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Contact Jordan McManus to register for 2017 summer league - jmmdarts@gmail.com
Closing date for entry is 30th May... Entry fee of 30 pound to be paid at the Captains & Secretaries competition on 8th June... Fixtures will be released on Friday 9th June!

 League Week 31 (25th May)
It's going down to the last fixture of the season who will win the league; Chelmsford SC are probably slight favourites, being 5-points clear, unbeaten all season and at home; however don't count the champions out as the Gardeners won't be giving up their title without a fight... Chelmsford SC won 6-3 away at the Green Man; Charlie Preston hit a maximum and Harry Smith 112 checkout. This was the last game to be played at the Green Man as it's been sold... The Gardeners beat Charlies Bar 8-1... The Bentley Allstars beat the Galley Enders 7-2; Robert Donat scored two 180's... The Chequers beat a 5-player Fox & Hounds 8-1... The Compasses won 6-3 away at the BMS Eagles; Jason Bates with a 16-dart leg... BMS Club won 5-4 away at the Writtle SSC... The Bentley Elite won 6-3 away at the # Ingatestone Club  !

League Week 30 (18th May)
Gardeners won 9-0 away at Bentley Elite and find themselves 7-points behind leaders Chelmsford SC with 2-games left & they meet each other in the lats fixture... The Galley Enders won 7-2 away at the Compasses; Mark Careless scored a 180 and Jamie Palmer a 174; Alan Green a 144 finish and a 117 finish from Andy Hills... The Bentley Allstars won 7-2 away at Writtle SSC; John Costigan scored a 177... The # BMS Eagles won 6-3 away at Fox & Hounds; Alan Carrington with a 180... The Green Man won 6-3 away at Charlies Bar... BMS Club beat the Ingatestone Club 8-1 !

League Week 29 (11th May)
Chelmsford SC won 8-1 away at BMS Eagles; 180's scored by Pete Shea, Charlie Preston & Andy Kateley... The Gardeners beat the BMS Club 8-1; Martin Compton hitting a maximum... The # Galley Enders playing their wildcard beat the 5-player Fox & Hounds 5-4; Mark Careless scored a 180... The # Chequers also playing the wildcard beat Charlies Bar 7-2... The # Bentley Allstars played the wildcard (now named the Mary Card, 7th time she's been drawn), and had to comeback from 4-2 down to nick-it 5-4; Paul Davis scored a 180... The Green Man beat the # Bentley Elite 6-3... Writtle SSC won 7-2 away at the Ingatestone Club; Derek Lodge scored a 180 !

League Week 28 (3rd & 4th May)
Chelmsford SC won 6-3 away at Galley Enders; Andy Kateley scored two 180's, one in a 14-dart leg and Mark Careless scored a 180... The previous night, Chelmsford SC won a double-header at Chequers winning 7-2... The Gardeners won 9-0 away at Writtle SSC; Charlie Selby scored two 180's, Martin Compton one, Craig Vickers with a 136 finish and Mark Chapman a 106 checkout... The Bentley Allstars won 8-1 away at Ingatestone Club; Wayne Bloomfield with a ton checkout... The only home team to win this week was the Fox & Hounds beating the Compasses 5-4... The Chequers won 6-3 away at Bentley Elite... BMS Eagles won 6-3 away at Charlies Bar... The Green Man won 7-2 away at the BMS Club !

League Week 27 (27th April)
Fargo Cup
: Chelmsford SC won 7-6 away at Galley Enders, Andy Kateley & Harry Smith winning the final 2-singles to take it to the 6-aside decider... the Bentley Allstars won the 6-aside decider to beat the Compasses 7-6 in a really good match, which could easily have ended the other way; Paul Goodwin won the final single to take it to the decider with a 15-dart leg checking out on 141. John Costigan had finished a three on 104 and a pair with 108 and Pauline Donat scored a 180 in the pairs !
Royal British Legion Cup: The Writtle SSC beat BMS Club 8-4... The Chequers beat a 5-player Bentley Elite 9-3; John Wastenage scored a 180 and Jason Martins a 177 !
Bentley Cup: Gardners won 9-3 away at Charlies Bar; Joseph Selby scored a 180... BMS Eagles won 8-3 away at the Fox & Hounds !

