Champions still lead way despite another heavy defeat

Nigel Dobson (Garforth Country Club) beat Dave Oldfield (Kippax Central) in Castleford and District Snooker Leagues handicap singles final at Pontefract Cue Club. Dobson (left) and Oldfield are pictured with match referee  Ian Walker.
Nigel Dobson (Garforth Country Club) beat Dave Oldfield (Kippax Central) in Castleford and District Snooker Leagues handicap singles final at Pontefract Cue Club. Dobson (left) and Oldfield are pictured with match referee Ian Walker.
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Defending Section A champions Pontefract Cue Club F suffered a 10-0 defeat for the second time in three matches when they lost at Garforth WMC C in Castleford and District Snooker League.

Cue Club F are still handily placed to retain the title because they are 12 points clear of second-placed Swillington Welfare D who failed to capitalise when they lost 8-2 at Kippax Central B.

Third-placed Smawthorne D defeated Elmet A 8-2.

Swillington Social A regained top spot in Section B by beating Methley Ex Service A 8-2 in a top of the table clash.

RESULTS - Section A: Cas Cue Club A 8, Smawthorne A 2; Garforth WMC D 6, St Joseph’s A 4; Garforth WMC C 10, Ponte Cue Club F 0; Kippax Central B 8, Swillington Welf D 2; Ladybalk A 4, Garforth WMC B 6; Ponte Cue Club E 4, Green Bowling A 6; Smawthorne D 8, Elmet A 2; Swillington Welf C 4, Ponte Bowling A 6.

Section B : Ponte Cue Club A 4, Featherstone A 6; Ponte Cue Club B 6, Garforth CC A 4; Progressive B 6, Ponte Cue Club C 4; Swillington Social A 8, Methley Ex Serv A 2; Townville A 6, Cas Cue Club B 4.

Section C: Garforth CC B 8, Swillington Welf B 2; Green Bowling B 0, Carleton A 10; Kippax Ex Serv A 2, Rockware C 8; Knottingley Cons B 0, Garforth WMC A 10; Rockware A 0, Townville B 10; Swillington Welf A 2, Knottingley Cons A 8.

Section D: Great Preston B 4, YMCA A 6; Methley Ex Serv B 2, Swillington Social B 8; Ponte Bowling B 6, Ponte Cons B 4; Ponte Cons A 8, Kippax Central A 2; Ponte Social A 8, Progressive A 2; Prince of Wales C 2, Kippax Ex-Serv B 8; St Joseph’s B 4, Ponte Social B 6.

POSITIONS - Section A (all played 26 matches): Ponte Cue Club F won 19, points 156; Swillington Welf D 14-144; Smawthorne D 14-138; Ponte Bowling A 14-134; Garforth WMC C 11-132; Ponte Cue Club E 14-132; Smawthorne A 13-130; Swillington Welf C 14-130; Cas Cue Club A 14-128; Ladybalk A 13-128; Garforth WMC B 12-124; Garforth WMC D 11-122; Kippax Central B 10-122; Elmet A 11-122; Green Bowling A 13-122; St Joseph’s A 11-114.

Section B: Swillington Social A played 22, won 16, points 140; Methley Ex Serv A 23-13-136; Cas Cue Club B 23-15-132; Smawthorne C 22-15-130; Townville A 22-13-122; Ponte Cue Club A 22-12-116; Garforth CC A 22-10-108; Progressive B 23-10-106; Featherstone A 22-9-102; Ponte Cue Club B 22-10-102; Smawthorne B 23-8-100; Featherstone B 22-10-98; Ponte Cue Club D 24-7-90; Ponte Cue Club C 22-9-88.

Section C: Edward B 22-19-152; Swillington Welf A 23-16-134; Townville B 22-14-132; Carleton A 23-12-128; Knottingley Cons A 23-13-122; Rockware C 22-13-120; Swillington Welf B 23-10-110; Rockware A 22-12-110; Knottingley Cons B 23-12-108; Green Bowling B 23-11-106; Garforth CC B 23-6-95; Prince of Wales A 22-8-92; Garforth WMC A 23-7-90; Kippax Ex Serv A 22-4-81.

Section D: Pontefract Conservatives B 25-16-146; Kippax Central A 24-15-144; Prince of Wales B 24-14-136; St Joseph’s B 25-13-133; YMCA A 24-14-130; Pontefract Bowling B 25-12-130; Methley Ex Service B 24-13-127; Progressive A 24-13-126; Kippax Ex Service B 24-12-120; Swillington Social B 24-11-116; Pontefract Social A 24-12-114; Pontefract Conservatives A 24-110-104; Great Preston B 24-9-102; Prince of Wales C 24-7-98; Pontefract Social B 25-9-94.