PHOTO: Vintage Sachin! When Master Blaster turned out for Yorkshire

PHOTO: Vintage Sachin! When Master Blaster turned out for Yorkshire

Sachin became the first overseas-born player to represent Yorkshire, in 1992.

Floods hit parts of England as government scrambles to respond

Heavy rains triggered floods in parts of England on Saturday, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of homes and the deployment of army personnel to shore up overwhelmed defences. Lancashire in northwest England and Yorkshire in the northeast were the worst affected, with environment officials issuing more than 300 alerts in those areas, including 20 warnings of possible deadly floods.

Axed Adam Lyth targets England recall

Axed Adam Lyth targets England recall

Adam Lyth has set his sights on regaining his place in the England team after the Yorkshire batsman was dropped for the forthcoming Test series against Pakistan.

Cheteshwar Pujara, Glenn Maxwell, Joe Root congratulate Yorkshire for defending County Championship

Cheteshwar Pujara, Glenn Maxwell, Joe Root congratulate Yorkshire for defending County Championship

Yorkshire beat Middlesex on Wednesday at Lord's to successfully defend their County Championship title.

Under Jason Gillespie, Yorkshire retain County Championship title

Under Jason Gillespie, Yorkshire retain County Championship title

Former England bowler Ryan Sidebottom produced a devastating spell of bowling as Yorkshire retained the County Championship Division One title by skittling Middlesex for 106 at Lord`s on Wednesday.

Michael Klinger returns to see Gloucestershire into Lord`s final

Michael Klinger returns to see Gloucestershire into Lord`s final

 Michael Klinger`s journey round the globe proved worthwhile as the Australian`s unbeaten century for Gloucestershire against Yorkshire at Headingley on Sunday saw his side into the final of English county cricket`s 50-over competition at Lord`s.

Jonny Bairstow marks England recall by sealing Yorkshire win

Jonny Bairstow marks England recall by sealing Yorkshire win

Jonny Bairstow marked his England recall with an unbeaten fifty as reigning champions Yorkshire beat Worcestershire by seven wickets on the final day of their County Championship clash at Scarborough on Wednesday.

No technical flaws in my game: Cheteshwar Pujara

No technical flaws in my game: Cheteshwar Pujara

India A skipper Cheteshwar Pujara on Tuesday asserted that there were no technical flaws in his game and his County stint with Yorkshire has actually prepared him mentally for the demands of the modern-day cricket.

Callum Ferguson to replace Glenn Maxwell in Australia A squad

Callum Ferguson to replace Glenn Maxwell in Australia A squad

Middle-order batsman Callum Ferguson was on Wednesday called into Australia A's four-day squad which will tour India as replacement for Glenn Maxwell, who will now remain in Britain playing for Yorkshire.

Adil Rashid, Steven Finn in England squad for Ashes opener

Adil Rashid, Steven Finn in England squad for Ashes opener

Uncapped Yorkshire leg-spinner Adil Rashid and Middlesex fast bowler Steven Finn were both called into a 13-man England squad announced Wednesday for next week`s first Ashes Test against Australia in Cardiff.

It's a matter of time before I make senior cut again: Cheteshwar Pujara

It's a matter of time before I make senior cut again: Cheteshwar Pujara

Out of favour off late following a string of poor scores, top-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara is keen to make his comeback into the Indian Test squad and said it's just a matter of time before he regains his place in the playing eleven.

Aaron Finch leaves hospital after rib injury

Aaron Finch leaves hospital after rib injury

Australia batsman Aaron Finch on Tuesday was discharged from hospital following precautionary X-rays of his rib-cage after he edged a pull shot during an English county cricket match between Yorkshire and Worcestershire.

Michael Clarke hits back at Jason Gillespie`s `Dad`s Army` jibe ahead of Ashes

Michael Clarke hits back at Jason Gillespie`s `Dad`s Army` jibe ahead of Ashes

Australia captain Michael Clarke said he expected to prove Jason Gillespie wrong after the former Ashes winner suggested the current squad were too old ahead of their latest clash with England.

Islamic State teenager said to be UK's youngest suicide bomber

A 17-year old who left northern England to join Islamic State was reported to have become Britain`s youngest suicide bomber when he blew himself up in a car in northern Iraq, British media said after the militants posted pictures on social media.

Injured Australian batsman Aaron Finch set to return

Injured Australian batsman Aaron Finch set to return

Australia opening batsman Aaron Finch will make his return to cricket this Thursday after a hamstring injury sidelined him for seven weeks.

Cheteshwar Pujara raring to go against Bangladesh after Yorkshire stint

Cheteshwar Pujara raring to go against Bangladesh after Yorkshire stint

Cheteshwar Pujara says his stint with the English county side Yorkshire has helped him rectify the flaws in his batting and is ready to bat at any position when the Indian team square off with Bangaldesh in the one-off Test in Fatullah from Wednesday.

Joe Root salutes Peter Moores' role in his rapid rise

Joe Root salutes Peter Moores' role in his rapid rise

In-form England batsman Joe Root says he has sacked former coach Peter Moores to thank for his rapid rise to international prominence.

Uncapped Lyth set for England debut against New Zealand

Uncapped Lyth set for England debut against New Zealand

Yorkshire opener Adam Lyth is set to make his England debut after being named Thursday in a 12-man squad for next week`s first Test against New Zealand at Lord`s.

Jason Gillespie lays down law to Liam Plunkett

Jason Gillespie lays down law to Liam Plunkett

Jason Gillespie gave England a taste of the discipline they can expect should he become their coach when he dropped Liam Plunkett from Yorkshire`s team to face Hampshire at Headingley on Sunday for missing a training session and photo call.

Windies discard Fidel Edwards in line for Hampshire debut

Windies discard Fidel Edwards in line for Hampshire debut

 West Indies discard Fidel Edwards is poised to make his competitive debut for Hampshire after he was named in a 14-man squad to face Yorkshire in the county championship at Headingley, starting Sunday.