League Week 26 (20th April)
Chelmsford SC hosted the annual charity challenge match vs Wickford & District and we won 21-9, although we were missing a number of top players, Wickford were well short of their ideal team due to rearranged fixtures. However, everyone who played were there to represent their league and did their respective league's proud.  Wickford did take the lead winning one of the opening singles, but Ingatestone won the next 5-Singles and 3-pairs to lead 8-1; Wickford started a comeback winning 2 of the next 3-pairs and 2-singles; however Ingatestone were soon back in control taking 3 of the last 4-pairs and 7 of the last 10-singles...  Ingatestone Singles winners were: Mark Careless, John Wastenage, Scott Hance, Harry Smith, Craig Vickers, Charlie Selby, Robert Donat, Senan Corry, Keith Bodimeade, Martin Compton, Bob Elliott, Charlie Preston, Mark Chapman and Pauline Donat (14)... Ingatesone Pairs winners were: Bob Elliott & Jason Bates, Charlie Preston & Andy Kateley, Martin Compton & Mark Chapman, Jason Martins & Adrian Martins, Craig Vickers & Charlie Selby, Harry Smith & Mel Sylvester and Mark Careless & Alan Green (7).
There were 180's scored by Mel Sylvester x2, Matt Doe x2 and Robert Donat; high checkouts from Mel Sylvester (120), Matt Doe (114) and Charlie Preston (111); Wickford scored two 180's by Mark Stafford and Derek Baxendale, Mark Stafford also having a 106 finish... Although this was my last match as captain, I chose not to play, however I'm looking forward to the away match next season in my last season !

League Week 25 (13th April)
Chelmsford SC won 8-1 away at the Compasses; Matt Doe hit a 180 & a 111 finish, Mel Sylvester a 180 & 171, Paul Goodwin a 16-dart leg and a 111 finish ... The Gardeners beat the Ingatestone Club 7-2; Charlie Selby hit a 180... The Galley Enders beat Charlies Bar 9-0... The Bentley Allstars beat the Fox & Hounds 6-3... The Chequers beat the BMS Club # 7-2... The BMS Eagle beat the Bentley Elite 5-4... Writtle SSC won 6-3 away at the Green Man !

League Week 24 (6th April)
Chelmsford SC beat the Fox & Hounds 8-1; Mel Sylvester scored a 180 and Charlie Preston a 14-dart leg... The Gardeners beat the Bentley Allstars 5-4; 180's scored by Martin Compton, Mark Chapman and Robert Donat, Wayne Bloomfield with a 137 finish and Robert Donat a 110 checkout... The Galley Enders won 7-2 away at Bentley Elite; Rob Adams hit a 180 and a 14-dart leg... The Compasses won 8-1 away at Charlie Bar # ... BMS Eagles beat BMS Club 6-3; Jack Smith hit a maximum and Martin Rookard a 174, Robert Pritchard a 100 finish... The Green Man won 6-3 away at the Ingatestone Club... The Writtle SSC failed to field a team at home against the Chequers, who are awarded a 9-0 win !

League Week 23 (30th March)
Alfred Candler Memorial Cup
- 45 entries fought out for the title with Craig Vickers (Gardener) becoming only the 3rd player  in the 27 year history to retain the Cup.  Craig beat the 2011 champion Andrew Kateley (Chelmsford SC) 4-1 in the final.  The losing semi-finalists were Charlie Preston (Chelmsford SC) and Rob Adams (Galley Enders).  There were 11 maximums recorded; Rob Adams, Martin Compton and Craig Vickers all scoring two; Jason Vickers, Sean Sargeant, Chris Blumson, Scott Hance and Charlie Preston all scoring one... Ton plus checkouts from Lewis Hayes (124), Martin Compton (117 & 101), Harry Smith (116 x2), Charlie Preston (111), Craig Vickers (108 & 100), Andrew Kateley (101) and Scott Hance 100... Matt Doe achieved a 13-dart leg; there were many 14, 15 & 16-dart legs however the players chose not to have them recorded ! Ron Wood Memorial Cup - Only 6 ladies entered with Pauline Donat (Bentley Allstars) beat Chris Boret (Fox & Hounds) in a repeat of the 2016 final ! Memorial Plate - 18 players chose to enter the first game losers competition and Robert Donat (Bentley Allstars) beat Jamie Palmer (Galley Enders) 2-1 in the final.  Both players scored maximums, Rob's in the final itself !

