Deadly Derek’s darts are delightful

The Bognor Friday Night League’s final week before the tournament break saw Derek Longhurst produce the top performance with winning legs of 20 and 21 darts, giving him a winning average of 23.93.

Other top performances: Richard Ragless (19 & 26), Ashley Clements (19 & 30), Mick Weller (20 & 21), Max Ryan (20), Richard Harwood (21), Mick Delaney (21), Steve Aizlewood (23 & 28), Pete Mitchell (23), Chris Gatford (24 & 24), John Coles (21 & 33), Keelan Belcher (25), Dean Cooper (27 & 28), Ian Hills (27 & 30), Rob Rice (27 & 30).

The highest out shot came from Cliff Prior with 151 while 180s came from Wayne Owen and Adam Norgett.

In division one, The Wheatsheaf have taken over at the top.

In division two, the Claremont Cobras stormed to a convincing win as second-placed Royal Oak lost at home.

Division three saw the top three teams win to keep it close at the top.

Results: Div 1: Wheatsheaf 11 Royal Oak B 11; Bognor Legion A 8 Richmond A 14; BRSA A 14 Chi Snooker B 7; Div 2: Claremont Cobras 18 ASC 2; Royal Oak A 10 Friary D 12; Div 3: Newtown SC C 18 Bognor Legion B 5; Richmond Rebels 3 Newtown SC B 16; Chi Snooker A 14 BRSA II 6.

Tuesday Night Double-in League

The top performance came from Crown Snooker’s Ben Marley with winning legs of 17 and 22 and a match average of 25.69.

Other top performances: Graeme Dutton (18 & 28), Richard Ragless (21 & 23), Micky Rowland (21 & 23), Tony Phillips (20), Adi Linfield (21 & 26), Courtney Wilson (21 & 26), Trish Kidd (22), Nathan Warren (22), Wayne Wadsworth (24 & 33), Vince Goddings (28), Ricky Clark (28).

Ton-plus starts: Terry Markey (120), Dave Mitchell (120), Pete Mitchell (120), Trish Kidd (108), Dave Cox (120), Ashley Clements (112).

Highest out shots: Graeme Dutton (128), Micky Rowland (100), Wayne Wadsworth (110). 180s: Trish Kidd, Lee Franklin, Ben Marley.

In division one, leaders Claremont continue to dominate after whitewashing the bottom team Richmond Raiders.

Results: Div 1: Crown Snooker 8 Felpham Tavern 1; Claremont 9 Richmond Raiders 0; Royal Oak 5 Chi Snooker A 4; Div 2: Wheatsheaf 2 The Cabin 7; Chi Snooker C 4 The Old Barn 5; Richmond A 4 The Legionnaires 5.

Sussex Super League

As the league came to a conclusion, players from the Observer area who feature for Littlehampton had to settle for second place behind Worthing.

But that’s their best performance since the team formed two years ago.

They finished in style beating Lancing 9-2 with Gary Blackwood picking up the week’s top man-of-the-match award with a 30.09 average.