Spring Cup final. Plough & Harrow, Bridge B 4 Betteshanger Club A 1. (at Magnet, Deal) Neville Potts beat Stan Brocklebank by more than 4k for Betteshanger, but Kevin Kay came back to beat Chris Saville. John Fullager edged Wack Sampson by 5k-4k putting Plough ahead, but Betteshanger were up on aggregate. The first two doubles went to the Plough and the title.
STAN 1890 NEV 5670 KEV 5030 SAV 3860 JOHN 5060 WACK 3790 JOHN/STAN 2450 WACK/CHRIS 1100 KEV/JOHN 2810 NEV/WACK 1470
Key points Break & break back singles, table a little difficult.
1) Both off early, Nev had a break of about 3k to take charge 2) Sav's score was his opening break! Kev replied with 3k and a final 2k to pinch it, I picked the wrong night for a poor performance after eleven consecutive single wins 3) John opened with 3k and got another 2k to leave us in big trouble, Wack pulled back 3k at the end to leave us in front on aggregate
Triangles Pairs 4) Solid game from Kev in particular with three breaks of 500+ 5) John Fullager had a break of almost 1k and then he was left over the 50 for nearly another 1k, game over 6) Conceded
Inventor of the Triangles version of Bar Billiards. Highest England away aggregate 2013 and 2014, 10 - 0 last 10 England singles legs, seventh reserve 2015. Jersey Qtr final 2014, 2015, 2016 - Guernsey Plate Winner 2014, Main Final 2015, 2017. First person to have won both four pin opens.
Spring Cup Plate Final result in: Plough & Harrow B, Tilmanstone 1 Betteshanger Club B 5. Played at the Magnet, Deal
Match played at The Magnet 28th May:
Singles: 1540 Phil Court 1 0 Dave Mackay 1120 1340 Gerald Gilbert 0 1 Luke Smith 1670 980 Harry Pearson 0 1 John Higgens 1420 Doubles 230 Phil & Gerald 0 1 Luke & John 1460 970 Harry & Phil 0 1 John & Dave 1330 590 Gerald & Harry 0 1 Dave & Luke 720