Right Royal victory! Deb defeats Barnes as darts league leader Booth claims county call-up

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Debra Royal got back to winning ways in the BSC Premiership of the Friday Night Darts League as she beat Jamie Barnes 4-3.

Two further seven leggers saw Mark Simpson beat Pete Grooby 4-3 and Dave Holland push league leader and new county recruit Joby Booth all the way, Joby winning the decider and throwing a 180 along the way.

Mark Simpson also beat Jamie Barnes 4-0 to move up to second.

Last week’s results: Darren Aucote 4 Debra Royal 2, Joby Booth 4 Dave Hasnip 0, Phil Odlin 4 Dave Holland 0, Mark Simpson 4 Dave Holland 2.

In the Pizza Perfection Championship, Rob Scrupps just edged out Harry Lee 3-2.

Anthony Bennett had a good 3-0 win over Rob Cade while two 3-2 results saw Jimmy Birtwistle pick up a great win against Trev Day and Anthony Bennett made it a double with a good win over Mick Flynn.

Last week’s results: Rowena Watson 3 Rob Cade 2, Trev Day 3 Wally Almond 1, Jimmy Birtwistle 3 Mick Flynn 2, Harry Lee 3 Matt Grant 1, Ben Bagley 3 Rob Cade 2, Rowena Watson 3 Paul Taylor 1, Anthony Bennett 3 Matt Grant 2.

Ali Baker beat Bradley Butler 3-0 in the All Sports Trophies & Engraving Division Two.

Sammi Barsley took a good 3-2 win over Emma Grant while Marcus Hakes had a mixed night, losing 3-1 to Luke Cammack and beating Alison Royal 3-2.

Earlier in the night Ali lost out 3-0 to title rival Mark Baily.

Last week’s results: Luke Cammack 3 Jake Lammyman 2, Carl Baily 3 Aaron Upsall 1, Ben Leadbeater 3 Sammi Barsley 0, Ben Leadbetter 3 Carl Baily 2, Aaron Upsall 3 Bradley Butler 0, Ali Royal 3 Sammi Barsley 0, Mark Bailey 3 Ali Baker 1.

In the C&C TV Division Three, Brian Wilkinson beat Lizzy Chapman 2-1.

Jodie Royal picked up a good 2-1 win over Dennis Turner, Callum Day continued on his way with another 3-0, this time against Bob Birtwistle.

Young Guns Adam Grant and Jason Lammyman battled out a good contest, Adam coming out on top with a 2-1 win.

Last week’s results: Brian Wilkinson 3 Bob Birtwistle 0, Adam Grant 3 Suzy Watson 1, Reece Almond 3 Liz Chapman 0, Jason Lammyman 2 Muriel Almond 1, Dennis Turner 2 Lou Turner 1, Callum Day 3 Reece Almond 0, Louise Turner 2 Jason Lammyman 1.