MASONS Arms beat Gladiators Club B 6-0 to go top of Oxford & District League Division 1 by three points with two matches left, writes PETE EWINS.

Dave Rose, Mick Murphy, Alan Lowe and Maxi McDonnell were Masons’ singles winners, while Murphy & Rose and Tim Curry & Lowe teamed up to win both pairs.


Div 1 leading positions (after 16 games): Masons 54pts, Berinsfield 51, Democrats 48, Gladiators A 41.


Pairs quarter-finals: S Sheard & P Withey bt A Lowe & D Rose 2-2 (on agg), R Garrett & T Green bt B Allsworth & Allan Lacey 2-2 (on agg).

Never Won Cup quarter-final: R Tomlin bt J-J Kelly 1-1 (on agg).

Off The Spot singles quarter-final: M Jones bt J Boal 2-0.


Team KO semi-finals – Group A: Donnington v Democrats (at Vikings), Masons v Oracle (at Democrats). Group B: Headington CC v Gladiators A (atDonnington) Gladiators B v Berinsfield (at Headington).