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Yorkshire County Cricket Club Selling Museum To Save Memorabilia

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 07 / 01 / 16

Yorkshire County Cricket Club is in the process of selling its cricket museum "to keep valuable memorabilia out of the hands of liquidators should the club ever go into administration," according to Nick Hoult of the London TELEGRAPH. The county will also benefit to the tune of £750,000 (...

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