League Week 22 (23rd March)
The Chelmsford SC hold on to top spot after a 5-4 away win at the Bentley Allstars; John Costigan scored a 180... The Gardeners join CSC on the same points after a 8-1 win at the Green Man; Craig Vickers with a 109 finish... The Galley Enders beat the BMS Club 7-2; Jamie Palmer with a 14-dart leg including a 180, Rob Adams with a 107 checkout... The Chequers beat the Ingatestone Club 9-0, dropping only 1-leg... The Compasses beat the Bentley Elite 6-3... BMS Eagles beat Writtle SSC 6-3... The Fox & Hounds beat Charlies Bar 5-4; Ben Armstrong with a 112 finish !

League Week 21 (16th March)
The Chelmsford SC have gone top with a 9-0 away victory at Charlies Bar; Mel Sylvester hit a 180 and Harry Smith a 105 finish... The Gardeners slip to 2nd beating the Chequers 5-5; Pete Wiffen with an 11-dart leg which included a 180... The Galley Enders won 8-1 away at Writtle SSC; Rob Adams scored two 180's, one in a 13-dart leg... The Bentley Allstars won 7-2 away at the Green Man; Robert Donat hit another two maximum's and Kevin Stammers, yes me, scored a 180!!! and Tommy Hyde a 135 finish... BMS Eagles won 8-1 away on the other board against the Ingatestone Club; Jason Bates with a 180... The Fox & Hounds won 7-2 away at the Bentley Elite; Ben Armstrong with a 102 checkout and Olly Nye a ton finish... BMS Club beat the Compasses 7-2 !

League Week 20 (9th March)
The Gardeners # hold a slim 1-point advantage at the top after a 8-1 away win at the BMS Eagles; Martin Compton scored a 180... Chelmsford SC closd the gap with a 9-0 home win against the Bentley Elite; Matt Doe with a 177... The Galley Enders beat the Ingatestone Club 9-0; Andy Hills scored a maximum... The Bentley Allstars beat Charlies Bar 7-2; John Costigan scored a 180 and Pauline Donat a 120 checkout... The Green Man won 5-4 away at the Chequers... The Compasses beat Writtle SSC 7-2... The BMS Club won 5-4 away at the Fox & Hounds; Alan Carrington scored a 180 !

League Week 19 (2nd March)
The Gardeners beat Galley Enders 6-3; Craig Vickers with two 180's, Charlie Selby, Pete Wiffen & Rob Adams all scoring a maximum; Joseph Selby a 121 checkout & Craig with brother Jason a 16-dart pairs leg... Chelmsford SC cut the Gardeners lead at the top down to 2-points with a 9-0 away victory at BMS Club, without dropping a single leg; Mel Sylvester with a 156 finish... The Chequers beat the Bentley Allstars; Rob Donat scored a 180 and Jason Martin a 108 finish... The Compasses beat the Ingatestone Club 8-1... BMS Eagle won 7-2 away at the Green Man... Fox & Hounds won 5-4 away at Writtle SSC; Mark Blacburn with a 100 finish !

