In the Penarth Darts League, RAFA B played home to the Golden Lion this week and came away with an 8-4 win in a high scoring game with plenty of tons.
Anthony 140 and Partner Gary x1 and x2 opened the account for the Rafa B, lion hit back to take the second pairs 2-1 with Paul 100 x2 and Mike 100 x4.
The singles were shared 2-2 with the Lion taking the first two through Mike 140 x2 and Rob 140 x9. Rafa's winners were Mike 100 100 x2 and Anthony x16, high scores came from Dave 100 125, Gary 100, Paul 100 100, Rafa B went on to take the team game when Gary hit 100 and Mike wrapped things up with 100 x16, Paul hit a ton for the Lion.
Ex’s Sparrows had a narrow escape this week only winning by the fine margin of one point at home to the Station. Ex's took both pairs two nil points from Steve x20 and Mark 105 out x16 followed by Paul and Jack both hitting x20.
The singles were shared two all for the Ex's - it was Paul with x16 and Jack with x18, Mark hit 100. Station's wins were from Russ x10 and Paul x9, Vick hit 125 and 100 and Maurice hit a ton.
The team game was won by the Station. Mark hit double x4 and Mitch hit a 140 John hit a ton for the Ex's.
Legion lost at home to the Keys. 4-9 Legion won the first pairs through Dave 100 x1 and Martin 140 x20. Kevin hit three tons and x10 and Doug hit 100 132 for the Keys. The Keys won the next pairs with P Colley x20 and P Hufton x2, Stuart hit x14 in reply for the Legion.
Keys took the first three singles through Tony 100 x4, Doug x18 and Kevin 100 x5. Davie was the only winner for the Legion hitting x8.
In the team game the Legion battled hard hitting a couple of tons with Davie 100 and Martin 100 but the Keys took the three points when Doug hit x9.
Coro Oldies won at home in a closely fought match with the Rafa A by 7-4. Dai 100 and Nick x10 and x7 took the first pairs for the Coro but Paddy and Paul x7 100 101 and x8. Rafa A went on to take the first two singles with Paul x8 and Ian 121 x20, Dai 100 130 x4 and Stuart x16.
High scores came from Paddy 140, and Les 100. Rafa had a chance to take the team game but messed up on the doubles to allow the Oldies to step in to take the three points when Nick hit x6, scores came from Dai 118 and Paul 120.
The Llandough Legion are looking for new players, anyone interested, please contact the Legion or attend on a Friday evening.
Games for this Friday are:
Lion v Coronation Club
Keys v Rafa B
Station v Legion
Rafa A v Ex’s.