Fishermans (2) lose their unbeaten record

FISHERMANS (2) lost both their unbeaten record and the top spot in Arbroath and District Darts League’s Premier League when they were beaten by Newgate (1) on Monday night.

A comprehensive victory for Bowlers (2) over Station (2) saw them leapfrog to the top of the league although they and Fishermans (2) both have 18 points.

Newgate (1) consolidated their third place.

In Division One, Bowlers (1) recorded an away victory over Lorne and maintain their four-point cushion at the top of the table. Nearest challengers Commercial (1) and West Port Bar (1) also won.

In Division Two, Millgate won again to maintain their two point lead at the top, ahead of Cliffburn (2) and Cliffburn (3), both of whom also recorded victories.

Premier League

Results: Abbey, bye; St Tam’s 13, Fishermans (1) 14; Bowlers (2) 21, Station (2) 6; Newgate (2) 13, Commercial (L) 14; Fishermans (2) 12, Newgate (1) 15.

P W L LF LA Pts

Bowlers (2) 10 9 1 197 73 18

Fishermans (2) 10 9 1 194 76 18

Newgate (1) 10 8 2 182 88 16

Abbey 10 5 5 156 114 10

Newgate (2) 10 5 5 146 124 10

Commercial (L) 10 5 5 129 141 10

Station (2) 10 4 6 120 150 8

Fishermans (1) 10 3 7 115 155 6

St Tam’s 10 2 8 111 159 4

Division One

Results: Bowlers (3), bye; West Port (1) 16, Cliffburn (1) 11; Portcullis (2) 12, Commercial (A) 15; Corner 12, Portcullis (1) 15; Lorne 6, Bowlers (1) 21.

P W L LF LA Pts

Bowlers (1) 10 9 1 186 84 18

Commercial (A) 10 7 3 164 106 14

West Port Bar (1) 10 7 3 156 114 14

Portcullis (1) 10 6 4 159 111 12

Corner 10 6 4 156 114 12

Portcullis (2) 10 5 5 145 125 10

Lorne 10 5 5 129 141 10

Bowlers (3) 10 3 7 134 136 6

Cliffburn (1) 10 2 8 121 149 4

Division Two

Results: Bowlers (4), bye; Cliffburn (2) 25, West Port (2) 2; Station (1) 10, Cliffburn (3) 17; Legion 15, Ram’s Heid 12; Pageant 6, Millgate 21.

P W L LF LA Pts

Millgate 10 9 1 186 84 18

Cliffburn (2) 10 8 2 188 82 16

Cliffburn (3) 10 8 2 178 92 16

Legion 10 7 3 167 103 14

Rams Heid 10 6 4 156 114 12

Bowlers (4) 10 4 6 124 146 8

Station (1) 10 3 7 133 137 6

Pageant 10 3 7 109 161 6

West Port Bar (2) 10 2 8 99 171 4

180 scorers: R. Torrie, D. Air, M. Jones and C. Jones

Low legs: 15 darts - R. Torrie, J. Barr; 17 darts - M. Thomson, M. Thomson/A. Begg, J. Lyons and C Jones.

High checkouts: M. Jones, 126; G. McCrae, 108.

Doubles draw

Arbroath and District Darts League’s Double’s Championship competition will be played on Monday night.

The draw is as follows:

Ram’s Heid: N. Wight and S. Watson; D. Anderson and M. Anderson; W. Henderson and B. Morrison; R. Torrie and D. Craig; G. Wall jnr., and N. McHardy; M/ Shepherd and S. Forsyth; G. Whyte and D. Hopkins; P. Guthrie and W. Radunski; J. Davies and R. Cobb; J. Stirling and I. McGurk. Referee, D. Craig.

Cliffburn: E. Will and J. Will; C. Watt and B. Reid; W. Crosbie and P. Falconer; C. Bruce and C. Humphries; S. Mitchell and J. Sievewright; G. Soutar and B. Geddes; J. Hajda and S. Guthrie; D. Bruce and J. Elliot; S. Berrie and G. Dunsmore; L. Wilson and C. Paterson. Referee, S. Berrie.

Commercial (A): D. Cook and G. Ross; G. McKenzie and S. Lavery; J. Riddell and D. Riddell; A. Begg and M. Thomson; B. Russell and B. Davidson; D. Johnston and J. Cockburn; G. Gordon and C. Culley; G. Mowatt and C. Simpson; S. May and R. Baker; J. Tasker and S. Smith. Referee, B. Russell.

Corner: K. Lavery and J. Smith; S. Green and D. Cooper; G. McDougal and D. Falconer; G. Wall snr., and S. Barclay; M. Craig and K. Swankie; R. Collier and L. Moore; A. Findlay and C. Farr; R. Tosh and A. Bruce; D. Wallace and K. Wood; A. Stott and M. Tocher. Referee, K. Lavery.

