Sunday, 10 March 2013

Going to Barbados!

After a launch at the Jorvik Centre in York, the newly renamed Yorkshire Vikings announced their squad for the pre-season fortnight in Barbados, including youngsters Ben Coad, Jack Leaning, Alex Lees, William Rhodes and Lewis Stabler. The team flies on Monday 11 March, playing its first T20 against Hampshire at Bridgetown's Kensington Oval (right) on Saturday 16 March.

Elsewhere Yorkshire announce 'very healthy' financial results; Cricket Yorkshire interviews stumper Dan Hodgson; All Out Cricket talks captaincy with Andrew Gale, and profiles Jonny Bairstow; and Liam Plunkett returns from five weeks in Adelaide.
Finally new recruit Jack Brooks gets a most unusual view of Headingley.
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