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Cricket

Chris Meehan, pictured batting for Silsden back in 2008, will skipper the Cobbydalers next season

Silsden hope Meehan can revive fortunes

Trevor Coe is glad that the move to revert back to the Craven League being run by a league committee has failed

Executive committee are still running Craven League

Craven League could bring in earlier starts and less overs

Craven League could bring in earlier starts and less overs

Silsden were comprehensively re-elected to the Aire-Wharfe League, receiving 30 votes

Silsden re-elected to Aire-Wharfe League

The Cowling Cup is to be a Twenty20 event, apart from the final

Cowling Cup given Twenty20 revamp

Silsden were comprehensively re-elected to the Aire-Wharfe League, receiving 30 votes

Silsden re-elected to Aire-Wharfe League

David Ratcliffe is tutoring the course at Cross Hills Social Club

Umpires' course at Cross Hills

Bradley stalwart Richard Webster receives his OSCA from Yorkshire County Cricket Club chief executive Mark Arthur

Bradley stalwart wins lifetime achievement award

Settle win final game but go down

Settle win final game but go down

Skipton player Stephen Carling

Last-day heartache as Skipton miss out on promotion

Bradley skipper Caspar Bean scored 45 and took 6-42 as they defeated Glusburn by one run to avoid relegation

Bradley stay up on dramatic final day

Pool's Charlie Bell defends during their defeat against Harden last Saturday

Tense, nervous headaches all tound on Aire-Wharfe League's decision day

TIMBER: Oakworth’s Tim Walsh is bowled by man of the match Tom Mackenzie as Bingley Congs secure victory  Picture: Pete Gower

Tom relying on Bank of Mum and Dad

Cowling's Mohsin Shazad on his way to 2-36 at promoted Denholme, who won by 105 runs in Division Two Picture: Tom Smith

Bradley's the place for last-day drama

Skipton skipper Richard Nichols

Skipton to face last game decider

Laurence Read hit his maiden century for Settle

Read hits maiden ton for Settle

IT'S OURS: Settle celebrate the final wicket as Cherry Tree are beaten in the Watson Ramsbottom Twenty20 Cup final

Settle make amends in Great style

Yorkshire County Cricket Club's chief executive Mark Arthur will present the awards at the Upper Airedale Junior Cricket Association's prize presentation tomorrow night at the Rendezvous Hotel in Skipton

Yorkshire boss to present Upper Airedale Junior Cricket Association awards

Sutton's Richard Walker, right, is congratulated by wicket-keeper Chris Williams, who caught Riddlesden's top-scorer Aftab Khan for 34 Picture: Anthony McMillan

Sutton's teams could be demoted and promoted in frantic finale

Double defeat puts paid to Settle title hopes

Double defeat puts paid to Settle title hopes

Jon Best

Skipton knocked off top spot after Illingworth defeat

Abdul Saddique made 97 for Barnoldswick

Defeat by champions may Settle Marshfield men's title hopes

Jack Ellis hits out on his way to 30 for Oakworth, and he also took 3-26 and was the the only man to hit the stumps in the bowl out as Embsay were defeated in the Cowling Cup final Picture: Richard Leach

Embsay lose bowl-out in Cowling Cup final

Bradley's Vince Grant bowling to Denholme's Robert Taylor as wicket-keeper David Hunt waits for a nick Picture: Anthony McMillan

All to play for in Division Two promotion battle

Skipton skipper Richard Nichols

Skipton dodge the rain for timely win

Jack Ellis, hitting out on his way to 30, also took 3-26 and won the bowl-out for Oakworth in the Cowling Cup final at Denholme Picture: Richard Leach

Bowl-out joy for Oakworth

Settle get revenge for cup final defeat

Settle get revenge for cup final defeat

Prop Ali Wade goes over for a try Picture: Ro Burridge

Wharfedale have areas to work on

Skipton's Stephen Carling made 105 after opening the innings

Old heads Carling and Nichols have knowhow to keep Skipton on top

Earby pro Dave Crotty played a big part in his side's win

Settle let chance to close gap on Clitheroe slip away

Steve Brown on his way to 48 for Glusburn against Gargrave

Sutton lift themselves out of relegation zone

Rub of the green goes against Settle as first leg of treble goes up in smoke

Rub of the green goes against Settle as first leg of treble goes up in smoke

Addingham batsman Nathan Harford skies the ball

Khan is big hit as Skipton beat chart toppers

Will power keeps Settle in the title hunt

Will power keeps Settle in the title hunt

Ingrow St John's, Sutton, Oakworth and Long Lee All Stars line up before the start of the Manorlands Plate Twenty20 at Oakworth, which was held in memory of Long Lee stalwart Derek Granger

Oakworth are fitting Manorlands Plate winners

Rain is in the air as Oakworth's First Division match against Embsay is abandoned at Cure Hill Picture: Richard Leach

Gargrave regret having ten men after narrow defeat

Wicket-keeper Simon Howell, seen catching Ingrow St John's batsman Babar Khan, has died from a suspected heart attack at the age of 49

Wynn Cup final goes ahead but Cowling Cup semi-final postponed after death of Oakworth stalwart Simon Howell

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Abdul Saddique made 144 and finished on the losing side

Clitheroe take advantage of Settle's break

Steeton's James Emmott in action

Owens boys revive Skipton and set up victory

Embsay's Duncan Ward lashes out on his way to 83 not out in their 71-run victory at home to Haworth Picture: Andy Garbutt

Embsay can see clear water in relegation fight

'Dynamic duo' Derek Granger, left, and Colin Myers, who is having trouble with an umbrella on a cold and wet day at Oakworth. Colin is umpiring in Sunday's Manorlands Plate Twenty20 at Oakworth, which is a tribute day to Derek

Twenty20 day tribute to Granger served up with a plate

Settle's Imran Khalid became the league's leading wicket-taker with 55 victims

Settle move step closer to double

TIMBER! Steve Timberley of North Leeds bowls against Horsforth seconds wicketkeeper Kris Lilley, who top-scored with 57 in their 35-run win

Title race all shook up as top two toppled

Glusburn's second top-scorer Matt Lloyd is dismissed for 49 by Long Lee's Dave Collins Picture: Andy Garbutt

Glusburn's run putting them in the frame

Tom Davidson is a big hit as Settle stay at the top

Tom Davidson is a big hit as Settle stay at the top

Justin Holdsworth took 6-30 for Sutton in their one-wicket defeat against fellow strugglers Foulridge

Sutton defeat is tough on Holdsworth

Imran Khalid helped Settle to defeat his old club

Settle cruise to derby win to remain at the top

Out! Nathan Goldthorp is caught out by Steeton's Stephen Pearson

Steeton edge home against Rawdon in nail-biting finish

Sutton bowler Simon Doane shows commitment as he tries to stop a drive by Haworth Road Meths' top scorer Muhammed Zahid at Royd Hill Picture: Anthony McMillan

Robinson is Scott on as Embsay charge to victory

Abdul Saddique hit a century

Settle go top after double triumph

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