League Week 18 (23rd February)
The Gardeners extend their lead with a 9-0 away victory at the Compasses; Craig Vickers with a 117 checkout... Chelmsford SC keep up the pressure with a 8-1 win against Writtle SSC; Andrew Kateley scored a maximum and Mark Blackburn with a 117 finish... The Galley Enders beat the Green Man 6-3; Mark Careless & Tom Meakins scored 180's... The Bentley Allstars won the venue derby beating the Elite 8-1; Rob Donat hit a 180 and Tommy Hyde a 15-dart leg including a 106 finish... The Chequers won 5-4 away at the BMS Eagles; 111 finish from Adrian Martins... The Fox & Hounds beat the Ingatestone Club 6-3... Charlies Bar beat BMS Club 5-4 !

League Week 17 (16th February)
The Gardeners beat the Fox & Hounds 8-1 and are 4-points clear of Chelmsford SC; Andy Cole had a 102 finish... Chelmsford SC won 9-0 away at the Ingatestone Club; Andy Kateley & Keith Bodimeade had a 18-dart leg including a 108 checkout from Andy... Galley Enders won 8-1 at the Chequers; 180's from Gary Rayner & Rob Adams, a 109 finish from Mark Careless... BMS Eagles beat the Bentley Allstars 6-3; 180 from Pete Shea and a 124 finish from Rob Donat... The Compasses won 6-3 away at the Green Man... Writtle SSC beat Charlies Bar 7-2... BMS Club won 5-4 away at the Bentley Elite !

League Week 16 (8th / 9th February)
Two of the three postponed games were played on Wednesday 8th February: BMS Eagles # won 7-2 away at the Writtle SSC; Jason Bates scored back to back 180's... The Green Man beat Charlies Bar 8-1; Tom Meakins scored a 180... Chequers vs Chelmsford SC is still an outstanding fixture !
Harry Knight Memorial Cup -
18 Pairs entered (13 pairs entered last season) and it was a quality contest with 10 maximums and two 16-dart 601 legs... The winners were Jason Vickers & Steve Haggerty winning the final 3-1 against Jamie Palmer & John Wastenage... The losing semi-finalist were Rob Adams & Andy Hills, who achieved the two 16-dart legs in the quarter-finals and Mel Sylvester & Senan Corry... The 180's were scored by Craig Vickers x2, Steve Haggerty x2, Jason Vickers x2, Martin Compton, Peter Wiffen, Andy Hills and Jamie Palmer !
Stammers Shield -
Only 9 pairs entered (18 pairs entered last season) and was won by the Writtle SSC pairing of Mark Blackburn & Stefan Adams, they beat the Green Man's John Morton & Tom Meakins 3-1 in the final... The losing semi-finalists were John Kateley & Richard Duckett and Ben Joyce & Paul Lingard !
Mixed Pairs Cup -
Not held for 2-season's, the mixed pairs only had 6 entries (16 pairs entered when last played) and may be the last and puts in doubt the Terri Warwick Memorial at the end of the season; the hall is booked but with such a poor turn-out, I doubt we will get the minimum of 16 ladies to play! The future of mixed competitions will be a decision by my successor in the near future... However back to last night and Craig Vickers & Sue Baker beat John Costigan & Pauline Donat 3-2 in the final... There were 180's from Jason Vickers x2, John Costigan, Mark Chapman and Craig Vickers !

League Week 15 (2nd February)
Fargo Cup Quarter-Finals:
Galley Enders beat Charlies Bar 10-2... Cup holders Chelmsford SC won 7-5 away at league leaders the Gardeners, 180 from Martin Compton and a 130 checkout from Craig Vickers the hightlites... The Bentley Allstars won 8-4 away at the Fox & Hounds... The Compasses won 8-4 away at BMS Eagles; Jason Bates had a 110 finish and Sean Willis a 100 checkout! Royal British Legion Cup Preliminary Round: Writtle SSC won 9-3 away at the Ingatestone Club; Derek Lodge scored a 180... The Chequers won 8-4 away at the Green Man!

