THESE pictures capture the joyous moments Saints were crowned Challenge Cup winners at Wembley - ending a 13-year wait for the trophy.

Led by the magnificent James Roby, they turned around a 12-6 half-time deficit to defeat Castleford 26-12.

And there were wild scenes of celebration as they lifted the famous trophy after a final played out in sweltering temperatures at the national stadium.

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Skipper James Roby lifts the cup after a monumental individual performance (SWpix.com)

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Mark Percival, Tommy Makinson and team-mates dance with joy (SWpix.com)

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We did it: An emotional Alex Walmsley with Jack Welsby, who played a pivotal role from the bench (SWpix.com)

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Champagne moment: The lads lift the cup (SWpix.com)

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The players race to the Saints supporters (SWpix.com)

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Kyle Amor is mobbed after his final-clinching try (SWpix.com)

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Joel Thompson and Kevin Naiqama celebrate with their Saints flags (SWpix.com)

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LMS and Kyle Amor hold aloft skipper James Roby (SWpix.com)

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Skipper Roby and boss Kristian Woolf withe trophy (SWpix.com)

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Victory embrace: Walmsley and Welsby (SWpix.com)