SALEM lead the top of Bradford Mutual Sunday School Group A by 23 points after beating Hallfield by four wickets, skittling Hallfield for 70.

Apperley Bridge remain in second place despite their defeat against Omars. Bridge were all out for 118 off 30 overs after being 44-5 at one stage, only Hasan Zeb showing some resilience with 45. Allah Ditta took 4-18 supported by Aqib Mir, who took three wickets.

In reply Omars comfortably chased the target, scoring 119-5, Waqas Mirza unbeaten on 43.

Bradford Gymkhana stay in third after their defeat at Girlington-My Lahore by 97 runs. Girlington scored 209-6 after 40 overs, Farhad Raja (70no) and Manzar Naqvi (56) sharing a 130-run partnership for the sixth wicket. In reply Gymkhana were all out for 112, Adeil Mir taking 5-15 for Girlington-My Lahore.

Great Horton Church had a winning draw against Bradford Moor to move a step closer to safety. Church scored 185-7, with Moor holding out for the draw on 114-8.

Yorkshire Friends beat Yorkshire LPS by seven wickets in their relegation clash. Yorkshire LPS were bowled out for 123 off 36 overs, Umer Muneer taking 5-20 for Friends.

In Group B, Northcliffe are one win away from becoming champions after beating Hallfield by 42 runs. Northcliffe scored 162-7, M Nadeem scoring an unbeaten 35 and completing an all-round performance by taking 4-39 as Hallfield were all out for 120 off 32.5 overs.

Bradford Indians are moving a step closer to promotion after beating Cambing by 85 runs. Bradford Indians were bowled out for 143 (Zafar Iqbal 4-22). In reply Cambing were all out for 58 off 29 overs.

Bowling Baptist had their hopes of promotion dented after they lost to Great Horton Church by three wickets. Baptist were all out for 154 off 38 overs. Gazanfar Bashir scored 56, while 14-year-old Mohammed Yousaf claimed 4-28 for Church. In reply Great Horton scored 159-7 with Rifaqat Ali scoring 45.

Allerton gained a vital victory over Girlington-My Lahore by nine wickets in their bid to move out of the relegation zone. Girlington-My Lahore were all out for 90, Adnan Shezad taking 6-28. In reply, Allerton had few difficulties as Azhar Ali scored an unbeaten 54.

Greenfield look set to be relegated after losing to Salem by six wickets. Greenfield were bowled out for 60 off 25 overs, Shahid Iqbal taking 4-10 for Salem.

There's much better news in Group C for Greenfield, who have become champions after beating TABS by 22 runs in the top of the table clash. Greenfield were all out for 134 off 35.1 overs. In reply TABS were bowled out for 112 off 33.2 overs as Zeeshan Iqbal took 5-35 for Greenfield.

Bradford Gymkhana remain in third place after beating Mandhata by 35 runs. Gymkhana were bowled out for 110, Tabassam Hussain taking 6-24 for Mandhata.

Yorkshire LPS beat Central YMCA by nine wickets. YMCA scored 50-7 off their 40 overs. In reply LPS scored 53-1.

Bowling Baptist beat West Bowling by six wickets. West Bowling were bowled out for 66. Tariq Mahmood took 5-21 for Baptist. In reply Baptist chased it down scoring 67-4.

Bradford Phoenix were awarded their game against Allerton as the latter were unable to raise a team and forfeited the game.