Fishermans (2) triumph in clash of top two

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FISHERMANS (2) beat Bowlers (2) at home on Monday night to take over as outright leaders of the Premier League of Arbroath and District Men’s Darts League.

Bowlers (2) now share second place with Newgate (1) who recorded a convincing home victory over Fishermans (1).

In Division One, Bowlers (1) had a narrow home win over Commercial (A) in the top of the table clash and top the table. Three teams, Commercial (A), Corner and Lorne, are on 10 points in joint second place.

Cliffburn (3) did their colleagues in Cliffburn (2) a favour when they defeated Millgate. Millgate and Cliffburn (2) share top spot on 12 points and are chased by three teams - Cliffburn (3), Legion and Ram’s Heid - in joint second place all on 10 points.

Premier League

Results: Commercial (L), bye; Fishermans (2) 19, Bowlers (2) 8; Newgate (1) 20, Fishermans (1) 7; Abbey 17, Newgate (2) 10; St Tam’s 17, Station (2) 10.

P W L LF LA Pts

Fishermans (2) 7 7 0 135 54 14

Bowlers (2) 7 6 1 139 50 12

Newgate (1) 7 6 1 135 54 12

Newgate (2) 7 4 3 107 82 8

Commercial (L) 7 4 3 103 86 8

Abbey 7 3 4 98 91 6

Fishermans (1) 7 2 5 83 106 4

Station (2) 7 2 5 81 108 4

St Tam’s 7 1 6 64 125 2

Division One

Results: Corner, bye; Bowlers (1) 14, Commercial (A) 13; Lorne 16, Cliffburn (1) 11; Bowlers (3) 8, Portcullis (1) 19; Portcullis (2) 15, West Port (1) 12.

P W L Lf La Pts

Bowlers (1) 7 6 1 123 66 12

Commercial (A) 7 5 2 118 71 10

Corner 7 5 2 114 75 10

Lorne 7 5 2 106 83 10

Portcullis (1) 7 4 3 117 72 8

West Port Bar (1) 7 4 3 96 93 8

Portcullis (2) 7 3 4 100 89 6

Bowlers (3) 7 2 5 88 101 4

Cliffburn (1) 7 1 6 83 106 2

Division Two

Results: Cliffburn (3) 16, Millgate 11; Pageant 9, Cliffburn (2) 18; Ram’s Heid 19, Bowlers (4) 8; Station (1) 13, West Port (2) 14.

P W L Lf La Pts

Cliffburn (2) 7 6 1 129 60 12

Millgate 7 6 1 121 68 12

Cliffburn (3) 7 5 2 123 66 10

Legion 7 5 2 121 68 10

Ram’s Heid 7 5 2 117 72 10

Pageant 7 3 4 94 95 6

Station (1) 7 2 5 98 91 4

Bowlers (4) 7 2 5 75 114 4

West Port Bar (2) 7 1 6 70 119 2

Top performers

180s - L. Salkilld, R. Crosbie, G. McDougall And G. Finnie.

Low legs: 15 darts - A. Soutar; 16 darts - A. Soutar, A. Findlay, H. Gray And G. Will; 17 darts - A. Soutar and R. Torrie/S. Green.

High checkouts: 120 - A. Soutar; 119 - R. Cobb; 117 - R. Torrie; 101 - C. Ogilvie.

The Men’s Darts League has now entered its winter break and will resume on January 7, 2013, with the last eight of the Knock-out Cup and the prelims of the Consolation Cup.

Arbroath and district Ladies’ Darts League (sponsored by Arkive)

IN A very closely contested Knock-out Cup final, played at the British Legion last Thursday, December 13, Bowlers edged a narrow 7-6 victory over Pageant (2) to win the trophy for a fourth successive year.