Gap closes at the top

Joseph Bulmer

Gap closes at the top

LIBERAL Fliers slipped to only their fourth defeat in 21 Bideford Snooker League matches this week, allowing clubmates Liberal Slickers to close the gap on them at the top of Division 1.

Fliers are now six points ahead of the Slickers and Red Rebels with five games to go.

Clovelly Social Club and Liberal Lions are neck and neck at the top of a close Division 2, with Kingsley Potters slipping back to joint second with PDQs, just one point behind the top pair.

Div 1: Kingsley A 4, Liberal Fliers 2; Liberal Slickers 5, Liberal Cues 1; Liberal Pilgrims 4, Palladium A 2; Hustlers 4, Appledore SC 2; Hartland RBL 3, Red Rebels 3; Royal Geezers 4, Liberal Bulls 2; Con D 4, Torrington Convics 2; Appledore SC 4, Con D 2.

Div 2: Liberal Saints 5, Con Diamonds 1; Legionnaires 4, Kingsley Potters 2; RNDGC A 5, VPCC 1; PDQs 6, Specials 0; Liberal Lions 4, Misfits 2; Clovelly SC 4, Liberal Blues 2.

Top breaks: K Fishleigh 41, 26; L Halling 41, 21; A Coles 34, 28; B White 34, 22; S Tetley 30; T Bullock 27; J Hammett 23, 22

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