NETHERTON Con started the defence of their Subscription Cup crown in confident style.
The winners of the title for the past five years were 11-5 winners against Lockwood Con at Slaithwaite.
Longwood BC ‘A’ also got off to a strong start as they notched an 11-5 win at Almondbury Libs against Brockholes BC.
Springwood BC kicked off their campaign with a 13-3 success over Elland CABC at Waterloo.
At Elland Cleckheaton Sports A were beaten by Almondbury Libs 11-5, while Thongsbridge had the upper hand over Moldgreen as they won 12-4 at Lower Hopton.
And there was a good win for Slaithwaite who defeated Linthwaite Hall 13-3 at Lindley Libs.