Pilgrims march to the top

Joseph Bulmer

A top of the table clash in Bideford Snooker League saw Liberal Pilgrims knock Appledore SC off the top with a 5-1 win.

The Pilgrims now share the lead with Royal Geezers, although they have a match in hand.

Appledore have slipped to third, two points behind.

Liberal Bulls continue to lead the way in Division 2, four points ahead of clubmates Saints.

Specials have made up a little ground in third, now just one point further back.

Div 1: Liberal Slickers 3–3 Red Rebels; Kingsley A 4–2 Liberal Cues; Torrington Con-vics 4–2 Liberal Fliers; Liberal Pilgrims 5–1 Appledore SC ; Hustlers 5–1 VPCC; Liberal Lions 1–5 Palladium A; Clovelly 1–5 Royal Geezers.

Div 2: Con D 0–6 Torrington Con Men; Liberal Saints 4–2 Kingsley Potters; Misfits 1–5 Specials ; PDQ’s 1–5 TVSSC; RNDGC A 4–2 Con Diamonds; Legionnaires 2–4 Liberal Bulls; Hartland RBL 3- 3 Liberal Dons.

Breaks: A Pollard 48; K Fishleigh 38; A Garside 37; J Gifford 36, 20 ; A Toon 33; L Halling 32,32; S Tetley 32, 20; A Painton 32; B Clarke 25, 21; C Heal 25; R Short, J Walker, C Brown 24; G Tubbs 23; D Williams 22; M Field, J Barter 20