League Week 14 (26th January)
In the clash of the top two, Chelmsford SC came out 5-4 winners away at the Gardeners; there were 14-dart legs from Craig Vickers and Charlie Preston & a 100 checkout from Mark Chapman... The Galley Enders won 6-3 away at BMS Eagles; Pete Shea scored a 180... The Bentley Allstars beat the BMS Club 7-2; 180's from John Costigan and Robert Donat... The Compasses won 6-3 away at the Chequers; Fraser Bradshaw with a 122 finish, there was a 20-dart pairs leg claimed by Paul Davis & Scott Hance, but it only adds up to 501 and not 601 which the pairs should be played (I note that not all teams are remembering to play the pairs as 601, this has been in for 2-season now!)... The Fox & Hounds won 6-3 away at the Green Man; Andy Cole scored a 180... The Ingatestone Club recorded their first win of the season with a 5-4 victory over Charlies Bar; Mike Wakeling scored a maximum... Writtle SSC beat Bentley Elite 7-2... !

League Week 13 (19th January)
The Gardeners won 9-0 away at Charlies Bar; Charlie Selby hit a maximum and Martin Compton a 13-dart leg... Chelmsford SC beat the Green Man 9-0; Andy Kateley with a 14-dart leg... The Bentley Allstars won 6-3 away at Galley Enders; Rob Donat scored a 180, Jamie Palmer a 174, and Tommy Hyde had 118 & 109 checkouts... The Chequers won 7-2 away at the Fox & Hounds... Bentley Elite beat the Ingatestone Club 6-3; Sean Sargeant with a 120 checkout... Writtle SSC won 5-4 away at the BMS Club... The Compasses beat the BMS Eagles 5-4; Fraser Bradshaw & Lewis Hayes had a 19-dart pairs leg... !

League Week 12 (12th January)
A small sprinkling of snow & all hell breaks loose; I don't know what'll happen if we get some real snow... Two matches were postponed, Green Man vs Charlies Bar and Chequers vs Chelmsford SC and these will have to be arranged ASAP or become void, noting that the Chequers had a full team at Chequers at time of postponement coming from Basildon & Ongar areas!
The other five fixtures went ahead with no problems, and the Gardeners beat the Bentley Elite
# 9-0; Sean Sargeant scoring a 180... The Galley Enders beat the Compasses 9-0; Andy Hills hit a 174 & 117 checkout... The Bentley Allstars beat Writtle SSC 6-3; Rob Donat scored two 180's, John Costigan scored 1 and Richard Duckett a 171... The Fox & Hounds # won 5-4 away at the BMS Eagles; Alan Carrington scored a 180... BMS Club won 6-3 away to the Ingatestone Club... !

League Week 11 (5th January)
Chelmsford SC beat BMS Eagles 6-3 to stay top of the league; 180's hit by Keith Bodimeade and Charlie Preston, a 120 finish from Jason Bates and a 109 check-out from Keith Bodimeade... The Gardeners won 9-0 away at BMS Club and leap-frog Galley Enders into 2nd place; Craig Vickers scored two 180's, one in a 12-dart leg... The Galley Enders won 7-2 away at the Fox & Hounds; Andy Hils scored a 180 and Jamie Palmer scored his 7th maximum of the season... The Chequers won 7-2 away at Charlies Bar... The Compasses beat a 5-player Bentley Allstars 5-4; Robert Donat hit a 180 in a 15-dart leg and a 100 finish... The Green Man won 5-4 away at the Bentley Elite... !

League Week 10 (15th December)
The two unbeaten teams met at the Chelmsford SC with the CSC beating Galley Enders 5-4 (note this fixture was reversed); Jamie Palmer scored a 180 and Keith Bodimeade 177... The Gardeners beat Writtle SSC 9-0; Mark Chapman & Charlie Selby scored 180's, ton+ checkouts from Richard Duckett (103) and Craig Vickers (102)... The Bentley Allstars beat the Ingatestone Club 8-1; Robert Donat hit a maximum, both John Costigan and Rob achieved 16-dart legs, and John & Kevin Stammers a 19-dart pairs leg... The Chequers beat the Bentley Elite 6-3... The Fox & Hounds won 7-2 away at the Compasses; Dave Drummond checked out with 117... The BMS Eagles beat Charlies Bar 6-3... The Green Man beat the BMS Club 5-4; Tom Meakins with a 100 finish!

