Leaders beaten by Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria won 8-2 at Featherstone A.
Queen Victoria won 8-2 at Featherstone A.

Section C leaders Featherstone A slipped to an 8-2 home defeat against Queen Victoria in Castleford and District Snooker League.

Second-placed Pontefract Cue C lub A failed to capitalise on Featherstone’s defeat. They lost 8-2 at Smawthorne C.

Pontefract Cue Club F have a commanding 18-point lead in Section A after winning 8-2 at lowly B and S Sports Club A.

Ladybalk A and Smawthorne are level on points in second place, two points clear of Garforth WMC B and Green Bowling B.

Section B pacesetters Garforth WMC D won 8-2 at Pontefract Cue Club B and are 11 points clear of closest rivals Progressive B who defeated Carleton B 6-4.

RESULTS - Section A: B and S Sports Club A 2, Ponte Cue Club F 8; Elmet A 4, Ponte Bowling A 6; Great Preston C 2, Cas Cue Club 8; Green Bowling A 8, Garforth WMC B 2; Kippax Central B 8, Methley Ex Serv A2; Ponte Cue Club C 4, Ladybalk A 6; Ponte Cue Club E 4, Smawthorne A 6; Swillington Welf D 10, Swillington Welf C. 0

Section B: Garforth CC A 8, Knottingley Cons B 2; Garforth WMC A 6, Ponte Cue Club D 4; Ponte Cue Club B 2, Garforth WMC D 8; Ponte Cue Club G 2, St Joseph’s A 8; Progressive B 6, Carleton B 4; Townville A 2, Smawthorne D 8.

Section C: Carleton A 8, Progressive A 2; Featherstone A 2, Queen Victoria 8; Ponte Cons B 4, Townville B 6; Prince of Wales A 6, Ponte Cons A 4; Rockware C 8, Edward B 2; Smawthorne C 8, Ponte Cue Club A 2; Swillington Welf A 2, Swillington Welf B 8.

Section D: Kippax Ex Serv B 6, Swillington Social B 4; Knottingley Cons A 8, Garforth CC B 2; Methley Ex Serv B 4, Kippax Ex Serv A 6; Ponte Bowling B 2, Prince of Wales C 8; Ponte Social B 4, Green Bowling B 6; Prince of Wales B 4, Great Preston B 6; St Joseph’s B 8, YMCA A 2; Hopetown WMC A 0, Rockware A 10.

POSITIONS - Section A (all played 14 matches): Ponte Cue C lub F won 12, points 98; Ladybalk A 9-80; Smawthorne A 7-80; Garforth WMC B 9-78; Green Bowling A 8-78; Ponte Bowling A 8-76; Great Preston C 6-76; Swillington Welf C 7-74; Elmet A 8-72; Swillington Welf D 7-70; Ponte Cue Club E 4-62; Kippax Central B 7-60; Ponte Cue Club C 5-58; Cas Cue Club 5-54; B and S Sports Club A 6-54; Methley Ex-Serv A 4-52.

Section B: Garforth WMC D played 12, won 8, points 78; Progressive B 12-6-67; St Joseph’s A 12-5-65; Smawthorne D 12-5-62; Garforth WMC C 11-6-61; Ponte Cue Club D 12-5-58; Ponte Cue Club G 12-6-58; Knottingley Cons B 12-7-58; Smawthorne B 12-6-57; Ponte Cue Club B 11-6-54; Townville A 11-5-52; Garforth WMC A 12-5-52; Garforth CC A 12-5-50; Carleton B 11-5-48.

Section C: Featherstone A 14-10-82; Ponte Cue Club A 13-8-78; Townville B 13-8-74; Swillington Social A 13-9-74; Rockware C 13-8-72; Swillington Welf A 13-6-66; Edward B 13-8-66; Progressive A 13-7-64; Queen Victoria 13-7-64; Swillington Welf B 13-6-62; Smawthorne C 13-5-58; Prince of Wales A 13-5-56; Carleton A 12-04-54; Ponte Cons B 12-2-46; Ponte Cons A 11-3-44.

Section D: Green Bowling B 14-10-94; Kippax Ex Serv A 14-11-94; Knottingley Cons A 14-9-88; Garforth CC B 14-9-88; Ponte Social B 14-8-78; Swillington Social B 14-7-70; St Joseph’s B 14-7-70; YMCA A 14-6-68; Prince of Wales C 14-7-68; Prince of Wales B 14-6-68; Hopetown WMC A 13-5-62; Kippax Ex-Serv B 14-8-62; Rockware A 13-6-60; Methley Ex Serv B 14-5-58; Great Preston B 13-4-44; Ponte Bowling B 13-0-28.