• Posts Tagged ‘Yorkshire’

    Joe Root extends deal at Yorkshire until 2019

    by  • May 7, 2016 • Cricket

    England star batsman Joe Root has signed a new contract with the county champions Yorkshire, that will keep him at the Headingley Stadium until the end of 2019. Root, 25, who is currently ranked the world’s second-best batsman, is a key player of the England national team in all formats. BREAKING: @root66 signs on...

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    Yorkshire re-sign Kiwi batsman Kane Williamson

    by  • February 19, 2015 • Cricket

    Yorkshire have acquired the services of New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson as a fourth overseas player for a third stint at the English county. Williamson, 24, will arrive at the Headingley for the latter stages of the County Championship campaign this season due to New Zealand’s ODI tour of Zimbabwe and South Africa. Great...

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    Lees and Patterson sign new Yorkshire deals

    by  • February 5, 2015 • Cricket

    England batsman Alex Lees and Seamer Steve Patterson have signed new contracts with county champions Yorkshire. Lees, 21, who scored 971 Championship runs last season – has committed his long term future with the White Rose until 2019. While Patterson, 31, who claimed 36 County Championship wickets last season – has extended his contract,...

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    Twitter reaction: Yorkshire beat Nottinghamshire to win County Championship

    by  • September 14, 2014 • Cricket

    Yorkshire have secured their first County Championship title since 2001 after beating Nottinghamshire by an innings and 152 runs at Trent Bridge. Ryan Sidebottom, a left-arm fast-medium bowler was named man of the match with nine wickets overall. Here are the best tweets from the cricket legends past and present, to Yorkshire’s victory. Yorkshire...

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