League Week 9 (8th December)
Chelmsford SC beat the Compasses 8-1; Charlie Preston scored a 180 and Mel Sylvester with a 115 checkout... Galley Enders won 8-1 away at Charlies Bar; 180's from Jamie Palmer and Gary Raynor, a 171 from Doug Davies... The Gardeners also won 8-1, away at the Ingatestone Club; Steve Haggerty & Martin Compton both scoring maximums... The Bentley Allstars won 7-2 away at the Fox & Hounds... The Chequers won 8-1 away at BMS Club; Tony Buckley scored a 180... The Bentley Elite recorded their first win of the season with a 6-3 win over BMS Eagles... The Green Man won 6-3 away at the Writtle SSC; Paul Lingard & Tom Meakins scoring 180's!

League Week 8 (1st December)
The Chelmsford SC won 8-1 away at the Fox & Hounds to stay top; Andy Kateley achieved a 15-dart leg, Andy Cole & Keith Bodimeade scored maximums, and Senan Corry a 104 finish... Galley Enders keep up the pressure on CSC with a 8-1 victory against Bentley Elite who only had 5-players a chose not to play their wildcard (box not ticked); Jamie Palmer hit a 180 and Andy Hunwicks a 101 finish... The Gardeners won 6-3 away ay the Bentley Allstars... Compasses beat Charlies Bar 9-0, who had 5-players, unfortunately they tried to play the wildcard, but had already played their 1st half card on the opening game of the season!... BMS Eagles beat the BMS Club 8-1; Bob Elliott checked out on 112... The Chequers beat the Writtle SSC... The Green Man beat the Ingatestone Club 5-4!

League Week 7 (24th November)
The Chelmsford SC beat the Bentley Allstars 6-3; Andrew Kateley with a 13-dart leg, John Costigan & Robert Donat both scoring 180's... Galley Enders won 9-0 away at # BMS Club; Jamie Palmer hitting a maximum... The Gardeners beat the Green Man 9-0; Mark Chapman with a 158 finish and Craig Vickers a 123 checkout... The Compasses won 6-3 away at the Bentley Elite... Charlies Bar beat the Fox & Hounds 7-2... The Chequers won 6-3 away at the Ingatestone Club... The Writtle SSC vs BMS Eagles was postponed at the request of BMS Eagles!

League Week 6 (17th November)
Fargo Cup Preliminary Round:
The Gardeners beat the Ingatestone Club 12-0 to set up a 1st round clash with Chelmsford SC, this has been the final for the past 2-seasons! Charlie Selby hit a 123 checkout... Chelmsford SC won 7-1 away at Writtle SSC; Mark Blackburn with a 105 checkout... The Fox & Hounds beat the BMS Club 7-1... Bentley Allstars won 10-2 away at the Green Man in a repeat of the 2016 Bentley Cup Final; Robert Donat scored a 180... BMS Eagles beat the Chequers 7-4; John Wastenage with a 111 finish... The Compasses won 9-3 away to the Bentley Elite... The next round of the Fargo Cup is next February 2017, with 4 of the losers playing in the preliminary round of the RBL Cup...

League Week 5 (10th November)
Chelmsford SC beat Charlies Bar 9-0; 180, 101 finish & a 15-dart leg from Andy Kateley, Charlie Preston with a 104 checkout... Galley Enders beat Writtle SSC 9-0; Jamie Palmer scored a 180, Ton+ finishes from Rob Adams (120) and Laurence Young (103)... The Gardeners won 7-2 away at the Chequers #; Steve Haggerty had a 15-dart leg, but no scores recorded... The Compasses beat BMS Club 8-1... The Bentley Allstars beat the Green Man 6-3; John Costigan hit two 180's... BMS Eagles beat the Ingatestone Club 7-2; Bob Elliott scored a 180 & checked out with 149... The Fox & Hounds beat the Bentley Elite 6-3...

