Famous victory for Lightcliffe Cricket Club

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Lightcliffe Cricket Club has just won the club’s biggest game for decades.

The team is celebrating after being crowned the winners in the Priestley Cup Final against Hanging Heaton.

Lightcliffe required 190 runs to win after Hanging Heaton scored 189-9 of 50 overs.

It is the first time the team has been in the Priestley Cup Final since 1977.

Picture tweeted by Charlotte Taylor

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