DARTS: Grantham area players help Lincs to first outright victory
Lincolnshire’s county team had five Grantham area players stepping up to the oche in their latest match against Glamorgan at the weekend.
In their fifth inter-county match BICC fixture, Lincs welcomed the very experienced Glamorgan to the Blues Club in Gainsborough.
After a late start things got under way on Saturday with the ladies’ B featuring Sharon Magan from Fulbeck.
Sharon lost her match 3-1 but the team held their opponents to a 3-3 draw.
The Lincs men’s B team held Glamorgan to a 6-6 draw, the highlight being Grantham’s Micky Taylor. He started his match slowly but, after stealing the first two legs, got into his strike and left the stage with a 4-0 win and a single dart average of 25.05.
Also playing were Adam Beck and Richard Selby who both lost 4-3, and Ashley Preston who was defeated 4-2.
Lincs ladies’ A won 5-1 on Sunday to give the team a 14-10 lead going into the men’s A competition which led to a 22-14 overall victory - the first outright win for Lincs in the Premier Division.
Pictured from left are: Richard Selby, Ashley Preston, Sharon Magan, Micky Taylor and Adam Beck.