Nostalgia: Batley win league title

TITLE VICTORY Batley play Ossett for the Central Yorkshire League title.
TITLE VICTORY Batley play Ossett for the Central Yorkshire League title.

Batley clinched their first Central Yorkshire League title for 23 years with an 83 run win over Ossett in August 1984.

Their solid team performance and the useful runs of frontline batsmen were praised.

The win was also a personal triumph for Batley’s captain, Solly Adam.