New Farnley Cricket Club was established in 1952 and is based at the Barry Jackson Ground on Lawns Lane in New Farnley Village Leeds 12. The cricket club supports a 1st XI, 2nd XI & 3rd XI senior teams, juniors age group teams from U.9’s to U.15’s and a Sunday social team. The first and second teams are in Division 1 of the JCT 600 Bradford League. Junior teams play in the Heavy Woollen Junior Cricket League.
In 2017 the 1st team has won the Priestley Cup for the first time in their history beating Methley in the final on Bank Holiday Sunday and the 2nd team won the league by beating Pudsey Congs on the last day of the season to pip Woodlands to the title.
1XI Vice Captain