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Martin rules the ocky with tournament win



ockyMARTIN ALLERTON rules the Milford Haven Summer and Winter darts leagues with his third major tournament win in the same season. 

He added to his winter league singles and house champions trophies when he took the summer singles by storm after beating a quality field including James Hall, Simon Jenkins, Brian Wonnacott and Shaun Devonald Forty-six players took part in the tournament on August 1 at Milford United Football Club and quite a few teams fielded full sides. In the first round proper, Lee Boswell beat Gerald Picton, Andrew Charnley beat Justin Thorpe, Brian Wonnacott beat Les Hughes, Daryl Jenkins beat Kieran Haughey, James Hall beat Mark McCarthy, Martin Allerton beat Gareth Starling, Simon Jenkins beat Trevor Hilton, Sean Herring beat Owen Sinnett, Dan Hatch beat Aaron Insey, Dave Trowbs beat Perry Picton, Shaun Devonald beat John Lewis, Liam Newbold beat Stuart Reed, Craig Adams beat Nathan Mathews, Andrew Carrington beat Richard Jones jnr, Nigel Barnett beat Barry Griffiths and Robin Mayne beat James Craig. In the last 16, Andrew Charnley beat Lee Boswell, Brian Wonnacott beat Darryl Jenkins, Martin Allerton beat James Hall, Simon Jenkins beat Sean Herring, Dave Trowbs beat Dan Hatch, Shaun Devonald beat Liam Newbold, Andrew Carrington beat Craig Adams and Robin Mayne beat Nigel Barnett. The quarter finals saw Brian Wonnacott beat Andrew Charnley, Martin Allerton beat Simon Jenkins, Shaun Devonald beat Dave Trowbs and Andrew Carrington beat Robin Mayne. There were four Rugby Club ‘A’ players in the last eight. The semi-finals saw two of Milford’s Super league players win through to the final with Martin Allerton beating Brian Wonnacott 3-0 and Shaun Devonald just getting the better of Andrew Carrington 3-2. In the final it was Martin Allerton who showed his class with a 3-0 win over team mate Shaun Devonald. If there are any business people who would like to sponsor some of these players for the next season’s Super League/Inter-Counties, please contact Malcolm Hawkins on 01646-695203. The new Super League county season starts soon with the Pembrokeshire AGM at the County Venue in Whitland on August 24 at 12.30 p.m. with a tournament to follow for the World Professional Qualifiers at Lakeside. All registered Super league players are eligible to play – men and women. Milford did not field a Ladies team last year for the very first time so perhaps they can put this right this season – you only need six players. The first county game is home to Gloucestershire on September 6/7. For other details contact Malcolm Hawkins.

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Herbie see off Kilgetty



HERBRANDSTON moved up to fourth place in Division 2 on Saturday (Jun 19) as they beat Kilgetty by ten wickets.

Kilgetty batted first after Herbie won the toss but they were bowled out for only 74.

Paul Nicholas was the pick of the bowlers for the home side as he finished with figures of 4-19.

Charlie Malloy also bowled well to finish with figures of 3-7.

Ollie Gamble scored 15 and Martin Lewis added 14 for Kilgetty but they were unable to cope with Herbie’s bowling.

In reply, Harry Nicholas finished not out on 28 while Jonty Bennet finished unbeaten on 36 as they cruised to victory.

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Lamphey seal first win of the season



LAMPHEY earned their first win of the season on Saturday (Jun 19) as they beat Hook by twenty runs.

Lamphey won the toss and batted first and despite some good scores they were bowled out for 158.

Peter McGilloway top scored with 47 and Nic Shelmerdine added 37 for the visitors.

Aled Phelps bowled well as he finished with figures of 5-34 while Brennan Martin (2-14) also claimed two wickets.

In reply, Jake Wicks scored 38 and Owen Phelps scored 30 but Lamphey were able to take wickets at regular intervals.

Aled Phelps also scored 22 but three wickets for McGilloway (3-26) and two for David Blackwell (2-37) helped Lamphey bowl Hook out for 138.

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Double centurions secure stunning win for Dock



PEMBROKE DOCK’s Jake Davies and George Smith both scored centuries as they helped Pembroke Dock cruise to victory over Carew seconds on Saturday (Jun 19).

The Dock chose to bat first after winning the toss and they scored a remarkable 295-4 in their 45 overs.

Jake Davies and Jake Griffiths shared 68 runs for the opening wicket before Griffiths departed on a score of 30 that had included two fours and three sixes.

Scott Griffiths departed for a score of 11 before Davies and Smith took control of the innings.

They shared 133 runs for the third wicket with Davies reaching his century while Smith reached his half century.

Their stand was eventually broken by Kerry Waters who had Davies caught by Jack Scourfield.

Davies hit twenty fours in his score of 118 in what was an excellent knock.

Smith continued on his way to a century and although they lost Nick Daley late on, he smashed his way to triple figures.

Daley’s departure meant the Dock stood on 261-4 with Smith sitting on 91. He soon reached his century and went on to finish unbeaten on 117.

His outstanding knock came off only 82 balls and included 12 fours and six sixes.

It was a fantastic innings from the Dock as they set Carew the daunting task of reaching 296 to win.

Carew seconds were never in the game after those knocks as the Dock bowlers tore through the batting line-up.

Rob Hearn claimed figures of 3-15 while George Smith completed a memorable day with figures of 2-3.

Euan McDonald claimed figures of 2-9 and there was also a wicket for Nick Daley (1-6).

Haydn Shapcott (11) and Barry Evans (10 not out) were the only Carew batsmen to reach double figures.

It meant that Carew were bowled out for just 46, giving the Dock victory by a staggering 249 runs.

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