The Junior Sports Programme has presented its 2018 cricket award, The Bradford Bowl, to Aayush Patel of Sleaford Cricket Club who joined the first team at the end of the season. His promotion reflected his temperament at the crease and technique.

During the 2018 season he scored 492 runs for the club including two 50s (including a 37 ball 50) with a top score of 70.

As a part time bowler he also took 7 wickets and keeps wicket when called upon.

He’s frequently to be found practicing ion the nets and helps with junior coaching