League Week 4 (3rd November)
Chelmsford SC won 8-1 away at the Bentley Elite to extend lead at the top; Ton plus checkouts from Charlie Preston (106) and Andy Hunwicks (102)... Galley Enders won 8-1 away at the Ingatestone Club to move into 2nd place; Mark Careless scored a 180... The Gardeners beat the BMS Eagles 7-2; Maximums scoted by Joseph Selby & Craig Vickers... The Chequers won 6-3 away at the Green Man; 180 from Adrian Martins and a 104 finish from Jason Martins... The Bentley Allstars won 7-2 away at Charlies Bar; John Costigan scored a 180... The Compasses won 7-2 at Writtle SSC; Mark Gent scored a 180 and Lewis Hayes a 100 checkout... The Fox & Hounds won 7-2 away at BMS Club; Alan Carrington scored a 180...

League Week 3 (27th October)
Chelmsford SC beat BMS Club 9-0... Galley Enders beat the Gardeners 5-4; Martin Saunders scored a 174 and Mark Careless a 109 finish... BMS Eagles beat the Green Man 7-2; Pete Shea hit a maximum... The Chequers thrashed the Bentley Allstars 8-1... The Compasses won 7-2 away at the Ingatestone Club in a reversed fixture... The Fox & Hounds beat the Writtle SSC 5-4... Charlies Bar beat the Bentley Elite 5-4...

League Week 2 (20th October)
Chelmsford SC won 8-1 away at the Writtle SSC; Matt Garrett scored two 180's, one in a 15-dart leg... The Gardeners beat the Compasses 8-1; 180's from Martin Compton and Steve Haggerty... The Galley Enders won 8-1 away at the Green Man; Jamie Palmer scored a 180, Rob Adams a 16-dart leg... The Bentley B won the venue derby, beating the Elite's 7-2; Sean Sargeant hit a 180... The Fox & Hounds won 7-2 away at the Ingatestone Club; Alan Carrington with a 104 finish... The Chequers beat the BMS Eagles 6-3... Charlies Bar won 8-1 away at the BMS Club...

League Week 1 (13th October)
Chelmsford SC beat Ingatestone 9-0 to head the first league table; Charlie Preston scored a 180... Champions Gardeners won 7-2 away at the fox & Hounds; Craig Vickers with a 14-dart leg, John Edmonds hit a 171, Mark Chapman a 106 checkout and a ton finish from Andy Cole... The Compasses beat the Green Man 7-2; Nick Lavery scored a 180... The Bentley Allstars # beat the BMS Eagles 6-3... The Galley Enders beat the Chequers 6-3; Jason Martins with a maximum... Charlie Bar # beat the Writtle SSC # 6-3; Derek Lodge with a 118 checkout... The BMS Club beat the Bentley Elite 5-4...

Presentation Night
Many thanks to all those who attended the Presentation at Writtle SSC, additional thanks to Lynne & Ray Wood who raised 158 pounds on the raffle and thanks to Writtle SSC for letting us use the hall & for donating a couple of raffle prizes... Thanks to Senan & Jordan for handing out the trophies, and well done to all the winners & runners-up... The Heart of Darts will be presented with a cheque for 600 pounds at the county match vs Nottinghamshire at the end of the month by Craig Vickers & Jordan McManus... Looking forward to the winter league starting next Thursday!   Thanks everyone for your support!

AGM Summary:

  • Non-Attendance by Compasses and BMS Club!

  • Jordan McManus voted in as Assistant Secretary; Lynne & Ray Wood are Presentation Night Fund Raisers!

  • The Pairs are now to be drawn!

  • 10 pound fines for late results to be paid within 28 days or the 4-points deducted will not be returned!

  • If home team sheet is lost and the away team can't produce their copy, both teams are fined 10 pound and the result declared null and void!

  • League format will be 1-division of 14-teams as agreed by the 12-teams in attendance!