Sparrows soar into commanding lead
8:01am Thursday 12th December 2013 in Sport
THE final Penarth Darts League games of 2013 produced a surprising 11-0 defeat for RAFA B who were hosting the current champions, Ex's Club (Sparrows).
Currently soaring high at the top of the table, the Ex's opened by taking both pairs matches 2-0, with Steve x20 and Mark 140, 140 x4. Anthony hit 100 and partner Gary hit 126, 100 for the RAFA. Paul 100 114, 121 x20 and Jack 105 x8 took the second of the Ex's pairs wins, while Lee hit a ton for the RAFA. Ex's took all four singles through Steve 125 x20, Mark x20, Paul 137 x20 and Jack x5. Lee and Gary hit tons for the RAFA who then produced some good scores in the team game, with Nathan 132, Lee 100 and Anthony 100. However, the Ex's responded with similarly good scores, with Mark hitting a maximum 180 and Paul 100. The double finally went to captain Jack on x10.
At the Golden Lion, the home side won 8-5 against RAFA A. Lion took the first pairs 2-1 through Rob 100, 100 and Nathan 100 x4 and x10. Charlie hit 100 and Paul 125 116 x15 for RAFA, who took the second pairs 2-1 when Chris hit 100 x20 and Ian 100 x10. Paul hit x20 for the Lion. Singles were shared 2-2, with the Lion's wins coming from Rob x16 and Paul 137 x6. RAFA's winners were Steve 100 x20 and Paul 140 x5. The team leg and three points went to the Lion, with Paul hitting 100, Rob 137 and Nathan x7. Ian hit 100 140 for RAFA.
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