Table toppers maintain 100 per cent record

In the Arbroath Summer Pool League, Greg Alexander and Tam Walkingshaw maintained their 100 per cent records in Group B.

In Group C, two players have withdrawn and future matches against these players will be awarded as 5-0 wins. Josh Longmuir continued his good run of form with resounding victories in his two matches this week and sits top of the table on his own by two points. Josh Davies capped off a good week with a final frame 5-4 win over Ian Brunton.

Steve Reid continues his charge in Group D, and young Keir Hamilton got his first points on the board with a 5-3 win over Callum Paton.

Group A

Fixtures: Ram’s Heid - Dave McFarlane v Ricky Dewars; Martin Cherry  v Jeff Barthorpe: Legion - Liam Buchan v Garry Mitchell.

Group B

Results: Craig Johnston 1, Greg Alexander 5; Colin Smith v Graham Dunbar, postponed; Michael Bastow 2, Steve Hamilton 5; Tam Walkingshaw 5, Conor Warren 2.

P W L F A Pts

Greg Alexander 3 3 0 15 2 6

Tam Walkingshaw 3 3 0 15 7 6

Steve Hamilton 3 2 1 11 8 4

Colin Smith 2 1 1 6 6 2

Michael Bastow 3 1 2 8 11 2

Conor Warren 3 1 2 8 12 2

Graham Dunbar 2 0 2 4 10 0

Craig Johnston 3 0 3 4 15 0

Fixtures: Merchants - Tam Walkingshaw v Colin Smith; Steve Hamilton v Greg Alexander: Cliffburn - Michael Bastow v Conor Warren; Craig Johnston v Graham Dunbar.

Group C

Results: Josh Longmuir 5, Gavin Cargill 0; Craig Fairweather 2, Kevin Brown 5; Josh Davies 5, Ian Brunton 4; Scott Lyons 5, Walter Preston 0.

P W L F A Pts

Josh Longmuir 5 5 0 25 5 10

Kevin Brown 6 4 2 26 13 8

Ian Brunton 4 3 1 19 8 6

Josh Davies 4 3 1 17 9 6

Gavin Cargill 5 3 2 16 10 6

Craig Fairweather 4 2 2 12 10 4

Scott Lyons 7 1 6 5 30 -4

Walter Preston 7 0 7 0 35 -7

Fixtures: Portcullis 1 - Ian Brunton v Gavin Cargill: Portcullis 2 - Josh Longmuir v Kevin Brown.

Group D

Results: Callum Paton 3, Keir Hamilton 5; Kris Cameron 3, Josh Donaldson 5; Grant Forsyth 1, Steve Reid 5; Jim Dear 3, Phil Bowman 5.

P W L F A Pts

Steve Reid 3 3 0 15 5 6

Grant Forsyth 3 2 1 11 9 4

Phil Bowman 3 2 1 13 11 4

Josh Donaldson 3 2 1 13 11 4

Keir Hamilton 3 1 2 11 13 2

Callum Paton 3 1 2 10 13 2

Jim Dear 3 1 2 9 13 2

Kris Cameron 3 0 3 8 15 0

Group D – Free week.

UK Open

The first of the Arbroath qualifying events for this year’s UK Open will take place tomorrow (Saturday) at the Cliffburn Hotel. Sign-in time is 11 a.m.

The deadline for entries has been extended and players should contact Michael Bastow before 10.30 a.m. on the day to be entered into the draw.