Back to earth with a bang in quiz league

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AFTER last week’s record score Polished Knob came down to earth with a bang in Todmorden Quiz League, losing to the Cricketers.

Bridge End maintained their top of the league challenge with a decisive win at Weavers.

At Shannon the home team were slightly ahead until the last couple of questions where Hare and Hounds A recovered enough to give them a tie.

Hounds B marked a return to early season form with a thumping win at home against Royal George.

The night’s highest score was posted by Queen in defeating previous front runners Jack’s House.

Woodpecker were well ahead until the sixth round where Cornholme’s Waggoners staged a comeback, but they lost momentum at this point and ended up well beaten.

Results: Weavers 50, Bridge End 64; Polished Knob 57, Todmorden CC 73; Shannon 61, Hare and Hounds A 61; Hare and Hounds B 78, Royal George 60; Jack’s House 64, Queen 79; Woodpecker 77, Cornholme Waggon 57.

Fixtures for January 25: Weavers v Polished Knob; Bridge End v Shannon; Todmorden CC v Hare and Hounds B; Hare and Hounds A v Jack’s House; Royal George v Woodpecker; Queen Hotel v Cornholme Waggon.