaine in a cracking showdown at Hanging Heaton this Sunday (start noon).

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Sam Frankland hit a splendid 101 as Woodlands overcame Lightcliffe to maintain their title hopes in the Allrounder Bradford Premier League last Saturday. Picture: Steve Riding

Frankland hits century as Woodlands secure victory

SAM Frankland hit a sparkling century to help Woodlands overcome Lightcliffe by 67 runs in the Allrounder Bradford Premier League last Saturday.

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Victory saw Cleckheaton move third-bottom, within three points of East Bierley and six ahead of Batley, who drop back into the bottom two.

Cleckheaton overcame rivals East Bierley to move out of relegation zone

CLECKHEATON moved out of the Allrounder Bradford Premier League relegation zone thanks to a seven-wicket win over East Bierley last Saturday.

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Hanging Heaton produced a terrific effort in their National Cup semi-final at Ormskirk. Picture: Peter Rogan.

Hanging Heaton’s brave ECB National quest ends in agonising semi-final defeat

Hanging Heaton’s brave run in the Royal London ECB Clubs Championship came to an end when they lost out in a closely fought quarter-final at Ormskirk last Sunday.

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Hartshead Moor celebrate winning the Jack Hampshire Cup following a 21-run win over Wakefield St Michaels at Pudsey Congs last Sunday. Picture Ray Spencer

Hartshead Moor celebrate Hampshire Trophy triumph

HARTSHEAD Moor celebrated winning the club’s first major honour in over half a century last Sunday as they overcame Wakefield St Michaels by 21 runs in the Jack Hampshire Cup final at Pudsey Congs.

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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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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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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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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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Woodlands target Heavy Woollen double after Seconds reach Crowther final

Woodlands target Heavy Woollen double after Seconds reach Crowther final

Woodlands will target a Heavy Woollen double with their first and second teams to contest both finals at the end of August.

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Nicky Smith trapped Ian Gleeve lbw for four but it wasnt enough to prevent Moorlands suffering a nine-wicket defeat to Delph and Dobcross in the Drakes Huddersfield League Premiership last Saturday.

Moorlands and Parish lose ground following defeats

Moorlands and Mirfield Parish Cavaliers both lost ground in their respective Drakes Huddersfield League divisions after suffering defeats last Saturday.

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Cleckheaton captain John Wood in action during last Saturdays Bradford Premier League clash against Batley. Picture: Paul Butterfield

Hartshead Moor on course for double

HARTSHEAD MOOR can take another huge step towards their quest for a Bradford League and cup double this weekend in two key fixtures.

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Cleckheaton's Curtis Free sends down a delivery during last week's Bradford Premier League clash against Batley.

Key round of Bradford League Premier fixtures

SATURDAY promises to be a key date in the Bradford Premier League as the top four and bottom four sides clash in a series of crucial games at both ends of the table.

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