Premier League Round 15 Full Ladder
Dragoffs 10 vs Stray Darters 10 Match Stats
Dragoffs set a new league record with their third draw in succession against the Strays. Dragoffs took a 3-0 lead and then were traded until the start of the final round of singles. Strays won the first 3 games to sneak ahead 9-8 before normal Dragoffs service was resumed and the matched ended 10 each.
Three Strays led the way with 3 wins each, Jack (a 140, a 100 peg and 18 darter), Dave (4 140s and an 18 darter) and Ciaran (2 140s) with Banz hitting a 16 darter. For Dragoffs Alex won 5 times and hit 6 140s, a 180 and a 105 peg. Also helping the cause were Rod with four wins and Blags with three.
This result meant that Strays secured third place as they are four points ahead of fourth place Dragoffs with two games to go.
We’re On 12 vs Peeping Toms 8 Match Stats
The Toms had chances in this one by all accounts but We’re On once again proved too strong, sealing the Minor Premiership in the process. I say it every week but it’s true every week: WO taking the victory on the back of a strong all-round team performance. Four wins each from Horse (5 140s) and Pas (1 140) with three each from Aaron (2 140s) and Kingy (1 140).
Ross once again showing he can mix it with the best with 6 wins out of 6 with 4 140s and a 130 peg. His record against the top teams is really outstanding and his second undefeated showing against the reigning champs this season highlighted how hard he is to beat. Other Tom of note was Sam who won three times and hit a 180.
Raptors 11 vs Red Scorpions 0 Match Stats
Forfeit win for the Raptors
Aha Gotcha 0 vs Imports 11 Match Stats
Forfeit win for Imports
A bye for the Scorps, who are guaranteed second place on the ladder after this week’s results.
A GRADE Round 16 Full Ladder
Javelins 11 Vs Dragons 10 Match Stats
Two teams with different motivations at this stage of the season with the Javs looking to keep momentum going for finals and Dragons hoping to improve their finishing position. In the end it was the home team that took the spoils but it’s credit to Dragons that they pushed them every inch of the way.
The odd game of doubles was all that separated the two teams with Dragons leading 8-7 with 6 to play. This became 9-all and 10-all before Luch (two 140s) grabbed his third win of the night to get them over the line. A captain’s performance from Peter with 4 wins, 10 ton plus scores, a 105 peg and a 14 darter.
Three wins apiece for Dragons Connor (6 tons and a 140) and Benny (a 140) with Craig banging in 8 tons, two of which were 140s, in his two wins.
Scorpions B 13 vs Devils 8 Match Stats
A high scoring and high quality slugfest at West Mitchy with the Devils storming to a 7-4 lead only for the B’s to grab 6 of the last 7 games and the win. The Devils desperately needed the two league points to stay with the Pinoys but it was not to be.
Grant on fire for the B’s, unbeaten on the night with 10 straight tons and three 140s. Three wins each for Joe, who hit 8 tons and 2 140s, and Tristan who added 6 tons of his own to his team’s total of 38. Leading the way for the visitors with three wins was Gary with another top-drawer performance. He hit 9 tons, a 115 outshot, a 17 darter and an 18 darter. Three other players won twice with the pick of them being Christian with 6 tons and a 17 darter.
Pinoy Darters 16 vs Wildcats 5 Match Stats
The Cats came up against a Pinoys who are hitting top form at the right time of the season. Impressive as ever were Mel and Roger, who both won four from four. Mel hit 15 tons of which 4 were 140s, and two 17 darters with Roger knocking in 10 tons plus a 125 peg. Edgar also showing what he’s capable of with two singles wins from 2, two tons, three 140s, a 180 and a 16 darter.
Top Cat was Nikki with two singles wins and 6 tons while Vikki and Ness both won singles games as well.
For all the great darts that went in one of the more memorable moments was a from a dart that just missed…. Bob with this great attempt at catching the biggest fish in the pond.
Nemesis 6 Vs Nek Minit 15 Match Stats
Nek Minit keep the pressure on Javelins with a comprehensive victory over Nemesis. Adam (4 tons and a 108 peg) and Daz (2 tons) won four from four with excellent support from Shaun who won three times, hit 11 tons including a 101 out and threw a 15 darter.
For Nemesis Daral picked up 2 wins and hit 4 tons. Of the other one time winners a mention to Banga courtesy of his 5 tons.
A bye for Devils
B GRADE President’s Shield
Tossers v Wanderers
Well playing the Seasons winners was never going to be an easy task but the Wanderers gave it their all! Tossers took the night 15-0 showing how dominant they have become over the season.
Both Lance and Dave from the Wanderers scored 140s on the night, putting up a strong fight against the Tossers, but it wasn’t enough to bring home a win for the Wanderers
Congrats to the Tossers on advancing to the next round of the Presidents Shield
Mustangs v Cannons
This game was a fight to the last dart. Cannons took the first doubles but then the Mustangs brought the first round home. Ian scored 174 in his double, contributing to the double win. The second round was anyone’s game, with both teams fighting strong and taking 3 a piece. It all came down to the very last games of the night, the 5th and 6th game of singles – no pressure guys!
Peter S and Gary had nail biter, to the third leg. But Peter S took the game and secured the Mustangs win of 8 games for the night.
Well done to the Mustangs and good luck on your next game!