The Sweetest Rose: 150 Years of Yorkshire County Cricket Club

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"The Sweetest Rose" traces the history of Yorkshire County Cricket Club over its 150 years, from its birth in Sheffield in January, 1863, right up to the present day. It is a tale of triumph (Yorkshire have won the County Championship more times than any other county) and inner turmoil (the Club's hierarchy having been ousted by a members' revolution during the 1980s). The book spotlights the leading personalities attached to the Club, both on and off the field, and seeks to establish exactly what it is that has made it the ...

The Sweetest Rose: 150 Years of Yorkshire County Cricket Club 2012, Great Northern Books Ltd, Ilkley

ISBN-13: 9781905080311

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