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Yardy returns to his beloved Sussex as batting coach

Feb 14, 2017: Michael Yardy, who ended a long professional career in 2015 after an eight-year battle with mental illness, has rejoined Sussex as the club's first full-time batting coach

David Hopps

Yorkshire v Sussex, LV= Championship, Division One, Headingley, 4th day

Brooks brings down the blinds on Sussex

Sep 25, 2015: Sussex began their innings needing to bat out 92 overs for the draw or score 309 runs to win. They never looked like reaching either objective

Paul Edwards at Headingley

Sussex v Somerset, LV= Championship Div One, Hove, 2nd day

Yardy finishes in style with vital farewell century

Sep 15, 2015: Michael Yardy's final white-ball over conceded 34. His farewell in Championship cricket brought a century that promises to save Sussex from relegation. Hove rose to one of their most stalwart sons

Will Macpherson at Hove

Sussex v Somerset, LV= Championship Div One, Hove, 1st day

Sussex's odd couple keep their heads above water

Sep 14, 2015: Sussex and Somerset both know a win will secure their First Division future and Sussex's odd couple, Mike Yardy and Azhar Zaidi, combined to give them the edge at Hove

Will Macpherson at Hove

Sussex v Yorkshire, LV= Championship, Division One, Hove, 3rd day

Sussex grateful for Yardy's sterling service

Aug 23, 2015: Michael Yardy's hundred helped marshal a strong Sussex response against the champions and was warmly recognised by the home crowd as he prepares to retire

Tim Wigmore at Hove

County news

Yardy calls time on Sussex career

Jul 21, 2015: Mike Yardy, the last link with the Sussex side that won the Championship three times between 2003 and 2007, has announced his retirement at the end of the season

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England news

Virtual doctor fights England stress

Jan 19, 2015: A virtual doctor App has been launched by the Professional Cricketers Association to help stressed-out players guard against the risk of mental illness

David Hopps

Lancashire v Sussex, Div 1, Old Trafford, 1st day

Yardy's x-factor audition lasts the day

May 4, 2014: Wannabe entertainment stars underwent their three-minute auditions for x-factor at Old Trafford but Michael Yardy and Kyle Jarvis had an entire day to prove their worth on the square below

Paul Edwards at Old Trafford

Somerset v Sussex, Taunton, 2nd day

Somerset support growing restless

Jul 9, 2013: The scorebook does not lie, although here, surely, was the exception. It stated that Marcus Trescothick, the pre-eminent county cricketer, was out for a pair against Sussex, which equated to his fourth duck in succession

Ivo Tennant at Taunton

Sussex v Northamptonshire, YB40 Group A, Arundel

Crook's burst decides contest

Jun 16, 2013: Steven Crook took three wickets in 11 balls as Northamptonshire improved their chances of progressing in the Yorkshire Bank 40

Sussex v Surrey, Arundel, 1st day

Yardy's grit keeps Surrey at bay

Jun 13, 2013: There was nothing wrong with Surrey's commitment here, and not much awry with their cricket, either

David Lloyd at Arundel

Derbyshire v Sussex, Derby, 2nd day

Yardy ton pushes Sussex ahead

May 16, 2013: Michael Yardy hit an unbeaten ton as Sussex ended day two at Derbyshire 105 runs ahead with two wickets in hand.

The injury that has no quick fix

Dec 10, 2012: What makes sportsmen, and cricketers in particular, prone to depression?

Mike Brearley

Sussex v Middlesex, Hove, 2nd day

Burden-free Yardy gives Sussex edge

Aug 11, 2012: Michael Yardy scored 89 as Sussex established a first-innings lead of more than 100 against Middlesex before taking two late wickets

David Lloyd at Hove

Sussex v Worcestershire, Hove, 1st day

Bowlers give Joyce fast start

Aug 1, 2012: Sussex's bowlers combined to dismiss Worcestershire for 162 as Ed Joyce's captaincy began on a positive note

Ivo Tennant at Hove

Lancashire v Sussex, Aigburth, 2nd day

Yardy helps Sussex turn the tables

Apr 13, 2012: Mike Yardy's century put Sussex in command at Aigburth as the champions endured another tough day

Myles Hodgson at Aigburth

England news

Yardy revealed depression issues to Flower

Apr 11, 2012: Andy Flower, England's coach, was aware of Michael Yardy's battle with depression almost six months before the allrounder withdrew from the latter stages of last year's World Cup

David Hopps

Caribbean T20

Sussex take financial risk for T20 progress

Jan 10, 2012: Sussex were prepared to risk a financial loss in return for greater exposure to Twenty20 cricket in the Caribbean t20 tournament. In the absence of top England stars such as Matt Prior and Monty Panesar, Sussex's cricket manager Mark Robinson will use the

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Sussex v Kent, Clydesdale Bank 40, Hove

Sussex choke semi-final opportunity

Aug 23, 2011: Sussex missed the chance to qualify for the semi-finals of the Clydesdale Bank 40 at Hove when they were beaten by Kent by 14 runs

Yorkshire v Sussex, Scarborough, 4th day

Yorkshire fall short of stunning chase

Aug 20, 2011: Yorkshire fell just short of an audacious attempt to secure victory over Sussex after being set 344 off a possible 54 overs in their County Championship match at Scarborough

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