Cricket: Tickhill set to host ‘War of the Roses’ battle

Gordon Laidlaw. Picture: Liz Mockler D9253LM
Gordon Laidlaw. Picture: Liz Mockler D9253LM

Tickhill Cricket Club hosts will host its first ever Roses Match when the Yorkshire Disabled Cricket Team take on their Lancashire counterparts - with Doncaster player Gordon Laidlaw set to star.

The hotly-anticipated match will take place at Tickhill’s Alderson Drive ground on Sunday, at 2pm.

England international and Sprotbrough cricketer Laidlaw, was part of the England Physical Disability squad that faced Pakistan in 2012, is also expected to be turning out for Yorkshire.

Entry is free and everyone is welcome.