Shannon take lead after derby victory, Weavers win head-to-head

SHANNON A’s 7-0 victory in the Halifax Road hostelry’s derby match saw them take the lead of Todmorden Open Darts Summer League A Division.

They have played a match less than TWMSC, who were 6-1 winners over York Hotel A.

Shannon A players B. Sutcliffe and C. Fenton were on form with a maximum 180 each, while the best checkout of ther day came from York’s P. Hartley, a 161.

Royal George A head the B Division despite being beaten 3-4 by nearest rivals, second-placed Weavers.

The season is now entering its last couple of fixtures with all still to play for in both divisions.

Results were as follows.

A Division: TWMSC 6, York Hotel A 1; Shannon A 7, Shannon B 0.

B Division: York Tigers 2, Glen View 5; Royal George A 3, Weavers 4; British Legion 7, Rope and Anchor 0.

Fixtures for September 6 are as follows.

A Division: York Hotel A, open date; Shannon A v TWMSC; Hare and Hounds B v Shannon B.

B Division: Glen View B v Weavers; British Legion v Royal George A; York Tigers v Rope and Anchor.