Bowlers: B. Burgess and I. McCallan; T. Strannock and G. Strannock; C. Innes and A. Low; M. Shepherd and D. Hunter; M. Morrison and M. Smith; K. Whyte and K. Law; R. Crosbie and S. McCormack; J. Balfour and M. Torrie; M. Cook and S. Allerdice; G. Will and R. Porterfield. Referee, S. McCormack.

Pageant: J. Ross and P. Gillespie; C. Dell and H. Gray; M. Farquharson and M. Gray; B. McDonald and J. McIntosh; D. McKenzie snr., and D. McKenzie jnr.; C. Tosh and M. Tosh; A. McEwan and A. Soutar; M. Jones and A. Wood; P. Barnes and L. Shepherd; H. Stuart and A. Leonard. Referee, M. Jones.

St Tam’s: K. Buick and M Wilkie; G. McGuigan and S. Robertson; D. Willox and D. Simpson; M. Dell and R./ Baird; C. Jones and B. Beattie; G. Finnie and J. Barr; S. Strachan and P. Gibson; S. Reaney and J. Gillan; J. Myles and W. Kidd. Referee, C. Jones.

Millgate: S. Cook and I. Christie; C. Leonard and S. Leonard; D. McKenzie and I. McKenzie; J. Cooper and N. Henderson; D. Barthorpe and D. Roy; A. Forsyth and M. Elder; J. Duncan and J. Cowie; L. Ritchie and D. Boath; W. Low and C. Low.

Referee, M. Elder.

Arbroath and district Ladies’ Darts League

(sponsored by Arkive)

THE TOP two teams in Arbroath and district Ladies’ Darts League Division One both won on Thursday. Leaders Bowlers were too strong at home for British Legion and Pageant (2) showed no mercy to their colleagues from Pageant (1).

In Division Two, Cliffburn (1) defeated Tutties 8-4 while second-placed St Tam’s were too hot for LBC to handle.

Westport Bar (2) added to their tally with a win over Stag and remain joint top of Division Three with Tutties (2) who defeated Commercial (1) 8-4.

Division One

Results: Portcullis (2) 7, Westport Bar (3) 5; Bowlers 8, British Legion 4; Pageant (1) 3, Pageant (2) 9; Lorne 3, Cricket Club 9; Fisherman’s 10, Railway 2.

P W L D Pts

Bowlers 14 13 0 1 27

Pageant (2) 14 11 2 1 23

British Legion 14 8 2 4 20

Cricket Club 13 6 4 3 15

Fisherman’s 14 5 6 3 13

Pageant (1) 14 5 7 2 12

Portcullis (2) 14 3 7 4 10

Lorne 14 3 9 2 8

Westport Bar (3) 14 1 10 3 5

Railway 13 2 10 1 5

Division Two

Results: Commercial (2) v Letham Hotel, abandoned; Cliffburn (1) 8, Tutties (1) 4; Ram’s Heid (1) 7, Ram’s Heid (2) 5; Millgate 6, Portcullis (1) 6; LBC 4, St Tam’s 8.

P W L D Pts

Cliffburn (1) 14 9 3 2 20

St Tam’s 14 7 4 3 17

Millgate 14 6 5 3 15

Portcullis (1) 14 6 5 3 15

Ram’s Heid (1) 13 6 5 2 14

Commercial (2) 13 5 5 3 13

LBC 13 6 6 1 13

Ram’s Heid (2) 13 6 7 0 12

Tutties (1) 14 4 9 1 9

Letham Hotel 12 2 8 2 6

Division Three

Results: Stag 5, Westport Bar (2) 7; Letham 7, Station 5; Abbey (1) 8, Abbey (2) 4; Tutties (2) 8, Commercial (1) 4; Westport Bar (1) 8, Cliffburn (2) 4.

P W L D Pts

*Westport Bar (2) 14 12 1 1 23

Tutties (2) 14 11 2 1 23

Letham 13 10 2 1 21

Westport Bar (1) 14 8 6 0 16

Abbey (1) 14 6 7 1 13

Commercial (1) 14 4 7 3 11

Stag 13 5 7 1 11

Abbey (2) 14 3 8 3 9

Cliffburn (2) 14 1 10 3 5

Station 14 1 11 2 4

* two points deducted

Captains’ Cup to be played in British Legion on Thursday, February 21. Sign-in for 8 p.m. start. Play down to last four.

Competition forms and money will be collected at the Pageant on Tuesday, February 26, between 7.15 and 8.15 p.m. No entries will be accepted after this date.

Football card money can also be handed in on this night or the following week at the captains’ meeting.