THE Dales Council Cricket League is back and the A Division saw Leeds Sikh elect to bat first and score 302-9

Manish Parimoo hit 103, before bowling out One Stop for 143 (Raza Ali 66).

At Karmand, Halifax Direct also elected to bat and made 282-8 (Farhan Ali 95) and then bowled out Bradford Moor for only 88 (Adil Wahid 44).

Cookridge also won the toss and batted first at Meanwood Road making 220 and then dismissed the home side Woodhouse for 169.

At Fulneck Drighlington were put into bat and were bowled out for 122 (Joe Hitch 43, Callum Jackson 5-25, Keith Marsden 4-26) but home side Pudsey St Lawrence could only manage 46 in reply.

At Sands Lane Savile Stars were bowled out for 115 by Thornbury who replied with 116-5 (Yassir Javed 57no) for victory.

In the B Division, the top score of the day came at Salts Sports, where Interlink amassed an impressive 375-3 with opener Irfan Jamadar (212) adding 125 for the 1st wicket.

Ismail Adam (51) and then 212 for the 2nd wicket with Yunus Bismillah (54no) before castling home side Shipley Providence for 50 (Jay Rajpurohit 5-6).

The highest aggregate score of the day came at Daleside Road where Adel made 267-9 (Fahd Omar 127) against Thornbury B who replied with 207-8 (Numan Rawad 84, Muhammad Omar 53, Yassir Abbas 46) for the win with 10 balls to spare.

At Smithy Lane Adam Dean, 63 and Thomas Dixon 41 were top scorers in the Baildon innings of 168 (Mahsood Akhtar 5-27) against Cookridge B who bowled out for 112 (Joshua Capper 4-25, Benjamin Grimmett) in their reply.

At Gledhow Leeds Sikh made 210 (Vajinder Singh 76) and then bowled out Tong Park Esholt for 112 (Gus Rathore 4-7).

At Sunnybank Muff Field were bowled out for 131 (Ali Ghazanfer 4-23) by newcomers Yorkshire LPS who replied with 133-3 (Ryan Patel 53no, Aman Patel 50no) for the win.

At Mayfield Terrace Pudsey Congs were dismissed for 109 by Mayfield who replied with 115-2 for the win.

In the C Division, at Redrow Sports, home side Cookridge C made 125-8 from their 40 overs against New Farnley who replied with 153-4 (Richard Edwards 79no).

St. Chads 6th X1 scored 125-9 at Tong Sports, against Rodley who replied with 126-2 (Dave Sewards 61no).

At Richmond House School, Mayfield B were dismissed for 71 by St Chads 5 X1, who made 73-1 for victory. Muff Field B were bowled out for only 58 (Sidarth Elango 4-5) at Westwood Sports, as home side Yorkshire LPS b replied with 61-1for an easy victory.