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Joe Carter of Scholes in the Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League

Joe Carter of Drakes Huddersfield League champions Scholes has ability to push on in all formats for Northern Districts in New Zealand

“We knew what Joe was capable of from his previous season with us and he’s been superb again – a fantastic cricketer,” said Scholes captain James Noble

Liam Rothery hits last ball for six to give Golcar Soaks victory in Huddersfield Emmerson Cup final against Meltham Wanderers

Golcar Soaks (left) beat Meltham Wanderers (right) in the Waterfront Huddersfield Evening League Emmerson Cup final
Meltham Wanderers started strongly when they batted, but some good bowling by Golcar Soaks restricted them to 131-9 in their 15 overs

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Joe Carter of Scholes in the Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League

Joe Carter of Drakes Huddersfield League champions Scholes has ability to push on in all formats for Northern Districts in New Zealand

“We knew what Joe was capable of from his previous season with us and he’s been superb again – a fantastic cricketer,” said Scholes captain James Noble

Golcar Soaks (left) beat Meltham Wanderers (right) in the Waterfront Huddersfield Evening League Emmerson Cup final

Liam Rothery hits last ball for six to give Golcar Soaks victory in Huddersfield Emmerson Cup final against Meltham Wanderers

Meltham Wanderers started strongly when they batted, but some good bowling by Golcar Soaks restricted them to 131-9 in their 15 overs

Liam Wiles powers Cawthorne to hat trick of prizes with victory over Thongsbridge in Drakes Huddersfield League T20 Shield final

Blistering unbeaten century and three wickets

Rory France of Kirkburton rewarded for superb season with Yorkshire Under 15 cap

Progress remarkable as club encourage young opening batsman

Hoylandswaine maintain record of a trophy every year in Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League with T20 Trophy success

Shelley beaten in super finals day at Thongsbridge

Armitage Bridge host Philip Oldfield Cup final on Monday between Thongsbridge and Meltham Under 17s

Battle for top junior honours

Lepton Highlanders go head-to-head with Delph in Under 11 Dawson Cup final at Almondbury on Sunday

Should be close match

Scholes can be crowned Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League champions if they win at Barkisland and Hoylandswaine slip up at Shepley

Powerful line-ups go head-to-head

Arron Lilley

Drakes Huddersfield League cricketer Arron Lilley of Delph & Dobcross handed new contract by Lancashire

Arron very much our future says coach Ashley Giles

Five Drakes Huddersfield League players in Yorkshire v Lancashire Under 19 Roses cricket clash at Honley on Wednesday and Thursday

Luke Bridges added for White Rose

Cawthorne celebrate promotion to the Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League Premiership after victory over Almondbury

Tom Brook keeps Scholes on target for Byrom Shield

Barkisland skipper Jamie Colman so proud to clinch dramatic Paddock Shield final victory over Honley and now sets sights on a double

Callum Thompson bowls the ideal last over to seal success

Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League legend Ritchie Howarth hangs up his boots after two decades of service to Honley

Popular player says it's been a blast

Stunning CopyMark T20 Shield final settled off penultimate ball as Heckmondwike & Carlinghow hero Adam Cooper guides them to victory

Edgerton & Dalton left beaten as 12 hit off last over

Why I'm hoping Mitchell Starc can be four wickets better than Stuart Broad in the final Ashes Test by Skybet chief Dale Tempest

Whole country was in the zone for historic spell

Now Sykes Cup kings Barkisland can do vanquished Scholes a massive favour in race for the Drakes Huddersfield Premiership title

Nearest challengers Hoylandswaine head to Woodfield

Makbul Patel hammers 166 as Mount beat Leymoor to lift the Huddersfield Central Cricket League CopyMark Tinker Cup

Robert Henson puts up resistance in reply

Barkisland skipper Darren Robinson hails fighting spirit as they pull off sensational victory over Scholes in Drakes Huddersfield Sykes Cup final

Brilliant team effort lands cup for second time in eight years

We have strength in depth in addition to real matchwinners says Scholes captain James Noble ahead of Sykes Cup final

Delighted for our fantastic supporters

We're just looking for a solid team performance and a couple of lads to come off says Barkisland skipper Darren Robinson ahead of Sykes Cup final

We have matchwinners in our side

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