Monday, 15 July 2019

Tag Archives: Yorkshire

South African shock as Olivier signs for Yorkshire

JOHANNESBURG: Cricket South Africa expressed disappointment on Tuesday at fast bowler Duanne Olivier’s decision to sign a three-year contract with English county Yorkshire which will rule him out of international cricket. Olivier, 26, was one of the stars of the South African summer, taking 31 wickets in five Test matches ...

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Anderson to test injured shoulder ahead of India series

LONDON: England’s all-time leading wicket taker James Anderson could be in line for a return to the national side for the upcoming five-Test series with India after undergoing rehabilitation on a longstanding shoulder injury. The 35-year-old swing bowler – who has taken 540 wickets in 138 Tests – has been ...

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Morrisons are selling a Yorkshire Pudding pizza

YORKSHIRE: The pudding pizzas, which cost £3.00, are made using a combination of cheese and batter to create the pudding base and then filled with tomato sauce and Mozzarella cheese. They are available in two flavours – ‘Classic Pepperoni’ and ‘Meat Feast’ with mini meatballs, pepperoni, spicy beef and jalapeño ...

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Pujara to play for Yorkshire in English County cricket

It is reportedly learned that Cheteshwar Pujara had signed the deal with the County earlier but considering the Indian Premier League auction, he postponed his announcement. “I’m really excited to be able to have the opportunity to represent Yorkshire once again. It’s always nice to be able to come over ...

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Boycott fears English county cricket could die in 20 years

LONDON: : Geoffrey Boycott has said he fears English domestic first-class country cricket could die within 20 years. After England’s recent 4-0 Ashes series loss in Australia, many pundits accused the governing England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) of marginalising four-day County Championship matches, which are supposed to prepare players ...

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Husband found guilty of murdering wife

Akshar Ali and Yasmin Ahmed LEEDS: These are the first photographs of a man and his friend who face life sentences for murdering his wife before dumping her body in woodland in Leeds and setting it alight. A Leeds Crown Court jury has unanimously convicted Akshar Ali, 27, and Yasmin ...

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Essex crowned champions with a massive victory

BIRMINGHAM: Led by Samuel Cook’s fifer in the second innings, Yorkshire were bowled out for 74 in the second essay to further extend Essex’s lead at the top. Needing 450 to win, it took Essex less than 29 overs to fold up Yorkshire’s challenge at the County Ground in Chelmsford ...

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Amir stars with 5 wicket haul as Essex dominate

LONDON: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir has continued his impressive form with the ball, as he took five for 18 in English County Championship. This was his first ´five-for´ for Essex in just his second Championship match was instrumental in Yorkshire being demolished out for 113 runs. Essex ended the first ...

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I have no future in politics, tells Younis Khan

PESHAWAR: Legendary cricketer Younis Khan has denied he will join politics. In a statement, he said that he feels that there is no future for him in the field.  ‘I am busy in promoting cricket in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP),’ he said. He said that Shahryar Khan’s tenure was impressive for ...

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