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‘Frustrated’ Khawaja to lead Australia in tour match

08 August, 2019 9:33 am 9:33 am

LEEDS (Reuters) – Under-pressure Australia batsman Usman Khawaja is “frustrated” after failing to convert a number of starts in the Ashes series but insists his batting is in a good place as he looks for form in the tour match against Derbyshire. Khawaja, who will captain Australia in the three-day match while regular skipper Tim … Read More

Denly does hard yards for England to answer critics

08 August, 2019 9:47 am 9:47 am

LEEDS, England (Reuters) – Joe Denly described his gutsy half century to give England hope of saving the third Ashes Test against Australia at Headingley as among the hardest knocks of his career. Denly, 33, had endured a lean series, failing to reach fifty in four innings and averaging 19.4 to come under pressure for … Read More

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Leeds’ Bamford gets two-game ban for deceiving referee

05 May, 2019 12:02 pm 12:02 pm

(Reuters) – Leeds United’s Patrick Bamford has been banned for two games for deceiving the referee during their 1-1 Championship draw with Aston Villa on Sunday, the Football Association (FA) has said. Aston Villa’s Anwar El Ghazi was shown a red card following an altercation with Bamford in the second half after Mateusz Klich had … Read More

Bielsa begins Leeds reign with 3-1 win over Stoke

08 August, 2018 10:18 am 10:18 am

(Reuters) – Former Argentina coach Marcelo Bielsa watched his new Leeds United side open the season with an impressive 3-1 home win over Championship promotion favourites Stoke City on Sunday. The 63-year-old Bielsa, who coached Argentina between 1998 and 2004 and signed a two-year deal at Elland Road in June with an option for another … Read More

Ex-Leeds and England player Madeley dies at 73

07 July, 2018 10:00 am 10:00 am

(Reuters) – Former Leeds United and England player Paul Madeley has died at the age of 73 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease, British media reported on Monday. The versatile Madeley, who played 724 games for the club until he retired in 1980 and was nicknamed “Rolls Royce”, revealed over a decade ago that … Read More

Pakistan face England in 4th ODI at Headingley today

09 September, 2016 12:02 am 12:02 am

LEEDS – Can Pakistan recover from the carnage in Trent Bridge? That will be the question on everyone’s mind – and one that Pakistan has to answer – ahead of the fourth One-Day International between England and Pakistan at Headingley in Leeds on Thursday (September 1). Pakistan has already lost the five-match series after three … Read More