He's a young man following in the footsteps of cricketing greats such as Len Hutton and Geoff Boycott - Yorkshire born batsmen who've starred for club and country.
22-year-old Joe Root from Sheffield is the latest to emerge from the White Rose conveyer belt of talent. He's just returned from his maiden tour with England and ahead of Yorkshire's friendly against Lancashire. Chris Dawkes reports.
Live sports action from the region's football teams today
Hundreds of cyclists and spectators descended on a former Halifax tip for a cycling event with a difference.
Melbourne Storm have regained Rugby League's World Club Challenge title after beating Leeds Rhinos 18-14.