Bideford Royals made a storming start to the 2012 -2013 Devon County Super Darts League Premier Division season with a 9-0 win in their first match at home to Rose & Crown, Sandford.

Results: Kevin DeRosa 4-0 (av 23.58); Andy Winser 4-1 (22.35, inc 180); Mike Jones 4-0 (26.72, 180); Martyn Johns 4-1 (26.16, 180); Andy Steed 4-0 (20.87); Trevor Perry 4-2 (24.16, 2x180); Lee Bryant 4-0 (23.58, 180); Lee Watts 4-2 (24.97); Martin Davey 4-2 (22.76, 114 out & 112 out).

Defending Champions Yeomen of Barnstaple lost 6 - 3 away to Grenny Gremlins from Plymouth.

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DEVONSHIRE Pine Summer Dart League.

Fastest 501 legs - Andy Flint (FILO Pirates) 16 & 20, Gary Butler (Read Em & Weep) 17, Peter Hockin (Read Em & Weep) 18, Anthony Thorne (FILO Young Boys) 18.

180s - Stefan Peake (FILO Pirates) x2, Tom Barton (FILO Young Boys), Kieran Heard (Hartland Rebels), Mike Holloway (Read Em & Weep), Anthony Thorne (FILO Young Boys), Steve Wickfield (Hartland Rebels). 171- Phil Mosley (Hartland Rebels).

Division 1: FILO Fossils 2, FILO Pirates 7; Mustangs 0, FILO 501s 9 (points claimed by FILO 501s); Read Em & Weep 6, Bad Boyz 3; Wild Rovers 3, FILO Young Boys. 6

Division 2: Black Arrows 4, Bell Inn Bandits 5; Cross Street Chalkers 4, Rancho Inn 5; Hartland Rebels 8, Big Mistakes 1.

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BIDEFORD Ladies Summer Darts League.

Top shots: D.Williams (Breakaways)2x140; J.Eldridge (Birds of a Heather)143; W.Barker (Birds of a Heather)140,126; J.Coughlan (Optimists)140; J.Bate (Cheetahs) 135; L.Weaver (Water Babies) 125, four doubles; K.Slade (Banana Splits) four doubles.

Div 1: Water Babies 0 Trouble Shooters 3 (1-1); On the Wire 0 Banana Splits 3 (0-1); Black Jacks 1 Birds of a Heather 2 (0-2); Cheetahs 2 Breakaways 1 (0-2); Water Babies 2 Wangemin Six 1 (1-1).

Div 2: Portobelles 1 Crazy Gang 2 (1-1); Joiners Jems 0 Anchorettes 3 (2-0); Ally Cats 2 Optimists 1 (1-1); Ever Hopeful 1 Northam Nutters 2 (1-1); Dexters Hart 2 Dambusters 1 (0-2).

Winter AGM, Wednesday, August 15, Liberal Club 8pm.