KEITH Coleman and Mick Oliver hit maximums as Cowley Workers A ran out 7-2 winners at Prince of Wales B (TJ’s B).

The visitors raced into a 3-0 lead in the Cowley Workers ODDA Section 1 clash, thanks to Darren Allen, Phil Cook and Coleman (180).

Paul Bustin reduced the arrears, but there was no stopping the Workers.

Oliver (180) and Mike Slatter, plus a 2-1 pairs sealed a comfortable success.

Kidlington FC edged closer to the top of Section 2 with a 6-3 victory at Catherine Wheel.

Michael Ashburner put the home side in front, but Steve Baker, Peter Gough and Rob Smith gave the Football Club a 3-1 lead.

Butch Bowers replied, but Darren Muddimans made it 4-2 at the end of the singles and a 2-1 win in the pairs saw Kidlington come out on top.

Florence Park Community Centre romped to a 7-2 triumph over Blackbird Bar (TJ’s A) in Section 1 of the ladies competition.

The hosts got off to a brilliant start with wins from Sue Simmonds, Lydia Harper, Carol Bowman and Daw Allsopp.

Chris Thompson got the visitors on the board, but Helen Pitson made it 5-1, before a 2-1 pairs win made for an emphatic scoreline.




Premier & Section 1: Didcot Railway SC 1, TJ’s A 8; Prince of Wales 2, Cowley Workers A 7.

Section 2: Catherine Wheel 3, Kidlington FC 6; Queens Head A 3, Chequers Inn A 6; Red Lion 4, Challow CC 5.

Section 3: Littlemore RFC 3, Cricketers Arms 6.

Section 4: Marston RBL B 4, Donnington CC 5; New Club 5, Duke of Monmouth 4.

Section 5: Butchers Arms 2, Marston RBL A 7; Florence Park CC 6, Prince of Wales A 3; George Bar B 8, Ampleforth Arms 1.


Premier & Section 1: Donnington CC C 3, Bletchingdon SC 6; Florence Park CC A 7, Blackbird Bar 2; Red Lion 4, Cricketers Arms 5.

Section 2: Original Swan A 3, Chequers Inn 6.

Section 3: George Lounge A 6, Gladiators SC 3; Masons Arms 4, Ampleforth Arms 5; Six Bells 5, Florence Park CC B 4.

Section 4: Cowley Workers B 5, Kings Arms 4; Red Lion 5, New Club B 4.

Section 5: J’s Sports Bar 5, Vikings SC 4; New Club A 4, Prince of Wales 5.

This week’s 180s

T Woods, J Jukes, D Smith, S Smith (all TJ’s A); A Presley (Didcot Railway SC); P Bustin (Prince of Wales B); M Oliver, K Coleman (both Cowley Workers A); M Ashburner (Catherine Wheel); M Stocker (Kidlington FC); M Blay (Queens Head A).

100-plus checkouts

D Allen 117, K Coleman 117 (both Cowley Workers A); M Cloake 111 (Duke of Monmouth); P Cook 103 (Cowley Workers A); T Wood (TJ’s A).