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Lancashire Lightning v Yorkshire Vikings: Harry Brook aims to bloom in Roses T20 Blast clash

HARRY BROOK is hoping to continue the form that has taken him to the brink of an England Test debut by putting on a show in front of the television cameras on one of the biggest nights in the domestic calendar. The Yorkshire batsman goes into the game against Lancashire at Old Trafford on the back of a scoring streak that is not so much red-hot as ridiculously prolific.

yorkshirepost.co.uk ,  3 hours ago 0
Lancashire Lightning v Yorkshire Vikings: Harry Brook aims to bloom in Roses T20 Blast clash

Lancashire v Yorkshire: Harry Brook aims to bloom in Roses clash

HARRY BROOK is hoping to continue the form that has taken him to the brink of an England Test debut by putting on a show in front of the television cameras on one of the biggest nights in the domestic calendar. The Yorkshire batsman goes into the game against Lancashire at Old Trafford on the back of a scoring streak that is not so much red-hot as ridiculously prolific.

yorkshirepost.co.uk ,  14 hours ago 0
Lancashire v Yorkshire: Harry Brook aims to bloom in Roses clash

Maro Itoje vows never to sing England rugby anthem ‘Swing Low, Sweet Chariot’ again due to slavery origin

Maro Itoje has announced that he will no longer partake in the England rugby anthem ‘Swing Low, Sweet Chariot’. Roses fans began singing the tune in 1987 however it is thought to have its origins in slavery, and is credited to 19th century African-American freedman Wallace Willis.

standard.co.uk ,  20 hours ago 0
Maro Itoje vows never to sing England rugby anthem ‘Swing Low, Sweet Chariot’ again due to slavery origin

Queen's Platinum Jubilee: M62 boundary stones marking border of Yorkshire and Lancashire to be protected

They are two of the best known markers in the country, especially for those who nurse the rivalry between the Roses counties. And now the stones at the side of the M62 marking the boundary between Lancashire and God’s Own Country in Yorkshire have been listed as a one-off award to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

hebdenbridgetimes.co.uk ,  3 days ago 8
Queen's Platinum Jubilee: M62 boundary stones marking border of Yorkshire and Lancashire to be protected

I’m a Dollar Tree super fan – my five best shopping hacks and cheap organizing items everyone needs

GOING to The Dollar Tree can be very overwhelming if you have no idea what to look for. Well, professional Dollar Tree shopper Megan, who goes by Glue Gun and Roses on social media, shared what's worth the money and a couple of hidden gems.

thescottishsun.co.uk ,  6 days ago 0
I’m a Dollar Tree super fan – my five best shopping hacks and cheap organizing items everyone needs

8 roses with royal connections to sniff out for the Platinum Jubilee

It’s almost celebration time, when people nationwide will be enjoying a garden or street party for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. In gardens, thanks to the mild spring, many roses will be in bloom, and many more are named in honour of royals.

newschainonline.com ,  10 days ago 0
8 roses with royal connections to sniff out for the Platinum Jubilee

Joe Root and Yorkshire CCC v Jimmy Anderson and Lancashire CCC in front of sparse crowd is a worrying sign

WHERE have all the fans gone? The question seems apposite after just 5,539 spectators attended the Roses game at Headingley. The breakdown was as follows: on day one, 1,706 were present; on day two, 1,677; on day three, 1,645; on day four, 511.

yorkshirepost.co.uk ,  10 days ago 0
Joe Root and Yorkshire CCC v Jimmy Anderson and Lancashire CCC in front of sparse crowd is a worrying sign

County Championship: Yorkshire bat out the day as Roses match drawn

LV= County Championship Division One, Clean Slate Headingley (day four) Lancashire 566-9 dec: Yorkshire 379: Root 147 & 169-6: Brook 82*; Anderson 2-17 Yorkshire (12 pts) drew with Lancashire (13 pts) Match scorecard James Anderson bowled England team-mate Joe Root for four - but Yorkshire held on to thwart Lancashire's bid for a first Roses County Championship victory at Headingley since 2011.

bbc.com ,  11 days ago 0
County Championship: Yorkshire bat out the day as Roses match drawn

Watch: James Anderson rips Joe Root’s off and middle stumps out the ground with inducking beauty in Roses County Championship clash

Watch: James Anderson bowled Joe Root with a beauty in Lancashire’s County Championship clash against Yorkshire. The legendary England quick pierced his international teammate’s bat-pad gap with an inducking pearler to demolish the stumps, with off and middle left on the ground and Anderson celebrating with gusto.

wisden.com ,  11 days ago 187
Watch: James Anderson rips Joe Root’s off and middle stumps out the ground with inducking beauty in Roses County Championship clash

Yorkshire CCC v Lancashire CCC: Latest masterclass ends Joe Root’s long wait for Roses century

