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Gallery: Sykes Cup Final 2018

The 2018 All-Rounder Cricket 99th Sykes Cup Final was held at Honley Cricket Club and featured Shepley v Delph & Dobcross. Full match report.

Photos: Jamie Harrison

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Honley Cricket Club Pavilion

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 Delph & Dobcross CC

(Back Row, left to right): Richard Simpson (12th man),Waqas Maqsood, Luke Hargreaves, Wasim Qasim, Umer Yaqoob, Mosun Hussain. 

(Front Row, left to right): Chris Tipper, Graeme Simpson, Andrew Gleave (capt.),Grant Jones (wkt.),Nathan Jones.

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Shepley CC

(Back row, left to right) Eddie Booth, Tom Denton, Dan Wood, John Anderson, Nasir Jamal, Shahban Raheem (wkt.)

(Front row, left to right) ? (12th Man),Abbas Ahmed, Oliver Davidson, Greg Wood (capt.),Danny Glover, Archie Greaves, Tommy Gorman (scorer)

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The wicket at Honley CC.

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The officials and captains. From left to right: Roger Harrison (umpire),Greg Wood (Shepley),Andrew Gleave (Delph & Dobcross) and Ray Bissett (umpire).

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The toss. Delph captain Andrew Gleave calls incorrectly and Shepley captain Greg Wood elects to bat first.

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A shake of the hands and shortly after the 99th Sykes Cup Final would commence.

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Former umpire Bobby Gartside

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Play at the start of the first innings of Shepley v Delph & Dobcross.

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Spectators at the Sykes Cup Final between Shepley v Delph & Dobcross

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Spectators at the Sykes Cup Final between Shepley v Delph & Dobcross.

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Spectators at the Sykes Cup Final between Shepley v Delph & Dobcross.

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The prestigious trophy; The Sykes Cup.

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League officials Trevor Atkinson (left, Chairman),Norman Clee (centre, Secretary) and Roger France (right, President) prepare to present the player awards and Sykes Cup at the conclusion of the match.

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The victorious Delph team prepare to receive their mementos and the Sykes Cup.

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Man of the match Mosun Hussain (Delph & Dobcross) receives his award for his 45no that held the Delph reply together under pressure.

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Delph captain Andrew Gleave, who took two excellent catches in the first innings steps up to receive the Sykes Cup from league president Roger France.

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The Sykes Cup is lifted by the victorious Delph team.

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Umer Yaqoob holds the Sykes Cup with Delph President Peter Gledhill.

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Delph overseas Waqas Maqsood from Pakistan.