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Aug 25 Florence B Claim 2nd Place in Division 2: Florence B pipped Leek B to the second promotion place in Division 2, finishing just 1½ points clear thanks to a 2-2 draw with Stone C on the final week of the season. Stone B and Alsager A are relegated to Divsion 2 with Endon B and Florence D demoted to Division 3.
Aug 19 Dale Cup - 28th August: The Dale Cup is to be held at Florence for Division 2 and 3 teams on Wednesday 28th August, commencing at 6:30pm. Players who wish to participate should turn up with their partner on the night. Neil McPherson has kindly volunteered to run the event for the third successive year.
Aug 16 Florence A Clinch Division 1 Title: Florence A beat nearest challengers Stone A 2½-1½ to claim the Division 1 title for the first time in over 20 years. With just 1 match remaining, they are unbeaten with 14 wins from 15 matches, having dropped just 6 points during an excellent championship winning season.
Aug 16 Leek A Secure Division 2 Title: A 2½-1½ victory over Basford C, ensured that Leek A are confirmed as champions of Division 2 and a swift return back to the top division. With just 1 match remaining, they have claimed 13 wins from their 15 matches, accumulating 49 points, in an extremely competitive division.
Aug 11 Relegation Battles Drawing to a Close: With 2 weeks of the season remaining, Florence C, Alsager A and Stone B are battling to avoid relegation to Division 2. Florence D appear favourites to go down in Division 2 with Alsager B and Endon B also in contention for relegation.
Aug 04 Nip and Tuck at the Top of Division 1: Florence A hold a slender 1½ point lead over Stone A at the top of Division 1, with the title seemingly set to be decided when the two teams meet on 14th August.
Jul 27 Leek A All Set for Division 2 Title: Leek A are all set to claim the Division 2 title after a resounding 4-0 victory against Florence B, who now find themselves behind Leek B in the race for second place. Alsager C have moved 3 points clear at the top of a congested Division 3.
Jul 21 Gaps Begin to Appear: Gaps have started to appear at the top of Divisions 1 and 2, with Florence A holding a 2½ point lead over Stone A, and Leek A 5½ points clear of Florence B, with those 2 sides meeting this week. Just 8 points separates top from bottom in Division 3, with 5 teams still in contention for promotion.
Jul 15 Tense Relegation Battles: The relegation battles in both Division 1 and 2 look set to go to the wire with 3 teams in each division fighting to avoid the bottom 2 places.
Jul 09 Exciting Battle in Division 3: Division 3 is heading for an exciting end to the season as just 3½ points separate the leading 4 teams. Elsewhere, Florence A and Stone A continue to battle for the Division 1 title, with Leek A and Florence B doing likewise in Division 2.
Jun 30 Second Half of The Season Gets Underway: There's still plenty to play for in all 3 divisions as the second half of the season gets underway.
Jun 23 Half Way Stage Reached: With the season having reached half way, the Division 1 title looks set to be between Florence A and Stone, with Stone B, Florence C and Alsager A battling to avoid the drop. Three teams, Florence B, Leek A and Leek B are all in contention for promotion to Division 1, with Alsager B, Endon B and Florence D battling to avoid relegation to Division 3. Draycott C and Alsager C head Divsion 3, with Draycott C remaining unbeaten following a 3-1 win against their title challengers.
Jun 16 Three Way Battle in Division 1: Florence A, Stone A and Draycott A are well clear in Division 1, with the championship all set to go to one of these three teams.
Jun 11 1½ Points Between Top 3 in Division 2: Leek B lead Division 2, but just 1½ points separate the top three teams. Alsager C and Draycott C remain unbeaten at the top of Division 3.
Jun 09 Florence A Continue to Go Well: Florence A maintained their strong start to the season with another 4-0 victory, meaning they have dropped just ½ point from their first 6 games.
Jun 02 Alsager C Open Up Lead in Division 3: Alsager C have opened up a lead at the top of Division 3, whilst Florence B, Leek A and Leek B have done likewise in Division 2. Just 2 points separates the bottom 4 teams in Division 1.
May 28 Maximum Points for Stone A: Stone A made in 4 wins out of 4, and a maximum 16 points, as they head Division 1 after the latest round of matches.
May 25 Champions Basford A Hammered by Florence A: Florence A thrashed reigning champions Basford A 4-0 in Division 1 to move to the top of the table, whilst Florence B had a similar success over leaders Leek A in Division 2.
May 20 Winners and Losers Only in Division 1: Division 1 is split into 2 parts, with 5 teams having won all their matches so far and 4 teams having lost all their matches. Division 3 is a bit closer, just 3 points separate the top and bottom sides.
May 12 Leek C Off to a Flyer: Leek C have made a good start in Division 3, in what also looks likely to be a competitive league.
May 05 Leek A Start Well: Leek A have made an encouraging start in Division 2, winning both of their opening fixtures, although early indications suggest this could be a tight league. Basford A, Florence A and Draycott A have also started well in Division 1.
Apr 28 Opening Day Results Coming In: The opening day of the new season saw big wins for Florence A, Draycott A, Basford A and Endon A in Division 1, with Florence B and Stone C enjoying comfortable wins in Division 2. Leek C opened up with maximum points in Division 3.
Apr 14 Results: Send results directly to james.barker147@gmail.com and you'll still need to post the scorecards.
Apr 14 Fixtures 2019: Fixtures for 2019 can be found in Word format, and all fixtures are now available on this site. Enjoy the season.
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Winners in 2018
Men 1: Basford A
Men 2: Florence C
Men 3: Alsager B
Dale Cup: Florence
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