NOT many things were missing off Joe Root’s cricketing CV but a Roses hundred was one of them. NOT many things were missing off Joe Root’s cricketing CV but a Roses hundred was one of them. Prior to Saturday, Root’s highest score in all cricket against the old enemy was 92 not out, made in a T20 Blast match at Old Trafford in 2016.

yorkshirepost.co.uk ,  12 days ago 0
Yorkshire CCC v Lancashire CCC: Latest masterclass ends Joe Root’s long wait for Roses century

What £2.9 million gets you at Skegness area caravan park that's up for sale

The site has a total pitch fee income of more than £186,000 A caravan park on the Lincolnshire coast is up for sale for almost £3 million. And now details of what you get for your money have been released by commercial estate agents Avison Young. Roses Caravan Park, in the village of Anderby Creek between Skegness and Mablethorpe, has 83 static caravans on site as well as a handful of accommodation units.

leicestermercury.co.uk ,  12 days ago 57
What £2.9 million gets you at Skegness area caravan park that's up for sale

Joe Root scores maiden Roses century as Yorkshire fight back against Lancashire

Plus: Scyld Berry on how Somerset put their neighbours to the sword on a placid pitch Joe Root's maiden Roses century - secured with England colleague James Anderson in opposition - gave Yorkshire a realistic chance of an LV Insurance County Championship draw against Lancashire at Headingley. The 31-year-old has slotted seamlessly back into county cricket having resigned as England's Test captain last month, posting 75 in a draw at Essex last week followed by this serene 147 off 218 balls.

telegraph.co.uk ,  12 days ago 1
Joe Root scores maiden Roses century as Yorkshire fight back against Lancashire

Joe Root century checks Lancashire’s victory bid in Roses clash

Jack Leach took an eight-wicket match haul as Somerset claimed victory over neighbours Gloucestershire Former England Test captain Joe Root thwarted a Lancashire attack containing James Anderson to register his first Roses century and give Yorkshire hope of avoiding defeat at Headingley. In response to Lancashire’s 566 for nine declared, Yorkshire slipped to 68 for four early on the third day of this LV= Insurance County Championship match but Lancashire’s progress was checked by Root.

independent.co.uk ,  12 days ago 1
Joe Root century checks Lancashire’s victory bid in Roses clash

County Championship: Joe Root hits century on third day of Roses match

LV= County Championship Division One, Clean Slate Headingley (day three) Lancashire 566-9 dec: Yorkshire 356-8: Root 147; Bailey 3-56 Yorkshire (4 pts) trail Lancashire (5 pts) by 210 runs Match scorecard Joe Root's maiden Roses century - secured with England colleague James Anderson in opposition - gave Yorkshire a realistic chance of a County Championship draw against Lancashire at Headingley.

bbc.com ,  12 days ago 0
County Championship: Joe Root hits century on third day of Roses match

Watch: Matt Parkinson spins it big to bowl in-form Harry Brook in Roses clash

Watch: Matt Parkinson delivered the key wicket of Harry Brook in the Roses clash on Saturday. Yorkshire, playing host to Lancashire at Headingley, were reduced to 68-4 on the third morning of the County Championship fixture. The fourth dismissal, that of George Hill by James Anderson, brought the in-form Brook to the crease.

wisden.com ,  12 days ago 2
Watch: Matt Parkinson spins it big to bowl in-form Harry Brook in Roses clash

County cricket: Joe Root hits 147 but Yorkshire lag Lancs in Roses match

At 27 minutes past three on a sun-soaked and soporific afternoon at Headingley, Matt Parkinson hopped and skipped to the crease to send down another fizzing delivery. Joe Root, on 99, effortlessly clipped the ball away off his pads and scampered the single he needed to bring up his first century of the summer.

theguardian.com ,  12 days ago 5
County cricket: Joe Root hits 147 but Yorkshire lag Lancs in Roses match

County Championship: Keaton Jennings hits career-best 238 in Roses match

LV= County Championship Division One, Clean Slate Headingley (day two) Lancashire 566-9 dec: Yorkshire 53-2: Malan 23; Balderson 1-3 Yorkshire (1 pt) trail Lancashire (3 pts) by 513 runs Match scorecard Keaton Jennings completed a superb 238 to record Lancashire's highest individual score in a Roses match during another dominant day against Yorkshire at Headingley.

bbc.com ,  13 days ago 0
County Championship: Keaton Jennings hits career-best 238 in Roses match

County cricket: Jennings blooms with double hundred for Lancashire in Roses match

A late-afternoon declaration ended a day of earthy toil for Yorkshire, watching ball after ball dart to the rope. Keaton Jennings passed 200, then eclipsed Lancashire’s highest Roses score, and was within touching distance of Darren Lehmann’s record for either side of 252.

theguardian.com ,  13 days ago 0
County cricket: Jennings blooms with double hundred for Lancashire in Roses match