Season nears climax with Fishermans in lead

Arbroath and District Men’s Darts League

Sponsored by Colin M Smith

AS THE season gets closer to conclusion, Fishermans (2) are in pole position with a three-point advantage over Burns Bar (1) who slipped up when they drew with rivals Burns Bar (2).

Fishermans (1) lead the First Division by four points to Ram’s Heid, despite losing to Legion (1).

And in the Second Division Commercial (L) cemented their place at the top with a crushing win over Bowlers.

Premier Division

Results: Burns Bar (2) 6, Burns Bar (1) 6; Fishermans (2) 8, Portcullis (1) 4; St. Tams 9, Newgate 3.

P W D L Pts

Fishermans (2) 18 16 0 2 32

Burns Bar (1) 18 14 1 3 29

Burns Bar (2) 18 10 3 5 23

Portcullis (1) 18 6 1 11 13

Newgate 18 3 1 14 7

St Tams 18 1 2 15 4

First Division

Results: Abbey (2) 6, Abbey (1) 6; Legion (1) 9, Fishermans (1) 3; Lorne 5, Ram’s Heid 7.

P W D L Pts

Fishermans (1) 18 11 4 3 26

Ram’s Heid 18 9 4 5 22

Abbey (1) 18 7 5 6 19

Legion (1) 18 7 3 8 17

Abbey (2) 18 6 4 8 16

Lorne 18 0 8 10 8

Second Division

Results: Tutties 5, Station Bar 7; Portcullis (2) 6, Legion (2) 6; Commercial (L) 11, Bowlers 1.

P W D L Pts

Commercial (L) 18 13 3 2 29

Portcullis (2) 18 10 5 3 25

Legion (2) 18 5 9 4 19

Tutties 18 6 4 8 16

Station Bar 18 5 6 7 16

Bowlers 18 0 3 15 3

180s: B. Beattie (twice), B. Dall, I. Christie, A. Low, G. Soutar, G. Will and R. Baker.

Low legs: 17 darts – J. Ross, B. Dall and Mark Shepherd.

High checkouts: 133 – Martin Shepherd; 107 – D. Cook.

Fixtures

Monday - Knockout Cup final, second leg: Fishermans (2) v Burns Bar (1).

Wednesday - Consolation final - Legion (1) v Fishermans (1).

Website

All the latest results, fixtures and league tables can be found at www.arbroathdarts.co.uk

180 Competition – Air Memorial Trophy

This season’s 180 Competition will be played on Monday, May 23, at The Red Lion Holiday Park. Players should sign in with the committee by 7 p.m.

Finals and presentation night

Finals night will start slightly earlier this year due to the high number of events to be played on the night.

Players should register at 6 p.m. with a view to start the first event at 6.30 p.m., the quarter-finals of the Stevie Dall Trophy.

Summer League

Arbroath Summer Darts League registration forms are available from the Burns Bar or M. Shepherd (07719 160033). Registration will take place on Monday, May 23.

Arbroath and District Ladies’ Darts League

FINALS night will be held in British Legion on Tuesday, May 3. Sign-in for 7.45 p.m.

All trophies are to be handed back on this night.

Dance tickets will be on sale, priced £3.50. Registration forms for next season will also be available.

Raffle prizes for the charity event and the dance will be much appreciated.